BULLETIN FOR APRIL 24, 2011
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PENN YAN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
224 Main Street Penn Yan, New York
April 24, 2011 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.
*Praise Song “Because He Lives” No. 23 Praise Book
Welcome and Announcements
Pastor: Christ is risen!
People: He is risen indeed!
Pastor: Glory and honor, dominion and power,
be to God for ever and ever.
People: Christ is risen, Alleluia!
*Hymn “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today!” No. 113
God our Father, by raising Christ your Son, you conquered the power of death and opened to us the way of eternal life. Let our celebration today raise us up and renew our lives by your Spirit that is within us. Grant this through Jesus Christ your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, One God, forever and ever. Amen
Scripture Lesson Colossians 3:1-4 Pg. 272 NT
Anthem “This Glad Easter Day” Clarence Dickinson
*Hymn “The Day of Resurrection!” No. 118
Pastoral Prayer and Lord's Prayer
Gospel Lesson John 20:1-18 Pg. 154 NT
Message “Mary Magdalene's Day” Rev. Richard Burke
Offertory “I Want Jesus To Walk With Me” Cristine Conklin
*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 “He Lives” insert
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Today's bulletin is in Loving Memory of Warren “Baldy” Morse by his daughter, Cheryl Stewart.
Our Service attendants are:
Lay Reader: Cheryl Stewart
Greeters: Margaret Mills and Jean Brewer
Ushers: George Slocum, Ed & Rita Castillo, John FM Tharp
Organist: Sheryl Robbins
Choir Director: Rita Castillo
Interim Pastor: Rev. Richard D. Burke
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-Mail: email@example.com
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
The Easter Flowers on the Altar are given:
In Memory of John Mills ~ Margaret Mills
In Memory of Archie & Eva Thayer and ~ Bob and Polly Logan
In Honor of Keith Pierce ~ Pat Ames
In Memory of Carol Willson ~ Tom and Barbara Burke
In Memory of Elsie Gillette ~ The Scutt Family
In Memory of Wade & Fannie Logan ~ Bob and Polly Logan
In Memory of John & Carolyn Lewis ~ Barbara and Tom Burke
In Memory of Elsie Gillette ~ Joan Strong
In Memory of Warren “Baldy” Morse ~ Fran Morse and Cheryl Stewart
In Memory of Floyd and Gordon Cornell ~ Marge Cornell
In Honor of Rev. Richard Burke ~ Fran Morse and Cheryl Stewart
In Memory of Robert & Jean Neilson, Esther & Wallace Washburn, and
Annette & Herb Damico ~ Paula Washburn
In Honor of Our Armed Forces ~ Fran Morse and Cheryl Stewart
Please be in prayer for:
Eva Jean Best Betty Johnson Cindy Ovens
Shelley Bicksler Greg Marion Keith Pierce
Meg Chaapel Fran Morse Billie Potts
Bob Fullagar Robin Morse George Slocum
Mary Beth Greene Mary Murphy Rene Willoughby
Our Special Missionaries:
Ms. Kristy Engel – Dominican Republic
Ms. Cynthia Harper – Cameron Community Ministries, Rochester, NY
Clark Meadows: Ralph Wilkes
Clinton Crest: Burton Barcliff Kathryn Clayson
Gerry Lane Margaret Drakely
The Homestead: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza
Dick Sharman Willie Nelson
Huntington Living Center: Alice Fairbrother
The Manor: Margaret Hartwell Georgia Ovens
Helena Cranmer Bill Gillette
Quail Summit: Alice Wise
Our Service Men, Women and their families
Our Country and Leaders
Our Pastoral Search Committee
This Week's Schedule & Announcements
5 pm Wellspring Fellowship
Happy Birthday to Kathryn Warren!
Monday, April 25
7 pm Community Choir Rehearsal
Happy Birthday to Bob Faery!
Wednesday, April 27
8 am Food for the Needy set up
4:30 pm Backpack Program
7 pm Prayer Meeting
Thursday, April 28
8 am Food for the Needy packing boxes
7 pm Boy Scouts
Friday, April 29
8 am Food for the Needy distribution
ABW Ministries Convention thru Sunday in Auburn
Sunday, May 1
9 am Choir preperation
10 am Worship service
11 am Fellowship hour
11 am Sunday school
5 pm Wellspring Fellowship
Next Sunday, May 1, is the CROP Walk. It's not too late to sign up to be a walker or to sponsor Eileen & Christian Modaffari who will be walking. See them after the service.
to all who sang and performed in the Maundy Thursday Tenebrae Service it was a stunning interpretation of the Last Supper; ending with a haunting solo “Were You There?” by Sheryl Robbins. ~ Barbara Burke and Sue Willson
American Baptist Women Spring Rally
The annual ABW Spring Rally will be held at United Church of Canandaigua on May 7. There will be a continental breakfast at 9 am with a program from Keuka College students who took part in a mission trip. For more information or to sign up call Diane DeLooza at 536-3162.
From the Board of Mission
Our monthly budgeted income should be $1416 - $1564. The first 3 weeks we actually received: Pledges: $735; Loose Offering: $49; Deficit: $2; and Easter: $101. TOTAL: $887. Your generous Easter Offering will help us meet our budget goals. Thank You.
Attendance and Financial Report 4/3 4/10 4/17
Were You Here? 67 61 64
Current Expenses $3,041 $2,017 $2,750
Building for Today & Tomorrow 374 1,220 780
Total $3,415 $3,237 $3,530
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. In the pew in front of you, you will find a “get to know you” card. Please take a moment to fill it out and place it in the offering plate.
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 come to the Great Room to enjoy coffee, tea, refreshments and fellowship.
~ Christ is Risen ~
He is Risen Indeed!