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January 12, 2014

January Memory Verse:

  • Deuteronomy 6:5 "Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength."

Read the Bible in a Year:

  • 3 Chapters a day and 5 Chapters on Sunday.

Membership Class:

  • Membership Class will start on January 12th at 9:30am in the Choir Room. All ages are welcome.

All Church Reception:

  • For Pastor Sean & Mallory Dougherty: Sunday, January 12th from 2-4pm in the Lower Level. Come welcome our new pastor. Gift Cards for household items welcome.

Annual Congregation Meeting:

  • Next Sunday at 5pm. Bring finger foods to share.

Youth Leaders:

  • Today at 12:30pm

Youth Praise Band:

  • Today at 2pm

Live Gospel Music:

  • Tonight from 6-8pm

Senior Adult Walk:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00am

Lunch with the Three Stooges:

  • "Seeking New Meaning in Life, Dreams and Mission". Monday at the Lighthouse Center from noon - 1pm. Bring your lunch.

Roger Williams Fellowship:

  • RWF Dinner and Devotions: Monday at 5:30pm.

Prison Ministries:

  • Monday at 6:30pm

S.O.S. Suicide Support Group:

  • Monday at 6:50pm

Virtuous Women:

  • Tuesday at 5:30pm. "Who Do You Think You Are?"

Church Night Activities:

  • Adult Study "The Books of Moses" in the Quads, Women's Study, Choir, Youth, 5th & 6th Grade group in the Pathfinder's Room, AWANA, Nursery available.

Men's Bible Study:

  • Thursday at 8:45am

Youth Lunch Bunch:

  • Thursday at 11:30am

Women's Ministries:

  • Ladies Prayer Time: Monday Mornings at 9:30am
  • Rebekah Anna Circle: At Peg Baer's Tuesday at 7pm.
  • Sisters of Ruth: Wednesday at 11:30am
  • Hannah Circle: Thursday at 7pm
  • Sarah Circle: Thursday at 7pm
  • Women's Bible Study: Friday Mornings at 9:30am

New Building Committee:

  • Thursday at 7pm

Lifetree Cafe:

  • Thursday at 7pm. This week's topic: Mysteries of Mental Illness: One woman's struggle to regain her life.

New Building Committee:

  • Thursday night at 6:30pm.

Men's Breakfast:

  • Saturday at 7:30am

Shawl Ministry:

  • Saturday at 9am at Evelyn Watts' home, 34 La Platte Road. Please come and join us (crocheters, knitters, want to learn and compassionate visitors welcome)! Questions, call Evelyn at 627-7864.

Senior Adult Potluck:

  • Thursday, Jan. 23rd at 11:30am. Bring a dish to share. Father Bob Rooney will share his life story.

AB Girls:

  • Monday, January 20th at 4:30pm. We will be making the decorations for the cheer plates that the ABWM deliver for Valentine's Day. Questions, call Kathy at 440-2150 or Cresta at 293-2379.

All Board and Committee Chairs and Ministry Leaders:

  • Your annual reports are due. Please email them to secretary@kearneyfirstbaptist.org or bring a copy in to the office as soon as possible. Thanks!

Immediate Opening:

  • Part Time Custodian: Evenings Monday - Thursday and variable weekend hours. Some snow removal, light maintenance and janitorial duties. Max 24 hours per week. $15/hour. Apply in the office.

Financial Peace University:

  • Beginning January 27th at North Campus. Contact Brian Peterson at 627-5036 for more info.

He Man Gardening and Canning Club:

  • Please plan on attending a 15 minute meeting following Men's Breakfast on January 18th. Isaiah 61:11

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!!!

Promise Keepers:

  • 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

Christian Counselling:

  • 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 krystalarehart@gmail.com./

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 you desire.


  • Preschool times and rates have changed for 2014-2015. It is hopeful that the change in hours will benefit the families who have school age children and working parents. The preschool sessions are 4 & 5 yr olds MWF 8:30-11:00am or 12:15-2:45pm at $95/month and 3&4 yr olds Tues. & Thurs. 8:30am - 11am @ $85/month. We are taking registrations now. Register soon to get the session of your choice. Forms available in the office or at the info desk. Please include $40 registration fee with your registration form or your spot cannot be held.

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 Saints Room.
  • 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: "Joshua" led by Leroy Giffin
  • 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 Level.