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2019 Calendar of Events

February

3rd      David Sutton Guest Speaker

Come hear former Pastor, David Sutton, as he brings the morning message! David is from the Ada area and loved by all!

6th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9:00 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

8th      Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

10th   Church’s Got Talent, 6 PM

Join us for a service that will celebrate the different talents that God has blessed our church with!! Sunday Evening @ 6:00 on February 10 will be a night that you will not want to miss. The bilingual church, Jesus The Way, will join us and be sharing their talents too. Food and fellowship follows in the Family Life Center.

13th   A1Kids Valentine’s Skate Party, 6-8 PM

Skate your way into Valentines on February 13.  Bring friend for a night of fun as we celebrate love on wheels at Star Skate in Ada. The bus will leave from the church 30 minutes early at 6:00 PM and return at 8:00 PM. There is no cost to attend.

15th   Date Night, Artesian Café, 6-8 PM

The Artesian Café will be the date night choice.  Bring your friend, sweetie, or come alone as we celebrate love and friendship over a wonderful meal in a lovely atmosphere. We’ll meet at the church at 5:30 or at the restaurant at 6:00 PM.

15th     A1 Youth Bowling

Our youth will enjoy a fun night of bowling.  We will leave from the church at 6:00.  For more information or a ride, contact Krystal Collins @ 580-399-0460.

16th   FWB Assoc. Meeting, 9:30 AM

Ada 1st FWB will serve as the site of the district association bi-annual meeting. It all starts at 9:30 AM and includes lunch in the Family Life Center

17th   Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

Chef James Presley gets our Sunday morning experience off on the right foot by serving a delicious breakfast at 8:30 in the Family Life Center. Free to all!

22nd   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

24th   Friend Day

It’s Friend Day all day long. Bring your friend to church!

March

3rd      Starting Point, 9:30 AM

If you’re interested in joining Ada 1st FWB Church, join Pastor Dean as he gives a brief orientation of the church. You’ll learn about it’s mission, core values, and much more.

3rd      Sunday Night at the Movies, 6 PM

Join us at 6:00 for the showing of “Unconditional.” Samantha Crawford is living a storybook life. That is, until her husband is killed in a senseless act of violence, causing her to lose her faith and her will to live. But will a death-defying encounter with two children---and a reunion with her childhood best friend, Joe Bradford bring things into proper perspective again? Unconditional is inspired by true events.

6th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

8th      Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

9th      Chili & Stew Lunch, 11-2 PM

James Presley is serving up an all-you-can-eat Chili and Stew lunch in the Family Life Center. Unlike previous years, this Chili lunch is 100% free to all.

20th   A1Kids Western Night, 6:30-8 PM

Kids saddle up your horses, grab your boots and cowboy hats and ride on into an evening of wild west fun. Everything on this A1Kids night will be a western cowboy adventure.

22nd   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

24th   Missionary Steve Schmidt

Hear home missionary, Steve Schmidt, bring the morning message and share his heart to take the Gospel to Albuquerque, NM.

31st    Featherstone, 2:30 PM

Join us as our church leads a praise and worship service with the residents of Featherstone Assisted Living Center.

April

3rd      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9:00 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

10th   Business Meeting, 6:30 PM

Members are encouraged to attend and take part in the business of this church. Our meetings are open to all and how we spend every dollar transparent as glass!

12th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

13th   Work Day, 9-2 PM

Bring the gloves and let’s meet for five hours to help make the building the best it can be.

19th   Good Friday Service, 6 PM

Join us for Good Friday Service as we reflect on the ultimate sacrifice Jesus made on the cross. We’ll observe the sacraments of the Lord’s Supper and feet washing.

21st    Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

A James Presley Breakfast is like none other! All are invited to the Family Life Center for a free breakfast and brief time of prayer.

21st    Easter & Eggstravaganza

Celebrate Easter at Ada 1st FWB! Following the service we’ll have our annual Easter Egg Hunt called Eggstravaganza. There’ll be bucket loads of eggs for all the kids, prizes, train rides, and inflatable games.

26th   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

May

1st      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

3rd      Date Night, Potrillos, 6 PM

Potrillos Restaurant in Ada will be the date night choice.  Bring your friend, sweetie, or come alone as we celebrate love and friendship over a wonderful meal in a lovely atmosphere. We’ll meet at the restaurant at 6:00.

