Second Sunday in Lent March 16, 2014
A warm welcome is extended to all who worship at Oak Grove this Sunday morning. If you are a visitor, please fill out a blue visitor’s card and place it in the offering plate. Please greet those around you in the spirit of Christian fellowship. Greeter
Watchword for the week: For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life. John 3:16
Kevin Mounce, Patrick Linville David Hooker, Gerry Peddycord
The hymns and liturgy are in the red hymnal located under the pew rack in front of you.
Hazel Beasley, Marion Clark & Hanna Smith
The Rev. Matthew W. Allen, Pastor
Welcome and Announcements
The flowers on the altar are to the glory of God and in memory of Charles Ray Dillon by Judy Dillon. *************************************** Prayer List: Ethel Idol, Faye Collins, Michelle Nagy, Willie Disher, Lisa Robertson, Helen Hammock, Helen Lewis, Jim Hull, Elizabeth Marshall, Sarah Ellis, Harold Lloyd, Margaret Hoerner, Lucy Gardner, Donna Comer, Marty Homstad, Sally Barneycastle, Mary Jo Hull, Marie Marshall, Phil Clark, Rachel Hooker, Beverly Disher, Steve Price, Tonya Stanley, Alvin Sell
Shut-ins: Gary Hester
Prelude *Hymn – Beneath the Cross of Jesus…………………………….….#102 *Liturgy – Lent…………………………………........…..……p. 49
The Presentation of Our Tithes and Offerings Prayer Anthem – God So Loved the World………….…Stainer/Arr. Peery *Response *Hymn – There Is a Fountain Filled With Blood……………...……..#111 The Reading of God’s Word Psalm 121 John 3:1-17 Genesis 12:1-4 Sermon
“Journey on By Stages”
Our Stewardship of Last Week Attendance – 88 Offering – $5,229.00 Day of Prayer service will be at Ardmore Moravian Church this Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. If you would like to go, see Pastor Allen. Lenten Supper and Service are this Wednesday beginning at 6:00. This year’s preaching theme is The Glory of Our Weakness. Easter lily orders will be accepted until March 30th. Order forms can be found in your email and on the hall table under the flower calendar. Easter Candy donations are needed for the Easter Egg Hunt. Please place bags of individually wrapped candy in the plastic bin on the Fellowship Hall stage.
*Hymn – Jesus, Still Lead On……………………………..…......#432
During Lent we are collecting canned foods for Bethabara’s Food Pantry. Bring your donations and put them on the Fellowship Hall stage.
*Benediction and Choral Amen
We extend our sympathy to Dana Wolfington and family in the death of her aunt, Ruby Boger and to Jeff Styers and family in the death of his uncle, Clete Bourne.
*Postlude *If you are able, please stand. Please silence cell phones and pagers before worship begins.
Winston-Salem Community Band will play at South Fork Community Center today at 3:00 featuring Irish music in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day.
Church Staff The Rev. Matthew W. Allen, Pastor Dwayne Stanley, Organist Robin Hancock, Choir Director Robert Clark, Band Director Angie Renigar, Secretary Board of Elders Faye Gardner Eric Linville David Hester Gerald Peddycord Tammy Lewis James Stevens
Board of Trustees Pam Ellis Arnold Reeves Judy Dillon Jeff Styers Gerry Peddycord Johnny Vanhoy
CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK OF March 16 â€“ March 23 Today, March 16 9:15 a.m. 9:45 a.m. 10:45 a.m.
Prayer Time Worship Sunday School
Tuesday, March 18 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 19 6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 7:45 p.m.
Lenten Supper Lenten Service Choir Practice
Sunday, March 23 9:15 a.m. 9:45 a.m. 10:45 a.m.
Prayer Time Worship Sunday School
Crisis Control Donation for March Laundry Detergent & Dishwashing Liquid