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Ada Baptist

Click below for a printable version of recent Ada Baptist Issues:

August 7, 2014 Ada Baptist
August 14, 2014 Ada Baptist
August 21, 2014 Ada Baptist
August 28, 2014 Ada Baptist


You’re Invited
To a wedding shower honoring Gina Adams & Caleb Dillard on Sunday, September 7, 2-4 PM in the Atrium.  The couple is registered at the Diamond Shop, Gem Jewelers, Kohl’s and Bed, Bath & Beyond.

Movie Night—Sunday, Sept 7th
Ada First is hosting “God’s Not Dead” at the McSwain Theatre on Sunday, September 7th at 5:00 PM
Admission is free; concessions available on your own.


Worship Ministry: We Need You!
Whether you’re a singer, play an instrument, or you’re tech-savvy, there is a place for you!
Orchestra meets on Wednesday nights at 5:30 PM
Praise Team meets on Wednesday night at 6:00 PM
Worship Choir: meets on Wed nights at 6:30 PM—We are looking for 75 people to fill the choir loft  this Fall!
Audio Engineers, Camera Operators, and many other tech-related volunteers are also being sought.
If interested, contact Myron Burris or Jordan Farris by calling 250-332-4121.


 Outdoor Expo—Thursday, Sept.25th, 5 PM
Sponsored by the ALIVE Ministry & Ada First—Come hear Jimmy Houston in person, shoot in the 3D Archery Trailer and watch a Fishing Demo by Chuck Devereaux in the Bass Tub Trailer and enjoy exhibits from 23 state & local businesses.  Exhibitors include Lighthorse SWAT Team Tactical Vehicle, Trucks from Ford, Chevy, Nissan & Dodge, as well as, ATV’s from Great Plains Kubota in Ada.  Tickets are $12/person and include a Pigskins BBQ meal and entrance in the grand prize drawing. Winner chooses between a $700, 2014 Parker Centerfire Crossbow, a $740, Ruger M77 Rifle or their Oklahoma Lifetime Hunting/Fishing License valued at $775. For more information – check out our Outdoor Expo page.  Pre-Registration deadline is Friday, Sept 19th, Noon or $15 at the door without meal. Must be present to win and present ticket for meal entry.


Bread of Life Community Outreach Dinner
Our hope is to reach our community for Christ be feeding those who are physically and spiritually hungry.  You can help by preparing food, serving food, Praying, visiting with patrons, offering your testimony or just to notify someone in need. Dinners are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 5:30-6:30 PM in the Ada First Baptist Church Dining Room.  To volunteer or for more information, contact Pam Skaggs at 320-6606.


Parent’s Night Out
Friday, September 19 6-10 PM for children ages 6 weeks to 6th grade. Cost: FREE for church members all others is $20 for the 1st child & $10 for each additional child.  You must RSVP by Wednesday, September 17th


Upcoming Meetings
~Church Conference: Sunday, August 31, 12:05 PM, WC


Prospective Minister Coming in view of call
David Skinner, prospective Children’s Minister is coming in view of a call on Sunday, September 7th.  Please prayerfully consider this call.  David, his wife, Charla & their 4 children, Brooklyn, Hannah, Kami & Noah, will be with us for the weekend.

Church Conference:
Sunday, August 31, 12:05 PM, WC
1.  Call to order
2.  Approval of minutes of previous meeting
3.  Committee reports/recommendations
A.  Stewardship Committee report
B.  Other Committee reports/recommendations
4.  New Business
A.  *Personnel Committee recommendation to amend By-laws
B.  Other New Business
5.  Adjournment
*Personnel Committee By-law Amendment Recommendation
Present wording: Article III, Section 1, (c) (8)  “The meeting will be preceded by one (1) week’s notice to all church members that a person will be presented in view of a call following services conducted by the prospective pastor, which shall include the morning service, and afternoon visit with the deacons, and the evening service.”

Proposed change:  Candidates for ministerial staff positions will meet with the deacons prior to coming in view of a call.  A one (1) week notice will be given to church members before the person is presented to the church for a vote.  Such vote will be taken after the morning service.

This proposed change will be voted on during the regularly scheduled church conference on Sunday, Aug 31, 12:05 PM.
















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