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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street February 7, 2010
Penn Yan, New York 10:00 Am
We, as God's people, will use our gifts and talents
to seek out and bring people to Christ,
by maturing in our faith,
by deepening our fellowship,
and by caring for people
for the honor and glory of God.
Song of Praise & Worship
Welcome & Announcements
Scripture Reading Luke 5:12-16 Pg. 85 NT
*Hymn “All Things Bright and Beautiful” No. 267
Birthday choice of Sheryl Robbins
Gracious Lord, we seek your touch to heal our physical bodies guide our wayward spirits, and direct our distracted minds. Draw us near to yourself so that we might know your deepest hopes for our lives. Fill us to overflowing with the joy of your love and make us fruitful servants of your Word. Amen.
Anthem “Communion Hymn” David Kellermeyer
*Hymn “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” No. 276
Scripture Mark 5:21-43 Pg. 54 NT
Message “Touching Jesus” Rev. John Tharp
*Doxology Praise God from whom all blessings flow
Praise Him all creatures here below
Praise Him above ye heavenly host
Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen
*Prayer of Dedication
*Hymn “To God Be the Glory” No. 485 vs. 1
Ordinance of the Lord's Supper
Welcome to the Lord's Table
Community of Prayer
Sharing the Bread
Sharing the Cup
Prayer of Thanks and the Lord's Prayer
*Hymn “To God Be the Glory” No. 485 vs. 2
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand
The flowers on the altar table are placed in loving memory of Floyd and Gordon Cornell by Marge Cornell.
Today's bulletin is in memory of Howard Barcliff.
~ Don & Doris Barcliff
Lay Reader: Greg Marion
Greeters: George & Joyce Slocum
Ushers: Pat Ames, Shelley Bicksler, Jack Clancy, Erma Mullins, Cheryl Stewart
Choir Director: Nancy Tharp
Pastor: Rev. Dr. John R. Tharp
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
Today's Sunday School Topics
Adult Program – “A Hopeful People”
Please Be In Prayer For
At Clinton Crest: Burton Barcliff Alice Fairbrother
At the Homestead: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza
Alberta Gottshall Viola Gray Willie Nelson
Dick Sharman Irene Wachala
At the Manor: Helena Cranmer Kathryn Clayson
Margaret Hartwell Georgia Ovens
Our Special Missionaries:
Ms. Kristy Engel ~ Dominican Republic
Ms. Cynthia Harper ~ Cameron Community Ministries, Rochester
Mary Armstrong Don Johnson Cheryl Poole
Ryan Barkley Lori Lawrence The Schroo Family
Eva Jean Best Barbara Mortensen Frieda Slocum
Kathleen Beyea Wayne McBaker Charlie Taylor
Mickie Christiansen Mary Murphy Emma Wheeler
Barbara Gifford Doug Passage Rick Weir
Bill Gillette *Keith Pierce Elwood & Phyllis Whitbeck
Hager Family Lorraine Phillips Ralph Wilkes
John Paul Hunt
Family of Luella passage
Family of Paul Nelson
Brian Bliss – Bessie's nephew had partial leg amputation
President Obama, Congress & State Legislatures in this difficult time
Please keep the church office updated on your loved one.
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
¨ Noon Bridal Shower for Beth DeLooza Travis
¨ 3 pm Wellspring
Monday, February 8
¨ 7 pm Lay Studies Class
Tuesday, February 9
¨ 10:30 am Mary & Martha Circle
¨ 7 pm Bd. Of Missions Meeting
Wednesday, February 10
¨ 5 pm Backpack Program
¨ 6:30 pm Girl Scouts
¨ 7 pm Evening Food for the Needy
¨ 7 pm Membership Class
Thursday, February 11
¨ 7pm Bd. Of Christian Education Meeting
¨ 7 pm Boy Scouts
Help in the Nursery
Ethel Clancy is looking for volunteers in the nursery to help care for the children. If we have many different people then no one person is always missing service. Call Ethel at 536-6265.
Your Snapshots are Needed
Your pictures of church ativities can be submitted for consideration for the activity pages of the 2010 directory. Be sure to put you name on the back side so we can return them to you. All pictures should be dropped off to the church office or to Nancy Marion by Fri., Feb. 12.
In Need of a Ride
Cristine Conklin is in need of a ride to Geneva (Finger Lakes Community Eye Care) on Tuesday, February 23, at 10:30 am.
Please see her following church if you can help her out.
Cards of sympathy
for the passing of Luella Passage can be mailed to Doug Passage at:
3005 Watkins Rd
Horseheads, NY 14845
The deadline for the March newslsetter will be February 15.
St. Valentine's Day Square Dance
Join us in the Great Room on Sunday, February 14
for an event you won't want to miss!
Bob Ellis of the Penn Yan Friendship Squares
will be the honorary caller.
Couples, singles, families, everyone is invited!!!
No experience is necessary and dress is casual
Refreshments will be served
Sunday, February 14, at 6 pm
A goodwill offering will be collected for our caller.
Benefit for The People of Haiti
The Dresden Methodist Church will have a dinner to raise money for the people of Haiti on Saturday, February 20, from 4-8 pm.
Dinner choices: Chicken Parmesan $10:75; Pork w/Orange Glaze $10.75; Steak $12.00
Welcome to First Baptist Church of Penn Yan. We are glad you joined us and hope you’ll feel at home, as we celebrate our faith and praise God together.
We invite you to bring your children to the nursery during the service for a safe and Christian environment so that you may more fully experience Worship.
Following today’s service please stay and enjoy coffee, refreshments and fellowship, here in the Great Room.
Attendance and Financial Report
Were you here? 1/17 1/24 1/31
64 61 64
Current Expenses $2,729 $783 $3,399
Missions 626 244 511
BT&T 1,258 150 419
Total $4,613 $1,177 $4,329
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