Center United Methodist Church

Where heart is at the Center
Weekly Bulletin

November 17, 2019
23rd Sunday after Pentecost
10:00 a.m.

Welcome and Announcements



*Greeting
                  

Leader: Come to Christ the living Word.
People: Grant us grace, O God, to be a living reminder of your presence on earth.

*Song of Praise
                    Lord, I Need You                                                                                                                             


*Prayer of Blessing                                              

*Gloria Patri
                     
71

Psalter Lesson
            Psalm 118
839

Giving Our Gifts to God
      Amazing Love  


*Doxology



*Passing the Peace of Christ

Witness to Our Children
Lauren Grelecki

Scripture
Luke 21:5-19

Sermon
                The Future                                                                                                                                             
Pastor Tony

*Invitation
              Just As I Am (verses 1,2,6)                
357

*Affirmation of Faith
     
881

Sharing Our Joys and Concerns
    The Lord’s Prayer

*Song of Praise
                  Trading My Sorrows                              

  
*Dismissal with Blessing
               


*Please stand as you are able
Visitors:  We welcome you to our worshiping community today. We are so glad you are here. Please sign our guest book in the narthex, and include your mailing address. Join us again soon!

Altar flowers are given to the glory of God in memory of Blackie Weddle.

Prayer Concerns: Nancy Tarlton, Jon Loeb, William Carter, Tony Allen,  Judy Layton, Pam Cochran, Jackie Grose, Pat Schaeffer, Lannie Cruse, Carol Alexander, James Coley, Frances Safrit, Josh Campbell, Betty Faggart.

Worship Leaders

Pastor                Rev. Tony Allen       Music Director      Todd Whittington    
Reader                Sue Long        Lock-up Trustee  Phil Walters
Nursery                Candy Spoor and Lisa Lefler
Sound system            David Grelecki
Ushers           Ellen Vanderburg, David Grelecki, Barbara Osborne, Bob Young

Attendance and Stewardship Last Week 

Sunday School: 19                                        Worship: 84
Need for November: $16,030                 Received through November 10: $7,802

Calendar

Sun., Nov. 17    Kids Bible study, 4:30 – 5:15 pm 
    Youth, 5:30 – 7:15 pm
Mon., Nov. 18    Trustees meeting, 6:00 pm
    United Methodist Women at Ruby Tuesday’s, 6:30 pm
Tues., Nov. 19    Newsletter deadline
Wed., Nov. 20    Music team, 7:00 pm
Sun., Nov. 24    Mission Pot: Veterans
    Kids Bible study, 4:30 – 5:15 pm 
    Youth, 5:30 – 7:15 pm
Tues., Nov. 26    Young at Hearts lunch at Troutman’s, 11:30 am

Pastor Tony will be on vacation this week, Monday through Sunday. Pastor De will be preaching next Sunday.