Church Bulletin/News – 2014

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December 28, 2014

“Trust God”

Sermon by William Gaines

Luke 2:22-49

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Pastor Gene Smith (on vacation)

Elders – William Gaines and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leader – Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Sunday: Worship Service – January 4, 2015 – 9:00 am – Followed by Monthly Fellowship Potluck

POINSETTIAS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Bob & Janice Calabrese.

NEXT SUNDAY, JANUARY 4th, Allie will be confirmed during the worship service.

THE NEW FLOWER CHART for 2015 is in the Narthex. Please sign up. January and February signups are particularly needed.

HAVE A SAFE AND WONDERFUL NEW YEAR!

 

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December 21, 2014

Fourth Sunday after Advent

“Walking By Faith”

Luke 1:26-38

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am – Followed by Fellowship and Bible Study

POINSETTIAS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Basil & Virginia.

TODAY AFTER FELLOWSHIP Allie will be giving her confirmation presentation. Allie will be confirmed on January 4th during the service.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

PASTOR AND CYNDI WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE for the Christmas card and gift. Your thoughtfulness is greatly appreciated. God Bless.

THE NEW FLOWER CHART for 2015 is in the Narthex. Please sign up.

 

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December 14, 2014

Third Sunday after Advent

“God’s Will for You”

John 15:20-23

1 Thessalonians 5:16-24

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Fellowship and Bible Study

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Elvis & Diane Mitchell.

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

NEXT SUNDAY ALLIE WILL BE GIVING HER CONFIRMATION PRESENTATION after Fellowship. Allie will also be confirmed on January 4th during the service.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

 

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December 7, 2014

Second Sunday after Advent

“Without Spot – Perfect”

John 1:1-5

1 Corinthians 1:3-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Robert Calabrese

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday, December 10th: Advent Service 6:00 pm followed by Soup Supper

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Fellowship and Bible Study

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Pat Hughes for a safe cruise and trip with Basil and Virginia.

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

THE NEW PORTALS OF PRAYER are in the Narthex.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

 

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November 30, 2014

“All That We Need”

1 Corinthians 1:3-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Basil Turner & Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Basil Turner

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Saturday, December 6th: Christmas Party – 5:30 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Fellowship and Bible Study

 

A SPECIAL THANKS to Bob Calabrese for the wonderful Advent Wreath.

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Ann Beilby.

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Advent Soup Supper – December 10th – 6:00 pm

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

 

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November 23, 2014

“A Little Bit of Kindness”

Matthew 25:31-46

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Diane Mitchell

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Saturday, Nov. 29th: Wedding – 1 – 5 pm

Reception will be in church hall so the kitchen will be closed.

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Fellowship and Bible Study

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Basil and Virginia.

THERE WILL BE NO WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY AT DENNY’S until after the Holidays. We may be meeting at someone’s home. Information to follow.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be on the Gospel text.

PLEASE NOTE: Pastor will be calling you for more frequent visitations during the winter months.

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY will be on hold until the beginning of the year.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Thanksgiving Service – 9:00 am

Christmas Party – December 6th – 5:30 pm

Advent Soup Supper – December 10th – 6:00 pm

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

 

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November 16, 2014

“Promotion”

Matthew 25:14-30

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be on the Gospel text.

PLEASE NOTE: Pastor will be calling you for more frequent visitations during the winter months.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Thanksgiving Service – 9:00 am

Christmas Party – December 6th – 5:30 pm

Advent Soup Supper – December 10th – 6:00 pm

Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm

Christmas Service – 10:00 am

 

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November 9, 2014

“Cheap Gas”

Matthew 25:1-13

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Linda Rigg.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be a greater in-depth study of our Gospel text.

A HUGE THANK YOU to all of you who are helping to clean and maintain our church.

PLEASE NOTE: Pastor will be calling you for more frequent visitations during the winter months.

 

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November 2, 2014

All Saints Day

“Blessings”

Matthew 5:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Pastor Off

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THERE ARE NO FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today as no one signed up. There are two vacancies in December.

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to our monthly Fellowship Potluck.

 

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October 26, 2014

Reformation Sunday

“If, And, But, Oh My!”

