Shoebox Community Drop-Off Center open from Nov. 16-23

christmas-shoe-boxes-mwfx5lxfMountain View’s Community Drop-Off Center for Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes is open from Monday, Nov. 16 through Monday, Nov. 23. Stop by First Baptist Church in Mountain View, and enter on the Highway 60 side under the covered gym entrance. We will look forward to meeting you there!!

Hours for the Drop-Off Center:

  • Monday, Nov. 16: 9-11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 17: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 18: 9-11 a.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 19: 6-8 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 20: 9-11 a.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 21: 9 a.m. to noon
  • Sunday, Nov. 22: 2-4 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 23: 8-10 a.m.

Ways to be involved in DiscipleNow Weekend

anomalyThe DiscipleNow Weekend Dec. 4-6 is a church-wide event, and we need all hands on deck!

Please consider helping with food, because we will need lots of it! Contact Angie Jester for specific ways you can help.

Please be in prayer for the students and the weekend:

  • Pray that God will work in the lives of the youth and adults involved
  • Pray for safety during travel and activities
  • Pray for wisdom and energy for the adult leaders and host homes

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Richie Jester at (417) 230-5183 or leave a message at the church.


Annual Church Thanksgiving Dinner on Sunday, Nov. 22

thanksgiving-dinner_tOur church’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner is Sunday, Nov. 22 at 6 p.m.

Sign up on the bulletin board outside of the office if you plan to come. Also, please sign up for food to bring so we can all share together.

We will also burn the note on the building that night, which will be a special moment for our church you will not want to miss!! Come join us as we dedicate our building to the Lord.


Hanging of the Christmas Greens Service Nov. 29

Hanging of the GreensJoin us for a special church service Sunday, Nov. 29 for our church’s annual Hanging of the Greens!

That morning, we as a church will participate in decorating the sanctuary for the Christmas season. Sunday School classes will be invited to come up at certain times to trim the trees, light the lights, hang bows and other elements to prepare us for Christmas. Even all the children and students of our church come up to hang ornaments on the trees.

This is a Sunday you and your family, from the youngest to the oldest, won’t want to miss!

** Note, service times will be different that morning only. Sunday School will be at 9:15 a.m., and there will be ONE combined worship service at 10:30 a.m.