TWELFTH BAPTIST CHURCH
Is at Home With the Lord
Wake – Friday September 20th 4:00pm till 8:00pm
Twelfth Baptist Church 160 Warren St Roxbury MA 02119
“A LIGHT IN THE COMMUNITY”
CELEBRATING NEW LIFE IN CHRIST
Praise, Prayer and Preaching
Rev. Arthur T. Gerald, Jr. – Senior Pastor
Rev. Michael E. Haynes – Pastor Emeritus
Rev. Willie Bodrick II and Rev. Jeffrey Brown Associate Pastors
Bro. Darryl “Coach” Simpson Coordinator of Youth Ministries
Bro. Jonathan W. Singleton Minister of Music
Ministers in Residence:
Rev. Phillip Ross – Rev. Bernard Spencer – Minister Shirley Adams –
Minister Elizabeth Crockton – Minister Naomi Crumb – Minister Rachel Idowu
BEREAVEMENTS: The Haynes Family on the passing of theie Father Michael E. Haynes… Sis. Linda Brown San Martin & family on the death of her paternal uncle, Rev. Dr. Curtis Brown of Cleveland, Ohio. Condolences …Sis. Clementine Ross & family on the death of her fi rst cousin, Roscoe Young of Maryland. Condolences
CONTINUED PRAYERS REQUESTED: Please continue to pray for
Rev. Phillip Ross,
Deacons Emerson Brathwaite, and Hozel Murray,
Deaconesses Hazel Stevens,
Bro. Clarence & Sis. Wanda Jones,
Sis Frances Chalmers,
Sis. Delsie Hodgson,
Sis. Elaine Morrison,
Sis. Anna Ekpenyong,
Sis. Diane Dujon,
Sis. Margaret Hill,
Sis. Mary Lue Moore,
Sis. Carolyn Jones,
Mrs. Geraldine Brown,
Ms. Helen Miller,
Mr. Roscoe Baker,
Mr. Joseph Stephens,
and former members,
Charlotte (Paris) Dixon and
Windol (Sonny) Lomax.
THANK YOU, TBC MEMBERS: thank you for the many prayers and cards I received as I celebrated another birthday. Sis. Rudell Peeler. are invited to join. See Sis. Barbara Gibbs or Sis. Michelle Bernardez. The next meeting is scheduled for September 28th.
MENS FELLOWSHIP NEWS: Our Men’s Weekend Saturday September 21st “Discipleship 101 – Tune Up” Wordshop Sessions – have been rescheduled to Saturday October 19th due the the Funeral services for or beloved Pastor Emeritus Rev. Michael E Haynes…
CHURCHWOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP: Our Churchwomen will meet on Saturday, September 28th 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon in the Haynes Community Room. All TBC women are invited to be part of this ministry. We can’t do it without you!
ANNUAL KING SOLOMON CONCERT – October 20th, 2019 4:00pm
160 Warren Street, Roxbury, MA 02119 …Featuring: Lance Martin, Anthony Calvin Grant, Sis Darlene Wynn, TBC Liturgical Dancers, Sis Beverly Irish, Also Appearing will be Carl Smith and the Branches Steel Orchestra… Donation $15.00 – Don’t Miss It…
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PAGEANT: MUSIC Dance.edu presents a College Scholarship Pageant, Saturday, October 26, 2019 7:00 P.m. at Lombardo’s Function Hall, Randolph, MA. Prizes include- Cash scholarship, a crown, flowers, and prizes. Awardees churches will receive cash love gifts. College-bound spiritual, girls ages 14-19 years are invited to participate in the College Scholarship Pageant. Applications available in Central Office.
GIRL SCOUTS MINISTRY RESUMES: Our Girl Scouts Ministry will meet on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month at 1:30 P.M. All girls ages 5 and up are invited to join. See Sis. Barbara Gibbs or Sis. Michelle Bernardez. The next meeting is scheduled for September 28th.
PRIMARY ELECTION DAY: Primary Election Day is Tuesday, September 24th . All registered voters are encouraged to get out and vote
CALL MEETING: All TBC Members, in good standing are encouraged to be present on Sunday, September 29th immediately following our Worship Service for a Call Meeting . The one Agenda item is in regards to church membership
SAVE THE DATES: Friday and Sunday, September 20th and 22nd Men’s Fellowship Weekend … Saturday, September 28th Church women’s Meeting … Sunday, September 29th 9:30 A.M. … Sunday School Ralley … Sunday, September 29th Call Church Meeting … Saturday, October 5th Deaconesses Retreat … Saturday, October 5th First Time Homeowners Informational Session … Sunday, October 20th 4:00 P. M. King Solomon Ministry Annual Concert … Tuesday, October 22nd 6:45 P. M. Church Council … Sunday, October 27th Church Members Meeting … Sunday, November 3rd Daylight Savings Time Ends … Friday, November 15th – Sunday, November 17th Women’s Weekend … Saturday, December 14th Angel Tree Celebration … Friday, December 20th Annual Community Christmas Celebration … Tuesday, December 24th 10:30 P. M. Christmas Eve Service … Tuesday, December 31st 10:30 P.M. Watchnight Service …Sunday, January 12, 2020 4:00 P.M. MLK Convocation … Tuesday, January 22nd Annual Annual Church Council … Sunday, January 26th Annual Church Members Meeting .
