201 N. MacArthur Salem, Mo. 573-729-4863
First Baptist Church Salem, Mo.
Monday, May 25, 2015
Growing Loving Serving
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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!  

 
 
Movie night, Sunday, May 17, 6:00 p.m.
“The Drop Box” tells the story of a South Korean pastor and his heroic efforts to embrace and protect the most vulnerable members of society.
   

 
 
 
 

June 22 - 26 

 
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Help the Riverways Pregnancy Resource Center
 
A baby bed is in the hallway to the Family Life Center for you to put items for the Riverways Pregnancy Resource Center. A list of items needed by the center is on the bulletin board above the crib. Another way to help is to fill a baby bottle with change. Baby bottles will be distributed at the end of the morning worship service. Please take a bottle and fill it with loose change and return it on or before Father’s Day, June 21.
  

Coming Up for BASICs
 
·         BASICS will have a potluck luncheon on Thursday, May 28, at noon. The program will be a piano concert by Ann Emory. A sign-up sheet is on the BASIC bulletin board.
·         A trip to the Strawberry Festival at First Baptist Church in Arnold will take place on Saturday, June 19. Departure time to be announced.
 
 
   
Bus Schedule
Sunday, May 17 – Doug Clark 573-261-0057
 
Deacons of the Month
May: Steve Spencer 729-4962     Joe Brand 247-1651
 
 
Bus Schedule
Sunday Morning, May 24 – John Hayes 729-1471
 
Deacons of the Month
May: Steve Spencer 729-4962     Joe Brand 247-1651
 

 
FIRST BAPTIST COOKBOOKS
 
The Women’s Ministry will be putting together a new First Baptist cookbook. If you would like to submit some recipes, you may fill out the forms on the table in the Family Life Center or type your recipes. Turn all recipes in to the church office.
 

SYMPATHY TO
 
Beverly Powell/Buzz & Rose Powell at
the loss of their son/brother
 

Hello, Men of First Baptist Church. What do you think about a Main Event at FBC Raytown on July 17-18?
 
Speakers are Dr. Tony Evans, Tommy Bowden, David Akers, Darrin Patrick, Derwin Gray, Tierce Green, Mike Hamilton, and Stephen Kendrick. Also featured will be Comedian Marty Simpson and Worship Leader Stephen Miller.
 
Join us in Kansas City for worship, humor, and challenging messages from an amazing group of pastors, leaders, and high achievers. There are many hotels in the area to choose from. Ticket price is $69 if bought before May 1 — $89 if bought at the door. Please contact Mike Comer at 847-736-1136 or farm572@gmail.com (We know of great BBQ in KC.).
 

 
GRADUATION OPEN HOUSE
The family of Josh Plank would like to invite everyone to help celebrate Josh’s high school graduation. An open house for Josh will be held next Sunday afternoon, May 24, from 2:00-6:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Finger foods will be served throughout the afternoon.
No Gifts Please!

 

 
 

July 19 - 22

 
 

 

MOLDOVA MISSIONS TEAM TRAINING MEETING Tuesday, May 19, 7:00 p.m., in the Family Life Center for all team members.
 
SPRING SEMESTER DISCIPLESHIP TRAINING. “Grace-Based Parenting” is being offered to adults, Sundays, 5:00-5:45 p.m. The Women’s Ministry study of “Gideon” is on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
 
FINANCIAL SUPPORT. If you want to help with the financial support of a Moldova missions team member, drop your contribution by the church office. Three members presently need help with the $2,905 fees. You can also purchase textbooks for pastors who will attend the new Pastors’ Institute and help with their scholarships.
 
MOLDOVA MISSIONS LOVE OFFERING will be received on Sunday, June 7, to underwrite the costs for construction materials, dental supplies, medical supplies and prescription drugs, day camp supplies, Pastor’s Institute textbooks and participants’ stipends. The estimated cost is $15,000.
    

SYMPATHY TO
 
David & Sherry Lo and family at the loss of Sherry’s father
 
Clifford & Beverly Thompson and family at the loss of their son-in-law
 
Don & Pat Floyd at the loss of Pat’s brother
 
    
 


OPPORTUNITIES AT FIRST
 
Sunday, May 10
    9:00 AM – Sunday School
    10:15 AM – Morning Worship (No Children’s Church)
Tuesday, May 12
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM – Quilting in Room C 117-118
    1:00 & 4:00 PM – Gideon (Women’s Ministry Study)
    1:00-6:00 PM – Blood Drive
    5:30 PM – Handbell Choir Rehearsal
Wednesday, May 13
    8:00-9:30 AM – Men’s Bible Study at Common Grounds
    5:00 PM – Gym Open
    6:00 PM – TeamKID
                  – Xtreme Youth
                  – Adult Bible Study
    7:00 PM – Celebration Choir Rehearsal
Thursday, May 14
    11:00 AM – BASIC Choir Rehearsal
Friday, May 15
    10:00 AM – Prayer Meeting in Old Choir Room
Saturday, May 16
    8:00 AM – BASIC Trip to Heritage Days in St. Charles
 
 

 
OPPORTUNITIES AT FIRST
 
Sunday, May 17
    9:00 AM – Sunday School
    10:15 AM – Morning Worship
    5:00 PM – Preschool Choir
                  – Fish Sticks
                  – Youth Camp JOY Training
                  – Discipleship Training for Adults
    6:00 PM – “The Drop Box” Movie
Tuesday, May 19
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM – Quilting in Room C 117-118
    1:00 & 4:00 PM – Gideon
    7:00 PM – Moldova Meeting for All Team Members
Wednesday, May 20
    8:00-9:30 AM – Men’s Bible Study at Common Grounds
    5:00 PM – Gym Open
    6:00 PM – TeamKID
                  – Xtreme Youth
                  – Adult Bible Study
    7:00 PM – Celebration Choir Rehearsal
Thursday, May 21
    10:30 AM – BASIC Choir at Salem Care (bus leaves at 10:15)
Friday, May 22
    10:00 AM – Prayer Meeting in Old Choir Room
 
 
   
Back to School Bash - August 1st
 
Be watching for those back to school sales!
 
CONGRATULATIONS
 
Congratulations to Doug & Faith Clark on the birth of a new granddaughter. Ryan Elizabeth Ann Frederick was born on May 7. She weighed 8 lb., 2 oz. and was 19.7" long. She joins big sister Evabel.
 

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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