Category: First Church News

CONCERN Thanksgiving Boxes

Fall is here and it’s time to fill the CONCERN Thanksgiving boxes! Siemens provides the turkeys and area churches fill in the rest to provide a full Thanksgiving meal for area families in need. This year we’ve been asked to donate 150 cans of green beans. If each BFC family brings a can of green beans to…
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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat will be October 30th, 6:00-8:30pm in the Bartlesville First Church parking lot. Children and families are invited to show up and collect candy from all of the decorated trunks in a safe and friendly environment. If you would like to be someone who decorates their trunk and hands out candy, please sign…
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Fall Festival

This year’s Fall Festival will be on Sunday, October 13 here at the church. The day will start with the usual Sunday morning services then dinner will start at 5pm with a Chili Dinner/Cook-off and hot dogs. After dinner the festival activities will begin at 6pm. There will be hay rides, horse rides, bounce houses,…
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Become a Reading Volunteer

The Church Council set an ALL-Church Goal of adopting one major mission project in which the whole church could participate during 2015. The Mission’s Committee adopted Jane Phillips Elementary as our opportunity for the year-long mission. We continue to support the school as our mission. School is beginning soon and there are many opportunities for…
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Midweek Message

Midweek Message will resume on Wednesday August 21. Each Wednesday begins with dinner at 5 p.m. (Cost is $5) followed by Small Groups at 6 p.m. We are excited to continue providing transportation for our youth and children’s programs. This fall semester the youth will explore prayer and our children will focus on Worship. Adult…
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A Night of Blessing

Parents, Grandparents, Family and Friends! Come, join the First Church Youth on Wednesday, August 14, in the opening worship at their Back to School Bash. Worship begins at 5:30 p.m. in the sanctuary, where we will sing praise to the Lord and offer up a blessing for our First Church Youth as they prepare to…
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Blessing of the Backpacks

School is just around the corner and we’d love to take the opportunity to bless our students and their backpacks before returning to school.  On Sunday, August 11th, there will be a Blessings of the Backpacks in both the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services.  If you have children, grandchildren, or even friends with children,…
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Town Hall Meetings

Over the last 124 years our church has been no stranger to change. Each change was for the purpose of reaching people for Jesus Christ and the transformation of the world. We are beginning the discussion of continuing this church’s journey with Phase Two of our building. The Building Committee is hosting two Town Hall…
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Vacation Bible School!

Vacation Bible School at First Church is July 28 – August 1, 5-8 p.m.! EP3-20 will help us explore the wonders of God’s power at work within ourselves and others. We will blast off to distant planets on exciting missions and have out-of-this world fun, learning and hearing timeless Bible stories that inspire us to…
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