Webster Presbyterian Church
...that all may come to know Jesus Christ, to love Him, to serve Him, and to enjoy Him forever.

Announcements - June 17, 2018

1.   WELCOME to Webster Presbyterian Church!  We are pleased that you are worshipping with us today.  Visitors are invited to stop by the Welcome Center in the Narthex after the service to learn more about our fellowship.

2.   FLOWERS are given in honor of Hailey’s 24th Birthday by her parents, Mary & Greg Vick.

3.   WE THANK, greeters and ushers Laurie Booher and Beth & Sienna Petrino, and all the other participants for their help with this morning’s worship service.


       -  Filling out the green Prayer Request Cards in your chair racks to be collected during the Offertory.

        -  Additional prayer support for joys or concerns offered at the front of the Sanctuary  following the worship service.

        -  A Prayer Group which meets every Saturday at 9:00 a.m. in the Prayer Room (Room 1) to read scripture and pray together.

5.   ADULT ED. CLASSES:  There are no Adult Ed. Classes today and next Sunday.

6.   ADULT NURSERY VOLUNTEERS are needed for Infants & Preschoolers during  the 9:30 service throughout the summer.  Please speak with Gayl Galen (872-5154) if you are willing to help.

7.   LAST CHANCE TO DONATE SUMMER CLOTHING!  Tomorrow is your last chance to bring in donations of summer clothing for men and children for Cameron Community Ministries as the final delivery will be made to them on Tuesday morning. Please place clothing in designated boxes in the Narthex.

8.   FLUTE RECITAL:  You are cordially invited to attend a flute recital in the sanctuary, given by Sally Turner, flute, and Linda Shapiro, piano, next Sunday, June 24th at 3 P.M .  It will feature music from the French School of flute repertoire.  The recital is open to the Webster community.  A free will offering will benefit Hope House.

9.   THE STRIKEPOINT BELL ENSEMBLE from Duluth, Minnesota will present a concert here in our Sanctuary on Tuesday, June 26th, at 7:00 P.M.  Considered one of the top handbell ensembles in the country, this group of young people has toured extensively throughout the world. Concerts are designed to delight listeners.  Mark your calendar and plan to attend!  Questions? Ask Jackie Anderson, 265-9054.

10.  SUMMER SCHEDULE FOR CHALLENGER BASEBALL AT MIRACLE FIELD: copies of the schedule are available in the Narthex on the “New Beginnings” Bulletin Board.  All are welcome join the yellow shirted team Saturday  at 9:30 am June 30 and July 28!  Questions? Contact Randy Nelson (329-1374 or rnelson8@rochester.rr.com)

11.   MISSION:  Our project this summer is to help Williamson Come-Unity Center pay off the balance on their mortgage, which will enable them to serve even more deserving people in Wayne County and will put them in a sounder financial position.  If we achieve our goal of $9000, they will be able to pay off the entire mortgage! Please prayerfully consider making a generous contribution using the small envelopes in the chair racks.

12.   LETTER TO THE CONGREGATION: Copies of the Session’s letter to the congregation which was read in the service on May 20th are available in the church office for those who are interested.  If you have either joys or concerns regarding our church, we invite you to speak with any Session member, Pastor Larry, or Rev. Eileen.  Thank you!

13.   DRIVERS NEEDED! Some of our elderly members as well as attendees from Phillips Village are in need of a ride to church on Sunday mornings or have need for occasional transportation to doctor appointments.  If you can help, please contact the church office.

14.   OFFICE SUMMER HOURS have begun.  The church office will be open most weekdays from 9:00 A.M. until Noon. The ministers and/or one of the secretaries will be available at other times as well, but on a more flexible schedule that is not as predictable.  Please remember to call ahead to arrange for clerical work or before stopping in to ensure someone is available to help you.

                                                              LECTIONARY PASSAGES

                                                    Today, June 17th                           Next Sunday, June 24th

Old Testament                  I Samuel 15:34 – 16:13               I Samuel 17:1a, 4-11, 19-23

                                                                                                      I Samuel 17:57 – 18:5, 10-16

Psalm                                  Psalm 20                                       Psalm 9:9-20; 133

New Testament                 II Corinthians 5:6-17                 II Corinthians  6:1-13

Gospel                                 Mark 4:26-34                              Mark  4:35-41



“And now these three remain: faith, hope and love.

But the greatest of these is love.”

I Corinthians 13:13