DOUGLASS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Bulletin for the Week of April 24th, 2022
2nd Sunday of Easter
Order of Service
Welcome/ Opening Prayer
Hymn of Praise: UMH #514 – “Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus” (Verses 1 & 3)
Call to Worship:
Leader: Praise the LORD! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty firmament!
PEOPLE: Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his surpassing greatness!
Leader: Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp!
PEOPLE: Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe!
Leader: Praise him with clanging cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals!
PEOPLE: Let everything that breathes praise the LORD! Praise the LORD!
Contemporary Song: FWS #2074 – “Shout to the Lord” (Sing twice)
Celebration & Concerns of Church & Community
The 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 this day 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, and the power, and the glory forever. Amen.
Bringing to God our Tithes and Offerings
Prayer of Thanksgiving
New Testament Reading: Acts 5:27-32
Leader: The Word of God for the people of God
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God
The Word Proclaimed with Pastor Debbie: “We are Witnesses”
Closing Hymn: UMH #382 – “Have Thine Own Way, Lord” (Verse 1)
Announcements & Community Events
Bible Study & Sunday School: Join us Tuesday and Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
TEFAP: Thanks to all who assisted with TEFAP distribution on Saturday. Genevieve keeps us all so organized! We so appreciate those who faithfully donate to the Food Bank as well.
Senior Center: They will be hosting a Monterrey dinner on Monday, April 25th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Card Players: Join in the fun for some card playing on Tuesday, April 26th at 1:30 p.m.
Community Dinner: It will be held on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. Thanks to all who help with serving and food donations. The last dinner will be served on May 11th. Thanks for your generous donations to continue this outreach.
UMW: New name is United Women in Faith.
UMM: New name is United Men’s Ministry.
United Women in Faith: They will be hosting a Mother/Daughter Luncheon on May 7th starting at 11:00 a.m. Details are on the flyer in the lobby.
What you are is God’s gift to you, What you become is your gift to God!
Liturgists: Calling all our faithful liturgists to fill up our May sheet.
Administrative Council Meeting: The 2nd quarter meeting will be held following the Community Dinner on Wednesday, May 4th. Hoping to start around 6:30 p.m.
Glenda Lindteigen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 04-30
Serving You Today:
Pastor: Debbie Senters
Liturgist: Glenda Lindteigen
Pianist: Trisha Brown