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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!
The Rheubin L. South Missouri Missions Offering is now being collected. Envelopes are in offering boxes or in the back of pews.
OUR GOAL: $1,500+
RECEIVED TO DATE: $1,761
Men's Bible Study at Common Grounds Restaurant
First Facts for September 21
Sunday School 223
Morning Worship 259
Discipleship Training 130
Evening Worship 125
We would like to say thank you to our church family for all the prayers, kind words, and beautiful cards at the loss of our brother. Everything was so appreciated.
Don and Melba Seelke
Thank you, church family for your expressions of sympathy with cards, calls, and prayers at the loss of my sister. May God bless each one. --- Kim Wynn
THANK YOU to all who sent cards and visited me on my birthday. I appreciate you all. --- Ellen Peck
All ladies are invited to a bridal shower for Brianne Sisco. It will be held in the Family Life Center on Saturday, October 11, 12:30 p.m.
To Greg & Cheryl Smith and family at the loss
of Greg’s mother
Start collecting items for Operation
Christmas Child boxes. (School supplies are on sale now!)
Sunday, October 5 – Doug Clark 573-261-0057
Deacons of the Month
September: Charlie Shults 729-3783 Jim Freeman 729-6791
October: John Whelan 729-7367 Earl Welch 729-3418
KIDZ CHOIR rehearsals are being conducted every Monday, 3:00-5:00 p.m. They are working on their Christmas musical entitled, “Fact Or Fiction: The Christmas Edition.” Transportation is provided from R-80, North Wood, and Oak Hill schools for children in grades 1-6 who have signed permission slips.
CELEBRATION CHOIR CHRISTMAS rehearsals are being conducted on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. Copies of the Christmas music are available on CD to help learn the music. All adults and teenagers who desire to sing in the Christmas production should plan to attend these Wednesday evening rehearsals.
2015 MOLDOVA MISSIONS TRIP INFORMATION MEETING is scheduled for Tuesday, October 7, 7:00 p.m., for anyone who is considering serving next year. The trip dates are July 23-August 2.
MISSOURI BAPTIST CONVENTION DISASTER RELIEF TRAINING will be conducted at the FBC Houston on Friday and Saturday, October 10 & 11. The fee is $40. All participants are required to preregister at <MissouriBaptist.org/dr>.
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.
OPPORTUNITIES AT FIRST
Sunday, September 28
9:00 AM – Sunday School
10:15 AM – Morning Worship
4:30 PM – Men’s Ministry Bible Study in Room C 101
5:00 PM – Preschool Choir
– Fish Sticks
– Discipleship Training for Adults
6:00 PM – Evening Worship
7:00 PM – Deacons’ Meeting
Tuesday, September 30
10:00 AM-3:00 PM – Quilting in Room C 117-118
1:00 & 4:00 PM – A Woman’s Heart
5:30 PM – Handbell Choir Rehearsal
Wednesday, October 1
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
Friday, October 3
10:00 AM – Prayer Meeting in Old Choir Room
All children through the 5th grade who attend Sunday School at least 4 times from September 7-October 19 are eligible to attend the Children’s Sunday School Swim Party.
Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The bus will leave after the morning service on October 19 and return at 5:00. Children need to BRING their swimsuits and a towel. No cutoffs are allowed.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org your name. You will receive an email with a link for you to register at rightnowmedia.com. with