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Sunday School:  All Ages – 9:00 AM to 9:45

Downstairs: Three classes for children ages 2 through 12.

In the Sanctuary:  Jr. and Sr. High, and adults with David Ferkaluk.

In the “over flow room”:  Ladies Class with Christine Ferris.

Please note that Deacon and Sunday School Teacher, David Ferkaluk, has recorded his teaching sessions and the most recent are posted on this home page.

Sunday Worship Service:  10:00 AM in the sanctuary and over-flow room. Nursery is provided.

M4M (Monday’s for Men):  Summer Schedule:  Meet Monday mornings at Sacandaga Bible Conference Tabernacle (chapel) at 9 AM   (Normally, meet at the church each Monday morning at 9 AM.)

Pastors’ Office Hours:

Pastor Bill –  Mondays after M4M through 3:00 PM at the church.

Associate Pastor Sean – Summer hours begin at various parks throughout the Amsterdam area. Contact him for further info. Wednesdays 3:30 – 6:30 (and later if needed)  

Joy Club for ages 3 – 12 On recess for the summer. (Normally meets on Tuesday afternoon from  4 – 5 PM for a time of music, bible story, snack and crafts.)

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study:  Summer Schedule:  Meet at regular time at Sacandaga Bible Conference at the patio area of the Snak Barn (yes, this is how they spell “snack!”) Our mid-week service meets Wednesdays at 6:30 at the church   Please send prayer requests to Diane prior to Wednesday noontime to be included on the prayer sheet. Urgent and emergency prayer requests may also be sent at any time to Diane who will post an email to those who are on the list to pray. Please contact her at: diplomatlady2002@yahoo.com

Moms and Munchkins – meet 10 AM the 2nd Tuesday of every month – See Lisa Haber for more info.

Women’s Bible Study –  last Thursday of each month 10 AM at the church.

Choir – Choir rehearsal meets after the Coffee Fellowship on Sundays

See our Facebook Page for any last minute changes to this schedule

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INFORMATION 

The most current info including current and past live-streamed services can be found on our FACEBOOK PAGE Most live-streamed services will also be available  on our  YOU TUBE CHANNEL

As of Jan 1, 2024, this website will be updated monthly instead of weekly.

 

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL will be in the yard of the Greene’s (Sr) home on Guy Park Ave; July 16 – 19. Register your children the first night, 7pm

SACANDAGA BIBLE CONFERENCE:  Is in full swing with a full house of children each week for both Day and Overnight Camp! Family Camp is also taking place with a good supply of guest speakers and musicians lined up. Take advantage of this opportunity for hearing God’s Word and praising Him in song, weekday mornings at 9 and evenings at 7pm. Saturday night Smorgasbord meals are a big hit each week at 5pm followed by a concert See their website for more info.  You can also just come to the concert (free will offering) at 7pm.

GRIEF SHARE has begun meeting  Tuesday evenings 6 – 7:30 here at the church. Contact John Riedle for more information – 517 423 4317

COFFEE (AND TEA) FELLOWSHIP:    Coffee and Tea Fellowship with doughnuts takes place downstairs after our morning service.  Once a month, the after church fellowship committee, headed by Melissa Santorella, would like to have a luncheon and  a special sign up sheet will be provided. IF  YOU would like to VOLUNTEER a special lunch or breakfast, please understand that you are responsible for set up and clean up and your meal is considered a donation, not reimbursed by the church. Many thanks to those of you who have donated and helped in the past. We are a well-fed congregation… from the pulpit AND the kitchen!

CHOIR –  Love to sing? Can you carry a tune in a bucket?  That’s all that’s needed to be in our worship choir! All voice parts are needed at this time. You do not have to be a church member to be in the choir. Rehearsal is after church fellowship for 1 hour during times of special music throughout the year. See Lynette for more details.

Help is needed…

       to take over the operation of this website. Please see Peggy Pitcher if you are interested. 

      to substitute teach for Sunday School. Our lessons are easy to follow; no special training is needed; just a willing heart and a love for children!  Age groups:  2 – 3,  4 – 7, and 8 – 12.  Please see David Ferkaluk. THANK YOU to those of you who have stepped up to take on a teaching role!

     to volunteer in the Nursery on a rotating schedule. Please speak to Lisa or Emily if you would like to volunteer. Thank you VERY MUCH to those of you who have already volunteered.

     to assure a smooth operation of our equipment each Sunday. None of our equipment is hard to learn!    We have two teenagers and a few adults who have already volunteered, however we need more people who are not in choir.  If this sounds interesting to you, please speak to Lynette, Peggy, or Ryan.

We are still online with FACEBOOK LIVE . You can ignore the prompt for logging in if you do not have a Facebook page. Scroll down to find the LIVE video. The service is uploaded to YouTube at a later time and can be accessed from  this webpage.

FEELING OVERWHELMED?   Call the BGEA Prayer Line 24/7 at 888-388-2683  A special 24 hour phone number that will connect you to someone from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. This has been an unprecedented time in our history with fear and frustration being very real for many.  Here is a link to his  page: where you can click on https://billygraham.org/story/franklin-grahams-message-for-such-a-time-as-this/ “Get real resources for such a time as this.” 

A Message from the Pastor regarding an e-mail that he received January 6, 2020 from Governor Cuomo’s office. Click on the blue link for access.

Here is something that may be of interest to our families: https://www.namb.net/seeing-jesus-through-the-uncertainty/

Hudson Baptist Association
Baptist Convention of New York

North American Mission Board - (including Annie Armstrong)

International Mission Board - (including Lottie Moon)
Southern Baptist Convention
Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
Sacandaga Bible Conference & Retreat Center
Camp Pattersonville
Community Hospice
Alpha Pregnancy Care Center