35 South Main Street
Plains, Pennsylvania 18705
Phone:  570-406-4295
Pastor:  Mark DeSilva
Website:  www.lhbcpa.org
LHBC Sunday Worship Celebration
In-Person & On-Line Streaming
October 10, 2021
"By faith Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau, even regarding things to come. By faith Jacob, as he was dying, blessed each of the sons of Joseph, and worshiped, leaning on the top of his staff."                                            Hebrews 11:19-20






Songs of Praise

Opening Prayer


Scripture Reading - Hebrews 11:17-22

Pastor Appreciation Remarks

Worship Through Giving


                     "Becoming People Of Faith"                    

Part VII: “Leaving A Legacy of Faith”

Closing Song


COVID Protocol - With the recent outbreak of COVID cases, we ask that everyone be aware of our church safety protocols. This includes the wearing masks, for those that are able, as well as practicing social distancing. For anyone who does not feel well or is running a temperature above 100.5, we ask that you remain home and watch our service through our live streaming ministry. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter as our congregation's safety remains our top priority.

Church Giving - Please visit our website if you want to use our convenient ‘on-line giving app’.  It’s available at: www.lhbcpa.org.  Under ‘HANDY INFO’, find the link ‘DONATE TO LIVING HOPE’.  This link will take you to our safe, secure giving page. Thank you for your faithfulness!

Adult Sunday School - Please join us each Sunday from 8:45AM-9:45AM for Adult Sunday School Class. We are continuing our Bible survey of the 66 books of the Bible.

Junior Church - We will have Junior Church today, October 10th. This ministry is designed for children ages 5-11. The children will be dismissed after the offertory in our worship service.

Prayer Group - If you would like to join our prayer group this Monday at 10:00AM, we will be meeting via conference call.  Please call 1-605-562-8401 (toll free) and follow the prompts - entering access code, 2017131# for our conference prayer call.  Thank you!

Youth Group - All children ages 12-18 are welcome to join us every Tuesday evening from 6:00PM - 8:00PM for our Youth Group. This is an encouraging time of fellowship, games, snacks, and Bible study. Make sure you spread the word!

Movie Month - Please join us this Wednesday evening at 6:00PM as we watch the last episode of season one of "The Chosen". Beginning next Wednesday we will resume our special streaming Bible study which will presented live from 6:30PM -8:00PM through YouTube and Face Book.

Special Joint Worship Service - Please make plans to join us next Sunday at the First Church of Christ on Carey Ave, and Horton St. in Wilkes-Barre at 10:00AM for our special joint worship service. This will give each of us a chance to see the new building as well as meet the congregation of First Church. We encourage everyone to attend this import service.  We will be providing shuttle service from our Plains location for anyone interested.  Please plan to be at the church by 9:30AM to take advantage of this opportunity.

Church Hayride - Please make plans to join us for our church hayride at Whistle Pig Farms on Saturday, October 23rd, from noon to 2:30PM. A hayride, camp fire, maze and pumpkins, hot dogs and cider will a part of this special church activity. The cost is only $7 per adult or child and an additional $3 for the maze. Plan to join us by signing up now!

Congregational Meeting & Vote - We plan on conducting a special congregational meeting on Sunday, October 24th, immediately after our service to discuss and vote on the possible relocation of our church. Because of the importance of this meeting our vote will be open to all members and non-members of our church. We ask that everyone plan to attend this vital church meeting!

Small Group Bible Studies - If you are interested in joining one of our small groups this fall, please sign-up now! Our group studies include a "Growth Group" study for younger women offered by Annette Meade and Jonna DeSilva, as well as a special couples study on the book of the Song of Solomon offered by Pastor Mark. These studies provide a great opportunity to get to know others and to grow in your faith.

LHBC Prayer Chain - If you would like to join our prayer chain so you can be notified of prayer requests and special church updates, we ask that you sign-up at our back table by neatly providing your name and email address. Thank you

Church Directory - We are in need of updating our present church directory. We need your help in making this a successful endeavor. Please take time to carefully and neatly fill out our new registration forms which will be used to complete our new directory. Thank you for your cooperation!

Food and Benevolence Needs - If you, or any one you may know, is in need of assistance at this difficult time, please notify Pastor Mark for benevolence needs and Jim and Marti Callahan for food panty needs. Thank you.

35 S Main St

Plains, PA 18705