FIRST CONNECTIONS – May 3, 2019
First Baptist Church Shawnee
Love God, Love People, Love Shawnee
Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts.
See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.
Sermon, May 5, 2019
Jesus’ Suffering Helps Us Understand Our Suffering
Dr. Charles Kimball, Senior Pastor
Meetings this week:
Sunday, May 5th 9:30 am Bible Study
10:45 am Morning Worship
6:00 pm Fruit of the Spirit Children’s Choir Program
Monday, May 6th 11:30 am Church Council Meeting
Wednesday, May 8th 5:30 pm Children’s End of the Year Party!
6:00 pm Prayer Meeting
6:30 pm Sanctuary Choir
7:00 pm SPARK in the Park!
Thursday, May 9th 5:30 pm Celebrate Recovery Meal
6:15 pm Celebrate Recovery Meeting
Friday, May 10th 6:00 pm Kid’s Night Out!
Sunday, May 12th 9:30 am Bible Study
10:45 am Morning Worship
No Evening Worship - Happy Mother’s Day!
Family Promise 5/12 – 5/19/2019
FBC Supper Club
Want to get to know your fellow church members better? Looking for a great evening of food and conversation? Supper Club is a time of fun, food and fellowship for groups of singles, couples and families to get to know each other better. Groups will meet once a month. How do you get involved? Sign up in your Sunday School class or email Audrey Rose at email@example.com or text to 918-557-7862.
There is a family/handicap accessible restroom behind A100 near the sanctuary elevator. This is a great space for family’s or those with special needs. It also has a changing table and safety rails.
We have six pews available to anyone who can transport them. For more information please contact the office.
The 2019 volunteer shirts are ready and available for pick-up at the office. Prices for shirts are $10 for small to extra-large and $12 for 2XL and larger.
Fruit of the Spirit Choir Event, May 5th
Come join us May 5, at 6:00 p.m. for an evening of music, with performances by
the Young Musicians, Music Makers and Young Ringers!
End of the Year Kid’s Party, May 8th
The children’s end of the year party will be May 8th at 5:30p.m. The party will be at the Kid’s Space Park here in Shawnee.
SPARK in the Park!
The SPARK class party will be from 7:00pm to 8:00pm at the Kid’s Space Park!
Kid’s Night Out, May 10th
On May 10th from 6 -10:00pm there will be a Kid’s Night out for children ages birth through 6th grade to have fun and fellowship with other children at church!! (Parents get a night out too!!) Please RSVP with Elaine Hawkins by May 9th at noon!
Family Promise, May 12-19th
May 12th – 19th we are hosting Family Promise. Please sign up on the office window to bring a meal or spend a night or evening. For more information please contact Jan Tipton.
VBS Announcements, June 3-6th
VBS will be Monday through Thursday 9:00 am to noon. For Kid’s who are entering Kindergarten through entering 6th grade. We are also looking for volunteers to assist with VBS! If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Elaine Hawkins.
Members can now sign up to receive the Baptist Messenger by mail or have a digital copy sent to their home free of cost. If you would like to sign up or would like more information,
please visit www.baptistmessenger.com or call (405)942-3800.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org). Thank you!