EDMOND'S FIRST NEWS

News

Follow the news page for new activities, missions, and opportunities. For questions, contact the Church Office which is available Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 405-341-0253.

For emergencies and after hours, our on call pastor is Jerry Miller who may be contacted at 405-473-6946, mobile.

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RESPONSE TO SBC REPORT

Pastor Blake responds to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) report that was released on May 21, 2022.

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SUNDAY BULLETIN

Available each week, download the most current bulletin:

JULY 3 BULLETIN
PRAYER FOR AMERICA

Sunday, July 3 | 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM | Flag Plaza
It is always a good time to pray for our nation, that God’s blessing would fall upon us. There is no time like now to be praying for our leaders and for God to send a revival to our land. On Sunday, July 3, right after the 11:00 AM Worship Service and Connection Groups, we will gather at the Flag Plaza outside the Light Tower. There will be patriotic music and a time of prayer for America. Make plans now to stay as we pray for God’s blessing upon our nation.

COMMUNITY PRAYER

Wednesday, July 16 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | South Lawn
Everyone in the community and all ages are welcome to come and pray. Invite a friend to join you as we pray over prayer requests during a guided prayer time. The playground will be open for kids. Submit your prayer requests online below.

REQUESTS
K-DAY

Wednesday, July 27 | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Room 236-238
K-Day is a day where the incoming 1st graders get to have a day welcoming them into the Children's Ministry at Edmond's First. This is a fun filled day of touring the upstairs children's area, eating dinner together, and joining in the Wednesday night activities upstairs.

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AWANA CLUBS

Wednesdays, Aug 31 | 6 PM - 7 PM | Children's Wing
For 2 years - 5th grade (birth - 1 year will be in WorshipCare) join at any time throughout the year. Awana Clubs begin on Wednesday, August 31. The vision and prayer of Awana is that all children and youth throughout the world will come to know, love, and serve the Lord Jesus Christ. Sign up, learn more, and follow:

AWANA
YOUNG ADULT PICNIC

Sunday, July 3 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Fellowship Hall
The Young Adult Connection Groups are having a picnic. Let us know you are coming. You bring a side or dessert and we will provide the hotdogs and hamburgers. There will be games and fellowship. The playground and Fellowship Hall will be open too. Contact Reese Pickard with questions, rpickard@fbcedmond.org

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SUMMER CAMPS

CrossTimbers
Monday, July 11 - Thursday, July 14 | Davis, OK
For completed 3rd - 5th grades, Pastor Blake Gideon will be the Camp Pastor! This camp is full.

Falls Creek
Monday, July 4 - Saturday, July 9 | Davis, OK
For 6th - 12th grade, this year, we will explore spiritual disciplines of the Christian life.

CROSSTIMBERS
FALLS CREEK
FORMATIONS: ON WEDNESDAYS

Wednesday evening Bible opportunities for the entire family! Follow the Formations web page for a listing of adult Bible studies.

  • Parenting class where we are going through John MacArthur’s “Successful Christian Parenting” book. Meet in Room 106A.
  • Pastor's "Overview of the Bible". Meet in the Worship Center.
  • Women's Ministry Bible Study. Meet in Room 108.
  • Men's Ministry Bible Study. Meet in Room 109
  • "Explore the Bible" in Room 201.
  • Learn more and follow:
FORMATIONS
WEDNESDAY FELLOWSHIP MEAL

Wednesdays | 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM | Fellowship Hall
$6.00 per person and complimentary for first time quests. We accept cash, checks, credit/debit cards, Apple and Google Pay. No pre-registration needed. Enter from the east Fellowship Hall entrance.

June 29 Menu:
Tao Cha Cafe broccoli beef, teriyaki chicken, white rice, noodles, egg roll, fresh fruit, tea, and water.

WOMEN'S MINISTRY

We are excited about what God is doing in our midst, anticipating His best as we see His hand moving, His Spirit leading, and His Son, Jesus, reaching out with open arms to those who seek Him. All ladies, college age through senior adults, are welcome to participate in everything we do! Opportunities Include:

  • Bible Studies
  • Prayer Opportunities
  • Brunch & Blessings
  • Friendship International Women
WOMEN'S MINISTRY
MEN'S MINISTRY

Our goal is to challenge each other to be the men God created us to be, fulfilling our purposes within our families, on our jobs, and in the church. In addition to that we are always mindful that we are an integral part of our community and our state. Opportunities Include:

  • Spring Retreat Watch Party
  • Big Breakfast Tuesdays once a month
  • Tuesday morning and afternoon Prayer Time
  • Wednesday evening Bible Study
  • Thursday Prayer Time for Revival
  • Sunday morning Prayer Time
MEN'S MINISTRY
D-GROUPS ARE FORMING NOW

D-Groups are small groups where we the Great Commission in Matthew 28 can be fulfilled. “Go and make disciples . . .” A D-Group includes three to five people working on a 28-week commitment with the goal of multiplying. During this time each person will be pushed to go deeper in their walk and understanding of what a disciple of Christ is. Groups are forming now. If you are interested in being in a D-Group contact Mike Morris, 405-826-3116,mmorris@fbcedmond.org or Andrea Holland, 405-726-9775, aholland@fbcedmond.org.

WEEKLY STREET MINISTRY

Each week we leave the church and head for Oklahoma City. Once we arrive in Oklahoma City we will serve and love on our homeless friends and also make our way towards the abortion mill and preach the Gospel and provide individuals with resources with the hope of seeing people and babies saved. Dates and times vary so follow the SERVE web page.

SERVE IN MISSIONS
HELP SERVE IN MISSIONS

Follow the SERVE web page to become involved in missions at Edmond's First. By serving around the world, "We are a Family of Faith Passionately Connecting to Christ, His Church, His Word, and His Mission for His Glory!"

  • Street Ministry
  • Bridges: Special Needs
  • First Impressions Greeters
  • Sewing Ministry
  • Boys Ranch Town
  • Oak Ridge Estates
  • Hope Pregnancy Center
  • Project 66
  • Afghan Ministry
  • Serve a School
  • Pivot for Youth
  • Friendship International
  • First Responder Notes & Cards
SERVE IN MISSIONS

worship live online!

Sunday mornings include two services, 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM. Wednesday Formations at 6:00 PM include a weekly Overview of the Bible with Pastor Blake Gideon and activities for the entire family. Follow:

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BAPTIST MESSENGER SUBSCRIPTION

If you are a member of a Southern Baptist church in Oklahoma your subscription to the Baptist Messenger is being paid for by Oklahoma Baptists through the Cooperative Program. Subscribe by visiting subscriptions.

If you are not a member of a Southern Baptist church in Oklahoma please call 405-942-3000 ext. 4361 to complete a subscription.

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HOW DO I GIVE?

Give humbly acknowledging that everything we have belongs to God and we are to follow His example.

Edmond's First has multiple opportunities for giving including online, mailing, and dropping off at the Church Office which is open Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

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