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THE LORD’S DAY,  July 15, 2018


“Great and amazing are your deeds, O Lord God the Almighty! Just and true are your ways, O King of the nations! Who will not fear, O Lord, and glorify your name? For you alone are holy. All nations will come and  worship you, for your righteous acts have been revealed.”

Revelation 15:3b-4


*HYMN  #801 “King of the Nations”



*WORSHIP IN MUSIC  (children grades k-3 dismissed for Jr. church)

SCRIPTURE Romans 4:1-25 (page 596 in the pew Bible)

MESSAGE SERIES   “The Just Shall Live by Faith”

“Justified by Faith”      Rev. Mark Rockwood

*HYMN #445 “People Need the Lord”


Evening Service 6:00 p.m.

Message Series

“The Parables of Jesus”

“The Leaven – Matthew 13:33

Rev. Mark Rockwood

 *Congregation Standing


On-going health concerns:  see the weekly PRAYER CONCERNS

KENT BRYANT—cancer found in the ureter, more surgery needed

GRADY ELWELL (Beau Elwell’s brother) —brain tumor removed, healing


MARGE HOWELL—pancreatic cancer


July 15-22, 2018

Deacon of the Week

 Don Schaeffer (442-9608)



      Board of Deacons          6:30 p.m.


Prayer Meeting, Don Schaeffer leading               6:30 p.m.


Church Picnic at Foreside Rec Field, Topsham  10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.                                                           (see announcement on reverse)


Morning Worship/Children’s Church             10:45 a.m.

Evening Service 6:00 p.



Hygiene Kit items

SUNDAY SCHOOL OFFERING–  there will be a permanent collection box posted by the Welcome Desk. Sunday School offering, VBS offering and other special offerings can all be deposited in the box. Please be sure to clearly designate deposits. Thank You.

LIBRARY NEWS—Vicky Paine is looking for people to train to help in the library. You don’t have to be a member to help in the library. If you are interested please call the office (725-2648).

CHURCH PICNIC—will be on July 21st at the Foreside Rec. Field in Topsham from  10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Hotdogs , hamburgers, and beverages will be provided. Please sign-up on the Wall and see alphabetical instructions concerning side dishes or desserts. Deadline to sign-up is TODAY. Any questions see Debbie Witmer (729-6896).

CHURCH PICNIC HELP NEEDED—we are in need of a few grills and people willing to do the grilling for the church picnic. If you have a grill to lend or if you would be willing to do some grilling of hotdogs and hamburgers, please see Debbie Witmer ASAP (729-6896).

ON VACATION—Pastor Mark and Paula will be on vacation from Monday , the 16th through Monday, the 30th. The office will be open from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Mon, Thurs, and Fri. of both weeks. If you have need of the Pastor, please contact  the deacon of the week, and they will get in touch with him.

LIFE LINE SCREENING— a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will offer their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings at Berean Baptist Church on 8/29/2018.  Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount).  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.  In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or text the word circle to 797979