BULLETIN FOR OCTOBER 28, 2012
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OF PENN YAN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
224 Main StreetOctober 28, 2012
10:00 AM Yan, New York
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 ~ Chimes
Welcome & Announcements
*Song of Praise “More Precious/We Exalt Thee” On Insert
Call to Worship
*Hymn “We Bow Down” On Insert
Anthem “We Will Glorify”
Pastoral Prayer & Lord's Prayer
*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.
Scripture Reading Genesis 32:22-31 OT pg. 38
*Hymn “Seek Ye First” No. 333
Sermon “The Wrestler” Rev. Stephen
*Invitational Hymn “Pass Me Not” On Insert
*Benediction ~ *Postlude
*If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.
Greeters: The Clancy Family
Lay Reader: Nancy Marion
Ushers: Jack Clancy, Shelley Bicksler,
Cheryl Stewart, Erma Mullins, Pat Ames
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
Pastor's Phone: Cell 386-986-6961
PO Box695, Penn Yan
Pastor's E-Mail: email@example.com
Church Phone: 315-536-9821
Church E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Website: pennyanfbc.com
Please be in Prayer for:
Tom Burke George Jensen Barb Mortensen
Rachel Carter Janice Knecht Marge Moulton
Julanne Guild Ben Loomis Dick Sharman
Ethel Hoose Fran Morse Stacy Whitney
Our Special Interest Missionaries:
Rev. Charles and Mrs. Sarah Clement-West,
Courtney Crisler, The Place,
: Alice Wise Summit
Crest: Necia Smith Doris Barcliff Clinton
: Helen Ansley Virginia DeLooza Homestead
Dick Sharman Willie Nelson
Margaret Drakely Irene Wachala
The Manor: Margaret Hartwell Billie Potts
Presidential Election U.S.
Our Service Men and Women and their families
Our Country and Leaders
Please keep the church office updated on your loved one.
This Week at PY First Baptist
12:30 pm Eagle Scout Award Program
5 pm Wellspring Fellowship Service
Monday, October 29
7 pm Community Chorus
Tuesday, October 30
7 pm Wellspring Bible Quiz Team
Wednesday, October 31
4 pm Backpack Program
Thursday, November 1
Wellspring Home School
3:30 pm Bd of
6 pm Boy Scout Dinner/Meeting
Remember to set your clocks back one hour Saturday night.
Walk - November 4th is the. Turkey
One week until the
Walk - -Monies raised will provide turkeys and hams for the Christmas for the Needy food baskets. Turkey
SEE GREG & NANCY MARION – THEY ARE WALKING!!!
Finger LakesBaptist Association Annual Meeting
Sunday, November 4th
First Baptist Churchof Penn Yan, with special guest Roberta Stephens, who has been a long term missionary to . Come, learn about her work. Registration begins at 2:30 pm, the program will begin at 2:45 pm and will be followed by a dish-to-pass supper at 4 pm. Bring your own place setting Japan
Memorial Service for Ralph Wilkes
Saturday, December 8th at 2:00 pm at
Norton Chapel. Keuka College
Rev. John R. Tharp, officiating.
Lay Readers & Greeters
Nov. & Dec. have openings. There is a clip board at the front pew for you to sign up. Thank you to those who do take a turn, we appreciate your service to the church!
for a Good Cause Bell
The Penn Yan Area Council of Churches “Ring the
for the Needy”. Our turn to ring is on Friday, November 30th from Bell
9 am – 4 pm in front of Tops Supermarket. There is a sign up sheet in the sanctuary. Usually we work in teams of two. Grab a partner and sign up for a two hour shift.
~ To Barbara Burke and her family for the bounty of beauty in the
~ To the Installation Service Committee for a job well done.
~ To those who serve on church boards. This church cannot function
without those who give their time.
Income on October 21, was $448. The World
MissionOffering was $228 bringing that total to $447 toward a goal of $1000. There is still time to contribute to this offering. Thank you for your continuing support.
Attendance and Financial Report
Were you here? 10/7 10/14 10/21
57 53 62
Current Expenses $3,178 $2,803 $1,521
BT&T 810 1,102 218
Total $3,988 $3,905 $1,739
Food for the Needy
We are putting out a call for volunteers to help with the monthly distributions and unloading the Food Link delivery trucks. Call George Schaeffer at 315-200-0527 to gather more information. Needed items of mac n cheese, breakfast cereals, pudding/jello/fruit cups and spaghetti and sauce are welcome too!
Donations of breakfast/granola bars, cereal, instant oatmeal, mac & cheese, jello/pudding/fruit cups, tuna etc and help packing on Wednesdays at 4 pm are greatly appreciated. These foods help keep the kids fed when mom and dads aren't at home to prepare meals.
Tuesday, October 30th at 5 pm sponsored by the PYUMC. Come, enjoy a free supper for the community.
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. First Baptist Church
You are invited to bring your children to the nursery during the service for a safe and Christian environment so that you may more fully experience a worship experience. Following today’s service please come to enjoy coffee, refreshments and fellowship in the Great Room.