Bulletin September 24, 2017



September 24, 2017


The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Surely the Presence of the Lord – Page 328

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Fairest Lord Jesus – Page 189

Hymn of Grace: Sweet Hour of Prayer – Page 496

Responsive Reading: Psalm 62 – Page 787 – 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.

Anthem: Farther Along – Choir

Sermon: It’s all a matter of the Heart

Kings 8:12-21


Closing Hymn: I Surrender All – Page 354

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes


*Those who are able please stand


Prayer List:
Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas,Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle) Kathy Cox, Ryan Jackson
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
Choir Practice Wed. September 27 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. September 27 @ 7:00 PM
Charge Conference Rescheduled to Monday September 25 – 7:00 PM – Meeting will be at Sunshine UMC
Fellowship Lunch today after church

Birthday Celebrations for September:

Barbara Wilkes 9/4, Ann Marie Knight (Dean’s Granddaughter) 9/10,
Ron Smith 9/18, Dennis Wilkes 9/24, Deborah Gibby 9\25

Anniversary’s for September:



Sermon Notes: It’s all a matter of the Heart

God measures success different from man. Man looks at outward achievement, but God looks at the longing of the 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
Minster of Music – Ron Smith – 706-886-0975


Web site – avalonngumc.org