Romans 3:19-28

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – William Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Saturday: Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Lou and Lorna Hatfield.

STANDARD TIME BEGINS NEXT SATURDAY EVENING

BIBLE STUDY after Fellowship will be the continuation of the DVD on the Life of Christ.

There will be a garage sale for Norway Lokkbakk next Saturday & Sunday (Nov. 1 & 2) at her house on the corner of Coy and Anita in Big Bear City from 8 am to 4 pm

 

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October 19, 2014

Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“Whose Likeness Is This?”

Matthew 22:15-22

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Basil Turner

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday – Friday: Pastor on Vacation

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Gerry & Carolyn in Celebration of their 50th Wedding Anniversary.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

 

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October 12, 2014

Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“A Dress Code”

Matthew 22:1-14

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Basil Turner

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley, Basil Turner & Sharon Teeter

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Midge in Memory of her son’s Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY after Fellowship is the continuation of the Life of Christ DVD.

The “RESTLESS HEART – The Confessions Of Augustine” insert in the bulletin today (and poster in the Narthex) are about the special showing of the movie at Village Theatres on October 19, 20, 25. This is sponsored by the Catholic Church and Pine Summit. Please come out and support this movie.

 

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October 5, 2014

Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

“Who are you playing (praying) for?”

Philippians 3:4b-14

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Wilma’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by George and Beverly Grabe.

NO BIBLE STUDY due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

The new PORTALS OF PRAYER are now available in the Narthex.

 

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September 28, 2014

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“Perfect in His Sight”

Philippians 2:1-4, 14-18

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Wilma’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory of God by Pat Hughes in Celebration of Brenda’s Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY after Fellowship is the continuation of the DVD on the Life of Jesus.

The new PORTALS OF PRAYER are now available in the Narthex.

 

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September 22, 2014

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“Pray Without Sin”

Isaiah 55:6-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

HOLY COMMUNION is being celebrated here today. We welcome those who share our Biblical faith and understanding of the Sacrament. The center ring of the communion cups is non-alcoholic wine. Those who have questions or concerns are invited to speak with the Pastor or an Elder.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Monday: Office Closed

Tuesday: Office Closed

Women’s Bible Study at Wilma’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Hebrew Study – 5 pm

Friday: Communion Service and Study – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR last Sunday, September 14 were given to the Glory and Thanksgiving of our Lord Jesus Christ by Nicole Rul.

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR today are given to the Glory and Thanksgiving of our Lord Jesus Christ by Pastor and Cyndi Smith for all of the family September birthdays.

 

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September 14, 2014

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“For Good”

Based on all three readings

Matthew 18:1-20, Genesis 50:15-21, Romans 14:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – William Gaines

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Wilma’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Pastor Off

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Pastor Off

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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September 7, 2014

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

“A Little Child”

Matthew 18:1-20

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Men’s Bible Study at SITP – 7:30 am

– Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

 

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August 31, 2014

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

“Mistaken Identity”

Elder Brian Edmundson

Matthew 16:21-28

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Basil Turner and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: “NEW” Men’s Bible Study at SITP – 7:30 am

– for those who would like – Breakfast at Denny’s follows

– Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

– Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Basil and Virginia in Celebration of their anniversary.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Pastor being gone.

 

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August 24, 2014

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

“The Gifts of God”

Romans 11:33 – 12:8

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday – Saturday: Pastor Off

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in Celebration of Jonah’s 2nd Birthday on August 31st.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be “The Good Shepherd” – a study on how to read the Bible.

 

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August 17, 2014

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

“A Heartbeat From Heaven”

John 14:15-17

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: “NEW” Men’s Bible Study (John) at SITP – 7:30 am

– For those who would like, there will be breakfast at Denny’s after the Bible Study.

Thursday: Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Lou and Lorna Hatfield.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be part 2 on the video, Heaven is for Real.

 

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August 10, 2014

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

“If You Love Me”

Matthew 14:22-33

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews. CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: “NEW” Men’s Bible Study (John) at SITP – 7:30 am

– For those who would like, there will be breakfast at Denny’s after the Bible Study.

