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Bulletin

01/07/2017

“A Family of Friends”

“Serving Christ in our community and around the world,

calling people to develop and deepen their relationship

with a living and loving God”

January 7, 2018

Our 50th Year!

2018: Any Gospel Conversations This Week?

"Meet & Greet" / Welcome & Announcements /Tithes & Offerings

Offertory- In the First Light (GLAD)

334/146 - Blessed Assurance, Oh How HE Loves You and Me

(medley)

Blessed Be Your Name

141 - The Old Rugged Cross

Before the Throne of GOD Above

Message & Communion…………………………………Larry Walker

Deacon’s Fund Offering

280 - JESUS Keep Me Near the Cross

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~ TODAY~

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*9:00am – Sunday School

*10:15am – Morning Worship Service

*2:30pm - West Hills Health & Rehab. Center Service

*6:00pm – Bible Fellowship Time

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Workers During the Morning Worship Service

Nursery – (1/7) – Henri Doyle

(1/14) – Henri Doyle

Preschool – (1/7) – Kristen Durnell

(1/14) – Jeanna Wilkinson

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~ THIS WEEK ~

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10th

•7:00pm – We are doing a weekly chapter-by-chapter overview

of the Book of Exodus. Your assignment for this coming

Wednesday is to read Exodus Chapter 12.

•7:00pm – Rock Solid Youth Ministry/Stepping Stones & Solid Rock Café’

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Join Us, The Rock Solid Youth Group

Stepping Stones & The Solid Rock Café

Each Wednesday @ 7pm

January 10, 2018 will be our next Meeting!

More great plans for 2018!

Rock Solid Youth Group: Stepping Stones & Solid Rock Cafe'

Come, invite and bring your friends!

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Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions

We think of GOD’S Giving Heart at this time of the year!

HE gave HIS SON for the sacrifice of our sins!

May we give heartily to missions that others might hear

the life-changing message of the Death, Burial & Resurrection

of our LORD and SAVIOR, JESUS CHRIST!

Received So Far: $1,176.00

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Our Church Officers for 2018

Deacons: Dave Cranston / Tony Durnell

Trustees: Bill Rundquist, Jason Long & Bob Lawhorne

Treasurer: Sue Pfister

Church Clerk: Sara Jane Cranston

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We welcome our newest members:

Mark & Lori Grover!

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*Sanctity of Human Life Day – Sunday, January 21st

*Birthday/Anniversary Night – Sunday, January 28th

*Year-End 2017 Financial Business Meeting –

Wednesday, January 31st

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Any “Gospel Conversations” this week?

Perhaps cut this out and tape it in your Bible, Notebook, I-pad, etc. Familiarize

yourself with it so that you can confidently share the Gospel message with others!

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Romans Road to Heaven

Problem, Romans 3:23

Price, Romans 6:23

Provision, Romans 5:8

Procedure, Romans 10:9

Promise, Romans 10:13

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Missional Engagement / Intentional Discipleship

Leadership Development

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Some Random Thoughts…

*Faithful, Available, Teachable

*True Marks of a Disciple

First, Follow, Fondness, Fruitfulness, Fervor

*Pray for Needs, Commit to Needs, Meet the Needs

*"Forgiving releases you from the punishment of a self-made prison where you are both

the inmate and the jailer." -- Howard Martin

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Church Family Prayer Needs…

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* Marianne McCoy – recovering from back surgery – resting at home

* Sharon Simpson – recovering from having a small tumor removed

* Vicki Lawhorne – recovery from recent aneurysm surgery

* Carolyn Barnette – Lung Cancer / Marlene Bacon’s sister

* Carolyn Kinst –disease of the brain (friends of Bob & Vicki Lawhorne)

* Barry Headlee – healing of his broken wrist

* “Wyatt” 10 yr old boy w/non-Hodgkin lymphoma

* Linda Waltermire – healing from knee replacement

* Hurricane Harvey & Irma clean-up and rebuilding

* Doug Rundquist (Bill’s son) stroke, is home now

* Steve Lucier – health issues

* Brad Lucier – direction in life

* Joshua Blatz / Ted Prater / Matthew Tyson – drug addiction

* Wayne Eskridge – comfort in the loss of Tommy Lynn, dealing with sleeping disorder,

beginning Sunday Worship Services at his new home

* Christy Moore – resting at home

* Grace Ehle – Jason Long’s grandmother

* Tonya Jackson-from SC /lymphoma cancer in remission/Pastor Ken Jackson’s wife

* Betty Swoger – now living with her daughter/temporarily at Caring Heights

* David (Lydia Headlee's son) Spiritual growth/rehab. success

* WHBC - Open door for an RMU ministry

* WHBC ministries - wisdom & God's direction

* WHBC - younger families to come with babies, kids & teens

* WHBC - more workers for children's & teen ministries

* Frank Quinn - Priscilla Campbell's brother-in-law (salvation)

* Revival among the Saints of God

* Precarious state of Marriage/Morality in America

* Pray for Israel / Iraq / Afghanistan - The Middle East

* Let us fervently be praying for our nation, our President

and all of our military personnel serving this great country!

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December 31, 2017

Regular Tithes & Offerings……….. $1,858.91

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering…. $300.00

Needed each week to meet budget: $2,828.54

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Note: We need HELPERS for our Junior Church and Pre-school areas. Even if you could help

out once a quarter/month, that would be so appreciated! Please see Rose Wallace for further

information!

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Pray for Our Missionaries

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Choices Pregnancy Services in Coraopolis

Chris & Beth Steiner, Nicaragua, Word of Life

Christian Law Association - Seminole, Fla.

Filipino Missionaries w/Independent Baptist Mission for Asians

Abner & Noime Canda - Philippines

Hann & Liberty Bacoli Family - Philippines

Joey & Jemimah Cosme Family – Philippines

Joseph Landingan - Cambodia

Home Missionaries with the North American Mission Board

International Missionaries with the International Mission Board

Jeff & Arlene Berg - Jewish Missions, Pittsburgh

Kim (Wilson) Carson - California University of Pennsylvania

Igor Bagirov - serving in Cleveland, Ohio

Ken Randolph serving with Good Seed Ministries

Kirk Ritchey, Campus Ministry Director

Mike & Alicia Nicholes, South Korea, Word of Life

Penn/Jersey Executive Director, Barry Whitworth

Spanish Baptist Church - David Diaz

Faithbridge Community Church in McKees Rocks

James & Teressa Hogan / David & Annie Christopher

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Please Pray faithfully for our officers:

Deacons: Dave Cranston, Tony Durnell

Trustees: Bill Rundquist, Jason Long, Bob Lawhorne

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You may view this bulletin on our website each week at www.westhillsbaptist.com

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Save The Date: April 28, 2018 – Ladies’ Tea!

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