T W B

Traditional Worship Service
T H I S W E E K A T B ET H E L
October 12, 2014 | 18th Sunday after Pentecost
Children’s Sabbath
Announcements
Welcome and Recognition of Visitors
Rev. Candy Thacker
* Pass the Peace
Chiming of the Hour
Prelude
* Opening Hymn
Jesus Calls Us
Affirmation of Faith
UMH page 398
The Apostle’s Creed
UMH page 881
* Gloria Patri
Special Music
“Dona Nobis Pacem”
Offertory Scripture
Malachi 3:8-12
Offertory
Youth Choir
Lance Brooking
Red Pew Bible, OT page 838
“Be Still and Know”
Children’s Choir
* Doxology
UMH page 95
Children’s Sermon
Valerie Blackburn
Pastoral Prayer
Glory Cumbow
The Lord’s Prayer in Unison
UMH 895
*
* Scripture Reading
Message
John 14:15-29
Lane Brooking
Red Pew Bible, NT page 103
“The Overwhelming Advocate”
*Hymn Of Invitation
Come, Sinners, to the Gospel Feast
*Benediction
* Benediction Response
Glory Cumbow
UMH page 339
Glory Cumbow
Sunday, October 12, 2014
8:30 AM, Contemporary Worship
9:30 AM, Sunday school and Adult
Enrichment Classes
11:00 AM, Traditional Worship
1:30 PM, Sign Language Class
5:00 PM, Youth xPress Worship
Monday, October 13, 2014
6:00 PM, GS SU #623
6:30 PM, GS Troop #399
7:00 PM, Disciple Bible Study
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
11:00 AM, Lunch Bunch
4:00 PM, Middle Ground (FH)
6:30 PM, Finance Meeting (CR)
7:00 PM, Administrative Council (CR)
7:00 PM, Cub Scout Pack #164 (FH)
7:00 PM GS SU #622 (AX)
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
10:00AM, TOPS: Take Off Pounds
Sensibly (FH)
12:00 PM, Pastor’s Mid-day Bible
Study (CR)
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
(cont’d).
1:00 PM, Piano Lessons (CH)
7:00 PM, Ladies’ Chorus (CH)
7:00 PM, Men’s Chorus (CH)
7:30 PM, Chancel Choir (CH)
BETHEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
245 FAIRVIEW ROAD
STOCKBRIDGE, GA 30281
(770)474-2570
[email protected]
REV. DR. CANDY THACKER
Thursday, October 16, 2014
10:00 AM, Food Co-op Meeting (FH)
4:00 PM, Middle Ground (FH)
7:00 PM, Joy Circle (FH)
7:00 PM, Praise Band Practice (WC)
Friday, October 17, 2014
12:00 PM Wedding reception preparation (FH)
5:00 PM, Wedding rehearsal (WC)
6:00 PM, Girl Scout Troop #242
(AX)
Saturday, October 18, 2014
8:00 AM, United Methodist Men (FH)
9:00 AM, Girl Scout Troop #12341 (AX)
3:00 PM, Joseph wedding (WC)
Abigail’s Pantry Urgent Need: We ar e out of canned tuna, which is a muchneeded staple for our visitors. Please help by donating some tuna this week.
Three Fold Amen
Next Sunday is Laity Sunday at Bethel. Lay persons will be leading worship, and
we will be celebrating the ministries of laity of all ages.
Postlude
*Please stand as you are able
T H I R D S U N D AY D O N AT I O N S
Next Sunday, October 19, will be the third Sunday in October. Please remember
your Third Sunday donations for A Friend’s House and for Helping in His Name
Food Pantry.
V OLUNTEERS N EEDED
We are seeking volunteers to assist with the audio-visual ministry at the 8:30 and
11:00 services. If you are interested, please contact Pat Deloney by phone at
404.275.8547 or by email at [email protected] Thank you in advance.
Guests: If you are visiting with us today, we would like to welcome you to our
congregation. Please let us know of any needs or questions you might have. It
is our sincere desire that you worship and fellowship with us again soon.
CHURCH STAFF
OFFICE: 770-474-2570 FAX: 770-389-4845
WEB: WWW.BETHEL-UMC.COM
OFFICE HOURS MONDAY THRU THURSDAY | 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Rev. Dr. Candy Thacker, Senior Pastor
Margaret Marlow, Music Director
Glory Cumbow, Youth Director
Lynn Hanna, Administrative Assistant
Brian McClure, Musician
Randy Godwin, Praise/Worship Leader
Doreen Elliott, Treasurer
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October 12, 2014
Contemporary Worship Service
October 12, 2014 | 18th Sunday after Pentecost
Children’s Sabbath
Cantata practice kick-off will be on October 19 from 2:00-4:30 in the Chapel.
Seasoned Saints Road Trip
October 19 | 11:00 AM
Announcements
Greetings and Welcome of Visitors
Location
Current Topic
Christian Fellowship
Upstairs Annex
The Story
Fidelis
Library
Standard Quarterly
Fellowship Dinner
October 22 | 6:00 PM
New Founders
Fellowship Hall
Parables in Luke
Chronological Class
Upstairs Annex
Life Interrupted
Join us in the fellowship hall on October 22 for our fellowship dinner. The Youth
will act as hosts. Tacos are on the menu, with ice cream for dessert.
