EDINA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday, March 18, 2018
“The Fifth Sunday of Lent”
Pastor: Graig Connell Liturgist: Nancy Reardon
Organist: Carol Hayes Pianist: Beth Scharge
Our Mission: To lead people to an active faith in Jesus Christ
Welcome & Announcements
*Fellowship & Greetings “We Have Come Into His House”
Meet & Greet One Another
Vs. 2 Return to your seat
*Call to Worship
Leader: “The days are surely coming,” says the Lord, “when I will make a new covenant
with the house of Israel and the house of Jacob”. People: God has made a new promise with us in Christ Jesus. Leader: “I will put my law within them, and I will write it on their hearts; and I will be their
God, and they shall be my people”.
People: But we have failed to be God’s people. We have chosen our own way.
Leader: Turn again, says the Lord, through the prophets and through God’s own Son.
People: Turn us again to you, O Lord, and awaken our spirits to your love and mercy.
*Hymn “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” (hymnal) # 140
Joys andConcerns Silent Prayer
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy Kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the Kingdom the power and the glory, forever. Amen
Youth and Children’s Moments
Giving of the Tithes & Offerings Special
*Doxology (hymnal #95
*Scripture: Jeremiah 31:31-34
LEADER: The Word of God for the people of God!
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God! Amen.
Hymn “Hail to the Lord’s Anointed” (hymnal) #203
Message “REHAB- Promise” Rev. Graig Connell
Hymn: “Hymn of Promise” (hymnal) #707
*Response (Please join hands with those beside you)
May the Lord, Mighty God, bless and keep you forever.
Grant you peace, perfect peace, courage in every endeavor.
Lift up your eyes and see his face, and his grace forever.
May the Lord, Mighty God, bless and keep you forever.
GO FORTH TO LOVE AND SERVE GOD AND NEIGHBOR
*PLEASE STAND, AS YOU ARE ABLE
THE CALL TO WORSHIP is from Ministry Matters and used with permission. (I also wish to recognize Rev Dr. Dawn Chesser for her homiletic work used in the Sermon)
Next Sunday’s Scripture: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 • Mark 11:1-11 • John 12:12-16
This Week’s Prayer Focus: Pray people would join us for Worship during Holy Week
Usher’s for March: Judy Hamlin, Patty Klocke, Eileen Miller
Liturgist for March: Nancy Reardon
How to Reach Us:
Parish Office: 660-397-2322
Facebook: Knox County Mo United Methodist Parish
Pastor’s Cell: 314-378-4551 Pastor’s Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attendance on 3/11/18: 47 Offering 3/11/18: $849.00
Bible Bites every Tuesday from 12-12:50 pm. We are studying Proverbs Chp.10. Everyone welcome.
Serenity Hour (AA) meeting every Thursday at 5:30 pm.
Thank you to everyone that gave or helped with the Blood Drive. 64 units of blood was collected.
Epic Wednesday’s at 7 pm doing a series on “Making Love Last a Lifetime”.
Youth swimming party at the Aquatic Center in Kirksville from 2-4 pm today.
Genesis House Banquet & Silent Auction Saturday, March 24th from 6-9pm at the Knox County Community Center. Please come and support this worthwhile project. Thank you.
Edina Assembly of God is presenting a musical drama March 23, 24, & 25 at 7pm, “Nothing Greater Than Grace”.
Lucky’s will have their Easter Egg hunt for ages 2-10, Sunday, March 25th, Palm Sunday, at 2:30 pm on the Courthouse lawn.
Meet and Eat every Sunday after worship. Please bring a snack to share and join in the fellowship.
Please bring Easter Candy (wrapped) for the Easter Egg hunt, (ages up to 12 y.o.), after worship on April 1st. Give to Jan Bloom or Carolyn Rudilcil. Thank you.
Holy Week Schedule: Maundy Thursday, March 29th—7 pm Knox City UMC
Good Friday Community Service at noon at Edina Baptist, sack lunch
Good Friday, March 20th—7 pm Bee Ridge
Son Rise Service 6:30 am—April 1st Bee Ridge
Easter Morning 9 am—April 1st Edina UMC
March 19—–Daniel Hamlin March 22—-Carol Booth
Karen Goodwin March 26—-Jill Strange
March 26—Harley and Judy Hamlin
Military Prayer List: Marc Wheeler, Nick Hettinger, Doug White, Michael Stansberry, Justin Burkhardt, Tim Bowen, Dakota McKenzie, Keenan Kite, Austin Kutscher, Heath Hartsock, Matthew Moore, Tim Jones
Nursing Home: Betty Kinsel, Donna Patterson, Ann Klocke, Eleanor Binkley
Ongoing Prayers: Joyce Norton, Geraldine Hutteger, Marie Gohn, Ellsworth Shannon, Vance Parrish, Dixie Parrish, Justin Tuck, Marianne Berry, JoAnn Prather, Lily Wilson, Brady Barnes, Brody Renier, Patti Jean Taylor, Richard O’Neal, Dan Baily, Caroline Carson, Pat Dickerson, JoAnn Mallett, Maxine Linquist, Jennifer Tooley, Fred Webster, Duane Barnard, Chad Miller, Sherry Stevenson, Tonya Duncan, Essie Brown, Hunter Kutscher, Randy Parton, Elijah Fuqua, Mark Parrish, Donnie Bell Bradley, Polly Fuqua, Rev. Homer Poor, Jo Ellen Doss, Norris Olson, Pegg Gerhold
Cancer: James Myers, Diane James, Jessica Fountain, Kyane Marble, Carol Gross, Charley Hamlin, Nancy Hamlin, Eldon Oberholtzer, Serenity Bohon, Suzanne Crook Anderson, Roxi Krieling, Bonnie Miller, Teresa Thompson, Gerald Snelling, Melody Hamlin, Donnie McCurren, Kathy Hettinger, Edmon Quaintance, Pam Baker, Clarece Pape, Bill Caldwell, Bob Hillen, Margie McFarland, Doug Jennings, Sr., Kent Mallett, John Dabney, Harriet Blake, Deanna Crandall
Recent Prayer Request: Penny Murr