â€œ. . . the Dayspring from on high hath visited us, to give light to them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet unto the way of peace.â€? Luke 1:78-79 KJV
October 21, 2012
United Methodist Church
Dayspring United Methodist Church A Stephen Ministry Congregation Our Mission Statement:
To create disciples of Jesus Christ who touch and inspire people through an open and diverse community October 21, 2012
9:00 & 10:30 a.m.
*As a courtesy, please make certain your cell phone is off during worship. Thank you.
THE CHURCH GATHERS TO WORSHIP MUSIC FOR GATHERING
Rev. L. Michael Kelley at the Organ
DAYSPRING NOTES THE PRELUDE
Johann Sebastian Bach “Jesu meine Freude” BWV610 1685-1750
Jesus, my joy, pasture of my heart, Jesus, my adornment, ah how long, how long is my heart filled with anxiety and longing for you! Lamb of God, my bridegroom, apart from you on the earth there is nothing dearer to me.
THE CHORAL INTROIT 9:00 - “O for a Thousand Tongues” by M. McDonald/Kelley The Celebration Singers 10:30 - “To God All Praise and Glory!” by G. M. Martin/Kelley The Dayspring Chorale
*THE CALL TO WORSHIP Pastor: Teach us, O God, to be all you want us to be. People: Help us to serve you as you deserve. Pastor: Teach us to give and not to worry. People: Help us that we might live fully in your ways. Pastor: Teach us to work, and rest, and play. People: Help us to labor without asking for a reward. Pastor: Teach us to do your will. All: Teach us, lead us, help us to become the people you call us to be. *THE OPENING PRAYER *HYMN OF PRAISEHymnal #152 “I Sing the Almighty Power of God” THE ANTHEM 9:00 - “This Little Light of Mine” by Joel Raney The Genesis Choir and The Celebration Singers 10:30 - “Peaceful” by Teresa Jennings The Sunshine Singers A TIME FOR OUR CHILDREN (As children age 2 through 5th grade leave for Sunday School, please join in singing Hymn #143)
“On Eagle’s Wings” And God will raise you up on eagle’s wings, bear you on the breath of dawn, make you to shine like the sun and hold you in the palm of God’s hand. A TIME OF SILENCE (for personal prayer) CHORAL CALL TO PRAYER 9:00 - “Come, Come Unto Me” by K. Dosso 10:30 - “Hear My Prayer” by M. Hogan
THE COMMUNITY AT PRAYER THE LORD’S PRAYER
THE OLD TESTAMENT READING
Job 38:1-7, 34-41
THE PRESENTATION OF OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS THE OFFERTORY 9:00 “Fairest Lord Jesus” arr. by Bruce Greer Mary Sievert, Piano Michael Kelley, Organ 10:30 - “The Eyes of All” by Jean Berger The Dayspring Chorale *THE DOXOLOGY Hymnal #94 Praise God, from whom all blessings flow; Praise God, all creatures here below; Alleluia! Alleluia! Praise God, the source of all our gifts! Praise Jesus Christ, whose power uplifts! Praise the Spirit, Holy Spirit! Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! *THE PRAYER OF DEDICATION *THE HYMN OF PREPARATION Hymnal #581 “Lord, Whose Love Through Humble Service” THE GOSPEL READING THE SERMON
Mark 10:35-45 Rev. George Smoot
“Serving or Served?”