Thursday: Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by George and Beverly Grabe in thanksgiving for Bev’s birthday.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be a video on Heaven is for Real.

“NEW” Men’s Bible Study (John) at SITP at 7:30 am. For those who would like, breakfast at Denny’s will follow. The Bible Study will be about 45 minutes.

 

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August 3, 2014

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

“A Perfect Picture”

1 Corinthians 13:11-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Joan Horne.

THANK YOU Carolyn & Gerry Parsons for donating the TV for the Sunday School room.

 

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July 27, 2014

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

“Priceless”

Matthew 13:44-52

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

PASTOR WILL BE OFF Wed. and Thurs. There will be no Bible Study on either day.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor & Cyndi in Thanksgiving for the many Blessings their family has received.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY as Pastor will be leaving soon after the Service.

 

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July 20, 2014

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

“Harvest of Truth”

Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Ann Bielby.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be a continuation of the History of Rome.

THE VBS PROGRAM this past Thursday was a huge success. The theme was the Holy Land with multiple art projects and fun activities, ending with Pizza for dinner and Bowling. A Big Thank You to ALL who participated and contributed.

 

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July 13, 2014

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

“Suffering with Christ”

Romans 8:12-17

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: VBS 1-5 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Raejean Danielson.

VOTER’S MEETING today after fellowship.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to Voter’s Meeting.

There will be a BAPTISM TODAY at 1:00 pm.

ON THURSDAY JULY 17th from 1-5 pm, we will be having a SPECIAL VBS PROGRAM for our children and their friends. Dinner and games will follow. Dinner for adults will be $5.00.

The VBS program is only open to the children that have been placed on our list due to the necessity of purchasing supplies and food. Adults need to register the morning of the 17th if they will be coming for dinner after VBS so we know how much pizza to order.

 

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July 6, 2014

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

“Rest”

Matthew 11:25-30

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 pm

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9:00 am / Baptism at 1:00 pm

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Russ and Sharon Teeter in Celebration of their 37th Wedding Anniversary.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly potluck.

ON THURSDAY JULY 17th from 1-5 pm, we will be having a SPECIAL VBS PROGRAM for our children and their friends. Dinner and games will follow. There will be a $5.00 donation asked for dinner for parents and adults. If you would like to donate to this wonderful program it would be appreciated (please contact Bev). If you would like to volunteer to assist please contact Janice.

The VBS program is only open to the children that have been placed on our list due to the necessity of purchasing supplies and food. July 13th is the absolute deadline to let us know.

VOTER’S MEETING next Sunday.

 

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June 29, 2014

Third Sunday after Pentecost

“God So Loved The World”

Matthew 10:34-42

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders  – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday:   Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday:  Bible Study at the BVC Hospital – 3:00 pm

Friday:     Happy 4th of July

Saturday:  Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday:    Worship Service – 9 am  /   Monthly Potluck

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be a DVD on the history of the Roman Empire.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

ON THURSDAY JULY 17th from 1-5 pm, we will be having a SPECIAL VBS PROGRAM for our children and their friends. Dinner and games will follow.  There will be a $5.00 donation asked for dinner for parents and adults.  If you would like to donate to this wonderful program it would be appreciated (please contact Bev).  If you would like to volunteer to assist please contact Pastor or Janice.

 

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June 22, 2014

Second Sunday after Pentecost

“Grace”

Jeremiah 20:7-13

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leader – Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Pastor Off

Thursday: No Bible Study at the Hospital

Friday: Commital Service for Roger Ronk – Riverside National Cemetary – 10:45 am*

Saturday: No Christian Shabbat Service

Memorial Service for Roger Ronk – 11:00 am – reception to follow*

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

* for details on the Commital Service and the Memorial Service, please see the calendar and click on the titles.

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in Celebration of their 34th Anniversary

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be a continuation of Bill Cosby’s DVD on marriage.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

ON THURSDAY JULY 17th from 1-5 pm, we will be having a SPECIAL VBS PROGRAM for our children and their friends. Dinner and games will follow. There will be a $5.00 donation asked for dinner for parents and adults. If you would like to donate to this wonderful program it would be appreciated. If you would like to volunteer to assist please contact Pastor or Janice.

