Worship Bulletin

AUGUST 20, 2017        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: “Holy, Holy, Holy”    pg. #105

WELCOME/ANNOUNCEMENTS

PRAYER OF CONFESSION (on screen, in unison)

ASSURANCE OF PARDON

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

* PRAISE SONG

ENGAGING THE WORD

CHILDRENS MESSAGE

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 1:1-3

TODAY’S LESSON: “God of Wonders”        Elder Dennis Jones

RESPONDING TO THE WORD

SPECIAL MUSIC: Cheryl Leggans

PRAYER REQUESTS/PASTORAL PRAYER AND PRAYER OF THE PEOPLE

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

          - CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SCHOOL (up to 5th Grade) DURING WORSHIP

              – ADULT’S SUNDAY SCHOOL AFTER WORSHIP

 THURS. AUG. 24  – 7:30 A.M. – MEN’S BREAKFAST @ PERKINS

                            – 10 A.M. PRAYER BAND MEETS AT THE FAITH HOUSE

SAT. SEPT. 23 – ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL SAVE THE DATE!!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! — See Sign-Up Sheet on Bulletin Board

SUN. AUG. 27 – BRIEF CONGREGATIONAL MEETING AFTER WORSHIP

SUN. OCT. 1 – NEXT COMMUNION

School Supplies available for grades K-6 – ask any Deacon

Contact Elder Dennis Jones, Director of Christian Education and Pastoral Care at 816-724-1319 or email: djones0102@icloud.com

CARING FOR ONE ANOTHER

Pray for:  ALL OUR TROOPS, BEATRICE WILLIAMS, KELLY PLUMMER, BRAD CHELLEW, SHIRLEY MERRIWEATHER, ALEX MCCLARY, MYCA ALEXANDER, ELIZABETH HILL, DEBBIE CAMPBELL, HARPER ATKINSON, TERESA MOORE, GABBIE MILLER, KRISTIN LAY, CONNOR MILLER, HALEY ELIZABETH RAY, DIANA GUTHRIDGE, JUANITA SIMPSON, STEPHANIE HOSKINS, MIA PLUMMER, BARBARA LEHMAN, JOE LONG, JENNIFER MILLER, CONNIE BURGE, AMY EVANS, JOYCE REYNOLDS, JO SCHMIDT, BRADY MCKASKY, GREG SMITH, MARK SCHUBERT, VERA JOHNSON, COLTON LOCKE, EVELYN FOSTER, BILL CHELLEW, DAWN KRETZER, LAVADA DEVLING, ASHLEY JONES, TAY WILKINSON,  RHONDA SNYDER, SALLY BOND, RON RAMSAY, ANGIE WARD, BOB AGEE, RACHELLE COOPER, MIKE MEISTER, BOBBI MILLER, BETTY GROCE, BEN SEAGRAVES, MATTHEW LEVI, BRENDA COOPER, ALFRED DEVLING, KATHY HARBISON, JOELLEN MATTHEWS, MARTY ORR, KENNY DENMAN, PATRICK ROPER, DEAN PLUMMER, DELBERT FUNK, CODY MARTIN, ZAKARI DECKER, CHUCK NOFSINGER, ALEX RICH,  BROOKLYN ALLEN, BRENDA MULLIGAN, VIVIAN YTEL,  JENNISON WALL, BEVERLYE MANN, JAN MECKE, GEMMA YATES, CRAIG ELDER, LINDA FOSTER, DIXIE COOPER, ANITA BONEA, ANDREA LIPTACK, MICHAEL SMITH, CHRIS HEUMADER, MATT COOPER, AL WRIGHT, BOB STEVENS, DAVID HAMBY, SHARON BARRON, JAMES LEGGANS, CAROLYN LEDFORD, PENNY BARTRAM, EMMA SHALINE, PAUL WRIGHT, RUTH ANN CURLEY, SONYA HARBISON, JACK PIERCE, SHAWN CULVER, DOTTIE HICKS, TRENTON BRINSON, GREG LESLIE, JAMES ROPER, ERVIL CLIMER, JENNIFER WALL, MIKE AND ELAINE OBERZAN, FAMILIES OF TANNER WARD AND MIKEY TOWNSEND ON THEIR HOMECOMING WITH THE LORD.

 

PASTOR: Rev. Dr. Sam Mann

DIRECTOR OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION and

         PASTORAL CARE: Elder Dennis Jones

VISITING DEACON August: Cheryl Leggans

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.