Bulletin August 6, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

August 6, 2017

 

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: The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Standing on the Promises – Page 374

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

Responsive Reading: Canticle of Hope – Page 734

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: Through it All – Choir

 

Sermon: Holy Communion

1 Corinthians 11:23-26

Holy Communion

Closing Hymn: More Love to thee O Christ – Page 453

 

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Willie Napier, Edward
Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague,
Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle), Kathy Cox.

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
Choir Practice Wed. August 9 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. August 9 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council meeting Wed. August 16 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch August 27

 

Birthday Celebrations for August:

Tom Kelly 8/8, Katlynn Moore 8/10 ( Geri’s Granddaughter), Cory Tabor 8/13, Mary Alice Knight 8/15 (George and Linda Dean’s Granddaughter)

 

Anniversary’s for August:

Josh and Crystal Teague 8/24, Don and Connie Tabor 8/26

 

Sermon Notes: Holy Communion

Today we are going to observe the Lord’s Supper. this is a scared time with great meaning and importance.

 

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

Bulletin July 30, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 30, 2017

 

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: How Great Thou Art – Page 77

Hymn of Grace: His Name is Wonderful – Page 174

Responsive Reading: Psalm 111 – Page 832 – 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.

Anthem: When the Roll is Called Up Yonder- Choir

 

Sermon: The Key to Living With Confidence

Psalm: 62

Closing Hymn: My Faith Looks Up to Thee – Page 452

 

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*Those who are able please stand

Prayer List:
Andrew Carlton (Debra’s nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague,
Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Kyro Turner, Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncle), Kathy Cox.

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
Choir Practice Wed. August 2 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. August 2 @ 7:00 PM

 

 

Birthday Celebrations for July:

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11, Renee Westbrook 7/11,
Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22, Bruce Cram 7/23

 

Anniversary’s for July:

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

 

Sermon Notes: The Key to Living With Confidence

The Psalmist gives us some reasons for living with confidence and positive expectations!

 

 

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

Bulletin July 23, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 23, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

 

*Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: My Hope is Built – Page 368

Hymn of Grace: Jesus Keep Me Near the Cross – Page 301

Responsive Reading: Psalm 1 – Page 738

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: Jesus Loves Even Me – Choir

Sermon: “The Ministry of Encouragement”

1 Thessalonians 5:11

Closing Hymn: Blest Be the Tie – Page 557

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

 

 

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth , Kyro Turner,
Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncile)

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. July 26 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. July 26 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship lunch today after church

 

Birthday Celebrations for July::

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11,
Renee Westbrook 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22,
Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

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

 

 

Sermon notes: “The Ministry of Encouragement”

Everyone needs encouragement from time to time. All Christians have been called into the ministry of encouragement.

 

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

Bulletin July 16, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 16, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

 

*Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord – Page 540

Hymn of Grace: Great is Thy Faithfulness – Page 140

Responsive Reading: Psalm 105 – Page 828

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: What a Day That Will Be – Choir

Sermon: “The Power of the Gospel”

Romans 1:16

Closing Hymn: I Need Thee Every Hour – Page 397

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

 

 

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth , Kyro Turner,
Jim Akin (Pat Ryals Uncile)

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
No Choir Practice Wed. July 19
Bible Study Wed. July 19 @ 6:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. July 19 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch July 23

 

Birthday Celebrations for July::

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11,
Renee Westbrook 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22,
Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

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

 

 

Sermon notes: “The Power of the Gospel”

The gospel of Christ is the only power that can meet the greatest needs of mankind!

 

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

Bulletin July 9, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 9, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

 

*Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: For the Beauty of the Earth – Page 92

Hymn of Grace: Love Divine – Page 384

Responsive Reading: Psalm 25 – Page 756 -757

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: Hymn of Promise – Page 707 – Choir

Sermon: “The Blessed Hope of Divine Grace”

Titus 3:3-7

Closing Hymn: God Be With You – Page 672

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

 

 

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth , Kyro Turner

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. July 12 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. July 12 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. July 21 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch July 23

 

Birthday Celebrations for July::

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11,
Renee Westbrook 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22,
Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

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

 

 

Sermon notes: “The Blessed Hope of Divine Grace”

There are many circumstances that cause us to lose hope. Gods Grace is available to restore our hope.

 

 

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

Bulletin July 2, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 2, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

 

*Call to Worship Hymn: Something About That Name – Page 171

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: O God of Every Nation – Page 435 (Liturgist vv. 1-3) (Unison v.4) – 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: God Bless America – Choir

Sermon: “The Source of True Freedom”

John 8:36

Communion

Closing Hymn: My Country Tis of Thee – Page 697

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

 

 

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. July 5 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. July 5 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. July 21 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch July 23

 

Birthday Celebrations for July::

Randy Wirth 7/2, George Dean 7/4, Nicholas Hoyle 7/6,
Clifford McKenzie 7/7, Gary Westbrook 7/11,
Renee Westbrook 7/11, Thurman Freels 7/15, Willie Napier 7/22,
Bruce Cram 7/23

