DOUGLASS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Bulletin for the Week of October 24th, 2021
The 21th Sunday After Pentecost
Order of Service
Welcome/ Opening Prayer
Hymn of Praise: UMH #158 – “Come, Christians, Join to Sing” (Verses 1,2,3)
Call to Worship:
Leader: Let us worship God, who has drawn us and healed us,
PEOPLE: Let us worship God who has restored us to life.
Leader: Sing praises to the Lord, O you faithful ones, and give thanks go God’s holy name.
PEOPLE: God’s anger is but for a moment; God’s favor is for a lifetime. Weeping may linger for the night, but joy comes with the morning.
Leader: You have turned our mourning into dancing; you have taken off our sackcloth and clothed us with joy, so that our souls may praise you and not be silent.
PEOPLE: O Lord my God, we will give thanks to you forever. Let us worship God!
The Children’s Time – Pastor Debbie
Contemporary Hymn: FWS #2146 – “His Eye Is on the Sparrow” (Verses 1, 2, 3)
Celebration & Concerns of Church & Community
The Lord’s Prayer
Bringing to God our Tithes and Offerings
Prayer of Thanksgiving
Old Testament Reading – Jeremiah 18: 1-6
Leader: The Word of God for the people of God
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God
Gloria Patri – UMH #70
The Word Proclaimed – “Always Restoring”
Closing Hymn: UMH #347 – “Spirit Song” (Verse 1 & 2)
Announcements & Community Events
Bible Study: Please join us each Tuesday at 10 a.m.
Sunday School: Please join us for classes each Sunday at 10 a.m.
Liturgist: Please sign the sheet in the Lobby if you are available to be a liturgist.
Card Players: Feel up to a game of cards, come join in the fun on Tuesday, October 26th at 1:30 p.m.
Laity Sunday: Thanks to all who helped with the service last Sunday. The talents and gifts are many in this congregation.
Wednesday Night Community Dinner: Thanks to all who help and continue to make this event happen and serve the needs of our community.
Charge Conference: It will be hosted today at Augusta UMC at 4:00 p.m.
Trunk or Treat: Join the spooks and hand out treats on Saturday, October 30th in Downtown Douglass from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Contact Glenda if you can help or donate to the candy fund.
UMW Meeting: It will be held on Saturday, November 6th at 9:00 a.m. The ladies would love for you to attend.
If you feel like you’re losing everything, remember that trees lose their leaves every year and still they stand tall and wait for better days to come.
Dial-In Worship Line: Call no more than 5 minutes before 11 a.m. to (551) 258-6349 to listen to the live stream audio without the need of a computer or internet connection–just use a landline, flip phone, or a smart phone.
Josh Wilson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10-26
Leola Little . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-27
Serving You Today:
Pastor: Debbie Senters
Liturgist: Dean Lindteigen
Pianist: Brook Roberts (Prerecorded)