*THE CLOSING HYMN “Sent Forth by God’s Blessing”
*THE BENEDICTION *THE BENEDICTION RESPONSE Arr. L. M. Kelley “In Christ There Is No East or West” In Christ there is no east or west, in him no south or north; but one great fellowship of love throughout the whole wide earth. *PASSING OF THE PEACE Pastor: Let us greet one another as sisters and brothers in the ministry of Jesus Christ. May the grace of our Lord and Savior be with you. People: And also with you! (Please turn and greet one another as disciples of Jesus Christ!) *THE POSTLUDE “Fugue in G minor” (the little) PATIO FELLOWSHIP Please Join Us for Refreshments on the Patio *Those in the congregation who are able shall stand
Assisting in the Service This Morning: Carol Coleman
Pianist This Morning: Mary Sievert
J. S. Bach BWV578
To You, Our First Time Guest: We’re delighted you’re here! Please stand when the pastor asks for first time guests, so we can recognize you. We also invite you to stop by the Welcome Table near the church entrance and pick up a packet with information about our church. Welcome to Dayspring! The Acolytes This Morning: 9:00 - Josie Gomez 10:30 - Preston Smith THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR THIS MORNING are given by The Van Vleet Family, in honor of Cindy Van Vleet’s birthday. THE FOOD BASKET ON THE ALTAR THIS MORNING is given by The Mayson Family, in celebration of Thiery’s 9 th birthday, and Princess’ 8th birthday. NEW PARENTS - Dayspring has a tradition of placing a rose on the altar to announce a new baby in our church family. Be sure to let the church office know when your child is born and we will honor him/her with a rose. LARGE PRINT BULLETINS AND HYMNALS are available each week. Please ask an usher if you prefer large print. Also, please return large print hymnals to the narthex following worship. HEARING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE - This sanctuary is equipped with a hearing system. Please ask an usher for a receiver. CHILDREN'S WORSHIP GUIDES are available in the narthex. Ask an usher if you need assistance. Please return the folders to the “USED” box following the service. PRAYER REQUEST CARDS are located in the pew box. If you have a need or celebration, fill out the card and place it in the offering plate. IF YOU, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW is a victim of domestic violence, please know there is information and support available through Dayspring. There are packets of information in the narthex, or for assistance, please call Rev. Jane Tews at (480) 838-1446. Our Stephen Ministers are ready to provide you with the confidential one-to-one Christian care you need to make it through a crisis or help through a difficult time. Call Sally Butler, (602) 524-2109; Elizabeth Winkler, (480) 456-6573; or Liz Alden, (480) 497-0929 if you need someone to care.
As Members of The United Methodist Church, we have pledged to support our Church with our prayers, presence, gifts, service and witness. PRAYERS Jerry Smith and Maxine Louder and Family, following the sudden unexpected death of Michael Keller, nephew of Jerry and grandson of Maxine, on Oct. 13 in Texas Tammy Jelen, healing following surgery on Oct. 18 Leon Zwijacz, uncle of Cheri Zwijacz, who is under hospice care Myra Pritchard, mother-in-law of Cheri Zwijacz, healing following a broken hip and massive heart attack Bev Haubrock, healing following surgery for a broken hip in Washington D.C. Joyce Gullixson, long-time friend of Marilyn Bunte, who is suffering with kidney cancer Rich Lundy, friend of Marilyn Bunte, who is suffering with bladder cancer Shirley Sprouse, friend of Marilyn Bunte, in need of prayers Russell Williams and Family, following the death of Russellâ€™s 95 yearold grandfather, Leigh Williams, in Wisconsin Those who adopt and foster children, for comfort and strength as the children return to their parents in not always stable homes Jelane Wilsen-Walsh, healing following surgery on Oct. 12 Ongoing Health Concerns George Elley, Karalyn Kroeger, Les Mesbergen, Polly Smith, Teresa Webb, Pam Narcy and Joan Venturini All military personnel and their families, especially those who are actively serving our country during this time of war. *REMEMBER all those, known and unknown to us, who are in special need of prayer. PRESENCE Attendance for Oct. 14, 2012 452
GIFTS Offering received Oct. 14, 2012 $11,009
Greeters This Morning: 9:00 - Ken, Ann and Ron Masters 10:30 - Peggy & Charlie Ferrell
ANNOUNCEMENTS BE A PART OF THIS MINISTRY We invite you to explore the Dayspring family by attending our next NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION class. To register for the class, or for more information, please contact Carol Coleman at email@example.com or (480) 838-1446. Pew Upholstering We have kicked-off the fund-raising effort to allow us to re-upholster the pews this fall. We’ll announce our progress weekly toward our goal of raising $40,000. Thank you all for your generous gifts! Pew Upholstering Funds Goal: $40,000 As of 10/2/12: $33,640 Remaining: $ 6,360
