Worship Bulletin – 03/06/2016


Journey with Central Baptist as we walk with Jesus in this season between Epiphany and Lent. Join us as we witness the unfolding revelation of Jesus throughout his life!  

Worship Order

Prelude Welcome and Announcements Passing the Peace Call to Worship – Psalm 32 – p.597 *Hymn of praise – “Amazing Grace” – #343 Opening Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer Sharing of Joys and Concerns OT Reading – Joshua 5:9-12 – p.230 Offering *Song of Thanksgiving – “Doxology” – #815 Praise God from whom all blessings flow.
Praise Him, all creatures here below.
Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host.
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen NT Reading – 2 Corinthians 5:16-21 – p.1240 *Hymn of Preparation – “Come, Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy” – #486 Gospel Reading – Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 – p.1122 Message – “Remember to Seek” – Pastor Wes *Hymn of Invitation – “Be Thou My Vision” – #562


March Benevolence – America For Christ

“Our American Baptist family has a profound heritage as a compassionate, engaging and giving people.” So writes Dr. Jeffrey Haggray, Executive Director of American Baptist Home Mission Societies. This March, give generously to America for Christ, and carry on our legacy of service which proclaims the Love of our Savior!

Soup is upon us!

Come out and be part of the tri-boro Lenten soup-suppers as Central Baptist hosts this Wednesday, March 9! Soup and Salad are served at 6:30 PM, worship follows at 7:30. Suggested donation for the meal is $3. Don’t forget to invite your neighbors!

Holy Week is Coming

Join the Central Baptist family as we celebrate Holy Week. is year’s celebrations will held alongside our Brazilian brothers and sisters, making this a very special season for Central Baptist Church!

Palm Sunday – March 20

Celebrate the opening of Holy Week with our annual celebration of palms!

Maundy Thursday – March 24

Gather with our community at 6:30 PM for a potluck supper and Communion liturgy, celebrated in both English and Portuguese! Pastor Ronnie will be leading our Communion.

Good Friday – March 25

Stand as a witness to the cross as the shadows fall during this Tenebrae Worship. is a solemn time which prepares us for the wonderful joy of Easter.

Easter Sunday – March 27

The celebration begins at Lakeview Memorial Park with the annual Tri-Boro sunrise worship. en come and celebrate our Savior’s resurrection during our 10:30 AM worship.