Bulletin September 1, 2019


September 1,  2019

The Prelude & Lighting of 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


Hymn of Grace: My Faith Looks Up to Thee – Page 452

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Is All the World to Me – Page 469

Responsive Reading: Psalm 41 – Page 776 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys wand Concerns: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 – (recite)

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Work and Rest

Genesis 2:1-3

Closing Hymn: I Love to Tell the Story – Page 156

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter), Rebecca Thomas, Darlene McCollum, Elizabeth Ivester, Bobby Beatty, Charles McCollum

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.  September 4 @ 6:00 PM
  • September 8 – Austin will deliver the message
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. September 18 @ 7:00 PM

Birthdays Celebrations for September:

Barbara Wilkes 9/4, Ann Marie Knight (George and Linda Dean’s  Granddaughter) 9/10, Polly Dent (Melodys Aunt) 9/17, 

Dennis Wilkes 9/24, Deborah Gibby 9/25

Anniversaries for September: 


Sermon Notes: Work and Rest

Work is God ordained.  Eveny person that is capable should work.  Following periods of work God commands us to Rest.

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

Web site – avalonngumc.org