Lottie Moon Christmas Offering 2016
December 4-11 – Week of Prayer for International Missions
Church Goal – $10,000
Received to Date – $11,920.17
Starting in 1888, the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering was established to empower the international mission efforts for Southern Baptists. After more than a century, the annual offering continues its steady growth. Your giving enables missionaries to be sent to make disciples and multiply churches among unreached peoples and places for the glory of God.
Read the Bible Through in 2017
Click on the different resources available for more information.
Discipleship Training begins Sunday, January 15 at 5:00 p.m.
Preschool Choir, FishStick Kids, 2H4C
Pastor Chuck will be leading a discipleship class for adults – “Improving Our Serve” – on how our spiritual gifts and personality blend to affect what we do, how we do it, and how God intents for that blend to improve our service to the Body of Christ. We need to order books for the class so sign up today.
“All Things New” ( a study of 2 Corinthians), Women’s Discipleship Training Course by Kelly Mintor begins Tuesday, January 17 at 3:00 p.m. Please sign up as soon as possible.
“Lies Young Women Believe” – Youth Girls Bible Study will begin on Tuesday, January 17th at 7:00 p.m. Contact Whitney Brand if you have any questions or if you need a ride.
Camp JOY 2017 Information
It’s never too early to register for Camp JOY 2017! You can find information below and on the Camp JOY webpage. Check it out!
2017 Moldova Missions Trip Information
There will be a Moldova missions team meeting on Tuesday, February 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center. This meeting is for everyone who is planning to serve in Moldova July 20-30.
Mid-Missouri Marriage Conference – As Christ Loved the Church
Pastor Chuck & Sherri will be attending the Mid-Missouri Marriage Conference, hosted by Concord Baptist Church in Jefferson City, on February 10-11, 2017. It features Ray & Jani Ortlund as speakers. We would love for you to go with us! Visit concordjc.org for more information, or pick up an information card in the church office. Cost: $25/person (plus hotel) before January 1, and $35 thereafter.
Men’s Prayer Meeting
All men are invited to attend Tuesdays, 7:00 p.m. in the brick youth house.
2017 Offering Envelopes
Individual boxes of offering envelopes were placed in each Sunday School class. If you were not in a Sunday School class, you may pick up your envelopes in the church office.
In Case of Inclement Weather
In case of inclement weather, service cancellations or any other activity cancellations will be posted on the following:
– The church’s website
– The church’s Facebook page
– KSMO radio (1340 AM)
Women of all ages! Come join us as we “Get Moving.” Thursdays from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center, beginning February 2. Contact Briana Land if you have questions.
Need Church Info?
If you would like up-to-date information on church activities, check this out. www.facebook.com/firstbaptistsalemmo.
The Audiovisual Committee has 14 hearing assistance units available for use in our worship services. If you need help hearing what is being said in the worship services, one of these units may help you. Contact Tim Hines or Jerry Hammons for more information.
Children & Youth Bible Drill
Children & Youth Bible Drill meets Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. See Deborah McLaurin for details.
Best Choice and Campbell’s Labels
Best Choice labels are being collected for the Pregnancy Resource Center. Collection boxes are located in the kitchen and the baby bed in the Family Life Center.
Campbell’s soup labels are still being collected in the church office.
BASIC’s is for senior adults 50+.
The BASIC Choir rehearses and sings at the Care Centers around Salem. Join Today!
If you would like to learn to quilt, or if you are already a quilter and would like to join the ladies who quilt on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m – 3:00 p.m. in room C117-118, see Carol Mimms. All quilts that are made help support the Baptist Children’s Home.
Clothing for men, women, youth, and older children is available in the church’s clothes closet. some coats and shoes are also available. If you need some clothing or know of someone who does, please call the church office.