201 N. MacArthur Salem, Mo. 573-729-4863
First Baptist Church Salem, Mo.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Knowing Christ & Making Him Known


  We are excited you have chosen to view First Baptist Church's web site. First Baptist Church exists to honor

and glorify the precious name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. We are a Southern Baptist Church

dedicated to preaching, teaching, and living the truth of God's Word. We are determined, by the leadership

of the Holy Spirit, to be a church ministering to Salem, Dent County, and the world for the glory of the Lord.

We look forward to having you visit with us!       



Community Christmas Dinner 
We will be hosting our annual Community Christmas Dinner on Thursday, Christmas Day, from 11:00-1:00. This is for church members, non-members, anyone and everyone. If you can bring food, help serve, or help in any way, call Teresa Whelan at 247-3027 

November 30-December 7
Week of Prayer for International Missions
Our Goal: $14,000

 Men's Bible Study at Common Grounds Restaurant

 Wednesday morning's
8:00-9:30 a.m.   

More greeters are needed on Sundays. If you can help, please contact Bro. Michael, Paula, or Lindsay Case.


Christmas presentation of  “There Is Peace in the World Tonight” will be given  Sunday, December 14, 10:15 a.m. There are no choir rehearsals scheduled for Wednesdays, December 17, 24, or 31.

 BASIC Christmas Dinner

The BASIC Christmas dinner will be this Thursday, December 11, at noon. The Salem High School Chamber Choir will bring the program and be our guests for lunch. Please bring extra food. A sign-up sheet is on the BASIC bulletin board.

First Facts for November 30
Sunday School                                                        232
Morning Worship                                                    284
Discipleship Training                                              117
Evening Worship                                                    163

 Bus Schedule

 Sunday, December 14 – Gary Brown 729-4915
Deacons of the Month
December: Wayne Gott 729-6001     Jim Ellis 729-7244   

 To Larry & Rita
Farrar at the loss of Larry’s sister
To Freda Maloney & family at the loss of her husband, Bryce

Check our Facebook page for upcoming events -

pictures and happenings. . .


The sound/media crew have been downloading sermons and music to our
church you tube page.  Check out our media page on here, our facebook page, and subscribe to our you tube page.  

Sunday, December 7
    9:00 AM – Sunday School
    10:15 AM – Morning Worship
    2:30 PM – Worship at Seville
    5:00 PM – Kidz Choir Warm-up Rehearsal
    6:00 PM – Kidz Choir Musical
Monday, December 8
    3:00 PM – Kidz Choir Christmas Party
Tuesday, December 9
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM – Quilting in Room C 117-118
Wednesday, December 10
    8:00-9:30 AM – Men’s Bible Study at Common Grounds
    4:00 PM – Bible Drill Practice
    5:00 PM – Gym Open
    6:00 PM – TeamKID
                  – Xtreme Youth
                  – Business Meeting/Adult Bible Study
    7:00 PM – Celebration Choir Rehearsal
Thursday, December 11
    11:00 AM – BASIC Choir Rehearsal
    12:00 PM – BASIC Christmas Dinner (Program by High School
                            Chamber Choir)
Friday, December 12
    10:00 AM – Prayer Meeting in Old Choir Room
Saturday, December 13
    1:00 PM – Derek Stringer/Brianne Sisco Wedding
Right Now Media
The church as paid for the right to use the resources of Right Now Media.  This means that all church members have free access to Bible Studies, devotionals, and children's programs.  These videos may be used by individuals or families who would like to supplement their personal or family devotions, or those who want an outreach tool.  To sign up, send your email address to  myork@firstbaptistsalem.org your name.  You will receive an email with a link for you to register at rightnowmedia.com. with