DECISION - INFORMATION
      “God Put His Power To Work in                                                                               OPPORTUNITIES THIS WEEK
                  Christ!"                                                                                                                                                            (Please complete name and address
                                                                                        TODAY             8:45 am          Deacon/Staff Prayer Time                                   information on reverse side and check all that
                              October 11, 2009                                                            8:45 am          Prayer Time in Sanctuary                                   apply.)
Welcome to the First Baptist Church of Williams. As we experience worship                                 9:00 am          Sunday School
together, let us open our minds to the teachings of Christ as we encounter Him                           10:00 am          Morning Worship-Dr. Michael Oliver
in word and song and friendship. If you are a guest with us today, we extend a
                                                                                                          5:00 pm          Choir Practice                                             __I am making a first time commitment
                                                                                                          6:00 pm          Evening Worship in Christian Ministry Center               to Christ.
special welcome and hope you find yourself at home with our family of faith at          MONDAY            3:00 pm          CMC Reserved-Oliver
Williams. If you are searching for a church home, we invite you to consider                               6:00 pm          Painting Class                                             __I am renewing my commitment to
joining us as we work and worship together in this community. We’re glad                TUESDAY          10:00 am          BIBLE STUDY                                                Christ.
you’re here.                                                                                              5:00 pm          CMC Reserved-Turner
                                                                                        WEDNESDAY         6:30 pm          Devotion, Children & Youth Activities
                                                                                                                                                                                      __I am interested in being baptized.
                   TODAY’S WORSHIP CELEBRATION                                          THURSDAY          3:00 pm          CMC Reserved-Oliver                                        __I am interested in becoming a
                          Ten O’clock                                                                     4:30 pm          CMC Reserved-Turner                                        member of this congregation.
            PRAISE GOD FROM WHOM ALL BLESSINGS FLOW                                                       5:30 pm          Adult Get-together
Welcome & Announcements                                           Nikki Haynes          NEXT SUNDAY       8:15 am          Staff Meeting                                              __I am interested in enrolling in Sunday
                                                                                                          8:45 am          Deacon/Staff Prayer Time                                   School/Bible Study.
Scripture Call to Worship Matthew 16:13-18                     Wendell McGinnis
                                                                                                          8:45 am          Prayer Time in Sanctuary
Hymn #270             "Wonderful Words of Life"                   Congregation                            9:00 am          Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                                                      __I am committing myself to full-time
                                                                                                         10:00 am          Morning Worship-Dr. Michael Oliver                         Christian service.
               PRAISE HIM, ALL CREATURES HERE BELOW                                                      11:00 am          CMC RESERVED-JENKINS                                       __I am committing myself to full-time
                                                                                                          5:00 pm          Choir Practice                                             missions.
Missions Moment                                                   Matthew McFall                          6:00 pm          Evening Worship & Children's Activities
Children's Story                                                                                                           Quarterly Business Meeting                                 __I will serve where needed.
*Offertory Hymn #274 "Break Thou the Bread of Life"                  Congregation
                                                                                                                         PRAYER CONCERNS                                              I would like information on:
Presenting Our Tithes & Offerings                                   All the People                                                                                                    __How to become a Christian
*Doxology                                                           Congregation                                                                                                      __How to become a member of this
