Welcome & Announcements
*Congregational Song ......... “Come, Now Is the Time to Worship” - No. 30
*Call to Worship
*Congregational Song ......... “I Worship You” medley - No. 16-19
Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer
Scripture Reading ............. Revelation 21:3-8
Responsive Reading “Treasures” - Pg. 557
*Congregational Song ....... “More Precious than Silver” - No. 557
Message .......................... “Heaven” - Rev. Stephen Sanden
*Congregational Song ....... “When We All Get to Heaven” - No. 603
*Benediction ~ Postlude
*If you wish to, and are able, you are invited to stand.
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
You are invited to join us in the Great Room for refreshments and Fellowship following the Service.
Our Church and Pastor
Our Country and Leaders
Men and Women of our Armed Forces and their Families
Today, January 10
10 am Worship Service
10:15 am Youth Church
11 am Fellowship Hour
5 pm Wellspring
Monday, January 11
Tuesday, January 12
Wednesday, January 13
Thursday, January 14
Friday, January 15
Saturday, January 16
Sunday January 17 Ushers: S. Ovens, C. Ovens, C. Watkins, J. Clancy
Church & Community Supper - Monday January 11th,
Our weekly Monday night suppers have resumed! 5 PM ~ $3.00. All are welcome!
This weeks entrée - Lasagna!
Preparing to Preach Course - Thursday, February 14
Laura Story Concertin Bath - Thursday, February 14
Annual Meeting - Sunday, January 17
Newsletter Deadline - Tuesday, Jan. 19
Church Directory Be sure to pick up your copy of the updated church directory available on the Greeting Table. If you know of a shut-in who would like one please deliver to them.
Church Directories - Past Years Be sure to stop at the Reader’s Table where you will find extra church directories from years past. Please take what you would like.
Milly’s Backpack Program: January Needs - instant oatmeal
Mission ~ in New York State ~ Norwich ~
The Place, in Norwich, NY, serves young people in many ways under the mission statement: “to love all youth as they are, and help them reach their full potential as they become responsible, contributing members of society.” In her position as Executive Director, Rebecca Sands, oversees a variety of programs, including The KIDS Program, Teen After-School Program (TASP), Summer Youth Volunteer Program (SYVP), Summer Youth Employment Training Program (SYETP) and Headwaters Youth Conservation Corps) HYCC). The KIDS Program seeks to strengthen children’s self-esteem and decision-making with structured activities throughout the school year and summer. A school-year program, TASP offers teens a safe learning environment with a variety of enriching activities, including homework help, educational offerings and community volunteer opportunities. SYVP is a summer program that teaches youth to be responsible, understand work expectations and become more engaged in the community through volunteerism. A summer employment program, SYETP offers youth practical training to develop social and work-readiness skills. A summer program made possible through AmeriCorps and its Education Award program, HYCC seeks to strengthen young adults’ civic engagement through community service projects.
Mission Collection for the Backpack Program:
We are glad you’ve joined us!
We hope you’ll have a rich experience as we celebrate our faith and praise God together.
If you are a guest here today, in the pew in front of you, you will find a Guest Information card. We would like to get to know you better, please take a moment to fill it out and place it in the offering plate.
You are invited to bring your children to the nursery during the service for a safe and Christian environment so that you may more fully experience worship.
For your convenience hearing devices are available. Please see an usher for assistance