BELLOWS FALLS -- The Sunday, Aug. 3, service at First Baptist Church of Bellows Falls will center on allowing God to lead us into a blessed life. The scripture reading tells of the story of Jacob, his struggles in life and how he wrestles one night with a divine presence "until daybreak." The title of the sermon is "God’s Mysterious Ways."

All are welcome all to attend for worship, music and community. Sunday School will resume in September. Child care is provided following children’s time.

Pastor’s office hours for this week are Friday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Bible Study is Saturday from 4 to 5 p.m. where the group will look together at the minor prophet, Joel.

For more information contact Pastors Steven and Terri Walton at 802-463-3220. The church is located at 9 Church St., Bellows Falls. American Baptists serve others as "the hands and feet of Jesus."