Saturday, March 18, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins, Sunday, March 19, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
10385 Main Street, North Collins, New York 14111
337-9811 Church Office / 337-4303 Parsonage
Pastor / Teacher Derek S. Yoder
Sunday, March 19, 2017
     Sunday School 9:30 am        Family Worship Service 10:45 am
Wait in Prayer        Worship in Reverence        Depart to Serve
Be mindful that the few minutes before the service are set aside to help prepare for worship.  Some use this time to pray or meditate on the call to worship or just be quiet before the Lord.  Let’s keep our visiting before the service to a minimum
 – or better, let’s wait until after the service.



Prelude
Welcome and Announcements

Choral Introit …………………….……………….…… I’m Not Ashamed to Own My Lord
*Call to Worship …………………….…………………….….….……………… Psalm 65:1-13
*Hymn of Adoration & Praise #53 …………...........…... Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
*Invocation

Worship Through Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs

Choral Anthem
*Hymn #353 …………………………….………………………… I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord
*Hymn of the Month #506 ………..……......…… As When the Hebrew Prophet Raised
*Hymn #441 …………………………………………………………………… Jesus Shall Reign

Scripture Lessons
Old Testament ………………….…...………… Song of Songs 5:1-16 (Pew Bible 1054-1055)
New Testament ………………….……………….…  John 11:38-57 (Pew Bible p. 1669-1670)
Memory Verse ………………….……….……………………… Philippians 3:10-11 (see insert)

Fellowship of Welcome

Sermon Text …………………………….…….….………………………………….…… Jude 11-13
Sermon ………………………………………….………………………………………. Derek Yoder

*Hymn of Faith #447 ………………………………….……………… Christ for the World We Sing
Prayer Requests and Testimonies
Pastoral Prayer
Tithes and Offerings
Offertory
*Doxology #735 …………………………………………………………………………… 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.”
*Benediction
Announcements

It’s famine time again!  On April 7th-8th, our young people will join other area youth groups to help combat world hunger.  The 30-Hour retreat includes worship, activities, games, service – but no food!  Be praying for our young people as they prepare for this opportunity for growth as Christian disciples.  More information is on the back table.  Also, we will be collecting canned goods and non-perishables to distribute at local food pantries.  See the box in the back.

Calendar

Tuesday, March 21st
Full Board meets at 7:00 pm at the church, preceded by Elders’ Meeting at 6:00.  Elders, come prepared to discuss the Zahl article on the back table (“Justify Yourself”).

Wednesday, March 22nd
Choir practice at the church at 6:00 pm.

Join us for Bible study and prayer meeting at the church at 7:00 pm as we continue our survey of the great themes of Genesis.  We’re looking at Joseph’s live in Egypt.  It’s a great time to join us.

Sunday, March 26th

3DYouth meets here at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by activities and refreshments.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins, Sunday, March 12, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
10385 Main Street, North Collins, New York 14111
337-9811 Church Office / 337-4303 Parsonage
Pastor / Teacher Derek S. Yoder
Sunday, March 12, 2017
     Sunday School 9:30 am        Family Worship Service 10:45 am
Wait in Prayer        Worship in Reverence        Depart to Serve
Be mindful that the few minutes before the service are set aside to help prepare for worship.  Some use this time to pray or meditate on the call to worship or just be quiet before the Lord.  Let’s keep our visiting before the service to a minimum
 – or better, let’s wait until after the service.



Prelude
Welcome and Announcements

Choral Introit ……………………….……………… I’m Not Ashamed to Own My Lord
*Call to Worship …………….…….…………………….….….……………… Psalm 63:1-11
*Hymn of Adoration & Praise #342 ……... Christ is Made the Sure Foundation
*Invocation

Worship Through Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs

Choral Anthem
*Hymn #173 ………………………………………...………………………… Praise Him! Praise Him!
*Hymn of the Month #506 ……………....................…… As When the Hebrew Prophet Raised
*Hymn #177 …………………………………..…………… O Could I Speak the Matchless Worth

Scripture Lessons
Old Testament ………………….…...……………… Song of Songs 4:1-16 (Pew Bible 1052-1054)
New Testament ………………………….…………….…  John 11:17-37 (Pew Bible p. 1668-1669)
Memory Verse …………………………….….……………………… Philippians 3:10-11 (see insert)

Fellowship of Welcome

Sermon Text …………………………………….……..………………………………….…… Jude 11-13
Sermon ……………………………………………….………………………………………. Derek Yoder

*Hymn of Faith #444 ………………………… O Zion, Haste Your Mission High Fulfilling
Prayer Requests and Testimonies
Pastoral Prayer
Tithes and Offerings
Offertory
*Doxology #735 …………………………………………………………………………………………… 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.”
*Benediction
Announcements

3DYouth meets TONIGHT at the First Church of Evans at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by activities and refreshments.

