PLEASANT HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (EST 1880) 238 Fort Mill Highway ▪ Indian Land, SC 29707 www.pleasanthillmethodist.org firstname.lastname@example.org ▪ Phone: 803-548-4922 ▪ Fax: 803-547-3915 Reverend Michael D. Ritter, Pastor Amanda Carnes, Director of Christian Education ▪ Katie Godfrey, Children’s Ministry/Preschool Director Darrell Renfroe, Director of Music Ministries ▪ Mary Lee Haynes, Church Administrator Becca Kulkofsky, Jessica Barnes and Kristina Dudla, Nursery CHANGING LIVES BY OFFERING CHRIST Sunday, July 12, 2009 11:00am Worship Service “Camp E.D.G.E.” VBS— 12th— VBS—July 12th—16th Experience and Discover GOD Everywhere Gather around the campfire with your camp counselors for fun and excitement! All Ages are encouraged to come and join the fun TONIGHT and all this week! Salkehatchie 2009 Columbia Camp July 18 through 25 Flip Bombardier Chad Bombardier “Mikey” Cook Tony Carnes Michael Ritter Laurie Ritter Lindsay Windell Kayla Carrouth Khyle Dyer Tyler Renfroe Erin Sweem Jordan Sweem Courtney Whitten Please keep these campers and the Columbia Camp in your prayers. As members of Pleasant Hill UMC we faithfully participate in its ministries by . . . Our Prayers Bessie Blackwell Mary Morton Betty Bombardier Pat Murphy Linda Bouchard Jennifer Pagani Paul Blanton, US Army Betty Brooks Mamie Patterson Sadek Brandford Blanche Carrouth Johnny Pettus Ingrid Church Janice Poston Brent Boyd, USMC The Altar flowers today SFC Randolph Crawford, NG Rev. Jerry Cook Melanie Ritter are provided Shirley Dallas Linda Roddey T Sgt. Chris Dreisbach, USAF Jonathan B. Ginsberg To the Glory of God Ed Hartzig, Sr. Jim Rush and in honor of Sheila Hayes Xoch Smith Matt Guason, USN T Sgt. Jerry Howard, USAF Elaine Thompson Ray Helms Max Sprague and family Maria Kwon, US Army on her birthday Joel Hilton, Jr. Chris Starkey Juanita Howlett Tyler family SPC Christopher McQueen (SCNG) given by Robin Culp Ioaniddes Turbeville family Juan Ortiz, USMC Don Thompson Virginia Lawson Van Wingate Michael Pacheco Suzanne Lemly Sunday School Leaders Lt. Col. Tim Patrick, USMC Sue McKenzie All of our Students Sgt. Harry Pritt, Army NG Truitt McSwain Brent and Kerri Roberts Corporal Alex Smith Joyce Mannon and their children PFC Kevin Smith Ruby Martin (Missionaries in Zambia) Kenneth Smith, USAF Clay & Jean Morgan Frank Wheeler, US Army Marines of VMGR-152 Prayer Concerns are updated weekly. Please contact the church office at 803-548-4922. Our Presence ATTENDANCE 7-5-2009 8:30am 54 11:00am 136 Sunday School 99 Doug Elms Our Gifts Born WEEKLY OFFERING April 23, 1926 OTHER Needed: $7,923.00 Entered into Rest Received: $6,940.45 Congregation Development—$60.00 July 8, 2009 (YTD $1204.00) YEAR TO DATE Salkehatchie—$200.00 Needed: $213,921.00 Memorials—$145.00 Received: $192,362.46 1st Wednesday—$702.00 YTD: -$21,558.54 Our Service Serving Sunday, July 12th Serving Sunday, July 19th Acolytes Khyle Dyer Acolytes Danielle Earnest and Rayna Helms Organist Sereeda Callahan Organist Sereeda Callahan Pianist Vaughn Luckadoo Pianist Vaughn Luckadoo Ushers Jed Bryan, John Irvin, Mike Mayer, Brian Stephenson Ushers Brad Carnes, Dale Jordan, John Robertson, Ron Wyman Registration Pad Collection Pierrette Tompkins and Norita Kay Registration Pad Collection Dave and Diane McMillan Elevator Jed Bryan Elevator Brad Carnes Nursery Workers Becca Kulkofsky, Kristina Dudla, Katie Godfrey Nursery Workers Becca Kulkofsky, Jessica Barnes, Carol Carnes, Nursery Sunday School Becca Kulkofsky, Kristina Dudla, Jaimie Sweem Dorella McCorkle Nursery Sunday School Becca Kulkofsky, Jessica Barnes, Children’s Sermon Michael Ritter Helen Duncan, Justin Carnes Children’s Church Phillip and Lauren Anglin Children’s Sermon Lesley Blackwelder Children’s Church Katie Godfrey and Kay Mayer CHANGING LIVES BY OFFERING CHRIST Celebration of Worship 6th Sunday after Pentecost Color of season: Green Prelude Chiming of the Trinity Welcome and Parish Notices Commissioning to Christian Service (see insert) Invocation Choral Introit Spirit Song *Opening Hymn I Sing the Almighty Power of God No. 152 *Affirmation of Faith Apostles Creed No. 881 *Gloria Patri Children’s Sermon Rev. Michael Ritter (Following the Children’s Sermon, children age 3 through 1st grade are excused for Children’s Chapel on the 2nd floor.) Sacrament of Holy Baptism Reception of New Members No. 70 Pastoral Prayer The Lord’s Prayer Anthem Shut de Do’ Lesley Blackwelder, soloist *Doxology No. 95 Scripture Lesson Psalm 24:1-10 Sermon Fit for God Rev. Michael Ritter *Hymn of Dedication Lord of the Dance No. 261 *Extinguishing of the Candles *Benediction Response Irish Blessing May the road rise to