Bulletin December 31, 2017


December 31, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: “We’ll Give Him all the Glory” – Christ the Lord (3 X)
“We’ll Praise His Name Forever” – Christ the Lord (3 X)

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Affirmation of Faith: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Go, Tell it on the Mountain – Page 251

Hymn of Grace: I Love to Tell the Story – Page 156

Responsive Reading: Psalm 90 – Page 809 – 810

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: Open My Eyes – Page 454

Sermon: Taking Inventory

Romans 14:11-12

Closing Hymn: Blest Be the Tie – Page 557

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand
Prayer List:
Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle) Kathy Cox, Ryan Jackson, Mr. Paul Hood ( Renee’s neighbor), Jennifer Munn (Wilson and Sharon’s daughter), Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson)

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. January 3 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. January 3 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. January 17 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch January January 28

Birthday 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, Barbara and Dennis Wilkes 12/26

Sermon Notes: Taking Inventory

At the end of the year most businesses take an inventory. This is also a good time for Christians to take a spiritual inventory. Let us today ask the Holy Spirit to reveal to us what we are doing right and also what needs to be corrected.


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