Acts of Kindness

Acts of kindness come in many different colors. Yesterday, I received a note in the mail that reflected on our mother’s day sermon with thoughtful appreciation. These words not only made my day, they reaffirmed to me why I am called to do God’s work……why we are each called. Each day, we have the privilege of affecting the lives of all we come in contact with…how are we going to handle that honor? Will we simply throw a ” positive ” word out so we Continue reading →

May 2015 Calendar

Birthdays and Anniversaries May 3 – Don Mourning (B) May 8 – Luke Coltrain(B) May 15 – Chester & Peggy Stapleton (A) May 16 – Vernon Correll (B) May 17 – Cindy Dean (B) May 18 – Jimmy George (B) May 24 – Brayden Smith (B) May 24 – Cy Smith (B) May 28 – Chester Stapleton (B) May 31 – Dan & Becky Chapmen (B) Calendar May 3 – Communion May 3 – Recognize all 2015 graduates. May 4 – Trustee Meeting May 7 Continue reading →

April Calendar

April Birthdays April 1 – Tony Hayward April 5 – Anna Grace Dean April 10 – Nick Irwin April 15 – John Coy Jacobs April 17 – Jane Hayward April 17 – Riley Cunningham April 18 – Clifford Woods April 21 – Laura Correll April 23 – Carleigh Woods Anniversaries April 5 – Raymond & Jean Cook April 8 – Buddy & Carolyn Tomlinson April 9 – Don & Janie Allison Other Important Dates April 1 – Business Meeting 6:30 pm April 3 – Good Continue reading →

Upcoming Events – March 2015

Upcoming Events at the First Baptist Church in Oswego, KS for the month of March 2015. March 2nd – Trustee Meeting¬† 5:30 pm March 6th – World Day of Prayer 6:00pm at Methodist Church March 7th – Kristine Hayward Baby Shower 2:00pm at Oswego Community Center March 14th – Wild Game Feed – 6:00pm at First Baptist Church March 15th – 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration for Bill & Mary Hoffman 2:00pm – 4:00pm at Oswego Community Center March 22nd – Deacons Meeting March 27-29 – Continue reading →

March Birthdays & Anniversaries

Here is a list of Birthdays and Anniversaries at the First Baptist Church in Oswego, KS for the month of March! Birthdays March 5th – Lyn Kirk March 6th – Emily Jacobs March 11th – Sherry Woods March 13th – Cheryl Lewis March 14th – Mercy Smith March 20th – Dan Chapman & Trystan Nesbitt March 27th – Easton Dean & Celia Simmons March 29th – Lori Davis & Albert Strickland March 30th – Jeffery O’Daniel Anniversaries March 2nd – Bill & Mary Hoffman March Continue reading →

Through God’s Eyes

We all know that we face trials that are intended to increase our faith. We also know that we usually learn by experience, as we can better understand how others feel when we’ve been there ourselves. This reminds me of our heavenly Father, who wrapped himself in flesh and walked among us; so that even HE could truly understand his own creation and ultimately become a living sacrifice for our sins. If we study His example, the way He dealt with the negative in life Continue reading →