*** If you need to meet or talk with Pastor Luke please call the church office to set up an appointment.      |      No "in-person" service, only online service, through January 10th.      |      The weekly Booster can be found under "News" along with much more information.      |      Poinsettias now on sale for $13.00 each. Contact the office to order. Please pay when you order.      |      December Newsletter from Pastor Luke can be found under "News."      |      2nd Sunday of Advent, December 6th.      |      Prayer Request and Our Care Center Family link can be found under "News."      |      The Hispanic Center is now accepting donations for fall and winter clothing items on Tuesday and Wednesdays from 9-10:30      |      If you would like to provide "special music" for Sunday morning service, either in person or pre-recorded, contact the church office.      |      Share your prayer request and praises at any time during the week by calling the church office or posting them on the church Facebook page.      |      NEW - Online "Giving" is now available. The "Giving" button located in the upper right corner of the website. See the "News" section for more information.      |      "News" page (updated daily & weekly) with Bible App for Kids, Lesson Activities & Resources for Children's Sunday School, activities for everyone, learning resources, and much more. ***
First United Methodist Church

Sunday, November 15th, Order of Worship (online service only November 15th & 22nd)

  Thursday, November 5th, 2020 @ 7:12 pm

Prelude: Greeting & Welcome

Call to Worship

Leader: Good Morning, we invite you to pause, stand as you're able or center your hearts at home. And join us in the call to worship.

Leader:How often has our hope been in stone and wood and gold?
People: May we no longer stray from home; our hope is in the Lord.

Leader:How often has God lead us through the shadow of the valley?
People: As the coming of the dawn, so is the faithfulness of God's love

Leader: Thanks be to God!
ALL: Prasie the Lord!

Opening Hymn: "Blessed Be Your Name" #3002 (Green Book)

Prayer of Connection Song: “Holy is the Lord" #3028 (Green Book)

Old Testament Scripture: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25 -

Prayers of the People

New Testament Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 -

Offering/Song: “Day by Day” (words on the screens)

Doxology: #95

Prayer of Gratitude & “The Lord's Prayer” #895

Third Grade Bible Presentation - Pastor Luke Fillmore & Heather Weiss (Education Comm. Member)

Gospel Reading: Matthew 25: 1-13

Message: “??? ”


Closing Hymn: “America the Beautiful #696 (Hymnal)



*Pastor- Luke Fillmore *Pianist- Terry Stafford *Keyboard- Sarah Fillmore/Linda Haldane *Song Leaders- Jodi Anderzhon, Deb Finlay, & Jeff Hiser *Media- Pastor Luke Fillmore & Jeff Hiser.


Welcome Center (Coffee & Conversation): 8:30-9:00 a.m.
Worship Service: 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Fellowship: 10:00-10:30 a.m.
Sunday School: 10:30-11:30 a.m.(only during school year)

P.O. Box 394


Shenandoah, IA 51601