Bulletin August 20, 2017


August 20, 2017


The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Spirit of the Living God – Page 393

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: – I Stand Amazed in the Presence – Page 371

Hymn of Grace: Holy, Holy, Holy – Page 64

Responsive Reading: Psalm 95 – Page 814 – 815 – 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.

Anthem: The Lily of the Valley- Choir


Sermon: The Cure for Worry

Philippians 4:6-7

Closing Hymn: O Jesus, I Have Promised – Page 396


Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Willie Napier, Edward
Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague,
Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle), Kathy Cox.

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
Choir Practice Wed. August 23 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. August 23 @ 7:00 PM
Connectional Meeting today at Toccoa First UMC at 4 in the McNeely Hall
Fellowship Lunch August 27
Charge Conference Sept. 17 – 7:00 PM – Meeting will be a Sunshine UMC


Birthday Celebrations for August:

Tom Kelly 8/8, Katlynn Moore 8/10 ( Geri’s Granddaughter), Cory Tabor 8/13, Mary Alice Knight 8/15 (George and Linda Dean’s Granddaughter)

Anniversary’s for August:

Josh and Crystal Teague 8/24, Don and Connie Tabor 8/26


Sermon Notes:The Cure for Worry

Paul gives us the antidote to anxiety, worry, and fear. Prayer is the key to the removal of these harmful emotions. They are replaced with a peace that passes all understand


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
Minster of Music – Ron Smith – 706-886-0975


Web site – avalonngumc.org