Church Bulletin/News – 2015

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December 27, 2015

“The Old and The New”

Luke 2:22-40

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Pastor Gene Smith

Worship Leader – Diane Costley

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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 after the Children’s Message.

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There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Pastor will be off December 31 – January 2

Pastor will be at Hemet on the 3rd of January

 

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December 20, 2015

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

“A Wedding Ceremony”

Revelation 19:6-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God and the coming of the Christ Child by Basil and Virginia Turner.

Our great new Children’s Choir, the CHORDILIERS, will perform at the Christmas Eve Candlelight Service.

 

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 7:00 pm
  2. Christmas Day – 10:00 am

 

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December 13, 2015

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT

“Witness!”

Isaiah 44:6-8

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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

 

BROC WILL BE LEADING A BIBLE STUDY on Colossians after Fellowship, also at the time of our Bible Study we will be offering arts and crafts for our children.

BIBLE STUDY on Thursday this week will be at the CHURCH instead of at Denny’s.

PASTOR WILL BE OFF this Friday and Saturday.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 7:00 pm
  2. Christmas Day – 10:00 am

 

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December 6, 2015

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT

“Prepare!”

Luke 3:1-6

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God and the coming of the Christ Child by Joan Horne.

 

BIBLE STUDY on Thursday this week will be at the CHURCH instead of at Denny’s.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

WEDNESDAY – December 9th – Advent Service and Soup Supper – 6:00 pm

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 7:00 pm
  2. Christmas Day – 10:00 am

 

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November 29, 2015

FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

“Watch!”

Psalm 119:145-152

Matthew 16:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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

Through Nov. 29th we are asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used towards the children’s Christmas Stockings. See Cyndi for the tickets.

NO BIBLE STUDY this Sunday after fellowship.

NO BIBLE STUDY AT DENNY’s on Thursday this week.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

SATURDAY – December 5th -Yearly Christmas Party – 6:00 pm

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

– Monthly Fellowship Potluck

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Christmas Eve Service – 7:00 pm
  2. Christmas Day – 10 am

 

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November 22, 2015

“Stay Awake!”

Mark 13:24-37

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Pastor Gene Smith

Pastor Gene at Hemet today

Sermon – Brian Edmundson

Elder – William Gaines

Reader – Basil Turner

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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

Continuing through Nov. 29th we are asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used towards the children’s Christmas Stockings. See Donna for the tickets.

BROC WILL BE LEADING BIBLE STUDY on Colossians after fellowship, also at the time of our Bible Study we will be offering arts and crafts for our children.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Thanksgiving Service – 10:00 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. November 26th – Thanksgiving Service – 10:00 am
  2. December 5th – Yearly Christmas Party

 

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November 18th email update from Broc Seaman:

  1. This Friday’s Wisdom’s House Study has been moved to the home of Shannon and Cory Seaman, located at 913 E. Angeles, Big Bear City at 7:00 pm. All are welcome and please don’t feel obligated to bring anything (though you are welcome to bring a small snack if you would like).
  2. For those interested in doing further study at home for our study of Paul’s Epistle to the Church in Colossae, here is a list of names found in the book:
• Epaphras
• Onesimus
• Mark the cousin of Barnabas
• Luke the Physician
• The Church in Laodicea
• Tychicus
• Demas
• Nympha
• Archippus
• Jesus named Justus
Bev, Carolyn, Roger and Shannon said that they would like to participate in doing this extra study. For now, let me just assign four names for our four volunteers:
Bev: Nympha and the Church in her House (Col 4:15)
Carolyn: Ephaphras
Roger: Mark the Cousin of Barnabas
Shannon: Onesimus

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November 15, 2015

“Only A Little Saved”

Hebrews 10:11-25

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by the Gaines family in thanksgiving for the children of our church.

Continuing through Nov. 29th we are asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used towards the children’s Christmas Stockings.

BROC WILL BE LEADING BIBLE STUDY on Colossians after fellowship, also at the time of our Bible Study we will be offering arts and crafts for our children.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

FRIDAY – WISDOM’S HOUSE – Nov. 20th at Bob and Janice Calabrese’s home at 7:00 pm. This month’s topic is on Hospitality.

