Bulletin • Sunday, August 2




Worshiping the Lord in Spirit and Truth


August 2, 2020

A Year in Ephesians

Norman Dixon, Pastor


Email: Dixonnorm@comcast.net

Web Site:  www.manbecks.org

Organ Prelude to prepare your heart for worship

Welcome and opportunities to Worship and Serve

Greet one another in the Name of Jesus          


Call to Worship – Psalm 91:1-2               

* Opening Chorus #193                                                 God Is So Good

* Invocation 

* Opening Hymn #56                                            To God Be the Glory

First Scripture Luke 11:5-13

Praise Hymn #654                                        Change My Heart, O God  

*Prayer Hymn #718                                                              Day by Day 

**Pastoral Prayer

Offering of Tithes and Gifts to the Lord 

via offering plates in the back of the Sanctuary  

Special Music – Zach Kurtz

Scripture:  Mark 10:17-19 

Sermon:  “God is GOOD all the time!”

* Hymn of response #692                          God Will Take Care of You


* Recessional Response #235        Take the Name of Jesus (1st verse)  


Leave to Serve

  *Please Stand                                                **Please kneel (if able)

“We live in a generation where the people ignore God and then blame Him for the chaos that follows.”




  • Pig Roast meeting                                                             10:00 A.M.


  • Building Fund Offering


  • August 18 – Official Board Meeting                                 7:00 P.M.
  • August 29 – Newsletter                                                      7:00 P.M.
  • August 30 – Special Offering

Statistics:  July 26, 2020

                                  Attendance:  Worship Service – 33

                                                          Worship Service – $729.00

                                                Special Offering (CEF) – $234.00


Pig Roast will be held on September 12.  Meetings will be held during the next few weeks.

At this date the Autumn Stroll is still going to be held.


  • Deb R. (niece needs hysterectomy) 
  • Katie (veterinarian was in an accident)
  • Jen (traveling mercies/beach)
  • Carol (Chris & family in VA/better trip coming home)
  • Jen (4H kids/no fair/will be doing on-line auction)
  • Betty (Granddaughter Carlee had knee surgery)
  • Carol (Treatment of Jenny)
  • Kathy Price (fractured left forearm and she’s healing)
  • Pray for our service men and women
  • Those battling cancer:

Pastor Lloyd Yeager (prostate cancer)  

Tim Ditzler – stage 4 pancreatic cancer            Bob Kramer

Mike       Sis Sagusky        Jake Wolfe           Rick Fidler

Cindy Segal (liver cancer)

Bill (Deb had radiation and they got the spot but found more)


  • Military:  Zack Frankfort, Navy     Keith Gillespie   

               Ashley Somers, Navy       Caleb Reiter

         Lois’s grandson, Kolby – Air Force

  • Nursing home/Assisted living residents

               Grace Kimmel   Nancy Wildsmith          

  Edgar Bennett 


  • Jen (they learned a few things when Liam came out of wisdom teeth surgery)


  • Decision on Week Day Church School
  • Joe Toy (Street ministry in Philadelphia)
  • Jamie and Anita Farr (Wycliffe in Florida)
  • Robert and Bettina Schaeffer (L.I.F.E. Ministries in New York City)
  • Wagner’s & Stoltzfus’s (Rift Valley Academy in Africa)