Bulletin April 9, 2017


April 9, 2017
The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: Come, Christians, Join to Sing – Page 158

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Alas and Did My Savior Bleed – Page 359

Hymn of Grace: The Old Rugged Cross – Page 504

Responsive Reading: “All Glory, Laud, and Honor” – Page 220
(Liturgist vv. 1,2,3,5) “Palm Sunday” – Page 281 – Unison Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

*Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Anthem: Tell Me the Stories of Jesus – Choir
Sermon: “Where Was Barabbas on Good Friday?”

Matthew 27:15-26

Closing Hymn: Just As I Am – Page 357

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith

*All that are able to stand, please do so.
Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Kiefer Reynolds, Jean Crain, The Family of Juanita South, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Jan Akin Caudell (Patricia Ryals Cousin), Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth.
Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. April 12 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. April 12 @ 7:00 PM
Maundy Thursday Service April 13 @ 7:00 PM
Sunrise Service Sunday April 16 @ 7:00 AM with breakfast after
Church Council Meeting Wed. April 19 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch Sunday April 23
Bake Sale/Yard Sale Saturday May 13
Birthday Celebrations for April:

Ed Hoyle 4/8, Neva Kate Stovall 4/13

Anniversary’s for April:

Sermon Note: “Where Was Barabbas on Good Friday?”

We are redeemed by the love of Jesus Christ who gave His all for us. Our freedom was made possible by His death and resurrection.


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

Pastor’s E-mail address: titus12367@yahoo.com

Web site – avalonngumc.org