Growing in Faith Together Upstairs Annex
Studies in the Book of
Nehemiah
Red Pew Bible
NT page 103
Family Fun Fest
October 25 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ladies in Prayer & Service Conference Room
The Prayer That Changes
Everything
Glory Cumbow
Plans are under way for this fun-filled annual event. In order to make it a success, we
need volunteers and donations of food and candy. There is a basket available in the
narthex now for your candy donations.
Glory Cumbow
Lord’s Prayer in Unison
UMH page 895
Malachi 3:8-12
Red Pew Bible
OT page 838
Offering of Our Tithes and Gifts
* Praise
Scripture Reading
John 14:15-29
“The Overwhelming Advocate”
* Closing Praise
* Invitation
* Benediction
You can deepen your understanding of God’s purpose for your life by actively
studying the Bible. We offer a variety of learning opportunities for you. Please
visit our classes and find a comfortable and safe place to ask questions and enhance your faith walk!
Adult Classes
Pastoral Prayer
Offertory Scripture
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES
On October 19th the Seasoned Saints will be making a trip to the Legacy Theater in
Tyrone to see the play "Moonlight and Magnolias,” but the whole church is invited.
The deadline to sign up is October 15th. We have 25 seats reserved and it will be on
a first come first serve basis. See the sign-up sheet in the Narthex. For more details,
check upcoming eNews issues and the October issue of the newsletter.
Rev. Candy Thacker
* Opening Praise
Message
Cantata Rehearsals Begin
October 19 | 2:00 pm
Glory Cumbow
*Please stand as you are able.
Children & Youth Classes
Location
Children (K4-5th grade)
Chapel –Lower Level
Worship Committee Meeting
October 28 | 7:00 PM
Youth (6th grade - 8th grade)
Chapel –Lower Level
Youth (9th grade - 12th grade)
Chapel –Lower Level
The Worship Committee will meet at the home of John and Joni Per-Lee on Oct. 28
at 7:00 PM.
Special Needs
Fellowship Hall
Youth Lock-in
October 31 | 7:00 PM
COB C ANNED FOOD DRIVE
We will be placing a box in each Sunday school classroom and in the narthex to
collect canned items. We need canned meats, canned fruits, and canned soups. If
you have any questions, please see Ginette Tatem. Thanks. (Reminder: Deadline
for COB applications is October 31.)
Get ready for a lock-in Oct. 31-Nov. 1. We are starting at 7:00 PM on Friday night
and meeting at the Fellowship Hall. From there we are going trick-or-treating. When
we return, we will be spending the night in the chapel and will finish up after
breakfast on Saturday morning at 9:30 AM.
*Ernest Alleyne
October 12
*Josh Baine
Family of Keith Bingham
Chris & Dori Brown
*Cody Brown
Felicia Brown
Shirley Carpenter
Katie Davies
Nat Dewonde
Slade Gallagher
Children’s Sunday School: Eugenia Walter s
Children’s Church: Valer ie Blackbur n, Eugenia Walter s
Ushers: Team 3, Nick Sparks, Liz Sparks, Ann Owens, Mary Ann Hill, William
Cowan
Nursery: 8:30, Cher yl Newstead
11:00, Linda Henderson
Money Counters: Har old & J eanette Moore
October 19
Children’s Sunday School: Patti Pier ce
Children’s Church: Valer ie Blackbur n, Chr istine Cages
Ushers: Team 4, Char lie Hender son, Linda Hender son, Bo Shealy, Duane
Revenaugh
Nursery: Eugenia Walter s, J eanette Moor e
Money Counters: Har old & J eanette Moore
P AS T O R ’ S B I B L E S T UD Y
Wednesdays | Noon
The Wednesday Mid-Day Bible study meets at 12:00 in the conference
room. Anyone interested in attending a Bible study during the day is welcome to join in.
P R AY E R R E Q U E S T S
S U N D AY S E RVA N T S
ONGOING GROUPS & CLASSES
Steve Gay
Papia Mauger
Lily Nixon
*Sheila Readdy
*Ed Redding
*Dorsey Ricks
Diane, Barbara Sanders’
daughter
Jeff Sanders
*Kathlee Frizzell Shook
Cody Smith
Liz Wagoner
Marvin Walden
*Laura Zehner Johnson
* Long Term Prayer
Concern
We will begin each month with a clean prayer list. Before the end of each month we
invite you to call, or email the church office to place your loved one on the prayer list.
Phone: (770) 474-2570
Email: [email protected]
J O Y C I R C LE
October 16 | 7:00 PM
Joy Circle of the United Methodist Women meets at 7:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Come and bring a dish to share as we join in the fun and fellowship. You do not have to be a member of the church or Joy Circle to attend.
U N I T E D M E T H OD I S T M E N
October 18 | 8:00 AM
Join us again for Breakfast, Fun, Fellowship, and Devotional Study. All men
of the church are urged to come!