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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street June 6, 2010
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.
Song of Praise & Worship
Welcome & Announcements
Scripture Reading Isaiah 6:1-8 Pg. 749 OT
*Hymn “Praise Ye the Lord, the Almighty” No. 482
Dear Lord, Prepare us to hear your call and do something with what we hear. You have not called us to sit idly by while your people are in need. Even though the job is big for us, we would summon the courage to say, Here Am I Lord, Send me. We offer this prayer and ourselves in Jesus' name. Amen.
Anthem “Kum ba Ya” Ruth Elaine Schram
*Hymn “Lord, Speak to Me, That I May Speak” No. 426
Scripture Acts 20:7-12 Pg. 188 NT
Message “What Happens In Worship” Rev. Tharp
Offertory Brian Rittenhouse
*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 “We Give Thee but Thine Own” No. 428
The Right Hand of Fellowship
Bryan L Rittenhouse
Ella Mae Garman
Ordination 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 “To God Be the Glory” No. 485
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand
Lay Reader: Cristine Conklin
Greeters: Greg, Tammy, Erik & Kyle Miller
Ushers: Jack Clancy; head usher, Pat Ames,
Shelley Bicksler, Erma Mullins, Cheryl Stewart
Organist: Sheryl Robbins
Choir Director: Nancy Tharp
Pastor: Rev. Dr. John R. Tharp
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
Today's bulletin is in Honor of the 45th Anniversary of the Ordination of the Rev. Donald Lawrence on June 6, 1965 at First Baptist Church, Ilion, NY.
Please be in prayer for:
At Clinton Crest: Burton Barcliff Alice Fairbrother
At the Homestead: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza
Viola Gray Willie Nelson
Dick Sharman Irene Wachala
At the Manor: Helena Cranmer Kathryn Clayson
Margaret Hartwell Georgia Ovens
Our Special Missionaries:
Ms. Kristy Engel – Dominican Republic
Ms. Cynthia Harper – Cameron Community Ministries, Rochester,NY
Mary Armstrong John Paul Hunt Cheryl Poole
Doris Barcliff Don Johnson *Linda Potts
Eva Jean Best Lori Lawrence Schroo Family
Kathleen Beyea Barbara Mortensen Frieda Slocum
Mickie Christiansen Mary Murphy Charlie Taylor
Barbara Gifford Doug Passage Emma Wheeler
Bill Gillette Keith Pierce Mr/Mrs Whitbeck
Hager Family Lorraine Phillips Ralph Wilkes
Ryan Hall Our Country and Leaders Rick Willson
Please keep the church office updated on your loved ones.
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
2:30 Finger Lakes Association Meeting
5 pm Wellspring
Monday, June 7
Tuesday, June 8
Noon Mary & Martha Circle lunch at Antique Inn
7 pm Bd of Trustees
7 pm Bd of Christian Education
Wednesday, June 9
5 pm Backpack Program
7 pm Evening Food for the Needy
Thursday, June 10
7 pm Boy Scouts
Friday, June 11
Happy Birthday to Bessie Bliss!
Saturday, June 12
5 pm Pastor John's Retirement Celebration
Can You Help?
We have a need for garden tools. Hand Trimmer, Hand/Long Hoe, Wheel Barrel. Bring them into the church office. They would be greatly appreciated.
Thank You: To the little church mouse who tended to the grounds over the weekend!!
Please Take Note: In an effort to create more space in the shed in the church parking lot we will be removing a number of items. These include a chest of drawers and a large number of boxes containing Christmas decorations, faux fur and other materials for making stuffed animals. Any of these items should be removed by the owners.
After June 15, we intend to donate them to the Once Again Shoppe.
~Bd. Of Christian Education
Cindy Ovens is looking for helpers Friday and Saturday for Pastor John's retirement celebration. Call Cindy at 536-2485.
Finger Lakes Baptist Association Meeting
Today at Potter Baptist Church
Registration: 2:30 pm
Program: “Coming to Jesus” 3 pm
Dish to Pass Supper: 5 pm
Note: If you plan to bring a dish that needs to be kept warm, use a crock pot if possible as Potter church does not have an oven.
Fairport Baptist Homes
On the Reader's Table (next to the Great Room) is a copy of the Annual Corporation Meeting Report for Fairport Baptist Homes. We are encouraged to make a trip to see what is happening at Fairport Baptist Homes, to see how our mission dollars are being spent.
Just a reminder that we will again be sharing in worship services with First Presbyterian Church. July services will be held at First Presbyterian and August services will be held here at FBC. Rev. Paul Malles and Rev. Garth Brokaw, our summer interim minister, will share in leading worship. Service time will be 10 am.
Pastor John will be making a trip to the Utica Refugee Mission on Tuesday, June 15. Any donations should be brought to the church by Monday, June 14. Clothing/household items in good condition needed.
A surplus we don't have.
We need to meet the mortgage on the Jessup Christian Education Wing.
We are beginning Phase II/Year 4 of our pledge drive, this month of June 2010.
The goal is $30,000 to cover one year's mortgage payment.
Please consider making a pledge if you have not already.
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.
For your convenience hearing devices are available. Please speak with an usher for assistance.