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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street February 8, 2009
Penn Yan, New York 10:00 A.M.
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.
Songs of Worship
Welcome and Announcements
Scripture Reading Psalm 100 Pg. 661 OT
*Hymn “All People That on Earth Do Dwell” No. 220
Let us worship and praise your name, O Lord. Fill our hearts with the vision of a world made new and all people living in the spirit of Christ. Bring us around to the knowledge that we are your people and that all good things flow from your hand. Now show us the way to carry the word of Christ into the deepest part of our souls and the farthest corner of the world. We ask this in the name of Him who taught us to pray...
*The Lord’s Prayer
Anthem “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” J.S. Bach
*Hymn “All Things Bright and Beautiful” No. 267
Birthday choice of Sheryl Robbins
Prayers with the People
Scripture Isaiah 55:6-11 Pg. 803 OT
Message “Finding God in the Movies” Pastor 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 “If Thou but Trust in God to Guide Thee” No. 282
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Lay Reader: George Slocum
Greeters: George Jensen, Clifford LaBarr, Paul Nash
Ushers: Ethel Clancy, Judi Gibbs, Bob Fullagar, Charlie Miller,
Greg Miller, Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Choir Director: Nancy Tharp
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church Website: www.geocities.com/pennyanfbc/index.html
Our Prayer Concerns…
At the Manor: Helena Cranmer
At the Homestead: Luella Passage Alberta Gottshall
Viola Gray Virginia DeLooza Willie Nelson
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
Mrs. Susan Harding Dr. James & Rev. Debra Kelsey
Mary Armstrong Marlene Guild Barbara Stewart
Eva Jean Best Alicia Hurlburt Brad Stewart
Bessie Bliss Kim Strong Imisides Charlie Taylor
Pat Carroll Don Johnson Phil Trautman
Judi Gibbs Lori Lawrence Jean Wager
Bill Gillette Barbara Mortensen Ralph Wilkes
*Mary Gillette *Keith Pierce Phyllis & Elwood Whitbeck
*Indicates that special prayers are needed.
Please keep the church office updated on your loved ones
¨ 7 pm Bd. of Christian Education
¨ 10:30 am Mary & Martha Circle
¨ 7 pm Bd Trustees
¨ Happy Birthday to Sheryl Robbins!
¨ 6 pm Backpack packing
¨ 7 pm Youthgroup
Monday, Feb. 9
This is a change from the normal meeting schedule.
Viola Gray has been moved into the Homestead, Unit 1, room 101. Her daughter request that as many as would like to visit should go to see her.
February, 15 @ 2 pm
You are invited to join us as we shower Jennifer and Aiden Willson! All are welcome.
Contributions for the newsletter will be due on Monday, Feb. 16.
This movie is an action packed love story and an inspirational tool for your marriage. A tentative date has been set to show this film on Sun. Feb. 22. Plan to come with your spouse! There is also the possibility of a small group study to come from it.
The next series will be “Bringing Up Boys” and will begin in March. It is a 12 week course, will be offered twice a week (Sun or Fri), and is free! The class is open to the public. Tell your friends and family. For more information contact Eileen Modaffari at 759-3080.
To Margaret Hartwell for the purchase of, and donation of memorials given for her sister Francis for the purchase of 140 new padded folding chairs.
To Guy Love for his help in making repairs to the folding tables.
To the Food Program for funding the cleaning and waxing of the great room floor.
To Helena Cranmer for the gift of the afgan.
To Stan Ovens for seeing to the garbage/recycles every week.
To Eileen Modaffari for organizing the nursery schedule.
To Judi Gibbs for her donation of having the sanctuary cleaned monthly.
Thought: Love never gives up; and it’s faith, hope, and patience never fail. I Corinthians 13:7
Valentine’s Day Quotes
¨ Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. – Leo Tolstoy
¨ Love makes your soul crawl out of it’s hiding place.
- Zora Neale Hurston
¨ The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. - Helen Keller