FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH THIS WEEK AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
1470 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003
Darrin S. Wright, Pastor TODAY 9:45 AM SUNDAY SCHOOL
(304) 242-7284 10:45 AM PASTOR’S PRAYER PARTNERS
email@example.com 11:00 AM WORSHIP
firstname.lastname@example.org CHURCH PICNIC
1:15-3:00 PM SIENNA POINTE REHAB. VISIT
COMMUNION 6:00 PM DISCIPLINES OF A GODLY MAN
MONDAY 6:30 PM TRUSTEES MEETING
September 12, 2010 www.firstbaptistwheeling.org TUESDAY 5:30 PM FBWM OUTING
WEDNESDAY 7:00 AM MEN'S MINISTRY WEEKLY PRAYER
9:00 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING PRAYER
Prelude Linda Scaggs 5:00 PM SUPPER
6:00 PM YOUTH GROUP BIBLE STUDY
Welcome/Greeting Jay Stoneking 6:00 PM ADULT BIBLE STUDY
6:00 PM AWANA - WEAR YOUR PIRATE GEAR
Invocation Jay Stoneking 6:30 PM CHOIR PRACTICE
THURSDAY NOON CHURCH WOMEN UNITED
* Hymns “Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty” #3 7:00 PM BUILDINGS & GROUNDS MINISTRY
“Grace Greater Than Our Sin” #344
MEN'S MINISTRY – The Men's Ministry holds a weekly men's prayer breakfast
on Wednesdays at 7 a.m. in Fellowship Hall.
Communion Jay Stoneking
FIRST BAPTIST PRAYER DAY – The chapel will be open on Wednesdays for
* Praise & Worship “Alleluia, Alleluia! Give Thanks” #359 prayer beginning at 9 a.m. Individuals or groups are encouraged to pray for any
“Knowing You (All I Once Held Dear)” needs of the church and our church family. A prayer request sheet will be
provided for guidance. Any questions, see Rick Harris.
Prayer time and Offering Jay Stoneking
Offertory “Do Lord Remember Me” Adult Choir PASTOR'S SABBATICAL – Pastor Darrin is now on sabbatical. If you have a
need, contact the church office, your Deacon or Elder. Please remember to pray
Scripture Reading 2 Coronthians 2:12-17 for him and his family while he is away.
Message “HASSLED BUT NOT DEFEATED” Dr. Bruce Bickel
ELDER ASSIGNMENTS – Below are the Elder Assignments for our church
Invitation “Room At the Cross For You” #487 ministries:
Deacons and Education Edgar Delgado
Fellowship Offering Buildings & Grounds, Trustees and Counting Jay Stoneking
Music and Fellowship Kenny Gainer
Nominating and Missions Pastor Darrin
Benediction Jay Stoneking
Auditing and Personnel Jim Croft
Postlude Linda Scaggs CHURCH PICNIC – Our annual church picnic is today immediately after the
worship service at the Bethlehem Community Park.
* Congregation please stand. FBWM – The Ladies of First Baptist Women's Ministries are going to take part in
a "Very Indulgent Party" at the Dress Barn at the Highlands on Tuesday,
September 14 from 7-9 p.m. We will start the evening off with dinner at the Olive
Garden - leaving the church at 5:10 p.m.
PANHANDLE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING – Sunday, September WEDNESDAY NIGHT SUPPERS – Please phone the church office at 304-242-
19. Registration at 3:30 p.m. at New Martinsville Baptist Church. Business 7284 to make reservations for supper. Cost is $5.00 per person 12 years and above
meeting starts at 4 p.m. Dinner will be served to all. Evening praise and worship (including senior citizens) and $1.50 per child, with a maximum of $15.00 per
with communion service follows. We have six from our church who will be family.
serving as delegates. They are Ron Fleming, Marilyn Hart, Don Ruckh, Linda
Scaggs, Debbie Smith and Carol Couch, Moderator. Names are needed for any WEB PAGE – First Baptist Church now has a page on SermonAudio.com for
visitors who plan to attend, by this week. THANKS people to listen to Pastor Darrin's sermons. The link is http://www.
sermonaudio.com/source_detail.asp?sourceid=fbcwheeling. Stop by and check out
PANHANDLE ASSOCIATION YOUTH RALLY – Sunday, September 19, the site for there are other things on it as well. Leave a comment and let us know
4:00-8:00 p.m. See the flier enclosed in this week's bulletin for the schedule. if you like the site, will use the site or what you would add or take off the site.
