Bulletin August 27, 2017


August 27, 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 Am Thine O Lord – Page 419

Hymn of Grace: What A Friend We Have in Jesus – Page 526

Responsive Reading: Prayer is the Soul’s Sincere Desire – Page 492
(Liturgist vv. 1-4) (Unison v. 6) – 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: Love Lifted Me – Choir

Speaker – Gideon

Closing Hymn: Softly and Tenderly – Page 348

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


*Those who are able please stand




Prayer List:
Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas,Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle) Kathy Cox
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
Choir Practice Wed. August 30 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. August 30 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch August 27
Charge Conference Sept. 17 – 7:00 PM – Meeting will be at Sunshine UMC

Birthday Celebrations for August:

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


Anniversary’s for August:

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




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



Web site – avalonngumc.org