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January 30, 2020

2020 Guatemala Family Mission
Informational Meeting

February 2, 2020 | 12:15 p.m. | Parker Hall

Join us this Sunday to hear about our upcoming Family Volunteer in Mission trip to Guatemala, scheduled for June 13-20, 2020. We will meet at 12:15 p.m. in Parker Hall for a brief 15-30 minutes. You will receive information on the cost of the trip and about the time we will spend in Antigua with our partner school, Escuela Integrada. This is a great opportunity to serve as a family.


February 2, 2020

Message: "Unstoppable: Faith"

Scripture: II Corinthians 12:9-10


College Summer Mission Trip

May 2020

The 2020 College VIM to Guatemala is coming up this May 17-26, 2020. If you are or know of a college aged person who would be interested, email Jen Greenaway at in the Global Outreach office for more information or find the application link at Applications are due by February 7.

First Kids Movie Night

February 7, 2020 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.  | Children's Building

Parents, grandparents, and guardians are invited to bring their kids for a free movie night! Everyone needs a sabbath...a time to recharge. Let us watch the kids for a couple hours and give you an opportunity to refresh. Drop off begins at 5:45 p.m. and the event ends promptly at 8:00 p.m. Kids eight weeks through 5th grade are welcome. Pizza will be served. If your child is too young for pizza, please pack a meal for them. Be sure to pre-register to help us better prepare. Registration is available online at


Beacon Scholarship Applications Now Available

Graduating high school seniors and previous Beacon Scholarship award winners are invited to apply for the Beacon Memorial Scholarship. This fund helps students who wish to continue their education after high school and awards are made based on financial need, scholarship, citizenship, and Christian witness. Scholarship application materials may be downloaded at

Birthday Banquet 2020

Sunday, February 23 | 12:15 p.m. | YFC Gym

Birthday Banquet is our annual youth mission fundraiser that helps subsidize the cost of youth spring and summer mission trips, making the trips more financially accessible for more students. More info coming soon!

Soul Keeping

Begins Sunday, March 15 | 4:00-5:15 p.m. | Parker Hall

"Soul Keeping: The Sacred Stewardship of Souls...Ours and Others" is an eight-week course. The course focuses on how we care for souls, ours and others, using the book of the same name by John Ortberg. If you're interested in becoming a CARE Chaplain for FUMC, or spend time caring for family and friends, this course is for you. Class members will need access to the book, Soul Keeping: Caring for the Most Important Part of You. Register for the class by calling or emailing Donna at 918.592.3862 or

Healing Prayer Class

Begins Sunday, March 15 | 5:30 p.m. | Parker Hall

The Spring 2020 Healing Prayer Class will use Randy Clark's curriculum, POWER to HEAL. The power of the Holy Spirit is available. It's within you. You simply need to step out, believe you are anointed, trust that God wants to use you, and start taking risks. This class will use Randy Clark’s curriculum, POWER to HEAL: 8 Weeks to Activating God’s Healing Power in Your Life. Class members will need access to the books, Power to Heal Study Guide, and Power to Heal. Register for the class by calling or emailing Donna at 918.592.3862 or

Mark Your Calendar for Rocky Railway Bible Camp

July 28, 29, & 30 | 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | 4 Years through 5th Grade

Kids’ lives are unpredictable, filled with ups and downs, drops and dips, twists and turns. First Kids’ Rocky Railway Bible Camp is intentionally designed to show kids the power of Jesus…something they can count on to pull them through when life doesn’t feel so fun or adventurous. At Rocky Railway, kids will deepen their friendship with Jesus, who empowers them to boldly face life’s challenges! After the opening session, 4th and 5th graders will head to their own special VBX while the rest of the crews head out for crafts, Bible stories, music, movie and snacks. A special class will be formed for preschool kids whose parents are volunteering that week. T-Shirts and CDs will be available for $10 each. Registration runs from March 1 to July 20 at


Our Sympathy

Our sympathy to Clois Harlan, family, and friends in the death of Sharon Harlan on January 12, 2020.


Honorarium for Eve O’Kelley

Builder’s Class Missions from Liz Loshbaugh

New Members

We welcome the newest member of the First family: Rev. Yvonne Buchanan!


Four Ways To Give At First!

You can give your tithes and offerings online at, via text to 918.871.2010, by mailing your check to 1115 S Boulder Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74119, or in the Sunday offering plate.


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