Bulletin January 7, 2024


January 7, 2024 

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Sweet Hour of Prayer – Page 128

The Welcome and Invocation: 

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed 


Hymn of Grace: Rock of Ages – Page 209

Hymn of Grace: Holy, Holy, Holy –  Page 74 

Responsive Reading: Psalm 103 – #509 – Clifford McKenzie 

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: 

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 


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

Sermon: Priorities For the Church

1 Peter 2:9

Closing: – God Will Take Care of You – Page 247

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,  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 January: 

Linda Dean 1/2, Sue Caples 1/31

Anniversaries for January:


Notes: Priorities For the Church

Over the next few weeks we will examine some church Priorities.  Today we will look at the Priority of WORSHIP.

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

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