PENN YAN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 
BULLETIN FOR AUGUST 22, 2010

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FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PENN YAN

 

224 Main Street                                                             August 22, 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

                                                                            

Song of Praise & Worship                

 

Welcome & Announcements

 

Scripture Reading                  Jeremiah 1:4-10                           OT pg.816

           

*Hymn                                   “For the Beauty of the Earth”      No. 473

                                               

*Invocation

Holy Lord, you give us life and renew our spirits. We are known by you, gracious God, better than we know ourselves. Inspire us during our time of worship and praise. Perfect among us a childlike trust that allows change to transform us in the presence of your love. In the hope of Jesus Christ we pray, Amen.

 

*The Lord's Prayer

 

Special Music             “Circle Game”                                          Barbara Stewart

 

Children's Time

 

*Hymn                        “The Old Rugged Cross”                         Insert

                                    Birthday choice of Cristine Conklin

 

Prayers for the People

 

           

Scripture                     Luke 13:10-17                                          NT pg. 102

               

Message                     “The Importance of Sabbath”                 Rev. Paul Malles 

       

Offertory                    Canon in D                                                Pachelbel

                  

*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                        “God of Grace and God of Glory”           No. 420

               

*Benediction

 

*Postlude

 

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

 

Lay Reader:               Cheryl Stewart

Greeters:                    Barbara Burke & Sue Willson         

Ushers:                       George Slocum: head usher, Sheryl Robbins,      

                                    Matt Scutt, John FM Tharp 

Organist:                    Connie Gibson

Visiting Pastor:          Rev. Paul Malles      

Church Phone:            315-536-9821 

Church E-mail:           pyfbc224@gmail.com

Church Website:       pennyanfbc.com

 


 

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

 

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 

President Obama, Congress & State Legislatures in this difficult time                

                                                                   

Please keep the church office updated on your loved one.

 


 

This Week’s Schedule & Announcements

 

Today

5 pm    Wellspring Fellowship

 

Wednesday, August 25

9 am     Food for the Needy – set up

6:30 pm  Concert in the park

 

Thursday, August 26

9 am     Food for the Needy – packing

 

Friday, August 27

9 am     Food for the Needy - distribution

Happy Birthday to Cristine Conklin!

 

Next Week's Service

will be a combined service with

Rev. Paul Malles and Rev. Garth Brokaw

 

Church News

 

Choir News

There will be a short meeting of the First Baptist Church choir immediately following the service today. Please meet at the back of the sanctuary. Your attendance would be greatly appreciated.

 

Trustees

For those of you who were unable to attend the August 10th meeting, please pick up a copy of the agenda, treasurer's report and minutes from the Trustees mailbox. Thank You!

 

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.

 

Country Fair and Pie Auction

2nd Milo baptist Church will hold their annual Country Fair and Pie Auction this Saturday, Aug. 28, from 3-6 pm. There will be a dish to pass supper to follow.

 

Thank you

….to all who provided food and monetary contributions for the sandwiches for the AB Men's Conference. They were very much appreciated. Thanks also to those who helped assemble the sandwiches.

 

I would like to express my pleasure in the summer services and the combining of the two churches. It has been so nice to see people that we don't see often, to meet new people and to share our joys and concerns. Also, to see the churches full. It has been so nice. Thanks. And I am sure that I am not the only one that feels this way. God Bless each one of you.  

Judi Gibbs

 

Attendance and Financial Report

Were you here?                         8/1                8/8               8/15                                                                                                                                                                                                

                                                   115                 85                  93

Current Expenses               $3,010          $1,013            $1,305

Missions                                    215               256                 250

BT&T                                     5,275                 54                 151

Total                                     $8,500           $1,323           $1,706

 

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.