CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
December 8, 2019
The Prelude & Lighting of Candles
Lighting of Advent Candle
Call to Worship Hymn: His Name is Wonderful – Page 174
The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes
Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881
Hymn of Grace: O Come All Ye Faithful – Page 234
Hymn of Grace: – We Three Kings – Page 254
Responsive Reading: Psalm 25:1-10 – Page 756 – 757 –
Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: 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: What Made the Wise Men So Wise?
Closing Hymn: When We All Get to Heaven – Page 701
Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes
Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Elizabeth Ivester, Bobby Beatty, George Holbrook ,
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 11 @ 6:00 PM
- Church Council Meeting Wed. Dec. 18 @ 7:00 PM
- Christmas Eve Service Tuesday 23 @ 6:00 PM
- Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Lumiere Bleu Wilkes Trust Fund c/o South State Bank
Birthdays Celebrations for December:
Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7, Don Tabor 12/12, Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17
Anniversaries for December:
George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26
Sermon Notes: What Made the Wise Men So Wise?
The Wise Men were wise because they had divine knowledge. The Source of Divine knowledge is the Word of 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Home Phone – 706-282-0499