SATURDAY – Elder’s Meeting – 1:00 pm

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. November 26th – Thanksgiving Service – 10:00 am
  2. December 5th – Yearly Christmas Party

 

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November 8, 2015

“Pride and Arrogance”

Matthew 5:38-44

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Basil Turner and Roger LaVoire

Reader – Cyndi Smith

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Tom and Diane Costley in celebration of their wedding anniversary.

Our exciting new children’s Sunday school program is starting today.

Continuing through Nov. 22nd we are asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used towards the children’s Christmas Stockings.

BROC WILL BE LEADING BIBLE STUDY after fellowship, also at the time of our Bible Study we will be offering arts and crafts for our children.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. WISDOM’S HOUSE will be on Friday, Nov. 20th at Bob and Janice Calabrese’s home at 7:00 pm. This month’s topic is on Hospitality.
  2. November 21st – ELDER’S MEETING – 10:00 am
  3. December 5th – Yearly Christmas Party

 

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November 1, 2015

“What Is The Kingdom of God?”

Matthew 5:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message.

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

November 8th we have an exciting new children’s Sunday school program starting.

Starting today and finishing on Nov. 22nd we are asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used towards the children’s Christmas Stockings.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

SATURDAY – Sunday School Meeting – 8:30 am

– Council Meeting – 10:00 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. WISDOM’S HOUSE will be on Friday, Nov. 20th at Bob and Janice Calabrese’s home at 7:00 pm. This month’s topic is on Hospitality.
  2. December 5th – Yearly Christmas Party

 

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October 25, 2015

REFORMATION SUNDAY

“Christ Has Called All of Us”

Romans 3:19-28

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the sharing of the peace.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Gerry and Carolyn Parsons.

A SPECIAL THANKS TO DIANE COSTLEY for all of her hard work for the Children’s Choir.

A HUGE THANKS to all of you who donated money for the new lights in our Fellowship Hall and also THANK YOU to Shannon, Alec and Broc for installing them.

Starting Nov. 1 and finishing on Nov. 22nd we will be asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used for the Christmas Baskets for the children.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

WISDOM’S HOUSE will be on Friday, Nov. 20th at Bob and Janice Calabrese’s home at 7:00 pm.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Reformation Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service and Communion – 9:00 am

– Monthly Fellowship Potluck

 

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October 18, 2015

“The Good News is Always The Good News”

Hebrews 13:8

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Broc Seaman

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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

After the Voter’s Meeting we need help picking up all the tables and chairs for the carpet cleaners.

There is a sign up sheet for food for Reformation Sunday in the back of the Narthex.

Starting Nov. 1 and finishing on Nov. 22nd we will be asking for a set donation for a Quillow which is a pillow/quilt all-in-one and an Afghan. The proceeds will be used for the Christmas Baskets for the children.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

MONDAY and Tuesday – Carpet Cleaning at Church

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SATURDAY – Set up by Fellowship – 10 am

SUNDAY – Reformation Sunday Worship Service – 9:00 am

– Luncheon to Follow

 

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October 11, 2015

“Living Grace by Faith”

Mark 10:17-22

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Pastor Gene Smith

Preaching – William Gaines

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Diane Mitchell

Worship Leaders – Basil Turner, 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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Oct. 24th – 10 am – set up by Fellowship for Reformation Sunday
  2. Oct. 25th – Reformation Sunday

There is a sign up sheet for food for Reformation Sunday in the back of the Narthex.

There is a SUNDAY SCHOOL BASKET in the Narthex with a WISH LIST for Sunday School supplies.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

FRIDAY – Wisdom’s House – 7 pm at Pastor and Cyndi’s House

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

– Voter’s Meeting after Fellowship

– After the Voter’s Meeting we need help picking up all the furniture for the cleaning of the rugs.

 

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October 4, 2015

“The Joy In Hope”

Mark 10:2-16

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Diane Mitchell

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Midge in memory of her son.

