Come hang out with the middle and high school youth as they play games and frisbee golf at Tuthill Park! Contact Pastor Ryan for more information!
One Student Ministry parents and middle/high school students are invited to challenge each other to determine who is the champion: Parents or Students. This event is at Cherry Rock Park. Contact Pastor Ryan for more information.
One Student Ministry will be going to Valley Fair. Why? Because it's fun! Rollercoasters, water rides, and more! All middle and high school students are invited. Cost will be $60. Contact Pastor Ryan for more information.
Join One Student Ministry as the middle and high school youth enjoy time together at a bonfire. The fun will be at Rick Grey's house, 26536 461st Ave, Hartford, SD. Contact Pastor Ryan with any questions!
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.
Join us for worship on New Year's Day. What a great way to begin 2017!
Join us as our Children present their Christmas program. Time to be determined.
Jingle Jam is a time of fun, music, and celebration for the whole family! Join as we share food, laughter and the true meaning of Christmas. More details to come!
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.
This conference is for High School Students. Contact Ryan for more information!
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
The Sioux Falls American Baptist Churches are going to gather on November 22 at 6:30 pm for a combined Thanksgiving worship service. Come give thanks to the Lord!
Join us for USF Sunday! The Concert Chorale will be doing a number of selections and others will be participating in other ways.
This retreat is for all elected and appointed team members. It is also open to the congregation as we explore how God calls us to pray in this season of transition. Our conversation will be around the book "The Circle Maker" by Mark Batterson.
You are invited to a women's night with a missionary from Beirut. She will update us on God's mission work with the women. Fellowship time will follow the missionary's presentation. Please RSVP to Michelle at 336-0966 by September 22.
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
Everyone deserves an encore! Encore Bible Study is for Senior Adults and is led by our Pastor of Congregational Car, Pastor Vic. Join us each week as we go deep in the Bible and grow in our relationship to God and to others!
Join us as we kick off our fall activities! We will have a time of fellowship, Sunday School, worship, and a block party! There's something for everyone from Lil' KidZone to One Student Ministry to Senior Adult Sunday School. Pastor Warren will kick-off the fall series on Joshua and the block party will be a blast! See you there.
Wednesday, September 7
6-8pm: All ONE Student Ministry Volunteers
6-8pm: K-5th Grade Sunday and Wednesday night Volunteers
Our preschool classes start today! To get more information or to enroll for a class, contact Sheena at 336-0966!
The Sanctuary choir will resume rehearsals on August 31 at 6:45 pm in the Sanctuary. New singers are welcome! Contact the church office at 336-0966 for more information.
TUESDAY, August 30
6-8pm: All ONE Student Ministry Volunteers
6-7pm: Nursery Volunteers
7-8pm: Preschool Volunteers
For incoming high school students and current high school students. Meet at First Baptist Church. For more information, contact youth intern, Ryan.
Hey Men, our fall gathering will be on August 24th at 5:30pm. Our topic will be “Keeping company with God” held at Robin and Lori Miller’s home. Plan to attend and invite a friend. Contact Jeff Aegerter or Robin Miller for more information.
The High School Youth will be going to World's of Fun for fun, fellowship, and adventure! Spots are limited, so sign up soon!
The World's of Fun website says:
At Worlds of Fun, there are rides for everyone from thrill-seekers to families. If speed and adventure are for you, there's our THRILL RIDES like Patriot, Mamba, and Prowler. If slower speeds are for you, the FAMILY RIDES like the Grand Carrousel or Worlds of Fun Railroad will be perfect.
Contact Youth Pastor Intern Ryan for more information or to sign up!
Join the Middle School Youth while they burn all their energy at Valley Fair. Spots are limited, so sign up soon!
The Valleyfair website says:
At Valleyfair, there are rides for everyone from thrill-seekers to families. If speed and adventure are for you, there's our THRILL RIDES like Wild Thing and Steel Venom. Don't miss them. If slower speeds are for you, the FAMILY RIDES like the Minnesota River Valley Railroad and Snoopy's Rocket Express will be perfect.
Contact Youth Pastor Intern Ryan for more information or to sign up to go!