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									                            Our Prayers                                                                                                                         Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church
                    The Lost, The Least, The Lonely                                         Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church                                    Welcome to Worship March 8, 2009
             Unspoken Prayers, Unsaved Family Members                                Rt. 14 at Turkeyfoot Road Mineral Wells, WV 26150
              Our Nation and our Leaders in government                                              Pastor: Kevin P. Lantz
                 Mt. Pleasant Pre-School – Our Military                                  Minister: Each Member of the Congregation
                                                                           Parsonage ~ 489-2114           Pastor Kevin’s E-mail:
                   Families wishing to have children
                                                                           Church Office ~ 489-1965          Office Manager ~ Elaine Smith
                       Tom Allman and Family                               Pre-School ~ 489-3100             Pre-School Director ~ Michelle McVaney
Bob Armstrong              Rick Hammel                Karen Parsons        Youth Director ~ 580-1189            Youth Director ~ Eric Beeson
Mary Lou Averill           Crystal Hanna              Ray Pyles                            Pastor of Spiritual Formation: Ford Price
Tonja Bailey               Matt Harper                David Rhoades        Pastor Ford’s    E-mail:        Phone :304-416-1018
Rick Barbour               Anne Hart                  Rosella Riggs                      Church E-mail:
Frank Bargeloh             Kenny Hinton         Christie Schwendeman                 Chronicles E-mail:
Jeff Beeson                Kim Hunt                   Jane Sheppard                      Youth Director E-mail:
                                                                                         Church Web Site:
Andrew Blanchard           Gene Hutton                Mike Shirey
Jack Bonar                 Prof. George Lamb          Wyatt Smith
Rita Bowen                 Stephanie Lee              Grace Street            Welcome Center Assistants for March: Randy, Kelly, Ty Sheppard
Becky Casto                Evelyn Jones            Barbara Towarnicky
                                                                                          March 8                      Msrch 15
George DiBacco             Meadows Family             Joe Turner
                                                                            Greeters:   Jim & Kay Hill           Butch & Carol Dobson
Bob Drake                  Larry Miller     The family of Russ Vincent
Leslie Duckworth           Carolyn Mills              Chris Whytsel              Pianist: Jason Caltrider           Nursery: Jodi Lockhart
Ron Flannery               Dick Morris
                                                                          MT. PLEASANT PRESCHOOL is now accepting enrollment for
Megan Fox                  Bea Parsons
                                                                          3 and 4 year old classes for the fall. Classes will fill up quickly,          PRELUDE
 If you have additional prayer requests, please make note of them
          on the Friendship attendance pads. Thank you!                   so please don’t delay in registering. If you or anybody you kno is
                                                                                                                                                        WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
                                                                          interested, please call the Preschool at 304-489-3100 or
                    “Shared Blessings Ministry”                                                                                                           Ritual of Friendship
                                                                          Michelle McVaney at 304-485-7322.
             March 15: Canned meat, cereal, desserts                     Lowell and Wilda
     In addition to these items, we also provide dishwashing                           Vickie & Katie Gandee                                            LIGHTING OF THE ALTAR CANDLES
 detergent, toilet paper, toothpaste, mouth wash, hand soap, etc.
                                                                          HOSPITALITY SERVANT-LEADERS are needed for the Faith-
                                                                          Sharing workshop on Saturday, April 4. If you can take part,                  *CALL TO WORSHIP
                                                                                Pianist: Jason Caltrider     Nursery: Jodi Lockhart
                                                                          please contact Dave Mendenhall, the Pastor, or Church office,
                      Bread Baking Schedule
                      March 8 ~ Ann Mayhew                                304.489.1965.                                                                 *HYMN OF PRAISE No. 378                   ―Amazing Grace‖
                      March 15 ~ Judy Casto
                                                                          SHINE CHILDREN’S MINISTRY – The ministry team will meet                       MORNING PRAYER
EVANGELISM TRAINING The Little Kanawha District of your                   on Tuesday, March 17, 7 p.m. Please plan to attend this
                                                                                                                                                        RESPONSE No. 377                   ―It Is Well with My Soul‖
United Methodist Church is offering you an opportunity to learn           important session in the Fellowship Hall.
how to share your faith with others. Dr. Ken Ramsey will present                                                                                        STORY FOR YOUNG DISCIPLES
the workshop on April 4 to train Christians to share their faith at       FAITH-SHARING is the primary purpose of the Church and the
                                                                          center of our mission statement at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist
Mt. Pleasant UM Church, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Are all                                                                                                   SHARING TITHES AND OFFERINGS
encouraged to learn this very crucial aspect of our Christian                                                                                            Offertory
                                                                               If you’d like to learn to be more effective in sharing your faith,
Discipleship – sharing our faith in Christ with others who                                                                                               *Doxology
                                                                          inviting others to receive Jesus Christ as their Lord, join us for               Praise God from whom all blessing flow.
desperately need to hear and receive the good news for                    this important training on Saturday, April 4, at your Church. Other              Praise Him, all creatures here below.
themselves. Register for this great day we have planned in our            churches from across the conference will be coming to Mineral                    Praise Him above, ye heavenly hosts.
Little Kanawha District.                                                  Wells for this great event! Won’t you? Please use the registration               Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen
                                                                          insert in your bulletin today. Deadline for registration is March 28.
                                                                                                                                                        *HYMN No. 600                     ―Wonderful Words of Life‖
PASTOR’S PRAYER                                                                                                                                                 Weekly Calendar
 The Lord’s Prayer                                                                      Our Presence
                                                                                                                                        Sunday, March 8
   Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name.             CHURCH-WIDE LENT STUDY You’re invited to connect with one of our        Worship Service                                   8:15 a.m.
   Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in                                                                                  Sunday School                                     9:30 a.m.
