February 23, 2020 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
2/23 – Shalena Westbrook
3/1 – Jamie Hall & Kendall Johnson
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
2/23 – Jamie Hall
3/1 – Erica Franklin
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
2/26 – Erica Franklin
3/4 – Erica Franklin
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
2/26 – Sloppy Joes
3/4 – Krispy Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Cookies
 
Operation Christmas Child:
For the month of February we are gathering small fleece blankets and small stuffed animals.  Check out the bulletin board in the hallway for more info!!
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
GriefShare, Session 5 “Grief and Your Relationships”, will be this Thursday, February 27th, 6-8pm and will meet 10 more weeks.  GriefShare meets every Thursday, 6-8pm here at the church.  Anyone can join at any time.  The sessions are self-contained.  It’s all free, and childcare is provided.  Please contact the church office if you need any information.  
 
Carry the Cross is quickly approaching!!  Sign up today for your spot, and a t-shirt!  Inserts for both will be in the bulletin this Sunday.  If you don’t get an insert and you want to sign up/order a shirt, please let the church office know ASAP! Deadline for t-shirt orders is March 11th.
 
If you know of anyone who attends OBC who is getting married or having a baby, please let Jenny Calhoun or the church office know so we can plan a shower!  We would love to celebrate with you!
 
VBS is coming quicker than you think!!  If you would like to help in any capacity, please see the sign-up sheet in the foyer.  If you’re not certain what area you would like to help in, you can check out the sign-up sheet for some ideas.  If you have any questions, please see Racheal Pursifull!
 
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   


January 19, 2020 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
1/19 – Shalena Westbrook
1/26 – Erica Franklin
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
1/19 – Michelle Ennis
1/26 – Kim McDermith
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
1/22 – Erica Franklin
1/29 – Autumn Stoops
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
1/22 – Macaroni & Cheese w/ ground beef
1/29 – Beef Stew
 
Operation Christmas Child:
For the month of January we are gathering washcloths & bar soap.
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Our next regular sessions of GriefShare will begin on Thursday, January 30th, 6-8pm and will meet every Thursday for 13 weeks.  Please see Jeannie Stringer or contact the church office for more info.
 
If you know of anyone who attends OBC who is getting married or having a baby, please let Jenny Calhoun or the church office know so we can plan a shower!  We would love to celebrate with you!
 
VBS is coming quicker than you think!!  If you would like to help in any capacity, please see the sign-up sheet in the foyer.  If you’re not certain what area you would like to help in, you can check out the sign-up sheet for some ideas.  If you have any questions, please see Racheal Pursifull!
 
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   


January 12, 2020 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
1/12 – Jamie Hall & Kendal Johnson
1/19 – Shalena Westbrook
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
1/12 – Shalena Westbrook & Sarah Purcell
1/19 – Michelle Ennis
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
1/15 – Rhonda Purcell
1/22 – 
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
1/15 – Spaghetti – See Reta Ice if you would like to help with food
1/22 – Macaroni & Cheese w/ ground beef
 
Operation Christmas Child:
For the month of January we are gathering washcloths & soap and other hygiene items.
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Our January Business meeting will be Sunday, January 12th at 6pm.
 
We will be hosting a GriefShare:Loss of a Spouse seminar on Thursday, January 16th, 6-8pm here at the church.  Click here for more info. 
 
VBS is coming quicker than you think!!  If you would like to help in any capacity, please see the sign-up sheet in the foyer.  If you’re not certain what area you would like to help in, you can check out the sign-up sheet for some ideas.  If you have any questions, please see Racheal Pursifull!
 
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   


December 15, 2019 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
12/15 – Rhonda Purcell
12/22 – Shalena Westbrook
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
12/15 – Michelle Ennis
12/22 – Jamie Hall & Leia Douglas
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
12/18 – Rhonda Purcell
12/25 – No Services.  MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
12/18 – Krispy Chicken, Hasbrown Casserole, Green Beans, Cookies
12/25 – No Services.  MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
 
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Thank you!!!  Thank you to each Ozark Baptist Church family for all your help, participation, and prayers for our Drive Thru Christmas.  I believe Jesus’ life was shown and shared!  Thank you so much!!! — LeAnn Edington
 
Christmas Choir Program, Sunday, December 15th, during morning worship.
 