Fall Ministry Fair Mark your calendar for Sunday, November 11, and plan to attend this All-Church Event. It will be open in the morning from 10:00 a.m. to Noon in Fellowship Hall. We hope you will take this opportunity to learn more about all the ministries at Dayspring! Don’t Miss Dayspring Youth Ministries’ PIE SALE! We are selling 4 kinds of pie, each just $10: Pumpkin, Apple, Pecan, and Derby (made with walnuts and chocolate chips). We’re also selling Lemon Squares and Pumpkin Bread for $8. Place your order with us on the patio by Nov. 11. Youths will bake all the goodies fresh for you, with the help of some of our church’s finest bakers. You can pick up your desserts just in time for Thanksgiving - after worship service on Sunday, Nov. 18. All proceeds from this fundraiser go to the youths’ summer mission projects. Thank you! Playgroup - The Dayspring Playgroup is meeting Oct. 31 at 9:30 a.m. in the Doves Room for Halloween crafts and dressing up in costumes! We will have some special Halloween fun! The playgroup is mainly made up of children 18 months thru 3 and we’d love to have some new faces join us! Please contact Andrea Farley or Nancy Hartgrove (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions. The Explorer’s Class continues is series on “The Atonement” today with the “Moral Atonement Theory.” Next Sunday the class will an opportunity to discuss their own views of this important theological idea. What is the importance of Jesus’ death and resurrection to your being
“At One” with God? The class meets at 9:00 a.m. in the Adult Room. Tom Griffith is leading this series. Coffee is served. The Adult Contemporary Issues Class is studying and discussing “Mythology, Religion and the Judeo-Christian Tradition.” We are exploring mythology as “literature of the Spirit, a study of the inner life” and examining the function of Judeo-Christian symbols as keys to our spiritual understanding. Class meets at 10:30 a.m. in the Adult Room. Singles at Dayspring - Singles, Etc. Lunches - Each Sunday after the second service, those who want to go out for lunch as a group meet at the restaurant listed below. If you attend first service, please join us! We gather around noon under the name “Dayspring”. October 21 Iguana Mack’s - SE corner of Knox and Alma School. DONUTS!! Got your attention? Come and get the facts about local school funding needs and solutions and enjoy some bakery treats with your coffee on the patio! Information on education funding ballot initiatives is available on the patio today. Hosted by the Church & Society Committee. Food Drive Next Sunday! Bring any non-perishable food. Always needed: canned meats and meals; peanut butter and jelly; canned vegetables; dry rice and beans; cereal; and dry milk. Thanks so much! Domestic Violence Shelter Donations - Next Sunday, please bring items from the following list: Shampoos/conditioners; brush & comb sets; toothbrushes/toothpaste; body lotion; deodorant; diapers (asst. sizes); bath towels/wash cloths; single & double sheet sets (new or cleaned); pillows (new); sanitary pads/tampons; alarm clocks; lamps; floor fans; Windex; gallon jugs of water; and gift cards to Target or Walmart. Thanks! Dayspring Golf Outing - The Annual Dayspring Golf Outing sponsored by UMM will be Saturday, Nov. 10th, beginning at 8:00 a.m. at Ahwatukee Country Club (48th St. and Warner). All Dayspring members and guests are invited (men and women). It’s a 4 person scramble with prizes for best and nos so spectacular efforts. Cost of $50 per person includes greens fees, cart, balls and lunch. Sign up on the patio or email Jim Baker at JamesHBaker@cox.net. Opera Revolution presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s one-act opera, “The Medium,” on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. General admission is $15; $10 for students, seniors and Dayspring members. Due to frightening themes, “The Medium” may not be suitable for children under 12.
Dad N’ Me Retreat - Mingus Mountain UM Camp will host their 4 th annual Dad-N’-Me Camp, Oct. 26-28, 2012. The camp will be filled with all kinds of fun activities for dads and elementary school children to share. Granddads and kids are welcome too! The camp is for dads and kids of both genders between 4 and 10 years old. It begins on Friday night after dinner and ends on Sunday after lunch. Cost: $125 for dad & 1 child, $150 for dad and 2 children. Register at DSW Camping Office 800-229-8622, ext. 215. Koinonikos Schedule - The next deadline date for the newsletter is November 15 and will include events in the month of December.