Today after fellowship we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Oct. 16th – 7 pm – Wisdom’s House – This month’s topic will be on the Giants of the Bible. It will be at Pastor and Cyndi’s house.
  2. Oct. 18th – Voter’s Meeting after fellowship.
  3. Oct. 24th – 10 am – set up by Fellowship for Reformation Sunday
  4. Oct. 25th – Reformation Sunday

There is a sign up sheet for food for Reformation Sunday in the back of the Narthex.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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September 27, 2015

“All In His Name”

Mark 9:38-50

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Jerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Bev Grabe.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Oct. 3rd – Council Meeting at 10 am
  2. Oct. 4th we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church. More information to come.
  3. Oct. 16th – 7 pm – Wisdom’s House – This month’s topic will be on the Giants of the Bible. It will be at Pastor and Cyndi’s house.
  4. Oct. 18th – Voter’s Meeting after fellowship.
  5. Oct. 24th – 10 am – set up by Fellowship for Reformation Sunday
  6. Oct. 25th – Reformation Sunday

There is a sign up sheet for food for Reformation Sunday in the back of the Narthex.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

– Monthly Fellowship Potluck – 10:30 am

– Grief Counselor Presentation

 

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September 20, 2015

“Who’s The Greatest”

Mark 9:30-37

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Cyndi Smith

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.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pastor and Cyndi in celebration of Family September Birthdays.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Oct. 3rd – Council Meeting at 10 am
  2. Oct. 4th we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church. More information to come.
  3. Oct. 16th – 7 pm – Wisdom’s House – This month’s topic will be on the Giants of the Bible. It will be at Pastor and Cyndi’s house.
  4. Oct. 18th – Voter’s Meeting.
  5. Oct. 24th – 10 am – set up by Fellowship for Reformation Sunday
  6. Oct. 25th – Reformation Sunday

Fellowship Meeting on Oct. 3rd and cleaning the church has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

FRIDAY – Pastor will be on vacation

SATURDAY – Funeral down the hill

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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September 13, 2015

“A Perfect Faith”

Mark 9:14-29

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Sharon Teeter

Worship Leader – Diane Costley

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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 after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Basil & Virginia in celebration of Family September Birthdays.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Wisdom’s House – Our next topic will be on the Giants of the Bible. The date will be in next week’s bulletin.
  2. Oct. 3rd. Council Meeting at 8 am
  3. Oct. 3rd. Fellowship Meeting at 10 am, followed by women cleaning the church.
  4. Oct. 4th we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church. More information to come.
  5. Oct. 18th – Voter’s Meeting.
  6. Oct. 24th – set up by Fellowship for Reformation Sunday – 10 am
  7. Oct. 25th – Reformation Sunday

 

All of our guests are welcome to stay for Fellowship after the service.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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September 6, 2015

“The Glory of the Cross”

Mark 7:31-37

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Reader – Mark 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 after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Monthly Fellowship Potluck.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Wisdom’s House – is where we will get together, starting Friday, Sept. 11th at 7 pm for cheese, fruit and a discussion on a topic from the Bible. Our topic for September will be on what the Bible says about Angels. We be meeting once a month starting at Bev’s. Any questions, speak to Pastor or Bev.
  2. On Oct. 4th we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church. More information to come.

 

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

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

FRIDAY – Wisdom’s House – 7 pm at Bev’s

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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August 30, 2015

“Grace”

Mark 7:14-23

Titus 2:11-14

2 Corinthians 12:9

Ephesians 2:8-9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Cyndi Smith

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 after the Children’s Message through the sermon.

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THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  1. Wisdom’s House – is where we will get together, starting Friday, Sept. 11th at 7 pm for cheese, fruit and a discussion on a topic from the Bible. Our topic for September will be on what the Bible says about Angels. We be meeting once a month starting at Bev’s. Any questions, speak to Pastor or Bev.
  2. On Oct. 4th we will have a presentation on how to become a grief counselor at our Church. More information to come.

 

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

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org).

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SATURDAY – Church Yard Cleanup – starting at 8 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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August 23, 2015

“It’s Tradition!”

Mark 7:1-13

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Pastor Gene Smith

Preaching – Brian Edmundson

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Mike Button

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 after the children’s message through the sermon.

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THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Bible Study at Denny’s – Thurs. – 11 am

Elder’s Meeting – Sat. August 29 – 10 am

Fellowship Meeting – Sat. August 29 – 12 noon

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR were given to the Glory of God by Lorna Hatfield.

ALL WOMEN ARE INVITED to attend the Fellowship meeting on August 29th. Any questions – see Donna LaVoire.

THANK YOU for all who volunteered to help with the yard work on Sept. 5th. Any questions – see Roger LaVoire.

There are open spots on the flower chart. Please consider signing up.

