1. “ Harvest Sunday” He told them, "The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field. ~ Luke 10:2 Take time today to pray that God would send out workers into the “harvest field”!
2. Upcoming Events Oct. 10 – “Harvest Sunday” Christmas Musicale Practice, 4:30 – 5:30 pm Evening Service Monday – Friday – “Work week” at church, 6 pm each night Saturday – Child/Teen Baptism Class, 9 am – 12 pm Downstairs at the church Oct. 29 & 30 – Faith Baptist Ladies Retreat @ BaYouCa
3. Please help us meet the needs for our fellowship time. We need cups/lids, napkins, small plates, plastic silverware, dish soap, paper towels, etc. Please bring them directly to the church kitchen on Sunday mornings & let the Secretary know. Thanks for helping!! Fellowship Time NEED !
4. GARRA (Youth Ministry) Today – Teen Bible Fellowship, 11 am across the field (downstairs) 6 pm – “Growth Groups” Wednesday – “Youth Group”, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Saturday – Baptism & Membership Class, 9 am – 12 pm -- Hay Ride @ Dresserville, 7 pm
5. Men’s Ministry <ul><li>Gathering at the Gate breakfast on the last Saturday of each month @ 8 am – </li></ul><ul><li>We need someone to head up this breakfast. </li></ul><ul><li>Please see Steve Marshall if interested </li></ul>
6. Christmas Musicale <ul><li> Choir Practice– Today @ 4:30 PM (childcare provided if needed) </li></ul><ul><li>Singers, grades 8 - adult welcome </li></ul><ul><li>Also needed: Childcare workers during rehearsals & performances </li></ul><ul><li>Videographers (for welcome video) </li></ul><ul><li>Actors (see Jonathon Kirkwyland) </li></ul>
7. NEW! Adult Bible Fellowships @ 11 am Ruth & Esther – with Dawn Harding in Room 1 for Ladies Only Relationship Across the Ages – with Wayne Miller in Room 8 for men and ladies Choices that make a difference – with Kathy Miller in Room 9 for Ladies Only
8. R12 LIFE Groups Sunday, 9:15 am – with Tim & Sandy Smith Meeting at church offices Monday, 6:30 pm – with Brian & Dusti Pfleuger Meeting at Tim Gordon’s home in Marathon Monday, 7 pm – with Nick & Susan Shilliff For those in Cortland area Tuesday, 7 pm – with Russ & Shirley Warner For those in Marathon area Tuesday, 7 pm – with Steve & Brenda Tryon Meeting at home of Steve & Brenda Tryon
9. R12 LIFE Groups (Cont’d) Wednesday, 7 pm – with Pastor Matt & Cathy Meeting at their home Thursday, 7 pm – with Phil & Deb Youmans For those in Cortland area Friday, 6:30 pm – with John & Margie Sargent Meeting at their home Friday, 7 pm – Young Adult Group with Tim Gordon Meeting at church offices
10. Special Prayer LIFE Group Tuesday’s Meeting at John & Margie Sargent’s home 6:45 pm Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land. ~ 2 Chronicles 7:14
11. LIFE Groups College & Career –Thursdays 7 pm at the Heath’s Home 2094 Maxfield Road Cortland, NY 13045 Interested in helping at an all-nighter? Word of Life needs your help Nov. 19 in Binghamton! Check us out on Facebook!
12. Camp BaYouCa <ul><li>Help CHANGE the lives of campers this summer by filling up the change jar in the back! </li></ul>
13. Verses of the Month 9 Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor (hate) what is evil; cling to what is good. 10 Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor; 11 not lagging behind in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord. ~ Romans 12: 9 – 11