Worship Bulletin – February 21, 2016
Journey with Central Baptist as we walk with Jesus in this season between Epiphany and Lent. Join us as we witness the unfolding revelation of Jesus throughout his life!
Welcome and Announcements
Passing the Peace
Call to Worship – Psalm 27 – p.594
*Hymn of praise – “Come, Thou, Almighty King” – #8
Opening Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing of Joys and Concerns
OT Reading – Genesis 15:1-12,17-18 – p. 14
*Song of Thanksgiving – “Doxology” – #815
Praise God from whom all blessings flow.
Praise Him, all creatures here below.
Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host.
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen
NT Reading – Philippians 3:17-4:1 – p. 1261
*Hymn of Preparation – “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling” – #648
Gospel Reading – Luke 13:31-35 – p. 1120
Message – “The Uncertain Certainty” – Pastor Wes
*Hymn of Invitation – “I Have Decided to Follow Jesus” – #602
*If you are able, please stand
Monthly Benevolence – World Vision
World Vision assists children all over the world with emergency aid, education, and hunger relief. Their 30 Hour Famine has raised millions of dollars toward ending world hunger, and their educational programs have opened up entirely new worlds for the children they serve. Help Central Baptist be part of this vital work in Jesus’ Name!
Lent Soup Supper & Worship
This Wednesday the Lent soup supper & worship series moves to Bethany Lutheran Church, where Pastor Wes will be bringing the message. Soup is served beginning at 6:30 PM, worship follows at 7:30 PM. All donations, after deducting the cost of the meal, go to the Tri-Boro Ministerium emergency aid fund.
Interfaith Hospitality Network
It’s that time again! Our next participating with the Interfaith Hospitality Network will be on Friday, March 11. We need cooks, servers, and overnighters to participate in this vital mission. See Amanda Boulton to volunteer or for more information.
ABCNJ’s annual winter leadership days are coming this March! This year’s focus is “Healthy Churches,” and includes sessions on New Church Development, creative community outreach and relationship building, and special insights for loving those suffering from cancer. It should be a fantastic time, and if you register before February 29th it’s only $35! The fun begins at 8:30 AM and will be finished by 1:30 PM. Visit ABCNJ’s COAL web-page to register, or for more information.
March 5 – COAL North
Van Riper Ellis Broadway Baptist Church
7-01 River Road
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
March 12 – COAL South
Columbus Baptist Church
24260 West Main Street
Columbus, NJ 08022