meet you, May the wind blow at your back, May the sun shine warmly on your face, May the rain fall softly on your field; And until we meet again, until we meet again, May God hold you in the palm of His hand. Amen. Postlude *Please stand in praise of God, if you are able. If you are unable to stand with ease, please feel comfortable remaining seated. Thank you for worshipping at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church today. Please be sure to fill-out the attendance folder located on the center aisle side of the pew. Thank you. If you wish to make an offering, please write your first and last name, address, and the amount on the outside of the envelope. CHURCH CONFERENCE SUNDAY, JULY 26TH AT 9:45AM The Building Committee of PHUMC recently had a meeting at the District Office. The next step in the process is to hold a Church Conference. This has been scheduled for Sunday, July 26th during the Sunday School hour in the Fellowship Hall. ALL MEMBERS of PHUMC are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting. Refreshments will be provided. Sunday Worship Services 8:30am and 11:00am Please join us after the 11:00am Sunday School at 9:45am service TODAY at Sticky Fingers in Ballantyne. This Week This is a wonderful time to get Sunday, July 12 12:00pm Lunch with Staff @ Sticky Fingers together with your church family 2:30pm Butterfly Kisses Rehearsal for fellowship. 5:00pm Worship Committee FMCC Item 5:30pm Camp E.D.G.E.—VBS for the month of July The next gathering of the PHUMC 6:00pm Handbell Practice Monday, July 13 Liquid Dish Breakfast Club will be on Monday, 9:00am Breakfast Club at Johnny K’s Detergent July 13th at 9:00am, Meet in the 5:30pm Camp E.D.G.E.—VBS church parking lot and we will travel Tuesday, July 14 to Johnny K’s for food and fun. 10:00am M&M’s Officer’s Meeting 1:00pm Shut In Visitation 5:30pm Camp E.D.G.E.—VBS The activities of this program are geared for MCF Wednesday, July 15 (3years old to 5th grade) age children. Bring the 5:30pm Camp E.D.G.E.—VBS children to the church for fun and games while Thursday, July 16 you get an evening to yourself. The next Fun 10:30am M&M Choir to White Oak Manor Friday will be held on July 24 from 6:00pm to 5:30pm Camp E.D.G.E.—VBS 9:00pm. A light snack will be provided. You must register Friday, July 17 your child to participate in this program as space is limited. Dynamic Youth Days Campout There is a sign-up sheet located outside Katie’s office. Sunday, July 19 7:30am UMM Fellowship Breakfast 2:30pm Butterfly Kisses Rehearsal Chick-fil- Family fun night at Chick-fil-A 4:00pm SunFun (Youth) Pool Party @ Helms Join your church family at 6:00pm on July30 for food and fun 5:30pm Finance Committee at Chick-Fil-A on Highway 160 in Fort Mill. Nothing special, 6:00pm Handbell Choir Practice nothing fancy… just an opportunity to get together for some fellowship. See Katie or Michael for more details. So there's going to be "This Thing" for young Job Seeker adults in the Rock Hill District. "This Thing" Virginia Collins is seeking a position as an administrative hopes to provide some fun opportunities for professional. If you can help with referrals, references, advice young adults to get to know each other, have or networking opportunities, please contact her at 803-517-5049 some fun and fellowship, and create a larger or email email@example.com. faith community that goes beyond our local churches Job Seeker every other Thursday night. If you're at all curious or Nich Godfrey is seeking a position and has experience in financial you want more info about what "This Thing" is about, services as well as other areas. If you can help with referrals, check out www.tiny.cc/thisthing. The first night will be references, advice or networking opportunities, please contact Thursday, July 16th with a free dinner and trivia. Nich at 704-773-6630 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks y'all!! Family Ministries Retreat Santee State Park Prayer Shawl Ministry September 25-27th All those who knit or crochet and those Reserve your Cabin by July 26!! who wish to learn are encouraged to Only 1 cabin left!!! be a part of this ministry. The shawls will be prayed over as they are created ($255 per cabin/$127.50 to share) and will then be given to those who are Activities: Camping, Fishing, Golfing, Canoeing, sick, new babies, or anyone who needs Boating, Biking, Campfires, Meals and Much More!!! to be ‘covered’ in prayer. If you are interested in being a part of this ministry, please contact Amanda Please be sure to pay the deposit on your cabin as or sign up in the church office. soon as possible to guarantee your reservation. See Amanda or Michael.