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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August 16, 2015

“One Mark of the True Church”

Ephesians 5:6-21

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Reader – Broc Seaman

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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Voter’s Meeting right after Fellowship.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Council Meeting – Sat. August 22 – 10 am

Elder’s Meeting – Sat. August 29 – 10 am

Fellowship Meeting – Sat. August 29 – 12 noon

LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS FOR NEEDED YARD WORK on the church property on September 5th (starting at 8:00 am). Please see Pastor if interested.

Diane Costley is forming a children’s choir for our Reformation Service in October. Please give her all of our support.

There are open spots on the flower chart. Please consider signing up.

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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August 9, 2015

“How Do We Look Unto Christ?”

John 6:35-51

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Reader – Mark 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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are given to the Glory of God by Barbara Jo Carter in Celebration of Bev’s Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY is on How To Study The Bible.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Voter’s Meeting – August 16th – subject: use of the Yard Sale money

Council Meeting – Sat. August 22 – 10 am

Elder’s Meeting – Sat. August 29 – 10 am

 

Diane Costley is forming a children’s choir for our Reformation Service in October. Please give her all of our support.

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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August 2, 2015

“I Shall Not Want”

John 6:22-35

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Brian Edmundson & Gerry Parsons

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Fellowship Potluck.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Voter’s Meeting – August 16th – subject: use of the Yard Sale money

 

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAY – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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July 26, 2015

“How To Take Heart”

Mark 6:45-56

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Brian Edmundson & Gerry Parsons

Reader – Bev 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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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FLOWERS – we had no one sign up for flowers this week.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Voter’s Meeting – August 16th – subject: use of the Yard Sale money

Pastor will be on vacation this Thursday and Friday. He will be in the office on Saturday.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

THURSDAYNO Bible Study at Denny’s this week

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

– Monthly Fellowship Potluck – 10:30 am

 

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July 19, 2015

“God Is Enough”

Mark 6:30-44

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Pastor Gene Smith

Preaching Today: Elder William Gaines

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Diane Mitchell

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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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Voter’s Meeting – date to be announced

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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July 12, 2015

“God, the only Savior”

Mark 6:14-29

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by William in Celebration of his mother – Karen’s Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after Fellowship will be a continuation of our Gospel text.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events. You can also sign up at the church website (SITPbigbear.org) for text messages.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

SATURDAY – Council Meeting – 10 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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July 5, 2015

“Roses and Thorns”

2 Corinthians 12:1-10

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – Diane Mitchell

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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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of God by Sarah and Constance Button in thanksgiving for the gift of this wonderful country!

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Monthly Potluck.

THERE IS A SIGNUP SHEET in the Narthex for those who wish to receive text messages (or emails if you prefer) on a weekly basis to keep you up to date on Church Events.

WOMEN’S TUESDAY BIBLE STUDY will be held on an occasional basis until September. Contact Carolyn for more information.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

SATURDAY – Elder’s Meeting – 10 am

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

GOD BLESS AMERICA!

 

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June 28, 2015

“A Personal Relationship With God”

Mark 5:21-43

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Mike Button

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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 during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of God by Russell and Sharon Teeter in Celebration of their 38th Anniversary.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be on Bible Study – continuing a series on different ways to study the Bible.

SPECIAL VOTERS’S MEETING today, June 28th – Affirmation Of Constitutional Amendment, placing Fellowship back on the Church Council.

Church Office will be closed July 4th.

We have Happy Birthday Donuts today to celebrate all those who have June birthdays.

Church Event Messaging: We are beginning to put into place a process by which we can communicate the events of the church on a weekly basis using cell-phone text messages, or for those who prefer, emails. There will be a sign-up sheet in the narthex for all who wish to participate.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

SUNDAY – Worship Service – 9:00 am

SUNDAY – 1st Sunday of the Month – Monthly Fellowship Pot Luck

 

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June 21, 2015

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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June 14, 2015

“A Spoonful of Sugar”

Mark 4:26-34

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Brian Edmundson and Gerry Parsons

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Diane Costley

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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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Before church, talk to God, during church let God talk to you, after church talk to each other.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of God by Pat Hughes in Memory of Roger Ronk.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be on Bible Study – starting a series on different ways to study the Bible.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Sunday, June 21st – General Voter’s Meeting – after Fellowship

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

Sunday (today) – Placing In Office of Church Council

THURSDAY (note: new day) – Bible Study at Denny’s – 11:00 am

Sunday, June 21st – Worship Service – 9:00 am

 

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June 7, 2015

“The Unforgiven”

Mark 3:20-35

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

Reader – Karen Gaines

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Diane Costley

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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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Before church, talk to God, during church let God talk to you, after church talk to each other.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of God by Beverly Grabe.

