Fellowship Baptist Church
Friday, April 19, 2019
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Upcoming Events 

   

APRIL 1

6:00pm Edge Small Group

 

APRIL 3

Fellowship Meal @ 6pm

Adult Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Ignite Children's Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Impact Youth Bible Study @ 6:30pm

 

APRIL 4

6:30pm SonShine Group

6:30pm Kabir's Small Group

 

APRIL 5

7:00pm Celebrate Recovery

 

APRIL 6

9:00am THBA VBS Training

@ Laplata FBC

 

APRIL 7

9:00am Celebration & Worship

10:30am Bible Study for all ages

4:30pm STEPS Small Group 

5:30pm Peggy's Small Group

 

APRIL 8

6:00pm Edge Small Group

 

APRIL 9 

6:00pm GALs Fellowship 

 

APRIL 10

Fellowship Meal @ 6:00pm

Adult Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Ignite Children's Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Impact Youth Bible Study @ 6:30pm

 

APRIL 11

6:30pm Kabir's Small Group

 

APRIL 12

Celebrate Recovery @ 7pm

 

APRIL 13

9:00am THBA VBS Training

@ Lancaster Baptist Churhc

 

APRIL 14

9:00am Celebration & Worship

10:30am Bible Study for all ages

4:30pm STEPS Small Group

5:30pm Peggy's Small Group

 

APRIL 15

6:00pm Edge Small Group

 

APRIL 16

Trustee Work Night @ 5:30P

 

APRIL 17

Fellowship Meal @ 6pm

Adult Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Ignite Children's Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Impact Youth Bible Study @ 6:30pm

 

APRIL 18

6:30pm Kabir's Small Group

 

APRIL 19

Celebrate Recovery @ 7pm

 

APRIL 20

 

10:30am Walk with Jesus

 

APRIL 21

9:00am Celebration & Worship

10:30am Bible Study for all ages

1:30pm Jail Ministry

4:30pm STEPS Small Group

5:30pm Peggy's Small Group

 

APRIL 22

6:00pm Edge Small Group

 

APRIL 24

Fellowship Meal @ 6pm

Adult Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Ignite Children's Bible Study @ 6:30pm

Impact Youth Bible Study @ 6:30pm

 

APRIL 25

6:30pm Kabir's Small Group

 

APRIL 26

7:00pm Celebrate Recovery

 

APRIL 27

 

10:00am Pinewood Derby

 

APRIL 28

9:00am Celebration & Worship

10:30am Bible Study for all ages

2:30pm Manor Care Ministry

4:30ppm STEPS Small Group

 5:30pm Peggy's Small Group 

 

APRIL 29

6:00pm Edge Small Group

 

APRIL 30

 

5:30pm Shoes from the Heart!

 

 
 
Join us at 9:00 am every Sunday
to Worship our Lord Jesus Christ.
 
Bible Study follows Worship Service
every Sunday at 10:30 am.  
 
 
 
 

 

 How Fellowship Baptist Church Got It's Name:
 During the late 1970's and early 1980's, a group of believers felt strong promptings from the Holy Spirit to establish a new, ministry-centered work in Kirksville, MO. These promptings became compelling during the fall of 1982. After much intensive prayer, the group sought the counsel of George Noble, Director of Missions, then scheduled an organizational meeting to select leaders. 
 
The eleven leaders chosen selected a "Steering Committee" as a descriptive title. This group was assigned responsibility for all matters related to worship, teaching, ministry, and management. Its members were to serve until the new work could be constituted as a church and church officers, deacons, and trustees could be called into service. The first Sunday School classes and worship services were conducted on January 2,1983, with an impressively large number of people participating throughout the day. 
 
During their first meetings, the members of the Steering Committee realized that the selection of a name for the new work was an urgent responsibility. They analyzed the process by which most churches are named: by the sequence of their establishment or by their location. Neither of these name sources appealed to the members of the Steering Committee. These eleven men and women felt a strong conviction that the name should reflect the essence of the vision and mission which the Lord had called the founders to pursue. 
 
The Cross provided guidance in the naming process. The vertical beam represented the relationship with the Lord which the founders longed to strengthen and refine. The horizontal beam represented relationships among believers and non-believers. Through these relationships a strengthened love for Christ could touch and nurture lives.
 
Then it happened. "Fellowship was suggested as a name that reflected both components of the founders' vision. No other name was even considered. This enthusiasm inspired the architect to build a large cross into the front window as a symbol of the new church's vision and mission.  
 
 
 
Why Does Fellowship Baptist Church Exist?  
 
To Celebrate God's Presence (Worship)
To Demonstrate God's Love (Ministry)
To Communicate God's Word (Evangelism)
To Build Up God's Family (Fellowship)
To Educate God's People (Discipleship) 
 

"I am the way, the truth, and the life.
No one comes to the Father
except through Me."
John 14:6
 
  
 
PASTOR LARRY GIBSON  
 1701 South Jamison Street
 Kirksville, MO 63501
Phone: 660.665.0633