MWMC This Week – May 28, 2017

MWMC This Week – May 28, 2017

May 28, 2017

Ascension Sunday

Today Christians around the world celebrate Jesus’ ascension into heaven. The color white and ascending candles on our altar table remind that we too have the hope of life in heaven. May you discover the hope Jesus offers as we worship today.

Hymn Insert Due to copyright, the hymn “Hail the Day That Sees Him Rise” is not included in this email. Pick one up from an usher at church!

Call to Worship
“Lift Him Up”
Gospel Invocation
from Acts 1:6-14
Opening Hymn
“Hail the Day That Sees Him Rise” (see insert)
Songs of Praise
“Everlasting God” “Lord I Lift Your Name on High” “Jesus Christ is the Lord of All”
New Testament Reading
Revelation 14:14-20
Song of Response
“Revelation Song”
Announcements & Offertory Prayer
Time of Greeting
“Make Us One”
Old Testament Reading
Exodus 40:34-38
“LIFE: Guided”
Pastor Pryor
Time of Prayer
“Lead Me, Guide Me”
Sacrament of Holy Communion
“Communion is a sacrament of our redemption by Christ’s death and of our hope in his His victorious return, as well as a sign of the love that Christian have for each other. To those who receive it humbly, with a proper spirit and by faith, the Lord’s supper is made a means through which God communicates grace to the heart.” (from Article XVIII, the Articles of Faith)
Communion Hymn #567
“Here, O My Lord, I See Thee Face to Face”
Closing Song
“Keeper of My Heart”
Choral Benediction
“Everlasting God”

Due to the security of our missionaries, this week’s update can’t be posted online. Check out this week’s bulletin to read what is new!

Youth Bowling Today after worship our Youth will share lunch and an afternoon bowling. Speak with Lucas Robb to learn how you can participate. All students in Grades 7-12 are welcome to attend.

Time to Pray Are you in need of God’s intervention in your circumstances? Share your request or concern by writing it on an information card from the pew rack in front of you. Place it in the church prayer box on the Information Desk, or place it in the offering collection. Our intercessors are glad to remember each concern or praise shared. You are also welcome to join the group on Wednesday night at 7:15 pm.

First Friday Prayer Vigil Let us all pray for the several church plants across Ontario. A list of requests and praises can be picked up from the back Sanctuary table. Thank you for remembering these fledgling congregations!

The Annual Summer Bus Trip has been scheduled for Thursday, June 15th. Only a few spots are left on this charter bus tour. Advance ticket purchases end today – so don’t delay. Speak with Satie Pokhai, Beverley James, Pam Montoute or Stephen Rollins to get on board!

The Next Week at MWMC

Choir Rehearsal
Sun May 28

Youth Fellowship & Outing
Sun May 28

Aerobics Group
Mon May 29

Tai Chi for Beginners
Tue May 30

Ladies Evening Bible Study
Tue May 30

Time to Pray
Wed May 31

Ladies Morning Bible Study
Thr June 1

Reach Youth
Thr June 1

First Friday Prayer Vigil
Fri June 2

Christian Education Hour
Sun June 4

Pentecost Sunday Worship
Sun June 4

Vital Statistics

Attendance: 108
Offering Total: $5,352

About Milliken Church

Milliken Church is part of The Wesleyan Church; an evangelical, holiness group within the Methodist Christian family of denominations. To learn more, visit our website or speak with our pastor.

Mission Statement

Milliken Wesleyan Methodist Church is a welcoming community that values diversity. We strive to honour God, confessions Jesus is Lord, through various forms of praise and worship, thoughtful teachings, opportunities for spiritual growth, leadership development, compassionate outreach and service.

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