WE WILL NOT BE HAVING BIBLE STUDY after the service today due to the monthly Fellowship Potluck.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Council/Elder’s Meeting – Sat. June 13th – 10 am

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

 

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May 31, 2015

“Day or Night, You Can Come to Jesus”

John 3:1-17

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Brian Edmundson

Reader – Mike Button

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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Before church, talk to God, during church let God talk to you, after church talk to each other.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of God by George and Bev in honor of their 49th Anniversary.

WE WILL BE HAVING BIBLE STUDY after Fellowship. It will be on Sacrament and promise.

THURSDAY’S HEBREW CLASS will be rescheduled.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Council/Elder’s Meeting – Sat. June 20th – 10 am

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

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

 

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May 24, 2015

PENTECOST

“Same Old Message, New Everything”

John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Reader – Carolyn Parsons

Worship Leaders – Bev Grabe & Diane Costley

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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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Before church, talk to God, during church let God talk to you, after church talk to each other.

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Be sure to sign the red book in the pews.

CHILDREN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL during the the reading of the scriptures through the sermon.

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THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of our Lord Jesus Christ by Elvis and Diana Michell.

A HUGE THANK YOU TO PAT and all those who worked on the Yard Sale.

There will be no Bible Study today.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

Tuesday – Women’s Bible Study – Carolyn’s House – 10 am

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

Thursday – Hebrew at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

 

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May 17, 2015

Seventh Sunday of Easter

“Now What?”

John 17: 11b-19

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Pastor Gene Smith

SPEAKER/SERMON – William Gaines

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Mike Button

Service Leaders – Bev Grabe & Diane Costley

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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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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 during the sermon. They go into the Sunday School room when the Gospel is being read.

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PASTOR AND CYNDI are on vacation this week. They will be back on May 22. If you have a need this week, you should contact an Elder.

WILLIAM GAINES will be doing the sermon today in Pastor’s absence. William is such an inspiration to all of us.

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given for the Glory of our Lord Jesus Christ by Pastor and Cyndi Smith for Pastor’s birthday.

There will be no Bible Study today.

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This Week at Shepherd In The Pines:

Monday thru Thursday – set up for our Yard Sale. Talk to Patty Hughes about the times she will be at church working. WE NEED MANY, MANY VOLUNTEERS.

May 22 and 23 – The Yard Sale

If you need anything picked up that is too large for you to transport, contact Roger LaVoire or Basil Turner. All other items can be brought in any time this week when Patty is at the church.

Tuesday – Women’s Bible Study – Carolyn’s House – 10 am

 

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May 10, 2015

Sixth Sunday of Easter

HAPPY MOTHERS’ DAY

“All We Need Is Love”

John 15:9-17

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Bev Grabe

Worship Leaders – Diane & Bev

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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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Before church talk to God, during church let God talk to you, after church talk to each other.

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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:

Pastor on Vacation – May 12-22

While Pastor is out of town, notify Bev for any concerns that may arise. William will be doing the Sunday Service on May 17th during Pastor’s absence.

 

Flowers on the altar are given to the Glory of God by Basil and Virginia in Celebration of Basil’s Birthday.

There will be no Bible Study today due to Mothers’ Day.

UPCOMING EVENT: Yearly Yard Sale – May 22nd & 23rd. Please see Pat for opportunities to volunteer and specific details.

 

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May 3, 2015

Fifth Sunday of Easter

“Miracle Grow”

John 15:1-8

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Reader – 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: Hebrew at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Saturday: Council/Elder’s Meeting – 10 am

 

Flowers on the altar are given to the Glory of God by Roger & Donna, Russ & Sharon Teeter in Thanksgiving for healing.

There will be no Bible Study today due to the monthly potluck.

George Grabe would welcome the opportunity for visitors. The address is 46838 Skyview Drive in Lake Williams.

UPCOMING EVENT: Yearly Yard Sale – May 22nd & 23rd. Please see Pat for opportunities to volunteer and specific details.

