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Action Bibles for finishing Sunday school, 2019

posted Jul 15, 2019, 10:15 AM by Wayne Sollows   [ updated Jul 15, 2019, 10:27 AM ]


Carol Sollows catches up with the kids that weren't able to be at the Sunday School wrap up in June.  She's presenting the three children with Action Bibles for having been faithful to attend Sunday school, 2018-19.  Looking forward to September already;  God has blessed us with children at First and we're waiting for you to come and bless us, too!

Community Worship & BBQ - Sunday 28 July

posted Jul 9, 2019, 7:21 AM by Wayne Sollows


Join us Sunday morning for worship at 10:30 - then stay for a BBQ at the back of the church;  bring a lawn chair and wear your hat and sunscreen.  What says Summer more than a bbq hotdog, some potato salad, a cold drink and good friends gathered to enjoy each other's company?  Plan to come - we look forward to seeing you!

Celebrating Canada Day!

posted Jul 2, 2019, 7:47 AM by Wayne Sollows





Sunday 30 Jun, we celebrated Canada's 152nd birthday in style.  Indeed, we pray:  God, Keep our Land, Glorious and Free!

John Baird honoured

posted Jul 2, 2019, 7:42 AM by Wayne Sollows



John Baird, the longest continuous member of the church (having come here as an infant in 1926) was honoured as the oldest father in the congregation.  Seen here being presented with a handmade quilt by one of the ladies of the church, while his wife Dorothy (of 70 years) looks on with delight. John:   Well Done, good and faithful servant.

Pastor's Annual Open House

posted Jun 25, 2019, 8:44 AM by Wayne Sollows




Wayne and Carol invited all to attend their annual Open House. The Lord provided a beautiful day to gather and enjoy food, fun and fellowship.

Communion Sunday, July 7th

posted Jun 25, 2019, 6:43 AM by Wayne Sollows

 


Join us for worship and the service of Communion; "Take - eat and drink - in remembrance of Christ's body, broken for us."

Sunday school celebration - Gideon: Mighty Warrior, Tiny Army

posted Jun 24, 2019, 9:36 AM by Wayne Sollows


The wrap up of the Sunday School year came on Sunday June 23 with the kids putting on a presentation entitled:  Gideon: Mighty Warrior, Tiny Army.  Pictured are a few of the kids involved in the play and Sunday school - each received an Action Bible for completing the program for 2018-19.  Our kids are always looking to have more join them;  see you in September!

First Baptist Women - Dominion Life pins

posted Jun 24, 2019, 9:29 AM by Wayne Sollows


Carol Sollows (right) , past president of Baptist Women of ON & QC, presented Dominion Life membership pins to three women of First Baptist Church on Sunday June 23.  Awarded for faithful and committed service to Baptist Women, the recipients were (L-R) Luella Heidemen, current chair of the BW group at First, and long time workers and supporters, Brenda Hennigar and Georgina Kuehl. 

Annual Cemetery memorial service, June 23, 2:00 pm

posted Jun 19, 2019, 11:38 AM by Wayne Sollows


Our annual cemetery memorial service will be held at the corner of Forced and Boundary Roads on Sunday June 23 at 2:00 pm. Come and commemorate the lives of loved ones together.  An offering will be taken for the upkeep of our cemetery.  All are welcome to attend. In the event of rain, the service will be held at the church.

Bible Study group hits the Road, Spring 2019

posted Jun 19, 2019, 11:34 AM by Wayne Sollows


Wrapping up until the fall, our Bible study group and friends attended the Westmeath Seniors club luncheon on Wednesday 19 Jun.  A drive out to the country, a fun time - and good lunch - was had by all.  Why not count yourself in for next time?  Join us this Sunday at 10:30.

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