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Mt Zion United Methodist Church Catawissa, PA Pastor Chad Carter

Youth & Jr. Youth Group: Feb 27th, 5-7PM @ Kulp Next Breakfast: Feb 19th Trustees Meeting: Feb 3rd 7PM

“The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord is on his heavenly  throne. For the Lord is righteous, he loves justice; upright men  will see his face.”  

Wanted: Volunteers for visitation & hospitality teams. See Pastor Chad

Psalm 11:4,7 

Keep Your Empty Printer Cartridges The church is going to begin to collect used/empty printer cartridges. Staples gives a $2 credit for each cartridge. Any credits obtained from Staples will be used for buying the paper for the bulletins. There will be a basket in the Sunday School room to collect them. Announcing the NEW Jr. Youth Group For kids 3rd grade and up. We will meet monthly on the 4th Sun of every month at Kulp UMC from 5-7PM. Fun, fellowship and bible study. Please make sure your children are part of this important ministry. SOUPer Bowl Next Sunday, February 6th, we will be collecting canned goods for the Catawissa food bank. See Bulletin insert for details.

Bible in One Year MONDAY Jan 31: Gen 32; Mark 3; Esther 8; Romans 3 TUESDAY Feb 1: Gen 33; Mark 4; Esther 9&10; Romans 4 WEDNESDAY Feb 2: Gen 34; Mark 5; Job 1; Romans 5 THURSDAY Feb 3: Gen 35&36; Mark 6; Job 2; Romans 6 FRIDAY Feb 4: Gen 37; Mark 7; Job 3; Romans 7 SATURDAY Feb 5: Gen 38; Mark 8; Job 4; Romans 8 SUNDAY Feb 6: Gen 39; Mark 9; Job 5; Romans 9

January 30, 2011 “What Can the Righteous Do?”

Welcome to the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church! We are glad to have you worshipping with us this morning. If you are visiting with us, please fill out the visitor card and place it in the offering. We want to know who is worshipping with us, and who you are! Welcome and announcements Prelude (the gift of music helps us to prepare our hearts for worship)

Offering (We give our gifts to God) “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.—Matthew 6:19, 21 *Doxology ‘Praise God, from whom all blessings flow; praise Him, all creatures here below;

Lighting of the candles (the flame represents the presence of the Holy Spirit)

praise him above ye heavenly host; praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen.”

Call to Worship (from Psalm 11) Leader: The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord is on his heavenly throne. He observes the sons of men; his eyes examine them. Congregation: For the Lord is righteous, he loves justice; upright men will see his face.

*Hymn 140 “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” Benediction Postlude

*Opening Hymn 172 “My Jesus, I Love You” Music ministry of the choir

The Acolyte will take the light of Christ into the world

Affirmation of our Faith #881 The Apostle’s Creed

* please stand if it is comfortable for you to do so

Invitation to Prayer, Hymn 117 “Our God, Our Help In Ages Past”

Pianist Becky Schleider Pastor Chad Carter Email:

Pastoral Prayer, closed with the Lord’s Prayer in Unison

Office: (570) 356-7022 Children’s Message, the children are invited to the front of the sanctuary [The children are dismissed to children’s church in the basement] “What Can the Righteous Do?”

Psalm 11

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January 30, 2011 “What Can the Righteous Do?” “The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord is on his heavenly throne. For the Lord is righteous...