The Worship of God
January 12, 2020
The prelude music is a time for beginning worship. Observing a time of silence and prayer will free the congregation to focus on the worship of God.
The Prelude Mrs. Beth Braun
The Chiming of the Hour
The Welcome and the Lord’s Prayer Miss Becky Wiliford
*The Opening Hymn # 223 Alleluia
The Scripture Lesson Matthew 11: 28-29
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
This is the gospel of Christ.
Thanks be to God
*The Offertory Hymn #122 Tell Me the Story of Jesus
The Choral Worship He Was Still Her Little Child
The Sermon Rev. April S. Weaver
You are An Overcomer
The Hymn of Response # 417 Trusting Jesus
The Choral Response Amen
* Please stand if you are able.
We are happy that you have come to worship with us. We pray that you will be blessed by joining us in the praise and worship of our LORD.
We welcome Rev. April Weaver back to Skipwith. April served as our youth director in 2007-09. She presently works in the Activities Division of the Autumn Care Nursing Home in Mechanicsville, Va. We look forward to her message this morning.
Our pastor and Cheryl are in South Carolina this weekend where Cecil will officiate in the wedding of their grandson, Jacob Chambers.
Remember our homebound members this week in prayer. Take time to send a card or call to Mrs. Mildred Privott,1600 Westbrook Ave. Apt 203, Richmond, VA 23227.
.. meets on Monday evening at 7 o’clock at the church.
Women on Mission …
.. gather for mission study and prayer at 10:00 am. on Tuesday morning at the church. All are invited!
Wonderful Wednesday Dinners
Dinner will be served at 6 o’clock on Wednesday evening in the Wright Fellowship Hall. This week’s menu: Barbecue, Slaw, Baked Beans, Rolls, Dessert. We hope you can join us! Please make your reservation by signing the list posted on the back hall bulletin board or by calling the church office by 10:00 am on Monday.
Bible Study in 1 Corinthians
Following the dinner on Wednesday evening our pastor continues our study in 1 Corinthians at 6:45 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal – Wednesday – 7:30 p.m.
Year End Statements are Available.
Please pick yours up this morning. They are in the Sanctuary overflow room.
The pastor, church officers and chairpersons of all committees make up the Council. You have a meeting at the church on Monday, January 20 at 7 o’clock.
Quarterly Church Business Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday January 22 at 6:45 p.m.
Skipwith Baptist Church
1900 Skipwith Road
Henrico, Virginia 23229
Dr. Cecil J. Chambers, Minister
Mr. Richard A. Tinsley, Music Minister
Mrs. Bethany H. Braun, Organist/ Pianist
Mrs. Pauline K. Taylor, Ministry Assistant