Archive for August, 2011

August 28, 2011 Bulletin

August 25, 2011

First United Methodist Church

                     August 28, 2011
                              * Please Stand If Able
PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP Kenny Stephens

GREETING & ANNOUNCEMENTS Delbert Dearing

*SONG OF PRAISE
 “God of Grace and God of Glory” UMH 577

SKIT              Performed by the FROGS
            
*PASSING THE PEACE 
(gathering)  “Sanctuary” 
Lord prepare me, to be a sanctuary, pure and holy, tried and true. With thanksgiving, I’ll be a living, sanctuary for You.
 
*THE WORDS OF PRAISE  Delbert Dearing
  “Apostles Creed”  UMH 881

*THE GLORIA PATRI    UMH 70
       Glo-ry be to the Fa-ther, and to the Son and to the Ho-ly  
    Ghost; as it was in the be-gin-ning, is now, and ev-er shall be, 
                     world with-out end. A-men. A-men.

THE GIVING OF TITHES AND OFFERINGS
Offertory Prayer   Delbert Dearing
*Doxology     UMH 95

*SONG OF PRAISE    UMH 64
           “Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty” 

SUNDAY SCHOOL PROMOTION Lillian Jones 

ACOLYTE PROMOTION  Jean Blue   

JOYS AND CONCERNS  Delbert Dearing
Pastoral/Lord’s Prayer
        Our Father which art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread.  And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.  And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil; for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever.   Amen.

*SONG OF PRAISE “Jesus Loves Me” UMH 191
 As we are singing, all children are invited to the
front for Children’s time with Donna Carter.

SONG OF PRAISE “Holy Ground” 
“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.”

SCRIPTURE READING   Delbert Dearing
  “Exodus 3:1-15”

SERMON         “The Call”       Rhonda Greenwood
  
*INVITATIONAL     
  “Take My Life, and Let It Be”     UMH 399

*BENEDICTION   Rhonda Greenwood

*DISMISSAL
  “The Family of God’
“I’m so glad, I’m a part, of the fam-ily of God—I’ve been
washed in the fountain, cleansed by His blood! Joint heirs
with Je-sus as we travel this sod, for I’m part of the fam-ily, the fam-ily of God.”

POSTLUDE    Kenny Stephens

 

*CCLI #2480835
  
 
Thank you for worshipping with us.  Please come again!

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THIS WEEK:
Say something good about Jesus!
Say something good about the church!
Invite someone to come with you next week!
God bless you and be safe!

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Sunday School classes beginning September 4, 2011: 
Pre-K thru 1st grade-Erica Moran
2nd thru 5th grade-Lillian Jones
Jr. High-Candace & Greg Dempsey
High School-Misti & Matt Dearing
Believers-Mac Sipe
Keys-Dan Allen

Men’s Breakfast Saturday, September 3, 7:00 a.m.

Ad. Council meeting August 31, 7:30 p.m.
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CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

Sunday August 28:
   9:45 a.m.   Sunday School
 10:50 a.m.   Morning Worship
   5:30 p.m.   FROGS (3rd-5th)
   6:30 p.m.   Bible Study- 
           Fellowship Hall
  6:00 p.m.             Youth (6th-12th)

Wednesday August 31:
 6:00 p.m.   Youth (6th-12th)
 6:30 p.m.   Choir 
 7:30 p.m.   Ad Council  
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This Week’s Birthdays:
August 30:  Gloria Henslee
August: 31:  Connie Mack Seymore
September 1:  Logan Jones

This Week’s Anniversaries:
September 1:  Dave & Pat Humphrey

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    PRAYERS
God is our strength for today and our hope for tomorrow.
Pray For:
Our Church         Our Families        Our Community           Our Country    Our Servicemen Public Servants
Losses Due to Fires Rain   

Cancer:
Darlene Thompson-lymphoma (Ruth Clark)
Karan Young & Ruby Moultrie-mastectomies (Rhonda) ________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Physical Health:
Tamara Dempsey-kidneys, pain (Candace)
Loretta Young- hospital ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________

Loss of a Loved One:
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Other Needs:
Teachers, administrators, school employees, & and students _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Worship Attendance (8/14/2011):  90
Sunday Morning Offering:  $2024.07

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Piano/Organist: Kenny Stephens
Song Leader:  Donna Carter
Acolytes:  Brooke Jones & Jacob Dearing
Nursery:  Stacy Cullins
Ushers:  Tom Watson, Jacob Downum,
     Corky Cox, Brack Jones
Children’s Church Leader:  Donna Carter