Christmas Dinner, Sunday, December 15th at 5:30pm.
 
Sisters’ Christmas Party, Tuesday, December 17th, 6pm at Jenny Calhoun’s home.  A traditional Christmas dinner will be served.  The meat is provided, please let Jenny know what side you will bring to share. 
 
TeamKID Christmas Store, Wednesday, December 18th. If you have new or gently used items you would like to donate to the Christmas Store, please see Nancy Branson or Wilma Scott. 
 
Youth Christmas Party, Wednesday December 18th. 
 
DUE TO THE HOLIDAYS THERE WILL BE NO WEDNESDAY EVENING SERVICES ON DECEMBER 25TH OR JANUARY 1ST. HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
 
The church office will be closed December 24th, 25th, and 31st, and January 1st for the holidays. 
 
Lottie Moon Christmas Offering:  Our goal this year is $3,000.  There are 3 options for how you can give:
  1. Lottie Moon Christmas Offering envelopes are available in the pew pockets.  Simply put your offering in one and drop it in the offering plate. 
  2. or you can give online at: www.easytithe.com/ozarkbaptistchurch.  Select the “Missions Fund”, then select “Lottie Moon”
  3. or simply text the dollar amount you wish to give, followed by “LOTTIE” to (417) 815-1985.  
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


December 1, 2019 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
12/1 – Shalena Westbrook
12/8 – Erica Franklin & Kendal Johnson
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
12/1 – Erica Franklin
12/8 = Shalena Westbrook & Sarah Purcell
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
12/4 – Erica Franklin
12/11 – Jamie Hall
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
12/4 – Lasagna, Broccoli, French Bread, Brownies
 
12/11 – Spaghetti – see Reta Ice if you’d like to help with food.
 
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Houston House Service, Sunday, December 1st, 2pm.  Please see Willie Johnson if you’d like to participate. 
 
Lottie Moon Week of Prayer – December 1st-8th.  See your bulletin insert from Sunday, Dec 1st for your prayer guide.
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is December 7th & 8th.  Invite your friends and family!  There are flyers available in the office or on the table in the foyer.  
 
Sisters Lunch, Wednesday, December 11th.  12pm at Cozumels.
 
Community Choir Christmas Concert, Friday, December 13th, 7pm here at the church.
 
Christmas Choir Program, Sunday, December 15th, during morning worship.
 
Christmas Dinner, Sunday, December 15th at 5:30pm.
 
Sisters’ Christmas Party, Tuesday, December 17th, 6pm at Jenny Calhoun’s home.  A traditional Christmas dinner will be served.  The meat is provided, please let Jenny know what side you will bring to share. 
 
TeamKID Christmas Store, Wednesday, December 18th. If you have new or gently used items you would like to donate to the Christmas Store, please see Nancy Branson or Wilma Scott. 
 
Youth Christmas Party, Wednesday December 18th. 
 
Lottie Moon Christmas Offering:  Our goal this year is $3,000.  There are 3 options for how you can give:
  1. Lottie Moon Christmas Offering envelopes are available in the pew pockets.  Simply put your offering in one and drop it in the offering plate. 
  2. or you can give online at: www.easytithe.com/ozarkbaptistchurch.  Select the “Missions Fund”, then select “Lottie Moon”
  3. or simply text the dollar amount you wish to give, followed by “LOTTIE” to (417) 815-1985.  
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


November 17, 2019 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
11/17 – Shalena Westbrook
11/24 – Diane Davis
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
11/17 – Michelle Ennis
11/24 – Jamie Hall
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
11/20 – Rhonda Purcell
11/27 – No services.  Happy Thanksgiving!
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
11/20 – Loaded potato soup, Grilled cheese, bananas
Need: 5 lbs potatoes, 4 lbs cheese, bacon bits, 2 loaves of bread, 1 gallon of milk, bananas
 
11/27 – No services.  Happy Thanksgiving!
 
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
The deadline to bring your Operation Christmas Child shoebox is Wednesday, November 20th.  If you would like to help defray the cost of shipping the boxes, please bring $9 per box you bring.  Boxes and labels are available on the table in the foyer.  
 