Calendar

Tuesday, March 14th
Full Board meets at 7:00 pm at the church, preceded by Elders’ Meeting at 6:00.  Elders, come prepared to discuss the Zahl article on the back table (“Justify Yourself”).

Wednesday, March 15th
Choir practice at the church at 6:00 pm.

Join us for Bible study and prayer meeting at the church at 7:00 pm as we continue our survey of the great themes of Genesis.  We’re looking at Joseph’s live in Egypt.  It’s a great time to join us.

Sunday, March 26th

3DYouth meets here at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by activities and refreshments.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins, Sunday, March 5, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
10385 Main Street, North Collins, New York 14111
337-9811 Church Office / 337-4303 Parsonage
Pastor / Teacher Derek S. Yoder
Sunday, March 5, 2017
     Sunday School 9:30 am        Family Worship Service 10:45 am
Wait in Prayer        Worship in Reverence        Depart to Serve
Be mindful that the few minutes before the service are set aside to help prepare for worship.  Some use this time to pray or meditate on the call to worship or just be quiet before the Lord.  Let’s keep our visiting before the service to a minimum
 – or better, let’s wait until after the service.



Prelude
Welcome and Announcements

Choral Introit ……………………….………………….…… I’m Not Ashamed to Own My Lord
*Call to Worship …………….….………….….………….…………… Psalter Reading 62, pp. 80
*Hymn of Adoration & Praise #101………………................….... Come, Thou Almighty King
*Invocation

Worship Through Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs

Choral Anthem
*Hymn #55 ……………….………………………......………………………… To God Be the Glory
*Hymn of the Month #506 ………...................….…… As When the Hebrew Prophet Raised
*Hymn #251 …………………………………………………….……… Beneath the Cross of Jesus

Scripture Lessons
Old Testament ………………….…...…...………………… Song of Songs 3:1-11 (Pew Bible 1052)
New Testament ……………………………………….……….…  John 11:1-16 (Pew Bible p. 1668)
Memory Verse …………………………………….………………… Philippians 3:10-11 (see insert)

Fellowship of Welcome

Children’s Sermon ………….……………………………………………………………… Derek Yoder
“The Bible Says Series” – Heroes and Zeroes from the Old Testament

*Hymn of Faith #246 ……………………......…………….……… Man of Sorrows! What a Name
Prayer Requests and Testimonies
Pastoral Prayer



Tithes and Offerings – On Communion Sundays, our 2nd offering helps the benevolent ministries of the Diaconate

*Doxology #735 ………………………………………………………………………………… 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.”

Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

*Hymn of Faith #359 ……………………………………………… Blessed Be the Tie That Binds

*Benediction                                                                    *Congregation invited to stand

Announcements

Don’t forget the clipboard on the back table.  If you have good Eagle Energy Day projects for the high school work day in the spring, add them to the list.  Also, we’re looking for as many volunteers as possible to coordinate and supervise the students.  If you’re available on Friday, May 12th, your help would be very much appreciated.

Calendar

Wednesday, March 8th
Choir practice at the church at 6:00 pm.

Join us for Bible study and prayer meeting at the church at 7:00 pm as we continue our survey of the great themes of Genesis.  We’re looking at Joseph’s life in Egypt.  It’s a great time to join us.

Sunday, March 12th
3DYouth Group meets at the First Church of Evans at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by games and refreshments.  The next 3DYouth Group will be back here at FCC on Sunday, March 26th.

Tuesday, March 14th

Church Board meeting at 7:00 pm.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins, Sunday, February 26, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
10385 Main Street, North Collins, New York 14111
337-9811 Church Office / 337-4303 Parsonage
Pastor / Teacher Derek S. Yoder
Sunday, February 26, 2017
     Sunday School 9:30 am        Family Worship Service 10:45 am
Wait in Prayer        Worship in Reverence        Depart to Serve
Be mindful that the few minutes before the service are set aside to help prepare for worship.  Some use this time to pray or meditate on the call to worship or just be quiet before the Lord.  Let’s keep our visiting before the service to a minimum
 – or better, let’s wait until after the service.



