First Connections November 21, 2017

FIRST CONNECTIONS – November 21, 2017

First Baptist Church Shawnee

Be Disciples. Make Disciples.


Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him, bless his name! For the Lord is good; his steadfast love endures for ever, and his faithfulness to all generations.  Psalm 100:4-5



The church office will be closed Wednesday-Friday, November 22-24. Also, there will be no afternoon/evening activities at the church on Sunday, November 26.

Have a blessed Thanksgiving!


Sermon, Sunday November 26: “Submission in the Workplace”; Ephesians 6:5-9; Paul Stevens


Giving Tree

Bags will be available starting this Sunday, Nov. 26.


New security protocol:

Starting Sunday, November 26, the east doors by the Children’s Area will no longer be used as a Sunday School/church entrance. Thank you for understanding as we seek to make our church an even safer place for everyone to worship.


Celebrate Recovery – step studies do not meet this week. See you November 30.

If you have any questions about this program you may call Audrey at 918-557-7862, Ray at 918-557-7863, Mary at 275-6111, or Mark at 765-4759.  All inquiries will be handled confidentially.



Women’s Christmas Tea
Sunday, December 10th
4:00 - 6:00 pm in Fellowship Hall
Wear something festive and bring your favorite Christmas cookies to share. RSVP via the sign-up sheet in the Welcome Center. Donations accepted.


Mark Your Calendars

Senior Adult Trip to see the Christmas Lights at Eischen’s in Okarche

December 14 – in the evening, exact time and cost TBA