February 17, 2013: On Self Control

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On Self Control

Second Baptist Church
Worship Time
February 17, 2013
Rev. Ray Merritt, Pastor

 

Welcome

Call to Worship:

Sing praises to God, sing praises! Sing praises to our King, sing praises!

For God is the King of all the earth; Sing praises with understanding.

God reigns over the nations; God sits on His holy throne.

The princes of the people have gathered together, The people of the God of Abraham. For the flags of the earth belong to God; He is greatly exalted.

Choruses:     “Holy Ground”

“Beauty for Ashes”

Invocation Prayer

Bible Reading:  Psalm 46

Choir Anthem:  “Be Still,” by Kyle Hill

Children’s Lesson

Offering

Doxology #625

Praises and Prayer Requests

Pastoral Prayer

Sermon:  On Self-Control

Closing Song:  “The Solid Rock,” #404

Benediction

 

Focus Person of the Month:

February…. Claude & Doris Palmer

863 Rte 20

Edmeston, NY13335

 

Upcoming Events

Today        February 17

9:30 a.m.                    Morning Muffin Ministry

9:45 a.m.                    Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                    Worship Service

6:30 p.m.                     Cabin Fever Game Night

Tuesday            February 19

7:00 p.m.                    Bible Study @ Gloria Robinson’s

Wednesday         February 20

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

Thursday           February 21

6:00 p.m.                    Jr. Choir Rehearsal

7:00 p.m.                    Choir Rehearsal

Sunday             February 24

9:30 a.m.                    Morning Muffin Ministry

9:45 a.m.                    Sunday School

11:00 a.m.                    Worship Service

12:15 p.m.                    BCE Meeting

5:30 p.m.                    Zero Gravity

 

 

Prayer Requests

  • Kristopher Laymon & Family
  • Jeff & Stacey Reno
  • Marie Horton & Family
  • Breea Bush & Baby
  • Vanessa (Robinson) & Baby
  • Rob Cornnell & Family
  • Emily Salka & Family
  • Fran Norton & Family
  • David Hill & Family
 

 

Announcements

      Tonight is Cabin Fever Game Night from 6:30 to 8:30 in the fellowship hall. Everyone is welcome – the more the merrier! Please invite your friends and bring a table game, a snack and a beverage to share.

      There is no Zero Gravity tonight.

      Remember the EasterArtGallery; please be thinking of what you might create to add to our worship through the visual and written arts. If you have questions, please check with Ginny.

      Layette or Health Kit Needs:
February— comb, nail clippers, bar of soap

      Food Pantry Needs:  February – deli meats

      Pastor LaGuerre needs help purchasing rice to feed families in Haiti. He requests forty-four 55-pound bags of rice. This amount will feed 89 families with an average of 7 members each for one week. If you can purchase a bag or chip in on a purchase, please contact Joan Reed.

      BCE meets Sunday, February 24 after church.

 

 

 

 

Beauty for Ashes

He gave me beauty for ashes,

The oil of joy for mourning;

The garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness;

That we might be trees of righteousness,

The planting of the Lord,

That He might be glorified.

Bob Manzano (1979)