 

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April 27, 2015

Fourth Sunday of Easter

“Sheep on our Highways”

John 10:11-18

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

Reader – Robert Calabrese

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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: Pastor down the hill

 

Flowers on the altar are given to the Glory of God by Barbara Carter in Celebration of her grandchildren’s birthdays.

After Fellowship, there will be a meeting run by Pat to discuss this year’s yard sale.

George Grabe would welcome the opportunity for visitors. The address is 46838 Skyview Drive in Lake Williams.

There will be a Council and Elder’s Meeting at 10 am on Saturday, May 9th.

 

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April 19, 2015

Third Sunday of Easter

“Living Without Sin?”

1 John 3:1-7

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Old Testament Reader – Carolyn Parsons

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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: Hebrew at Bev’s House – 4:00 pm

Saturday: Memorial Service – down the hill

 

Flowers on the altar are given to the Glory of God by Bonnie Joplin in remembrance of Phil.

We will be having Bible Study after Fellowship on “Catechism – Saint or Sinner.”

Pat will be in charge of our yard sale this year. She will be holding a meeting after fellowship next Sunday the 26th to discuss all opportunities to participate in the sale in supporting our church.

Pastor and Cyndi would like to thank everyone for your prayers and support and all the work from Fellowship for the brunch and to those who participated in the Memorial Service for Maxine.

There will be and Elders/Council meeting at 10 am on Saturday, May 9th.

 

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April 12, 2015

Second Sunday of Easter

“Healing Wounds”

John 20:19-31

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Old Testament Reader – 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: Hebrew at Bev’s House – 4:00 pm

 

Flowers – are given to the Glory of God by George and Beverly Grabe for April birthdays – Emma Jane and Barbara.

We will be having Bible Study after Fellowship on 1st Corinthians.

 

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April 5, 2015

Easter Sunday

“In The Winner’s Circle”

Mark 16:1-8

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – 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.

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

 

There will be no Bible Study at Denny’s this week.

 

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March 29, 2015

Palm Sunday

“A Life’s Journey”

Luke 19:35-44

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – 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:

Maundy Thursday – April 2nd – 6:30 pm

Good Friday – April 3rd – 6:30 pm

Easter Sunday – April 5th – 9:00 am

 

Flowers on the Altar today are given to the Glory of God by Robert & Janice Calabrese.

After the service we will be having our Palm Sunday Potluck, but no Bible Study.

There will be no Bible Study at Denny’s for the next two weeks.

 

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March 22, 2015

“Coming To Jesus”

Mark 10:35-45

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark 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.

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 (Starting study of the book of Revelation)

Thursday: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – March 8th – 9:00 am – Palm Sunday Potluck

 

We will be having Fellowship after the service but no Bible Study.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Palm Sunday Potluck – March 29th

Maundy Thursday – April 2nd – 6:30 pm

Good Friday – April 3rd – 6:30 pm

Easter Sunday – April 5th – 9:00 am

 

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March 15, 2015

“Let Us Share in the Light of Christ”

John 3:14-21

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Roger LaVoire

1st Reading – Mike Buttons

Epistle Reading – Roger LaVoire

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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: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – March 8th – 9:00 am

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are given to the Glory of God by George & Bev for Family March Birthdays: Jamie, Jenn, Alli and George.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be on the Old Testament Reading: Numbers 21:4-9.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Palm Sunday Potluck – March 29th

Maundy Thursday – April 2nd – 6:30 pm

Good Friday – April 3rd – 6:30 pm

Easter Sunday – April 5th – 9:00 am

 

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March 8, 2015

“Where Is God’s Temple?”

John 2:13-22

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Basil Turner

1st Reading – Cyndi Smith

Epistle Reading – 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 – 11:00 am

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

Thursday: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – March 8th – 9:00 am

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be “Two Temples, One Hope.”

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Palm Sunday Potluck – March 29th

Maundy Thursday – April 2nd – 6:30 pm

Good Friday – April 3rd – 6:30 pm

Easter Sunday – April 5th – 9:00 am

 

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March 1, 2015

“The Power of Shame”

Romans 5:1-11 / Mark 8:27-38

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

1st Reading – Bev Grabe

Epistle Reading – Tim 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 – 11:00 am

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

Thursday: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – March 8th – 9:00 am

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God for all His blessings by Nickie Rul.

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

Please note: SET YOUR CLOCKS AHEAD ONE HOUR next Saturday night for Daylight Saving Time.