Dayspring’s 28th Annual Holiday Boutique November 1 - 3, 2012 Thursday, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come shop, eat and enjoy! This year’s boutique offers over 80 vendors with items to meet your every need from home decor and specialty clothing items to gourmet foods and personalized gifts. There is something for every shopper! Better yet, come join the National Bone Marrow Registry with “Be the Match” www.bethematch.com. What an amazing event! You can do all of your holiday shopping and possibly save a life too!
OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOU THIS WEEK AT DAYSPRING SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21 9:00 AM - Worship - Children’s Sunday School - Explorer’s Class, Adult Room 10:15 AM - Jr. High Formation, Room 110 - Sr. High Formation, Room 111 10:30 AM - Worship - Children’s Sunday School - Contemporary Issues, Adult Room 11:30 AM - Open Table, Rooms 201, 202 11:45 AM - Sr. High Discipleship Group, Room 111 2:00 PM - Connections, Adult Room 4:00 PM - Alcoholics Anonymous, Media Center - AA Teen Meeting, Room 110 5:10 PM - Al-Anon, Media Center - AA Teen Meeting, Room 110 6:00 PM - UMYF, Fellowship Hall MONDAY, OCTOBER 22 10:00 AM - Monday Morning Moms & Dads, Room 111 7:00 PM - BSA Troop 172, Fellowship Hall TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23 8:45 AM - Yoga, Media Center 12:00 PM - Brown Bag Lunch, Room 112 6:00 PM - Dayspring Chimers, Choir Room - Yoga, Media Center 7:00 PM - DayStar, Choir Room WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24 10:00 AM - Disciple I Class, Room 112 11:00 AM - Prayer Shawl Ministry, Room 112 5:45 PM - Esperanza Choir, Choir Room - Sprouts, Room 201 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24 (con’t)
6:00 PM - Cherub Choir, Adult Room - Sunshine Singers, Media Center 6:30 PM - Celebration Singers, Choir Room 6:45 PM - Genesis Choir, Media Center 7:30 PM - Dayspring Chorale, Choir Room THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25 9:00 AM - Bible Study with Pastor George, Adult Room 7:00 PM - SPRC, Room 112 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28 9:00 AM - Worship - Children’s Sunday School - Explorer’s Class, Adult Room 10:15 AM - Jr. High Formation, Room 110 - Sr. High Formation, Room 111 10:30 AM - Worship - Children’s Sunday School - Contemporary Issues, Adult Room 11:30 AM - Communications Team, Room 112 12:00 PM - Sr. High Fellowship Group, Room 111 4:00 PM - Alcoholics Anonymous, Media Center - AA Teen Meeting, Room 110 5:10 PM - Al-Anon, Media Center - AA Teen Meeting, Room 110 6:00 PM - Jr. High Discipleship Group, Rooms 110, 111
. . . the Dayspring from on high hath visited us, to give light to them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet unto the way of peace. Luke 1:78-79 KJV
The ministers of this church are its members. Those who assist them are: Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata Rev. Robert Burns, District Superintendent Rev. Dr. Jane A. Tews, Senior Pastor Rev. George Smoot, Associate Pastor Rev. L. Michael Kelley, Minister of Music Carol Coleman, Minister of Spiritual Formation Jill Moyer, Church Secretary Kris Kroeger, Program Secretary Susie Seckel, Financial Secretary Mary Sievert, Music Associate Julie Hackmann, Director of Bell Choirs JulieAnne Weissberg, Director of Children's Music Jackie Miller, Director of Cherub Choir Carrie Mook, Youth Ministries Coordinator Becky Sindlinger, Children’s Coordinator Linda Falk, Preschool Director Marilyn Bunte, Nursery Coordinator. Ron Venturini, Facilities Maintenance Frankie Vasquez, Custodian
Dayspring United Methodist Church is a welcoming congregation. We welcome all people, regardless of age, sex, race, color, ethnicity, sexual orientation, economic status, or ability into the full life of this congregation. •
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