Bulletin October 15, 2023


October 15, 2023

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Fill My Cup Lord – Page 641

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: Blessed Assurance – Page 369

Hymn of Grace: To God Be the Glory – Page 98

Responsive Reading: Psalm 46 – Page 780-781 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 


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

Sermon: War and Peace

Matthew 24:1-14

Closing: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), 

Austin Ivester, Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Rita Dickmann, Linda Dean, Ricky Hewell, Logan,Tine Beatty, Nell Akin (Patricia’s Aunt), Crystal Teague, Kathy Cothran, the Family of Zack Cothran, 

Al Adams (Melody’s Brother), Lynn Phinney(Clifford’s daughter)

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

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School @ 10:00 AM
  • Bible Study – Wednesday October 18 @ 11:00 AM
  • Sunday October 22 Pastor Appreciation Lunch after church
  • Samaritan’s Purse – Children Christmas Shoe Boxes – collection starts now until November 19th. Clifford will take boxes to Ebenezer Baptist Church on November 19th.
  • Remember Stephens County Food2Kids  

Birthday’s Celebrations for October: 

Geri Schauer 10/1

Anniversaries for October:

Joe and Sue Caples 10/17

Notes: War and Peace

What does the Bible say about war?  Will there ever be lasting peace?

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org