Bulletin for 03/31/2019

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH                              WALTHAM, MASSACHUSETTS

March 31, 2019                                            10:00 AM

SEEK-SERVE-SHARE

ORDER OF WORSHIP

ORGAN PRELUDE

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

MOMENT OF SILENCE AND LIGHTING OF ALTAR CANDLE

CALL TO WORSHIP: “Bring We To This Place, Lord”

*OPENING HYMN: #17 “Our Great Savior” v. 1, 4 & 5

*PRAYER OF INVOCATION AND LORD’S PRAYER:

Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name, Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil; for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen.

*GLORIA PATRI

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost, as it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be world without end.

Amen. Amen.

 

PRAISE SONGS: (In the Maranatha! Praise Chorus Book)

#281 “Great and Mighty”

#208 “Thou Art Worthy”

#111 “He Is Exalted”

 

CHAT WITH THE CHILDREN AND YOUTH   

(Young people are invited to go out to Junior Church and Nursery care)

 

COMMUNITY PRAYER AND CHORAL RESPONSE

GIVING OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS

OFFERTORY SENTENCE

ANTHEM “Hymn Of Promise”

DOXOLOGY

Praise God from whom all blessings flow;

Praise Him, all creatures here below; Praise Him above ye

Heavenly host; Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen.

PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING

SOLO: “Lenten Love Song”                Maxwell Li

SCRIPTURE: John 12:20-33 

SERMON: “What We See as Defeat, God Turns Into Glory!” 

CLOSING HYMN: #327 “The Old Rugged Cross”

*BENEDICTION

*EXTINGUISHING OF ALTAR CANDLES “Go In Peace”

**ORGAN POSTLUDE

 

END OF WORSHIP/BEGINNING OF SERVICE

*Congregation Standing (If Able)
**Congregation may proceed out of sanctuary during the playing of the postlude

We welcome you to worship today and trust The Holy Spirit has moved you.

You are welcome to sign the Guest Book in the foyer.

Flowers are in honor of Pastor Frank and his wife Kristine, given by  the Members of our Church!

OUR THANKS TO ALLAN WINT FOR ASSISTING IN THE PULPIT TODAY

 

         MINISTER TO ALL THE PEOPLE OF GOD

Rev Dr. Frank H. Armstrong              Interim Pastor

Pastor’s Study 781-893-0255, Cell 781-820-6122

Pastor’s Email drfrank3306@gmail.com  & pastor@fbc-waltham.org

Ms. Elizabeth Keusch                                                                   Organist

Mrs. Dorothy Gardner                                                                     Pianist

Mrs. Suzanne DeGisi                                                      Church Secretary

Mail – 400 Lexington Street 02452-0944

Office Phone 781-893-7058, Fax (781) 209-0569

Email: letters@fbc-waltham.org  Website: fbc-waltham.org

fbc-waltham.org, is being worked on, and we are excited about its coming new appearance!

Related websites: abc-usa.org, tabcom.org, stillmanassociation.org, grotonwood.org, oceanwood.org, bjconline.org,

abhms.org/resources/publications/christian-citizen/

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*WEEKLY CALENDAR*

Sunday March 31, 2019

10:00 AM: Worship Service (Nursery Provided)

11:15 AM: Fellowship time

11:30 AM: Adult Bible study begins

11:30AM-1PM Play Practice

Monday April 1, 2019

6:00 PM  Boy Scouts

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                  As all people who are called by Your name

                   We will: Seek Your face, Serve Your purposes

                   Share Your blessings, And for Your glory.

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REGULAR SCHEDULE OF EBENEZER CHURCH:

 

Sundays from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Mondays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Tuesdays from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Saturdays from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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