Posted by David Gross

“We Proclaim Jesus Christ and Promote
Communities of Joy, Hope, Love and Peace”
672 Azalea Road
Mobile, AL 36609

Pastor Wayne Gibson – 228/383-7888
Pastorate Tim Lynn – 661-8975
Jerolyn McManus – 342-4974
John Parker – 391-8553
“Commanded to Love”
October 26, 2014
11:00 A.M.

Prelude: Gail Peavy
Presider’s Moments High Priest R. G. Barbour
Call to Worship: l John 4:9-12

Gathering Hymns:
“As the Deer” CCS 148
“All Things Bright and Beautiful” CCS 135

Hymn of Praise CCS 99
“Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee”

Invitation Prayer Michele Griffin
Hymn of Adoration CCS 143
“Morning Has Broken”
Prayer for Peace Elder Alice Franklin

Disciples’ Generous Response CFO Priest John Parker
Receiving of Offerings Ushers

Minister’s Remarks Elder John Sebastian

Litany of Confession
Leader: We are commanded to love you, oh God, with all of our
People: We confess that our love is less than complete.
Leader: We are commanded to love you, oh God, with all of our
People: We confess that we long to have our own way.
Leader: We are commanded to love you, oh God, with all of our
People: We confess that our thoughts often wander
from your will.
Leader: We are commanded to love our neighbors as ourselves.
People: We confess preference for putting ourselves
Leader: God have mercy upon us as we make our confession.
People: Forgive our stubborn wills and help us mirror
the Christ.

* Hymn of Celebration and Commitment CCS 367
“Jesu, Jesu, Fill Us witih Your Love”

*Sending Forth Teacher JoAnn Meadows

*Postlude Gail Peavy


9:45 A.M. – Sunday School Classes
Adults – Tim Hogue – Teacher
The Book of Mormon’s Witness to Its First Readers

11:00 A.M – Worship Service – John Sebastian
Deacon in Charge –Rick Griffin


9:30 A.M. – Congregational Prayer Service in the Ladies’ Parlor

11:00 A.M. – Communion Service – Jennifer Fleming
Deacon in Charge – Mary Oaks


The Pastor will be available at the church on Tuesday and Friday mornings, 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon.

Book of Mormon classes are being held on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 6:30 P.M. at the home of George and Jean Goff . Everyone is welcome!

PEACE COLLOQUY – Next Sunday, November 2 at 4:00 P.M.
The recipient is Kerry Keller who was was president of Cottage Hill Little League for twenty-two years!
We have one week to get ready. We are expecting a large attendance.
We want you to attend – we need you to help.
The Peace Award will be a great challenge – but a greater opportunity to witness and “share the Peace of Christ” with our community.

We are now posting videos of our Sunday services at: Please share this link with everyone! Invite them to worship with us. Also, check out our Facebook page and like us. Search for “Community of Christ Church Mobile”.

Anyone who needs a Church name badge, send email to, or let David Gross, Jr. know.

Elder Joe Bracewell is available for hospital ministry for anyone as needed. Call him at 251-344-6l37


Oct. 26-Nov. 1 – George Farnell, Shannon and Joseph Stringer
Nov. 2-8 – Jean and George Goff, Edward and Jennifer Fleming
Nov. 9-15 – Jack Vickrey, Al McManus, John Sebastian, Stanley Barlow
Nov. 16-22 – John Parker, Cliff and Joyce Young, Mary Cleveland


October 26 – Election All Congregation Officers – 2:00 P.M.
October 29 – Family Night – 6:00 P.M. – Question and Answer
Session about church restoration. Bring your
November 1 – Clean-up Day – 8:00 A.M.
November 2 – Peace Colloquy – 4:00 P.M.
November 9 – Evangelist Service – 11:00 A.M.
November 23 – Thanksgiving Dinner
December 18 – Pride of Mobile Concert – 7:00 P.M.

“Bear one another’s burdens and so fulfill the
law of Christ.” Galatians 6:2

Jim and Frances Bowers
Hulda Ann Steele
Eric Pullen
Bruce Davidson (friend from Food Pantry – cancer)
Shan Stowell (liver transplant)
Casey Gibson (donor)
Mike Parker
Craig Thielke ( cousin of John Parker)
Travis Rester
Albert McManus, III
Robert Goff – Sonny Goff’s brother
Lloyd Parker (Gordon Oaks)
Tommy Sutton
Cliff Decker (father of Brenda Salzman) in rehabilitation center
Everline Beaulieu Griffin (Mother of Rick Griffin) Cancer
Dolly Ladnier
Donna McCauley (Cogburn West Nursing Home- Room 121B)
Barbara Horton (neighbor of the Goff’s) – cancer
Arlene Dockens Chrun
LaNelle Wilson
Jan Joseph (Breast Cancer)
Family of Stanley Williams (Co-worker of Tim Lynn & David Gross)

NOTE: Prayer requests will remain on the prayer list for one month and
then be deleted unless we are notified otherwise. Please call the church office, 661-8525, to add or delete names.

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