Bulletin September 10, 2017



September 10, 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: Rescue the Perishing – Page 591

Hymn of Grace: Rock of Ages- Page 361

Responsive Reading: Psalm 103:1-18 – Page 824 – 825 – 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: The Lily of the Valley- Choir

Sermon: “Storms”

Acts 27:27:13-25

Closing Hymn: God Will Take Care of You – Page 130

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 13 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. September 13 @ 7:00 PM
Charge Conference Sept. 17 – 7:00 PM – Meeting will be at Sunshine UMC
Church Council Meeting Wed. September 20 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch September 24

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: Both physical storms and spiritual storms come to all of us sooner later. Expectation and preparation will help us to survive and thrive!


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