September 30th, 2018
September 30th, 7:00 pm, Sunday – Gospel concert at Chester United Baptist Church featuring Judy & Jimmy Manuel, Holly & Everett Eisnor, Whitmore Giffin and group, The Carpenter Brothers, Agnes Clinton and possibly more. Come and join us, everyone is welcome. Great music with Hymn sing starting at 6:30 pm. See you there
September 30th, 7pm – Sunday - The choirs of Liverpool Baptist Church and Bridgewater Baptist Church will present an evening of music featuring the two choirs at Bridgewater Baptist Church. A free-will offering will be taken to be used for the purchasing of music for the two choirs.________________________________________________
Next Lord’s Day – October 7th, 2018 Worship & Communion 10:50 AM
Sermon Title: Part 2 My Yoke is EASY: A disciplined discipleship
Scripture: 1 John 5:1-12
Praise Team: Mary, Richard, Betty and Murray
You are invited to attend a WORKSHOP "How To Be Welcoming In Our Homes, Churches and Community" presented by Dr. Stewart Brown at Western Shore Baptist Church on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. Coffee break and lunch will be provided. We would appreciate an estimate of how many may attend; however, at the last minute if you are able to attend please do so. Please call Linda Wentzell at 902-634-3400. We hope many will be able to join us in this ministry.
CABC (Convention of Atlantic Baptist Churches) - – September 30th, 2018
• October is Pastor Appreciation Month. This a special time to thoughtfully express appreciation and honour to your Pastor(s) and their families for their hard work and sacrificial dedication. In recognizing the unique nature of their vocational calling, please pray for your Pastor(s) and his or her family asking that God will protect them from unrealistic expectations and pressures and that they will be encouraged and loved by God’s people in a manner that will champion them on in being all that God calls them to be.
• Church to pray for: Middleton Baptist Church, Middleton, NS (Annapolis - Digby Association, Region 8); Senior Pastor Rev. anny Smith; Associate Pastors Holly Gosbee & Robin McCoombs.
Weekly In Our Church Family
EVERY TUESDAY- 2:00 p.m. - Bible Study and Prayer Meeting at Aenon
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 7 pm to 9pm, – Wednesday night Group Study at David & Kelly Moore’s home, 23 Target Hill Rd., Chester. Phone No. 902-275-2229. Everyone is invited. Resumes Oct.3
EVERY FRIDAY, YOUTH GROUP – 6pm -8pm Grades Primary to 12. All Welcome, as well as looking for Teens to help.
Youth Group Announcements
October 13th from 12-4, Saturday, The Youth Group will be going to River Breeze Farm and Corn Maze and we are inviting all our church family to come join us. Price is $14 per person but Please let Patricia know so she has numbers, as she may be able to get a small discount depending on how many go.
October 26-27th - Youth Group (Mark Your Calendars). We will be going to “CHALLENGE” at New Minas Baptist Church Grades 7-12. Details to follow.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
October 4th 7:00pm, Tuesday Deacons meeting in the Library
October 9th, 7 pm, Tuesday – ABW/WMS will meet at the church. Roll call word is “Remenant”
October 13th, 9am - L-Q Baptist Assoc. Fall Business Meeting. The annual business meeting of our Lunenburg-Queens Baptist Association will be Saturday, Oct. 13 at Liverpool Baptist Church. Registration at 9:00, call to order at 9:30 concludes with lunch served at noon. Everyone welcome. Come hear a good report from Long Lake Camp, etc.
October 14th, 6:45 pm. Gospel Concert at Chester Basin Aenon featuring "Frank Spinney Music". Frank Spinney, Graham Morrehead & Frank Dobin will be doing the 1 & 1/2 hour concert. Freewill offering. Everyone Welcome!
October 18th 7:00pm, Thursday Leadership Meeting in the Fellowship Hall
October 21st, Sunday Fellowship Potluck after church. Come and join us for lunch!
Church family extends deepest condolences to Norma Russell on the passing of her brother, Jim Wolfe. Gideon Bibles have been placed in his memory.
To the painting fund, in loving memory of Carroll Walker from Robert Walker.
In Loving memory of our dad, Calvin Walters from daughters Debbie & Dianne.
To the building fund, in Loving memory of George Hilchie Sr. (a cousin of Queenie Lantz) from Joy Spidle and family.
In Loving memory of Carol (Countway) Rafuse from cousin Joy Spidle & family.
Having trouble meeting your neighbour? This Thanksgiving we want to collect food items for the foodbank and present them as an offering in front of the church on Thanksgiving day. We want to encourage you to not simply empty your pantry but to connect with your neighbours on your street to see if they would contribute.
Please Note: We are in the midst of updating the Prayer Chain. This is a vital part of church ministry and we would like to know if anyone wishes to be added to the chain. Please contact Pastor Joe or Betty.
Weekly Scripture Readings
Monday: Psalm 140; Esther 4:1-17; 1 Peter 1:3-9
Tuesday: Psalm 140; Esther 5:1-14; 1 John 2:18-25
Wednesday: Psalm 140; Esther 8:1-17; Matthew 18:6-9
Thursday: Psalm 26; Job 2:11-3:26; Galatians 3:23-29
Friday: Psalm 26; Job 4:1-21; Romans 8:1-11
Saturday: Psalm 26; Job 7:1-21; Luke 16:14-18
Readers: Oct. 7-Danielle, 14-Lisa, 21 – Andy; 29-Donna M.
NOVEMBER 4 - Sylvia; 18 – David M; 25 - Mary;
DECEMBER 2 - Betty; 9 – Terry; 16 – Donna T; 23- Arthur; 30- JOE
LET PASTOR JOE KNOW IF YOU’D LIKE TO READ SCRIPTURE