Anniversary’s for July:

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

 

 

 

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

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin June 25, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 25, 2017

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 Grace: O For A Thousand Tongues to Sing – Page 57

Hymn of Grace: He Leadeth Me – Page 128

Responsive Reading: Psalm 47 -Page 781 – 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: God of Grace and God of Glory – Page 577 – Choir

Sermon: Priority of the Christian Church

Acts 2:42-47

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

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Dennis Wilkes

 

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

 

 

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers

 

Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. June 28 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. June 28 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch Today after Church

 

Birthday Celebrations for June:

Faye Craven 6/21, Chuck Wirth 6/6, Terry Sellers 6/21, Joshua Teague 6/22, Tommy McDaniel 6/23(Clifford McKenzie son)

Anniversary’s for June:

Edwin and Linda Smith 6-11

 

 

 

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:

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin June 11, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 11, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: There’s Within My Heart a Melody – Page 380

Hymn of Grace: O How I Love Jesus – Page 170

Responsive Reading: Psalm 147- Page 859 – 860

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

*Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Anthem: Who at My Door is Standing? – Choir
Sermon: “Do You Love Me?”

John 21:15-19
Closing Hymn: Jesus, Savor, Pilot Me – Page 509

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith

*All that are able to stand, please do so.
Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Kiefer Reynolds, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers
Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. June 14 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. June 14 @ 7:00 PM
Church Council Meeting Wed. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch June 25
Birthday Celebrations for June:

Faye Craven 6/21, Chuck Wirth 6/6, Terry Sellers 6/21, Joshua Teague 622, Tommy McDaniel (Clifford McKenzie son) 6/23

Anniversary’s for June:

Edwin and Linda Smith 6-11

Sermon Note: “Do You Love Me”
When Jesus asks if we love Him, He is extending an invitation to a higher form of love than the world knows.

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: titus12367@yahoo.com

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin June 4, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

June 4, 2017

The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: Seek Ye First – Page 405

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

Hymn of Grace: Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee – Page 89

Hymn of Grace: What A Friend We Have in Jesus – Page 526

Responsive Reading: The Prayer of Saint Francis (Unison) – Page 481

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

*Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Anthem: Holy Ground – Choir
We are standing…on Holy Ground
And I know that there are angels all around
Let us praise…Jesus now
We are standing in His presence on Holy Ground

Sermon: “The Work of the Holy Spirit”

Acts 2:1-11

Communion – Page 12

Closing Hymn: Where He Leads Me – Page 338

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Kiefer Reynolds, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers
Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
No Choir Practice Wed. June 7
No Bible Study Wed. June 7
Fellowship Lunch June 25
Ron will give a message on Psalm Wed. June 7 @ 6:15 PM @ First United Methodist Church
Birthday Celebrations for June:

Faye Craven 6/21, Chuck Wirth 6/6, Terry Sellers 6/21, Joshua Teague 622, Tommy McDaniel (Clifford McKenzie son) 6/23

Anniversary’s for June:

Edwin and Linda Smith 6-11

Sermon Note: “The Work of the Holy Spirit”
Wind, fire and the ability to speak other languages, all of which appeared on the Day of Pentecost, are symbols of the work of the Holy Spirit in the lives of believers in Christ.

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: titus12367@yahoo.com

Web site – avalonngumc.org

Bulletin May 28, 2017

CONFIDENCE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

May 28, 2017
The Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
*Call to Worship Hymn: He Is Lord – Page 177

The Welcome and Invocation: Rev. Edwin Smith

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

Announcements: Bruce Cram

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

Hymn of Grace: Trust and Obey – Page 467

Responsive Reading: All Things Bright and Beautiful – Page 147 (Liturgist vv 1-3) (Unison v 4) – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Rev. Edwin Smith

*Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

*Gloria Patri – Page 70

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Anthem: Victory in Jesus – Melody, Ed and Ron
Sermon: “Sharing Our Faith”
Acts 1:1-8

Closing Hymn: More Love to Thee, O Christ – Page 453

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Rev. Edwin Smith

*All that are able to stand, please do so.

Prayer List: Andrew Carlton (Debra’s Nephew), Willie Napier, Edward Ellard, Kiefer Reynolds, Jean Crain, Phyllis Freels, Ray Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly, Phinney Family, Bonnie Timney, Pastor David Hoover, Crystal Teague, Sawyer Likins, Rebecca Thomas, Chuck and Ginny Wirth, Michele and Terry Sellers
Church Calendar and Updates:

Adult Sunday School 10:00 until 10:45
Choir Practice Wed. May 31 @ 6:30 PM
Bible Study Wed. May 31 @ 7:00 PM
Fellowship Lunch Today after Church
Ron will give a Bible Study Wed. June 7 @ 6:15 PM @ First United Methodist Church
Birthday Celebrations for May:

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

Anniversary’s for May:

None

Sermon Note: “Sharing Our Faith”
The Holy Spirit gives us the power to introduce people to Jesus Christ by simply sharing what Jesus has done for us.

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: titus12367@yahoo.com

Web site – avalonngumc.org