May 9th, 2021 – 5th Sunday of Easter and Mother’s Day
Order of Service
Announcements / Joys and Concerns
Opening Prayer / Lord’s Prayer
Call to Worship:
Leader: We all have gifts. We all have something to share.
PEOPLE: THE WORLD NEEDS WHAT WE HAVE TO GIVE.
Leader: We share what we have. We share who we are.
PEOPLE: AND WE DO IT ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD.
Leader: All gifts come from God.
PEOPLE: LET US WORSHIP GOD WITH OUR ABUNDANT GIFTS!
Hymn of Praise – UMH #398 – “Jesus Calls Us”
The Children’s Sermon – Given By: Dee Moran
Contemporary Song – FWS #2065 – “More Precious Than Silver” (Sing twice)
Offering / Doxology
New Testament Reading – Matthew 19:16-30
Gloria Patri – UMH #70
The Word Proclaimed – “The Practice of Simplicity and Generosity” – Given By: Pastor Debbie Senters
Closing Hymn – UMH #399 “Take My Life and Let It Be”
Announcements and Community Events
Bible Study: Please join us each Tuesday at 10 a.m.
Liturgist: Please sign the sheet in the Lobby if you are available to be a liturgist.
Sunday School: Please join us for classes each Sunday at 10 a.m.
Clean-up Day: The City will be conducting this event on May 15th.
Girl’s Day Out: Douglass Friends of the Library are sponsoring crafts, food, etc. on May 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Douglass Community Bldg.
TEFAP: Please sign the sheet in the Lobby if you can help from 9 to 11 a.m. on May 22nd.
Card Players: Please join the fun on Tuesday, May 25th at 1:30 p.m.
UMW: The next meeting is scheduled for Saturday, June 5th at 9:00 a.m.
Love in the Lunch Box: Please sign the sheet in the Lobby if you can help with the annual walking tacos lunch on June 24th from 10 a.m. to 1:00 pm (get food to and from church to Library and to serve the food.) Contact is Sheryl Brotton, 316-706-4038.
Open Door: The United Methodist Open Door needs volunteers to do office jobs, distribution of food and work at the Klothes Kloset. Contact is Tim Stead at 316-267-4201 or 316-265-9371.
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 smart phone.
DUMC Amazon Alexa Skill: You may listen to this week’s announcements and sermon at your command by using the Douglass United Methodist Church Alexa Skill. Search Douglass United Methodist Church in the Alexa skill store and say “Alexa, open Douglass United Methodist” and the latest announcements and sermon will be played.
Serving You Today:
Pastor: Debbie Senters
Liturgist: Dee Moran
Pianist: Brook Roberts
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