Bethany Baptist Church
Sunday Worship - October 17, 2021
Sunday morning worship @ 10:30AM
Locations & Times
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  • Bethany Baptist Church
    2353 E Grand Blanc Rd, Grand Blanc, MI 48439, USA
    Saturday 9:00 AM
Prayer Gathering
Throughout the month of October we will be gathering to pray for through the responsibilities God has entrusted to our care. We will focus most directly on the work/labor to which God has called us.

The Labor of our Hands
Adapted from an Article from Desiring God entitled “20 Verses for God-Centered Administrators.”

1. God-centered work is not work with God as an appendage or afterthought. He is the core, the root, the source, the origin, the power, the point of it all.

From him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory forever. Amen. (Romans 11:36)

The God who made the world and everything in it, being Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in temples made by man, nor is he served by human hands, as though he needed anything, since he himself gives to all mankind life and breath and everything. (Acts 17:24–25)

2. The chief credential of the God-centered labor is: God.
God is “for us” in carrying out his plan, not necessarily our own. His enabling grace is more crucial than our academic credentials or years of experience, though we do not disparage such credentials supplied in his kind providence.

What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? (Romans 8:31)

3. God-centeredness implies, requires, and builds humility.
What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as if you did not receive it? (1 Corinthians 4:7)

4. If God is the main worker, ask him to work.
You do not have, because you do not ask. (James 4:2)

Jesus said to them, “This kind cannot be driven out by anything but prayer.” (Mark 9:29)

Worship through Giving

As God has so richly blessed us in Christ may we be faithful to use our resources for Him

https://www.bbgb.org/donate/
Worship through Song: Jesus
Our God
Worthy of it All
What a Beautiful Name
Christ Be Magnified
Worship through the Word: The Expression of Unity (Ephesians 4:7-13)
Pastor Jonathan’s Establishing Series Class
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If you are a part of my class please read and be prepared to discuss Acts 13:1-14:28; 15:36-16:5; Acts 20:17-28
Thank You
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Dear Bethany Family,
Thank you so very much for your generosity and love you expressed towards me in the celebration of my birthday. It has been a privilege to serve the Lord amongst you, and I am daily thankful for the church family that God has blessed us with.

In Love, Jonathan
Senior Servants Gatherings
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We want to make all of those who are a part of our Senior Servants group aware of the schedule for the next 3 months as there are a few modifications to the schedule.

Tuesday, November 23 - Thanksgiving Fellowship at 10:30 am at the home of Jonathan and Traci Wass (4315 Covey Lane).

Tuesday, December 14 - Christmas Gathering (details to be announced)
Bottle Deposits for Missions:
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If you would be interested in donating your cans, please contact Pastor Jonathan and he will arrange a time with you to bring your cans to the church building.