Worship Bulletin

816-279-0916    www.maxwellheightschurch.com

July 15, 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: “Blest Be the Tie”   all sing – pg. #168

WELCOME/ANNOUNCEMENTS

PRAYER OF CONFESSION: on screen – in unison

ASSURANCE OF PARDON: Pastor Dennis

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

* PRAISE SONG

Engaging the Word

CHILDREN’S MESSAGE

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE:  Isaiah 51:1-3

       TODAY’S LESSON: The Garden of the Heart”   

                                   Pastor Dennis Jones

Responding to the Word

SPECIAL MUSIC: Maxwell Quartet

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

 

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

MON. 7-16NO YOUTH GROUP THIS WEEK

THURS. 7-19  – 7:30 A.M. – MEN’S BREAKFAST @ PERKINS

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

SUN. 8-6 COMMUNION

———————————————

EDUCATION FUND APPLICATIONS MUST BE TURNED IN TODAY!

**FUNDS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ON JULY 22 – NOT JULY 29!!**

***Recipients must be present***

———————————————

Soles for Christ – until August 5th – please bring new

tennis shoes & socks – see bulletin board

———————————————

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, Evelyn Foster, LaVada Devling, Tay Wilkerson, Bob Agee, Mike Meister, Betty Groce, Ben Seagraves, Matthew Levi, Brenda Cooper, Kenny Denman, Zakari Decker, 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.

  

*Please stand

PASTOR: Dennis Jones

SUNDAY SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT: Suzanne Jones

VISITING DEACONS July: Kathy Harbison

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.