Please note that the Emergency Kit in the Narthex has been updated.

 

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February 22, 2015

“Exorcism”

Mark 1:9-15

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Mark Gaines

Epistle Reading – 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.

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: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – March 1st – 9:00 am

Monthly Fellowship Potluck

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Mark & Karen Gaines in Celebration of Natalie’s Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY will be on John 18 and how to read the Bible.

Please note that the Emergency Kit in the Narthex has been updated.

 

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February 15, 2015

“Arc of the Covenant”

2 Kings 2:1-12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – Tim Grabe

Readings – Tim 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

Ash Wednesday Service and Soup Supper – 6:00 pm

Thursday: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – February 1st – 9:00 am

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

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Voter’s Meeting directly following Fellowship. Topic will be election of officers:
Jerry – President
Basil – Vice President
Secretary – Janice
Financial Secretary – Robert
Treasurer – Bev
Trustee – Mark
Elders – Basil, Jerry, William, Tim, Brian and Roger

Everyone is welcomed to run for a position on the Board or Eldership. Please see Jerry.

Please note that we will be having a Soup Supper following the Ash Wednesday Service. If attending, please consider bringing either soup, bread, drinks or dessert. Any questions, please contact Donna.

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February 8, 2015

“Christian IQ”

Proverbs 9

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Pat Hughes

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

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.

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: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – February 1st – 9:00 am – Voter’s Meeting

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

THERE WILL BE NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY

Voter’s meeting after fellowship February 15th. Topic will be election of officers:
Jerry – President
Basil – Vice President
Secretary – Janice
Financial Secretary – Robert
Treasurer – Bev
Trustee is open at the moment
Elders – Basil, Jerry, William, Tim, Brian and Roger

Everyone is welcomed to run for a position on the Board or Eldership. Please see Jerry.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Ash Wednesday – February 18 – 6:30 pm followed by Soup Supper

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February 1, 2015

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 25, 2015

“We Are All Good Disciples”

Jonah 3:1-5, 10

Mark 1:14-20

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elder – William Gaines

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – William Gaines

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.

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: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – February 1st – 9:00 am – Monthly Fellowship Potluck

FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR are given to the Glory of God by Pat Hughes in Celebration of her Birthday.

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after fellowship will be on Jonah.

Voter’s meeting after fellowship February 15th. Topic will be election of officers:
Jerry – President
Basil – Vice President
Secretary – Janice
Financial Secretary – Robert
Treasurer – Bev
Trustee is open at the moment
Elders – Basil, Jerry, William, Tim, Brian

Everyone is welcomed to run for a position on the Board or Eldership. Please see Jerry.

We are glad to announce that Donna LaVoire is head of Fellowship. If you have any questions or concerns please contact her.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Ash Wednesday – February 18 – 6:30 pm followed by Soup Supper

 

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January 18, 2015

“Those Called”

John 1:43-51

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leader – 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.

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: Hebrew Study / Old Testament at Bev’s – 4:00 pm

Sunday: Worship Service – January 18 – 9:00 am – Fellowship and Bible Study

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after fellowship will be on the Gospel Reading.

After Bible Study, Pastor will be going on three Communion calls.

Thanks to all who attended Saturday’s meetings.

THE FLOWER CHART for 2015 is up. Please consider signing up for flowers for those special family occasions.

 

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January 11, 2015

“A Gift from God”

Mark 1:4-11

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leader – 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.

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 – January 18 – 9:00 am – Fellowship and Bible Study

BIBLE STUDY TODAY after fellowship will be on the Old Testament reading, Genesis chapter 1.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Pastor is requesting before the end of this month – meetings for the:

* Board of Elders

* Church Council

* Fellowship

THE NEW FLOWER CHART for 2015 is up. Please consider signing up for flowers for those special family occasions.

 

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January 4, 2015

“Epiphany”

1 Corinthians 13:12

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Pastor Gene Smith

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

1st Reading – Carolyn Parsons

Epistle – Brian Edmundson

Worship Leader – 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.

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 11, 2015 – 9:00 am – Fellowship and Bible Study

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALLIE on your Confirmation!

NO BIBLE STUDY TODAY due to the Fellowship Potluck.

THE NEW FLOWER CHART for 2015 is up. Please consider signing up for flowers for those special family occasions.

THE WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY AT DENNY’S will resume January 14th.

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