THE MIDWEEK


Monthly Book Club:  The book for this time is Echoes of Titanic, by Mary Starns Clark.  We will meet agai nto talk about the book on October 10 at 7:00pm at Judy Malloy’s home.  All are welcome.  Happy reading!  If you have any questions, please contact Elsie Davis

Monthly Book Club:  The book for this time is Echoes of Titanic, by Mary Starns Clark.  We will meet agai nto talk about the book on October 10 at 7:00pm at Judy Malloy’s home.  All are welcome.  Happy reading!  If you have any questions, please contact Elsie Davis


Wednesday Dinner Menus

5:00pm   Cost: Donations

Sept 20:  Lasagna, Garlic Bread, Salad, Dessert

Sept 27:  Pulled Pork, Mac & Cheese, Salad, Dessert


Prayer Circle:   Everyone is welcome! 5:30 Sunday evening in conference room or pastor’s office.  Join with the family in praying for our church, our staff, our leadership, and our search committee.  Sponsored by Barnabas Prayer Group.

Prayer Circle:  

Everyone is welcome!

5:30 Sunday evening in conference room or pastor’s office.  Join with the family in praying for our church, our staff, our leadership, and our search committee.  Sponsored by Barnabas Prayer Group.


Needs include:  small cars & trucks, small dolls & stuffed animals, t-shirts, toothbrushes, washcloths & soap.  AAA batteries are needed for small flashlights that make great WOW gifts. 

Needs include:  small cars &
trucks, small dolls & stuffed animals, t-shirts, toothbrushes, washcloths
& soap.  AAA batteries are needed for
small flashlights that make great WOW gifts. 


We meet at McDonalds every Thursday at 6:30am.  Right now we are studying the book of Matthew.  If you need more information, call Don Rodgers at 573-682-4404.

We meet at McDonalds every Thursday at 6:30am.  Right now we are studying the book of Matthew.  If you need more information, call Don Rodgers at 573-682-4404.

Work Day:  September 16: 8:00am-2:00pm To raise money for camps, mission trips and DNow.  Sign up on the office bulletin board.    Dare2Share:  September 23; All Day; $20; at Concord Baptist, Jefferson City ADULT HELP NEEDED:  We are needing volunteers to be greeters and ushers at this event.  Volunteers will have an orientation Sept 22 at 6:30pm-8:30pm and then need to be at the event before 9:00am thru 5:00pm Sept 23.  If you are willing to help, please contact Jason Kramer at 573-825-7164.   Casas Por Cristo:  Meeting September 24 after morning worship.  Family Mission Trip in May 25 – June 2, 2018.  If you and your family want to come to a meeting to get more information, please come to the first meeting.   SYATP (See You At The Pole): Sept 27 at 7:30; CHS & CBMS Breakfast at FBC right after.   Operation Christmas Child:  We are collecting bars of soap for this mission project.  We will have boxes for girls and guys.  The team with the most soap gets to go to Chick-Fil-AOct. 4.  Put your name on the bars and donate for your chance to go with winning team! 

Work Day:  September 16: 8:00am-2:00pm

To raise money for camps, mission trips and DNow.  Sign up on the office bulletin board.

 

 Dare2ShareSeptember 23; All Day; $20; at Concord Baptist, Jefferson City

ADULT HELP NEEDED:  We are needing volunteers to be greeters and ushers at this event.  Volunteers will have an orientation Sept 22 at 6:30pm-8:30pm and then need to be at the event before 9:00am thru 5:00pm Sept 23.  If you are willing to help, please contact Jason Kramer at 573-825-7164.

 

Casas Por Cristo:  Meeting September 24 after morning worship.  Family Mission Trip in May 25 – June 2, 2018.  If you and your family want to come to a meeting to get more information, please come to the first meeting.

 

SYATP (See You At The Pole): Sept 27 at 7:30; CHS & CBMS

Breakfast at FBC right after.

 

Operation Christmas Child:  We are collecting bars of soap for this mission project.  We will have boxes for girls and guys.  The team with the most soap gets to go to Chick-Fil-AOct. 4.  Put your name on the bars and donate for your chance to go with winning team! 


 WOW will begin a new bible study on Monday Sept. 11. We will be studying Max Lacado's book " before Amen". All women are welcome to join us.  We meet at 1pm and 7pm at Bryson's home, 539 east Gano Chance Drive.  Any questions check with Patti Bryson.

 WOW will begin a new bible study on Monday Sept. 11. We will be studying Max Lacado's book " before Amen". All women are welcome to join us.  We meet at 1pm and 7pm at Bryson's home, 539 east Gano Chance Drive.  Any questions check with Patti Bryson.


Sunday Morning Service 8:30am Come & Go Breakfast 9:00am Sunday School 10:15am Church Service

Sunday Morning Service
8:30am Come & Go Breakfast
9:00am Sunday School
10:15am Church Service


Woman's Missionary Union (WMU)  We meet the first Thursday of each month at 1:00pm in the church fellowship hall.  Come join us as we do a variety of mission projects. 

Woman's Missionary Union (WMU)

 We meet the first Thursday of each month at 1:00pm in the church fellowship hall.  Come join us as we do a variety of mission projects. 

Team Kids Every Wednesday 5:45pm – 7:30pm    PreK – 5th grade  

Team Kids

Every Wednesday

5:45pm – 7:30pm   

PreK – 5th grade

 


The Pantry is open the 3rd Wednesday of every month. September Focus This month we are asking for $10 gift card donations from C&R, Prengers, Dollar Tree, and Dollar General.  Cards can be turned in to the church office or the offering plate during church.  Any other donations are greatly appreciated.  The pantry is running low at this time.  Thank you for any and all donations.  For those in need: Pantry open: September 20: 1:00-3:00pm  

The Pantry is open the 3rd Wednesday of every month.

