Power and Praise made possible by the Holy Spirit!
COUNTDOWN TO SERVICE/ANNOUNCEMENTS SCROLLING
OPENING WORSHIP/PRAYER/GREETING BY PHOENIX RISING:
Humble Thyself/Awesome God”; “Blessings”
RECEIVING OF OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS
DOXOLOGY #95 AND PRAYER OF DEDICATION
CHILDREN’S TIME: Please sing “Jesus Loves the Little Children”
PASTORAL PRAYER/THE LORD’S PRAYER
HYMN # 377 “It Is Well with My Soul”
TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: John 16:33
33 “In this world, you will have trouble.”
MESSAGE: “How Can a Good God Allow Suffering?”
HOLY COMMUNION (served by intinction)
CHORAL ANTHEM: “If We Truly Believe”
CLOSING HYMN # 382 “Have Thine Own Way, Lord”
CLOSING SONG: Choral Amen
Upcoming Events for the Week of October 7th – 14th
Sunday Communion Sunday – Worship Service – 9:45am
Small group study – 11:30am
Youth Group – 6:00pm
Monday Women’s Breakfast – Peppermill – 8:30am
OFFICE CLOSED – Columbus Day
Finance mtg – 7:00pm
Tuesday Men’s Breakfast – Country Café, HF – 8:00am
Small Group Study – 10:00am
Worship committee mtg – 6:00pm
SPRC mtg – 7:00pm
Wednesday Nursery school – 9:15am
Bible Study – 10:00am
Bible Study – 7:00pm
Thursday Small group Study – 2:00pm
Phoenix Rising – 5:00pm
Sanctuary Choir – 7:00pm
Friday Nursery school – 9:15am
Saturday Wings Falls Quilters – 9:00am
Pizza & Movie night – 5:30pm – pizza, 6:00pm – movie
Sunday Worship Service – 9:45am
Adirondack Dist Leadership mtg – 3:00pm
Youth Group – 6:00pm
PLEASE PRAY FOR:
Those battling cancer, chronic illness and unspoken needs
In Nursing Homes: Pearl Holmquist Ruff, Bob & Doris Gardner,
Dorothy Neron, Robert Brynes, Phil Corbett, Ron Hintz
FINANCIAL SNAPSHOT: WEEKLY COLLECTIONS
Last Sunday collection – $2,301.00 Budgeted weekly collection $2,943.39
Collection YTD – $112,873.32 Budgeted Collection YTD – $120,678.99
*We collected over $400.00 for Disaster Relief
In Celebration of Native American Heritage Month
Given by Mark & Bonnie Webster
ANNOUNCEMENTS & FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
OCTOBER NEWSLETTER is available on the table in front of the office.
PIZZA & MOVIE NIGHT is next Saturday, October 13th. We will be showing the movie
“FLYWHEEL”. Sign-up sheet is on the welcome center.
GRIEFSHARE will be hosting 2 different Support Group opportunities. GriefShare seminars
and support groups are meant to help you recover from your loss and look forward to
rebuilding your life. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone.
“Loss of a Spouse” will be October 16th from 4:30-6:30pm, this is a one -time session.
“GriefShare” We will be starting our 13 week group session October 23rd at 4:30.
ST. MICHAELS HARVEST FAIR is Friday, October 12th 5:00-8:00pm & Saturday, October 13th
9:00am-3:00pm. They will have crafters, vendors, a bake sale & the Harvest Café.
SOUP-ER SATURDAY will be Saturday, October 20th, it is quickly approaching. We have
sign-up sheets on the welcome center for those of you interested in making soups for the
event. We will have time available in the kitchen on Friday and early Saturday morning.
We are looking for donations for raffle baskets. If you have a basket you’d like to put
together or just items to donate please contact Laurie Passineau or Ronna in the office.
WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY is today. Your generous gifts to World Communion
Sunday funds graduate racial-ethnic World Communion Scholarships, with at least onehalf
of the annual amount reserved for ministries beyond the United States. Donations
also provide for undergraduate U.S. Ethnic Scholarship and Ethnic In-Service Training.