HENDERSON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WEEKLY BULLETIN

First Sunday in Lent

THE GATHERING OF GOD'S PEOPLE

March 9,  2014

9:30 a.m.                        

Pastor Ray Speakman cell # 814-450-3150       Email
http://www.hendersonunitedmethodistchurch.com   prayerrequest@hendersonunitedmethodistchurch.com


  GATHERING  SONG
  “ Seek Ye First ” 405 Hymnal ~ both verses lyrics
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

PRELUDE

 

*CALL  TO  WORSHIP (Responsively)

L: It is written: "One does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God" 

P: We come seeking the bread of life.
L: It is written: "Worship the Lord your God and serve only Him" 

P: We would see Jesus and Him only would we serve.

 

*HYMN  OF  PRAISE 
 # 521  " I Want Jesus to Walk With Me"  lyrics
 

*AFFIRMATION OF FAITH #881   "The Apostles' Creed "


PRAISE  TIME

“ Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen"
# 520 Hymnal lyrics

"Freely, Freely"# 389 Hymnal lyrics

CHILDREN’S  CHAT
 

GOSPEL  LESSON   Matthew 4: 1-11                               

L: The Word of God for the people of God.
P: THANKS  BE  TO  GOD !

SERMON      “God or the World? "    Pastor Ray
 

OUR PRAYER AND MEDITATION WITH GOD

SHARING OUR PRAISES AND CONCERNS

MORNING PRAYER AND THE LORD’S PRAYER

WORSHIP THROUGH GIVING

OFFERTORY

*DOXOLOGY # 95

*PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING

 *HYMN OF DEDICATION
 #472   "Nearer to the Heart of God " 
lyrics

*BENEDICTION

*DISMISSAL   # 507  “Through it All ” lyrics

*PASSING OF THE PEACE ~ As you leave the sanctuary, please extend signs of friendship and peace.

*POSTLUDE
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Schedule for “Just Walk Across the Room” offered at both 10 AM & 7 PM
on the following Tuesdays:  April 15, April 29

Men’s Lenten Communion Breakfasts At 8:00 AM on Saturdays  (Call in reservations on Wednesday before to host church.)
March 15 at Christ UMC 833-6398
March 22 at Lakewood UMC 833-4131
March 29 at Trinity UMC 825-2547
April 5 at Immanuel UMC 882-0464 North East
April 12 at Wesley UMC 899-3302
Remember to pray for our church and city daily !
Worship Christ Through the Arts Youth Program  is Sundays from 2pm to 4 pm. Please bring your children ages 5 to 18.
For more info contact Brandy.
Bible Study - Please join us for Bible Study every Thursday at 10 am  Everyone welcome.
SOCKS FOR WOMEN - Please donate a NEW pair of socks to the Homeless women of the City Mission.
There is a box in the church for donations.
AD Council Meeting  March 15th 10am  All are welcome.
St Patrick's Day Brunch - March 16th we will meet after church for a St Pat's Brunch and fellowship.
Please bring a dish to share. No Green Beer 
 
 
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