207 West Broadway Urbana, MO 65767 417-993-0190
First Baptist Church of Urbana
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Making the Invisible God Visible

Current Bulletin


“Making the Invisible God Visible”

Urbana First Baptist Church

P.O. Box 199, 207 West Broadway



Senior Pastor: N. Leon Lay

Youth Pastor: James Jarvis

Trustee for April:  Jeff Hooper

Music Director:  Linda Rooffener

We welcome you this Lord’s Day,













We welcome you this Lord’s Day,


April 22, 2018


Sunday School:  9:45 a.m.


Worship & Children’s Church:  11:00 a.m.


Thursday Bible Study & Prayer Meeting with Pastor James Jarvis at 6 p.m.—”Dangerous Faith-The Persecuted Church” from Acts


Opening Hymn: “Leaning On the Everlasting Arms”


Welcome, Announcements, and Prayer– Brother Claire Reed


Congregation Hymn:  “Because He Lives”


Offertory Hymn: “In Christ Alone”


Special Music: Julie Rowe & Ramona Vance


Sermon: Pastor Gary Urich “How to Deal with Life’s Crisis!” from Acts 12:1-12


Invitation Hymn:  “I Surrender All”


If you have special music you would like to share, please see Linda Rooffener.


Please Pray for Our April Birthdays:


Sierra Allen 4/6, Tony Bell 4/18, Erin Bennett 4/2, Emily Bennett 4/19, Mary Bridges 4/19, Beverly Dampier 4/21, Daniel Herring 4/6, Bessie Herring 4/15, Trey Herring 4/19, Jill Hill 4/14, Jeff Hooper 4/18, Jimmy Irvine 4/30, Cody Lamar 4/10, Zachaery Nichols 4/10, Karen Rich 4/28, Sue Stidham 4/3, Travis Stockham 4/2


Please Pray For Our April Anniversaries:

Josh & Susan Edge 4/7


We apologize if you were not included in the above list  - please see Heather Stidham to be added.



Today: Sunday School Nursery: Danielle Kenall Cooley


Worship Nursery: Beverly Dampier


April 28th:  18th Annual DCASB Ladies Retreat “Because He Lives-Treasure Yesterday– Trust Tomorrow” at Legacy Baptist Church.  The cost is $15.   Registration begins at 8:30, with the retreat running from 9-3. 


April 28th:  A Gospel Tribute by Joe Stafford and Friends will be held here in our Sanctuary on Saturday, April 28th at 7 p.m. There will be old Gospel Songs with a bit of country flare as well as some other songs.  The program will be followed by some desserts in the fellowship hall; Darlene’s carrot cake and Shirl’s delicious cinnamon rolls.  Please come and invite others!


April 29th:  Food Pantry and Clothing Collection.


April 29th:  VBS Meeting immediately following morning worship.  Please see Jennifer Jarvis if you are able to help with VBS.  This year’s theme is “Game On”.  Please sign up in the foyer if you are able to help.


May 2nd:  Skyline Baccalaureate.   No Team Kid or Youth this evening.  Please come and support our graduating class.


May 2nd:  Deadline for written reports for the business meeting. Church leaders and committee chairpersons, please submit your written reports for the business meeting to Heather Stidham or email to urbanafirstbaptistchurch@gmail.com.  


May 3rd:  National Day Of Prayer!  Pray for America!  Pray for Spiritual Awaking! 


May 8th:  Business Meeting.


May 9th:  TEAM Kids swim party at Bolivar.  Please see Pastor James or Jennifer Jarvis for more information.