THE LORD’S DAY
August 26, 2012
“Made to Worship”
“Hallelujah to the Lamb”
“How Great Is Our God”
“How Great Thou Art”
Special Report from Jane Powley
Tithes and Offerings
Opportunities for spiritual growth & witness
“YOU ARE INVITED TO THE GREATEST
CELEBRATION THIS WORLD HAS EVER KNOWN”
“No Higher Calling”
Those serving this morning:
Greeters: Norman & Mae Moore & Dan Tibbetts
Ushers: Colin Buchmann, Chum Craighead,
Dan Tibbetts & Howard Webb
Children’s Church: Annette Asplund
The new Our Daily Bread for September/October/November
is now available. You will find your copy on the table at the
back of the sanctuary.
Please feel free to take one and one for a friend!
OUR WEEKLY PRAYER LIST
SHUT- IN COLLEGE/CAREER
Lillian Morts Scott Fritz
Received last week: $3,760.00
Mike Chicalis – friend of Tom Rocheleau – Mike has now been placed back
on the transplant list for a new kidney. He is also having severe back
spasms and is in a lot of pain. How about sending him a card he needs to
know people care about him: 1032 W. Webster, Royal Oak, MI 48073.
Jim DeRemer is in need of our prayers for his health.
Fred Kline, Tom Cox Brother-in-law, the two old spots that were treated by
cyber knife have disappeared but 4 new small spots have surfaced. Three
are in the spine and one in the neck. They are waiting for three months to
see how they have grown and what treatment to continue with at that time.
Please continue for his wife, Sonja, as this is very difficult to see her husband
suffer so much.
David Staats is now going through radiation treatments. Pray for healing and
peace of mind.
Scott Morgan is still having some problems with a high heart rate. Pray that
the medication he has will help him improve each day.
Barb Aguayo her radiation treatments for breast cancer are complete. Pray
for good results
Gloria Cummings is at home but is struggling with kidney and heart
GOD BLESS OUR MILITARY!
Phillip Atherton, nephew of Jim & Jill Seconder, was not
deployed as planned. He is stationed in the states for now.
AC2 Jeff Dehnke, Navy, next door neighbor of Art & Annette
Asplund, is stationed in North Carolina.
AT3 Darcy Glasstetter, niece of Art & Annette Asplund, is now
stationed in California in the Army.
S.N. Joshua Harris, a neighbor of Tom & Patsy Mackie, is in the
Navy. He is in school and when he finishes his training he will
then be assigned to a ship. His new address is: S.N. Harris
Joshua R., 959 Dahlgren Road, and B ox 3175, Dahlgren,
Sgt. Jason Molina, a relative of Jim & Jill Seconder, is in the
Army. He now has some health problems that we need to pray
for and he is now stationed at Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri.
Major Christine Warren, daughter of Charles Warren, is
stationed at Fort Bennett.
If you send a note or package to military personnel overseas
– do not show their rank/title or location.
THIS WEEK’S ACTIVITIES
Sunday 9:00 A.M. Sunday School
10:30 A.M. Worship Service
Thursday 6:30 P.M. “Up close & personal
session” Jane Powley
Something new for Men’s
Bible Study this fall!
The Ladies Afternoon Bible
Study will resume on
Tuesday, Sept. 11th, from 12 DESIGN FOR
noon until approximately 2 DISCIPLESHIP
P.M. We will be studying the
Building Strong Followers of
book of Second Peter. This
is an in-depth Bible study
entitled “How to Be Kept SESSION ONE SEPTEMBER
from Falling.” There are 18-OCTOBER 16
eight lessons which include
video teaching by Kay Arthur “YOUR LIFE IN
of Precept Ministries. We CHRIST”
spend 2 weeks on each
lesson with discussion of the TOPICS:
homework in week 1 and the GOD CARES FOR YOU
THE PERSON OF JESUS
video teaching in week 2. CHRIST
The cost of the book is THE WORK OF CHRIST
$20.00. Contact Harriet Curd THE SPIRIT WITHIN YOU
for information. The
deadline to register is Cost of book is $6.00 (no recorded
August 26th. book available).
Sign ups are at the back table!
See you in September!
