December 21, 2014

Second Baptist Church

Worship Time

Fourth Sunday of Advent – December 21, 2014

Call to Worship

Bible Reading

Invocation Prayer

Advent Candle Lighting: The Clark Family

Worship Song: “Angels We Have Heard on High” #132

Offering

Doxology

Praises and Prayer Requests

Pastoral Prayer

The Christmas Cross

Closing Hymn: “Joy to the World!” #125

Benediction

Please join us for coffee hour after the service!

 

Focus Friends for December

Susan Arnold Hawes1982nd FST, AOB 3120

Camp Dahlke, FOB Shank

APO, AE, 09354-9998

SSG John HawesJFT-GTMO

361st MP CO/525 MP BN (I/R)

APO AE 09522-9998

Susan asks that we pray especially for those in her unit that are directly in harm’s way, and the strength she needs to treat those that are injured.

This week I will pray for:

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Upcoming Events

Today                                     December 21

9:45 a.m.                                 Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                                 Worship Service

4:00 — 6:00 p.m.                     ZG at Lisa Norton’s

Wednesday                                       December 24

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

7:00 p.m.                                 Christmas Eve Service

Thursday                                         December 25

Merry Christmas!

Sunday                                            December 28

9:45 a.m.                                 Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                                 Worship Service

 

Second Baptist is a church which prepares people for ministry and enables them to serve in various ways and settings to build up the body of Christ.

 

Announcements

  • Christmas Eve service will begin at 7:00 p.m.
  • Attention Church Boards and Committees: Annual reports are due to Lisa Berryment by December 31st! Please e-mail them to lberryment@stny.rr.com
  • The Annual Meeting will be held on January 15th at 6:30.

 

 

Board of Deacons/Deaconesses Contact List

Ray Wengert, Chair 965-2181
Belle Tophoven 965-8843
Isabel Culver 847-9733
Julia Culver 244-6563
Kevin Funk 965-7904
Les Bush 965-8258
Linda Hickling 965-8488
Roger Dye 437-2769
Wayne Clark 965-8494

 

More Contact Information

Ray & Ginny MerrittEmail: honeybee105@twc.com

Phone: 315-902-4049

Cell phone: 607-282-2087

105 Galen Street, Clyde, NY 14433

 

PR Sherman, Zachary
230 Chevalier Field Ave
BKS: George Washington
Pensacola FL  32508-5151

 

 

The Christmas Cross

Created by Jeff Slaughter
Arrangements and tracks by Spencer & Preston Dalton

 

The scene opens with the choir director leading the children’s choir for their first rehearsal for the Christmas program…

 

Musical Numbers:

“You Can’t Have Christmas”

“Country Boys with Away in a Manger”

“The Christmas Cross”

“Tell Me the Story of Jesus”

“You Can’t Have Christmas with God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”

 

Cast:

Miss Carolyn Bells, Choir Director …………………..Teagen Bolin

Ginger Breadhouse …………………………………………..Louisa Emhoff

Holly Branch …………………………………..………………Abby Bateman

Mary ……………………………………………….………………Tatum Clark

Brothers and good ol’ country boys:

Ned ………………………………………………………………..Parker Robinson

Jed ………………………………………………….……………..Justin Brown

Ted …………………………………………………..…………….Ian Bolin

Fred ………………………………………………………………..Sawyer Robinson

Cheerleaders:

Sugar Plum ………………………………………………………Krystal Longcor

Star Bright ………………………………………….…………..Ruth Culver

Candy Cane ………………………………………….…………Courtney Bateman

Nativity Grace ………………………………………………….Sarah Culver

Joy Noel ………………………………………………………….Maeve Robinson

Angel Cookie ………………………………………………….Sydney Bateman

Suzy Snowflake ……………………………………………….Sophie Robinson

 

Sound Technician:  Daniel Berryment

 

A note from the directors:  Many thanks to all our performers. They are a fun, cooperative crew , who have blessed us with their enthusiasm. Thanks to Daniel for running the sound system, to Kelsey for her artwork on the Christmas Cross, to Helen and Deb for providing lunch for us, to Monica for preparing the cheerleaders, to Dorothy for taking pictures, to Lisa for preparing the program, and to all who brought the kids to church for rehearsals. May God bless you this Christmas season!

~Susan Gay and Gloria Robinson