BULLETIN FOR MAY 1, 2011
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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street May 1, 2011
Penn Yan, New York 10:00 AM
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.
Prelude “That Easter Day With Joy Was Bright”
“When I Survey the Wondrous Cross”
*Song of Praise “Fill My Cup, Lord” No. 50 PB
Welcome & Announcements
Call to Worship
Leader: Christ our Savior was raised from the dead.
People: Death hath no more dominion over him!
Leader: The death he died, he died to sin once for all.
People: But the resurrection life he lives, he lives to God!
*Hymn “Thine Is the Glory” No. 122
Scripture Reading Psalm 16 Pg. 601
Duet “Lamb Of God” Twila Paris
Barb Stewart & Ann Perry
*Hymn “Christ Arose” Insert
Gospel Reading John 20:19-31 Pg. 154 NT
Sermon “Behind Closed Doors” Rev. Richard Burke
Offertory “Dona Nobis Pacem” arr. John Thompson
*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 “Break Thou the Bread of Life” No. 329
Ordinance of the Lord's Supper
Welcome to the Lord's Table
Community of Prayer
Sharing the Bread
Sharing the Cup
Prayer of Thanks and the Lord's Prayer
*Hymn “God Be With You” No. 540
*Postlude “Hymn to Joy” Paul Manz
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Today's bulletin in in Memory of John and Carolyn Lewis.
~ Tom & Barbara Burke
Greeters: Tom & Barbara Burke
Ushers: Shelley Bicksler, Pat Ames, Erma Mullins,
Organist: Connie Gibson
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Office hours: Mon.-Fri. 9 am – noon
Church E-mail: email@example.com
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
Interim Pastor: Rev. Richard D. Burke
2215 Clark Road, Penn Yan
Please be in Prayer for:
Eva Jean Best Greg Marion Keith Pierce
Shelley Bicksler Fran Morse Billie Potts
Meg Chaapel Robin Morse George Slocum
Mary Beth Greene Mary Murphy Rene Willoughby
Betty Johnson Cindy Ovens Family of Bob Fullagar
Our Special Missionaries:
Kristy Engel – Dominican Republic
Cynthia Harper – Cameron Community Ministries, Rochester, NY
Clark Meadows: Ralph Wilkes
Quail Summit: Alice Wise
Clinton Crest: Burton Barcliff Kathryn Clayson
Gerry Lane Margaret Drakely
The Homestead: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza
Dick Sharman Willie Nelson
Huntington: Alice Fairbrother
The Manor: Helena Cranmer Bill Gillette
Margaret Hartwell Georgia Ovens
Our Service Men and Women and their families
Our Country and it's Leaders
Our Pastoral Search Committee
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
Sunday, May 1
9 am Choir Practice
11 am Adult Sunday School
5 pm Wellspring Fellowship
Monday, May 2
6:30 pm Keuka Quilters
7 pm Community Chorus
Tuesday, May 3
3:30 pm Bd of Missions
7 pm Deacons
Happy Birthday to Lyle Conrad & Paul Nash!
Wednesday, May 4
4:30 pm Backpack Program
7 pm Prayer Meeting
Thursday, May 5
7 pm Bd of Christian Education
7 pm Boy Scouts
Happy Birthday to Ethel Clancy!
(1409 Causey Court, Sanibel, Fl 33957)
Friday, May 6
6:30 pm Church Fellowship Pasta Dinner
Happy Birthday to Erma Mullins!
Saturday, May 7
Happy Birthday to Ed Castillo!
Next Sunday we will receive the Blankets+ offering. Your support provides blankets and so much more!
Provides disaster survivors with blankets, food, shelter and safe water – and later with tools, training and other resources for long-term recovery.
Brings help and hope to people in need the world over.
Empowers congregations to be a true neighbor to those in need. Please be generous!!!
From the Bd. Of Missions
To meet our Basic Budget in April, we needed to receive $1416 ($1564 for Expanded Budget). We actually received $1144 plus, thanks to your generous Easter Offering of $891, for a total of $2035. This enabled us to pay our United Mission Basics, the Secret Place bill, and contributions to the Jail Ministry ($200) and Food for the Needy ($500). Our balance $849.
Church Fellowship Pasta Dinner - Friday, May 6 @ 6:30 pm
It has been rescheduled! Plan to join your church family for this fellowship dinner!!! Pasta, salad, Italian bread and dessert.
Christian Education News
Thank you to all who volunteered and helped with the Easter Egg Hunt. We had fun with 76 children!!!
Vacation Bible School will be held June 27-July 1. We will need help with the “New York Adventure”. Call Sue Willson at 585-526-1004.
Don't forget to sign up for Summer Camp. See Lyle Conrad for forms. Campership funds are available. Early bird discounts are available if you sign up by May 20. Have fun in faith this summer!!!
Children's Sunday will be June 12. If you have any family member graduating this year, give the name to Eileen Modaffari so that we can have a special recognition on that day.
Red Cross Needs & Things
There is a need for: diapers; size 3,4,5,6, paper towels, laundry soap and dish soap. Leave your donations in the office.
National Day of Prayer - Thursday, May 5
Today, more than ever we, as a spiritual people need to pray for our nation and community. Join with others of the community and be in prayer at the Town Square at 6 pm.
Chicken BBQ - Thursday, May 5
Don't feel like cooking? Come over to PYA and pick up a delicious take out chicken bbq to benefit the class of 2011 Operation Graduation, which provides a safe night for the graduating seniors. Dinners are $8.50.
Keuka Comfort Care Home
KCCH will hold it's annual rummage sale on June 3, at the Yates County Fair Grounds. Donations will be accepted on May 30, from 10-2; and May 31, from 10-4. For more information call 536-1690.
Attendance and Financial Report
Were you here? 4/10 4/17 4/24
61 64 69
Current Expenses $2,017 $2,750 $1,425
BT&T 1,220 780 146
Total $3,237 $3,530 $1,571
Instead of counting your days,
make your days count.