Freedom United Methodist Church news
October 5, 2017
Sunday, Oct. 1, was honored as World Communion Sunday at the Freedom United Methodist Church. The order of services was:
Prelude by Janell Reutlinger
Call to Worship led by Shirley Wagner
Hymn “Have Thine Own Way Lord” led by Debra Brown, song leader
Opening Prayer led by Lori Louthan
Scripture: Matthew 1:23-32 The parable of the Father who tells his son to go to work in the vineyard and the son says he will go but then does not. The Father goes to the second son and tells this son to go to work in the vineyard. This son says he will not go but then changes his mind and does go.
Children’s Lesson led by Pastor Paul McDowell
Sermon by Pastor Paul titled “Where Did You Get That?”
Affirmation of Faith
Hymn of Justifying Grace “The Lord of the Dance”
Joys and Concerns: Remember all those on our prayer list. Pray for those who have been in fires, hurricanes and earthquakes. Also, continue to pray for our country and our world.
Offertory by Janell Reutlinger
Pastor Paul served Communion assisted by Dixie Stansberry
Hymn “Majesty, Worship His Majesty”
Postlude by Janell Reutlinger
Wednesday morning devotions are at 10 a.m. at the Sweet Things Shop on Main Street. Everyone is invited to attend our Sunday morning service at 11 a.m. Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Please come join us as we worship the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.