December 15, 2013

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Fullness of Time, Galatians 4:4,5

Second Baptist Church
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December 15, 2013
Reverend Ray Merritt, Pastor

Welcome & Announcements

Lighting the Advent Candles, Week Three: Jen & Jeremy Hoag

Invocation

Christmas Choruses:

“Emmanuel, “ p. 134

“Arise, Shine”

Bible Reading:  Luke 1:46-56

Choir Anthem:  “An African Christmas,” by Brazeal & Shoemake

Children’s Lesson:  God Changes Not

Hymn:  “Hark! the Herald Angels Sing,” p. 133

Offering

Doxology

Praise and Prayer Requests

Pastoral Prayer

Sermon:  “Fullness of Time,” Galatians 4:4,5

Song:  “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day,” p. 152

Benediction

 

Focus Person of the Month:

December……….. Doug & Cathy Card

56 South St.

Edmeston, NY 13335

 

Upcoming Events

Today          December 15

9:20 a.m.                                 Morning Muffins

9:40 a.m.                                 Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                                 Worship Service

4:00/6:00 p.m.                         Cantata “Bethlehem Morning”

Tuesday                December 17

10:00 a.m.                     Bible study @ West Hill Terrace

Wednesday                   December 18

6:30 p.m.                      Deacons Meeting

Thursday              December 19

2:30-4:30 p.m.             Play Rehearsal

6:00 p.m.                      Choir

Saturday                      December 21

3:30 p.m.                      Benefit Concert in Oneonta

Sunday         December 22

9:20 a.m.                                 Morning Muffins

9:40 a.m.                                 Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                                 Worship Service

5:30 p.m.                                 Zero Gravity

 

Other Events Coming Up

December…        24 @ 7:00                      Christmas Eve Service

29 @ TBA                      Area Church Combined Service

29 @ 6:00                      Children’s Christmas Play

January…            16 @ 6:30                      Annual Meeting

 

  December  22 December 29
Sunday School Opening Monica & Sue Sue & Jen
Morning Muffins Sue Jen

 

Announcements

      There is no regularly scheduled Zero Gravity meeting tonight, but members are asked to attend the Cantata instead.

      Benefit Concert December 21, 3:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Oneonta (71 Chestnut St.). Proceeds to benefit Philippine Typhoon Relief.

      Candy needed for “The Candy Maker’s Secret” candy store. A sign up sheet is in the entryway, and there will be a drop off box in the fellowship hall for those who would like to donate a bag of candy.

      12/29: Last Sunday of the year–special celebration. We plan to gather with other local churches for a special service. Stay tuned: place and time to be announced.

      12/29: Our children’s program, “The Candy Maker’s Secret,” will be performed on Sunday evening, December 29, at 6:00.

      Attention board chair people: please submit annual reports to Lisa Berryment by January 5. Handwritten, typed and/or e-mailed to lberryment@stny.rr.com.

      Update your address books:

Dick & Jo Williams

1585 Dove’s View Circle

Auburndale, FL 33823

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”

John 3:16

 

 

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