PASTOR FRIK JANSE VAN RENSBURG
The preacher for today’s services is Pastor Frik Janse van Rensburg, the Regional Director of Southern Africa and lndian Ocean Region (16 Countries), for Child Evangelism Fellowship. He is in Gaborone to conduct training for the Botswana National Board members of CEM. Based in Stilfontein – Klerksdorp South Africa. Was a missionary for a number years to Madagascar before his appointment at CEM.
Please note that there will be communion during the morning services next week.
Worshippers who have accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour and would like to obey the Biblical injunction to be baptised are invited to register with the Church Office (3184082).
Baptismal classes will take place on 24th April and 1st May 2016, after the 10.00am service. The Baptismal Service will be on 15th May 2016. If you would like more information, please contact Elder Harry Johnson on 71705986 or Alfred Tembo on 71373657.
OBC LADIES MINISTRY
There will be a Ladies meeting on the 23rd April 2016 from 3pm – 5pm.
The topic of the day will be “Empty Jars” and our guest speaker will be Mrs Ronke Eyitayo. Ladies of all ages are invited to come and feed on the word.
Please bring a friend along and snacks to share.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE HOSPITAL MINISTRY
Volunteers are needed for the Hospital Ministry to visit the Princess Marina Hospital and the Gaborone Private Hospital either on Thursday, Friday or Saturday afternoon.
Those who are able to make time for this purpose should kindly contact Arinola Adekanmbi on 71410349 or Devinka Ilangakoon on 71616695. Thank you.
Are you hurting, bitter, angry, lonely? It starts with the heart. Come and learn about taking care of your Heart through FreshStart. The next meetings are:
Wednesday, 13th April at 5:30 pm
Wednesday, 27th March at 5:30 pm
They will be in the Conference Room at OBC. For more information phone Joseph Chileshe on 73554013
Men of OBC – if you’re male and 18 or over, that’s you! You are invited to a Men’s Braai.
Date: 23rd April 2016 Time: 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Venue: Plot 2416, Tshepe close, Extension 9.
For directions call Pete Healy – 71311367.
Everything is free – just bring yourself, a friend, your dad and your uncle! It’s a time of fellowship, sharing and inspiring testimony. We’d like to know the numbers so we can ensure plenty of food – please call Richard Okullo on 75592760.
FACE THE NATION 2016
PRAYER PARTNERS FOR FTN 2016
FTN is appealing for interested prayer warriors to partner with volunteers during the School of Discipleship and Active phase. Any interested person should contact Mrs Maria Phiri on 71709326 or 3184082.
FACE THE NATION 2016 (VOLUNTEERS NEEDED)
Concerned about HIV/AIDS? Then why wait, join Face the Nation training (30 May – 17 June 2016) and work in the Senior Secondary Schools to teach the message of abstinence & behavioral change through peer mentoring, as a means of preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS.
Criteria for selection
• You must be a born again Christian
• You must be a university/tertiary level student
• You must believe in & practice abstinence lifestyle
Application forms available at:
• Open Baptist Church, Maruapula, Old Blue tree near Roads Training Center
• Deadline for application: 29 APRIL 2016 at 4PM