Weekly Bulletin

Announcements & Events for November 12th

Women’s Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 10 am.

Wednesday Night Bible Study meets @ 7pm.

Choir practice will be Thursdays @ 6pm.

Emmanuel New Berlin Bible Study on Revelation meets Thursdays at 7pm.

Special Youth Group meeting today @ 3pm Mission Trip planning – only Youth meeting this month!

Men’s Breakfast Saturday, November 18th @ 8am.

Leadership Meeting – Tues, November 14th @ 7pm.

Mission Meeting – Tues, November 21st @ 7pm.

Selling Candy @ Farmer’s Market November 22nd.

Candy Making: Weeks of Nov. 6th & 13th are candy sales; for details & to help: talk to Jerry B.

Advent Collection – Christmas Shoe Boxes for Samaritan’s Purse, collecting thru Nov. 12th.

Hanging of the Greens – Sunday, December 3rd.

We are collecting cleaning buckets for all hurricane flood victims, list on bulletin board.

Still need a volunteer to teach Elementary Sunday School class, please see Katie, Claire or Pastor Larry.

The Church has set up a YouTube channel for bible studies called: Trinity United Methodist Winfield.

Happy Birthday!

Brett Runkle – November 14th


Happy Anniversary!


September’s Monthly Report

Weekly Need             $3,128.50

YTD Current Fund

Revenue:    $ 84,666.57

Expenses:   $ 90,028.06

$ (5,361.49)

YTD Building & Maintenance

Revenue:     $ 20,550.11

Expenses:    $ 20,085.78

$  464.33


Trinity United Methodist Church

24 State Route 304

Winfield, PA 17889

Church Office: 570-524-9070

Pastor: 570-898-8710

Pastor’s Email: pastortumc@ptd.net

Secretary’s Email: secretarytumc@ptd.net

Website: www.trinwin.org


November 12th, 2017


Serving You Today:

Pastor Larry Siikanen

Organist:  Kim Bolig



For Today:


Elementary – meets upstairs in the nursery

Youth Group – meets downstairs in classroom with mural

The Pacesetters –  Adults; meets in overflow

If you have any questions, please ask.  We will be more than happy to assist you.

Children Newborn to 4 yrs old are invited to come to our nursery.


“Be ready, servant of Christ, for your Master comes suddenly, when an ungodly world least expects Him.”                                   – Charles Spurgeon

Order of Worship

Prelude & Lighting of the Candles

Welcome & Announcements

Call to Worship:

Leader:  This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

People:  This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.

Leader:  The hour is coming, and now is, when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the father seeks to worship him.

People:  Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and his  courts with praise! Give thanks to him, bless his name!

* Hymn:       Battle Hymn of the Republic       717

Opening Prayer

God of grace and glory, we thank you that you judge us not by the perfection of our actions, but by our readiness to live boldly by faith. Help us, as individuals and as a congregation, to trust you and follow where you lead, that in Christ your name may be glorified in all the earth. Amen.

Children’s Message

First Lesson:                           I Thessalonians 4:13-18

Joys & Concerns


* Doxology

* Hymn:              Living for Jesus            Insert

Sermon Text:                            Matthew 25:1-13

Sermon:              “Wise or Foolish?”

*  Song:             I Can Only Imagine

Closing Prayer

*  Song:                Creator King     

Dismissal with Blessing

Postlude & Going Forth to Serve God & Neighbor

* Indicates a time to stand. If you are unable to stand, please remain seated.