WELCOME TO TWELFTH BAPTIST CHURCH

CHRISTIANS ASSEMBLED ON THE LORD’S DAY
Celebrating Jesus Christ King of Kings
10:45 A.M. 19 January 2020

PRAISE
Praise & Worship
Musical Prelude
Call to Worship – Minister – Ronald Jones
Congregational – Hymn 490
“The Battle Hymn of the Republic”
PRAYER – Rev. Jeffrey L. Brown
Prayer Response – The Ensemble
BAPTISM
Choral Selection – The Ensemble
PRESENTATIONS
Our Visitors – Minister Rachel Idowo
Our Thanks to God – Minister Shirley Adams
Pledges, Tithes and Offerings – Hymn 378
“Just a Little Talk with Jesus”
Dedication
Reception of New Members
PROCLAMATION of God’s Divine Word
Dr. Joshua Bartholomew
Choral Selection -The Ensemble
PREACHING – Rev. Willie Bodrick, II
Invitation – Hymn 354
Come to Jesus”
Dedication of our Youth Center – The Spot”

PARTING
The Benediction -Minister Elizabeth Crockton
“The Musical Postlude

Rev. Arthur T. Gerald, Jr. – Senior Pastor
Rev. Willie Bodrick II and Rev. Jeffrey Brown Associate Pastors
Dr. Joshua Bartholomew, Youth Minister
Bro. Jonathan W. Singleton Minister of Music
Ministers in Residence:
Rev. Phillip Ross – Rev. Bernard Spencer – Minister Shirley Adams
Minister Elizabeth Crockton – Minister Rachel Idowu
updated 1/18/2020

TBC NOTICES

BEREAVED FAMILIES: Sis. Carolyn Coleman & family on the death of her brother, Terrence Davis of California. Condolences: The Coleman Family… Minister Ronald Jones & family on the death of his cousin, Eugene Jones of Virginia. Condolences The Jones Family…

SICK AND SHUT-IN UPDATE: Sis. Dorothy Leak-Neblett has returned home from here stay at hospital… Bro. Edward Woodson Home.

PRAYERS REQUESTED: Deacons Emerson Brathwaite and Hozel Murray; Deaconesses Sharon Keyes, Leoner Woodson and Hazel Stevens; Brother Clarence & Sister Wanda Jones; Brother Tommie Campbell, Sister Frances Glenn-Chalmers; Sister Delsie Hodgson; Sister Elaine Morrison; Sister Anna Ekpenyong; Sister Diane Dujon; Sister Deloris Rodriguez, Sister Carolyn Jones; Sister Christiana Parks; Sister Mary Lue Moore; Sister Jewel Vanderhoop; Sister Shawn O’Neal; Sister Monica Wright; Brother Edward Woodson; Brother ” omas Perry; Mrs. Geraldine Brown; Ms. Helen Miller; Mr. Roscoe Baker; Mr. Donald Woodson; Mr. Maurice Turner; and Brother Daniel Watson.

SAVE THE DATES:
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:45 P.M. Annual Church Council Meeting …
Sunday, January 26, 2020 1:00 P.M. Annual Church Members Meeting…
Sunday, April 19, 2020 3:00 P. M. Annual Piano Summit.

SCHOOL OF THE BIBLE: ” ere will be NO School of the Bible on Tuesday, January 21st. Classes will resume on January 28th.

JUST A REMINDER: Please do not leave personal items in the Ladies Lounge … Ministries please check your mail slots … Please put your phones in the o! position or on mute when entering the buildings … Please label all items le# in the Central O% ce.. In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., our PreSchool, A# er School Program and Central O% ce will be closed on Monday, January 20tth

CHURCH-WOMEN’S NEWS: All TBC women are encouraged to attend the next women’s fellowship meeting on Saturday, January 25th 10:00 A.M. Food, fun and Fellowship – bring a gift for the Yankee Swap and your favorite dish for the “pot blessed” luncheon. For more information see Sis. Paula Henry, Sis. Janyce Murray Sis. Brenda Nobles or First Lady Henrietta Gerald.

FEBRUARY BIRTHDAYS: DIX, Lisa 02/01 | MOORE, Mary Lue 02/01 |IDIOKITAS, Christine 02/03 | WRIGHT, Monica 02/07 | EKPENYONG, Anna 02/09 | ADAMS, Izeal 02/11 | DIXON, Angela 02/11 | THOMAS, Mittie 02/12 | BELL, Clarence 02/13 | PEARSON, Flossie 02/16 | SMITH, Dorothy (Mae) 02/19 | BURTON-GOSS, Sadie 02/20 | WATSON-WILLIAMS, Lanette 02/22 

BE A CENSUS WORKER: HIRING NOW! $27.50/HR. Apply on line@ 2020 census.gov/jobs or go to the 2020 Census Job Fair on Wednesday, January 29th 2:00 P. M. – 5:00 P.M. Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment, 7 Palmer Street , 2nd Floor, Roxbury 617-541-2670. See our bulletin board for details.

