Bulletin October 15, 2017



October 15, 2017


The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: This is the Day – Page 657

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee – Page 89

Hymn of Grace: Take time to Be Holy – Page 395

Responsive Reading: Psalm 32 – Page 766 – 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: Footsteps of Jesus – Choir

Sermon: Praise the Lord

Psalm 115:17-18


Closing Hymn: Just As I Am – Page 357

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:
Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle) Kathy Cox, Ryan Jackson

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 Choir Practice Wed. October 18
Bible Study Wed. October 18 @ 6:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. October 18 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch Sunday October 22
Samaritan’s Purse Christmas Box – Ending Nov. 19

Birthday Celebrations for October:

Geri Schauer 10/1

Anniversary’s for October:

Chuck and Genny Wirth 10/4, Joe and Sue Caples 10/17


Sermon Notes: Praise the Lord

Offering up praise to the Lord is the most important sacrifice we could ever render unto to Him. Such a important part of our relationship with our Lord is often given little attention. May we all seek to excel in giving Praise to the Lord.


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
Minster of Music – Ron Smith – 706-886-0975

Web site – avalonngumc.org