Bulletin December 30, 2018


December 30, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: There is something about that Name – Page 171                                    

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace:  Great is Thy Faithfulness – Page 140

Hymn of Grace:  Amazing Grace – Page 378

Responsive Reading:  Psalm 48 – Pages 782 -783 – 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

Sermon: Prepare for A New Year

Joshua 1:1-9

Closing Hymn:  Alleluia – Page 186

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum

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. January 2 

Birthday’s Celebrations for December:

Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7,  Don Tabor 12/12,                        Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17,

Anniversary’s for December:

George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26

Sermon Notes:  Prepare for A New Year

As we near the end of this year and soon will begin another year there are some lessons we can learn from our text today.  We must learn from the pass and enter a new year with faith that believes God has wonderful plans for each of us.

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