Bulletin February 12, 2023


February 12, 2023

The Prelude & Lighting Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: – Surely the Presence of the Lord – Page 328

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: – There’s Within My Heart a Melody – Page 380

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Is All the World to Me – Page 469

Responsive Reading: Canticle of Love – Page 646 – Clifford McKenzie 

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 


The offering plate is available at the entry of the church (The Narthex).

Sermon: The Test of True Love

Ephesians 5:22-33  (NIV)

Closing: Blest Be the Tie That Binds – Page 557

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Rita Dickmann, Linda Dean, Ricky Hewell, Logan, Thurman Freels, The Family of Bill Martin

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC lift up all those in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School @ 10:00 AM
  • Bible Study Wednesday February 15 @ 11:00 AM 

Birthday’s Celebrations for February: 

George Holbrook 2/3, Patricia Ryals 2/11, Wilson Yeast 2/11

Anniversaries for February:


Notes: The Test of True Love

True Love involves much more than words only.  Commitment,  self sacrifice, and submission are among the tests of true love.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org