207 West Broadway Urbana, MO 65767 417-993-0190
First Baptist Church of Urbana
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Making the Invisible God Visible

Current Bulletin


Urbana First Baptist Church

P.O. Box 199, 207 West Broadway

Urbana, Mo. 65767



We welcome you this Lord’s Day, December 10,  2017

Sunday School:  9:45 a.m.

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

Wednesday night  children & youth:  5:30 p.m.

Thursday night Bible Study at 6 p.m.


Opening Hymn: “Joy to the World”

Welcome, Announcements, and Prayer: Brother Claire Reed

Congregation Hymn: “Hark!  The Herald Angels Sing”

Offertory Hymn: “O Little Town of Bethlehem”

Special Music:  Joe Stafford with Lajeana Lackey

Sermon:  Gary Urich

Invitation Hymn:  “I Have Decided”

If you have special music you’d like to share, please see Linda Rooffener, music director.

Please pray for our December Birthdays:

John Adams 12/4, Jenna Allen 12/2, Chip Bennett 12/28, Lawrence Bridges 12/22, Kayn Hooper 12/28, Amanda Lamar  12/25, Reba Lay 12/26, Barry Lind 12/15, Shirl Reed 12/9, Opal Russell 12/5,Kathy Schreiner 12/15, Jim Vance 12/17, Matt Wilson 12/12, Barbara Young 12/17

Please pray for our December Anniversaries:

Steve & Jill Blankenship 12/9, Mike & Jackie Chilson 12/25,

Leon & Reba Lay 12/10, Doug & Sue Stidham 12/2, Chris & Heather Stidham 12/27

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



S.S.  Nursery: Susan and Josh Edge

Worship Nursery:  Deana Magnuson

Children’s Church:  James and Jennifer Jarvis

Trustee for December (see posted trustee duties):  Joe Rooffener 

If you have names of families in need of a Christmas basket please see Beverly Dampier.  Please see the enclosed list of food items needed.

From the trustees: we have several children that need sponsored in our community for Christmas.  On the Christmas Tree in the foyer are  Angels with the child’s age, sex, clothing sizes and /or gift ideas.  Please take the Angels and bring the gifts to church by the 20th.  Thank you!

December is Lottie Moon Foreign Mission Month.  Please pray about how you can help support this special offering.

Today:  The final performance of  “One Small Child” by the Pomme De Terre Community Choir is today at 3 p.m. at  the Hermitage Care Center.  Come and enjoy this wonderful celebration of our Lord’s birth. 

December 12th:  DCASB Caleb’s Friends Annual Christmas Dinner at 10:30 a.m. at the Louisburg Lions Club Building.

December 13th:  Kids Christmas Program, “Jingle Bell Beach” at 6 p.m.  Please sign up to bring finger foods.  Please invite friends and family to this fun program.  This is  the last Wednesday night children’s ministry until January 10th.

December 20th:  Youth Christmas Party, please see James or Jennifer for more information.

December 25th:  Merry Christmas!

December 31st: Food Pantry, Clothing Collection and Operation Christmas Child Change Collection. 

Remember, during inclement weather, if Skyline (Hickory County R-1) cancels school, all activities for that day and evening are also cancelled.  On the weekends the trustees will come to a consensus about cancelling church and will announce any decisions through the Call-Em-All, on the church website and on our Facebook page.  If you aren’t signed up through for this please see Heather Stidham or Beverly Dampier.