Names are needed asap of youth who will be attending as well as any adult
volunteers. Contact the office with names. UPCOMING SCHEDULE FOR SEPT. 19, 2010
COUNTING COMMITTEE Martha Irish, Sally Irwin
GOD & COUNTRY RALLY – Saturday, September 25, noon to 5:00 p.m. See SUNDAY SCHOOL NURSERY Joanne Croft, Joanie Keen
enclosed flier for details. WORSHIP SERVICE NURSERY Missi & Shelby Richards, Julia Chaplin
PRESCHOOL CHURCH Leslie Quinn, Shelby Osborne
WEST VIRGINIA AWANA LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE – The K-2ND GRADE Andrea Jenkins, Isaac Viars
Parkersburg/Wheeling area AWANA Leadership conference will be held at the WEDNESDAY EVENING NURSERY (Sept. 22) Marilyn Hart, Colleen West
Faith Bible Church in Williamstown, WV on Saturday, September 25. If you are
interested in going, please let Cindy know by September 15. The cost is $15 if
preregistered and the church will offer a partial scholarship to our AWANA DISCIPLESHIP CLASSES - Sunday, October 3, 6:00 p.m.
leaders. The cost is $20 at the door. All AWANA leaders are urged to attend. Signup sheets are in the Narthex.
Chosen By God by R. C. Sproul - taught by Pastor Darrin - Predestination is a
debated topic. Yet the Bible is clear about the doctrine of election and its
DISCIPLESHIP CLASS – The Men's Ministry fall discipleship class "The Quest
importance to our perspectives on God and man, and the nature of their
for Authentic Manhood" begins Sunday, September 26 at 9:30 a.m. A signup
contributions to salvation. Chosen By God shows how election is entirely
sheet is in the Narthex.
compatible with human freedom, dignity, and responsibility and shows why all
serious Christians cannot afford to ignore this important biblical doctrine, but
JOHNNY HUNT'S MEN'S CONFERENCE – at First Baptist Church,
instead should embrace God’s initiative in Salvation. Cost is $11.00.
Woodstock, Georgia on January 28-29, 2011. Tickets for the event are $55 before
October 1. Travel plans are pending. See Rick Harris for details.
To Live Is Christ: The Life and Ministry of Paul by Beth Moore - taught by
Gretchen Wright - An in-depth women's Bible study on the life and ministry of
CROSS-CULTURAL MISSIONS SEMINAR – The WorldView Institute team
Paul, the Apostle to the Gentiles. Paul served faithfully, loved heartily, and
will be at Grace Chapel in Philadelphia October 18-22 to lead a cross-cultural
demonstrated what it means to die daily, crucified with Jesus Christ. Join us in a
missions seminar. This would be a good chance for anyone who's thinking of
journey to discover a greater appreciation for his unflagging faith and undying
foreign missions to get some training, and also for people to experience the
devotion to servanthood. Cost is $15.00.
training we offer to our students. Contact the church office if you would like more
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may
know that you have eternal life. (1 John 5:13) Have you ever been to a cattle ranch
COUNTING COMMITTEE Elmer Reed, Larry Newell
and watched the branding process? Cattle get a distinctive brand or mark to
SUNDAY SCHOOL NURSERY Jim & Teresa Perry
indicate who they belong to. What brand or marks does your life have to indicate
WORSHIP SERVICE NURSERY Bonnie Mueller, Jamie & June Braunlich
who you belong to? We will be studying the first letter of John to learn five marks
PRESCHOOL CHURCH Patty Harris, Nikki Kettler
that make us distinctively Christian. The purpose of this study is to learn how to
K-2ND GRADE Communion
know for sure you are a Christian, and to have assurance that you have eternal life.
WEDNESDAY EVENING NURSERY (Sept. 15) Marilyn Hart, Colleen West
This study has no cost and has no adjoining book, just bring your Bible. This class
is open to any and all. Taught by Dr. Kenny Gainer