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Our Service of Worship and Praise
~ February 7, 2016 ~
  Prelude & Chimes
  Welcome & Announcements
  Moment for Mission ...... Don Lawrence
*Congregational Song ......... “Holy, Holy, Holy” - No. 68
*Call to Worship
*Congregational Song ......... “To God Be the Glory” - No. 28
  Anthem .............................
  Children’s Message
  Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer
  Offering
*Doxology
*Offertory Prayer
  Scripture Reading ............. 1 Peter 1: 10 - 12
*Congregational Song ....... “Jesus Paid It All” - No. 249
  Message .......................... “Angels Want To Know” - Rev. Stephen Sanden
*Congregational Song ....... “Come Just as You Are” - No. 411
  Communion
          Welcome to The Lord’s Table
          Sharing the Bread
          Sharing the Cup
*Benediction ~ Postlude
   *If you wish to, and are able, you are invited to stand.

Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
Organist: Sheryl Robbins
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Ushers & Greeters: Erma Mullins-head usher, Cheryl Stewart, Charlie Miller, Trevor Conrad

Please join us in the Great Room for coffee hour following the worship service.


Please Be in Prayer For

Malcom Bourne John Decker Dan Emerson Thelma Estimo Brittany Griffin Donald, Beverly Hall Chris Holder Ethel Hoose Don Ovens Barbara Ritz Jennifer Slocum George Spencer Sally Zane Our Special Interest Missionaries: International: Rev. Peter & Sarah McCurdy Home: Jennifer Muniga, Cameron Community Ministries ABW Scholarship girl: Olivai O’Connell At The Manor: Billie Potts Mary Armstrong Margaret Mills Margaret Drakeley Veronica Sedlock Clinton Crest: Jim Best Doris Norman Doris Barcliff The Homestead: Helen Ansley Marge Cornell Virginia DeLooza Kathryn Clayson Wayne Hancock > Our Church and Pastor > Our Country and Leaders > Men and Women of our Armed Forces and their Families > Our Community Prayer Needs: If you know of someone who is ill, in the hospital or homebound, please call the church office at 536-9821 to let the pastor know.


This Week at First Baptist

Today, February7
10 am Worship Service
10:15 am Youth Church
11 am Fellowship Hour
5 pm Wellspring

Monday, February 8
8 am W. Discipleship
5 pm Church & Community Supper – macaroni & cheese

Tuesday, February 9
8 am W. Discipleship
10:30 am Mary Martha Circle
3 pm Jail Ministry meeting
4 pm Backpack
7 pm W. band rehearsal

Wednesday, February 10
8 am W. Discipleship
3:30 pm Cub Scouts
7 pm Cub Scouts
Happy Birthday to Sheryl Robbins!

Thursday, February 11
8 am W. Discipleship
Noon Lenten Lunch
1 pm Homeschool
7 pm Bd of Christian Education
7 pm Advisory Council
7 pm Boy Scouts

Friday, February 12
9 am W. Discipleship
4 pm Cub Scout overnight lock-in
7 pm W. Bible Quiz

Saturday, February 13
10 am Ministers & Spouses meeting
Happy Birthday to Marisole Dalglish!

Sunday, February 14th Ushers: J. Scheel, K. Rasmussen, P. Nash, G. Jensen

February Coffee Hour – Missions Board


News and Upcoming Events

Church & Community Supper - Monday, February 8
Each Monday at 5:00 PM. $3.00 All are welcome! This week's entree: Macaroni & Cheese!

Lenten Luncheons begin this Thursday, February 11
The Penn Yan Council of Churches invites you to join as a community of faith at the Lenten Lunches of 2016, here in the FBC Great Room. Each week will feature a message from one of the area clergy. Cost is $6 per person and meals are provided by the Wagner Restaurant. Serving begins at 12 noon.
     Feb. 11 – chicken ‘n biscuits .... Pastor Rich Norman – “Love”
     Feb. 18 – sloppy joes ............... Pastor Paul Malles – “Joy”
     Feb. 25 – meatloaf .................... Pastor Sandi Perl – “Peace & Patience”
     Mar. 3 – beef stew .................... Pastor Jeff Childs – “Kindness/Goodness”
     Mar. 10 – ziti ............ ............... Pastor Stephen Sanden – “Faithfulness”
     Mar. 17–scal. potatoes/ham ...... Anne Alderman, SSJ – “Gentleness & Self-Control”

Thank You for a Super Sub Sunday
Thank you to all those who helped to make this a successful sub sale. A total of 171 subs were sold. Check here next week for total amount raised for Yates County Habitat for Humanity.
      Bluff Point UMC – 43
      PYUMC – 38
      FBC (us) – 36
      St. Paul’s Lutheran – 13
      First Presbyterian - 9
      St. Mark’s Episcopal - 8
      Benton UMC - 6
      2nd Milo Baptist- 5

Milly’s Backpack Program January Needs - instant oatmeal
February items - hot cocoa

Items may be left on the pew at the front of the sanctuary.

Were you here? Jan. 3 Jan.10 Jan. 17 Jan. 24 Jan. 31 41 52 50 46 50 Pledges & Loose offerings (Needed each week: $1,825) Jan 3 Jan. 10 Jan. 17 Jan. 24 Jan. 31 $2698 $2451 $532 $578 $598, + $465 5th Sunday


Our Church's Mission

Mission ~ in New York State ~ Binghamton ~
ABC Housing in Binghamton, NY, offers senior, disable, and handicap accessible housing by professionally managed by CRM Rental Management, Inc. Great amenities with excellent features like 24 hour emergency maintenance. Right on the local bus route, convenient to downtown shopping with a weekly bus to the grocery store. ABC Towers apartments is an affordable rental housing community located in Binghamton, which also offers Senior affordable housing with 1 Bed apartment units.

Mission Giving
Thank you for your Mission contributions on January 31st of $126.50. Your January contributions made it possible for us to pay $900 for Untied Mission Basics, $300 for Cameron Community Ministries in Rochester and $600 to the Keuka Food pantry.

Mission Collection for the Backpack Program:
Collecting warm, satisfying, filling, instant oatmeal for the Milly’s Backpack Program in the month of January.
During the month of February we would like to collect hot cocoa to distribute to the Yates County Backpack Program for our kids.


Community News and Events

2016 Youth Leaders Summit - February 26-27
(at Elim Gospel Church)
More information on church bulletin board.
Service Information

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


Church information

Penn Yan First Baptist Church
224 Main Street
Penn Yan, NY

Rev. Stephen Sanden
PO Box 695, Penn Yan
Home: 315-536-6385
Cell Phone: 386-986-6961
Office: 315-536-9821
Email: revsanden@aim.com

Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist / Pianist: Carrie Ahearn

Secretary: Peggy Smart
Church Office: 315-536-9821
Office Hours: Mon – Fri 9 am to Noon
Church Email: pyfbc224@gmail.com
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com