December 10, 2017

December Memory Verse:

  • John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”

Take the Plunge!!! Read the Bible in a Year:

  • 3 Chapters a day and 5 Chapters on Sunday, or 1 Chapter a day for the New Testament.

Raise the Roof:

  • December 10th from 8:00am – 12:30pm.

Congregational Meeting:

  • December 10th at 5pm. Bring finger foods to share.

Senior Adult Walk:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:00am

Ladies Prayer Time:

  • Monday mornings at 9:30am

Men’s Basketball:

  • Monday and Friday at 12:00 noon.

English Language Class:

  • Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:00pm

RWF – Real Truth Ministries:

  • Dinner and Devotions Mondays at 6pm
  • Please consider a gift as funds are very low.
  • Please contact Julie Brooker at 627-5145 to sign up to provide a meal.

S.O.S. Survivors of Suicide:

  • Monday at 6:50pm

Rebekah Anna Circle:

  • Tuesday at 7:00pm

Bell Choir:

  • Anyone interested in being part of the Bell Choir, contact Evelyn at 627-7864.

Church Night Activities:

  • Children’s Christmas Program at 6:30pm. Bring a dozen cookies to share after the program.

Men’s Bible Study:

  • Thursdays, “The Exchange Zone” October 5th at 9:30am in the Quads. Contact Roger McDermott for details at 308-293-5354. Nursery Available.

Women’s Bible Study:

  • Thursday at 9:30am. Nursery Available.


  • “Finish” meeting on Thursdays from 6:30 – 8:00pm at the Church. This is a Christ centered, biblical, 12-Step Program for ANYONE that wants to seriously work through any hurt, habit, or hang-up that is impacting their relationships with others, and with God. Please contact Roger or Pat Anderson with any questions.

Sarah Circle:

  • Thursday at 7:00pm

Parents Night Out:

  • December 15th from 6-8pm. All ages welcome. Sign up outside the nursery.

Men’s Breakfast:

  • Saturday at 730am

Christmas Care Tree:

  • Please consider how you can be a blessing to others this Christmas season. The tree and sign-up sheets are in the Narthex. Gifts must be returned no later than Sunday, December 17th.

Baby’s First Christmas:

  • December 17th at both services. If you have had a baby born in 2017, please come celebrate with us.

All Church Caroling:

  • December 20th at 6:30pm. Come join the fun!

Christmas Eve Worship Service:

  • There will be one morning worship service at 10am.

Candlelight Christmas Eve Services:

  • December 24th at 6pm and 10pm.

Christmas Caroling at the Jail:

  • December 17th at 6pm. Please sign up by Sunday, December 3rd. Contact Roger Anderson at 236-6065 for details.

Year End Giving:

  • Year End Giving will remain open until January 5th, 2018.


  • Class on God’s heart for all the nations to hear about the gospel. Begins January 8th at Living Faith Fellowship. Contact Pastor Kevin for more info.

Celebration of Faithfulness Banquet:

  • In honor of Pastor Stan and Pam, January 13th at 6:00pm at the Younes Conference Center. Please RSVP by December 15th.

Work As Worship:

  • 1 Day Local Church Retreat, February 23rd. Register now at

Church Directory Update:

  • Please get any updated info to the office asap. Thanks!

Kearney FB Missions:

Valet Parking:

  • Please know that valet parking is available before and after both services. Whether young or old, the Valet Team is here to help you!
  • If you are 19-59, we would love to have you join the Valet Team! Please call Jessica 293-0833 or Terri 627-7954.

First Baptist Cares:

  • Please join us to encourage others in our church family and enjoy some fun fellowship. We meet in the Library, Wednesday nights at 7:00pm.
  • First Baptist Cares is seeking Military addresses of your loved ones. They can be state side or overseas. We also want e-mail addresses if you have them. We would like to encourage those who bravely serve our country. Thanks!!!

Christian Counseling:

  • First Baptist Counselor, Angie McDermott, holds a Master’s degree in Counseling and is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner. She has been with the Church since January of 1997. You can set up an appointment with Angie by calling (308) 293-2220


  • If you need to add a loved one to the prayer chain please call Krystal Arehart at 308-293-0645 or email to

Videos of the Service:

  • Please note that you may now WATCH the worship service. It will be online by Sunday afternoons. Go to then go to video library and choose the service you desire.

Sunday School Hour:

  • Friends Class: Meets in the Friends room and studies a variety of topics.
  • Saints Alive Class: Meets in the Saints Room. Studying The Books of Galatians and Ephesians.
  • Servants and Friends: We meet at the end of the west hall downstairs.
  • Truth Seekers: We meet in the North East Quad Room.
  • Faith Builders Fellowship Group: We meet in the East Doubles Room.
  • Unshackled: We meet in the SW Quad.
  • Agape Sunday School Class: John Arnold is teaching about Mark. Join us!
  • Partners With Christ Class: We are studying “1st & 2nd Samuel”. Join us!!!
  • Rooted: Join us for an hour of fellowship and study. We meet downstairs in the old youth room.
  • Woman’s Sunday School Class meets in the Conference Room. For more info contact Stacie Vance at 308-529-2976 or Victoria Du Preez at 402-413-8811.
  • Spanish Bible Study: Begins at 10am