September Focus

This month we are asking for $10 gift card donations from C&R, Prengers, Dollar Tree, and Dollar General.  Cards can be turned in to the church office or the offering plate during church. 

Any other donations are greatly appreciated.  The pantry is running low at this time.  Thank you for any and all donations. 

For those in need:

Pantry open: September 20: 1:00-3:00pm

 


Would you like to get announcements and notifications by email?  You will receive cancellations, ministry notifications, deaths, births, prayer concerns, etc.  Please email the church office if you are interested in getting these various notifications.  jstelzer61@gmail.com.

Would you like to get announcements and notifications by email?  You will receive cancellations, ministry notifications, deaths, births, prayer concerns, etc.  Please email the church office if you are interested in getting these various notifications.  jstelzer61@gmail.com.


Background Checks are needed for everyone volunteering with children and youth.  Forms are found in the office hallway in the folder holder.  Please complete the form and turn it in at the church office as soon as possible.  Even if you have had a background check at another facility, you are also required to have one done at First Baptist.  Please complete a form for FBC.

Background Checks are needed for everyone volunteering with children and youth.  Forms are found in the office hallway in the folder holder.  Please complete the form and turn it in at the church office as soon as possible. 

Even if you have had a background check at another facility, you are also required to have one done at First Baptist.  Please complete a form for FBC.

First Baptist Church Centralia is prayerfully seeking a Full Time Pastor.  We are a Bible based, mission minded church affiliated with the MBC and SBC.  Average Sunday morning worship attendance is 200+.  Send resumes to 101 S. Collier, Centralia, MO 65240 or email them to fbcsearch@centraliafbc.org.

First Baptist Church Centralia is prayerfully seeking a Full Time Pastor.  We are a Bible based, mission minded church affiliated with the MBC and SBC.  Average Sunday morning worship attendance is 200+.  Send resumes to 101 S. Collier, Centralia, MO 65240 or email them to fbcsearch@centraliafbc.org.


FACTS & FIGURES

Saturday, September 9 – Friday, September 15

ATTENDANCE

Sunday School                                      153

Wednesday Night Bible Study               324

Extension Classes                                  n/a

TOTAL BIBLE STUDY                      477

 

Monthly JOY Group                              n/a

 

Morning Worship                                  171

Stuart House                                          17

Evening Worship                                    38

TOTAL WORSHIP                             226

 

TITHES AND OFFERINGS:

Weekly Budget Need                        $8,276.00

Budget Received                              $8,010.18

Under Budget                                    $265.82

 

Please report all attendance numbers to Jacki for record keeping.  jstelzer61@gmail.com or 573-682-2148

 

 

 

 

WHAT’S HAPPENING at FBC

              DEACON(S) OF THE WEEK

September 17 - 23

Nathan Martin and Larry Cox

September 24 - 30

GArret Bickel & Travis Barr

MONDAY TELLERS

September 18 & 25

John Wheeler & Jim Hollis

 

THIS WEEK

Sunday, September 17:

8:30 am            Family Fellowship
9:00 am            Sunday School
10:15 am          Morning Worship
2:00 pm           Maekayla Cox wedding shower
5:00 pm           Middle School Bible Study
5:30 pm           Prayer Circle
6:00 pm           Morning Worship
7:00 pm           High School Bible Study
Wednesday, September 20: 
1:00 pm           Food Pantry open
3:15 pm           Make it Count (MS)
                         Make it Happen (HS)
5:00 pm           Dinner
5:45 pm           Team Kids
6:00 pm           Prayer Meeting

6:00 pm           Praise Team Rehearsal
6:00 pm           C4 Youth Service
7:00 pm           Adult Choir
Thursday, September 21:
6:30 am            MOM (Men on Mission) at McD’s
Friday, September 22:
12:00 pm         JOY Group
Saturday, September 23:

6:30 am            Men’s Bible Study
9:00 am            Youth Dare 2 Share

 

UP-COMING EVENTS

Sunday, Sept 24: See “Next Sunday Spotlight”

Wednesday, Sept 27:  7:00am SYATP; 3:15pm Make it Count & Make it Happen; 5:00pm Dinner; 5:45pm Team Kids;  6:00pm Prayer Meeting; 6:00pm C4 Youth Service; 6:00pm Praise Team Rehearsal; 7:00pm Adult Choir

Thursday, Sept 28: 6:30am MOM at McD’s

Friday, Sept 29:  10:00am Game Day

Saturday, Sept 30: 6:30am Men’s Bible Study

 

 

 

NEXT SUNDAY SPOTLIGHT

Sunday, September 24, 2017

8:30 am            Family Fellowship

9:00 am            Sunday School

10:15am          Morning Worship

5:00 pm           MS Bible Study

5:30 pm           Prayer Circle

6:00 pm           Evening Worship

7:00 pm           MS Bible Study

 

CHILDREN’S WORSHIP DEACON

Garret Bickel

GREETER

Nancy Burson

USHERS

Randy Power, Mike Hall,

Chuck Burton, Jamie Ross

STUART HOUSE SERVICE

Duane Farmer

BREAKFAST WORKERS

Gary Dorr’s Sunday School Class

NURSERY WORKERS

Corey & Kelly Harper,

Dorrie Spurling, Rachel Westfall

SUNDAY BREAKFAST PASTRIES

Lori Brown, Connie Cox,

Edna Mae Farmer, Dawn Ross