Category: Serving

PJ Sunday!

Sunday, March 10 is the day we switch to daylight savings time. It’s just a minor nuisance setting the clocks in our house forward the night before, but most of us have more trouble setting our body clocks forward. Getting going that first day is always a struggle! Save yourself a little time on Sunday,…
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Children Being Good Stewards

Many Mini Missions is coming up soon! During the season of Lent, beginning March 7, our group of kiddos will begin a 6-week course on Thursday evenings 4:30-6 pm. The subject is Being Good Stewards, and we’ll concentrate on three areas: People Animals Planet Earth We’re excited to share this ministry with our young missionaries.…
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Year 9 of the Garden of Eatin’!

For the 9th straight year, Bartlesville’s community garden is about to come alive. The Garden of Eatin’ is a community garden located on land owned by its sponsor, Bartlesville First Church, near the corner of Price Road and Madison. Each year the Garden of Eatin’ harvests thousands of pounds of fresh produce for local agencies that cook…
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Missions Sunday

In our United Methodist church membership vows, we pledge to support the church with our prayers, presence, gifts, service and witness.  Bartlesville First Church missions are all about using our gifts and talents to “love our neighbors” through the service of others.  We strive to feed the hungry, help the poor, uplift the imprisoned, welcome…
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Agape Mission

Agape Mission is a non-profit organization that helps minister to the physical and spiritual needs of those in our community who are unable to meet those needs on their own.  First Church members serve lunch at Agape Mission on the first Thursday and the first Friday of each month. You can serve anytime between 11…
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Helping Feed the Hungry

First Church collects non-perishable foods and other needed items for the CONCERN Food Pantry year round! The items that CONCERN is in need of right now are: small cans of tuna small cans of chicken small cans of spam canned chili crackers hygiene products These items may be placed in the two rolling carts that…
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Jane Phillips Elementary School Supply Drive

Bartlesville First Church members have the opportunity to help the teachers of Jane Phillips Elementary with their school supplies.  Apples with supply needs are on the library window here at the Church. Please consider taking an apple and purchasing the supplies listed on the apple. Items purchased must be returned by Sunday, January 27. These items…
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Finding Your Voice

If you have a voice then you can sing! The Sanctuary Choir is looking for new members who want to share their voice with everyone around them! You do not need any training or experience, you just need a voice. Choir rehearsals are on Wed. at 7 p.m. in the Lecture Hall. Any and all…
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Sharing Your Gifts With Those in Worship

The Altared Praise Band is looking for individuals who are passionate about praise and worship through music. Preferably having experience playing instruments such as guitar, keys, drums and violin, as well as vocalist who are comfortable singing in front of others. This is an amazing opportunity to share your gifts with your church family. If…
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Human Relations Day

United Methodist from across the connection help bridge the gap between church and community by participating in the Human Relations Day offering. Human Relations Day is one of the United Methodists six church-wide special Sundays with offerings.  Jesus walked with those in the margins through out his life. This is the message of Human Relations…
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