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Sermon Notes
“The Daniel Plan”
Daniel 1: 1-21
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414 Main Street, P.O. Box N
West Point, VA 23181
(804) 843-2484
www.fbcwestpoint.org | [email protected]
Bob Collins, Interim Pastor
([email protected] | (804) 382-9222)
Phillip Higgins, Minister of Music/Office Manager
([email protected] | (804) 654-4288)
October 12, 2014
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Sharing the Light, Love, and Hope of Jesus Christ
The Worship of God
*Hymn of Aspiration and Devotion No. 524
Seek Ye First
October 12, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.
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Show me your ways, Lord, teach me your paths.
Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior,
and my hope is in you all day long.
Psalm 25: 4-5 (NIV)
Offertory Prayer
Phillip Higgins
Piano Offertory
Michele Smith
Welcome and Announcements (10:55 a.m.)
Proclamation of the Word
AWANA Video
Sanctuary Choir
Call to Worship
Pastor Bob
Message
Be of Good Cheer
“The Daniel Plan”
Daniel 1: 1-21
by John Purifoy
We Yield to the Will of God
*Hymn of Decision No. 527
The Greatest Thing
by Mark Pendergrass
*Songs of Praise and Worship
Recognition of Decisions
No. 532 “Higher Ground”
[email protected] G3CDEF
*Benediction
No. 441 “The Potter’s Hand”
by Darlene Zschech
*Postlude
Phillip Higgins
No. 529 “Change My Heart, O God”
By Eddie Espinosa
Pastor Bob
Prayer
We Seek First the Kingdom of God
Responsive Reading No. 524
Phillip Higgins and Congregation
*All who are able, please stand.
Church Family Prayer Concerns
Home Bound: Mr. & Mrs. Franklin Roberts
Prayer Requests: Lee Roy Brizendine, Donna Bunch (emphysema), Ethel Burton, John Burton,
Marianna Chestnutt, Lori Combe, David Conti; Mary Ellen Davis, Butch Dixon, Mary Linda
Elliott (Rachel Will’s cousin- terminal cancer); Julia Hanks (health issues), Henry Harris (health
issues), Nancy Kerby, Marvin Kerby, Bobby King (Margaret Geron’s son: throat cancer),
Richard Moore, Mary Frances Payne (health issues), Jerry Pumo, Wilbur Rochelle, Wilma
Rochelle, Lloyd Taylor, Juanita Tervillian (hip replacement), Richard Trevilian, Katherine
Vanlandingham (Margaret Geron’s sister), Bobby Wilson
Praying for Our Military Personnel
Robert Downing, Chris Edwards (Gail Gaylor’s nephew), Glen Hanks, Alex Jordan, Chase
Hebert (Brian Jordan’s Nephews), Davis McQuillen, Phil. R. Gilmore, PFC Sean O’Neal, Audra
Hinkle, Aidan T. Welch (Lewis & Rita Ames’ grandson) Keith Norman, Jr.
Those in retirement and convalescent homes:
Ashland Convalescent Center – Creola Madison
Autumn Care, Suffolk – Wendy Mayes Willis
Chesapeake Health & Rehab Center — Shirley Downing
DeWitt Rehab and Nursing— Ernie Childs
Heritage Green, Mechanicsville—Wilbur Fletcher (Room 208)
In North Carolina – Carol Richardson
Parham South Nursing Home — Gloria Madison Hylton
Manor Care Stratford—Phyllis Lee (Rm. 613)
Sanders Assisted Living Center, Gloucester —Jeanette Eubank
Walter Reed Convalescent Center, Gloucester—Catherine Lawson, Curtis White,
West Point – Louise Robinson, Norma Pate
W
elcome to First Baptist. We are so glad that you have joined us today. We are a
church reaching out to the West Point community, and touching lives around the
world, sharing the light, love, and hope of Jesus Christ. If you need further information
about our church, or desire a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please see our Pastor or
a Deacon at the conclusion of the worship service.
Weekly Calendar
Sunday, October 12
9:00 a.m.
Watchman Prayer
9:45 a.m.
Sunday School (Nursery - 12th Grade) and Adult Bible Study Classes
11:00 a.m.
Worship Service (CIA & Mission Friends during worship)
12:00 p.m.
WMU Meeting
4:30 p.m.
Choose Joy Women’s Study (Social Hall)
Tuesday, October 14
7:00 p.m.
Church Council Meeting
8:00 p.m.
Budget & Finance Meeting
Wednesday, October 15
6:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
The Daniel Plan (Social Hall)
Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal (Sanctuary)
Sunday, October 19
Flowers: Tad & Emily Darden
Our Record from Last Week
Category
Worship Attendance
Bible Study/S.S. Attendance
General Budget
Weekly Budget Needs
Weekly
81
73
$8,471.00
$5,275.00
Y.T.D.
$200,973.97
$211,000.00
Over (under) Budget
$3,196.00
($10,026.03)
Designated Gifts
$220.00
$8,935.39
Dollar Sacrifice
$19.00
$490.00
The flowers on the communion table today are given in loving memory of
their parents by Jesse and Shirley Haynes.
Come take part in a great fellowship opportunity! We’re having a
spruce up day on Saturday, October 18 at 9:00 AM. Our
objective is to work on the shrubbery around the church and
parsonage, rake where necessary, clean out the garage at the
parsonage, and several other tasks. The more people that show up
the easier and more fun the job will be. Bring your rake, trimming
tools, gardening tools, etc.
Wednesday evenings, 6:15 p.m.
Sunday afternoons, 4:30 p.m.
On Halloween Night, October 31, we will have an
“Octoberfest” out on the church lawn! We need
church volunteers to come and hand out candy,
brochures, talk to people as they stop and play games,
etc. We also need donations of candy and other
“trick or treat” items to hand out. If you can help us
out this evening, please sign up on the sheet on the Church Events bulletin board! Thank
you in advance for your support in reaching our community with the love of Christ!
The 55-Alive “Apple Express” trip on Thursday,
October 23 currently has 3 openings on the bus! If
you would like to take part in this trip, please contact
Margaret Geron (843-3266) or Lorena Kacir (7859729) ASAP!
If you are interested in playing the
handbells or want to play a role in our
Christmas musical this year (Joseph,
Mary, baby Jesus, shepherds, wisemen,
angels, etc.) please SIGN UP on the sheet
on the “events” bulletin board!
A table has been placed in the downstairs hallway of the
Education Building for you to put your filled Operation
Christmas Child shoeboxes on. Please remember to enclose
a check in the amount of $7.00/ shoebox to cover shipping
costs. Shoeboxes must be delivered to FBC by Sunday,
November 16.
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