 

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June 16, 2014

Trinity Sunday

“Be Happy”

Matthew 28:16-20

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at Bear Valley Community Hospital – 3:00 pm

Council Meeting – 4:30 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

 

HAPPY FATHERS’ DAY to all our Dads.

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to Fathers’ Day.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

Council Meeting – Thursday, June 19 – 4:30 pm

 

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June 8, 2014

Pentecost

“The End Zone”

Acts 2:1-21

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Karen Gaines

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Sunday: Worship Service – Pentecost Sunday – 9 am

 

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God for Mark and Karen Gaines in Celebration of William’s Birthday

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be a Bible Study on the Holy Spirit.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

PASTOR WILL BE OFF on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Council Meeting – Thursday, June 19 – 4:30 pm

 

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June 1, 2014

Seventh Sunday of Easter

“Sent”

John 17:1-11

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – Pentecost Sunday – 9 am

 

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God for the care He has given for our people.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly potluck. Next Sunday, the DVD on marriage by Bill Cosby will resume.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

Council Meeting – Thursday, June 19 – 4:30 pm

 

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May 25, 2014

Sixth Sunday of Easter

“Living in Hope”

John 14:15-21

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Communion Service – 12:00 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

 

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God by George and Bev in Celebration of their 48th Wedding Anniversary.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the holiday.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

 

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May 18, 2014

Fifth Sunday of Easter

“More”

John 14:1-14

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Pastor Off

Saturday: Pastor Off

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

 

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in Celebration of Family May Birthdays.

BIBLE STUDY after fellowship will be a DVD by Bill Cosby on Marriage.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

 

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May 11, 2014

Fourth Sunday of Easter

“A Ticket To Ride”

John 10:1-10

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Lord’s Supper – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

 

HAPPY MOTHERS’ DAY to ALL of our wonderful Mothers.

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God by Basil and Virginia Turner in Celebration of Basil’s Birthday.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to Mothers’ Day.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

 

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May 4, 2014

Third Sunday of Easter

“Sadly Faithful”

Luke 24:13-35

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Lord’s Supper – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Saturday: Elder’s Meeting – 11:30 am

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am

 

FLOWERS on the Altar are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese in Celebration of their Anniversary.

THANKS TO ALL who helped out with Phil’s Memorial Service.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly potluck.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

 

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April 27, 2014

Second Sunday of  Easter

“My Lord and my God!”

John 20:19-31

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Biblical Hebrew – 1:00 pm

Thursday: Bible Study at the Hospital – 3 pm

Friday: Lord’s Supper – 12 noon

Saturday: Christian Shabbat Service – 10 am

Saturday: Phil Joplin’s Memorial Service – 1 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – 9 am / Monthly Potluck

 

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

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April 20, 2014

EASTER SUNDAY

“I Am The Resurrection”

Matthew 28:1-10

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Elder – William Gaines

“In Excelsis, Amen” (John Neale) – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Friday: Good Friday Service – 7 pm

Saturday: Elder’s Workshop – 10 am

 

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

 

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April 13, 2014

“Great Expectations”

Luke 19:32-42

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Elders – Brian Edmundson & Gerry Parsons

Old Testament – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Maundy Thursday, Lord’s Supper – 7 pm

Friday: Good Friday Service – 7 pm

Sunday: Easter Service – 9:00 am

 

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Roger and Donna LaVoire in Celebration of their 41st Wedding Anniversary.

There will be an Easter Egg hunt right after the service for the children who are here.

VBS Meeting April 21st is cancelled.

 

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April 6, 2014

“Choosing Life”

John 11:17-27 (28-37) 38-53

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Sermon – Elder William Gaines

Elders – William Gaines & Basil Turner

Old Testament – Brian Edmundson

Epistle – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Wilma’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Sunday: April 13 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Mark and Karen Gaines.

