Weekly E-Blast for Friday, October 12

Dear Members and Friends of Waterville United Methodist Church,

WORSHIP SERVICE THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2018 at 10:30 AM:                               

The Gathering of God’s People


Prelude – If My People Will Pray – Olga Topuzova-Meade

Call to Worship

Song of Worship – Spirit Song - #347

God’s Kids Choir – Clap Your Hands All Ye People

Children’s Moment

Anthem – River in Judea – Sanctuary Choir

Sharing of God’s Tithes and Offerings

Offertory – Precious Lord, Take My Hand – Olga Topuzova-Meade


Offertory and Dedication Prayer

Prayers of God’s People

The Lord’s Prayer

Scripture – Acts 1:12-14

Sermon – Answer God’s Call through Prayer – Pastor Mike

Closing Hymn – I Have Decided to Follow Jesus


Choral Benediction – Go Ye Now In Peace

Postlude – All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name – Olga Topuzova-Meade

Liturgist – Pastor Mike

Counters – Tom Quinn & Jerry Robinson

Prayer and Praise

Tonya, Larry and Jan Sheridan’s daughter-in-law; as well as her husband Jay and the 3 children, ages 11, 12 and 13

Praises for Tom Wiggins, Jr.

Operation Christmas Child - October Collection Items - Items for boys ages 10-14!  Balls, playing cards, tools, water bottles, dominoes, Rubik cubes.

Project with a Purpose - The Children’s Sunday School will be decorating flip-flops for the OCC Project with a Purpose.  These items will be available October 28 and November 4 for the congregation to include in their own shoeboxes.    Project with a Purpose is another way for our children to embrace mission outreach by continuing to touch lives with God’s Love.

YOUTH OUTREACH – Sunshine- Creating Community -  Bagged candy is being collected through October 21 in the box by the community room.

Pregnancy Center – We are collecting gently used blankets and clothing.  Collection box is in the Community Room.

FREE ELECTION DAY LUNCH - We again as a church will be hosting a Free Election Day Lunch on Tuesday, November 6th from 11:00 to 1:00.  We are in need of homemade soups, sloppy joes, desserts and helpers.  There is a sign-up sheet on the bulletin board, please take a minute to sign up and help our church reach out to the community. And plan to join us and fellowship! Thank you.

Youth Fall Fundraiser – November 4 – If you would like to have your leaves raked on Sunday, November 4, please contact Adam or Stephanie Shelton or sign up on the bulletin board in the hallway!

Regional Charge Conference is Sunday, November 11 at 4 pm at Perrysburg Grace UMC.

Third Quarter Giving Statements were emailed Saturday, October 6.  For those who receive hardcopies, they are available for your pick up on the shelf outside the Church Office.  Please contact Tom Wiggins at financialsec@watervilleumc.org if you have any questions about anything related to finance, stewardship or the Capital Campaign.

Sandy Clark

Secretary Thursday/Friday