Bulletin July 22, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 22, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the 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:  Bruce Cram

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

Hymn of Grace: I Know Whom I Have Believed – Page 714

Responsive Reading: Psalm 112 – Page 833

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.

                                    

Sermon: The Best Response To Tribulation

2 Corinthians 1:3-7

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:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter)

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 25 @ 6:00 PM

Birthday’s Celebrations for July:

George Dean 7/4, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

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

Sermon Notes: The Best Response To Tribulation

  

We all have tribulation.  Paul learned how to deal with his suffering and teaches us how to turn tribulation into blessing.

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.or

Bulletin July 15, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 15, 2018

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: To God Be the Glory  – Page 98

Hymn of Grace: Victory in Jesus – Page 370

Responsive Reading: Psalm 19 – Page 750 – 751

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.

                                    

Sermon: Sanctified Words and Thoughts

Psalm 19:14

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

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron, Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter)

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 18 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. July 18 @ 7:00 PM

George Dean 7/4, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

Roger and Faye Craven 7/23, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24

Sermon Notes: Sanctified Words and Thoughts

  

Today we consider the power and potential of our words.  Words matter.

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 8, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 8, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Sweet, Sweet Spirt – Page 334

                                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Blessed Assurance  – Page 369

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

Responsive Reading: Psalm 95 – Page 814  – 815

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.

                                    

Sermon: Priorities of the Church

Acts 2:42-47

Closing Hymn: Because He Lives – Page 364

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 11@ 6:00 PM

George Dean 7/4, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

Roger and Faye Craven 7/23, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24

Sermon Notes: Priorities of the Church

There are many important ministries of the Church.  Worship, Fellowship, and Reaching the Unsaved are among the most important Priorities

 

$50.00 given in memory of Willie Craven by Deborah Gibby

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 1, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 1, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Freely, Freely – Page 389

                                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: The Battle Hymn of the Republic  – Page 717

Hymn of Grace: America the Beautiful – Page 696

Responsive Reading: Psalm 33 – Page 767 – 768

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.

                                    

Sermon: America Is A Blessed Nation

Psalm 33:12

Closing Hymn: America – Page 697

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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
  • No Bible Study Wed. July 4
  • Church Council Meeting July 18 @ 7:00 PM

Birthday Celebrations for July:

George Dean 7/4, Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Renee Westbrooks 7/11, 

Gary Westbrooks 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

Roger and Faye Craven 7/23, Wilson and Sharon Yeast 7/24

Sermon Notes: America is a Blessed Nation

  

There are many reasons America is a Blessed nation.  We give God Praise for our Freedom and Blessings.  What must we do to keep His Blessings?

$100.00 in Memory of Earnest Brady and Ivan White plus $100.00 in Memory of Blake Ryals

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.o

Bulletin June 24, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 24, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Alleluia – Page 186

                                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: It Is Well with My Soul  – Page 377

Hymn of Grace:

Responsive Reading: Psalm 84 – Page 804 – 805

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.

                                    

Sermon: Christ, the Believer’s Strength

Philippians 4:13

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

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 27 @ 6:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch June 24

Birthday 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: Christ, the Believer’s Strength

  

While it is true that Christ will help us in all our endeavors, Paul tells us that there is a special strength given to believers that produces peace even in the most difficult circumstances of life.

 

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 17, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 17, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

                                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of GraceI Amazing Grace – Page 378

Hymn of Grace:

Responsive Reading: Psalm 103:1-18 – Page 824 – 825

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.

                                    

Sermon: The Perfect Father

Matthew 6:8-15

Closing Hymn:

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson),  Carlton Belcher (Scarlett’s grandfather), Jim Akin (Pat’s Uncle), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 20 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council June 20 @ 7:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch June 24

Birthday 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: The Perfect Father

  

There are many good fathers but even the best fathers have imperfections. Our Heavenly Father is the Perfect Father.  All fathers can learn from Our Heavenly Father.

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 June 10, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 10, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

                                            

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements:  Bruce Cram

Hymn of GraceI My Jesus, I Love Thee – Page 172

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

Responsive Reading: Psalm 19 – Page 750 – 751

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.

                                    

Sermon: The Word of God

2 Peter 1:19-21

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

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson),  Carlton Belcher (Scarlett’s grandfather), Jim Akin (Pat’s Uncle), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 13 @ 6:00 PM
  • Church Council June 20 @ 7:00 PM
  • Fellowship Lunch June 24

Birthday 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: The Word of God

  

All scripture is the inspired Word of God.  It is all the truth I need.  It is sufficient for life and a road map to heaven.

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.or

Bulletin May 13, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 13, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Spirit of the Living God – Page 393

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: My Hope Is Built (v. 1-4) – Page 368

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Loves Me (v. 1-3) – Page 191

Responsive Reading: Psalm 34 – Page 769 – 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.

Sermon: Honour thy Mother

Ephesians 6:2-3

Closing Hymn: Have Thine Own Way, Lord – Page 382

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Carlton Belcher (Scarlett’s grandfather), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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
No Bible Study Wed. May 16
Church Council Meeting Wed. May 16 @ 7:00 PM
No Fellowship Lunch In May

Birthday Celebrations for : May

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

Anniversary’s for April:

None

HAPPY MOTHERS DAY

Sermon notes: Honour thy Mother

One of the Ten Commandments instructs us to Honor our father and mother. Mothers Day reminds us of the importance of giving respect and love to our mother.

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 6, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 6, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Spirit of the Living God – Page 393

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing (v. 1-4) – Page 57

Hymn of Grace: I Am Thine, O Lord (v. 1-4) – Page 419

Responsive Reading: Psalm 77 – Page 798 – 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.

Sermon: A Wedding Miracle

John 2: 1-11

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, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Carlton Belcher (Scarlett’s grandfather), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 9 @ 6:00 PM
Bake Sale/Yard Sale Sat. May 12
Church Council Meeting Wed. May 16 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch May 27

Birthday Celebrations for : May

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

Anniversary’s for April:

None

Sermon notes: A Wedding Miracle

Jesus performs a miracle at a wedding. This miracle reminds us that God can also intervene in our lives with miracles of 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 April 29, 2018

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

April 29, 2018

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Alleluia – Page 186

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

*Affirmation of Faith: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Come, Christians, Join to Sing – Page 158

Hymn of Grace: Ask Ye What Great Thing I Know – Page 163

Responsive Reading: Psalm 143:1-10 – Page 85 -857 – 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.

Sermon: God Answers Prayer

Luke 11:9-10

Closing Hymn: Softly and Tenderly Jesus is Calling- Page 348

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Edward Ellard, Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kathy Cox, Dylan Wilkes (Dennis and Barbara’s grandson), Carlton Belcher (Scarlett’s grandfather), Jim Akin (Pat’s Uncle), Aiden, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Kyron

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 2 @ 6:00 PM
Bake Sale/Yard Sale Sat. May 12

Birthday Celebrations for April:

Leonard Sheriff 4/1, Ed. Hoyle 4/8, Neva Kate Stovall (Pat Ryals granddaughter) 4/13

Anniversary’s for April:

None

Sermon notes: God Answers Prayer

God promise is clear – when we pray He will answer. The manner and frequency of four prayers will determine the outcome.

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