MARLBORO SEVENTH DAY BAPTIST CHURCH
April 6, 2019
The Bible is not the light of the world, it is the light of the Church. But the world does not read the Bible, the world reads Christians! “You are the light of the world.”
WORSHIPING GOD IN SONG
CALL TO WORSHIP
SONG OF PRAISE – #2 Come Thou Fount of
WELCOMING GOD’S PRESENCE – PRAYER
GREETING EACH OTHER
SHARING AND CARING
HYMN OF PROFESSION – The Light of the
World is Jesus (Insert)
SCRIPTURE READING – JOHN 3:19-21
MESSAGE – COME TO THE LIGHT
CLOSING HYMN – #518 The Longer I Serve Him
Church Work Day – Sunday, April 14. Several projects to work on. The biggest will be hanging the vinyl chair rail. Bring your tape measures, ladders, pencils, and other hand tools. Official start at 8:00, although some of us will be there earlier.
Join us at Hopewell Senior Apartments for a Hymn Sing on Thursday, April 11 from 6-7pm! If you would like to bring a snack, please let Joanna know.
Your Mission: To Serve, Lead, and HAVE FUN at Our VBS!
Join us on a journey To Mars and Beyond as we explore where God’s power can take us! (Age 4 through finished grade 6)
Our mission takes place Monday, June 24 to Friday, June 28, from 8:45 am – 12:00 pm. There will be a closing program/picnic on Saturday, June 29 at 10:00.
Currently seeking helpers to lead groups, assist with crafts, preparing snacks, assist in the preschool, decorate, pray… if you have the time, we have the place! (Finished grade 7 and up to help)
Contact Kim Cruzan at (856) 392-2572 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you are ready to accept this mission!
Vacation Bible School Staff Meeting Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 10:30 am. This is a meeting for those who are interested in helping out and those who are already signed up to help out to get ready to go To Mars and Beyond.
Vacation Bible School Decorating Days – Beginning on Sunday, April 7, Sundays at 10 am and Thursdays at 6:00 pm. Come see what can be done with fabric, paint, paper, black lights, and imagination!
Christian Education Meeting Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 9:00 am.
NEW PRAYER REQUESTS THIS WEEK:
Joanna’s former tenant -moving to Lancaster and starting a new chapter in her life
Erin asked for prayer for Bella, the family dog who had surgery this week.
Kathleen asked for prayer for her brother Bud and his wife,after the passing of her father.
Barbara’s friend, Patty, trouble with her hearing and also needs prayers to find the Lord.
Yvonne’s father having issues with his health related to Crohn’s disease.
Gary Bidwell – serious health issues
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR THOSE IN TREATMENT AND RECOVERING:
Kathleen – cancer treatments
Holly’s mother-in-law – heart attack/surgery
Donna Levick – breast cancer
Joanna’s step grandfather, Andy Andrews –
Yvonne’s aunt, Lorraine – cancer and
Michelle B.’s co-worker, Mike – inoperable
Jeanne – Laryngopharyngeal reflux
Carla – heart issues
Michelle B. asked for prayer for Gaeton, who
was diagnosed with brain tumors
Yvonne – problems with her back
Sharon’s one year old niece, who has leukemia
has a tumor on her eye
Kim B.’s grandson, Atley, possible benign
Amanda’s patient, Alex, possible surgery for
Barbara – gastroenteritis
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR SPECIAL NEEDS:
Michelle B.’s cousin, baby Isabella – needs
Brandy Kuhar – expecting a baby
Diana’s co-worker, Darlene – house
Kim B.– Establishing a relationship with a
half-sister she just met and her family as
Yvonne’s Pop Pop – adjusting to loss of
spouse and health issues
CONTINUE TO PRAYER FOR :
Our Pastor and his family
Our Nation and Leaders
Our Military members
Vacation Bible School – planning and
staffing is underway
PRAISE THE LORD! – ANSWERS TO PRAYER:
Jeanne’s brother, Robert, is back to work and
Kathleen’s bloodwork came back excellent this
Jonathan’s ear infections have show