Worship This Week on Sunday.

This Sunday:  

April 22, 2018  11  AM Worship   

Pastor:  The Rev. Hilary Shuford

Elder of the Month:  Jan Brazier;  Music Director: Jean Gomez 

Hymns: Introit - Holy, Holy, Holy; Hymns- Come, Thou Almighty King; Love Divine, All Loves Excelling; Shall We Gather at the River

Anthem:  Jean Gomez ,  Music Director.

Old Testament Lession:  Psalm 23

Epistle Lesson: 1 John 3:16-24

Gospel Lesson:  John: 10 11-18

Sermon:    Laying Down One's Life, Rev Hilary Shuford

Fellowship Sunday School Class:  The Fellowship Sunday School Class is studying the "Life and Ministry of the Messiah".  We will be reading Matthew, Luke, Genesis and Ruth in the Shadow of Herod.  Great Discussion led by our Teacher, Susie Pressley and a presentation by Ray Vanderlaan.  No homework, no stress, just show up for Coffee and Fellowship.

Choir Practice:    choir practice is on Thursday Night at 7 PM in the Fellowship Hall.

Announcements of Coming Church Activities

TODAY:  We welcome The Rev. Hilary Shuford, our General Presbyter. 

FELLOWSHIP SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS:  The Fellowship Sunday School Class is studying  the "Life and Ministry of the Messiah".  We are reading Matthew, Luke, Genesis and Ruth in the Shadow of Herod.  Great Discussion led by our Teacher, Susie Pressley and a presentation by Ray Vander Laan.  No homework, no stress, just show up for Coffee and Fellowship.

A BIG THANK YOU to the Fellowship Sunday for our Dinner after Worship this past Sunday, Great Food and time together.

SESSION MEETING:  Our Session met this past Monday Night.

WORSHIP AND CHURCH PICNIC:  We will have worship followed by our Church Picnic on Sunday, May 20 at Georgia Power's Old Salem Park.  More information shortly.

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS AND PRAYER CONCERNS FOR THE BULLETIN: Please contact             Marie Boswell by email at marieeboswell@yahoo.com or phone or text at 706-347-0782.

Choir Practice:  7 PM every Thursday.

MEN OF THE CHURCH Lunch:  Normally on the last Tuesday of the month.  Next one is April 24, 2018 .  Time, place and host TBA.   

Search for FPOG: Our Pastor Nomination Committee made a report to the congregation in Worship several weeks ago.  Any member of the Congregation who could not attend that service, can get a personal verbal update by calling a member of the Committee.   Our PNC Committee is Duane Blough, Hap Tietjen, Jane Epps, Spencer Hinds and Beth Lewis

Orphan Aid Liberia work group will continue to meet each Monday at 1 PM in the Fellowship Hall.  This service work involves making dresses for young girls in Africa.

The Prayer Shawl Ministry is a local mission project that knits/crochets shawls to be given to those in need of our special prayers and remembrance.  For information, contact Brooke Hinds at 762-445-1006.

FLOWERS To provide flowers for the church, please see the list in the narthex and speak to                              Eileen Usherwood or Ann Corry.

Mission Statement    We are disciples of Jesus Christ reaching out through mission and warm welcoming fellowship to individuals of various communities of the Greene County area.

Vision StatementTo be the church of choice to the very rapidly growing population of the Greene County area; the active adult community.

Our Session Jan Brazier-Worship Elder; Cheri Moore-Fellowship Elder; James Graham-Member Care Elder; Johnnie Satterfield-Facilities Elder; Noble Usherwood-Finance, Education & Missions Elder; Brooke Hinds-Clerk