Bulletin December 29, 2019


December 29, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus – Page 349                 

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus – Page 462

Hymn of Grace: How Great Thou Art – Page 77

Responsive Reading: Psalm 25:1-10  Page 756 – 757 – 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: Forget the Past and Press On

Philippians 3:12-14

Closing Hymn: I Love To Tell the Story  – Page 156

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, Elaine Garrison, Polly Dent

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
  • No Bible Study Wed. Jan 1
  • 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: Forget the Past and Press On

We must not allow the past to hinder our pursuit of Gods Will for our Lives.

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