Bulletin May 5, 2024


May 5, 2024 

The Prelude & Lighting Candle

Call to Worship: He Is Lord  – Page 268

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed 


Hymn of Grace: Softly and Tenderly – Page 504

Hymn of Grace: Only Trust Him  –  Page 506

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).

Choir Special: Since Jesus Came Into My Heart – Page 552

Sermon: Sowing Seed

Matthew 13:1-9

Responsive Reading: The Prayer of Consecration – Page 732 – 

Clifford McKenzie


Closing: – Sweet Hour of Prayer – Page 440

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Austin Ivester, Elizabeth Ivester,  Roger Ivester, Rita Dickmann, Ricky Hewell, 

Logan, Nell Akin (Patricia’s Aunt), Crystal Teague, Kathy Cothran,  Al Adams (Melody’s Brother), Lynn Phinney(Clifford’s daughter), Glenn McDaniel (Clifford’s Son), The Family of Linda Dean

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
  • Worship Service @11:00 AM
  • Bible Study Wednesday May 8 @6:00 PM
  • Stephens County Food2Kids are in need of FRUIT CUPS AND APPLE SAUSE. 
  • Please mark your calendar for Sunday, May 19th – 11:00 service.  We will have a Bluegrass Gospel Concert featuring “Peachtree Station Bluegrass Band”. Please invite friends & family to come join us that day!

Birthday’s Celebrations for May: 

Autumn Babbitt 5/3, Sharon Yeast 5/17

Anniversaries for May:


Notes: Sowing Seed

When we sow the seed of the Word of God then God will provide a bountiful harvest.

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org