Bulletin October 8, 2023


October 8, 2023

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: Are Ye Able – Page 530

Hymn of Grace: I Surrender All – Page 354

Responsive Reading: Psalm 34 – Page 769 – 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: How To Receive God’s Blessing

2 Kings 3:15-20

Closing: Tis So Sweet to Trust In Jesus – Page 462

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 11 @ 11:00 AM
  • Samaritan’s Purse – Children Christmas Shoe Boxes – collection starts now until November 19th. Clifford will take boxes to Ebenezer Baptist Church on November 19th. 

Birthday’s Celebrations for October: 

Geri Schauer 10/1

Anniversaries for October:

Joe and Sue Caples 10/17

Notes: How To Receive God’s Blessing

When we do what God says do, then God will do what we can’t do.  

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org