Worship Service: 9 May 2021



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1) Preparation and Prayer

Good morning! 

Out of my distress I called on the LORD; the LORD answered me and set me free.
The LORD is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?
The LORD is on my side as my helper; I shall look in triumph on those who hate me.
It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man.
It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in princes.


Psalm 118:5–9 (ESV)

2) Announcements

    • 10th Shane Pratt
    • None
  3. Baptismal service! 16 May after the morning service. Please let Carel-J know if you are also interested in being baptised.

  4. AGM: 30 May 2021 

    • Our AGM this year will be on 30 May after the morning service. (My apologies, not 9 May as announced last week)
    • If you would like to nominate someone for deacon or elder, please collect a nomination form from the information desk. Nominations needs to be in no later than 22 May. You can hand in the completed nomination form at the information desk. Please remember that the person you nominate must accept the nomination and also sign the form. 
    • There will be no communal bring-and-share meal this year, due to COVID-19. We look forward to the day when we can do that together again.
    • If you would like to add any items to the agenda, please send them to Carel-J no later than 22 May. 
    • There will no Afrikaans evening service on the 30th of May. We invite everyone to join in together for the morning service.
    • We will vote on new members at the AGM. If you would like to become a member of SBBC, please contact Carel-J ASAP so that you can attend a membership class.

    • We are praying and hoping that we’ll be able to do King’s Kids Week during the week of 19 – 23 July
    • If you would like to apply for the CREW, please download and return by 9 May (TODAY!): Crew Application Form
    • For any further information, please go to the KKW website: http://kingskids.org.za/kkw
    • KKW2021 poster - draft 6 - eng
  1. NEEDING HELP?  If you are struggling emotionally and spiritually and you are needing counseling, please contact Carel-J.
    If you have any physical needs, please contact Carel-J or one of the elders.
  2. PLAN TO HELP THOSE WHO GET SICK WITH COVID-19. We want to help those who need to self-quarantine due to being sick with COVID-19 or who have been in contact with someone who tested positive. This involves two things:
    a) If you do get sick or need to quarantine, please let us know. Let us know what type of help you need. E.g. help with buying your groceries, deliver meals, etc.
    b) We’ll need volunteers who will be able to help with the above (buying / making and delivering food). If you are able to assist in this way, please let Carel-J know.
  3. BADISA FOOD PARCELS – Badisa knows of many vulnerable, poor families who are not able to provide for themselves during these times. They pack and deliver food parcels to these families. You can help by buying and placing non-perishable items in the containers provided at SPAR and OK

3) Testimonies

Please record yourself sharing a testimony and send it to me, so that we can include it in these services.

This can easily be done inside Whatsapp:
1) Open a chat window with me by clicking on my name. (If you don’t have me on Whatsapp, you’ll have to add me: Carel-J 0840717663)
2) Click on the camera icon at the bottom
3) Click on the reverse icon (🔄) to use front-facing camera
4) Hold in the big circle to record a video.

4) Offering


If God leads you to support our ministry, you can either EFT the money into our account (details below) or if you do not have access to EFT, please contact Bruce Waldek to assist you. (Bruce Waldek 076 595 9325).

Still Bay Baptist
ABSA Acc no. 40-8681-9877
Branch code 632005
Acc Type : Business Cheque


5) Prayer

  • PEOPLE ON THE BULLETIN to pray for:
    • Herman and Erika du Preez,
    • Willie van Staden,
    • Malie Dreyer.

    • From: Mark. Please thank all who have been praying. Jill, by God’s grace, is ok. She has feeling and movement in all her limbs. She has a Jefferson fracture ie some fractured neck vertebrae but no torn ligaments there so the neck is stable and no operation is needed. Neck brace for 6+ weeks. She can go home tomorrow and asks for prayer for her her comfort (she’s in some pain) and her and her family to adapt.
      We praise and thank God for bringing her thru the ordeal. It could have been much more serious.
      Thank you again so much for your prayers.

    • HEALTH PROBLEMS Pray for people dealing with health issues:  Martha, Godwin, Gemma Sainsbury, Yvonne and her daughter, Desiree, Garness, Sue (Delene’s sister)
      • Update on the tripplets (great grandchildren of Vicky)
        • “Rest in Peace our little boy Barrett. You will forever live on in our hearts and souls.

          Unfortunately Barrett passed away at 12h00 due to sepsis or highly inflamed intestines. This happened very fast, within 3 hours. The medical team did all they could, but he was just to weak. Mommy and Daddy each gave him a final kiss before he passed away.

          Please give Waldo & Myself some time to process this heavy loss. We will not take calls at this time, and will respond to messages in due course.

          Thanks for all your prayers and support.

          Thorsten and Morgan are still doing fine, and are being closely monitored by Dr Boden.”

      • Marlene is really struggling with chest infections. Please keep her in your prayers as she will go and see the specialist in May again.
    • King’s Kids Week planning. Please pray for God’s wisdom and guidance as we prepare for the July holiday’s King’s Kids Week, so that we can do it in a great way that incorporates COVID-19 safety measures.

6) Praise Singing

7) Communion

8) Message 

9) Final Hymn


10) Blessing

Read this out loud as a blessing over yourself and your family

2 Thessalonians 3:16 (ESV) 
Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all.


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