Edina Bullein







                                     WORSHIP SERVICE

 Sunday November 19, 2017

“The Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost”


Pastor: Graig Connell                Liturgist: Carla Hustead

Organist: Carol Hayes                 Pianist: Beth Scharge

Our Mission: To lead people to an active faith in Jesus Christ



Welcome & Announcements

*Fellowship & Greetings     “He Has Made Me Glad”                                  (TFWS) #227    

                                                Meet & Greet One Another

                                                 Repeat as You Return to your seat


*Call to Worship

Leader: What shall we sing in the new land of God’s promise?

People:   A new song of power and hope! Leader: In the angry city streets and the desolate wastes, what shall we sing? People:   A song of redemption for Christ has saved us, a sign of God’s promise. Leader: With dancing and singing, with shouts of joy and great gales of laughter….

People:   Let us praise God who has been so gracious to us on this day and all the days

                  of our lives. AMEN.


*Hymn                                    “We Gather Together”                                        (hymnal) #131


Joys and Concerns                                                                                                                                               Silent Prayer

Pastoral Prayer:


Lord’s 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      “Freely, Freely”                               (hymnal) #389

*Doxology                                                                                                             (hymnal) #95

*Offertory Prayer


Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:7-18

                   LEADER: The Word of God for the people of God!

                   PEOPLE:   Thanks be to God. Amen


*Hymn                         “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”                            (hymnal) #694


Message                                    “Giving Thanks”                                Rev. Graig Connell


*Hymn                             “Now Thank We All Our God”                                 (hymnal) #102



*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





THE CALL TO WORSHIP is adapted Ministry Matters and (Used by Permission) We also wish to recognize Rev Taylor Burton-Edwards his work used in the Sermon.

Next Week Scripture Readings: Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 • Psalm 95:1-7a • Ephesians 1:15-23 • Matthew 25:31-46


A big Thank You to everyone that helped make the UMM Fish Fry a Huge Success !!


The office will be closed Thursday & Friday Nov. 23rd & 24th. Have a Happy Thanksgiving


How to Reach Us:

Parish Office: 660.397.2322                           E-mail: kcparish@marktwain.net

Pastor’s Cell: 314-378-4551                            Pastor’s E-mail:glc77@sbcglobal.net

Attendance on 11/12/17: 60                           Offering 11/12/17: $1118.00

Web Site: kcunitedmethodistparish.org.           Facebook: Knox County Mo United Methodist Parish


Bible Bites every Tuesday from 12-12:50 pm. Light lunch served. Everyone welcome. We are studying 1 John, Chapter 5.

UMM Breakfast & meeting Saturday, Nov. 25th from 7:00-8:30 am at Lucky’s.



Ecumenical Thanksgiving Services tonight at 7 pm in the St. Joseph Catholic Church. Everyone welcome.

Edina UMC will be hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day at 11:30 AM The intent of this meal is to provide a place to go on Thanksgiving for those who maybe eating alone.

Reservations are required and attendees are asked to bring a covered dish. To make a reservation please contact the church office at 397-2322 by Monday November 21

If you will be eating alone on Thanksgiving Day please bring a covered dish and join us at the Edina UMC at 11:30 am. See Pam Dalton, or Karen Hall if you would like to assist in any way. Please let the office know if you are coming by Nov. 20th.

Hanging of the Green for Edina will be Nov. 26th after worship. Please bring a dessert, salad or chips to share afterward. The church is providing a meat & cheese tray. See Sharon Hall.

Wednesday Night Worship Service November 29th at 6:30 pm.

NEEDED: Hats, mittens, storybooks; coats: 3 girls and 3 boys coats size 3,4,5. Can be gently used. For more info. See Karen Hall.


HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!                                    

November 20—-Karissa Hamlin                         November 22—-Eric Klocke

                        Anita Miller                          November 27—-Lauren Dale


November 20—Dudley and Dixie Gillaspy


This Week’s Prayer Focus: Our Nation

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

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, Lucille Frazee, Dan Baily, Caroline Carson, Stephanie Hunolt, Pat Dickerson, JoAnn Mallett, Pam Dalton, Margaret Mackey, , Jennifer Tooley, Fred Webster, Duane Barnard, Chad Miller, Eleanor Binkley, , Sherry Stevenson, Tonya Duncan, Essie Brown, Randy Parton, Hunter Kutscher, Dorothy Watson, Shannon Primm, Elijah Faqua, Louise Moyer, Randall McCarty, Mark Parrish, LeRoy Corbin

Cancer: James Myers, Diane James, Jessica Fountain, Kyane Marble, Carol Gross, Kay Brooke, 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, Nancy Douglas, Clarece Pape, Bill Caldwell, Bob Hillen, Margie McFarland, Doug Jennings, Sr., Kent Mallett, Kathy Knoll

Recent Prayer Request:




November 19, 2017