April 20, 2014 10:00 AM
To Create a Caring Community
To Honor and Serve God.
Prelude ~ Chimes
Welcome & Announcements
*Congregational Song “I Believe In a Hill” PB no. 63
*Call to Worship
*Congregational Song “Old Rugged Cross” On Insert
Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer
*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.
Scripture Reading Matthew 28:1-7 NT pg. 44
*Congregational Song “Jesus Christ Is Risen Today” No. 123
Message “Resurrection” Stephen Sanden
*Congregational Song “Because He Lives ” PB no. 23
*Benediction - Postlude
*If you wish to
and are able, you are invited to stand.
A Reminder: Monies received in
the Lenten Offering envelopes will go towards the Local Budget. Monies
in the Easter Offering envelopes go towards the
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
Pastor’s Office: 315-536-9821
Pastor’s Cell: 386-986-6961
Pastor’s Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Ushers/Greeters Stan Ovens, head usher
Cindy Ovens, Clifford LaBarr, Charlie Watkins
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Office Hours: Mon – Fri 9 am to Noon
Church Website : www.pennyanfbc.com
Fran Anderson Donald &
Tom Burke Ron Harris Gene Spanneut
Bessie Decker Connie Gibson
Gail Davis (Eva Dillon’s daughter)
The Family of Margaret Manahan
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
Rev. Mr. Charles and Ruth Fox,
Rev. Matt Lundgren, Friendship House,
Marge Cornell Willie Nelson
Irene Wachala Necia Smith
The Manor: Margaret Hartwell Billie Potts
volunteers, teachers, community leaders, and community volunteers
If you know of someone who is ill, in the hospital, home bound etc. or if you have other prayer concerns, please call 536-9821 to let the church office and pastor know.
Monday, April 21
May newsletter articles are due
5 pm Church Supper – pulled pork sandwich, tossed salad, fruit salad
7 pm Community Chorus Rehearsal
Wednesday, April 23
4 pm Backpack Program
6:30 pm Cub Scout Meeting
Happy Birthday to Don Lawrence!
Thursday, April 24
9 am Homeschool Group
9 am Food distribution set- up
1 pm Picture day
7 pm Boy Scout Meeting
Happy Birthday to Kathryn Warren! (101 yrs)
Friday, April 25
9 am YC Food Distribution
Saturday, April 26
8 am FBC Men’s Group
Important Directory / Photograph News
The last opportunity for you and your family to have your pictures taken for our 2014 directory will be on Thursday, April 24th. Be sure you are signed up! We recently had a Lifetouch photography event. If you elected to have your complimentary 8x10 sent to FBC for pick up, the portraits are now in (see Tracy White or Rev. Steve). If your portrait is not in the current shipment, it means it will be coming in a future shipment and we will notify you of when that occurs.
Church Fellowship Supper - Monday, April 21
They’re back! Serving 5 pm to 6 pm each Monday. $3.00 per person.
(NOTE: The times given in the paper edition of the April Newsletter are incorrect.)
Newsletter Deadline – Monday, April 21
Articles for the May edition of the FBC newsletter are due on Monday, April 21. Thank you.
Final Picture Day – Thursday,
American Baptist Women’s Convention - April 25 – 27
American Baptist Women’s Ministries of NYS Convention 2014, April 25 – 27 at Desmond Hotel and Conference Center, Albany, NY
Men’s Group - Saturday, April 26
The next meeting of the Men’s Group will be on Saturday, April 26th. They gather at 8 am for a lite breakfast, devotions and then a work project. All men and boys of the church are invited.
Diaconate Meeting - Sunday, April 27th
The Diaconate will meet next Sunday, April 27th at 11 am
CROP Hunger Walk - Sunday, May 4
Recruiter needed! CROP Hunger Walk, Sunday, May 4th at 1 pm.
FBC needs a recruiter. Questions – call Donna Johnston at 536-2683.
Ø Set-up buffet line and serve
Ø Make desserts or offer to make your favorite meal
Deficit Reduction Yard/Craft/Bake
July 5th and 6th here at FBC. We are accepting the following in good condition: furniture, small appliances, kitchen and home décor items and infant/toddler clothing and toys. Please no adult clothing. Bring your items to the church at any time. If you are unable to transport your items, please contact a member of the Men’s Group for assistance. If you have any questions, please contact the sale’s committee members: Karen Rasmussen, Karen Sanden, Nancy Marion or Bill Decker. Remember, we will need much help at the time of the sale. Thank you.
It takes many hands and many more volunteers to make a project come to
life and be a success. Our Easter Egg Hunt on Palm Sunday
went smoothly and was well attended and hopefully we will see many of those
same faces at our
Attendance and Financial Report:
Were you here? Mar. 23 Mar. 30 Apr. 6 Apr. 13
49 33 62 73
Received last week:
Pledges & Loose Offerings $1,773.50
Lenton Offering $160
Needed each week: $1,825
Mission Nugget – NYS Baptist
Camp Vick is located in Sandusky, 3.5 miles south of
Come visit the camp at the annual OPEN HOUSE AT VICK: Saturday, June 14, 2014.
Summer Family Camping is also available:
Thank you to all who contributed to Love Gift on April 13th. The total to date for this year is now $316. Thank you also to those who gave $135 for our Budget and $90 for the Easter Offering. That total is now $135 toward our goal of $650.
Board of Missions Backpack Spotlight Items:
April item to benefit Milly’s Backpack Program: Fruit/Pudding/Applesauce Cups
Thank you very much for your support of this mission! You do make a difference in the lives of our YC Youth!
For ~ Given By
Fran Morse ~ Cheryl Stewart and Family
Beverly & Donald Hall ~ Stan and Cindy Ovens
Our Parents ~ Pam and Jerry Scutt
Mildred & Charles Watkins, Sr. ~ Charlie and Mary Watkins
Gloria & Lyman Pierce ~ Pat Ames, Barbara and George Stone
Keith Pierce ~ Pat Ames, Barbara and George Stone
Our Parents ~ Greg and Nancy Marion
Our Beloved Son, Grandson, and Parents ~ Karen and Harold Rasmussen
Informal “Coffee House” Worship at the Living Well – Each Sunday
Soup, Scripture & Songs for the Soul
Sundays at 5:00 pm Led by area pastors and laity.
Come as you are. Go changed forever!
Chicken BBQ - Sunday, April 27
The Footprints Team from the Relay for Life will be holding their annual chicken barbecue, catered by Gale-Wyn, at the Lyons National Bank parking lot. We will be serving 11 am ‘til sold out. The cost is $8.50 per dinner which includes dessert and beverage. Why not treat yourself and swing by after church? All proceeds go directly to The American Cancer Society. Thank you so much for your support.
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. Following today’s service please come to enjoy coffee, refreshments and fellowship in the Great Room.
For your convenience hearing devices are available. Please see an usher for assistance
Visitors - Welcome to
John 3: 16