The Third Sunday After Epiphany-January 21, 2018, 10:45 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Jonah 3:1-5, 10; Psalm 62; I Corinthians 7:29-31; Mark 1:14-20

Message:  "So What If I Don't Take The Call?"


  • The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Cereals, Pancake Mix, Syrup, and/or any other non-perishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; or checks made out to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to Ruth Ann Herman.

  • The deadline to submit information for the February 2018 newsletter is today, January 21.  The February 2018 newsletter will be passed out next Sunday, January 28.

  • The Annual Reports:  The Annual Reports will be passed out today, January 21.

  • There will be a Coffee Hour after worship today, January 21 in the over flow room.

  • Bible Study will meet Monday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 24. 10 am at MOCO House.  The book we are studying is "A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World" by Paul Miller.  All are welcome to join us. 

  • The Annual Congregational meeting is Sunday, January 28, 2018.  The congregation at that time will vote to receive the 2017 financial reports and approve the 2018 Pastoral Terms of Call.

  • 4G Young Adult Bible Study will meet Monday, January 29, 6:30 pm at MOCO House.

Bessemer’s Per Capita for 2018

Per Capita is a “per capita” contribution that supports the ongoing ministries of the Presbyterian Church, the Synod of the Trinity, and the Presbytery of Shenango.  Whether you are aware of it or not, our presbytery is vastly supportive of our congregation and our mission.  Because we wish to continue our contributions and enable the mission of the greater church, we ask each member to consider donating their part.  The breakdown is as follows:                                               

Presbytery of Shenango              $ 28.06

Synod of the Trinity            + $   2.30

General Assembly               +$   7.73

                                                                                      Total Apportionment               $ 38.09 per member

Local Happenings

Pulaski Presbyterian Church is having a Ham Dinner on Saturday, February 3 from 11 am-3 pm.  The cost is Adults $ 9.00, Children 2-12 $ 5.00 and Children under 2 is FREE.  The dinner includes Ham, Potatoes, Gravy, Vegetables, Salad, Drink and Dessert.  The proceeds of this dinner will go to help people still affected by Hurricane Harvey.  The church is located at 110 Liberty Street, Pulaski, PA.

F. D. Campbell Memorial Library News

*Tech Time, Monday’s @ 12 noon

*Adult Coloring Every Friday at 1:00 pm.

*Kids Painting-Saturday, January 27, 1 pm

 *Kids Paint, Saturday, January 27, 1 pm.  Join us for an afternoon of creativity and fun.  Experiment with different kinds of paints, painting tools, and brushes, and paint your very own masterpiece on canvas to take home.  Call the library 724-667-7939 to reserve your space.  Reservations appreciated, walk-ins also welcome.

Bessemer Presbyterian Church


All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, January 27

7 am-10 am

 All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes, Eggs, Meat, and Fruit, plus MoCo House Coffee and a silent auction.  Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for kids ages 6-12, and 5 and under are free.   Tickets may be purchased at the door.  Proceeds go to support Bessemer Presbyterian C.L.i.C.K., the church’s youth ministry.  



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