                                                                                                  Bill Denkins               Obe Gardner               Bernadine Goss
Scripture                   Ephesians 1:20-23                                                                                                                                         congregation
                                                                                                 Evelyn Granger            Louise McEachin               Herb Woolf
Special                                                                         Choir                                                                                                 __Family activities
                                                                                                                              Care Facilities
                                                                                                                                                                                      __Adult ministries
           PRAISE FATHER, SON AND HOLY GHOST…AMEN…                                               Minnie Edwards            Christine Homesley           Freddie Morris
The Sermon                   "Baptist & The Bible"             Dr. Michael Oliver                                                                                                     __Single Adult ministries
                                                                                                                      OTHERS REQUESTING PRAYER
*Invitation #271        "Standing on the Promises"                  Congregation                                                                                                      __Youth ministries
                                                                                        Alma Allen, Almaroad Family, Ruby Andrews, George Atkisson, Breelyn Barker, Jackie
                               The Lord's Supper                                        Battles, Nell Beard, Bev Bethea, Wesley Bethea, Dow & Phebe Birkhimer, Blake Bonds,           __Preschool/Children ministries
*Benediction                                                                            Amy Boyd, Ike Bridges, Junior Cates, Terry Cates, Ron Chastain, Lee Christopher, Dakoda       __Music ministries
                                                                                        Clark, Donna Cobb, Becky Craven, Trent Crosson, Kayla Darby, Agnes Dempsey, Gwen
          [Next Sunday: "Baptists & The Local Church" – Matthew 16:13-15]               Duncan, Sandra Dyar, Bob & Wilma Easteridge, Robin Eldridge, Johnny English, Melissa          Requests
                                                                                        Farley, Crimson Feazell, Kenny Ford, Lillie Mae Gathright, Alexis Gilley, Chad Glass, Doris
                           EVENING WORSHIP                                              Green, Sidney & Helen Green, Katie Hamlin, Charles Harper, Debbie Harper, Mikey Heflin,       __I would like to speak with a minister.
                                                                                        Phyllis Hill, Conner Holland, Wayne Holley, Millie Holmes, Les Honts, Terry Hutchins, Lynn
                                  Six O’clock                                                                                                                                         __I would like more information on this
                                                                                        Jenkins, Alvin Johnson, Brandi Johnson, Dale Johnson, Elizabeth Johnson, Jimmy
                                                                                        Johnson, Ken Johnson, Miles Johnson, Hayden Jones, Wesley & Amy Jones, Melissa,               church.
Welcome & Announcements                                             Nikki Haynes        Jukes, Sandra Kidd, Chris King, Frank Lambert, Allison Landsdale, Don Lewis, Preston          __Prayer requests and other needs:
The Message         "We Value Evangelism"                      Dr. Michael Oliver       Lloyd, Tory Lowe, Mildred Lowman, Valarie Mason, Jonathan McAlister, JoAnn McDonald,          _____________________________
                        Core Value #11                                                  Bob McLeod, Hannah Morgan, Vaughn Morris, Julie Morrison, Jeff Musgrove, Tommy                _____________________________
Benediction                                                                             Nance, Betty Newsome, Leonard Norton, Connie Padgett, Porter Family, Pansy Powell,            _____________________________
                                                                                        Garrett Preston, Joey Prickett, Brenda Ragsdale, Larry Raines, Larry Reynolds, Billie Ruth    _____________________________
                                                                                        Roberts, Brooke Routon, Doris Shew, Kate Smith, LeAnn Smith, Jeanette Stone, Veronica
                                                                                        Sullivan, Snooky Taylor, Ben Tomlinson, Levi Toney, Larry Turner, Marcia Turner, Pat Upton,
        [Next Sunday: Core Value #12: "We Value Generosity" – James 1:17-27]                                                                                                              REMEMBER TO LIST YOUR
                                                                                        Frank Vanhatten, Steven Vineyard, Paula Wall, Louie Welch, Jerry Wells, Beth Wilhelm, Lou
                                                                                        Williams                                                                                           NAME ON REVERSE SIDE.
                                                                      CHURCH STAFF

