May 26, 2019 - and in memory of Woodie Watson, spouse and grandmother. Given by Frank Watson. MEMBERSHIP SUNDAY: BECOMING A WFUMC ...
Next Generation Ministries Preparing the Next Generation from birth to graduation to follow Jesus
CHILDREN (PRE-K—5TH GRADE)
Vacation Bible School is just around the corner beginning Sunday, June 2! Then, Monday- Wednesday snack supper will be provided from 5:30-6pm. Rising PreK-3rd Graders will remain on campus for traditional VBS while Rising 4th-5th Graders will take their show on the road for a week of Mission Blast! All children and servants will leave the week knowing God’s love for us runs deep and wide. Register online at watkumc2019vbs.eventbrite.com SEE YOU AT THE PARK: All families are invited for a pop up event at Memorial Park on May 29 from 6-8pm. Pack your own supper and enjoy time together at the playground. Invite a friend and bring the whole family!
May 26, 2019
*PRAYERS REQUESTED: The Shockley Family, prayer support Daniel Smith, recovery from surgery Sandra Kenney, recovery from surgery Sonny Blocker, health concern Carol Woods and family, health concerns Gracie Miller, health concerns Johnny Scruggs, recovery from illness Jimmy Epps, health concerns Randy Holliday, health concerns Theresa Major, prayer support Ken Moorman, prayer support Daphne Swint and family, prayer support Gene and Doris Thornton, health concerns Charles Webb, health concerns Cecil Hall, health concerns Louise White, health concerns All of our unspoken requests Our Christian sympathies are extended to Theresa Major and family, upon the death of her husband, Rev. Roy Major, on May 16, 2019. Our Christian sympathies are extended to Jim Boucher and family upon the death of his father, Leo Boucher, Jr., on May 22, 2019. Prayer Requests can be emailed confidentially to: [email protected]
ATTENDANCE & OFFERINGS for May 19, 2019: Worship Attendance: 213 Sunday School Attendance: 90 Monthly Budget Needs: $62,509 Received to Date: $44,631 Grace Hall Loan Balance: $764,207
YOUTH (6-12TH GRADE) UMYF: UNITED METHODIST YOUTH FELLOWSHIP
YOUTHSDAY: Throughout the summer, our youth will celebrate Youthsday events. This may be an outing, lunch, or just down time to hang out and connect during our busy summers. This Tuesday, May 28, Youthsday will be held at Tacuari Sabor Latino (next to Publix) at 12 noon. Bring money for lunch and invite a friend! Need a ride? Contact Amanda (706-358-8100) VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL HELP: Youth are invited to join in the VBS kickball game Sunday, June 2 at 12:15pm, lunch provided! Then choose a station or activity to help our youngest children learn about the love and grace of Jesus Christ. Help is needed Monday-Wednesday night from 5:30-8 pm. Not sure where you want to serve? See Amanda.
QUESTIONS? Contact Amanda Prochaska, Director of Next Generation Ministries at [email protected]
CONTACT US: The Rev. Emily J. Whiten, Senior Pastor: [email protected]
May 26, 2019 “Worthy Of The Sacrifice”
Chris Argo, Director of Music: [email protected]
Amanda Prochaska, Director of Next Generation Ministries: [email protected]
Anna Hemmati, Next Generation Lead Intern: [email protected]
Daniel Pelham, Next Generation Intern: [email protected]
Chris Geiger, Director of Maintenance: [email protected]
1331 New High Shoals Road Watkinsville, GA 30677 www.watkumc.org Church Email: [email protected]
Church Office: 706-769-6088 Pastoral Care: 706-769-6088, opt. 8 Find us on Facebook: fb.me/WatkUMC Office Hours: Monday—Thursday, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Childcare services are available for each worship service and the Sunday school hour for children 3 years and younger.
If you are visiting with us for the first time, please pick up a gift bag at the Welcome Desk. We are so very glad you joined us today!