CHURCHWOMEN’S NEWS:
Ladies, plan now to attend our Churchwomen’s Fellowship meeting on Saturday, January 25th 10:00 A.M. This will be a meeting of fun and fellowship including a “Pot Blessed” luncheon and Yankee Swap Gift exchange. Gifts should be wrapped and cost no more than $20.00. See Sis. Paula Henry, Janyce Murray, Brenda Nobles or First Lady Gerald. for details.

TWELFTH BAPTIST CHURCH, INC. NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING All Twelfth Baptist Church, Inc. Members in good standing are hereby notified of the Annual Meeting scheduled for SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2020 1:00 P.M. SHAW & HESTER HALLS ONE SIXTY WARREN STREET ROXBURY, MASSACHUSETTS 02119 Dr. Arthur T. Gerald, Jr., Moderator Beatrice Gonshan, Church Clerk

SCHOOL OF THE BIBLE:
There will be NO School of the Bible on Tuesday, January 21st. Classes will resume on January 28th.

SCHOOL OF THE BIBLE
Tuesdays – 7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.
Rev. Willie Bodrick, II, Facilitator

… OTHER NOTICES …

THERE IS A SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS FOR EVERYONE 9:30 A.M.
NURSERY @ EWING HALL with MS Paula
GRADES 1-5 @ SHAW HALL with Ms. Wright and Ms. Brianna
GRADES 6-8 @ DEACONESS ROOM with Deacon Henry
HIGH SCHOOL – 142 WARREN STREET with Coach and Ms. Richardson
ADULT (WOMEN) @ HAYNES COMMUNITY ROOM,
with Ms. Wier, Min. Crockton, and Mrs. Phillips
ADULT (MEN & WOMEN) @ HESTER HALL
with Min. Idowu, Rev. Spencer, and Min. Jones
MEMBERSHIP PREPARATION @ MILLS ROOM
with Pastor Gerald, Deacon Bartholomew, and Deaconess Stewart
more

A REQUEST FROM OUR KITCHEN MINISTRY:
If you would like a take-out meal and have a meeting to attend, PLEASE pick up your meal before going to your meeting.

CHILDREN’S CHOIR:
Our Children’s Choir is open to all children ages 4 to 12 The choir rehearses at 10:00 A.M. on Saturdays. See Sis. Linda Brown San Martin or Sis. Brenda Richardson.

OUR VETERANS
Clarence W. BELL, JR. – Oliver L.BYRON, – Allen G. CRADDOCK, – Charles E. DAWSON, –
Mollie DAWSON, – Isiah FLOYD, – Donalexander GOSS, – Curley GREEN , –
Jimmy HUMPHREY, – Arthur JAMES, – William H.JANEY, II , – Dorothy JOHNSON, – Dorothy –
Clarence J. JONES, – Anthony LOPEZ, III, – Hozel E. MURRAY, – Maurice NOBLES, Jr., –
Raymond NOBLES, – Rev. Bernard SPENCER,

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…

WATCH PREVIOUS SUNDAY’S SERVICE ON BOSTON COMMUNITY ACCESS TV
Sunday Evenings – Cable Channel A-23 – or INTERNET – BNNTV.org
WATCH OVER 280 -TBC SERVICES ON – YOUTUBE – “Any Time 24 hours a day.

DVD VIDEO OF TBC SERVICES:  – 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

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.

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

VOLUNTEER NEEDED:
Some of our ministries are in need of volunteers –
Audio Visual Ministry  / (A/V) see Brother Sidney Burton;
Senior and Junior Ushers / see Sis. Frances Chalmers;
Kitchen Ministry / see Sis. Sonia Lawrence or Sis. Barbara Gibbs;
Telephone Ministry / see Sis. Clara Bell.
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
see Brother Jay O’Neal; Thrift Shop Ministry see Sis. Florence Sealy; Sunday 

OUR MINISTRIES
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

CHURCH FELLOWSHIPS
Churchwomen’s Fellowship – Distinguished Brotherhood of Senior Men –
Liberian Fellowship – Men’s Fellowship
Senior Citizen’s “Swingers” Fellowship – Youth Fellowship

DAY OF PRAYER AND FASTING
Pray Until Something Happens

OUR MISSION STATEMENT
In view of the Great commission of our Lord Jesus Christ

(Matthew 28:18-20),
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.

“FRIDAY PRAYER LINE” 515-604-9094
from 12:15pm through 12:45pm
Meeting ID Number: 470-706-869

REVEREND DR. MICHAEL E. HAYNES ” CELEBRATION OF LIFE”
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Call Central Office – 617.442.7855 – office@tbcboston.org

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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
Other Contacts
Rev. Gerald 617.442.7854 – PreSchool 617.427.0273
After School Program: 617.427.5158