PRAYERS AND SCRIPTURE READINGS FOR JANUARY
As we continue to celebrate the Christmas and Epiphany seasons, let us continue to focus our hearts and minds through scripture and prayer that God may fill us up with his power so that we may proclaim the good news of peace and goodwill to all people.
Sunday, Dec. 31 - Prayer of the Week
Almighty and everlasting God, you have brought us in safety to this new day. Preserve us with your mighty power, that we may not fall into sin nor be overcome in adversity. In all we do, direct us to the fulfilling of your purpose, through Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen
SUNDAY: Luke 2:22-40
MONDAY: Luke 2:15-21
TUESDAY: Proverbs 1:20-33
WEDNESDAY: Genesis 1:1-5
THURSDAY: Psalm 29
FRIDAY: Acts 19:1-7
SATURDAY: Matthew 2:1-12
Sunday, Jan. 7 - Prayer of the Week
Almighty God, you have filled all the earth with the light of your incarnate Word. By your grace empower us to reflect your light in all that we do, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen
SUNDAY: Mark 1:4-11
MONDAY: Romans 4:1-12
TUESDAY: Acts 22:2-16
WEDNESDAY: Psalm 69:1-5, 30-36
THURSDAY: 1 Samuel 3:1-10 (11-20)
FRIDAY: Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18
SATURDAY: 1 Corinthians 6:12-20
Sunday, Jan. 14 - Prayer of the Week
O God our Father, at the baptism of Jesus you proclaimed him your beloved So and anointed him with the Holy Spirit. Make all who are baptized into Christ faithful to their calling o be our daughters and sons, and empower us all with your Spirit, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen
SUNDAY: John 1:43-51
MONDAY: 2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1
TUESDAY: Luke 18:15-17
WEDNESDAY: Jonah 3:1-5, 10
THURSDAY: Acts 4:8-13
FRIDAY: Psalm 62:5-12
SATURDAY: 1 Corinthians 7:29-31
Sunday, Jan. 21 - Prayer of the Week
Blessed Lord God, you have caused the holy scriptures to be written for the nourishment of your people. Grant that we may hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them, that, comforted by your promises, we may embrace and forever hold fast to the hope of eternal life, through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen
SUNDAY: Mark 1:14-20
MONDAY: Proverbs 8:1-21
TUESDAY: Deuteronomy 3:23-29
WEDNESDAY: Deuteronomy 18:15-20
THURSDAY: Galatians 1:11-24
FRIDAY: Psalm 111
SATURDAY: 1 Corinthians 8:1-13
Sunday, Jan. 28 - Prayer of the Week
Almighty and ever-living God increase in us the gifts of faith, hope and love; and that we may obtain what your promise, make us love what your command, through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen
SUNDAY: Mark 4:21-28
MONDAY: Psalm 35:1-10
TUESDAY: Job 36:1-23
WEDNESDAY: Isaiah 40:21 -31
THURSDAY: Psalm 147:1-11, 20c
FRIDAY: Luke 2:22-40
SATURDAY: 1 Corinthians 9:16-23
If you have a prayer request, contact Donna Fuls. Anyone, male or female is welcome to be part of our prayer chain. If you'd like your name added to our group, please contact Donna Fuls at her home, 610-588-0629.
2017 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
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REV. LARRY D. LAINE, PASTOR
MRS. PATRICIA A. SHOUP, MINISTER OF MUSIC
MRS. KAY F. MOOSCH, PARISH SECRETARY
MRS. DEBORAH K. HINE, SEXTON
Website: www. tlcbangor.com
Pastor’s Cell Phone # 757-613-7126
Pastor Laine’s e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Office – 610-588-2023 Fax. No. – 610-588-8904
Bulletin Cover For January 28......
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY
The Prayer Shawl Ministry will meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm at Terry Smith's home. This month's meeting will be January 9th.
The book for January is "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance. Book club will meet Tuesday, January 16 at 7:00 pm at the home of Pastor and Diane Laine.
BULLETIN SPONSORS ARE NEEDED
Bulletin Sponsors are needed for January 14, January 21 and Januay 28. If you are interested in any of these dates, please see Kay after worship or call the church office, 610-588-2023. The cost is $15.00 per bulletin sponsor.
OPEN DATED FOR ALTAR FLOWERS
Altar flowers are needed for January 14, January 21 and January 28. If you are interested in any of these dates, please see Kay after worship or call the church office, 610-588-2023. The cost is $20.00 for one vase, $40,00 for two vases.