FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Serving Christ and the Community Since 1839
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October 22, 2017
***GATHERING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (v.1) # 2
“Holy, Holy, Holy”

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS . . . . . . Dorothy Case

CALL TO WORSHIP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brice Enright
Isaiah 49: 6

***MEDITATION RESPONSE . . . . . . . . . . . . . (v. 1) screen
“The Light of the World Is Jesus”

***PRAISE SONGS
“This Little Light of Mine”. . . screen
“Through It All”—v. 1,2 . . . screen
“There’s Something About That Name” . . . # 233

RECEIVING GIFTS & TITHES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . offertory
***“We Give Thee But Thine Own”

SCRIPTURE READING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brice Enright
1 John 1: 1 – 7

SHARING PRAISES & PRAYER REQUESTS
PASTORAL PRAYER
THE LORD’S PRAYER (debts)

***HYMN OF PREPARATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . screen
“Freely, Freely”

MESSAGE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rev. Charles I. Case
“Light Proclaimed”

CLOSING HYMN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . screen
“The Light of the World Is Jesus”

***BENEDICTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . screen
“Sanctuary”

Assisting in Worship Service Today
Ministers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . All Believers of this Church
Worship Leader . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vicki Swinconos
Scripture Reader . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brice Enright
Greeters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brian Enright family
Guitar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pastor Chuck

CCLI License # 140155  

LUNCHEON
The luncheon prior to the Fall Congregational Meeting on October 29, will be a Pot – Luck.
The church will not be providing a main dish for this meal.
Please sign up to bring a dish to pass.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Christmas Child boxes are due no later than Sunday, November 12.
They will be delivered the following day.

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS
Wednesday Night Fellowship Suppers and Ministry Groups
Oct. 25 —6pm supper

KIDS
Emmanuel Community Church is starting Kid's Club October 11.
This is an after school program for grades PreK - 8th Grade.
The program will consist of snacks, singing, games, & Bible lessons.
There is no cost.
Call Pastor Clyde for more information at 676-5434.

YOUTH
First Presbyterian Church is re-starting their community youth group.
The group will meet every other week. 5:30pm—supper is provided
7th – 12th grade

ANNOUNCEMENTS

TODAY---5:30PM Community Youth Group @ 1st Presbyterian

OCT. 25---WEDNESDAY---1:00PM Women’s Bible Study

OCT. 25---WEDNESDAY---6:00PM Fellowship Supper & Ministry Groups

OCT. 29---SUNDAY Luncheon and Fall Congregational Meeting

NOV. 3---FRIDAY---10AM Worship Planning Meeting

NOV. 5---SUNDAY Daylight Savings Time Ends!—Fall Back One Hour!

NOV. 11---SATURDAY---8:30AM Community Outreach Food Distribution Free Breakfast at River of Life Methodist Church

NOV. 12---SUNDAY Operation Christmas Child Boxes are due

NOV. 27---MONDAY---6:30PM Diaconate Meeting

DEC. 4---MONDAY---6:30PM Executive Board Meeting

Assisting in Worship Service October 29, 2017
Worship Leader – Vicki Swinconos
Scripture Reader – Kay Schultz
Greeters – Ann Welch