E V E N T S
SEPTEMBER, 2018 – MAY, 2019, WEDNESNDAY, 5:00 P.M.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MEALS
Wednesday night meals have resumed. Adult meals are $5 and children’s meals are $2. Be sure to turn in your meal reservation by the prior Monday noon deadline. Remember reservations are required! Yummmm!
JANUARY 31, 2019
WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
“God of Covenant” – A Study of Genesis 12-50
Walk through the stories of the fathers of our faith – Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph – and discover how God is working everything together for His glory and for the good of His people. “God of Covenant” is a 10-week study by Jen Wilkins and will be conducted on Monday nights and Thursday mornings.
Thursdays 9-11 a.m. in Room 201 beginning January 31 (Nursery provided Thursdays ONLY)
Mondays 6-8 p.m. in Room 201 beginning February 4.
MARCH 3, SUNDAY, 9:00 A.M.
NEW SUNDAY SCHOOL OPPORTUNITY – BIBLE BASICS
An opportunity for learning the basic storyline of the Bible is set to begin on March 3rd. It will be held in Room 203 of the Education Building. The goal is to introduce each person who attends to the characters and stories of the Bible, without getting into great detail.
All who wish to gain an overview of the Bible in story form are invited to attend. This format will benefit all who are new Christians, new to the study of the Bible, or simply in need of a refresher course on the whole story of Scripture.
“Bible Basics” will be led by Vernon Eastepp.
MARCH 24, SUNDAY, 11:30 A.M.
YOUTH CAMP FUNDRAISER
FUNDRAISER!! On March 24th we will have lunch and a Silent Dessert Auction in our CAB following morning Worship. Each meal will cost $10. We will have time to eat and entertain, then at the end will see who won in the auction! Please come. This will help our students as we get ready to go to camp in Glorietta, NW. What do you get? A good meal, good fellowship, good entertainment, a great dessert and the joy of helping our students grow in the Lord.
APRIL 18, THURSDAY, 6:30-8:30 P.M.
JEWISH PASSOVER MEAL
Stan Myer is a Jews for Jesus missionary in Phoenix, Arizona. Jews for Jesus is a ministry that relentlessly pursues God’s plan for the salvation of the Jewish people. Stan will share an actual Jewish Passover meal with us and give the meaning of various dishes, table settings, traditions, and ingredients. Jesus, our Messiah, has special meaning in the Passover meal. Please invite guests who need to hear the message of God’s salvation.
Menu: Chicken soup w/matzah balls, baked fish, green beans, roasted potatoes, and nut cake
(matzah balls and nut cake are made with matzah meal)
Tickets are available for purchase Sundays in the Worship Center
and weekdays in the church office. ($5 per person / seating is limited)
APRIL 27, SATURDAY, 3:05 P.M.
MEN’S MINISTRY – CHURCH & HOME EVENT
Our Spring Men’s Ministry event is one for the whole church and family. A limited number of group tickets are available for the Houston Astros game at Minute Maid Park. A concert by Matthew West will follow the game and is included in the $14 ticket price/section 416.
Tickets are available for purchase beginning March 31.
Sundays in the Worship Center and weekdays in the church office.
APRIL 28, 2019, SUNDAY, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
VBS VOLUNTEER RALLY
Join this year’s VBS Team for a Volunteer Rally from 3 – 6 p.m. Let’s get prepared to kick off this year’s VBS with a bang!
May 5, 2019, SUNDAY, 10:15 A.M.
SENIOR ADULT DAY & LUNCHEON
Join us for Morning Worship at First Baptist Church of Buna as we honor our Senior Adults. A luncheon will be held for our Senior Adults following the service, including entertainment from Legacy Five. Come on Sr Adults – register now so you don’t miss it!
Menu: brisket, green beans, carrots, roll, cobbler & ice cream.
May 5, 2019, SUNDAY, 6:00 P.M.
LEGACY FIVE IN CONCERT
Join us at First Baptist Church of Buna as we present Legacy Five in concert in the Sanctuary. All are welcome so come and bring plenty of friends. A love offering will be received at the concert. Legacy Five has enjoyed more success in their short career than many groups experience in decades. In their first ten years, The Singing News Magazine, Southern Gospel music’s leading fan and trade publication, has nominated Legacy Five for some 75 Singing News fan awards. Year after year they are recognized as one of Gospel music’s favorite southern gospel groups. The Southern Gospel Music Association honored Legacy Five with Recording of the year and they have had 2 Dove Award nominations.
Legacy Five has been featured on numerous video tapings of the Gaither and friends Homecoming Video series, which has sold multiple millions of copies worldwide. They have also appeared on In Touch, with Dr. Charles Stanley, as well as In Touch Ministries’ sponsored cruises. Legacy Five is also regulars at Dr. David Jeremiah’s Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, California. Viewers across America have seen Legacy Five on TNN, TBN, Sky Angel, INSP, GMT, The Odyssey Network and a host of local channels.
The rich four and five part harmony that Legacy Five has become noted for are the result of a masterful weaving together of five unique and versatile talents. Matt Fouch sings the bass, Scott Howard sings the baritone, Scott Fowler sings the Lead, Josh Feemster sings the tenor and Josh Townsend is the group’s pianist.
Some 130 times a year, Legacy Five presents Gospel music in a way that has endeared them to audiences all across the United States and Canada. To learn more, click here.
JUNE 10 – 14, 2019, MONDAY – FRIDAY
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL *** SAVE – THE – DATE ***
Mark your calendars now so your children don’t miss out on a week of fun, fellowship, and amazing encounters with Jesus Christ as we go “Into The Wild”. (VBS childcare will be available for babies – 4 years old for Worker’s children.)
… but these are written that you may believe that
Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that
believing you may have life in His name. John 20:31
JUNE 19 – 22, 2019
Sign up NOW for Preteen Camp at East Texas Baptist Encampment so you don’t miss out! Preteen camp is for kids completing grades 3rd – 5th.
Dates: June 19 – 22
Deposit: $50 due March 1st
For more information, contact Stacie Ford or Brandy Farr.
JULY 6 – 13, 2019
SOUTH TEXAS MISSION TRIP – HARLINGEN, TX
The cost is $50 per person and payment will secure your spot. This is a family friendly trip and includes some light work projects as well as Vacation Bible School. Dorm style lodging only, and will be at Cone Oasis. Register NOW and get to experience first hand how God is working! You are in for a treat.
Sunday School - 9:00 am
Morning Worship - 10:15 am
Nursery (Birth-2 yrs)
Children's Church (3 yrs-PK)
Evening Worship - 6:00 pm
Meal, C.A.B. - 5:00 pm
Nursery (Birth-2 yrs) - 5:30 pm
3 yrs-PK, Room 105 - 5:45 pm
K-5th, Theater Room
Adult Bible Study,
Room 210 – 6:00 pm
Praise Band & Choir
Rehearsal - 7:00 pm