CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
May 22, 2016
The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
Call to Worship Hymn: Spirit of the Living God – Page 393
The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith
*Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881
Announcements: Bruce Cram
Hymn of Grace: When We All Get To Heaven – Page 701
Hymn of Grace: Trust and Obey – Page 467
Responsive Reading: All Things Bright and Beautiful – Page 147
(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: Special – Ron Smith
Sermon: “The Power to Love”
Closing Hymn: More Love to Thee O Christ – Page 453
Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith
*Those who are able please stand
Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Keifer Reynolds, Bob and Jean Crain, Juanita South, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Pam Pyeatt, Shannon Lay, Tommy Kelly, Charlotte Worley, Keith Phinney, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague.
Church Calendar and Updates:
- Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
- No Choir Practice Wed. May 25
- Bible Study Wed. May 25 @ 6:00 PM
- Fellowship lunch today after church all are welcome
Birthday Celebrations for May:
Genny Wirth 5/4, Connie Tabor 5/13, Bob Crain 5/16, Sharon Yeast 5/17
Anniversary’s for May: None
Sermon Notes: “The Power to Love”
The Holy Spirit, who pours out the love of God in our hearts, empowers us to love God and to love others.
Congratulations to Nicholas Hoyle who is graduating this year!
Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration. We especially welcome our first-time guests. Please visit us again soon.