INTERMOUNTAIN BAPTIST CHURCH
Our Purpose:  IBC exists to invite people into community with God and His people, equipping them to follow and serve Christ.
 
ORDER OF WORSHIP                                                December 14, 2014
Announcements                                                                                                                      
 
Call to Worship
 
Opening Prayer
 
Lighting of Advent Wreath
 
Songs of Praise
 
Offering
 
Songs of Praise
 
Sermon                                  Romans 5:1-5
 
Closing Song
 
Benediction
(Please feel free to stand or sit during our time of singing.)
 
THIS WEEK'S SERVANTS
“For they refreshed my spirit as well as yours. Give recognition to such…” (1 Cor. 16:18)
 
Jill Martinez and Debbie Petersen (Nursery);  The Bickleys (Greeters); Geraldine and Simone Hanagarne (Church Cleaning)
 
NEXT WEEK'S SERVANTS
Church Cleaning:  Shanelle and Skie Kent
12/21 Nursery:  Joan Manning and Tasha Demorest
12/21 Greeters:   Jill Martinez
 
SUNDAY MORNING PRAYER
Please join us in the office building Sundays at 8:30 a.m. for prayer!  
 
 
THIS WEEK AT INTERMOUNTAIN
Sunday:  Prayer Meeting: 8:30 a.m. in the office building.
Sunday:  Sunday School (all ages)   9:45 a.m.
Sunday:  Worship Service 11:00 a.m.
Sunday:   Mini-Inks College/Career Group, 6 p.m. at Kent home (see insert)
Tues:  Gospel of John Bible study 7-8:30 p.m. in Youth Room
Wed:  Bible Study 6:30 p.m. call for details.
Wed:  Adult Home Fellowship: (on break)Truth Project starts 1/7/15.
Thurs:  Good News Club at Vista Elementary at 3:30 p.m. 
Thurs:  Generation Selfless (Youth Group):  (on break) 
Thurs:  Children's Bible Club:  (on break)
Saturday:  Men's Bible Study:  7:00-8:30 a.m.  at church. 
 
CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE
Join us for a traditional candlelight service on Christmas Eve (Wed., Dec. 24) at 7 p.m. at the church.  Come worship and remember what Christmas is all about!  This is a great service to invite friends to!
 
CHRISTMAS EVE FELLOWSHIP
Terry and Valori Henderson invite you to join them for a light meal and time of fellowship immediately following our Christmas Eve candlelight service. 
 
TRUTH PROJECT STUDY
A 13-week small group study through The Truth Project begins Wed., January 7, at 7 p.m.  The Truth Project will help you develop a Biblical world view.  Topics include: What is Truth?; Who is Man?; Who is God?; Science; History; Family; Government; Work; and more.  If you have never worked through this study, we encourage you to attend!!    
 
WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY
Our study in the Gospel of John (Part 1) begins Monday, January 12, at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Cost is $22.50. Child care provided. If you have never done a Precept study, the Gospel of John is a great place to begin.

NEW YEAR'S PRAYER FELLOWSHIP
Our New Year's Prayer Fellowship is Fri., Jan. 2., at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Lucas and Robin Manning.
 
First Time Here?
We’re so glad you’ve chosen to join us. We hope you feel welcome, and that you’ll connect with some of us personally before you leave. Please fill out a Connection Registration sheet, and pick up a Welcome Packet on the table located at the back of the worship area before you leave.
 
Connection Registration Sheets
We ask that everyone (whether you are a first-time or regular attendee) please fill out a Connection Registration sheet (located in the booklets in each row of seats) - and share with us any comments and prayer requests you may have. Please list all adults and all youth and children.
 
 Adult Sunday School Classes (9:45 A.M.)
 
The Book of Revelation
 
Pastor Dean is leading a study through the book of Revelation.  Join us every Sunday at 9:45 a.m. (at the back of the auditorium).
 
BASICS Class
 
Watch for our next  BASICS  class.  It  will be offered next year as the need arises.  The BASICS class is for (and limited to) those who are new to the Christian faith or who are investigating Christianity.   
 
Church Newsletter  
Our current newsletter is available on the literature table at the back of the auditorium. 
 
NEWSLETTER INPUT:  Input for the January church newsletter is due to Don Stone (donfstone@yahoo.com) and Maurine Kidd (gmkidd@comcast.net) on or by, Sat., Dec. 13.
 
BE CONSIDERATE:  For the sake of our seniors and babies, please stay home & get well when you or your children are sick.    
 
GENERATION SELFLESS (Youth Group)
Generation Selfless, IBC’s Youth Group, meets on Thursday nights from 6:30-8 p.m. For information contact Melanie Henderson (801-967-3755).   Youth Christmas Party is this Thursday, Dec. 11
 
GOOD NEWS CLUB
We are leading a Good News Club at Vista Elementary every  Thursday at 3:30 p.m.  This is an important outreach ministry of our church.  Please pray about being involved!
 
CHILDREN'S BIBLE CLUB
IBC's Children's Bible Club meets every Thursday from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the church.  The club is for children in grades 1-6.  Join us for games, crafts, and a lesson from the Bible!  Childcare is provided for younger children. 
 
WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY
Our study in the Gospel of John (Part 1) begins Monday, January 12, at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Cost is $22.50. Child care provided. If you have never done a Precept study, the Gospel of John is a great place to begin. 
 
BOOK OF JOHN STUDY
Richard and Tammy Hart are leading a "Joy of Living" study through the book of John on Tuesday nights from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the youth room.
 
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
Join us for our weekly men's study each Saturday from 7-8:30 a.m. at the church. 
 
MINISTRY OPPORTUNITY:  We need someone to regularly purchase and keep track of our kitchen and cleaning supplies.   If you can serve in this way please see Joan Manning.