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January 9, 2020

On Sunday, Jan. 5, the order of services at the Freedom United Methodist Church was:

Prelude by Janell Reutlinger

Invocation by Pastor Todd

Call to Worship: Psalm 143:1-10 led by Shirley Wagner

Opening Hymn: “Trust and Obey” led by Jennifer Finley

Affirmation of Faith

Gloria Patri

Hymn of Justifying Grace: “Blessed Assurance”

Offertory – Janell Reutlinger

Ushers – Arly and Jan Eden


Offertory Prayer by Pastor Todd

Children’s Moment

Special Music: “How Beautiful” sung by Jennifer Finley

Holy Scripture: Mark 5:21-24 When Jesus had again crossed over by boat to the other side of the lake, a large crowd gathered around him while he was by the lake. Then one of the synagogue leaders, named Jairus, came, and when he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet. He pleaded earnestly with him, “My little daughter is dying. Please come and put your hands on her so that she will be healed and live.” So Jesus went with him.

Morning Message: “Building Trust in Jesus,” by Pastor Todd

Pastoral Prayer

Holy Communion was served by Pastor Todd assisted by Shona Blakeley

Hymn of Invitation: “Let Us Break Bread Together”

Benediction – Pastor Todd

Closing Musical Response: “There’s Something About That Name”

Postlude – Janell Reutlinger

Please remember those on our prayer list including: Debbie Brown family, Travis Boham (recovery), Kerrie Covalt (recovery), Kameron Wilson’s mother (medical issue), Erika Wiles (medical issue), Chris McComb (medical issue), Chad Green (medical issue), Brenda Gordon (medical issue), Pat Headlee (medical issue), Kevin Arnett (medical issue), Islia Barnes, President Trump, our elected officials, our country, Don and Reia Lenhart, Leonard Northcutt, Janelle Agosti (Rose Burnham’s granddaughter), Jake Hughes (deployed), Isaac Hansen (deployed), Betty Kirkwood, EMT services in northwest Oklahoma (a need for EMTs), Christians worldwide, Bonita Stewart, J.J. Louthan, Terry Martin (Debbie Brown’s brother), Dale Martin (Debbie Brown’s father), Don Wallace (Regina Wilson’s father), Lisa Hughes, and Kinsey Didier. Please keep our first responders – EMTs, firefighters and law enforcement – in your prayers.

Services at Freedom UMC: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m., Sunday service at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Please join us as we worship the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.


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