Bulletin February 16, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

February 17, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Sweet, Sweet Spirit – Page 334                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: There’s Within My Heart a Melody – Page 380

Hymn of Grace:  It Is Well with My Soul – Page 377

Responsive Reading: Psalm 40 – Pages 774 – 775  Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys wand Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 – (recite)

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: A Miracle

Acts 3:1-11

Closing Hymn: God Will Take Care of You – Page 130

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Elizabeth Ivester, The Family of Carl Smith

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. February 20 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. February 20 @ 7:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch has be rescheduled for Sunday February 24
  • March 6 Ash Wednesday Service @ 6:00 PM
  • Maundy Thursday Service April 18 @ 6:00 PM
  • Annual7Bake Sale\Yard Sale Saturday May 4

Birthday’s Celebrations for February:

George Holbrook 2/3, Katlin Norman 2/6 ( George and Linda Deans Granddaughter), Patricia Ryals 2/11, Wilson Yeast 2/11,                      Clint Craven 2/16, Whitney Wirth 2/26 (Chuck and Genny Granddaughter)

Anniversary’s for February:    None

Sermon Notes: A Miracle

Miracles glorify God and bless humanity.  All miracles are wonderful.  The greatest miracle is when a person experiences the New Birth.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin February 10, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

February 10, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: There’s Something About That Name – Page 171                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: My Jesus,  I Love Thee – Page 172

Hymn of Grace:  Standing on the Promises – Page 374

Responsive Reading: Psalm 62:5-12 – Pages 787  Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 – (recite)

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: A Life of Love

1 John 4:21

Closing Hymn: Jesus , Keep Me Near the Cross – Page 301

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Elizabeth Ivester

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. February 13 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. February 20 @ 7:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch has be rescheduled for Sunday February 24
  • March 6 Ash Wednesday Service @ 6:00 PM
  • Maundy Thursday Service April 18 @ 6:00 PM
  • Annual Bake Sale\Yard Sale Saturday May 4

Birthday’s Celebrations for February:

George Holbrook 2/3, Katlin Norman 2/6 ( George and Linda Deans Granddaughter), Patricia Ryals 2/11, Wilson Yeast 2/11,                      Clint Craven 2/16, Whitney Wirth 2/26 (Chuck and Genny Granddaughter)

Anniversary’s for February:    None

Sermon Notes: A Life of Love

There are many descriptions of true love in the Bible.  May God teach us all what true love really is, and how we can receive that true love in our hearts and lived out in our life.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin February 3, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

February 3, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: I Am Thine, O Lord – Page 419                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Nothing But the Blood – Page 362

Hymn of Grace:  The Old Rugged Cross – Page 504

Responsive Reading: Psalm 32 – Pages 766  Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Holy Communion

1 Corinthians 11:23-30

Holy Communion

Closing Hymn: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Elizabeth Ivester

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. February 6 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. February 20 @ 7:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch has be rescheduled for Sunday February 24

Birthday’s Celebrations for February:

George Holbrook 2/3, Katlin Norman 2/6 ( George and Linda Deans Granddaughter), Patricia Ryals 2/11, Wilson Yeast 2/11,                      Clint Craven 2/16, Whitney Wirth 2/26 (Chuck and Genny Granddaughter)

Anniversary’s for February:    None

Sermon Notes: Holy Communion

Today we will partake of  The Lords Supper.  We approach this meal with reverence and humility giving thanks to God for His great Love to us.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin January 27, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

January 27, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Alleluia – Page 186                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Keep Me Near the Cross – Page 301

Hymn of Grace:  Amazing Grace – Page 328

Responsive Reading;Psalm 103 – Pages 824 – 825  Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Praising God for His Benefits

Psalm 103:1-5

Closing Hymn:  Trust and Obey – Page 467

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Elizabeth Ivester

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. January 30 @ 6:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch has be rescheduled for Sunday February 24

Birthday’s Celebrations for January:

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversary’s for January:

