Worship Bulletin

816-279-0916    www.maxwellheightschurch.com

September 9, 2018        10:00 A.M.

Gathering for the Word

MEDITATION AND PRELUDE:

*CALL TO WORSHIP:

L:  Good Morning.
P:  Good Morning.
L:  Who are you?
P:  We are the people of God, created in the image of God.

L:  Why are you here?

P:  To receive the power to do the will of the Creator.

OPENING PRAYER

*OPENING SONG: “In The Garden”   all sing –

WELCOME/ANNOUNCEMENTS

RESPONSIVE READING: on screen – in unison

**PASS THE PEACE** Please greet each other with God’s Peace during music

* PRAISE SONG

Engaging the Word

CHILDREN’S MESSAGE

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE:  Joshua 1:1-9

SERMON SERIES: “Claiming Your Inheritance

        TODAY’S LESSON: “I Can’t

                                   Pastor Dennis Jones

SPECIAL MUSIC by the Choir: “The Eastern Gate”

PASTORAL PRAYER/LORDS PRAYER

WE GIVE BACK TO GOD

*DOXOLOGY — PRAYER OF DEDICATON

Taking the Word to the World

* BENEDICTION: on screen, in unison:

Go forth into the world in peace. Be of good courage. Hold fast to that which is good. Render to no one evil for evil. Strengthen the faint-hearted. Support the weak. Help the afflicted. Honor all people. Love and serve the Lord, rejoicing in the power of the Holy Spirit.

* CLOSING HYMN:           “God Be With You“                 #154

   *Please stand

Bring a Friend to Church Next Week!

WE MEET WITH ONE ANOTHER

TODAY    - 9:30 A.M. – FELLOWSHIP DOWNSTAIRS WITH REFRESHMENTS

   -  DURING SERMON CHILDREN AGES 0-10 ARE WELCOME DOWNSTAIRS

        FOR SUPERVISED CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

SUNDAY SCHOOL FOR ALL AGES AFTER WORSHIP

TUES. 9-11  – 6:30 P.M – BIBLE STUDY @ Debby & Russ LaFave’s House

                                             5506 Maxwell Road

WED. 9-12 – 10:30 A.M. – NEW WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY @ FAITH HOUSE

                   – 6:30 P.M. – YOUTH GROUP

THURS. 9-13  – 7:30 A.M. – MEN’S BREAKFAST @ PERKINS

                     – 10 A.M. – PRAYER GROUP MEETS @ FAITH HOUSE

SAT. 9-15 – NOON – CHOIR PRACTICE

                               NOW ACCEPTING MEMBERS!!

SAT. 10-13 – 5 P.M. – !!HAYRIDE & BONFIRE!! – Details to come

**SUNDAY SCHOOL STARTS FOR THE SEASON TODAY!**

– NEED TEACHERS – SEE SUZANNE!!

Are you interested in becoming a member of the church?

Contact Pastor Dennis Jones at 816-724-1319

or email: djones0102@icloud.com

CARING FOR ONE ANOTHER

Please pray for: All our Troops and Government Leaders, Beatrice Williams, Kelly Plummer, Shirley Merriweather, Vera Johnson, Colton Locke,  LaVada Devling, Tay Wilkerson, Bob Agee, Mike Meister, Betty Groce, Ben Seagraves, Matthew Levi, Brenda Cooper, Kenny Denman, Brooklyn Allen, Brenda Mulligan, Gemma Yates, Linda Foster, Chris Heumader, Bob Stevens, David Hamby, Emma Shaline, Paul Wright, RuthAnn Curley, Bridgette Nye, Marie Odette, Michael Hurley, Rebecca King, Cassie Decker, Ashley Jones, Rev. Lee & Esther Felsberg, Corey Jones, Aspen Clark, Roy Proctor, Jody Morgan, Lee Eaton,  Dwight Hamby, RuthAnn Bush, Ann Monger, Richard Ellsworth, Penny Litton, Debra Brassfield-Lugo, Pamela Plummer, Buddy Haynes, Sarah Jane Masterson, Jo Witt, Gary Ledford, Kathy Wilkerson, Erin Thornton, Terri Swopes, Del Swenumson, Becky Evans, Lynette Davis, Lily Sharp, Christine Pollack, Brenten Jestes, Jean Nichols, Baby Kaiya, Alan Hicks, Cody Martin, Irene Wall, Roger Ferris, McKennon Smith, Bethany, Steve & Jetson Jewell, family of Bill Cornelius on his homecoming with the Lord.

PASTOR: Dennis Jones

SUNDAY SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT: Suzanne Jones

VISITING DEACONS SEPT: Ashley Jones & Vanidy Womeldorff

MINISTERS: The Whole Congregation

CHOIR DIRECTOR: Ruth Chellew

MUSIC LEADER: Cheryl Leggans

MINISTER OF MUSIC:  Dean Culver

GREETERS: The Whole Congregation!

Mission Statement: Our purpose is to win souls for heaven and declare God’s grace by ministering to the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of the family of God.