FAITH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, 2018 PASTOR: CLINT EVANS
SHARING OF JOYS & CONCERNS
*Call to Worship
Come, let us praise the Lord!
We praise God with our whole heart!
God’s works are great!
Open our hearts and spirits to see Your works, O Lord!
Come, let us worship the Lord who has saved us!
May our lives reflect the wondrous love of God that all may see and know of
God’s greatness. Amen.
*OPENING HYMN #176 “Majesty, Worship His Majesty” (2x)
Almighty and most merciful God, we give thanks that You know us and love us. Help us, through the power of Your Holy Spirit, grow deeper, wider, and fuller in our knowledge and understanding of Your ways. Help us, through the gift of Your divine Wisdom, bring others closer to You and to Your Son, Jesus
Christ our Lord, in whose name we pray. Amen.
*SHARING GOD’S PEACE
OFFERING OF GIFTS
PROCLAMATION OF THE WORD
*HYMN OF PREPARATION #601 “Thy Word is a Lamp” FIRST READING Deuteronomy 18:15-20 pg. 202-203 SECOND READING 1 Corinthians 7:29-31 pg. 1198 *HYMN #62 “All Creatures of our God & King” (vv. 1, 5, 7) GOSPEL READING Mark 1:21-28 pg.1045-1046 MESSAGE
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
COME TO THE LORD’S TABLE (SEE INSERT)
-INVITATION -CONFESSION -PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE -THE LORD’S PRAYER -THE LORD’S SUPPER *CLOSING SONG TFWS #2162 “Grace Alone”
Please sign the attendance pads in the pews and sign our guest book if you are a visitor.
The Nursery is for children pre-school – 1st grade.
There will be an Administrative Council Meeting today following the service in the front of
the church to approve the 2018 Budget.
There will be JAM, Wednesday, January 31st, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The sign-up sheets are at
the back. Please sign-up if you can help in any way.
This week’s Prayer List includes: Kitty Schultz, Shirley Tennant, Rhelda Riley and
Please check the chart for the “Blessed To Be A Blessing” project and take a “Snowman” or
give a call to one of the names for January.
Congratulations to Jasmine Moreno on the birth of her daughter, Valentina Rose, who was born Monday, January 22nd. Valentina joins sisters Broklyn and Mia. Grandparents are Alex and Maria Moreno. We ask God’s Blessings on the family.
There will be a Trustees Committee Meeting Tuesday, February 13th at 7:00 p.m.
Ash Wednesday Service is Wednesday, February 14th at 7:30 p.m.
There will be a Work Day on Saturday, February 17th at 8:00 a.m. Come if you can to help clean up and get rid of “things.”