Sermon Notes: Praising God for His Benefits

The Psalmist lists many of the Benefits of Gods children.  Forgiveness, Healing, Redemption, and Satisfaction are benefits for which we Bless God.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin January 20, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

January 20, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: He is Lord – Page 177                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Blessed Assurance – Page 369

Hymn of Grace:  Stand Up for Jesus – Page 514

Responsive Reading:  Psalm 118:14-29 – Pages 839 – 840 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Christian Attitudes

Psalm 118:24

Closing Hymn:  All Hail the Power of Jesus Name – Page 154

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. January 23 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. January 23 @ 7:00 PM 
  • Fellowship Lunch Sunday January 27

Birthday’s Celebrations for January:

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversary’s for January:

Sermon Notes: Christian Attitudes

Christians should possess positive attitudes.  We will look today at scripture that will help us in our pursuit of joyful, positive Christian attitudes.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin January 13, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

January 13, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: He is Lord – Page 177                                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Blessed Assurance – Page 369

Hymn of Grace:  Because He Lives – Page 369

Responsive Reading:  Psalm 102 – Pages 822 – 823 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: God is Unchanging

Malachi 3:6

Closing Hymn:  Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus – Page 462

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. January 16 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. January 16 @ 7:00 PM 

Birthday’s Celebrations for January:

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversary’s forJanuary:

Sermon Notes:  God is Unchanging

It had been said that “the only thing constant is change.”  Change is ever present and not every change is positive.  It is comforting to know that God is Unchanging. 

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin December 30, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

December 30, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: There is something about that Name – Page 171                                    

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace:  Great is Thy Faithfulness – Page 140

Hymn of Grace:  Amazing Grace – Page 378

Responsive Reading:  Psalm 48 – Pages 782 -783 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Prepare for A New Year

Joshua 1:1-9

Closing Hymn:  Alleluia – Page 186

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

HAPPY NEW YEAR

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • No Bible Study Wed. January 2 

Birthday’s Celebrations for December:

Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7,  Don Tabor 12/12,                        Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17,

Anniversary’s for December:

George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26

Sermon Notes:  Prepare for A New Year

As we near the end of this year and soon will begin another year there are some lessons we can learn from our text today.  We must learn from the pass and enter a new year with faith that believes God has wonderful plans for each of us.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin December 23, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

December 23, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Advent Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Emmanuel – Page 204                                    

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors.

The Christmas Story in Scripture and Carols

1.  The Birth of Jesus Foretold

      Luke 1:26-35

      Carol:  O Little Town of Bethlehem – Page 230

2.  The Birth of Jesus

      Luke 2:1-7

      Carol:  Silent Night – Page 239

3.  The Shepherds and the Angels

      Luke 2:8-14

      Carol:  Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – Page 240

4.  The Shepherds Visiting Jesus

      Luke 2:15-20

      Carol:  Go Tell it on the Mountain – Page 251

5.  The Meaning of Christmas

      John 3:16-18

      Carol: Joy to the World – Page 246

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Christmas Eve Service Monday December 24 @ 6:00 PM
  • No Bible Study Wed. December 26 

Birthday’s Celebrations for December:

Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7,  Don Tabor 12/12,                        Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17,

Anniversary’s for December:

George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin December 16, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

December 16, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Lighting of Advent Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Alleluia – Page 186                                     

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Hark Herald Angels Sing – Page 240

Hymn of Grace: Trust and Obey – Page 467

Responsive Reading: Psalm 89:1-4, 19-37 – Page 807 – 808            

Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors.

Sermon: Christmas Words

Matthew 1:18-25, Luke 1:37-39

Closing Hymn: Go Tell it on the Mountain  – Page 251

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Michele Sellers, Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. December 19 @ 6:00 PM 
  • Church council  meeting Wed. December 19 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for December:

Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7,  Don Tabor 12/12,                        Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17,

Anniversary’s for December:

George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26

Sermon Notes: Christmas Words

The words we use about Christmas are much different from the words found in the Bible.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org