MARLBORO SEVENTH DAY BAPTIST CHURCH
June 8, 2019
Real love is when you are completely committed to someone even when they are being completely unlovable. Dave Willis
CALL TO WORSHIP
SONG OF PRAISE – #581 WE BRING THE SACRIFICE OF PRAISE
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
GREETING EACH OTHER
PRAISING GOD TOGETHER –
KING OF MY HEART
SHARING AND CARING
HYMN OF JOY – #385 THEY’LL KNOW WE ARE CHRISTIANS
SCRIPTURE READING – Numbers 21:4-9
MESSAGE – Loving the Unlovely
CLOSING HYMN – #550 FOOTSTEPS OF JESUS
June 15 – Bring your appetite for a Taco Bar lunch. Everything will be provided. Hope you can stay after Sabbath School and join us!
The ALPHA program provides online training that can be done at home. Joanna has sent out the link to access these videos. Check it out! Please watch all of them. There are several, but each are only about 3 minutes long. If you haven’t already gotten the link, please let her know. There will be a ALPHA discussion meeting June 8 following Sabbath School to review material from the online training video series.
VBS promotion is on! Our banner is out and postcards will be too soon! We need to share the dates with our community by putting out yard signs. Please take one home and pray for those passing by your sign that they may attend and/or tell others about it!
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… Contact Kim Cruzan at (856) 392-2572 or email@example.com if you are ready to accept this mission!
Vacation Bible School Decorating Days – Sundays at 10 am and Thursdays at 6:00 pm. Come see what can be done with fabric, paint, paper, black lights, and Imagination!
NEW PRAYER REQUESTS THIS WEEK:
Landon Sheppard – One of our Awana kids, who has had cancer before and is recovering from brain surgery this past week to remove two new tumors.
Anneliese’s friend, Kylie, is moving to Ohio.
Claire & Rich Keyes (Kathleen’s daughter and son-in-law) – Traveling mercies.
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR THOSE IN TREATMENT AND RECOVERING:
Kathleen – cancer
Donna Levick – breast cancer
Michelle B.’s co-worker, Mike – inoperable brain
Gary Bidwell, serious health issues
Yvonne’s father having issues with his health related to Crohn’s disease.
Chris Bond’s cousin, Sherry – issues with liver, may need transplant.
Phil Bond – recovering from heart cath surgery
Oren Harris – slipped and fell at work, needs healing and help financially
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR SPECIAL NEEDS:
Our Youth and Teachers as they finish the school year and make summer plans.
CONTINUE TO PRAYER FOR :
Our Pastor and his family
Our Nation and Leaders
Our Military members
Vacation Bible School – preparations ongoing and for the kids who will attend.
Alpha Program – planning and training
PRAISE THE LORD! AND ANSWERS TO PRAYER:
Steve reports it has been 3 years since his last anxiety attack!
Kathleen has had her last radiation treatment!
Michelle B.’s friend Mike’s tumors have not grown!
Michelle B.’s father’s memory has improved!