DEAR MEMBERS AND FRIENDS OF WATERVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH,
WORSHIP SERVICE FOR SUNDAY, AUG 27:
Prelude –Tis So Sweet To Trust in Jesus/Trust and Obey/This is the Day- Olga Topuzova-Meade
Song of Worship – Here I Am, Lord
Children’s Moment – Mission Jar
Special Music- Ted Myers
Scripture – Romans 12:1-8
Sermon –“Becoming New”
Hymn – I am Thine O Lord
Sharing God’s Tithes and Offerings
Offertory and Dedication Prayer -
Prayers of God’s People
The Lord’s Prayer
Hymn –“Take My Life and Let it Be”
Postlude- His Name is Wonderful - Olga Topuzova-Meade
Liturgist – Dave Landis
Prayer group will meet at 9:00 a.m. this Sunday in the Sanctuary. Prayer is a vital part of ministry.
Barb Page – Recovery from Surgery
John Scheub – Radiation for lymphoma
Cathy Landis is requesting prayer for her son-in-law his wife Alissa and the boys. He is serving our country for the next 9 Months.
Nadia Taylor has been hired as our Minister of Music. She will be starting in September.
Don’t forget to pick up your August Copy of “ Better Families” Located on the table in church Foyer.
Upper Room is now available on the Table in Church Foyer
MISSION JAR IS This SUNDAY
Are you an organizer? Do you love weddings? Do we have an opportunity for YOU!
WUMC is seeking a Church Wedding Coordinator. This position is part time and paid by the bridal party. The Coordinator will help to ensure the wedding ceremony at Waterville United Methodist Church is a memorable experience for the bride, the groom and their guests. Interested parties should contact Char Hansen for additional information at Charlene.Hansen@live.com.
VOLUNTEER NEEDED TO MAKE 36 CUPCAKES
Stephanie needs a volunteer to make 36 cupcakes for Sunday School on September 10. They can just be plain cupcakes with frosting and Stephanie will add an animal decoration on top. If interested, please contact Stephanie at 567-202-5035 or firstname.lastname@example.org
AUGUST 2017 MISSION FOCUS
In the Face of natural disasters, violence, or grinding poverty Hygiene kits can mean the difference between sickness and health for struggling families. For several years, WUMC has gathered items for hygiene kits and this month we will be asking for your help in donating items from the list below.
Your support makes a tremendous difference in the lives of so many people both here at home and around the world. Each kit represents a person whose life will be changed because of the simple items contained within. .
• One hand towel measuring approximately 15x20 to 16x 32 (no fingertip, bath, dish towel, or microfiber)
• One Washcloth
• One wide-tooth comb removed from the package
• One finger nail or toenail clipper removed from the package
• One bath size bar of soap in the wrapper
• One toothbrush in the package
• 10 standard size Band-Aids
All items need to fit inside a one-gallon zipper closure bag with air removed.
DO NOT add any extra items. DO NOT add any toothpaste. Toothpaste has an expiration date and would expire before possible delivery.
5K Run/Walk UPDATE
The Waterville UMC Team walked with approximately 250 other Participants to raise $29,000 and counting. All proceeds go to The Pregnancy Center of Toledo. The team would like to thank everyone who supported them in this endeavor. The support and contributions you gave are appreciated. Our team won an award for the Best Financial Support! Way to go Waterville UMC!
ANNUAL ROCHE DE BOUEF FESTIVAL in Waterville. We are inviting the community to join us in the Samaritan Purse Operation Christmas Child Shoebox ministry. We will be handing out OCC shoeboxes and flyers about the project. We are asking volunteers to help cover the booth for two-hour shifts on Sept 23. Sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Please consider helping us impact more children around the worlds and share God’s word with this unique ministry!
National Collection week is Nov. 13-30
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD SHOEBOXES - Our collection items for the month of August will be School Supplies – crayons, pencils, sharpeners, paper, ruler, colored pencils, scissors, calculators, learning books, index cards, small notebooks, pencil cases, small paint kits with brushes
The sign-up sheet is on hallway bulletin board.
PEANUT BUTTER JARS
We are collecting Peanut Butter Jars for the Humane Society There is a basket on the shelf by the church office. It is a nice treat for the dogs to have the un-scraped Peanut butter left in the jar.
In His Steps,
102 North Fifth Street
Waterville, OH 43566