First Baptist   Bulletin   Penn Yan   

November 2, 2014
Our Service of Worship and Praise

. Prelude & Chimes
. Welcome & Announcements
*Congregational Song .....“We Bring the Sacrifice of Praise” (Insert)
*Call to Worship
*Congregational Song ..... “Majesty” (PB no. 74)
. Anthem ........................... “Give Thanks”
. Children’s Message
. Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer
. Offering
*Offertory Prayer
. Scripture Reading .......... Romans 9:25-33
*Congregational Song ..... “Spirit of the Living God” (Insert)
. Message ........................ “Will We Trip Up?” - Rev. Stephen Sanden
*Congregational Song ..... “Jesus Paid It All” (Insert)
. Communion
Welcome to the Lord’s Table
Sharing the Bread
Sharing the Cup
*Benediction - Postlude
***If you wish to and are able, you are invited to stand.

Pastor: Rev. Stephen Sanden
Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Ushers/Greeters: Erma Mullins, head usher
. Cheryl Stewart, Charlie Miller, Lyle Conrad

Please Be in Prayer For

Donald & Beverly Hall  Ben Loomis    Linda Potts         
Riley Potts     John Rasmussen  Harold Rasmussen   
Barbara Ritz      Gene Spannet     Stacy Whitney 

Our Special Interest Missionaries:
International: Rev. Peter & Sarah McCurdy
Home: Jennifer Muniga, Cameron Community Ministries

ABW Scholarship Woman: Cheyenne Skinner

Clinton Crest:	 Doris Barcliff
The Homestead:	 Helen Ansley	    Virginia DeLooza
                 Margaret Drakeley  Marge Cornell
                 Necia Smith        Kathryn Clayson
                 Irene Wachala
The Manor:	 Billie Potts       Mary Armstrong
                 Bessie Decker	    Milly Bloomquist
                 Margaret Mills
> Our Country and Leaders
> Our Service Men and Women and their families
> Those in our community who serve as law enforcement,fire fighter volunteers, teachers, community leaders, and community volunteers If you know of someone who is ill, in the hospital, home bound etc. or if you have other prayer concerns, please call 536-9821 to let the church office and pastor know.

This Week at First Baptist

5 pm Wellspring Fellowship

Monday, November 3
5 pm Church Supper/Movie
6:30 pm Keuka Quilters
7 pm Trustee Meeting
7 pm Wellspring Bible Quiz

Tuesday, November 4
Election Day
7 pm Community Chorus

Wednesday, November 5
4 pm Backpack Program

Thursday, November 6
9 am Homeschool Group
9 am ARC Conf. on Autism
10 am Mission Meeting
7 pm Boy Scouts

Saturday, November 8
9 am Keuka Quilters

Ushers & Greeters for Nov. 9 Judi Scheel, Karen Rasmussen, Paul Nash, George Jensen

News and Upcoming Events

Church - Community Supper & Movie Monday, Nov. 3rd
Supper at 5:00 PM - Chili - $3.00 per person
Movie at 6:00 pm - Plot: During the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America.

ABC of the Finger Lakes - Sunday, November 9
Next meeting of the American Baptist Churches of the Finger Lakes will be Sunday, November 9th at Wayne Village Baptist Church. “Stewards in Our Community: Church Outreach Programs in Communities” and annual meeting. Registration begins at 2:45 pm. Dish-to-Pass supper to follow. Purpose: support for congregations, information sharing, fellowship/family, celebrate our identity as American Baptist.

The November item for Milly’s Backpack Program Hot Cocoa

Were you here?     
 Oct. 5   Oct. 12   Oct. 19   Oct 26
    60        41        61       59

Received Last Week     
Pledges & Loose Offerings - $731
Needed each week: $1,825
Our Church's Mission

Mission Nugget - The Murrow Indian Children’s Home
The Murrow Indian Children’s Home was founded in 1902 by an enterprising missionary and educator who began taking in orphaned and homeless Native American children soon after the Civil War. Two Indian tribes later donated land for an orphanage, and concerned Baptists in the local community also gave land and buildings. The American Baptist Home Mission Society assumed full responsibility for the school in the early 1900s, and the orphanage was moved to the campus of Bacone College in 1910. Over the years, the Murrow Home has provided loving car for hundreds of abused, neglected or abandoned children.

Mission Budget Report
As of October 26th, the receipts for the World Mission Offering were $1029, just $21 short of our goal of $1050. Thank you. Receipts for the budget were $197. If we are to meet our budgeted obligations, we need to receive $3550 over the next nine weeks or an average of almost $400 per week. Please consider prayerfully how you can help us support Fairport Homes, Springbrook, and Keuka College.

Community News and Events

Honoring our Veterans - Tuesday, Nov. 11
Keuka College will mark Veteran’s Day Tuesday, Nov. 11 with a special ceremony in Norton Chapel at 4:15 pm. Local veterans, their families and friends are invited to join the Keuka College students, faculty and staff in a ceremony honoring veterans who have served our country. The program will include patriotic music, guest speakers, and special recognition of all veterans in attendance, as well as those who could not attend but are being honored. The program will conclude in front of the chapel with a 21 gun salute presented by the Penn Yan V.F.W. Color Guard followed by Taps. After the service, local veterans are invited to have dinner at the Geiser Dining Hall on campus. The first 50 veterans who show their military I.D. will receive their dinner for free, compliments of AVI, the College’s food service provider. Meals can be purchased by other guests. You are encouraged to rsvp to Laurie Adams, assistant director of alumni and family relations at 315-279-5653 to reserve a spot or for more information about the program.. The veteran’s name (and photo if provided) will be presented in a slideshow during the ceremony. The deadline for including a veteran’s name in the program is November 7th.

Craft & Bake Sale - Saturday, November 15
At the PY United Methodist Church, Saturday, November 15th. Many vendors, favorites will be returning! Lunch will be available for purchase also. Let’s get our Christmas shopping on!

Madeline’s Christmas Dinner Theater - November 21 & 22
November 21 & 22 at the PY UMC, to benefit The Living Well and the Sampson Theater. Serving a Lasagna Dinner with seatings at 5:15 pm and 7:15 pm, performance at 6 pm. Tickets may be obtained from The Living Well or thru a cast member. Ticket prices: $20 – adults, $15 – seniors, $10 – children.

NOTE: Catholic Charities is searching for someone to serve as an advocate for Clifford LaBarr. Contact them at 536-7046 for more information.

Service Information

We are glad you’ve joined us! We hope you’ll have a rich experience as we celebrate our faith and praise God together.

If you are a guest here today, in the pew in front of you, you will find a Guest Information card. We would like to get to know you better, please take a moment to fill it out and place it in the offering plate.

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 worship.

For your convenience hearing devices are available. Please see an usher for assistance

Church information

Rev. Stephen Sanden
PO Box 695, Penn Yan
Home: 315-536-6385
Cell Phone: 386-986-6961
Office: 315-536-9821

Choir Director: Barbara Stewart
Organist: Carrie Ahearn
Secretary: Peggy Smart L

Church Office: 315-536-9821
Office Hours: Mon – Fri 9 am to Noon
Church Email:
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