The Community Thanksgiving Service will be Sunday, November 24th at 6pm at the First Freewill Baptist Church in Houston.  Our evening services have been transferred there.
 
All services for Wednesday, November 27th have been cancelled.  There will be no TeamKID, no Youth Group, and no Adult Bible study on Wednesday, November 27th.  Have a blessed Thanksgiving!
 
Houston House Service, Sunday, December 1st, 2pm.  Please see Willie Johnson if you’d like to participate. 
 
Sisters for Christ will be having their Christmas Party on either Tuesday, December 10th or Tuesday, December 17th. Please let Jenny Calhoun know which date you would be able to attend.  
 
Don’t forget to welcome our new members!!: Alisa Stephens, Marcella Fowler, Jan Perryman, Harold & Bobbie Jo Wiggs, and Ron & Sandra Craven
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is QUICKLY approaching.  It will be on December 7th & 8th this year!  If you are interested in participating this year, please get your name on the sign-up sheet in the foyer!! 
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


November 10, 2019 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
11/10 – Jessica Dzurick
11/17 – Shalena Westbrook
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
11/10 – Kim McDermith & Leia Douglas
11/17 – Michelle Ennis
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
11/13 – Jamie Hall
11/20 – Rhonda Purcell
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
11/13 – Spaghetti 
Need: If you would like to help, please see Reta ice
 
11/20 – Loaded potato soup, Grilled cheese, bananas
Need: 5 lbs potatoes, 4 lbs cheese, bacon bits, 2 loaves of bread, 1 gallon of milk, bananas
 
 

Announcements:

Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
 
November Business Meeting, this evening at 6pm.  This is the last business meeting for the year, so if you have something that needs to be taken care of before January, please be prepared to talk about it at this meeting. 
 
 
TCBA Missions & Ministry Night, Monday, November 11th at First Baptist Church of Houston.  5:30pm Finger foods and fellowship, 6pm speaker, 7pm Veterans recognition.
 
 
Sisters Lunch, Wednesday, November 13th at 12pm at Spring Garden.
 
 
TeamKID meets on Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  TeamKID is for children age 3 through 5th grade. A light meal is served at 6pm.  Please let the church office know if your child needs a ride.  
 
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is QUICKLY approaching.  It will be on December 7th & 8th this year!  If you are interested in participating this year, please get your name on the sign-up sheet in the foyer!! 
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


November 3, 2019 Announcements

Schedules:

 
Nursery:
11/3 – Rhonda Purcell
11/10 – Jessica Dzurick
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
11/3 – Erica Franklin
11/10 – Kim McDermith & Leia Douglas
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
11/6 – Erica Franklin
11/10 – Jamie Hall
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
11/6 – Turkey, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Corn, Cookies
Need: Cookies
 
11/13 – Spaghetti 
Need: If you would like to help, please see Reta ice
 
 

Announcements:

 
GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays will be on Sunday, November 3rd, 3-5pm here at the church.  If you would like to be a blessing to someone by volunteering at our Surviving the Holidays event, please contact Jeannie Stringer or the church office. For more information or to pre-register click here
 
 
Share Jesus Without Fear:  If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
 
Sisters for Christ, Monday, November 4th, at 6pm here at the church. 
 
 
TeamKID meets on Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  TeamKID is for children age 3 through 5th grade. A light meal is served at 6pm.  Please let the church office know if your child needs a ride.  
 
 
November Business meeting, Sunday, November 10th, 6pm
 
 
Sisters Lunch, Wednesday, November 13th at 12pm at Spring Garden.
 
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is QUICKLY approaching.  It will be on December 7th & 8th this year!  If you are interested in participating this year, please get your name on the sign-up sheet in the foyer!! 
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


October 20, 2019 Announcements

Nursery:
10/20 – Shalena Westbrook
10/27 – Erica Franklin
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
10/20 – Alisa Stephens
10/27 –  Jamie Hall
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
10/23 – Sandy Stow
10/30 – Autumn Stoops
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
10/23 – Ham & Cheese Sliders, Chips, Cookies (Need: 3 pkg Hawaiian rolls, Family pkg deli ham, 1 lb sliced cheddar, 2 party size bags of chips, cookies)
 
10/30 – Chili, Cheese, Crackers, Apple Slices, Milk (Need: Ground beef, shredded cheddar, saltine crackers, apples, milk)
 
Share Jesus Without Fear:   If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Crib Shower for Franklin Emmerson Burch, Son of Aaron & Callie Burch, grandson of Terry Haden, great-grandson of Frank & Norma Burch. The crib will be in the foyer until October 20th.
 
