Announcements & Events for September 23rd
Women’s Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 10 am.
Pastor Matthew’s Bible Study on the Psalms – “Out of the Depths, The Psalms speak for us” Wed’s, 7p at Trinity & Tue’s, 10a at Emmanuel.
Youth Group – Meets next Sunday, from 6-8pm.
Youth are selling Calendars to raise money for Outreach Projects; $7 ea. see Youth/Dawn.
Fifth Sunday Mission Offering – Mini Thon.
Mission Offering for October – Native Americans.
Weekly Prayer Services will be held on Saturdays at Emmanuel New Berlin at 7pm.
Fall Festival – Sat, October 27th (details to follow).
Operation Christmas Child – shoeboxes due in Nov.
The mold is treated, still needs cleaning & organizing
New Berlin Food Pantry – September items: Cereal, side dishes ie. mac&chz, Lipton/Knorr. (always accepting all items; taken 3rd Thurs. of month.)
Check out the sermon Sunday Mornings LIVE – FB!
Diana Weikel has Weis and Giant cards available.
Attention online shoppers: Please go to www.umcmarket.org to get started with UMC Marketplace! Each store donates a % of purchases!
Madden Cromley – September 23rd
Barb Richard – September 24th
Steve Trimble – September 28th
|August’s Monthly Report
Weekly Need $3,128.50
YTD Current Fund
Revenue: $ 62,383.08
Expenses: $ 75,107.95
YTD Building & Maintenance
Revenue: $ 16,729.72
Expenses: $ 24,911.16
Trinity United Methodist Church
24 State Route 304
Winfield, PA 17889
Church Office: 570-524-9070
Pastor Cell: 717-357-0707
Pastor’s Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary’s Email: email@example.com
September 23rd, 2018
Serving You Today:
Pastor Matthew Loyer
Organist: Kim Bolig
Greeters: The Haefners
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES
Elementary – Including 4th grade, meets in the overflow room.
Youth Group – 5th-12th grades; meets downstairs in the classroom with the mural.
The Pacesetters – Adults; John Macarthur’s 12 Ordinary Men, meets in the nursery.
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.
*Regular Youth Group Meetings are 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays from 6-8pm. This year we are including 5th graders, spread the word!
“Faithful servants never retire. You can retire from your career, but you will never retire from serving God.’” -Rick Warren
Order of Worship
Prelude & Lighting of the Candles
Welcome & Announcements
Call to Worship:
Leader: Draw near to God, and God will draw near
to you. Happy are those who find delight in
People: God is always nearer than our next breath.
We gather to become more aware of that
Leader: Knowledge of God is a delight to the
righteous. They seek to grow in wisdom
People: There is always more to discover than we
know. We seek to do good and not harm
all our days.
*Hymn: Are Ye Able 530
You watch over us, O God, and show us the way to prosper in life, not so much in things as in relationships that contribute to our wholeness and well b eing. Thank you for meeting us here in our time of need. Create in us a space for quiet listening and thoughtful meditation. Amen.
First Lesson: James 4: 1-10
Joys & Concerns
*Hymn: Make Me a Servant Insert
Sermon Text: Mark 9: 30-37
Sermon: “First and Last”
* Hymn: Blessed Assurance 369
* Song: Because of Your Love
Dismissal with Blessing
Postlude & Going Forth to Serve God & Neighbor
* Indicates a time to stand. If you are unable to stand, please remain seated.