Bulletin March 26, 2017


March 26, 2017
The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: Marching to Zion – Page 733

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: I Am Thine O Lord – Page 417

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Savior Pilot Me – Page 509

Responsive Reading: Lord, Speak to Me – Page 463 – Clifford McKenzie
(Liturgist vv. 1-4) (Unison v. 5)

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: At Calvary – Choir

Sermon: “God’s Will for Us”

I Thessalonians 4:1-12
Closing Hymn: God Be With You – Page 672

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, The Family of 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. March 29 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. March 29 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch today after church
Egg Hunt at Housing Authority Friday April 7 – 5:50 PM till 7:30 PM
Maundy Thursday Service April 13 @ 7:00 PM
Sunrise Service Sunday April 16 @ 7:00 AM with breakfast after
Bake Sale/Yard Sale Saturday May 13
Birthday Celebrations for March:

Gavin Teague 3/19, Phyllis Freels 3/27, David South 3/27

Anniversary’s for March:

Phyllis and Thurman Freels 3/5
Sermon Note: “God’s Will for Us”

Sanctification means being set apart for God, and that is God’s will for all of us. If we surrender our wills to God, the Holy Spirit can help us to grow into Christians who can love God and love others.



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

Web site – avalonngumc.org