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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street February 22, 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.
Boy Scout Sunday
Songs of Praise & Worship
Welcome and Announcements
*Scouts Honor Guard
*Pledge of Allegiance to the Christian Flag
I pledge allegiance to the Christian flag and to the Savior for whose kingdom it stands, one Lord, one faith, one Baptism, one God and Father to us all.
*Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag
I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
Scout Oath Scout Motto Scout Law
*Invocation and The Lord’s Prayer
Anthem “Come Unto Me” Beall
Prayers of the people
Scripture Luke 6:37-38
Message “Adventures In Giving” 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
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
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
Irene Wachala Helen Ansley Dick Sharman
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
Mrs. Susan Harding Dr. James & Rev. Debra Kelsey
Mary Armstrong Marlene Guild Frieda Slocum
Eva Jean Best Alicia Hurlburt Barbara Stewart
Bessie Bliss Kim Strong Imisides Brad Stewart
Pat Carroll Don Johnson Charlie Taylor
Judi Gibbs Lori Lawrence Jean Wager
Bill Gillette Barbara Mortensen Rick Weir
*Mary Gillette *Keith Pierce Ralph Wilkes
Phyllis & Elwood Whitbeck
*Indicates that special prayers are needed.
Please keep the church office updated on your loved ones
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
¨ 7 pm Fireproof Movie (See below)
¨ 7:30 pm Council of Churches meeting here at FBC
¨ 8am Food for the Needy – set up
¨ Noon Fellowship Class
¨ 6 pm Backpack packing
¨ 7 pm Youthgroup
¨ 8 am Food for the Needy – pack boxes
¨ Noon Lenten Lunch at PYUMC
¨ Happy Birthday to Cindy Ovens!
¨ 8am Food for the Needy – distribution
¨ Happy Birthday to Chapita Shaver!
Now showing… fiirepiroof !
Tonight at 7 pm
We hope you will join us for the showing of the movie Fireproof. Everyone is invited, whether you are a married couple or dating or hoping someday to marry. Bring a snack to share and invite your friends, make it a double-date!
Council of Churches
NOTE – There is a change in the meeting schedule.
The meeting of Feb. 23, will be held here at FBC, not PYUMC.
The March meeting will be held at PYUMC.
Bikes for Utica
A bike collection for Utica is underway! Your donation will give Burmese Refugees a means of transportation to worship, work, shopping and school. Pastor John will be collecting them on Saturday, February 28. Call the church office at 536-9821 by Friday for pick up.
2009 Lenten Lunch Speaker Series
“Bad Guys Of The Bible”
The Villains of the Passion Story
Sponsored by the
Penn Yan Area Council of Churches
Thursdays, February 26th – April 2nd
12:00 Noon – 1 pm
Penn Yan United Methodist Church
Main at Chapel St.
$5.00 each payable at the door
Thursday, February 26 @ 4 pm
The youth of Penn Yan Academy invite all senior citizens to join them for their 5th annual Afternoon Tea. Refreshments, including specialty sandwiches and sweets, will be provided and entertainment will be provided by the Penn Yan Academy Jazz Ensemble. Valet parking service will be available for your convenience. This is a FREE event
sponsored by HUBBA. Make your reservations by calling the Office for the Aging at 536-5515.
An afternoon of music and fellowship will be held here at FBC on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 2 pm for Esther G Williams who passed away in January. Our Father’s Children and other musicians will participate. All are welcome!