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This Weeks Lectionary Readings:
Exodus 3:1-15
Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c
Romans 12:9-21
Matthew 16:21-28

August 14, 2011 Bulletin

August 11, 2011

First United Methodist Church

                     August 14, 2011
                              * Please Stand If Able
PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP Kenny Stephens

GREETING & ANNOUNCEMENTS Delbert Dearing

*SONG OF PRAISE
 “Great is Thy Faithfulness”  UMH 140
            
*PASSING THE PEACE 
(gathering)  “Sanctuary” 
Lord prepare me, to be a sanctuary, pure and holy, tried and true. With thanksgiving, I’ll be a living, sanctuary for You.
 
*THE WORDS OF PRAISE  Delbert Dearing
  “Apostles Creed”  UMH 881

*THE GLORIA PATRI    UMH 70
       Glo-ry be to the Fa-ther, and to the Son and to the Ho-ly  
    Ghost; as it was in the be-gin-ning, is now, and ev-er shall be, 
                     world with-out end. A-men. A-men.

THE GIVING OF TITHES AND OFFERINGS
Offertory Prayer   Delbert Dearing
*Doxology     UMH 95

*SONG OF PRAISE
 “Something Beautiful”   UMH 394

*THE SPECIAL MUSIC 
 OR CONGREGATIONAL PICKS    

JOYS AND CONCERNS  Delbert Dearing
Pastoral/Lord’s Prayer
        Our Father which art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread.  And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.  And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil; for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever.   Amen.

*SONG OF PRAISE “Jesus Loves Me” UMH 191
 As we are singing, all children are invted to the
front for Children’s time with Brack Jones.

SPECIAL OFFERING WITH SONG OF PRAISE 
  “Freely, Freely”  UMH 389

Psalm Reading    Delbert Dearing
  “Psalm 133”

SERMON    “God Has a Plan”       Gen. 45:1-15
  
*INVITATIONAL     
 “Lord, I Want to Be a Christian”      UMH 389

REAFFIRMATION OF FAITH SERVICE  UMH 45

*BENEDICTION   Rhonda Greenwood

*DISMISSAL
  “The Family of God’
“I’m so glad, I’m a part, of the fam-ily of God—I’ve been
washed in the fountain, cleansed by His blood! Joint heirs
with Je-sus as we travel this sod, for I’m part of the fam-ily, the fam-ily of God.”

POSTLUDE    Kenny Stephens

*CCLI #2480835
  
 
Thank you for worshipping with us.  Please come again!

*************************************************************
THIS WEEK:
Say something good about Jesus!
Say something good about the church!
Invite someone to come with you next week!
God bless you and be safe!

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Fellowship meal immediately after church today.

FROGS, today at 5:00 p.m.

CHURCH SWIMMING PARTY, today,
6:00 p.m., Tin Cup Country Club followed by a Church Ice Cream & Cookies Social in the Fellowship Hall at 7:30 p.m.

Choir practice resumes August 17, 6:30 p.m.

Ad. Council meeting August 31, 7:30 p.m.
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CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

Sunday August 14:
  9:30 a.m.   Prayer Time
  9:45 a.m.   Sunday School
 10:50 a.m.   Morning Worship
  5:00 p.m.   FROGS
  6:00 p.m.             Swim Party
  7:30 p.m.             Ice Cream Social

Wednesday August 17:
 6:00 p.m.   Youth
 6:30 p.m.   Choir  
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This Week’s Birthdays:
August 16: Tom Watson
August 20: Jean Blue

This Week’s Anniversaries:

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    PRAYERS
God is our strength for today and our hope for tomorrow.
Pray For:
Our Church         Our Families        Our Community           Our Country    Our Servicemen Public Servants
Losses Due to Fires Rain   

Cancer:
Darlene Thompson-lymphoma (Ruth Clark) ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Physical Health:
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________

Loss of a Loved One:
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Other Needs:
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Worship Attendance (7/17/2011):  74
Sunday Morning Offering:  $1570.35

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Piano/Organist: Kenny Stephens
Song Leader:  Donna Carter
Acolytes:  Carissa Downum & Yancy Downum
Nursery:  Polly Campbell
Ushers:  Tom Watson, David Carter,
     Ken Jones, Jay Campbell
Children’s Church Leader:  Donna Carter

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This Weeks Lectionary Readings:
Genesis 45:1-15
Psalm 133
Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32
Matthew 15: (10-20) 21-28
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