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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN
224 Main Street July 26, 2009
Penn Yan, New York 10:00 A.M.
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
Welcome and Announcements
Scripture Reading Mark 4:26-29 Pg. 52 NT
*Hymn “When Morning Gilds the Skies” No. 487
Amazing Lord, The bounty of the field, the abundance of the sea, and the plenty of the harvest are signs of your faithfulness to us. The mystery of these wonders draws us deeper into the workings of your spirit and builds in us a spirit of praise. We thank you for your gracious presence with us today. All this we lift as an offering before you as we pray the prayer, which Jesus taught us…
* The Lord’s Prayer
Special Music “I Wonder” Nancy Tharp
*Hymn “All People That on Earth Do Dwell” No. 220
Right Hand of Fellowship Ethel Clancy
Prayers with the People
Scripture Mark 7:31-37 Pg. 58 NT
Message “The People Whisperer” Rev. John Tharp
Offertory “Through It All” Nancy Tharp
*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 “Dear Lord and Father of Mankind” No. 345
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Lay Reader: Lyle Conrad
Greeters: Pam Scutt & Cheryl Stewart
Ushers: Sheryl Robbins, Matt Scutt, George Slocum,
John FM Tharp
Organist: Don Wills
Choir Director: Nancy Tharp
Pastor: Rev. Dr. John R. Tharp
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Website: www.geocities.com/pennyanfbc/index.html
Our Prayer Concerns
At Clinton Crest: Burton Barcliff Kathleen Clayson
Gerry Lane Margaret Hartwell
At the Homestead: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza
Alberta Gottshall Viola Gray Willie Nelson
Luella Passage Dick Sharman Irene Wachala
At the Manor: Helena Cranmer
Our Special Missionaries:
Ms. Kristy Engel ~ Dominican Republic
Ms. Cynthia Harper ~ Cameron Community Ministries, Rochester
Mary Armstrong *Marlene Guild Keith Pierce
Debbie Appleton John Paul Hunt Frieda Slocum
Eva Jean Best Kim Strong Imisides Barbara Stewart
Kathleen Beyea Don Johnson Brad Stewart
Bessie Bliss Joyce Kennerson Charlie Taylor
Milly Bloomquist Lori Lawrence Kathryn Warren
Pat Carroll McBryan Family Rick Weir
Judi Gibbs Barbara Mortensen Emma Wheeler
*Warner Gibbs Dorothy Mott Ralph Wilkes
Bill Gillette Lorraine Phillips Phyllis & Elwood Whitbeck
Eva Dillon’s daughter in Virginia
Janice Knecht’s Father and Mother having health problems.
Please keep the church office updated on your loved one.
This Week’s Schedule & Announcements
¨ 12:30 pm Pampered Chef’s Party – Everyone invited!
Lite lunch served, proceeds to benefit the kitchen
Wednesday, July 29
¨ 5 pm Backpack Program
¨ 6:30 pm Concert in the Park
Friday, July 31
¨ Happy Birthday to Kevin Conrad!
Farewell Eileen & Christian
Today will be the Modafarri’s last Sunday with us. Eileen has been instrumental here at First Baptist, donating her time and talents to organize the nursery schedule, and several outings to go fishing, hiking, camping, and the African Lion Safari. Always thinking of new ways in which the congregation can come together in fellowship.
We will miss you!
A Reminder for First Baptist People
One Great Hour of Sharing envelopes can be found in the pews. As of July 5th, we had received $56.00. Last year we received $602.00
Monday, Aug. 3 – Friday, Aug. 7, 9 am to Noon.
If you can help out a day or two, please call the office at 536-9821.
Tee Shirts, Socks and Underwear
This is the last week to get in your donations of new socks, underwear, and tee shirts for the Cameron Community Center in Rochester. Thank you to all who have helped to fill the first box and those who are contributing to the second. All donations are appreciated!
Sandwiches for ABM
We have been asked to provide sandwiches for the ABMen’s Conference on Friday evening, August 7th. We will meet at church at
1 pm to assemble them. If you are able to help or to donate food, please see or call (536-7674) Kathie Lawrence. All profits go to the Building Fund Thank You.
has been moved to Unit II of the Homestead, room 208
had a fall and will need rehab. If you would like to help with rides please call the office at 536-9821.
Congratulations to Brittany Griffin for her multiple ribbons won at the Yates County Fair. Her entries included: 3 tier herb garden, hanging plant, etched vase, blanket, and her cow. Way to go Brittany, we are so proud of you!
God Will Make a Way!
August 7,8,9, 2009 at Keuka College
Guest Speaker: Rev. Tom Bell
Campbell/Erwin Baptist Church
Small groups, Youth program, Great new workshops, Bible studies, Fantastic fellowship, Good food
Saturday Evening banquet with Family Life Network Saturday Sunrise Worship Service
More information and registration forms can be found on the foyer table.
All forms and online registration are available at: www.abmennys.org
Workshop 1 – Men’s Health: Issues for Today
Workshop 2 – Disaster Relief: Certificate Training
Workshop 3 – Rock Talk: What Contemporary Christian
Musicians have to say about your walk with Christ.
Workshop 4 – Developing a Men’s Team
Workshop 5 – Refugee Ministry
Next Sunday and the entire month of August
WORSHIP SERVICE WILL BE AT
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
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.