“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 64050
Congregation Pastoral Team
Pastors: Wayne Gibson, 228/383-7888 (call or text), firstname.lastname@example.org and
Sheila Steiner, 251/423-7470(cell), email@example.com
Jerolyn McManus 251-455-5766
David Gross, Jr. 251-377-6728
“What Does the Lord Require?”
February 2, 2020
Announcements Pastor Wayne Gibson
Prelude Ann Jernigan
Welcome and Call to Worship Elder Joe Bracewell
Leader: Listen to the good news:
People: God’s blessing is with us
Leader: regardless of what is going on in our lives.
People: Rejoice and be glad.
Leader: Listen to what the Lord says:
People: Do justice.
Walk humbly with God.
*Hymn of Gathering “O Lord, Grace Our Communion” CCS 80
*Prayer of Invocation Elder Joe Bracewell
*Response Ann Jernigan
Prayer for Peace and Repentance Priest Verona Gazzier
Disciples Generous Response Zack Meadows
Blessing and Receiving Local and World Wide Mission Tithes
Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper
Communion Message Elder John Sebastian
Hymn of Preparation “Let Us Break Bread Together” CCS 521
Blessing and Serving of the Bread and Wine Priests
*Closing Hymn “Make Us, O God, A Church that Shares” CCS 657
*Closing Prayer Priest Joyce Young
WHAT’S COMING UP
1 Next Sunday, February 9
9:30a.m. Everyone gather in Fellowship room for meet & greet and a devotion.
9:45 – 10:30am Sunday School
10:45 – 11:00a.m. Announcements
11:00a.m. Worship Service: “Shine Light on Injustice”
Presider: Youth Ministries Day
Speaking: Scout Sunday
Deacon in Charge: Worship Team
2 This Saturday, February 8
5p.m. Valentine “Mystery Dinner”
1. There will be a Valentine’s “Mystery Dinner” THIS SATURDAY, Feb. 8 at 5:00pm in our fellowship room. Surprise entertainment and lots of fun. Make your plans now to come join us.
2. “INVITE PEOPLE TO CHRIST!” FOCUS
A major focus of our congregation in 2020 is the “First Mission Initiative” – “Invite People to Christ!” – with Evangelist Larry Steiner leading.
Everyone is invited to join in this critical commitment. As Larry said in his message:
“Let us join together – in humility and unity – to discover how God is calling us to “Invite People to Christ!” in our congregation in our new world. LET’S TRY!!!” Information will be coming soon.
3. Men’s Retreat at Bluff Springs Campground will be Feb 28-Mar 1. Cost is $90 for men 18+ years and $30 ages 13-17. See Pastor Wayne for registration form. Questions email firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Senior Pictures are available. See Pastor Wayne.
5. The Seniors will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10am. The next meeting will be February 12th.
6. The Women’s group will meet on Wednesday, February 19 at 10:00am at the church.
7. New address for Frances and Jim Bowers:
2291 Vicksburg Lane Foley, AL 36535
8. Sunday School Classes: Adults – Book of Romans study, Paul Jernigan teacher; Middle/High School – Tim Hogue, teacher; K to 5th grade – Ann Jernigan, teacher.
9. Important Dates:
Feb 8 Valentine Banquet Feb 28-Mar 1 Men’s Retreat BSC
Feb 12 Senior Meeting Mar 8 Daylight Savings Time Begins
Feb 19 Women’s Meeting Mar 15-20 Azalea Reunion
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 www.cofchristmobile.com.
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 email@example.com.
5. Joe Bracewell is available for hospital ministry. (344 – 6137)
“Bear one another’s burdens and so fulfill the law of Christ.”
Justin McQueen (Escatawpa)
Don Booker (Jeri McManus’ cousin)
Gloria Anderson (John Day’s sister)
Kelly McNeil (daughter of classmate of Gail Peavy)
Jan Hartman (friend of Sonny & Jean Goff)
Edgar Startz (Donnie Startz father)
Cameron Wilkenshoff (John Parker’s great nephew)
Albert McManus III
Esther Dockens, Gulf Coast Rehab Rm 123, Grelot Road
The President of our country
The law enforcement officers of our community
Jack and Marsha Vickrey
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Birthdays Feb 2 – Feb 8
Ken Pruna (today)
Address for LeMoyne Scott:
Mobile Nursing & Rehab Center
7020 Burns Dr Room 316
Mobile, AL 36695
OUTREACH COMMITTEE: Larry Steiner, Peggy Clements, Rick Griffin and Kathy Williams. Please contact these members with suggestions on outreach possibilities.