MARLBORO SEVENTH DAY BAPTIST CHURCH
September 7, 2019
Every test, every trial, every heartache that’s been significant, I can turn it over
and see how God has turned it into good no matter what. – Charles Stanley
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN OF WORSHIP – #458 NEAR TO THE HEART OF GOD
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
GREETING EACH OTHER
SHARING AND CARING
THE CHURCH AT PRAYER
HYMN OF COMMITMENT – #535 I AM THINE, O LORD
SCRIPTURE READING – Matthew 7:24-27
MESSAGE – FAITH THAT STANDS THE TEST OF TIME
PARTING HYMN – #455 IN TIMES LIKE THESE
At the Business meeting, the Diaconate presented a proposal to add a section to the
Church Constitution regarding membership. A copy will be posted on the bulletin boards
for review. See any Deacon or the Pastor with questions. This will be discussed further
at the next business meetings.
We have 4 new cards to sign for September & October. They will all accompany care packages
but the packages need your help. There is a pink sign up card on the back bulletin board
with suggestions for donations. Please check it out and continue to pray for Cheyenne Sibley,
Lorian Rosborough, Sierra Sibley and Sarah Cruzan. Thanks.
AWANA Kids’ Clubs begins on Wednesday, September 25 from 6:00 – 7:30pm for ages 2 through
Grade 6. There is a need for teachers and substitute teachers, if you can volunteer the time,
see Sharon Davis, as soon as possible.
Youth Center for grades 3 – 8 will be held on the third Sabbath of the month starting October 19.
If interested in helping out, please see Kim.
A Back to School Picnic will be held on Sabbath day, September 21, 12pm – 3pm,with make your own
subs/sandwiches and make your own ice cream sundaes. Come out an enjoy a time of food and games.
There will be no Sabbath School that day.
NEW PRAYER REQUESTS THIS WEEK:
It’s Back to School time! Pray for the students, teachers and parents as they prepare and return to
school this week.
Pray for those affected by Hurricane Dorian.
Pray for Andrea Jones, she cut her leg.
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR THOSE IN TREATMENT AND RECOVERING:
Chris Bond’s cousin, Sherry – may need liver transplant
Yvonne’s uncle Ken – heart issues
Holly’s mother-in-law -in an acute care facility for end of her days; recently moved to a facility closer to family.
Russell Merritt – congestive heart failure and leukemia; also prayer for his wife, Lida, who is taking care of him.
George’s mother, Barbara – congestive heart failure and anxiety
Michelle B.’s friend, Oren –back surgery
Dottie’s friend, Kathy – inoperable cancer.
The Babcock Family
CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR SPECIAL NEEDS:
Barb Froding – moving to Wildwood with her daughter
CONTINUE TO PRAYER FOR:
Our Pastor and his family
Our Nation and Leaders
Our Military members
AWANA – Our 4th year beginning September 25
Alpha program – small group leaders
PRAISE THE LORD!
Barbara Andrews reports she is healing well! Thank you for all your prayers.