… OTHER NOTICES …
KITCHEN MINISTRY NEWS: Do you like to cook? Do you and your family or friends like getting together in the kitchen? Then … we need you. Meal preparers are needed for Sundays and an occasional repast. If interested speak to Sis. Sonia Lawrence or Sis. Barbara Gibbs… Beginning next Sunday (July 7th) through the second Sunday in September (9/8/2019), Take out meals only!
WATCH TBC SERVICES ON BOSTON CABLE, OR INTERNET | YouTube
(On demand, Over 250 to choose from)
TBC Service Video DVDs: – Please leave your A-V requests in Bookshelf. We are here to respond to your requests Sis. Stephanie Janey, Coordinator Bookshelf, Bro. Sidney H. Burton, Jr., Coordinator A-V Ministry
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES BEGIN at 9:30AM.
We are looking forward to seeing you and your family.
Please join your age group and Sunday School Teachers in one of the following locations:
Infants & Toddlers: Paula Price – Ewing Hall (lower level Main Building)
Elementary School: Grades 1-5 Brianna Forde & Alma Wright (Shaw Hall)
Middle School: Grades 6-8 Deacon Andrew Henry & Winston Bodrick (Deaconess Room)
High School: Grades 9-12 Darryl Simpson & Brenda Richardson(142 Warren St.)
Adult: Co-ed Minister Rachel Idowu – (Hester Hall)
Adult: Women Minister Liz Crockton – (Haynes Room)
FRIDAY NIGHT PRAYER SERVICE:
DID YOU KNOW? There are TBC members who would LOVE to come to Friday Night Prayer Service, but need a ride to and from their home. If you are willing and able to provide this`service, please leave your name in our Central Office.
THRIFT SHOP MINISTRY NEWS:
Please support the TBC Thrift Shop by participating in their “Clothing Drive” . They are in desperate need of slightly worn spring and summer clothing – all sizes children, women, and men. the donations can be left in the Central Office during the Thrift Shop’s off hours. Please mark bags CLOTHING DRIVE. After the Thrift Shop is replenished a yard sale will be held to give back to the community and our Church family.
Our Thrift Shop Ministry is in need of volunteers (male or female) for Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. If interested please contact Sis. Florence Sealy..
Transportation Ministry is in need of van drivers Sundays, and an occasional Tuesday. If interested and have a good driving record, please speak to Bro. Jay O’Neal.
BELL, Jr., Clarence W. – BYRON, Oliver L. – CRADDOCK, Allen G.
DAWSON, Charles E. – DAWSON, Mollie – FISHER, Raymond T.
FLOYD, Isiah – GOSS, Donalexander – GREEN, Curley
HUMPHREY, Jimmy – JAMES, Arthur T. – JANEY, II, William H.
JOHNSON, Dorothy – JONES, Clarence J. – LOPEZ, III, Anthony – MURRAY, Hozel E.
NOBLES, Jr., Maurice – NOBLES, Raymond – SPENCER, Rev. Bernard
Churchwomen’s Fellowship – Distinguished Brotherhood of Senior Men –
Liberian Fellowship – Men’s Fellowship
Senior Citizen’s “Swingers” Fellowship – Youth Fellowship
After School Program – American Sign Language – Audio-Visual -Baby Dedication – Black History Committee – Bookshelf – Chancel Chorale – Chapel Choir – Children’s Choir – Children’s Nursery – Choral Ensemble – Christian Preschool – Clothes Rack/Thrift Store – Computer Center- Dorcas Ministry – – Exercise Ministry – Flower Ministry – Food Pantry Ministry – Girl Scouts Ministry -Grant Writing – Handbell Choir – Junior Church Ministry – King Solomon Ministry – Kitchen Ministry – Liturgical Dance Ministry – Nurses’ Ministry -Prison Ministry – S.A.M.H. Housing – Security Team – Shepherding Ministry – Summer Enrichment Program – Sunday Bible School – Team 13 – P.A.M. – Telephone Ministry – Transportation Ministry – Ushers’ Ministry – Visitors’ Welcome – Youth Choir
DAY OF PRAYER AND FASTING
Pray Until Something Happens
TBC SHEPHERDING MINISTRY
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM
SecondAfricanMeetingHouse / Twelfth Baptist Church
A Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston Inc.
Victory generation After School Program
Monday – Friday 2 P.M. until 6:00 P.M.
September 6th through June 17th
Children ages 5 – 13 year of age
Contact us @ 617 427 5158
LOOKING FOR A MINISTRY
ON WHICH TO SERVE?
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
In view of the Great commission of our Lord Jesus Christ
in thanksgiving for His great love for us,
and in obedience to the Word of God,
the mission of Twelfth Baptist Church is:
To extend the love of God to others
through proclaiming the Good News
and providing Christ-centered ministries
to meet the temporal needs of the people whom God loves;
To build up the body of Christ
through prayer, fellowship, teaching
and exercising our faith; and
To worship God in our corporate and individual lives.
Call into our PRAYER line
515-604-9094 | 12:15pm – 12:45pm
Meeting ID Number: 470-706-869
Please Note: Some meetings and activities are specific to TBC members and are subject to change.
Any questions can be addressed to our Central Office
@ 617 442 7855 | Fax: 617.442.8784
Rev. Gerald 617.442.7854 – PreSchool 617.427.0273
After School Program: 617.427.5158