FIRST CONNECTIONS – June 29, 2018

First Baptist Church Shawnee

Be Disciples. Make Disciples.

 

“In Christ’s family there can be no division into Jew and Gentile, slave and free, male and female. Among us you are all equal. We are all in a common relationship with God.”

Galatians 3:26-28; From The Message

 

Sermon, July 1, 2018:

 “Open the Door of Opportunity”

Revelation 3:7-13

Dr. Charles Kimball

Traditional Service in Sanctuary

Contemporary Service in Fellowship Hall

 

Meetings this week:                  No meetings this week

Special Prayer Requests:

Please pray for the FBC Youth Mission Trip to Spain and that they will have a safe flight as they fly back to the US on July 2nd.

Please pray for the children that will be going to Cross Timbers the 9th through the 12th and that they will have a good trip.

 

Dale and Cindy Hanchey will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 7!

 

Casual Summer at FBC - July Theme Days:

For the month of July, FBC will be having themed Sundays! Each Sunday there will be a new theme that you can choose to dress up for the services. Be creative, and most importantly, have fun!               

July 1st, Celebrate your Country Day: Dress up to show your love for your country! America, France, Mexico, where ever you are from, celebrate it! Let’s bring out all the countries and cultures that make this church so special!

            July 8th, Hawaiian Shirt Day: Dust off your favorite visor and an old pair of khakis for this day! Dress for the summer with your best Hawaiian shirt!

            July 15th, Western Day: Bring out your country boots and cowgirl hats for Western day!

            July 22nd, Favorite Team Day: OU, OSU, the Thunder, whatever your favorite team is, come and represent! All fans are welcome!

 

Pool Party with a Purpose

There will be no pool party this coming Wednesday in observance of the 4th of July. The next pool party will be on July 18th at the Cragin’s house. More information will be available in next week’s Connections.

 

Celebrate Recovery    

Our step-study groups have now closed to work on 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!  For more information, contact Ray/Audrey Rose or Mark/Mary Lively; we are committed to confidentiality in this program.

 

 

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.

 

DON’T FORGET!

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 firstshawnee@gmail.com) Thank you!