Prelude
Welcome and Announcements

Choral Introit ……………………….………………….…… Holy God, We Praise Your Name
*Call to Worship …………….….…………………………….….….……………… Psalm 57:1-11
*Hymn of Adoration & Praise #2 ……………………………………….... O Worship the King
*Invocation

Worship Through Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs

Choral Anthem
*Chorus #12 …………………………….…………………...………………………… Purify My Heart
*Chorus #119 ……………………………………….…….…… How Lovely Is Your Dwelling Place
*Chorus #90 …………………………………………………………………… As We Seek Your Face

Scripture Lessons
Old Testament ………………….…...……………… Song of Songs 2:1-17 (Pew Bible 1050-1052)
New Testament ………………………….…………….…  John 10:22-42 (Pew Bible p. 1667-1668)
Memory Verse ……………………………..…………….………………… Psalm 37:23-24 (see insert)

Fellowship of Welcome

Sermon Text ……………………………………….….………………………………….…… Jude 11-13
Sermon ……………………………………………….………………………………………. Derek Yoder

*Hymn of Faith #481 …………………………………………………… Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus
Prayer Requests and Testimonies
Pastoral Prayer
Tithes and Offerings
Offertory
*Doxology #735 ………………………………………………………………………………… 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.”
*Benediction
Announcements

Don’t forget the clipboard on the back table.  If you have good Eagle Energy Day projects for the high school work day in the spring, add them to the list.  Also, we’re looking for as many volunteers as possible to coordinate and supervise the students.  If you’re available on Friday, May 12th, your help would be very much appreciated.

Next week we will celebrate the Lord’s Supper.  If you would like to participate but are unable to be here, see Derek or one of the Elders to arrange another time.  Don’t be shy about taking full advantage of this important gesture of unity with Christ and his body.  A fellowship meal following the service is NOT scheduled at this time.

Calendar

Tonight! Sunday, February 26th
3DYouth meets here at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by activities and refreshments.

Wednesday, March 1st
Choir practice at the church at 6:00 pm.

Join us for Bible study and prayer meeting at the church at 7:00 pm as we continue our survey of the great themes of Genesis.  We’re looking at Joseph’s live in Egypt.  It’s a great time to join us.

Saturday, March 4th

Deacon meeting at 10:00 am here at church.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins, Sunday, February 19, 2017

First Congregational Church of North Collins
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
10385 Main Street, North Collins, New York 14111
337-9811 Church Office / 337-4303 Parsonage
Pastor / Teacher Derek S. Yoder
Sunday, February 19, 2017
     Sunday School 9:30 am        Family Worship Service 10:45 am
Wait in Prayer        Worship in Reverence        Depart to Serve
Be mindful that the few minutes before the service are set aside to help prepare for worship.  Some use this time to pray or meditate on the call to worship or just be quiet before the Lord.  Let’s keep our visiting before the service to a minimum
 – or better, let’s wait until after the service.



Prelude
Welcome and Announcements

Choral Introit ……………………….…………………….…… Holy God, We Praise Your Name
*Call to Worship …………….….………….…………………….….….……………… Psalm 54:1-7
*Hymn of Adoration & Praise #302 ………................…….... Come, Christians, Join to Sing
*Invocation

Worship Through Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs

Choral Anthem
*Chorus #97 ……………….………………………….………………………… Blessed Assurance
*Chorus #91 ………………………………………………………………….…….…… At the Cross
*Chorus #32 ……………………………………………………………….……… He Is Our Peace

Scripture Lessons
Old Testament ………………….…..…………… Song of Songs 1:1-17 (Pew Bible 1049-1050)
New Testament ………………….………………….…  John 10:1-21 (Pew Bible p. 1666-1667)
Memory Verse ……………….……….…………….………………… Psalm 37:23-24 (see insert)

Fellowship of Welcome

Sermon Text ……………………………….…….….………………………………….…… Jude 8-10
Sermon ………………………………………….………………………………………. Derek Yoder

*Hymn of Faith #175 ……………………………………….…………………… A Wonderful Savior
Prayer Requests and Testimonies
Pastoral Prayer
Tithes and Offerings
Offertory
*Doxology #735 ……………………………………………………………………………… 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.”
*Benediction
Announcements

Don’t forget the clipboard on the back table.  If you have good Eagle Energy Day projects for the high school work day in the spring, add them to the list.  Also, we’re looking for as many volunteers as possible to coordinate and supervise the students.  If you’re available on Friday, May 12th, your help would be very much appreciated.

Calendar

Wednesday, February 22nd
Choir practice at the church at 6:00 pm.

Join us for Bible study and prayer meeting at the church at 7:00 pm as we continue our survey of the great themes of Genesis.  We’re looking at Joseph’s live in Egypt.  Because it’s the last Wednesday of the month, our prayer time will focus on church growth and vitality. It’s a great time to join us.

Sunday, February 26th
3DYouth Group will meet here at 6:00 pm for life lessons from Mark followed by games and refreshments. 

Saturday, March 4th

Deacon meeting at 10:00 am here at church.