First Connections, August 2, 2019

FIRST CONNECTIONS – August 2, 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.

Psalm 139:23-24


Sermon, August 4, 2019

Jesus on Answered Prayer

Matthew 7:7-12

Dr. Charles Kimball, Senior Pastor


Meetings this week:


Sunday, August 4th

    9:30 am    Bible Study

  10:45 am    Morning Worship

    6:00 pm    Evening Worship


Monday, August 5th

  11:30 am    Church Council Meeting


Wednesday, August 7th

    4:00 pm    Personnel Committee Meeting

    6:00 pm    Youth Group

                      Prayer Meeting

    6:30 pm    Sanctuary Choir


Thursday, August 8th

  10:30 am    Properties Committee Meeting

    5:30 pm    Celebrate Recovery Meal

    6:15 pm    Celebrate Recovery Meeting


Sunday, August 11th

    9:30 am    Bible Study

  10:45 am    Morning Worship

                      Lord’s Supper

    4:00 pm    Fundraiser Concert to Benefit Jude Balthazar

Family Promise – August 11-18th



Family Promise, August 11-18th

August 11 – 18, 2019 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.


Fundraiser Concert, August 11th

The concert is a fundraiser to benefit Jude Balthazar. As an International student, Jude is unable to legally work while here in the United States. We have been asked to host this benefit concert to help Jude begin the master’s program at OBU in the fall. A love offering will be taken.


Teacher School Supply Drive

FBC is collecting school supplies to give to teachers for the upcoming academic year. A list of supplies needed is on the church website and First Connections. Donations may be brought to the Welcome Center or church office.


Cook Out, August 25th

Join us for a late summer-early fall cookout! Bring your family and friends as we celebrate together. The church will provide burgers. Bring your favorite side item or dessert to share!

Volunteer Opportunity

FBC is currently seeking someone to assist with the Sunday school records. Pat Brown has been doing them for 12 years and needs a volunteer that can rotate the duties. For more information please contact the office, thank you.



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 Thank you!