DOUGLASS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Bulletin for the Week of May 15th, 2022
5th Sunday of Easter
Order of Service
Opening Prayer Song: UMH #496 – “Sweet Hour of Prayer”
Hymn of Promise: UMH #374 – “Standing on the Promises”
Hymn of Assurance: UMH #526 – “What A Friend We Have in Jesus”
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
Special Music: Cathy Wiedeman
Prayer of Thanksgiving
Old Testament Reading: Psalm 96:1-4
Leader: The Word of God for the people of God
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God
Prayer of Peace: UMH #377 – “It Is Well with My Soul”
Prayer of Redemption: UMH #378 – “Amazing Grace” (verse 1, 2, 3, & 6)
Closing Hymn: “When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder” (see insert)
Announcements & Community Events
Sunday School: Join us Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Bible Study: The regular Tuesday bible study is cancelled for this upcoming week.
Community Dinner: What a blessing this has been to the community and to our church family. We have such a talented group of cooks each week that bless us with their tasty delights. Thanks for all the kitchen help, delivery drivers, clean-up crew and the financial help. Thanks again until next fall.
“Life is one grand, sweet song so start the music.”
Graduation: The grad ceremony will be held this afternoon at 3:00 p.m. at the DHS gym. Congratulations to all.
Schools Out: The last day of school for Douglass students is Thursday. Wishing our students, a blessed summer filled with relaxation and fun!
Love in a Lunchbox Program: We will once again join with the Ministerial Alliance in this summer lunch program. Our dates are June 23rd and July 28th. Sheryl will be letting us know more details.
Sr. Center Breakfast: The Sr. Center will be hosting their regular biscuit & gravy breakfast on Saturday, May 21st from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. Congratulations to Jeanine & Chuck Cody on the birth of their grandson, Robert Dale Cody born on May 4th. Proud grandparents for the first time!
Collier Coombs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 05-16
Andy Carlisle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 05-16
Ron & Teri Shurtz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 05-21
Serving You Today:
Lay Leaders: Larry Darter & Ev Bowman
Liturgists: Ev Bowman
Pianist: Cathy Wiedeman