Sunday, October 29th, 2023
CALL TO WORSHIP
ONE: The Season of Stewardship inspires us in action, intentions, and heart.
ALL: Drags us out of the past to see the potential and possibilities present right now and in our future.
One: Distracts us from our pre-scripted plans with Divine dreams bound in fresh questions.
ALL: Declutters our imaginations so that over and over again we can begin anew.
One: Let us worship the One from whom Divine Imagination comes to birth new paradigms of life. Amen.
OPENING SONG “O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing” UMH 57
SPECIAL MUSIC 9:00 a.m. Jim Charlier, guitarist
MESSAGE Brandon Cauthon
DOXOLOGY UMH 94
CLOSING SONG “Amazing Grace” UMH 378
BENEDICTION (Call & Response)
ONE: Brick by Brick
ALL: We lay a foundation of Love.
ONE: Day by Day
ALL: We find our strength in the Communities to which we Belong.
ONE: Moment by Moment
ALL: We surrender to the Hope and Promise of what is to come.
ONE: Let us go in peace, to serve in peace. Amen.
HARVEST FESTIVAL AND TRICK-OR-TREAT STREET
TODAY from 2pm - 5pm ( Costume Contest at 3:30pm)
32nd Avenue Between Lowell and Perry
NOTE: This is an entirely outdoor event (regardless of weather), so please bundle up if you
plan to come out! The Church will give out pumpkins for a suggested $5 donation. Proceeds
from the pumpkins will go to the resettlement of the refugee family. Don’t plan to come out
in the freezing cold? You can get your pumpkin in the Fellowship Hall after worship!
FOOD FOR ALL
is Sunday, November 12th, at The Garage under the leadership of Brandon
Cauthon. Highlands UMC has committed to donating 250 pie crusts and 25 $20 grocery
store gift cards. Please drop off your donated items no later than Nov 12th at 12 pm.
You are invited to fill out the blue card in your pew. You can use these cards to help
communicate change of addresses or numbers, sign up for the email list and/or Prayer Chain
email, thoughts, concerns, prayer requests, or a private dialogue request with
Pastor Stephanie. Prayer requests will go out midweek on our Prayer Chain email list unless
marked confidential. We love to hear from you!
Monica Rabino is on Bereavement Leave until December 9th. Pastor
Stephanie has taken on her duties until she returns. Additionally, during the transition with
our bookkeeping services, please contact Pastor Stephanie at email@example.com
if you need assistance with your online donation or giving statements.