Bulletin October 21, 2018


October 21, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn:  Spirit of the Living God – Page 393                                        

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Leaning on the Everlasting Arms – Page 133

Hymn of Grace: I Love to Tell the Story – Page 156

Responsive Reading:  Palm 97 – Page 816 – 817  – 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: A Matter of the Heart

Proverbs 4:23

Closing Hymn: I Surrender All – Page 354

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 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
  • Bible Study Wed.  October 24 @ 6:00 PM
  • Council Meeting Changed to Wed. October 24 @ 7:00 PM
  • 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.

Birthday’s Celebrations for October:

Geri Schauer 10/1

Anniversary’s for October:

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

Sermon Notes: A Matter of the Heart 

We keep a check on the health of our physical heart.  In like manner we must keep a check on the condition of our spiritual heart.


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