            WELCOME                          Dr. Michael B. Oliver . . .Pastor   Email:
                                          Roy Barker. . Minister of Music           Nikki Haynes. .Minister of Youth
                                         Jeanie Floyd . .Daycare Director        Mike Duncan . .Sometimers Director
                                                                 DEACON OF THE WEEK
                                                                  Alan Boozer – 435-8088
Address_______________________                       COUNTING COMMITTEE FOR OCTOBER
                                                   Darren Hamby, Shirley Johnston & Vickie Johnston
State____________ Zip__________                       GREETERS & USHERS FOR OCTOBER
E-Mail_________________________               Rory & Stacy Bonds              Mike & Jamie Davis
                                                                      FOR THE RECORD
Telephone            Best time to call
Home_________________________                    Budget Needs Weekly                       $ 6,448.06
                                                 Received Last Week                        $ 7,952.96
                                                 Budget Goal to Date                       $ 257,922.40
Guest    __First time __Second time              Budget Receipts to Date                   $ 230,089.15

Are you a church member? Yes      No             Building Pledge Needs Weekly              $ 1,307.70
                                                 Building Pledges Received Last Week       $ 2,000.00
Church________________________                   Building Pledge Goal to Date              $ 52,308.00
City___________________________                  Building Pledges Received to Date         $ 44,121.05

State__________________________                           Nursery Worker Today: Gaynell Casey
                                                       Nursery Worker Next Week: Camille Chitwood
Circle Age or Grade Group
Preschool: Ages B-1 2 3 4-5
                                         WEBSITE: Have you checked out the church website
Children: Grades K 1 2 3 4 5 6
                                         lately? No!! Well.....we hope you will check it out again soon
Youth: Grades 7 8 9 10 11 12
                                         and see all the new features that have been added. It is still a
Adults: Ages 18-19 20s 30s 40s 50s       work in progress, but already it has many useful resources
60s 70s+
Names and ages of children living at
                                         such as; added links, Sunday bulletins, monthly newsletters,
home                                     prayer list, CBF link, devotionals, videos, coming events,
______________________________           calendar, podcasts, twitter and Facebook. You can view
______________________________           current Sunday services or go back in the archives and see
___________________________              the ones you may have missed. Take time to click through all
How did you learn about our church?      the different links. If you have questions or suggestions,
__Newspaper __Mail __Yellow Pages        there's even a link for that. This is your church and your
__Other __New in the community
__Friend      My Friend's Name is:
                                         website and we hope you find it useful and informative.
SUNDAY SCHOOL PROMOTION: October is "Celebrate Sunday
School". If you are not currently attending Sunday school and do not know what
class to attend, call the church office (435-5020) during the week and we will help
you connect with a class and have someone available on Sunday morning to direct
you to the classroom. Adults, we have 2 men's, 3 women's and 2 co-ed classes.
You are invited to attend any of these classes before deciding which one you would
like to join. We also have a College/Career class for young adults.

CHILDREN'S CHOIR: The children's choir has begun practice for their
Christmas musical titled "Christmas Hang-ups". All children, kindergarten through
sixth grade, are encouraged to participate.
                            NO PRACTICE TODAY
     Practice schedule for the following Sunday's 10:15am -11:00am.
                                 October 18
                                 October 25
                                November 8
                                November 22
                                December 6
            Other practices may be announced at a later date.

QUARTERLY BUSINESS MEETING: Our Quarterly Business Meeting will
be held next Sunday, October 18th at the beginning of the PM service.

T-SHIRTS: We have some Children's Fundraiser T-shirts that were ordered and
have not been picked up. We will hold these shirts until next Sunday, October 18th
and then offer them for sale to others after this date. Cost of the shirts are $12

YOU ARE INVITED: You are invited to join Lamar & Joyce Denkins in
celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, October 25, 2009 at
West Weaver Baptist Church from 2-4 pm. No Gifts Please!

SOMETIMERS APPLE TRIP: If you are signed up to go on the Apple trip on
October 20th, please stop by the church office this week with your
payment of $20.

SOMETIMERS NASHVILLE TRIP: We still have six spaces left for the
Nashville trip on December 17-19th. Cost of this trip is $320 per person. Please
stop by the church office with a deposit of $50 if you would like to go on this trip.
Highlights are: Room at The Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel, Louise Mandrell Dinner
Show, Day Tour of Nashville, dinner at Santa Fe Cattle Co, choice of tickets to see
the Rockettes or The Grand Ole Opry, Cracker Barrel Gift Card for breakfast, and
free time for shopping. You'll also stopover on the way to Nashville for a catered
meal by Craig Davidson, former church member of Williams. Craig, Bobbie & family
now reside in Lacassas, TN. BALANCE DUE BY NOVEMBER 1ST.

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