Events

Here's what's going on this week at First MB Church. To stay up to date and get even more info, subscribe to our weekly email newsletter!

M-Life Dinner Date (Converge)
January 26 | 6:00 p.m. | Worship Center
M-Life is a new ministry for young married couples. Join us for our kick-off event as we enjoy a nice dinner, games, and a chance to get to know other young First MB couples—with free childcare! RSVP for free here! 

Next Steps Class
January 27 | 9:45 a.m. | Room S2
If you're looking for ways to get more connected here, this one-week class is for you. Learn more about what we believe, where we're going, and how you fit in. We'll also talk about church membership and how to get baptized. Questions are encouraged and everyone is welcome!

 

Financial Peace University
Sundays starting January 27 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Room S2
Spend nine weeks getting your finances on track for the new year! Financial Peace gives you the tools you need to get out of debt, build up savings, and prioritize long-term financial goals. Each family must purchase a kit for $80. Sign up here for the class or at the Connect Table on Sunday.

Mexico Mission Trip Info Meeting
January 27 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Activity Center
We're taking two week-long trips to Baja, Mexico this summer to serve at an orphanage and mission. The trips are scheduled for June 22 - 30 and June 29 - July 7. These trips are family-friendly and are a great starter trip if you've never been on a mission trip before. If you'd like to learn more, join us for this informational meeting!

 

New Years Cookies/Church Family Meeting
January 27 | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Activity Center
It’s New Year’s Cookie time! Every year the First MB staff prepares thousands of tasty cookies (more like donuts or fritters) as a thank you to our congregation. Join us at 5:00 for fellowship and cookies, and stick around for the Church Family Meeting beginning at 6:00.

 

Dinner Theatre & Silent Auction Fundraiser
February 1 - 2 | 6:00 p.m. | Activity Center
Our senior high students are hosting a dinner theatre and silent auction as a fundraiser to help them get to YouthCon (our denomination's national youth conference coming in April). The evening will include a baked potato bar, an original play written and performed by First MBers, and a silent auction. Doors open at 5:00, and the event is free to attend (although tickets are required). Get all the details here.

MyPath Classes
Sundays starting February 3 | 9:45 a.m. | Room S2
Ready to take the next step in your faith journey? Sign up for our MyPath classes which walk through our six priorities that we believe help us grow into the kind of people Jesus wants us to be.Learn more or sign up here.

IF: Gathering (Women's Ministry)
February 8 - 9 | Starts at 6:00 p.m. | Activity Center
The IF: Gathering is one of the premier women's ministry conferences in the nation today, and we're excited to be a host site this year! The event will be live-streamed from Dallas. Speakers include Jennie Allen, Annie Downs, Christy Nockels, and more. Learn more and sign up here.

PrimeTimers Valentine's Dinner
February 14 | 6:00 p.m. | Activity Center
PrimeTimers, join us for our annual Valentine’s banquet with a nice dinner and music provided by Mike Whitworth and his family. Buy your $10 tickets at the Connect Table on Sunday!

Men’s Encounter
February 15 - 17 | Wheat State Camp
Are you ready to step up and be the husband, father, and man God has called you to be? Get ready for a weekend retreat that has the potential to change your life! Learn more at the Connect Table or sign up here.

 

Verenika Dinner
March 3 | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Activity Center
Our Verenika Dinner (a delicious, traditional Mennonite dish) has become an annual family favorite! The dinner is coming up in March, but for now we’re looking for volunteers to help make this possible. If you’d like to help prepare the meal or serve that evening, sign up here.

Tech Help Needed
Our First MB tech team is in need of additional help on Sunday mornings. Volunteers typically serve once a month, and we have openings for volunteers to help with sound, lights, cameras, and song lyrics. Training is available and no previous experience is necessary. If you're interested in joining the production team, email Matt at mehresman@firstmbchurch.org.