Bulletin August 6, 2023


August 6, 2023

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: His Name Is Wonderful – Page 174

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: Open My Eyes That I May See – Page 454

Hymn of Grace: Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us – Page 381

Responsive Reading: Canticle of Christ’s Obedience – Page 167 – Clifford McKenzie

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 


The offering plate is available at the entry of the church (The Narthex).

Sermon: Why Do We Take Communion

1 Corinthians 11:23-29


Closing: God Will Take Care of You – Page 130

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), 

Austin Ivester, Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Rita Dickmann, Linda Dean, Ricky Hewell, Logan,Tine Beatty, Nell Akin (Patricia’s Aunt), Crystal Teague, Kathy Cothran

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC lift up all those in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School @ 10:00 AM
  • No Bible Study for the month of August
  • Vote for Disaffiliation from The United Methodist Church on Wednesday August 30 @ 5:30 PM.  You have to be a member of   Confidence UMC to vote and be present

Birthday’s Celebrations for August: 

Katlynn Moore (Geri’s granddaughter) 8/10, Mary Alice Knight (George and Linda Dean’s granddaughter) 8/15

Anniversaries for August:

Joshua and Crystal Teague 8/24

Notes: Why Do We Take Communion

Today we will examine why Christians take Communion.

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org