At the recent ABC-USA Mission Summit in June, two young preachers from First Baptist Lawrence shared their gifts as a part of the the Festival of Youth Preachers. Cody Knapik and Michaela Schenkel each preached as a part of the event sponsored by the Academy of Preachers. To hear their sermons, please click on the links below.
Cody Knapik is a student at Central Baptist Theological Seminary, and a graduate of Ottawa University. He grew up as a part of First Baptist, and has been serving as our Intern for Youth Formation over the last year. His sermon may be found at:
Michaela Schenkel also grew up as a part of the First Baptist Lawrence family. She recently graduated from Free State High School in Lawrence, and will begin studying music this fall at the University of Kansas. Her sermon may be found at: