BULLETIN FOR MAY 15, 2011
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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street May 15, 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.
Our service of worship and praise
Prelude - “Sheep May Safely Graze”
Connie Gibson “Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring” J.S. Bach
*Song of Praise “Gentle Shepherd” No. 46 PB
Welcome & Announcements
*Hymn “The King of Love My Shepherd Is” No. 171
Gracious God, we praise you that your Son, our Savior, is the shepherd of our lives.
We praise you that he knows all about us and cares for us in our everyday lives.
Give us the willingness to follow him and do his will. Speak to us today in this service we pray.
Scripture Reading Psalm 23 Pg. 607 OT
Anthem “Majesty Medley” Michael W. Smith
*Hymn “He Leadeth Me” insert
Pastoral Prayer & Lord's Prayer
Gospel Reading John 10:1-10 Pg. 139 NT
Sermon “Intentional Living” Rev. Richard Burke
Offertory “Trust In Jesus” Emma Lou Diemer
*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 “Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us” No. 387
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Lay Reader: Stan Ovens
Greeters: George Jensen & Paul Nash
Ushers: Stan Ovens, Clifford LeBarr
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
Meg Chaapel Michael Mashewski George Slocum
Juanita Culver Mary Murphy Zach Terpolilli
Mary Beth Greene Cindy Ovens Rene Willoughby
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 Juanita Culver
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
Please keep the church office updated on your loved one.
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
9 am Choir Practice
11 am Adult Sunday School
5 pm Wellspring Fellowship
Monday, May 16
Newsletter articles are due today
7 pm Community Chorus
Happy Birthday to Trevor Conrad!
Tuesday, May 17
10:30 am Mary & Martha Circle-rolling bandages
1 pm Baptist Heritage Lay Study
Wednesday, May 18
4:30 pm Backpack Program
7 pm Prayer Meeting
Happy Birthday to Helena Cranmer!
Thursday, May 19
7 pm Advisory Council Meeting
7 pm Boy Scouts
Friday, May 20
Happy Birthday to Kathie Lawrence!
Saturday, May 21
For your prayers, cards and many acts of kindness at the time of the loss of our loved one.
~ The Family of Robert Fullagar
Mission Giving for May
On Mother's Day we received $229.80 for the Mission Budget.
The Blanket Offering total is $421.00. Thank You.
Friday, May 27, at 6 pm. Bring a friend!!!
Christian Education News
> 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.
Two classes are being offered in Lay Studies:
1. Baptist Heritage, led by Rev. Ed. Carey on Tuesdays, May 10 – July19 from 1-3 pm in the church library.
2. Ministry to Individuals, led by Rev. Richard Burke on Saturdays, May 28 July 30 from 10 am - noon in the church library.
For more information or to sign up see Greg Marion 536-6771.
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.
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? 4/24 5/1 5/8
69 44 58
Current Expenses $1,425 $2,668 $2,352
BT&T 146 1,912 1,155
Total $1,571 $4,580 $3,507
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 enjoy coffee, refreshments and fellowship in the Great Room.
~ ~ ~ Empower yourself. Lean on the Lord! ~ ~ ~