TeamKID meets on Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  TeamKID is for children age 3 through 5th grade. A light meal is served at 6pm.  Please let the church office know if your child needs a ride.  
 
Youth Lock-in Friday, October 25th, 8pm.  We will welcome any donations of cookies, brownies, snacks, etc. for the kids to munch on during the night. 
 
Baptism at the River, Sunday, October 27th at Dogs Bluff immediately following morning worship service. 
 
We will be starting a New Members’ Class on Sunday, October 20th during the Sunday School hour.  Completion of this class is required for membership of Ozark Baptist Church. If you need/want to take the class, please let the church office know as soon as possible so we can be sure to have enough materials.  
 
Trunk or Treat, Thursday, October 31st, 6pm on Grand Avenue.  We are in need of candy and tracts to hand out.  There are bins in the fellowship hall for any donations.  If you have any questions, please see Rhonda Purcell.  
 
GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays will be on Sunday, November 3rd, 3-5pm here at the church.  If you would like to be a blessing to someone by volunteering at our Surviving the Holidays event, please contact Jeannie Stringer or the church office. For more information or to pre-register click here
 
Sisters for Christ, Monday, November 4th, at 6pm here at the church. 
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is QUICKLY approaching.  It will be on December 7th & 8th this year!  If you are interested in participating this year, please get your name on the sign-up sheet in the foyer!! 
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.


October 13, 2019 Announcements

Nursery:
10/13 – Jamie Hall
10/20 – Shalena Westbrook
 
PreSchool Children’s Church:
10/13 – Shalena Westbrook
10/20 – Alisa Stephens
 
Wednesday Evening Nursery:
10/16 – Rhonda Purcell
10/23 – Sandy Stow
 
Wednesday Evening Menu:
10/16 – Biscuits & Gravy, fruit, juice (Need: 24 Frozen biscuits, 2 gallons of milk, 2 lbs bulk sausage, and fruit)
10/23 – Ham & Cheese Sliders, Chips, Cookies (Need: 3 pkg Hawaiian rolls, Family pkg deli ham, 1 lb sliced cheddar, 2 party size bags of chips, cookies)
 
 
Business Meeting this Sunday, October 13th at 6pm
 
Share Jesus Without Fear:   If you’ve not signed up for a class, and you’re interested, please contact the church office. 
 
Crib Shower for Franklin Emmerson Burch, Son of Aaron & Callie Burch, grandson of Terry Haden, great-grandson of Frank & Norma Burch. The crib will be in the foyer until October 20th.
 
TeamKID meets on Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  TeamKID is for children age 3 through 5th grade. A light meal is served at 6pm.  Please let the church office know if your child needs a ride.  
 
Baptism at the River, Sunday, October 27th at Dogs Bluff immediately following morning worship service. 
 
We will be starting a New Members’ Class on Sunday, October 20th during the Sunday School hour.  Completion of this class is required for membership of Ozark Baptist Church. If you need/want to take the class, please let the church office know as soon as possible so we can be sure to have enough materials.  
 
GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays will be on Sunday, November 3rd, 3-5pm here at the church.  If you would like to be a blessing to someone by volunteering at our Surviving the Holidays event, please contact Jeannie Stringer or the church office. For more information or to pre-register click here
 
Drive Thru Christmas 2019 is QUICKLY approaching.  It will be on December 7th & 8th this year!  If you are interested in participating this year, please get your name on the sign-up sheet in the foyer!! 
 
 
WE HAVE AN APP!!! 
1. Go to your app store (Google Play or Apple) and download the ShareFaith App. 
2. When the app is downloaded, open the app and search for “OBC Houston, MO”. 
The app is updated weekly (usually on Monday unless it’s a holiday).  To view the update, click on the circular arrows in the menu to get the updates.  If you have any questions or need any other help, just contact the church office.   
 
  
Don’t forget we have online/text giving.  You can click here for more information.