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December 1, 2013
December Memory Verse:
- Isaiah 9:2 "The people walking
in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow
of death a light has dawned."
Read the Bible in a Year:
- 3 Chapters a day and 5 Chapters on
- The Membership Class that I had hoped
to have in November will be in January. Please know I welcome you to attend.
ABWM Christmas Tea:
- Sunday, December 1st at
3pm at First Baptist Church. "People of Light"; Traditional and Original
Christmas Music Presented by Reesa Bebb and Stacey Petersen. Accompanied by
Kris Hughbanks. Women and girls of all ages are welcome.
Senior Adult Walk:
- Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at
- RWF Dinner and Devotions Monday at 5:30 pm
- Who Do You Think You Are? Finding your true identity in Christ. Virtuous
Women's Bible Study meets Tuesday nights at 5:30pm.
- Bell Choir practice is
Tuesday night at 7pm in the choir room.
- Church Night Meal: 6pm Wednesday in
the Gym. Join us!
- 7pm Church Night Activities: Adult
Study - "Christians Living in a Non-Christian Culture; a Study of
Ephesians", Women's Study, Choir, Youth, AWANA, Nursery.
Men's Bible Study:
- Trustees, CE, Diaconate; Thursday at
- Ladies Prayer Time: Monday Mornings
- Women's Bible Study: Friday Mornings
- Thursday at 7pm. This
week's topic: The Art of Listening; An Act of Love.
Christian Business Men's Lunch:
- Friday at noon at the
Upward Coaches Meeting:
- The Retired Ministers and
Missionaries Offering will be collected next Sunday.
Youth Leaders Meeting:
Youth Praise Band:
- Next Sunday at 5pm. 2014
nominations, budget, and year end.
All Church Multi Media Christmas Program:
- Please contact Denise Van
Winkle at firstname.lastname@example.org or 224-0131 to let her know the name of your
group, length, and content as soon as possible so she can make the order of the
Bean Bag Chairs Needed:
& 6th Grade group is looking for new or slightly used bean bag chairs. Call
Karla Rohde if you have one to donate.
Christmas Care Tree:
- The Christmas Care Tree
is set up in the Narthex. Please bring unwrapped gifts with the tag attached
and place in the red tub under the tree by Sunday, December 15th. Call Val Gwin
at 308-390-9861 with questions.
- If you would like to
donate a poinsettia for the sanctuary, please purchase one at your favorite
florist and let Angie know what you would like printed in the bulletin.
Consider a silk one to be used year after year.
- Youth Christmas Sweater
Party: Dec. 4th at Youth Group. All Youth Parents are invited.
- All Church Christmas
Program: Wednesday December 11th at 7pm. Bring a dozen cookies to share.
- Sr. Adult Christmas Tea:
Friday, Dec. 13th from 2-4. Pastor Stan and Pam host this fun event.
- Baby's First Christmas:
December 22nd at both services. If you have had a baby born in 2013, please
come celebrate with us.
- All Church Caroling will
be December 18th at 7pm. Come and join the fun!!! Cocoa and Cookies following
at the church. Bring a dozen to share.
- Candlelight Christmas Eve
Services: Dec. 24th at 6pm and 10pm.
First Baptist Cares:
- Please join us to
encourage others in our church family and enjoy some fun fellowship. We meet in
the Library, Wednesday nights at 7:00pm.
- First Baptist Cares is
seeking Military addresses of your loved ones. They can be state side or
overseas. We also want e-mail addresses if you have them. We would like to
encourage those who bravely serve our country. Thanks!!!
- Friday Promise Keepers, 11:30am, Saints Alive Room. Bring a sack
lunch. Call Bill @ 440-1030 or Bob @ 893-9217.
- Monday Night Promise Keepers, Monte Krueger's Home, 1705 6th Ave @
7 pm, 1st & 3rd Monday, Questions call 236-9217
- Tuesday Night Promise Keepers, Rob Gwin's Home @ 7:30 pm, 1st
& 3rd Tuesday, Questions call 234-1563
- First Baptist Counselor, Angie McDermott, holds a Master's degree
in Counseling and is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner. She has been with the Church since January of
1997. You can set up an appointment with Angie by calling (308) 293-2220
- If you need to add a loved one to the
prayer chain please call Krystal Arehart at 308-293-0645 or email to
Videos of the Service:
- Please note that you may now WATCH
the worship service. It will be online by Sunday afternoons. Go to
www.kearneyfirstbaptist.org then go to video library and choose the service
Sunday School Hour:
- Young Adults Sunday School Class: We meet downstairs in the old youth room.
- The College Sunday School Class meets
in the Library
- Friends Class: Meets in the Friends
room and studies a variety of topics.
- Saints Alive Class: Meets in the
- Servants and Friends: We meet in the
Gym and study a variety of topics.
- Truth Seekers: We meet in the North
East Quad Room.
- Faith Builders Fellowship Group: We
meet in the SE Quad room. "Life Without Limits" by Nick Vujicic.
- Pathfinders 2: Ministry for middle
agers (stage of life). Biblical principles applied weekly to today's family
issues and current worldly events. All are welcome.
- What In the World is Going On? A DVD study by Turning Point's Dr.
David Jeremiah. Come and learn with us in Hope Class.
- Unshackled: We meet in the SW Quad.
- Agape Sunday School Class: "Ecclesiastes" led by Mark
- Partners With Christ Class: We are studying the Sermon on the
Mount. Join us!
- Young Adults Class: Join us for an hour of fellowship and study.
We meet downstairs in the old youth room.
- Bible Expo Class: We are studying Ephesians. We meet in the Lower