LIVING A LIFE OF BALANCE Jane Powley, one of our
Missionaries, will be with us on
Living a life of balance is
today for Sunday school and
easier said than done. We try
our Worship Service.
so hard to be everywhere at
once, to be all things to all
Jane will also be with us
people. Before we know it we
are completely worn out and a
Thursday evening, August 30th,
life of balance seems virtually
at 6:30 P.M. for an
Come Join Us! “up close and personal session”
As we learn how to put HIS
balance in our Lives. at the Yellow House.
Date: September 18th This will be a dessert meeting.
Time: 7:00 P.M. So everyone come out and visit
Place: Lorie Uppendahl Home with Jane and hear what is
3223 Sandoval Drive going on in Senegal, West
Lake Orion Africa.
The cost of our books is $7.75
Sign-up sheet on back table.
Teens of Faith United
Are meeting on Friday
Starting in September Nights at 5:00 P.M. at
the “Yellow House.”
Pastor will be holding
If you know of a teen that
Classes for Baptism would be interested in
Immersion joining, please contact
If you are interested please
contact Pastor Wayne.
KICK – OFF!
Sunday School and Small Groups
“KICK OFF” Picnic
Sunday, September 9th, after
Hazelnut Irish French Mocha morning worship, at the yellow
Cream Vanilla house.
Fall Winter Spring Summer
Hot dogs, drinks, and place
settings will be provided.
Bring a dish to pass and your lawn
We want YOU to be involved! Sign-up sheet on table in back of
Fresh new seasons are on their
way, and our cups are ```
overflowing with new ideas. On
the back table you will find a large Kids Say the Funniest
coffee cup with four coffee stirrers Things….
representing the four seasons.
Begin by STUFFING the A Sunday School teacher
Hazelnut Fall stirrer with an idea decided to have her young
for fall that you thing our ladies class memorize one of the
would enjoy. As each new most quoted passages in the
season approaches, drop your Bible – Psalm 23. She gave
suggestion, sign your name, and the youngsters a month to
if the committee picks your name learn the verse. Little Bobby
we will contact you to come be a was excited about the task, but
part of our planning team for that he just couldn’t remember the
event. Psalm. After much practice, he
could barely get past the first
Stale coffee grounds get thrown line. On the day that the kids
out – fresh ones produce a were scheduled to recite Psalm
fantastic aroma 23 in front of the congregation,
Bobby was so nervous.
Get your thinking caps on, pen When it was his turn, he
ready and drop those fresh stepped up to the microphone
grounds in the cup. and said proudly, “The Lord is
my shepherd….and that’s all I
need to know!”
If you have any information that
There are CD copies of Pastor you want presented in the
Wayne’s sermons from the Sunday Morning Service on
previous week on the back the overhead. Please e-mail the
table. There will be a charge “electronic” information to Ron
of $1.00 per CD to help with Morgan
costs. If anyone needs them (email@example.com)
for a Shut-in or someone who no later than the Wednesday
is ill, they are available at no before. I need to verify that the
cost. data will work with the display
Please see Richard Puddy Thank you, Ron Morgan
before or after the worship ~~~
service or contact him at
248-651-5198 or Check us out on
his email address: Facebook at
HELPING HANDS - Do You Need Help?
We have a program here at the church called “Helping Hands.”
We want those in need of help; snow removal, raking leaves,
planting flowers, taking you for groceries etc. to sign up on the
sheet in the back of the sanctuary explaining what your needs
are. If you can be a “Helper” to help someone on the list please
let us know!
We are all here to help one another in times of need. Let’s all do
Romans 12:6a “And since we have gifts that differ according to
the grace given to us, let each exercise them accordingly.”
YOU ARE INVITED
TO THE GREATEST CELEBRATION
THIS WORLD HAS EVER KNOWN!
What you do with this invitation has eternal consequences.
How will you respond?
1. You may be among those who have no time to take the claims
of Jesus Christ seriously.
2. You may be among those who feel threatened by the claims of
3. You may be among those who have never seriously considered
the claims of Jesus Christ.
How you respond to God’s invitation to His kingdom has eternal
consequences for your life.
God loves you so much that God has done everything to
make it possible for you to join the greatest celebration this
world has ever known. John 3:16
Don’t assume that just because you are part of a religious
family or community of some sort, that you will have a place
in the kingdom of heaven.
Examine your life! II Peter 1:2-11; 3:9
Don’t wait to respond to God’s invitation!