PRAYER REQUESTS Healing – Ben Livingston/general health; Gloria Dotson/M.S.; Josie Bray/M.S.; Bob & Vickie Berwaldt/M.S.; Debbie/salvation (Stephanie Tarrant’s co-worker); Ed Meehan/kidneys; Paul Fournier/prostate cancer (friend of Mike Boober); Jeff Jones/cancer (Dave Forgie’s uncle); Jarid Niejadlik; Katie O’Neill/liver problems (Amber Boober’s friend); Vanessa Bronson; Ella Grace Bartlett/toddler with critical health issues; Sarah Marra/heart condition; Mary Syrette/liver and bone cancer (friend of Dan & Brenda Marra); Rafael Rivera/; Dan Saimeri/broken pelvis in 4 places due to motorcycle accident (Mike Boober’s co-worker); Missy Loranger (Hilde’s daughter-in-law in Texas)/stroke and upcoming surgery to remove a malformation in her brain; Chick Deschaine (Fran Deschaine’s 90 year old uncle)/dying. Special Prayer Requested – For Gloria Dotson’s brothers and sisters and her son, David, that they would seek and/or return to the Lord. Salvation for Alison Haak and Bob Goldenberg (friends of Pete & Robin Ashworth). Pray for Pam Warren’s dad who has just gone into a nursing home and for her mom who is now trying to adjust to this great change in her life. Employment – Jessica Roberts, Ben Livingston, Jr. Expecting – Katie Frageorgia, Jamie Bartlett, Chris Bartlett; Courtney Allan In College – Sarah Marra, Jessica Roberts, Ashley Graham, Alison Boober, Alicia Salemi, Jon Smuda, Kara Smith, Tara Howe, Rachel, Meghan and Jenna Deschaine, Hannah Purdon. U.S. Military – Nate and Denise Graham, Vanessa Kenney, Eric Lemoine, Dwayne (Gloria Dotson’s nephew), Josh Benoit, Deven Thomas. Pray for all of our troops. Missionaries – Pray for Helen Spear serving with the Mercy Ships ministry. Pray for missionaries all over the world for God’s protection and that they will be used mightily by the Lord. PLEASE TURN OFF ALL CELL PHONES Pioneer Valley Baptist Chapel 56 Perkins Street, Chicopee, MA 01013 (413) 594-8650 Sunday School 10:00 AM Sunday Worship 11:00 AM & 6:30 PM Pastor Steven A. Graham Wednesday Bible Study 6:30 PM www.pioneervalleybaptistchapel.org Sunday Worship Service OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD One more week to go! Your shoe boxes are due by next Sunday. You November 8, 2009 may wrap them as long as you wrap the top separately from the bottom. Please do this for those children who do not even have enough food to eat, never mind Christmas gifts. Your gift will go a long way in expressing Christ’s love to those who have so little. If It is impossible to practice godliness you have any questions about the shoe boxes, please see Stephanie Tarrant. without a constant, consistent, and balanced intake of the Benevolence offering Word of God in our lives. We will take a second offering this morning for the benevolence fund. Please give as the Lord has blessed you. You never know when you might need help. Jerry Bridges Pastoral visit Pastor and Paula will be visiting with Pete and Robin Ashworth this Last week’s offering $3,480.13 Thursday evening. Amount Above Budget 1,247.43 Amount Above Budget Fiscal YTD 2,090.60 CHRISTIAN SKATE NIGHT Gifts to Missions 227.00 Once a month, there will be an “Ultimate Youth Night/Christian Skate Amount Above Pledge 131.00 at Skater City Indoor Amusement Park, 138 South Road, Enfield, CT. Amount Above Pledge Fiscal YTD 1,057.00 The first one is scheduled for Monday, November 16, from 5:00 to Benevolence Offering 20.00 10:00 PM. The cost is $10 which includes skating, skate rental, and Miscellaneous Gifts 453 .00 full use of the arcade. For $3.00 more, you can get 2 slices of pizza Total Giving $4,180.13 and a soda. It is a Christian skate so only Christian music will be played while children skate. The arcade has 10 Wii stations, Guitar Thank you for giving to the Lord! Hero and DDR featuring NY vs. Boston Blacklit Miniature Golf and, coming in December, laser tag! If you think it is too late for a school *********** night, you do not have to stay for the entire thing. Leave when you need to. This is a great opportunity for our kids to have fun and meet Happy Birthday wishes go out this week to: kids from other churches. The event is being sponsored by New Life Community Church. Pam Warren whose birthday is today! MARRIAGE RETREAT HAPPY BIRTHDAY, PAM! We are thankful for the opportunity some of you had to attend the marriage retreat this past weekend. We trust you received a blessing. Please feel free to share with those who were not able to attend!