First United Methodist Church - Yankton
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
207 W 11th St Yankton SD 57078 (605) 665-2991

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Yankton, South Dakota

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

E-mail address: firstumc@iw.net

Website: firstumcyankton.org

July 17, 2016

Traditional Worship: 9:30 A.M.

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

Our Mission:

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

 

 

OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY & SERVICE

RITUAL OF FRIENDSHIP (Please leave complete address)

*CALL TO WORSHIP

Lord, speak to us; we are ready to listen.

            But first we have to answer the cell phone

We are ready to sit at your feet.

After we run to work and soccer practice.

We earnestly desire to hear your Word.

Help choose the better path.

 

*OPENING PRAYER

*HYMN OF PRAISE #103 (UM hymnal) “Immortal, Invisible God, Only Wise”

*AFFIRMATION OF FAITH “The World Methodist Social Affirmation”

A Time of Prayer

 

SHARING CONCERNS

SILENT PRAYER

PASTORAL PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER #895

PRAYER RESPONSE #2065 (black song book) “More Precious than Silver

 

A Time of Proclamation

 

FOR THE YOUNG AND YOUNG AT HEART “Never Too Old To Learn”

SPECIAL MUSIC            

SCRIPTURE Luke 10:28-32 (p. 67)

MESSAGE            “Finding Some Balance in Our Lives” Rev. Ron

 

A Time of Response and Dedication

 

SHARING OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS

*OFFERTORY RESPONSE #94 (UM hymnal)

“Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow”

*PRAYER OF DEDICATION

SONG OF DEDICATION #397 (UM hymnal) “I Need thee Every Hour”

 

A Time of Sending Forth

 

*BENEDICTION

*SONG OF PARTING #2150 (black song book) (stz. 1, 3) “Lord, Be Glorified”

*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 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM.

 

OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY AND SERVICE

July 17 – 24

Today: - “The United Methodist Hour” on KYNT 1450 AM Radio is sponsored by Dick & Linda Fox in honor of their 5 year anniversary

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

6:30 PM - Sweet Adeline’s

              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

5:30 PM - SPPR meets, Conference Room

6:30 PM - Worship Committee meets, Conference Room

Wednesday: 9 AM - HSC Party

- Reminder info is due

6 PM - Light supper (freewill offering)

7:00 PM - WOW! (Worship on Wednesdays) Contemporary Service

7:45 PM - Narcotics Anonymous, Upper Room

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

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: 12:30 PM - Prison Ministry

5:30 PM - VBS supper

6:00 - 800 PM - VBS

 

 

Vacation Bible School VBS will be Sunday July 24th-Thursday July 28th. Please register online at https://vbsmate.com/FirstUMCYankton Jump into a VBS that's all about Jesus! Welcome to Barnyard Roundup, where Jesus gathers us together, picks us out, calls us by name, and loves us now and forever, no matter what! Children learn Psalm 23 through memory verses, songs, and activities.

 

- Summer Worship Schedule Summer Worship Hours will begin Wednesday, June 1st and run through Sunday, September 4th. WOW-Contemporary Worship 7pm, light supper at 6pm (free will offering). Traditional Worship Service Sunday; 9:30am-10:30am Coffee Fellowship; 9:00-9:30:00am Nursery available 9:15am -10:45 am Sundays, 6:45-8:15pm Wednesdays.

 

- Prison Ministry Team Anyone that would like to be a part of this ministry in 2016, please pick up a background form.  Our next service we will be on Sunday, July 24th at 12:30pm.  If you have any questions please contact Corey, Bob Thue.

 

- UMW Reading Program Please turn in your reading list to Judy Bevers by August 1st.

 

- Camp Even though the Early Bird deadline is past you can still register for camp. The cost would be at full price. The church and UWM will still cover ½ of the early bird cost for one camp per youth (K-12th grade) you are responsible for the balance. The discount code is no longer on the website, to get reimbursed you’ll need to bring a copy of the registration form to the church office. 

 

 

- Prison Ministry Team Anyone that would like to be a part of this ministry in 2016, please pick up a background form.  Our next service we will be on Sunday, July 24th at 12:30pm.  If you have any questions please contact Corey, Bob Thue.

 

- Camp Even though the Early Bird deadline is past you can still register for camp. The cost would be at full price. The church and UWM will still cover ½ of the early bird cost for one camp per youth (K-12th grade) you are responsible for the balance. The discount code is no longer on the website, to get reimbursed you’ll need to bring a copy of the registration form to the church office. 

 

In Our Thoughts and Prayers:

 

Marcus Bachman, Anne Hofer’s cousin

 

Sarah Anderson, Bob & Jane Walser’s daughter. She can be located on CaringBridge under sarahanderson2

 

Mark Giziewski

 

Church family serving in the military: all men & women serving in the military and their families.

 

Above are the most recent prayer concerns. For prayer partners, a complete list is on the

Welcome Table.

 

(If you have prayer requests for publication, please contact the church office.)

 

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

Greeters Delores Kafka

Ushers Jess & Sandy Dennis; Arlo & Carlene Watchorn

Coffee Fellowship Neta Thompson; Loy Gravholt

Nursery Attendant Cassie Pietz/Kathy Lawrence