Bulletin July 14, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 14, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Emmanuel  – Page 204                         

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: I Stand Amazed in the Presence – Page 371

Hymn of Grace: All Hail the Power of Jesus Name – Page 154

Responsive Reading: Psalm 130 – Page 848 – 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: Storms

Acts 27:13-25

Closing Hymn:  Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. July 17 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. July 17 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for July:

George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15

Anniversary’s for July: 

Roger and Faye Craven 7/19, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24

Sermon Notes: Storms

We all face storms.  Some are physical and others are spiritual.  What can we do when they come?  Today’s scripture lesson will help us when we face inevitable storms

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

Bulletin July 7, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 7, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of 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 

Hymn of Grace: Nothing but the Blood – Page 362

Hymn of Grace: How Great Thou Art – Page 77

Responsive Reading: Psalm 121 – Page 844 – 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: Faith Revealed by the Tongue

James 5:13-20

Closing Hymn: Have Thine Own Way, Lord – Page 3

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, 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. July 10 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. July 17 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for July:

George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15

Anniversary’s for July: 

Roger and Faye Craven 7/19, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24

Sermon Notes: 

Our Faith, or lack of Faith, is revealed by the words that we speak. 

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

Bulletin June 30, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 30, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: This is the Day  – Page 657                           

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: America – Page 697

Hymn of Grace: Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus – Page 462

Responsive Reading: Psalm 24 – Page 846 – 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: Is America A Christian Nation?

Psalm 33:12

Closing Hymn: God Be with You till We Meet Again – Page 672

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, 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. July 3 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. July 17 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for June:

Chuck Wirth 6/6, Melody Armstrong 6/17, Faye Craven 6/21, 

Terry Sellers 6/21, Joshua Teague 6/22, Tommy McDaniel 6/23 (Clifford’s son)

Anniversary’s for June: None

Sermon Notes: Is America A Christion Nation?

The framers of our Constitution were Predominantly Devout Christians.  We will briefly examine their beliefs today.

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

Bulletin June 23, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 23, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn:  Fill My Cup Lord – Page 641                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: When We All Get to Heaven – Page 701

Hymn of Grace: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Responsive Reading: Psalm 14 – Page 746- 747

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: Heaven

Luke 11:2

Closing Hymn: To God Be the Glory – Page 98

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, 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. June 26 @ 6:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch Sunday today after church

Birthday’s Celebrations for June:

Chuck Wirth 6/6, Melody Armstrong 6/17, Faye Craven 6/21, 

Terry Sellers 6/21, Joshua Teague 6/22, Tommy McDaniel 6/23 (Clifford’s son)

Anniversary’s for June: None

$100.00 for Kitchen fund in Memory of Blake Ryals – Pat Ryals father.

Sermon Notes: Heaven

There is a Heaven.  It is the dwelling place of God.  Heaven is a wonderful place.  Those who trust Jesus as their Saviour will live eternally with God in Heaven.  As the song states, “this world is not my home I am  just passing through.”

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

Bulletin May 26, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 26, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn:Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus – Page 349                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace:  – America – Page 697

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

Responsive Reading: Psalm 115:1-11 – Pages 836 – 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: A Time to Remember

John 15:13

Holy Communion

Closing Hymn: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. May 29 @ 6:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for May:

Genny Wirth 5/4, Connie Tabor 5/13, Sharon Yeast 5/17

Anniversary’s for May: 

None 

Sermon Notes: A Time to Remember

Today and tomorrow we remember and honor those who sacrificed their lives for our freedom.

Today we also remember the sacrificial death of our Lord Jesus Christ.  The sinless Son of God took the punishment for the sins of every believer.