5th      Starting Point, 9:30 AM

If you’re interested in joining Ada 1st FWB Church, join Pastor Dean as he gives a brief orientation of the church. You’ll learn about it’s mission, core values, and much more.

5th      Spring Picnic @ Wintersmith Park, 6 PM

It’s fun in the park! We’ll have games, inflatables, and a meal at Wintersmith. It all takes place at 6:00 PM.

10th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

12th   Mother’s Day Super Sunday

Join us for a Super Sunday as we honor the mothers in our church.

22nd   A1Kids Year End Party @ CKR, 6:30-8 PM

It’s the final A1Kids session of the school year. We’ll leave from the church at 6:30 and travel to Cornerstone Kids’ Ranch. Inflatables, ziplines, rock climbing, train rides, and other attractions are in store. Meal included! No cost to attend.

24th   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

29th   Abba’s Tables, 5-7 PM

Abba’s Tables is a great ministry. Come help serve Ada’s less fortunate by serving in the kitchen. No experience required.

June

2nd     Missions Sunday

We’ll have a special guest missionary speaker bringing the morning message at 10:30.

2nd     Camp Meeting @ CKR, 6 PM

Ever want to be a kid and go to camp again? All families are invited to Cornerstone Kids’ Ranch for a one-of-a-kind Ranch Camp experience. We’ll begin with chapel and have fun following with camp activities. Meal included!

5th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9:00 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

14th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

16th   Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

A James Presley Breakfast is like none other! All are invited to the Family Life Center for a free breakfast and brief time of prayer.

16th    Father’s Day Super Sunday

28th    Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

30th   Featherstone, 2:30 PM

Join us as our church leads a praise and worship service with the residents of Featherstone Assisted Living Center.

June    Ranch Camp

A1Kids are encouraged to attend one of four weeks of camp at Cornerstone Kids’ Ranch. The dates are as follows: Week 1, June 3-6; Week 2, June 10-13; Week 3, June 17-20; Week 4, June 24-27. Register early as these camps fill. You can register online at www.kidsranchok.com. Kids who attend A1Kids can even apply for scholarships. Talk to Pastor Dean for details.

July

3rd      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 PM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

7th      Starting Point, 9:30 AM

If you’re interested in joining Ada 1st FWB Church, join Pastor Dean as he gives a brief orientation of the church. You’ll learn about it’s mission, core values, and much more.

7th      Independence Day Party @ Presleys, 6 PM

Celebrate independence Day at the home of James and Janice Presley at 317 south New Bethel Blved, across from Byng School. Bring a dessert and fireworks to share.

10th   Business Meeting, 6:30 PM

Members are encouraged to attend and take part in the business of this church. Our meetings are open to all and how we spend every dollar transparent as glass!

12th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

14th   Ada 1st FWB and Jesus the Way (Bilingual church) Joint Service, 10:30 AM

The bilingual church known as “Jesus the Way” will join us in a combined service. This worship service features music and message from both churches!

26th   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

31st    Abba’s Tables, 5-7 PM

Abba’s Tables is a great ministry. Come help serve Ada’s less fortunate by serving in the kitchen. No experience required.

August

4th      Contemporary Worship Svc, 6 PM

Want a more lively beat to your worship? Come enjoy a contemporary worship celebration. No suits and ties allowed. J

7th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

9th      Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

11th   Old Fashioned Sunday

Overalls and long dresses are the attire as we go 70 years back in time to when some of our people attended church. We might just sing I’ll fly away, and the “Roll is Called Up Yonder.” It should be a lot of fun.

16th   Date Night, Pete’s Place, 6 PM

Pete’s Place in McAlester will be the date night choice.  Bring a friend or come alone as we celebrate love and friendship over a wonderful meal in a lovely atmosphere. We’ll meet at the church at 5:00 or at the restaurant at 6:00 PM.

18th   Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

A James Presley Breakfast is like none other! All are invited to the Family Life Center for a free breakfast and brief time of prayer.

