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ANNOUNCEMENTS & UPCOMING CHURCH CALENDAR Bible Study: October 20th, 7PM @ Kulp UMC Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner October 17th, 1PM Sunday Evening Worship, St. Paul’s Esther Furnace UMC Oct 17th 6PM Charge Conference; October 27th, 6:30 @ Mt. Zion UMC Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner TODAY This afternoon at 1PM in the basement, the ladies are providing us with a pork & sauerkraut lunch. Please bring a desert to share.

Kulp United Methodist Church Catawissa, PA Pastor Chad Carter

“Now the priests bearing the ark of the covenant of the  Lord stood firmly on dry ground in the midst of the Jor‐ dan, and all Israel was passing over on dry ground until  all the nation finished passing over the Jordan.”  Joshua 3:17 

Combined Worship with Catawissa Circuit TONIGHT We will have a special service of prayer and praise. The service will be led by Pastor Anna and Pastor Chad. It will begin at 6PM. Harvest Home We will be collecting non-perishable food items for Harvest Home today. Please bring them up and place them in the chancel area. The donations will go to the Catawissa Food Bank. Embrace Grace, Choose Holiness, Share Christ! Who did you invite to church this week? Our Goal: 80 people in worship this fall!

Bible in One Year MONDAY Oct 18: 1 Kings 21; 1 Thess 4; Dan 3 ; Psalm 107 TUESDAY Oct 19: 1 Kings 22; 1 Thess 5; Dan 4; Psalm 108&109 WEDNESDAY Oct 20: 2 Kings 1; 2 Thess 1; Dan 5; 110&111 THURSDAY Oct 21: 2 Kings 2; 2 Thess 2; Dan 6; Psalm 112&113 FRIDAY Oct 22: 2 Kings 3; 2 Thess 3; Dan 7; Psalm 114&115 SATURDAY Oct 23: 2 Kings 4; 1 Tim 1; Dan 8; Psalm 116 SUNDAY Oct 24: 2 Kings 5; 1 Tim 2; Dan 9; Psalm 117&118

October 17, 2010 Giant Steps

Welcome to the Kulp 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

The children are dismissed to children’s church to 3rd verse of “Jesus Loves Me” Jesus loves me. He who died, heaven’s gate to open wide; He will wash away my sin, let His little child come in. Yes, Jesus loves me, Yes, Jesus loves me, Yes Jesus loves me, The bible tells me so! Sermon

Prelude (the gift of music helps us to prepare our hearts for worship)

“Giant Steps”

Joshua 3

Offering (We give our gifts to God)

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

*Doxology ‘Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;

Call to Worship

praise Him, all creatures here below;

Leader: Oh how I love your law! It is my meditation all the day... I do not turn aside from your rules, for you have taught me.

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

Congregation: How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! (Psalm 119)

Hymn 419 “I Am Thine, O Lord” *Opening Hymn 657 “This is the Day” Benediction Old Testament Lesson

Jeremiah 31:27-34 Postlude

Lesson From the Psalms

Psalm 119:97-104 The Acolyte will take the light of Christ into the world

New Testament Lesson

Luke 18:1-8 * please stand if it is comfortable for you to do so

Invitation to Prayer, Hymn 494 “Kum Bay Ya” Pianist Janet Allis Pastoral Prayer, closed with the Lord’s Prayer in Unison

Pastor Chad Carter Email:

Children’s Message, the children are invited to the front of the sanctuary

Office: (570) 356-7022

Mt. Zion UMC Bulletin  

Bulletin for the week of 10/17