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

Bulletin May 12, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 12, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Fill My Cup Lord – Page 641                              

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: When We All Get to Heaven – Page 701

Hymn of Grace: Faith of our Fathers (Mothers) – Page 710

Responsive Reading: Psalm 145:8-21 – Pages 857 – 858 – 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: Mother’s Day Message

Ephesians 6:1-3

Closing Hymn: Amazing Grace – Page 378

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. May 15 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. May 15 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for May:

Genny Wirth 5/4, Connie Tabor 5/13, Sharon Yeast 5/17

Anniversary’s for May: 

None 

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

Sermon Notes: Mother’s Day Message

Today we honor The Lord as we honor mothers.  Being a mother and being the child of a mother is a “Divine Relationship” that includes responsibilities and blessings.

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

Bulletin May 5, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 5, 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

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Have Thine Own Way Lord – Page 382

Hymn of Grace: Rescue the Perishing – Page 591

Responsive Reading: Psalm 139 – Pages 854 – 855 – 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: A Matter of the Heart

Proverbs 4:23

Closing Hymn: Precious Name – Page 536

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. May 8 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. May 15 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for May:

Genny Wirth 5/4, Connie Tabor 5/13, Sharon Yeast 5/17

Anniversary’s for May: 

None 

Thanks to everyone for making our Bake/Yard Sale a success.

Sermon Notes: A Matter of the Heart

The Bible teaches us the importance of our heart in all matters.  God examines our heart at all times and in all ways.

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

Bulletin April 28, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

April 28, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: O How I Love Jesus – Page 170                                

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus – Page 514

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

Responsive Reading: Psalm 145 – Pages 857 – 858 – 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: Do I REALLY Love God?

Mark 12:28-31

Closing Hymn: To God Be the Glory – Page 98

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. May 1 @ 6:00 PM
  • Annual Bake Sale\Yard Sale Saturday May 4
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. May 15 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for April:

Leonard Sheriff 4/1, Ed Hoyle 4/8, Neva Kate Stovall 4/13 (Patricia Ryals granddaughter), Austin Ivester 4/13

Anniversary’s for April: 

None 

Sermon Notes: Do I REALLY Love God?

Most everyone will say that they Love The Lord.  But is this really true?  We will examine some of the practices that reveal the answer to this all important question.

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

Bulletin April 21, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

April 21, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Alleluia – Page 186                                

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: Up From the Grave He Arose – Page 322

Hymn of Grace: Because He Lives – Page 364

Responsive Reading:Psalm 50 -Pages 362 – 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: Rejoice! Jesus is Risen

Matthew 28:1-8

Closing Hymn: Hope is Built – Page 368

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. April 24 @ 6:00 PM
  • Sunrise Service Sunday April 21 @ 7 AM with Breakfast following service
  • Annual Bake Sale\Yard Sale Saturday May 4

Birthday’s Celebrations for April:

Leonard Sheriff 4/1, Ed Hoyle 4/8, Neva Kate Stovall 4/13 (Patricia Ryals granddaughter), Austin Ivester 4/13

Anniversary’s for April: 

None 

Sermon Notes: Rejoice! Jesus is Risen

We come together today to worship our Savior, the Risen Christ.  Let us rejoice and praise our Living Lord!

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

Bulletin April 14, 2019

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

April 14, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Majesty – Page 176                                

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements 

Hymn of Grace: All Hail the Power of Jesus Name – Page 154

Hymn of Grace: How Great Thy Art – Page 77

Responsive Reading:Psalm 118:14-29-Pages 839-840  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: The Triumphal Entry.

Luke 19:28-40

Closing Hymn: Blest Be the Tie that Binds – Page 557

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

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

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. April 17 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. April 17 @ 7:00 PM
  • Maundy Thursday Service April 18 @ 6:00 PM
  • Sunrise Service Sunday April 21 @ 7 AM with Breakfast following service
  • Annual Bake Sale\Yard Sale Saturday May 4

Birthday’s Celebrations for April:

Ed Hoyle 4/8, Neva Kate Stovall 4/13 (Patricia Ryals granddaughter), Austin Ivester 4/13

Anniversary’s for April: 

None 

Sermon Notes:the Triumphal Entry.

The Triumphal Entry marked the beginning of Jesus’ last week before the crucifixion.  Voices of praise to God came from the people as Jesus entered Jerusalem fulfilling scripture as the coming Messiah.

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