224 Main Street                                                              August 8, 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.


Prelude                           Jean Bishop


Song of Praise & Worship                 Victory Chant”                 Insert

Birthday Choice of Cheryl Stewart


Welcome & Announcements


Scripture Reading                  Isaiah 1:1, 10-20                             OT pg. 743        


*Hymn                         “O Master, Let Me Walk With Thee”     No. 357


*Invocation – “Holy Lord, We gather for worship to give you honor and thanks. We seek to learn and follow your way. We are here to be equipped for ministry and empowered for service. All glory is yours Almighty God. Amen.”


*The Lord's Prayer


Special Music             “Crying In The Chapel”                        Cristine Conklin


Children's Time


*Hymn                        “Live Into Hope”                                    No. 332


Prayers for the People


Scripture                     Luke 12:32-40                                         NT pg. 101


Message                    “The Most Valuable Treasure”              Rev. Paul Malles 




*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                        “My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less”      No. 379






*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand


Today's bulletin is in honor of Cheryl Stewart's birthday!

                                                                                      ~ Love Mother


Lay Reader:               George Jensen

Greeters:                    Stan & Cindy Ovens 

Ushers:                       Judi Gibbs, Ethel Clancy, George Jensen, Charlie Miller,

                                    Greg Miller,  Paul Nelson, Barbara Stewart               

Organist:                    Jean Bishop

Visiting Pastor:          Rev. Paul Malles      

Church Phone:            315-536-9821 

Church E-mail: 

Church Website:


Please   be   in   Prayer   for:


At Clinton Crest:        Burton Barcliff           Alice Fairbrother

                                    Gerry Lane

At the Homestead:     Helen Ansley              Virginia DeLooza

                                    Alberta Gottshall       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


Prayers for:

Mary Armstrong                    John Paul Hunt         The Schroo Family   

Doris Barcliff                         Don Johnson              Frieda Slocum                       

Ryan Barkley                         Lori Lawrence            Norma Snyder

Eva Jean Best                        Barbara Mortensen   Charlie Taylor           

Kathleen Beyea                     Mary Murphy            Emma Wheeler

Mickie Christiansen              Doug Passage            Rick Weir

Barbara Gifford                     *Keith Pierce             The Whitbecks          

Bill Gillette                             Lorraine Phillips         Ralph Wilkes

Hager Family                         Cheryl Poole

Brian Bliss – Bessie's nephew had partial leg amputation 

Our Service Men and Women and their families                            

Our Country and Leaders                                                    

Please keep the church office updated on your loved ones


This Week’s Schedule & Announcements



11 am – Fellowship hour

5 pm    Wellspring Fellowship


Tuesday, August 10

7 pm     Trustees Bd. meeting


Wednesday, August 11

6:30 pm  Concert in the park

7 pm       Evening Food for the Needy


Friday, Aug. 13

American Baptist Men's Rally at Keuka College


Saturday, August 14

AB Men's Rally at Keuka College

Happy Birthday to Cheryl Stewart!


Next Week’s Theme and Scripture:

“The Power of Faith” - Hebrews 11:29-12:2

Rev. Paul Malles



Church News


First Baptist Church


Pastoral Calls

Over the summer months, Greg Marion will be taking pastoral calls. His number is 536-6771.


From the Church Office

A reminder that articles for the September Newsletter should be in to the office by 9 am Monday, Aug. 16.

We welcome poetry, original writings as well as stories of vacations and personal testimonies


AB Men sandwiches

If you offered to bring food for the AB Men sandwiches on Aug. 13th, please check the list at the front of the church if you need a reminder. Thank You!



First Presbyterian Church


Please keep the following in your prayers:

The Crain Family                                           Bruce LeClaire         

Family of Sophia Haynes                               Bill Lattin

The Edgington Family                                    Betty Peer     

The Spanneut Family                                     Ray & Peg Davison

Valerie Steel's Family                                   Sonny Ogden 

Cheryl Turner's Family                                 Lynn Whitaker's Family


Summer Book Study

Kerry Fitch will lead a study based on the book, “Have A Little Faith” by Mitch Albom, on Tuesdays August 10, and 17 at her home at 3240 County House Road, at 6:30 pm. For additional information, call 536-0857.


Summer Celtic Concert

At the Branchport War Memorial, at 7 pm, Tuesday, August 10. (If rain – St. Luke's  Episcopal Church) Hannah Zelazny, Fiddle, Celtic Choir, Mindy Tortolon and Trudy Moon.


Worship & Music Committee Meeting

Tuesday, August 10, 4:30 pm at the church.


Adult Bible Study

Wednesday, August 11, at 10 am at the church


Worship Next Sunday

August 15th with Rev. Paul Malles preaching.


Church Family Picnic

At Keuka Lake State Park, Thursday, August 19th,  at 6 pm. Please bring a dish to share, your own table service, and meat to grill if you wish.


Community News




Once again this year there will be a collection of school supplies taking place. This collection, sponsored by Milly's Pantry will provide the items needed for children to start the school year on a positive note.



Penn Yan – Lake Street Plaza – School Bus Display

            Thurs. & Fri. Aug. 12 & 13    10am – 6pm

            Sat. Aug. 14          10am - 4pm


The following list includes items for all grades:

pens (black & blue), pencils, erasers & pencil cap erasers, colored pencils, colored markers, highlighters, glue sticks, glue bottles, 1 subject notebooks, loose paper, folders (2 pocket w/prongs) dividers for binders, post it notes, marbled colored composition books, graph paper, extra find black sharpie, pencil case, package of hole reinforcements for loose paper, index cards (plain & lined) binders 1-1&1/2” 3 ring binders, crayons, box of tissues, disinfectant wipes, small notepad (3X5 or 4X6), children's scissors, and hand sanitizer.


Volunteers are also needed at both site locations. Call Suzan Richards at 315-244-5763 if you or your group can help.


Church World Service Hygiene & School Kits

There will be a collection box in the foyer during the month of August for anyone who would like to contribute items for making up some of the kits. On the box are slips for the items needed, that you can take with you to the store. Completed kits will be presented to Amy Manning, our guest speaker for Women's Sunday on Sept. 19. If you

 can't shop, you may wish to contribute money that we will use to purchase any items needed to complete a kit and to cover postage.



Attendance and Financial Report  - First Baptist Church

Were you here?                         7/18               7/25                8/1                                                                                                                                                                                                


Current Expenses                    $723            $1,029         $3,010

Missions                                      175                 323              215

BT&T                                           90                   56           5,275

Total                                         $988             $1,408        $8,500


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.