April 27, 2014 10:00 AM
To Create a Caring Community
To Honor and Serve God.
Prelude ~ Chimes
Welcome & Announcements
*Congregational Song “Thou Art Worthy” PB no. 73
*Call to Worship
*Congregational Song “Knowing You” On insert
Solo “I’ll Walk With God” Barb Stewart
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 Romans 3:1-8 NT pg. 204
*Congregational Song “God of Grace” No. 420
Message “The Problem of Grace” Stephen Sanden
*Congregational Song “Room at the Cross” On Insert
*Benediction - Postlude
*If you wish to
and are able, you are invited to stand.
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
Pastor’s Office: 315-536-9821
Pastor’s Cell: 386-986-6961
Pastor’s Email: email@example.com
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Ushers/Greeters Greg Miller, head usher
Erik Miller, Sheryl Robbins, Trevor Conrad
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
Connie Gibson Eliza Moore
Gail Davis (Eva Dillon’s daughter)
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
International: Rev. Peter & Sarah McCurdy
Home: Jennifer Muniga, Cameron Community Ministries
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.
Today, Sunday, April 27
11 am Diaconate Meeting
Monday, April 28
5 pm Church Supper – mac‘n chs, tossed salad, sugar-free jello/pudding
7 pm Community Chorus Rehearsal
Wednesday, April 30
4 pm Backpack Program
Thursday, May 1
9 am Homeschool Group
7 pm Boy Scout Meeting
7 pm Bd of Christian Education Meeting
Saturday, May 3
9 am Keuka Quilters
4 pm PYUMC Closer Walk dinner/event
Happy Birthday to Lyle Conrad and Paul Nash!
Currently we are in the Easter Season of White where we will remain until Pentecost.
FBC CROP WALKERS Diane DeLooza and Sheryl Robbins would appreciate any sponsors. The Walk is Sunday, May 4th.
Diaconate Meeting Today - Sunday, April 27th
The Diaconate will meet next Sunday, April 27th at 11 am
Chicken BBQ Today - Sunday, April 27th
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, serving 11 am ‘til sold out. The cost is $8.50 per dinner which includes dessert and beverage. Why not treat yourself and stop by after church? All proceeds go directly to The American Cancer Society. Thank you so much for your support.
Church Fellowship Supper - Monday, April 28
They’re back! Serving 5 pm to 6 pm each Monday. $3.00 per person.
This week - Mac‘n chs, tossed salad, sugar-free jello/pudding
(NOTE: The times given in the paper edition of the April Newsletter are incorrect.)
Pastoral Relations meets Wednesday,
Ø Set-up buffet line and serve
Ø Make desserts or offer to make your favorite meal
Movie Night Returns
We plan to start a weekly movie night in June. We are asking for suggestions of your favorite family friendly movies in either dvd or vhs format. See Don Lawrence, Greg Marion or Pastor Stephen. Keep watch here in the bulletin for details. Be thinking about who you can invite to join you, perhaps someone who doesn’t have a home church.
Spring cleaning? - Yard Sale items needed
For the Yard/Craft/Bake
Are you doing your spring cleaning? Be sure to keep FBC in mind by
donating your “junk” so that it can become someone else’s “treasure” and help
us in our efforts to reduce the $12,000 budget deficit! The Yard/Craft/Bake
Attendance and Financial Report:
Were you here? Mar. 30 Apr. 6 Apr. 13 Apr. 20
33 62 73 74
Received last week:
Pledges & Loose Offerings $1,083
Lenten Offering $70
Needed each week: $1,825
Mission Nugget – NYS Baptist
No child is turned away from
Our church contributes both to the support of the camp and to the Scholarship Fund. Each year the camp grants more in scholarships to families in need than what is received as donations into this fund. “The purpose of our American Baptist New York State Camping Ministries is to provide a safe environment in which to bring people of all ages into a vital, living relationship with Christ Jesus as Lord and Savior. We will do this by introducing people to Jesus and equipping them to grow spiritually and to minister to their world.”
A Prayer for NYS Baptist Camps
Gracious God, we pray for the ministries of our
Board of Missions Backpack Spotlight Items:
April item to benefit Milly’s Backpack Program: Fruit/Pudding/Applesauce Cups
May item: Canned Tuna & Chicken
Thank you very much for your support of this mission! You do make a difference in the lives of our YC Youth!
Chicken BBQ – Today, Sunday, April 27
Lyons National Bank parking lot. serving 11 am ‘til sold out. The cost is $8.50 per dinner which includes dessert and beverage. All proceeds go directly to The American Cancer Society. Thank you so much for your support.
Community Supper at the
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