Weekly Bulletin

"...let us give thanks, by which we offer to God an acceptable worship with reverence and awe..."
                                   Hebrews  12:28 NRSV

The United Methodist Churches of Cresco and Zion
  August 25, 2019
Pastor Kayla Lange-Carney
Zion Service - Sunday 8:30 A.M. 
First Church Service - Sunday at 10:00 A.M.

Prelude- Cresco - Mary Ellen Turnmire
Worship Leader - Vicki Reinhart
Welcome/Announcements- Please pass the friendship pads.

Call to Worship
L: In you, O Lord, do I take refuge; let me never be put to
P: In your righteousness deliver me and rescue me; incline
your ear to me, and save me!
L: Be to me a rock of refuge, a strong fortress, to save me, for
you are my rock and my fortress.
P: Rescue me, O my God, from the hand of the wicked,
from the grasp the unjust and cruel.
L: For you, O Lord, are my hope, my trust, O Lord, from my
P: Upon you I have leaned from my birth; it was you who
took me from my mother’s womb. My praise is continually
of you.
L: I have been an example to many, for you are my strong
P: My mouth i filled with your praise and with your glory all
the day.
L; Do not cast me off in the time of old age; forsake me not
when my strength is spent.
P: For my enemies speak concerning me,
L:Those who watch for my life consult together , saying,
P: “God has forsaken him; pursue and seize him, for there is
no deliverer.”
L: O God, be not far from me;
P: O my God, make haste to help me!

Opening Prayer

Hymn #133 - “Leaning on the Everlasting Arms”

Prayers of the People
The Sharing of Our Joys and Concerns
Preparing to Pray- TFWS #2215 “Cares Chorus”
The Pastoral Prayer - The Lord’s Prayer

Old Testament Reading - Jeremiah 1: 4-10

Epistle Reading - Hebrews 12: 18-29

Hymn - #593 - “Here I Am, Lord”

Message Reading - Matthew 7: 21-23

Message - “Knowing Jesus” Chris Eiler

Sharing of our Tithes, Gifts and Offerings
“The Doxology”-Hymn#95

Closing Hymn: #377 “It is Well With My Soul” (vs 1- 3)


Postlude- #377 - “It is Well With My Soul” (vs 4)

✞ THANK YOU to Chris Eiler for filling
in today! We appreciate you!

Looking Ahead
✞ Wednesday, September 4 - Choir begins.
✞ Sunday School begins September 8th.
✞ Sunday, September 8 - Phil & Pam Morrison concert at
Lime Springs United Methodist - 10:30 A.M.
✞ Meals on Wheels sign up sheet is at the back of the
sanctuary. Thank you in advance for your help with
this important mission.
✞ There are sign up sheets at the back for lighting
and serving treats for fellowship.
✞ The church’s YouTube channel can be accessed at
0gmbhozc5BSjcyljg or by searching for CrescoUMC on YouTube.
✞ The church’s email address is crescoumc@gmail.com
and the church secretary’s email address is
✞ The NE District’s website, NED, is
northeast.iaumc.org/weeklyonwednesday. Click on
the date you want.
✞ Have a Great Day and a Great Week!!