First United Methodist Church - Yankton
Monday, May 28, 2018
207 W 11th St Yankton SD 57078 (605) 665-2991

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Yankton, South Dakota

(605) 665-2991    Fax # (605) 665-9603

E-mail address: firstumc@iw.net

Website: firstumcyankton.org

 

December 27, 2015

First Sunday after Christmas

Our Mission:

“To grow disciples of Jesus Christ and equip them for ministry in the world.”

Time of Gathering and Praise

 

GATHERING MUSIC  

OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY & SERVICE

RITUAL OF FRIENDSHIP (Please leave complete address)

ANTHEM                         “Bethlehem” Chancel Choir

*CALL TO WORSHIP

How are we to live as God’s beloved children?

    We are to have attitudes and actions of compassion and justice.

How are we to live as neighbors with one another?

We are to put on the garments of love and peace.

  Let us come before the Lord in gratitude for all we have been given.

Lord, thank you for all you continue to do in our lives. Amen.

 

*OPENING PRAYER

*HYMN OF PRAISE #64 (UM hymnal)

“Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty

A Time of Prayer

SHARING CONCERNS

SILENT PRAYER

PASTORAL PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER #895 (UM hymnal)

PRAYER RESPONSE #95 (UM hymnal)

“Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow”   

              

A Time of Proclamation

 

SCRIPTURE             Colossians 3:12-17 (p. 190)

MESSAGE                 “What To Wear in 2016?” Corey Enfield

A Time of Response and Dedication

SHARING OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS

*OFFERTORY RESPONSE #140 (UM hymnal)        “Great is Thy Faithfulness”

*PRAYER OF DEDICATION

*HYMN OF DEDICATION #174 (UM hymnal) “His Name Is Wonderful”

A Time of Sending Forth

*BENEDICTION

*SONG OF PARTING #176 (UM hymnal) (stz. 1) “Majesty”

*POSTLUDE

*Indicates Congregation stand, if you are comfortable doing so. Large print hymnals and bulletins are available, as are hearing devices.  Please ask an usher for assistance.  Nursery care provided for 0-4 year old children 7:45 AM - 12:15 PM.

In His Service:

Senior Pastor                         Rev. Ron Johnson (revron24@gmail.com)

Christian Ed Director/Youth Pastor Corey Enfield (cenfield52@gmail.com

Church Secretary          Lisa Loecker (firstumc@iw.net)

Facility Manager Craig Sherman

Organist/Choir Director Jill Wilson

Pianist Melissa Rempfer

Projection Operator Liza Larson/Carla Hummel

Sound System Matt Pietz/Steve Pietila

Acolyte Gracie Thurman

Greeters Erna Huitema; Joan Neubauer

Ushers    Arlo & Carlene Watchorn; Jess & Sandy Dennis

Coffee Fellowship One Service

Nursery Attendant Cassie Pietz/Kathy Lawrence

 

OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY AND SERVICE

December 27 – January 3

Today: 8:30 AM - “The United Methodist Hour” on KYNT 1450 AM Radio is Craig Sherman in memory of Darlene Sherman.

- NO Sunday School, All ages, Education Wing

6:30 – 7:30 PM - NO KFC Youth Group

Monday: 9:30 AM - Women’s Bible Study, Upper Room

6:30 PM - Sweet Adelines, Church Lounge

7:45 PM - Narcotics Anonymous, Upper Room

Tuesday: 7 AM - God Winks Circle, Fryn’ Pan

8:30 AM - Free Wal-Mart baked goods, Assembly of God Church

1:00 PM - Piecemakers Quilting

7:00 – 8:30 PM - NAMI, Upper Room

Wednesday: 7 AM - Men’s Bible Study, Majestic Bluffs

- REMINDER is mailed

  - NO Bells or Youth group this week

6:30 PM - Women’s Bible Study, Upper Room

7:00 PM    - Chancel Choir Rehearsal

7:45 PM - Narcotics Anonymous, Upper Room

Thursday: 7 AM - Men’s Breakfast at Fry’n Pan

8:30 AM  - Free Wal-Mart baked goods, meat & produce available at Assembly of God

7:30 PM - Night Club meets, Upper Room

Friday: - Office Closed. Happy New Year

Saturday: 8:30 AM - Free Wal-Mart baked goods, meat & produce available at Assembly of God

7:45 PM - Narcotics Anonymous, Upper Room

Next Sunday: - Communion

 

- Hy-Vee Cash Cards $25 cards are available.  

 

- KYNT Radio Broadcast It’s time to sign up to sponsor a Radio Broadcast during the 2016 year.  The signup folder is located on the table in the Church Lounge. If you want a certain date, get signed up right away.  The cost to sponsor a Sunday broadcast is $45.00.

 

- 2016 Offering Envelopes The 2016 Offering Envelopes will be available for pick up at the today, Sunday, December 27th and during the week following. They will be located on a table in the lobby.  If you do not want your envelopes please let Lisa in the office know.

 

- The New Year for United Methodist Women will begin on Monday January 4, 2016, at 1:30pm. It will be a jam-packed meeting including Installation of the 2016 officers, devotions by Mary Alice Halverson with Rose Nedved at the piano, a presentation by Kenny Tomek, Hy-Vee dietician, with tips on staying healthy, and a Pledge Service for Missions.  A short business meeting will follow and then a light snack will be served by Anne Withrow and Mary Alice Halverson.  Start the New Year with a resolution to be an active part of UMW for 2016!!