FIRST CONNECTIONS – June 1, 2018
First Baptist Church Shawnee
Be Disciples. Make Disciples.
Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, “Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain.” And God granted his request. I Chronicles 4:10, NIV
Sermon, June 3, 2018:
“Stay Close to Jesus When Life Gets Tough”
Dr. Charles Kimball
Traditional Service in Sanctuary
Contemporary Service in Fellowship Hall
Vacation Bible School is Monday!
June 4-7, (9:00 am-noon)
Sign up on the church website: www.firstshawnee.com
VBS Family Night is Wednesday –
We will have food to feed all church members and guests; all are invited.
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Administrative Assistant Needed: First Baptist Church of Shawnee is seeking an Administrative Assistant. 40 hours a week. Salary based on experience and qualifications. MS Office suite, social media proficiency and ability to update church website necessary. Hope for graphic design abilities using Publisher. Ability to learn church database software. Greet people in person and on the phone. Work with church staff, members and guests. Limit resume to 2 pages. Apply by emailing resume in Word or PDF format to email@example.com.
Financial Secretary Needed: First Baptist Church of Shawnee is seeking a Financial Secretary. 20 hours a week. Salary based on experience and qualifications. Bookkeeping/accounting background necessary. Ability to learn church specific accounting software. Recording contributions, bill paying, payroll, etc. Limit resume to 2 pages. Apply by emailing resume in Word or PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Worship Committee needs volunteers willing to be trained on and to run the sound system on a rotating basis. If you are interested or know of someone who might be, please contact Paul Hammond at 405.323.9254 or email@example.com.
It is best to have a minimum of three persons to count the tithes and offerings every Monday morning and one or two others as back-ups in case someone is sick, traveling, etc. With Mary leaving, we are in need of at least one other person to step up and help. If interested, please call Mary at the church office, 275-6111. Thank you!
Casual Summer at FBC
June, July and August
(Look for upcoming info on theme days in July)
POOLS NEEDED THIS SUMMER!
I am looking forward to our Pool Parties with a Purpose for the kids through 6th grade on Wednesday nights again this summer! To help with costs, we would love for any church member who has a pool in their backyard to volunteer to host 1 pool party this summer. We are in search of only 1 more pool!
June 13 - Home of DeeAnn and Richard Schroyer
June 20 - Home of Gary and Robbie Mullins
June 27 – Home of Tony McMurray
July 18 - Home of John and Becky Cragin
July 25th - Home of Jesse and Susan Field
August 1 - OPEN
The church will provide all food and drinks and also a lifeguard for the event. Please let me know if you are interested in hosting our kids! Elaine Hawkins
Do You Love Babies? We Have a Place for You!
We need people to be substitute teachers in the Baby Room during the Sunday School hour (9:15-10:35). When our regular teachers are out, could you help rock babies? Please contact Elaine Hawkins by phone, text, email or in person: 613-1937 & firstname.lastname@example.org
Our step-study groups have now closed to begin the inventory process. Please keep watching for more information in the future months about CR here at FBC – it is looking promising! We appreciate everyone’s prayers! Mary
Give Online. It’s Easy!
FBC is excited to announce that you can now manage your giving On-Line!
Giving On-Line is easy and allows you to set up automatic recurring contributions
and view your complete giving history from anywhere you have internet access.
Go to our website www.firstshawnee.com/give for more details.
If you move or change your phone number or email address, please contact us at the church office so we can make the changes to the church directory and database. (Call 275-6111 or email email@example.com) Thank you! Mary