Bulletin July 2, 2017


July 2, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles


*Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: The Battle Hymn of the Republic – Page 717

Hymn of Grace: America the Beautiful – Page 696

Responsive Reading: O God of Every Nation – Page 435 (Liturgist vv. 1-3) (Unison v.4) – 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

Anthem: God Bless America – Choir

Sermon: “The Source of True Freedom”

John 8:36


Closing Hymn: My Country Tis of Thee – Page 697

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


*All that are able to stand, please do so.



Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers


Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. July 5 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. July 5 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. July 21 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch July 23


Birthday Celebrations for July::

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11,
Renee Westbrook 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22,
Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

Roger and Faye Craven 7/19, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24





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

Web site – avalonngumc.org