In order to have the Yard Sale this year we need a number of people to commit to leadership roles and hard work. If you are willing to commit, please let one of the Elders know.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

April 13 – Palm Sunday

April 17 – Maundy Thursday

April 18 – Good Friday

April 20 – Easter Sunday

 

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March 30, 2014

“Seeing by Faith”

John 9:1-39

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Old Testament – Bev Grabe

Epistle – William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Sunday: March 30 – Worship Service – 9:00 am – Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

BIBLE STUDY today after Fellowship will be a DVD.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Mark and Karen Gaines.

In order to have the Yard Sale this year we need a number of people to commit to leadership roles and hard work. If you are willing to commit, please let one of the Elders know.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

April 13 – Palm Sunday

April 17 – Maundy Thursday

April 18 – Good Friday

April 20 – Easter Sunday

 

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March 23, 2014

“The Samaritan Woman”

John 4:5-42

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Old Testament – Bev Grabe

Epistle – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: March 30 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi Smith in honor of Kaleb’s birthday.

In order to have the Yard Sale this year we need a number of people to commit to leadership roles and hard work. If you are willing to commit, please let one of the Elders know.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

April 13 – Palm Sunday

April 17 – Maundy Thursday

April 18 – Good Friday

April 20 – Easter Sunday

 

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March 16, 2014

“The Faith of Abraham”

Genesis 12:1-9

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Pastor Gene Smith – Liturgy

Pastor Albrecht – Preaching

Elder – Basil Turner

Old Testament – Mike Button

Epistle – Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: March 16 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship on Heaven (Revelation) by Pastor Albrecht.

In order to have the Yard Sale this year we need a number of people to commit to leadership roles and hard work. If you are willing to commit, please let one of the Elders know.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

April 13 – Palm Sunday

April 17 – Maundy Thursday

April 18 – Good Friday

April 20 – Easter Sunday

 

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March 9, 2014

“It’s A Matter of Faith”

Matthew 5:1-11

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Brian Edmundson and Gerry Parsons

Old Testament Reader – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle Reader – Brian Edmundson

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at ??? – 11:00 am – Location to be announced.

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: March 16 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by George and Bev Grabe in honor of Family March Birthdays.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship (DVD).

 

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March 2, 2014

“Looking for Jesus”

Matthew 17:1-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Old Testament Reader – William Gaines

Epistle Reader – William Gaines

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at the Church – 11:00 am – Denny’s is currently being remodeled.

Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Service – 6:30 pm – We will be adding special prayers for healing and blessings at this service.

Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Soup Supper – 7:00 pm

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: March 9 – Worship Service – 9:00 am – DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Robert and Wilma Anderson in Celebration of Robert’s Birthday.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

March 5th – Ash Wednesday Service – 6:30 PM / Soup Supper – 7:00 PM

March 28-30 – Trinity Lutheran Church / SITP Women’s Retreat – Palm Desert. For information see Pastor or Bev.

 

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February 23, 2014

“Us and Them”

Matthew 5:38-48

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Old Testament Reader – Bev Grabe

Epistle Reader – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Saturday: March 1st – Youth Retreat – No Shabbat Service

Sunday: March 2 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

Sunday: March 2 – Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Joan Horn.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be continuing the DVD on Genesis.

LAST WEEK we had a wonderful Fellowship Meeting. Please see Bev, Carolyn or Raejean for details.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

March 1st – Youth Retreat – No Shabbat Service that day.

March 5th – Ash Wednesday Service – 6:30 PM / Soup Supper – 7:00 PM

March 28-30 – Trinity Lutheran Church / SITP Women’s Retreat – Palm Desert. For information see Pastor or Bev.

 

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February 16, 2014

“A Father’s Love”

Matthew 5:21-37

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Basil Turner

Old Testament Reader – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle Reader – Basil Turner

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Saturday: February 22 – Pastor Off

Sunday: February 9 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Ann Beilby.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to a Fellowship Meeting.

VOTER MEETING RESULTS

1. We are accepting an invitation from Trinity Lutheran Church Simi Valley to be a sister church.

2. After Easter, the Shabbat Service will be held in the Fellowship Hall every Saturday (10 am).

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

March 1st – Youth Retreat – No Shabbat Service that day.

March 5th – Ash Wednesday Service – 6:30 PM / Soup Supper – 7:00 PM

March 28-30 – Trinity Lutheran Church / SITP Women’s Retreat – Palm Desert. For information see Pastor or Bev.

