Bulletin May 2, 2021


May 2, 2021

The Prelude & Lighting Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: He is Lord – Page 177             

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: I am Thine, O Lord – Page 419

Hymn of Grace: Rescue the Perishing – Page 591

Responsive Reading:  Canticle of Christ’s Obedience – Page 167 – Patricia Ryals

Celebrations, Joys wand Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 – (recite)


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

Sermon: Running the Race

Hebrews 12:1-2, 1 Corinthians 9:24

Closing Hymn: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis and Thurman Freels, Tommy Kelly, Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Bobby Beatty,  Lyn Cantrell (Renee’s daughter), The Family of    Charles McCollum, Bruce Wilkes, Lucy Wolverton, Rita Dickmann (Gere’s Mother), Aiden Amason (Dennis and Barbaras nephew)

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

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • No Adult Sunday School
  • No Bible Study 

Birthday’s Celebrations for May:

Sharon Yeast 5-17

Anniversaries for May:  


Sermon Notes: Running the Race

The Christian life is compared to running a race.  We must  never quit, never give up, we must persevere to the finish line.

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