DOUGLASS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Bulletin for the Week of June 5th, 2022
Order of Service
Welcome/ Opening Prayer
Hymn of Praise: UMH #465 – “Holy Spirit, Truth Divine” (Verses 1 & 4)
Call to Worship:
Leader: The Day of Pentecost has come and we are together. Let us face bravely into the winds of God
PEOPLE: Surely God is in this place ! The works of God surround us . . . listen . . . . look!
Leader: The Spirit of God fills us with amazement. God sets us afire with wonder and awe.
PEOPLE: We will sing to God as long as we live; we will celebrate the gifts of God.
Leader: just as the Lord forgave Saul and used him to spread the gospel,
PEOPLE: God uses us to do the same! Thanks be to God!
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
Old & New Testament Reading: Genesis 11:1-9 & Acts 2:1-21
Leader: The Word of God for the people of God
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God
Gloria Patri: UMH #70
The Word Proclaimed with Pastor Debbie: “Living the Spirit Life: Overcoming Babel”
Communion Hymn: “Come to the Table” by Side Walk Prophets
Holy Communion & Breaking the Bread
Closing Hymn: UMH #377 – “Spirit of the Living God” (Verse 1)
Announcements & Community Events
Bible Study & Sunday School: Join us Tuesday and Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Water Aerobics: They will begin at the pool on Monday, June 6th at 6:00 p.m. Seniors are free or $1 admission. They will be ongoing throughout the summer on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings.
Cards: A new supply has been added to replenish the stock.
Great Plains Annual Conference: June 8-11, La Vista Conference Center in La Vista, NB The theme for Annual Conference, “Reimagine Discipleship,” is particularly important in this season of resetting our ministry baselines and relaunching with new missional energy and imagination for who we are called to be in the world as God’s people. Pastor will be attending this event.
City Wide Garage Sale: The City of Douglass will be hosting a garage sale weekend from June 10th to June 12th.
Sr. Center Sloppy Joe Lunch: This will be held in conjunction with the garage sale. Slip by and grab your sloppy joe from 11:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Pastor’s Last Sunday: Her last Sunday with us will be June 26th. The church family would like to host a covered dish dinner to honor her and her family and thank her for her devotion to us. Note it is also her birthday that day. Dee will be getting us details about food shortly.
Larry & Tammy Darter . . . . . . . . . . . . . 06-05
Matt & Leslie Henderson . . . . . . . . . . . . 06-07
Thomas & Kendra White . . . . . . . . . . . . 06-10
Chuck & Jeanine Cody . . . . . . . . . . . . . 06-12
Serving You Today:
Pastor: Debbie Senters
Liturgist: Mike Anderson
Pianist: Trisha Brown