 

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February 9, 2014

“Him Crucified”

1 Corinthians 2:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Old Testament Reader – Mike Button

Epistle Reader – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley & Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: February 9 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in Celebration of Jacob’s Birthday on February 11th.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Voter’s Meeting after the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

There will be no Bible Study on Wednesday at Denny’s. Pastor will be off.

Pastor will be in the office Saturday AM only.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

March 1st – Youth Retreat – No Shabbat Service that day.

March 5th – Ash Wednesday Service – 6:30 PM / Soup Supper – 7:00 PM

 

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February 2, 2014

“What About Me?”

1 Samuel 1:21-28

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Old Testament Reader – Basil Turner

Worship Leader – Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Sunday: February 9 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Basil and Virginia in celebration of Virginia’s Birthday.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

Upcoming events: Voter’s Meeting February 9th.

 

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January 26, 2014

“A Fisherman’s Story”

Matthew 4:12-25

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe and Basil Turner

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Thursday: Council Meeting – 4:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Saturday: Shabbat Service – 10:00 am

Sunday: February 2 – Worship Service – 9:00 am – Monthly Potluck following the Service

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Ann Beilby.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be a DVD on Genesis.

Upcoming events: Voter’s Meeting February 9th.

Your 2014 Envelopes are in the Narthex. Please pick them up after the service and note that some of the numbers have been changed.

Please pick up your tax letters from Bev.

Something new and wonderful is happening at SITP. We are expanding our prayer ministry. The Elders will be contacting you and praying for your needs and celebrating your Thanksgiving before God on a daily basis. We are growing in prayer and in our caring for each other.

 

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January 19, 2014

“Look, The Lamb of God”

John 1:29-42

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Pastor Gene Smith – Liturgy

Pastor Ardon Albrecht – Preaching

Elders – Basil Turner and Pastor Albrecht

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley and Bev Grabe

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD IN THE PINES:

Tuesday: Women’s Bible Study at Carolyn’s – 11:00 am

Wednesday: Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Thursday: Bear Valley Community Hospital Bible Study – 3:00 pm

Friday: Communion Service at Noon

Saturday: Pastor down the Hill

Sunday: January 26 – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in Celebration of Jaxson’s 1st birthday on Jan. 21st.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be led by Pastor Albrecht.

There are multiple empty spaces on the flower chart. Please consider signing up for that special family celebration.

Your 2014 Envelopes are in the Narthex. Please pick them up after the service and note that some of the numbers have been changed.

Something new and wonderful is happening at SITP. We are expanding our prayer ministry. The Elders will be contacting you and praying for your needs and celebrating your Thanksgiving before God on a daily basis. We are growing in prayer and in our caring for each other.

 

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January 12, 2014

Sorry, there is no bulletin posted for this week as I was out of town on vacation.

–  Brian, SITPbigbear.org Webmaster

 

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January 5, 2014

“God’s Songs of Life”

Luke 2:40-52

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and William Gaines

Worship Leaders – Diane Costley and Bev Grabe

Old Testament Reading – William Gaines

Epistle Reading – Brian Edmundson

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WELCOME – To our Guests and Friends, We hope that God will grant you peace while you are in prayer and praise to our Lord Jesus Christ with us. May this Church be your second, if not your first, spiritual home. May all those that you love be blessed as we are blessed with your presence and fellowship. When it is time for you to leave, we ask the good Lord to give you safe travel. We are grateful that our Lord has given us the privilege of spending this time with you.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

 

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL prior to the reading of the Old Testament through the sermon.

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to our Monthly Potluck. A special THANKS to all the women who contributed.

THE 2014 FLOWER CHART IS UP!! There are multiple empty spaces on the flower chart. Please consider signing up for that special family celebration.

Your 2014 Envelopes are in the Narthex. Please pick them up after the service and note that some of the numbers have been changed.

UPCOMING EVENTS

1/18/14 – Elder’s Meeting – 12 pm

Pastor Gene and Cyndi, the Council, and the Board of Elders would like to extend to all of you and those you love a Blessed New Year.
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