201 N. MacArthur Salem, Mo. 573-729-4863
First Baptist Church Salem, Mo.
Friday, November 28, 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!       

  HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

 

KIDZ CHOIR Presents :  Fact or Fiction Christmas Edition

December 7th

6:00 P.M.

Everyone is invited!

 

If you would like to purchase a poinsettia in memory or honor of a loved one, please call or come by the church office. The poinsettias will be used to decorate the sanctuary through December. The deadline to purchase a poinsettia is Monday, November 24 (or possibly earlier if all have been purchased). The cost is $11.00 each. 
 

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

 Men's Bible Study at Common Grounds Restaurant

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

First Facts for November 16
 
Sunday School                                                        213
Morning Worship                                                    256
Discipleship Training                                              139
Evening Worship                                                    135
 

BASIC Trip
BASICs will leave at 9:00 on Friday, December 5, to go Christmas shopping in Fairview Heights, Illinois. That evening, they will see the Christmas lights at Our Lady of the Snows. A sign-up sheet is on the BASIC bulletin board.
 

NOTICE: All Wednesday evening activities scheduled for November 26 have been moved to Tuesday, November 25, to allow church families to make preparation for Thanksgiving Day. The handbell choir rehearsal previously scheduled for the 25th is canceled.
 

 

 
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Boxes are all packed up and ready to go.  Thank you FBC Salem!

 

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,” which will be presented Sunday, December 7, 6:00 p.m. Dress rehearsal for the musical will be conducted on Saturday, December 6, 9:00 a.m. until noon. The Kidz Choir Christmas party will be conducted on Monday, December 8, at 3:00. The choir will then recess for the rest of December and start rehearsals again in January.
 
CELEBRATION CHOIR CHRISTMAS rehearsals are being conducted on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. The Christmas presentation of “There Is Peace in the World Tonight” will be given on Sunday, December 14, 10:15 a.m. There are no choir rehearsals scheduled for Wednesdays, December 17, 24, or 31.
 

NOTICE: All Wednesday evening activities scheduled for November 26 have been moved to Tuesday, November 25, to allow church families to make preparation for Thanksgiving Day. The handbell choir rehearsal previously scheduled for the 25th is canceled.

 


 

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

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.  
 
 
 

CONGRATULATIONS
 
Congratulations to Sally Hogeboom on the birth of
her first great-grandchild. Great-granddaughter
Khloe Fayre Elliott was born on November 7. She
weighed 8 lb., 2 oz. and was 21" long.
OPPORTUNITIES AT FIRST
 
Sunday, November 23
    9:00 AM – Sunday School
    10:15 AM – Morning Worship
    4:30 PM – Men’s Ministry Bible Study
    5:00 PM – Preschool Choir
                  – Fish Sticks
                  – 2H4C
                  – Discipleship Training for Adults
    6:00 PM – Evening Worship
    7:00 PM – Deacons’ Meeting
Monday, November 24
    3:00 PM – Kidz Choir
Tuesday, November 25
    5:00 PM – Gym Open
    6:00 PM – TeamKID
                  – Xtreme Youth
                  – Adult Bible Study
    7:00 PM – Celebration Choir Rehearsal
Thursday & Friday, November 27 & 28
    Church Offices Closed
 
 
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