Claybanks United Methodist Church
November 19, 2017 10:30am
*Indicates to stand as you are able
Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
Welcome and Announcements
Praise Song “Give Thanks” SUMH #2036
In this place, among these people,
God is worshipped, God is praised.
We have seen the signs and wonders;
the lost are found here, the dead are raised.
We are living the Gospel story;
lives are changed, and mountains moved.
Won’t you come and work among us?
You are welcomed, you are loved.
*Call to Worship
One: The time for harvest is close at hand. What have you donewith the gifts God has given you?
All: We have brought our gifts to the house of the Lord.
One: Praise God for the gifts and for the opportunities for service that they represent.
All: We praise God for all the ways in which our lives have been blessed.
One: Generous God, accept our gifts and our lives this day.
All: Loving God, accept our praise and gratitude. Amen.
Gloria Patri UMH #70
*Hymn “Come Ye Thankful People Come” UMH #694
Prayers of the People – Joys and Concerns
Recognizing why we celebrate Thanksgiving as we honor God
Children’s Time – After prayers – Sing the Children out “Jesus Loves Me” Children 5 and under are welcome to remain in worship or go to the nursery at this time.
The Offering of Our Gifts and Ourselves
*Doxology UMH #95
Prayer of Dedication
*Hymn “We Gather Together” UMH #131
SHARING THE WORD
Old Testament Reading Psalm 123 Page 498
*Gospel Reading Matthew 25:14-30 Page 807
Morning Message Pastor Gary
“HOW MANY COINS DO YOU HAVE?”
*Hymn “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” UMH #349
Sunday, November 19, 2017
9:30am – Adult Sunday School
9:45am – Youth Sunday School
10:30am – Worship
Monday, November 20, 2017
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Sunday, November 26, 2017
9:45am – Sunday School
10:30am – Worship
Office Telephone 231-923-0573
Office email ClaybanksUMC@gmail.com
Pianist Megan Schihl
Liturgist Tom Jackson
Nursery Joyce Twiss
Ministers All People As We Live the Good News