BULLETIN FOR MAY 5, 2013
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OF PENN YAN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
224 Main StreetPenn Yan, New York
May 5, 2013 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 ~ Chimes
Welcome & Announcements
*Song of Praise “Majesty” PB no. 74
*Call to Worship
*Hymn “You Are My King” On Insert
Anthem “Remember Me”
Pastoral Prayer & 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 5:20-26 Pew Bible pg. 6
*Hymn “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” PB no. 49
Sermon “Make Peace” Rev. Stephen Sanden
Welcome to The Lord's Table
Sharing the Bread
Sharing the Cup
*Hymn “Take My Life” No. 391
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
PO Box695, Penn Yan
Pastor's Phone: Cell 386-986-6961
Pastor's E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-mail: email@example.com
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
Heather Bicksler Doug Gibbs Ben Loomis
Tom Burke Kalie Greene Kaye Newcomb
Rachel Carter Hunter Greene Ella Renckert
Deb Clancy Gladys Kjar Jennifer Slocum
Ed Eveland Bob Logan Joyce Slocum
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
Rev. Charles and Mrs. Sarah Clement-West,
Courtney Crisler, The Place,
: Alice Wise Summit
Crest: Margaret Drakeley Doris Barcliff Clinton
: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza Homestead
Dick Sharman Willie Nelson
Irene Wachala Necia Smith
The Manor: Margaret Hartwell Billie Potts
- Our Country and Leaders
- Our Service Men and Women and their families
- Those in our community who serve as law enforcement, fire fighter
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.
5 pm Wellspring Service
Happy Birthday to Ethel Clancy!
Monday, May 6
5 pm Church Supper – stuffed shells
6:30 pm Keuka Quilters
7 pm Community Chorus Rehearsal
Happy Birthday to Erma Mullins!
Tuesday, May 7
7:30 pm Habitat Meeting
Happy Birthday to Ed Castillo!
Wednesday, May 8
4 pm Backpack Program
6:30 pm Cub Scout Meeting
Thursday, May 9
7 pm Boy Scout Meeting
Saturday, May 11
9:30 am Hearts & Hands Workshop at Cheryl Stewart's home
Hearts & Hands Ministry Gathering
We will have our first workshop on Saturday, May 11th from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm at Cheryl Stewart's home (
23 Hillcrest Drive). This will be a brainstorming session, so bring your creative ideas with you. If you'd like to bring along a crochet hook, size H or I, you can help put together some blocks for one of our “Comfort Ghans”. Or if you have a project you're currently working on, feel free to bring that. Light refreshments will be served. We look forward to seeing you and are excited to get our hearts and hands to work for God ~~ bring a friend along too!!
Tuesday, May 14th at 10:30. Bring a sandwich for your lunch.
To the Ladies of PYFBC-
Thank you so much for the beautiful afghan. It will keep me toasty warm and cozy. It took many fingers to complete it and I appreciate it very much. God Bless you all. Love to all, Kathryn Warren
Do you love history? Do you enjoy preserving the bits and pieces of history so they aren't forgotten or lost? If so, then we have an opportunity for you! Richard Johnson is looking for someone to help out/take over the position. There are pictures, newspaper articles and albums that need to be cared for. If you are interested call the church office at 536-9821.
Lost & Found
A small key was found among some pennies that were donated. It can be claimed at the church office.
Next week, on Mother's day, we will be joining some 8,000 congregations and groups across the U.S. as we hold Church World Service Blanket Sunday, raising funds to help people in need around the world. For over 60 years, Church World Service has provided: *Blankets, tents, food and other emergency supplies in the wake of a disaster
*Tools and seeds for refugees returning home to replant their fields
*Wells for families living in drought prone areas giving clean, safe
water to drink and irrigate crops and gardens
*Literacy training and microcredit for women struggling to realize their potential.
Next Sunday, May 12th, we will receive the CWS Blankets+ offering. Please give thankfully.
MissionIncome on April 28th was $83 for the budget and $7 for the Church World Service Blanket + Offering. Thank you. Last year you gave enough for 88 $5 blankets. Thanks to the generous Easter Offering, we were able to pay $900 in United Mission Basics and $250 for Camp Scholarships; $100 for Christmas for the Needy; and $200 for the . Rushville Health Center
Attendance and Financial Report
Were you here? 4/7 4/14 4/21 4/28
57 70 57 57
Local Budget $5,208 $1,303 $1,582 $1,017
Office for the Aging
In 2012 we served 27,483 meals to 158 people. Pro Action of
cannot serve our customers without the help of our volunteers. You are the Heart and Soul of our program, providing so much more than a meal. Volunteers provide the warm, human contact our seniors need and may be the only contact that senior has that day. Whether you have a few hours one day a week, can volunteer every day, or can only work a few hours a month, your assistance is needed. Criminal background and driver's license check is required. Mileage is paid. Call Stephanie Bates at 536-5515 for more information. Yates County
Keuka Comfort Care Home: 8th annual Garage Sale
May 31st - June 1st Donations accepted May 27-28 at the Yates Co. Fairgrounds. To benefit the KCCH providing comfort for the Terminally Ill.
Backpack Program Needs
May's Spotlight Item for the Backpack Program is Instant Oatmeal Packets. Items may be left at the front pew of the sanctuary.
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
. 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. First Baptist Church