23rd   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

24th & 25th     Revival

A revival like none other! Three sessions: Saturday evening at 6:30, Sunday morning at 10:30, and Sunday evening at 6:30. We’ll have free dinners on Saturday and Sunday at 5:30. Guest musicians and evangelist to be announced.

September

1st      Starting Point, 9:30 AM

If you’re interested in joining Ada 1st FWB Church, join Pastor Dean as he gives a brief orientation of the church. You’ll learn about it’s mission, core values, and much more.

4th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

7th      Kidsfest, 5-8 PM

Kidsfest 2019 will be the biggest and best yet! Inflatables, trains, food vendors and emergency responders will be on the block. This block party will also feature one of the finest family Christian entertainers in concert. Bring a friend!

11th   A1Kids and A1Youth Kickoff, 6:30-8:00 PM

It’s Ada’s hottest program for kids! Delicious meals, upbeat praise and worship, fun and games, and interactive teaching takes place every Wednesday in the Family Life Center.

13th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

27th   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

29th   Bobby Briggs Preaching

Come hear Bobby Briggs as he brings the morning message at 10:30 AM. Bobby brings many years of successful Christian living to the table anytime he teaches or preaches.

29th   Featherstone, 2:30

Join us as our church leads a praise and worship service with the residents of Featherstone Assisted Living Center.

October

2nd       Senior Adult Breakfast

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

9th      Business Meeting

Members are encouraged to attend and take part in the business of this church. Our meetings are open to all and how we spend every dollar transparent as glass!

11th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

20th   Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

A James Presley Breakfast is like none other! All are invited to the Family Life Center for a free breakfast and brief time of prayer.

23rd   Fall Festival @ CRK, 6 PM-8 PM

Meet us at Cornerstone Kids’ Ranch for an evening of Pumpkin Patch Fun. No cost to attend!

25th   Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

30th   Abba’s Tables, 5-7 PM

Abba’s Tables is a great ministry. Come help serve Ada’s less fortunate by serving in the kitchen. No experience required.

November

3rd      Starting Point, 9:30 AM

If you’re interested in joining Ada 1st FWB Church, join Pastor Dean as he gives a brief orientation of the church. You’ll learn about it’s mission, core values, and much more.

3rd      Missions Sunday

We’ll have a special guest missionary speaker bringing the morning message at 10:30.

6th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

8th      Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

17th   Communion & Thanksgiving Dinner, 12:00 PM

To celebrate Thanksgiving, we’ll observe the Lord’s Supper during worship at 10:30 followed by Thanksgiving lunch in the Family Life Center. Free and open to all!

24th   Bedlam Sunday Super Sunday

Wear your OU red or OSU orange to church and expect a little Bedlam rivalry. Don’t be surprised if we countdown the service to the tune of Boomer Sooner or Orange Power.

December

4th      Senior Adult Breakfast, 9 AM

Join us for the most important meal of the day!  Breakfast will be served at 9:00 AM in the Family Life Center. YUM YUM! There’s no cost to attend and you don’t even have to be a Senior Adult to attend.

8th      Deck The Halls & Caroling, 4-7 PM

It’s an Ada 1st Tradition! At 4:00 PM we’ll decorate the church for the Christmas season. Then it’s off to the homes of shut-ins as we carol the night away.

13th   Game Night, 7-10 PM

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to have a night out with the family or date?  Here’s your answer…Game Night! From 7-11 (come & go) in the Family Life Center. Plenty of board games and free snacks.

15th   Prayer Breakfast, 8:30 AM

A James Presley Breakfast is like none other! All are invited to the Family Life Center for a free breakfast and brief time of prayer.

18th   A1Kids Happy BD Jesus Party, 6:30 PM

It’s a birthday party like none other! We’ll sing Christmas carols, enjoy cake and ice cream, hear the Christmas story and even have a surprise visit from Santa Clause. There’ll be gifts for every child!

22nd   Christmas Svc & Communion

Worship with us on this very important Christmas celebration. We’ll observe the Lord’s Supper as Pastor Dean brings a timely Christmas message.

27       Ladies Night Out, 6:30 PM

All ladies are invited to a fun evening. Activities TBA.

 

29th   Featherstone, 2:30 PM

Join us as our church leads a praise and worship service with the residents of Featherstone Assisted Living Center.

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