Posted by David Gross

“We Proclaim Jesus Christ and Promote
Communities of Joy, Hope, Love and Peace”

Mobile Congregation International Headquarters
672 Azalea Road 1001 W. Walnut
Mobile, AL 36609 Independence, MO 6405
251/661-8525 816/833-1000

Congregation Pastoral Team
Pastor: Wayne Gibson, 228/383-7888 (call or text),
Jerolyn McManus 251-455-5766
Joe Bracewell 251-344-6137
John Sebastian 251-661-7753

“Were You There?”
Palm Sunday
March 25, 2018

Prelude Elder Anne Rose
Gathering Hymn “Gather Us In” CCS 72
Invitation to Worship Sheila Steiner
Prayer for Peace Sean Phinney
Lighting of Peace Candle
*Hymn of Rejoicing “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name” CCS105
*Prayer of Invocation
*Song of Response “Alleluia” CCS 117
Dramatic Reading
Reader 1 Wesley McPhearson
Reader 2 Shiree Humphreys
Reader 3 Emily Applin
Disciples’ Generous Response Deacon Donnie Startz
Blessing & Receiving of Mission Tithes and Offerings

Sermon Elder Jerolyn McManus
Reading “Filled with Excitement” CCS 465 Johnette Miller
We Prepare to Enter
Holy Week
* Hymn “All Creatures of Our God and King” CCS 98
*Closing Blessing Evangelist Larry Steiner
Go in Peace
*Postlude Elder Anne Rose
* Denotes congregation is invited to stand when directed or to remain standing.
“CCS” Denotes “Community of Christ Sings,” the blue hymn book.
Deacon in Charge Mary Oaks

1. This Thursday, March 29th
6:00pm Maundy Thursday Service
Presider: Anne & Roger Rose

2. Next Sunday, April 1 Easter
10:30 – Noon Worship Service: “Alleluia! Jesus Lives”
Presider: Larry Steiner
Speaking: Wayne Gibson
Deacon in Charge: Rick Griffin
Accompanist: Sheila Steiner

1. There will be NO Sunday School next Sunday on Easter.
2. ATTENTION: The Easter Sunday service will begin at 10:30am. Please take note and help us spread the word to family and friends.

1. Pastor Wayne Gibson is available on Wednesday & Friday mornings 8:00am – 12:00pm at the church
2. We post videos of our Sunday 11:00 a.m. worship services at
3. We’re on Facebook—search for “Community of Christ Church Mobile.”
4. David Gross, Jr. can make you a very nice church logo name badge if you want. Ask him for one via email at
5. Joe Bracewell is available for hospital ministry. (344 – 6137)

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

Lisa MacKendrick (Jeri McManus’ niece, possible kidney stones)
Mara Charrie (friend of Jeri McManus who has breast cancer)
Albert McManus, Jr. (injured his foot)
Gail Peavy (broke her hip)
The family of Ed Fleming who passed away
Dave Clark ( Mulllaney Wilson’s brother)
The family of Louise Sebastian who passed March 1, 2018.
Patrick Kaufman and family (39-yr old friend of George Farnell, Melanoma stage 4)
Jim Applin
Gladys Williams
Albert McManus III (psoriatic arthritis)
The President of our country
Elizabeth Barbour (recovering from a stroke)
The law enforcement officers of our community
Travis Rester
Donna McCauley (Allen Memorial Home, Room 56)

NOTE: Prayer requests will remain on the prayer list for one month and will be deleted unless we are notified otherwise. Please call Debbie Lynn, 251-604-2890, to add or delete names. You can also email Debbie:

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