Bulletin December 15, 2019


December 15, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Lighting of Advent Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Joy to the World – Page 246                 

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: Hark the Herald Angels Sing- Page 240

Hymn of Grace: O Little Town of Bethlehem – Page 230

Responsive Reading: Psalm 32 – Page 766 – Clifford McKenzie 

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: Joy

Philippians 4:4

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

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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 , 

Danny Brooks, Renee Westbrooks

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 18 @ 6:00 PM 
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. Dec. 18 @ 7:00 PM
  • Christmas Eve Service Tuesday 24 @ 6:00 PM
  • Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Lumiere Bleu Wilkes Trust Fund ℅ 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: Joy

Living with a strong faith in God brings us true Joy..

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