Bulletin October 3, 2021


October 3, 2021

The Prelude & Lighting Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Majesty, Worship His Majesty – Page 176            

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


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

Hymn of Grace: Alas! and Did My Savior Bleed – Page 359

Responsive Reading: Psalm 29 – Pages 761 – 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: A Model Church

Acts 2:42-47

Closing Hymn: Amazing Grace – Page – 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis and Thurman Freels, Tommy Kelly, Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Bobby Beatty,  Lyn Cantrell (Renee’s daughter),  Rita Dickmann (Gere’s Mother), Aiden Amason (Dennis and Barbara’s nephew), Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s daughter), Cam (breathing problem, Dennis and Barbara’s grandson)

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

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • No Adult Sunday School
  • No Bible Study
  • Charge Conference October 17 – 4:00 PM @ First Methodist Church, Lavonia, Ga.
  • Collection Week for Christmas Shoeboxes is Nov. 15-22, Clifford will take boxes to First Presbyterian in Toccoa on Nov. 22 after church service. 

Birthday’s Celebrations for October: 

Geri Schauer 10-1

Anniversaries for October:  

Joe and Sue Caples 10-17

Sermon Notes: A Model Church

What kind of church does God want?  The early church in Jerusalem gives us the model.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org