November 2021 –
Having taken into consideration state and national guidelines concerning COVID-19, we have begun to regather as a church for Sunday School Sunday mornings at 9:00 am, and morning worship at 10:15 am and prayer and Bible study on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm. Masks are not required, but both masks and sanitizer are provided if you would like them. For those who are still unable to gather, the weekly sermon will be recorded and posted to this website as well as to our church YouTube page.
Sunday School – starts at 9AM. Classes for all ages.
Sunday Morning Worship – starts at 10:15 AM Dr. Paul Emery is teaching the adult class the study of the “London Baptist Confession of Faith”.
Sunday Afternoon Book Study – The book studies are held on the second and fourth Sunday afternoons of the month. On November 28th at 4:30 PM we will be discussing the last chapter, chapter 5, of our book entitled Delighting in the Trinity by Michael Reeves. We will be taking a break from the book studies during the month of December, and in January will start a book on the life of George Whitefield.
Wednesday Prayer Meeting and Bible Study – 7:00 PM We will be going through the books of the Bible doing a brief summary of each book.
UPCOMING EVENTS –
Sunday, November 28th – 4:30 PM – We will conclude our study of the book Delighting in the Trinity and discuss Chapter 5 together
Saturday, December 4th – Town Christmas Tree lighting
Sunday, December 5th there will be a light lunch in the fellowship hall after the morning service followed by a discussion of the morning worship message. Our lunches will be the first and third Sundays of the month.
Friday, December 10th – Church Christmas Party – We will be eating at the Old School restaurant and then going to the church for a gift exchange. Gift value should be around $10.
Sunday, December 19th – Christmas Carol Service
Our Missionary for the month of November is Ray De LaHaye.
PASTOR’S BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS –
“The Valley of Vision” edited by Arthur Bennett
“Voices from the Past – Puritan Devotional Readings” edited by Richard Rushing
“Sketches from Church History: An Illustrated Account of 20 Centuries of Christ’s Power” by S M Houghton
“The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap Between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness” by Kevin DeYoung
“Sir Knight of the Splendid Way” by W.E. Cule
“The Christian’s Great Interest” by William Guthrie
“By Grace Alone” by Sinclair Ferguson
“What is the Gospel?” by Greg Gilbert
“Heroes” by Iain Murray
“Discovering the Joy of a Clear Conscience” by Christopher Ash
“The Life of Martyn Lloyd-Jones” by Iain Murray
“Holiness” by J. C. Ryle
“The Pilgrim’s Progress” by John Bunyan, edited by C.J. Lovik
“What is a Healthy Church?” by Mark Dever
“Directions for Christian Living” by Derek Prime
“How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home” by Derek Thomas
“The Cross of Christ” by John Stott
“The Courage to be Protestant” by David Wells
“The Secret of Contentment” by William Barclay
“Basic Christianity” by John Stott
“Pathway to Freedom” by Alistair Begg
“Systematic Theology” by Wayne Grudem
“The Priority of Preaching” by Christopher Ash
“A Good Old Age” by Derek Prime
Missionaries We Support
Wayne Frost – Trans World Radio (TWR)
Beth Ann Roberts – SIM (serving in Guinea)
Ray De La Haye – TEN3 Ministry
In addition to the above, members designate gifts for other specific ministries and missions, such as-
Dawn Mattera, Love From Above Ministry to Romania
Shepard’s Godparent Home in Bangor, Maine
Samaritan’s Purse Shoebox Ministry