Bulletin January 8, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

January 8, 2017
The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: O Worship the King – Page 73

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Holy, Holy, Holy – Page 64

Hymn of Grace: Great is Thy Faithfulness – Page 140

Responsive Reading: God is Here – Page 660 – Clifford McKenzie
(Liturgist vv. 1-3) (Unison v. 4)

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

*Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Anthem; The Spirit Song – Page 347 – Choir
Sermon: “How God Gives Direction”

Acts 15:36 – 16:10
Closing Hymn: My Faith Looks Up to Thee – Page 347

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith

*All that are able to stand, please do so.
Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Kiefer Reynolds, Jean Crain, Juanita South, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Jan Akin Caudell (Patricia Ryals Cousin), Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth.
Church Calendar and Updates:
Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. January 11 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. January 11 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. January 18 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship lunch Sunday January 22

Birthday Celebrations for January:

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversary’s for January:

None

Sermon Note: “How God Gives Direction”

God gives His people guidance through difficulties, other persons, closed doors, and divine revelation.
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: titus12367@yahoo.com

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