Bulletin January 8, 2023


January 8, 2023

The Prelude & Lighting Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: – Blessed Assurance – Page 369

Hymn of Grace: God Will Take Care of You – Page 130

Responsive Reading: Canticle of Redemption – Page 516  – 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: Gods Guidance in Uncertain Times

Proverbs 3:5-6

Closing: Standing on the Promises – Page 374

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Rita Dickmann,  Jennifer Munn, Linty (Bill) Andrew (Clifford’s brother)

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

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • No Adult Sunday School
  • Bible Study Wednesday January 11 @ 11:00 AM 

Birthday’s Celebrations for January: 

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversaries for January:


The donation to the Cemetery is in Memory of Mr. Bud Carter

by Mr. and Mrs. Terrel D. Ballenger.

Notes: Gods Guidance in Uncertain Times

Today’s text teaches us what to do when we face difficulty or challenges beyond the ordinary.

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