                                                                            Worship … 221               Sunday School … 70
   heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us                                     Our Gifts                                   Worship Service                                 10:45 a.m.
                                                                                 Our weekly budget goal for this year is:                   SPPR Committee                                    2:00 p.m.
   our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass
                                                                                                                                            Disciple Class                                    5:30 p.m.
   against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver                                     $5,964.75
                                                                                                                                            God’s Kid’s Club                                  6:00 p.m.
   us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom, and the power                Worship Offerings Total                 $ 6,909.10
                                                                                                                                            Financial Peace Seminar                           6:00 p.m.
   and the glory, forever. Amen                                          Sunday School Offering                      43.10
                                                                                                                                            Small Group ~ Lent
                                                                         Food Pantry                                172.00
                                                                                                                                              At the Church Larry & Betty Bargeloh Leaders 6:00 p.m.
                                                                         Emergency Fund                             105.00
NEW TESTAMENT LESSON Pg. 198                Philippians 4:4-9                                                                               Youth E-Team                                    6-6:30 p.m.
                                                                         Miscellaneous                              102.00
 The Word of God for the people of God. Thanks be to God!                                                                                   STOMP the Sanctuary Youth Meeting           6:30-8:00 p.m.
                                                                        General Fund                            $ 6,467.00
                                                                                                                                              “Gospel Journey Maui” Sanctuary
SERMON                                  Pastor Kevin Lantz                                                                              Monday, March 9
      “The Value of Meditation In the Bible:                                                                                                Weight Watchers                                   9:00 a.m.
            Contemplating God’s Word”                               CHURCH-WIDE LENT STUDY You’re invited to connect with                   Small Group ~ Lent
                                                                    one of our small-groups meeting throughout Lent in a location             At the home of Ron & Ann Mayhew, 167 Oakbrook Lane
 Romans 12:1-2                                Pg. 161                                                                                         Mineral Wells ~ 304-489-2754                   6:30 p.m.
                                                                    favoring your plans! You can help with the cost of the books with
                                                                    a $6.50 donation. You can also register on-line:                  Administrative Council                          7:00 p.m.
INVITATION TO FAITHFUL DISCIPLESHIP                                                                                                           At the Church with Jason Caltrider as Leader 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                       This is a group for every/anyone
*HYMN No. 601                             ―Thy Word Is a Lamp‖                                                                          Tuesday, March 10
                                                                       March 8:         The Value of Meditation in the Bible:               Historical Committee                             1:00 p.m.
*BENEDICTION                                                           Contemplating                                                        Weight Watchers                                   5:00 p.m.
                                                                                   God’s Word                                               Aerobics Class                              6:15-7:30 p.m.
                                                                       March 15: Practicing Solitude: Eliminating Hurry                 Wednesday, March 11
                                                                       March 22: A Simple Prayer: Just As I Am                              ―Shared Blessings‖ Food Pantry            10 a.m. – Noon
   Before departing, please take time to greet friends old and                                                                              Children’s Choir                                  6:30 p.m.
   new worshiping around you today.                                    March 29: Three Simple Prayers: I Am Available
                                                                       April 5:    When Your Spiritual Life Seems Dry:                      Small Group ~ Lent
                                                                                                                                              At the home of Bill & Sherry Hess, 60 Windsor Drive,
*POSTLUDE                                                                          The Desert Journey                                         Mineral Wells, WV ~ 304-489-2302               6:30 p.m.
   The Worship has ended; let our Service begin!                       April 12~Easter Week: The Power of Love                                At the home of Greg & Elaine Cappadona, 158 Oakbrook Dr.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~                                                                                             Mineral Wells ~ 489-1520                       6:30 p.m.
                                                                    OFFICE SECURITY A security lock has been applied to the             Thursday, March 12
MEMBERSHIP ORIENTATION There is an interest with friends            Church doors. Access to visitors will be through intercom and           Women’s Bible Study for Lent at the Church       10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                              Lori Full Group Leader in the Conference Room
in Church who have inquired about membership and adult              office permission. Members and friends with keys will still be
                                                                                                                                            ―Shared Blessings‖ Food Pantry                      6-8 p.m.
baptism. If you would like to learn more about membership and       able to come and go freely with key-entry. For security                 Small Group ~ Lent
the Christian life at Mt. Pleasant UMC, please contact the pastor   purposes, please be sure to lock doors following all mid-week             At the home of Steve & Sharon McCoy, 55 Vandalia Estates,
or Church office at your earliest convenience 304-489-1965.         meetings!                                                                  Mineral Wells ~ 304-489-2538                    6:15 p.m.
The orientation class is two sessions, 90 minutes each with                                                                                   At the home of Steve & Gina Starkey, 274 S. Maple Drive,
Pastor Kevin Lantz.                                                                                                                           Mineral Wells ~ 304-489-2234                     6:30 p.m.
                                                                    MINISTRY PLANNING Friends and members are invited to an                   At the Church with Eric Beeson as Leader         7:00 p.m.
                                                                    important ministry planning team as we continue to examine the      Friday, March 13
cookies for the mission on March 21. If you are able to donate      path of ministry for God’s Church — as we understand it here, at        ―Shared Blessings‖ Food Pantry            10 a.m. – Noon
                                                                    Mt. Pleasant UMC. You’re invited to join us on Saturday, March      Saturday, March 14
cookies, please bring them to the kitchen in the Fellowship hall                                                                            Small Group ~ Lent
by 6:00 p.m. on Friday evening, March 20. Thank you so much         14, 10 a.m. to Noon,                                                      Men’s Group                                      8-9 a.m.
for participating in providing food for the homeless.                                                                                         Mike Duckworth as Leader near Conference Room
                                                                                                                                              Ministry Team Meeting                        10-12 Noon

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