Let’s come together on Saturday, April 21, to serve others, support our youth as they raise funds for the Belize mission trip, and enjoy one another's company.
Here is the plan for Serve Saturday 2018:
Pancake Breakfast, with fruit, sausage, juice and coffee. Free will offering to raise funds for the youth mission trip to Belize.
9:45 to Noon
Pick a project from the below. Advance sign up sheets are in the church narthex or contact the church office (336-0966).
- Clean the toys in the Nursery
- Lowell Elementary Project (working on the details yet)
- Family Project The kids will make cards, decorate some pictures, and put together treat packages and then bless some of our senior adults with a visit and treats. Addresses will be provided, along with some talking points to help facilitate the visit.
- Church Landscaping and Spring Cleaning (wear or bring work clothes and bring rakes, yard tools) and indoor projects yet to be identified.
- Collect & distribute items for specific charities: Philips Home, The Banquet, Veterans Outreach, and Arise! Ukraine. Click here for the list of items being collected.
Get ready to be Unleashed:
Set Free to LIVE, GIVE and SERVE!
Being a follower and disciple of Jesus calls us to manage our live--our talents, our time, our resources--in ways that allow us to live fully and freely for Christ.
First Baptist UNLEASHED will begin January 14, 2018. The UNLEASHED adventure begins with each of us participating in a nine-week Financial Peace University (FPU) experience. FPU will be offered several times during the week to make is accessible for all.
Meeting day and time (classes meet for 9 weeks):
Sundays 10:00 AM (begins Jan 14)
Mondays 6:30 PM (begins Jan 15)
Wednesdays 6:30 PM (begins Jan 17)
Thursdays 9:30 AM & 6:30 PM (begins Jan 18)
Saturdays 9:30 AM (begins Jan 20)
The participation fee is $100 per individual or couple.
To register for a Financial Peace University course at First Baptist Church, Sioux Falls CLICK HERE or contact the church office 605.336.0699
Join us on Sunday, September 10 for a morning of celebration! We will be starting fall Sunday School classes, worshiping together, and then having a party.
9:00 AM: Sunday School for all ages
10:00 AM: Combined Worship Service, Sanctuary
11:15 AM: Block Party with food, inflatables, ice cream truck from East River Treats, games, face painting, and fellowship!
It's going to be a blast! Please consider joining us for this great day.
You are invited to join us for Gadgets and Gizmos Vacation Bible School! We will explore how we are uniquely wired and wonderfully made over the time we have together!
Click the image below to go the Vacation Bible School page. A registration form is on that page.
Come one, come all to our great rummage sale! You never know what you are going to find! There is something for everyone. This will be held in the Family Life Center. All proceeds will benefit our Go 4th Campaign.
No clothing will be sold at this rummage sale!
Friday, June 2: 8 am to 7 pm
Saturday, June 3: 8 am to 2 pm
First Baptist Church is hosting a Family Movie Night on March 10 from 6:30 to 9:30 PM in the Family Life Center. We will watch Disney's Finding Dory and eat popcorn and drink lemonade! Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, or cushions to relax in!
Here's a short description about Finding Dory:
The friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.
Now is the time to enroll your child in our 3&4 year old preschool classes or our Pre-K class! More information is available by clicking here or by calling the Children's Center at 605-336-0966.
Class sizes are limited and may fill quickly.
The Memory Service brings us together to remember the people that have died in the last year and to acknowledge the hurt that their death has caused in our lives. As we remember those that have gone, we place the hurt we feel in the hands of Christ and are comforted by him. Time is tentative.
Advent Sunday Worship Services
November 27, December 4, 11, 18
8:45 AM Traditional Worship 11:00 AM Contemporary Worship
November 30, 6-8 PM
A Wonderful Craft Workshop for Children
Memory Service, Remembering Our Loved Ones
December 4, 3:00 PM
First Baptist Children’s Center Preschool Program & Reception
December 8, 6:30 PM
December 14, 6:00-7:30 PM
Christmas fun for all ages, supper will be served
Children & Youth Musical—The Christmas County Spelling Bee
December 18, 4:00 PM
Christmas Eve Worship
December 24, 4:00 PM
Christmas Day Worship
December 25, 10:00 AM
AMERICAN BAPTIST CHURCHES OF THE DAKOTAS
13th REGIONAL BIENNIAL, September 23-24
First Baptist Church
306 E Divide Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58501
“UNITY AND MATURITY”
“This will continue until we all come to such unity in our faith and knowledge of God's Son that we will be mature in the Lord, measuring up to the full and complete standard of Christ.” (Ephesians 4:13, NLT)
The 13th Regional Biennial of the American Baptist Churches of the Dakotas will celebrate the theme of “Unity and Maturity.” Our speaker will be our Executive Minister, Rev. Randy Rasmussen. Randy has been our Executive Minister since September 2013. The speaker for the Men's Breakfast will be Jim Wiegner from International Ministries. The speaker for the Women's Breakfast will be Kate Ulmer from First Baptist Fargo, who took part in the national ABW Mission trip to the Philippines earlier this year. Children's programming will be provided during the biennial and nursery is available. (Contact First Baptist Church Bismarck, for more information about children's programming.)
REGISTRATION: Please fill out the registration form (click here) and return it to First Baptist Church, Bismarck, by September 13". FBC's phone number is: 701-223-8614 and the email address is: email@example.com. Registration will open at 4:00 PM at First Baptist Church on Friday, September 23rd.
SCHEDULE: Friday, September 23"
4:00 PM; Registration at First Baptist Church
5:15 PM: Catered meal for Pastors and their families at FBC, sponsored by MMBB.
7:00 PM.: Evening Session at First Baptist Church
Saturday, September 24"
8:00 AM: Men's' & Women’s' Breakfasts & Speakers at the Ramada Inn
9:30 AM: Morning Session at First Baptist Church
12:30 PM: Biennial Banquet at the Ramada Inn
This year we are introducing a new schedule/format to accommodate those who need to return home for Sunday morning services. The Biennial will conclude early Saturday afternoon, following the banquet.
LODGING: The blocks of rooms are reserved under the First Baptist Church, Bismarck.
Ramada Inn: Rooms $92.00, 1400 E Interchange Ave, Bismarck, ND 58501 Phone 701–258–7000 (Deadline–September 9")
Comfort Inn: Rooms $82.00, 1030 E Interstate Ave, Bismarck, ND 58501 Phone 701-223-1911
Please contact the Event Coordinators with any questions:
Ruth Skar or Cheryl Wiebers
24300 128"Ave Nw 22729 171” Ave
Berthold, ND 58718 Owanka, SD 57767
Phone: 701-453–3568 Fax: 701-453-3139 605-798-5544
We love hump day! Our activities involve every family member and refreshes for the rest of the week. Call the church office for more information!
4:30 PM: Karar Dance Ministry
5:30 PM: Jubilation Ringers (Bell Choir)
5:45 PM: Family Meal (Coordinators Needed!)
6:30 PM: Adult Bible Studies, Lil' KidZone, KidZone, One Student Ministry (Youth), Intercessors
6:45 PM: Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal