Order of Worship

December 10-16


11:00 a.m., Sunday School for everyone.

Star Gifts and money for the Christmas dinner are due today. (See Bridget for the gifts; Carol, Peggy, or Sue B. for the dinner.)

5 to 6:30 p.m.:

Men's Study, The men continue their DVD study of Guardrails by Andy Stanley. All men are welcome. (Ed. Bldg.)

Women's Study, The women are finishing Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Warren. (Basement Lounge)

Youth Group, Game & Lesson (Crossroads)


6:00 p.m., A Time of Prayer (in the sanctuary)

7:00 p.m., Dartball Home with Spraggs Methodist


9:30 a.m., Women's Prayer and Study Group (Ed. Bldg.)

6:30 p.m., Caroling Around Jefferson


7:00 p.m., Hour for Power (Ed. Bldg.) This week we will be studying Matthew 19. It is always a great time to join us.


6:00 p.m., Fourth Annual JBC Christmas Dinner at the Chuck Wagon Cafť, 312 S. Pine Street, Carmichaels, PA.


10:00 a.m., 6 p.m. Ring Salvation Army Bells, Giant Eagle in Dry Tavern

Special Collections for December

Burkina Faso/Haiti Water Well Projects, Envelopes at each pew.

Retired Ministers + Missionaries Offering, Envelopes are at each pew

Star Gifts, due Dec.10th

December Events

Sun. Dec. 17, Youth Christmas party, 5-7 p.m.

Mon. Dec 18 The Ladies' Christian Circle Christmas party will be held on Monday, December 18, here at the church at 6:00 p.m.

Wed. Dec. 20 Jefferson-Morgan Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sun. Dec. 24 Communion at the 10:45 service; 6 p.m. live nativity; 7 p.m. Christmas Eve Candlelight service

Sun. Dec. 31 Donut Sunday. If you can organize this, please see the secretary.


Order of Worship
December 10

Jefferson Baptist Church
Pastor John Rich Dorean
PO Box 218 Jefferson, PA 15344
Web Site, www.jeffersonbaptist.com
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E-Mail, jeffersonbaptist@hotmail.com

Mission Statement:

To glorify Jesus as Lord and Savior by living and sharing His message of faith, hope and love with all people.

Morning Worship

9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Sunday School

11:00a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Sharing News of our Life Together

Jenifer Teagarden

Moment of Silent Preparation

Prelude Prayer of Confession and Invitation

Lighting the 2nd Candle of Advent

The Acklin Family

Hymn #245

O Come O Come Emmanuel

Special Music

Ronnie Steen

Unison Scripture

Luke 1:1-25 (p. 1587), Christian Randolph

Leader; This is the Word of the Lord
Congregation; Thanks be to God

Unison Prayer/Psalm

The Lordís Prayer* Please join hands

Scripture Memory

Isaiah 9:6, "For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace."

Prayer & Offering

Rich Torres

Special Music

Ronnie Steen

Time of Greeting

We welcome all, in the Peace of Christ

Songs of Praise

The Good News

"Knowing for Sure", John Dorean

Hymn #259

Angels from the Realms of Glory

Closing Prayer

*The Lordís Prayer

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy Name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen.


Charlene & Scott Kramer

Nursery Attendant:

Michelle Nelson (Nursery is in the Educational Building.)

Childrenís Church:

Matt & Sarah

(Children through 5th grade are dismissed after the Songs of Praise.)

Prayer Team:

Allen & Merlene

Has Jesus spoken to your heart today? If so, listen & obey Him. If it is to become a Christian, talk to the Pastor or Prayer Team at the conclusion of the service.