The First Sunday in Lent-March 5, 2017 10:45 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7; Psalm 32; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11

Message:  "Giving Up Control" Rev. Leslie


  • The Loose Offering will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry today, March 5. 
  •  The Deacons will meet tomorrow, March 6 at 6:00 pm.

  • The Session will meet tomorrow, March 6 at 7:00 pm.

  • Community Bible Study on Wednesday nights at MoCo.  We will color the Stations of the  Cross banners at 6 pm and have Bible Study reflecting on the Scriptures behind them at 7 pm.  Our first meeting will be this Wednesday, March 8 and going through Wednesday, April 12. 

  • Presbyterian Women will meet this Wednesday, March 8 at 7 pm.  There will be devotions, meeting and social.  No program this month.  We welcome any women of the church who are interested in the mission work of the PW to join us for a time of devotions and fellowship. 

  • Project Hope Sunday is next Sunday, March 12! The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Cake Mixes, Frosting, Pudding, and Jell-O or any other nonperishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; please make checks payable to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to our HOPE Representative:  Ruth Ann Herman.


Don’t forget to set your clocks

 Ahead 1 hour

Next Sunday, March 12 at 2 am!


Raise the Roof Campaign

We have launched our Raise the Roof Campaign to replace the roof on the church.  Pledge cards are available on the narthex table.  Building Fund/Raise the Roof envelopes are available in the pews.


Local Happenings

  • Our Mohawk Meals on Wheels route needs two volunteers to deliver meals every-other Wednesday in our area. Anyone interested in helping with this service to the community may call the Westfield Church office at 724-667-7045 to find out more information.

  • We are invited to joyfully celebrate the Ordination and Installation Service of David R. Champ on Sunday, March 19, 5:00 pm.  Join us as Rev. Champ is confirmed as Minister of Word and Sacrament and installed as Associate Pastor for Youth and Family Ministries of Westfield Presbyterian Church.  Dinner to follow in the Fellowship Hall.  RSVP for dinner by Sunday, March 12 by calling the church office at 724-667-7045 or emailing the office:

F.D. Campbell Library News

*Tech Time-Mondays, 12 pm by appt.

*Pre-K Free Play-Every Thursday, 2 pm

*”The Time of Your Life”-Every Thursday, 12:30 pm

*Adult Coloring-Every Friday, 1:00 pm

*Friends of the Library meeting-Saturday, March 18, 9 am @ MOCO House  

*Lego Club-Saturday, March 25, 1 pm

  •  Adult Art Therapy:  Saturday, March 18, 2 pm.  Jazz up your garden or landscaping this spring with “Painted Garden Rocks.”  All ages are welcome! 

  • Family Movie Night:  Saturday, March 18, 6:30 pm at our church.  We will be showing “Moana”Free Admission, popcorn, snacks and beverages, a fun time for everyone! 
  • Book Club: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30 pm.  This month’s Title is:  “Titans” by Leila Meacham.  Call 724-667-7939 to reserve your copy.


Bessemer Presbyterian Church


(Christ Living in Christian Kids)

All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, March 11

7 am-11 am

 All you can eat pancake breakfast and silent auction.  All proceeds from the breakfast will go toward our Easter Egg Hunt and this year’s Bessemer VBS (Vacation Bible School).  The breakfast includes an all you can eat Pancakes, meat, eggs, fruit, MOCO house coffee, and orange juice.   Tickets for this event before and after worship today, February 12, 19, 26 and March 5.  Tickets will be Adults-$ 8.00, Child 6-12-$ 4.00 and Child 5 and under Free.  Tickets will also be available at the door! 


Bessemer Rotary Ziti Dinner

Sunday, March 26, 2017

11:30 AM-2 PM

Mohawk High School Cafeteria

$ 9.00 Adults

$ 4.50 Children (under 12)

Tickets will be available at the Door!

Take Outs Available!


BPC OfficeComment