May 26, 2019
INVITING you to the Intersection so you can meet Jesus *Please stand as you are able
Welcome & Announcements *Opening Song
America The Beautiful
*Bringing in The Light 8:45 am: Olivia Hawkins and Lily Reece Jenkins 11 am: Rossi and Lexie Tucker *Opening Prayer *Apostles’ Creed
Family Promise, formerly IHNA
Offertory Prayer Offertory
Ouida Dickerson Rev. Whiten Chancel Choir
Receiving of New Members
8:45 am: Mason and Georgia Reuter, Ellie and Wilson
Prayers of the People
The Lord’s Prayer
ANNOUNCEMENTS: RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: June 11 from 2-7 pm. Please register in advance at www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: wtkumc Receive a free gift from the Red Cross for every donation. Register soon! S.U.G.A.R. (Still Useful Group of Active Retirees): Join us on Wednesday, June 5 at 12 noon in Fellowship Hall for a potluck luncheon. Bring a dish to share. LOSS OF A SPOUSE SEMINAR SUNDAY, JUNE 9 FROM 2:30-4:30PM: Widowed or know someone who is? Do you dread the lonely days and nights? Wonder what to do with your spouse’s belongings? Help is here and hope is possible. Join us for a 2 hour seminar led by WFUMC’s GriefShare team. To sign up, Contact Rev. Kathleen, [email protected]
or call 706.769.6088. WEDDING GIFT CARD SHOWER: The Chancel Choir is sponsoring a card shower for Dr. Kimi Takagi and Dr. James Deemy, who will be married June 23 in California. Please bring your card to the basket on the Welcome Desk June 2-16. For more info: www.theknot.com, and search for Kimi and James. HELLO FROM HOUSTON: Randy and I would like to send a warm hello to our church family. Thank each and every one for your thoughts, love and especially prayers. We are doing well and appreciate all of you! God Bless, Carolyn and Randy Holliday PRACTICALLY PERFECT SUMMER, MAY 26 - AUGUST 4: This summer, join WFUMC’s online Bible Study reading through the Book of Proverbs. Pastor Emily will facilitate the Facebook Group, which can be found at www.facebook.com/groups/CrossroadsCoversations
Children’s Moment: The Mystery Box Rev. Whiten Dismissal to Children’s Church (Room 208 ages 4—2nd Grade) *Hymn
8:45 am: Take Time To Be Holy 11 am: You Are My King
Scripture Reading Message
Worthy of the Sacrifice
*Closing Hymn *Dismissal with Blessing Postlude
Jesus Calls Us
UMH 398 Rev. Whiten Ms. Freitas
The altar flowers are presented to the Glory of God and in honor of the marriage of Clint and Alyx Gantt. Given by: Stan and Linda Gantt.
Reading Schedule: May 26: Proverbs 1-3 June 2: Proverbs 4-6 June 9: Proverbs 7-9 June 16: Proverbs 10-12 June 23: Proverbs 13-15 June 30: Proverbs 16-18 July 7: Proverbs 19-21 July 14: Proverbs 22-24SUNDAY: BECOMING A WFUMC MEMBER MEMBERSHIP July Interested 21: Proverbs in 25-27 publicly declaring your belief in Jesus and want to be July 28: Proverbs part of28-31 what He is up to at Watkinsville First UMC? Membership Sunday will be offered on Sunday, June 2, 2019 Questions: at both 8:45 and 11 am Worships. 1) What words, symbols, and phrases stuck out to you? 2) WhatConnect did youwith learnPastor aboutEmily God by reading these chapters? to schedule you (and your family) 3) What will you do differently thisthe week because to join church. of what youEmail read?Pastor Emily at: [email protected]
THIS WEEK AT WFUMC Sunday, May 26 8:45a - 9:45a Worship Services (Sanctuary) 10a - 10:50a Sunday School (Fellowship Hall) 11a - 12p Worship Service (Sanctuary) 12p - 1:30p WFUMC Book Club (Room 109) 3p - 4p Girl Scout Troop (Room 120) 5p - 6:30p UMYF (Grace Hall Youth Space) 6:30p - 7:30p Al Anon (Room 109) Monday. May 27 CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED 6:30p - 7:30p Boy Scout Troop 80 Mtg. (Scout Hut) 6:30p - 8p Wolf Den Meeting (Room 208) Tuesday, May 28 8:30a - 11a Financial Secretary Group 12p - 2p Youthsday: Hangout (Not On Campus) 1:30p - 2:30p Al Anon (Room 109) 6:15p - 7:45p Zumba for Women (Grace Hall Dining Room) 7p - 8p A.A. Meeting (Grace Hall Youth Space (Room G)) Wednesday, May 29 6:30p - 7:30p Bridge Club (Fellowship Hall) 7p - 8p Chancel Choir Rehearsal (Room 200) Thursday, May 30 10:30a - 12p Prayer Force (Grace Hall Family Room) 6p - 8p TOPS Weight Loss Group (Room 109, Room 110) 6:15p - 7:15p Zumba for Women (Grace Hall Dining Room) 6:30p - 7:30p N.A. Meeting (Room 120) Friday, May 31 7p - 8p A.A. Meeting (Grace Hall Youth Space (Room G)) Saturday, June 1 6:30a - 11:30p VBS Decorating (Fellowship Hall, FH Kitchen, Children’s Wing) 9a - 10a Zumba for Women (Grace Hall Dining Room) 10a - 11a Core Conditioning for Women (Grace Hall Dining Room) 6:30p - 7:30p N.A. Meeting (Room 120) Please Note: Church Office will be closed on Glory Monday, May 27 TheThe altar flowers are presented to the of God in observance of Memorial in celebration of Day. Audrey Yarbrough’s 6th Birthday.
Given by her Mommy, Daddy, Will, YaYa and PaPa.
The altar flowersFebruary are presented to the Glory of God Ushers: and in memory of Woodie Watson, 8:45spouse am: Jon Hobus, Roy Printup, Scott Christie and grandmother. Given byVeale, FrankJeff Watson June Ushers 8:45 am: Tyler Boykin, Dawson, HallSpratt 11 am: Randy Holiday, Wayne Wendell Fair, Wanda Snell,Ed John 11 am: Ronnie Silcox, Gerry Taylor, Stacy Webb