Bulletin November 18


November 18, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: His Name is Wonderful – Page 174                                      

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: How Great Thou Art – Page 77

Hymn of Grace: Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus – Page 462

Responsive Reading: Psalm 100 – Page 821  – 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.


Sermon: Thanksgiving

Col 3:15

Closing Hymn: Precious Name – Page 536

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Michele Sellers, Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Kimberly Maynard, The Family of Carl Belcher.

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

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • No Bible Study Wed.  November 21 
  • Samaritan’s Purse – Operation Christmas Child – Collecting boxes now thru  Nov. 19 – empty boxes in back of Church or can use any empty shoe box.
  • Church council  meeting canceled for November 

Birthday’s Celebrations for November:

Lucy Wolverton 11/2, Kip Stovall 11/10 (Pat Ryals son), Crystal Teague 11/16

Anniversary’s for November:

Gary and Renee Westbrooks 11/13

Sermon Notes: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is an Annual American celebration.  We celebrate the multitude of blessings we enjoy as a Nation.


Welcome: 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

Web site – avalonngumc.org