Bulletin February 18, 2023


February 18, 2024 

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship: There’s Something About That Name – Page 134

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 691


Hymn of Grace: Savior Like aShepherd Lead Us – Page 130

Hymn of Grace: I’d Rather Have Jesus –  Page 140

Responsive Reading: The Kingdom Christ – Page 218 – 

Clifford McKenzie

Choir Special: I Have Found A Friend in Jesus – Page 153 

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 33 


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

Sermon: Into The Wilderness

Mark 1:9-13

Closing: – O How I Love Jesus – Page 142

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

The Family of 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,  Al Adams (Melody’s Brother), Lynn Phinney(Clifford’s daughter), Taylor Cox (Sharon’s Brother)

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 
  • Remember Stephens County Food2Kids 

Birthday’s Celebrations for February: 

George Holbrook 2/3, Joyce Sheriff 2/8, Katlin Norman 2/6, Patricia Ryals 2/11, Wilson Yeast 2/11, Clint Craven 2/16,

Anniversaries for February:


Notes: Into The Wilderness

We all have wilderness experiences. We are not alone in the wilderness. GOD IS THERE!

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org