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

August 5, 2018

Announcements Pastor Wayne Gibson
Prelude Ann Jernigan
Welcome and Call to Worship Bishop Stancil Wilson
*Opening Hymn “God of the Sparrow” CCS 138
*Invocation Paul Jernigan
*Sung Response “O Lord, Hear My Prayer” CCS 192
Pursue Peace on Earth
Lighting Peace Candle & Prayer for Peace Priest Verona Gazzier
Hymn of Peace “Let There Be Peace on Earth” CCS 307
Disciples’ Generous Response Priest Shannon Stringer
Blessing & Receiving of Local and Worldwide Mission Tithes
Hymn of Confession “As the Deer” CCS 148
Congregational Reading
Left Side: We stand before God who loves us and knows us to be sinful people.
Right Side: We confess our sins and assume responsibility for them.
All: Let us feast together as forgiven sinners in God’s grace.
Communion Challenge
Message Priest John Parker
Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper
Hymn of Preparation “Bread of the World” CCS 527
Blessing and Serving of the Bread Blessing and Serving of the Wine
Pastoral Prayer Evangelist George Farnell
*Closing Hymn “Take My Life and Let It Be” CCS 608
*Closing Prayer Bishop Stancil Wilson
Sending Forth
More fully embody your oneness and equality in Jesus Christ. Oneness and equality in Christ are realized through the waters of baptism, confirmed by the Holy Spirit, and sustained through the sacrament of Communion. Embrace the full meaning of these sacraments and be spiritually joined in Christ as never before. Doctrine and Covenants 165:3a
*Response Ann Jernigan
* 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 Donnie Startz

1. Next Sunday, August 12
9:30a.m. Everyone gather in Fellowship room for meet & greet and a devotion.
9:45 – 10:35a.m. Sunday school
10:45 – 11:00a.m. Announcements
11:00– Noon Worship Service: “The Bread of Life”
Presider: Sheila Steiner
Speaking: Wayne Gibson
Deacon in Charge: Rick Griffin
Accompanist: Ann Jernigan

1. The choir will start back on Sunday August 19th and 26th from 9:30 – 10:30am.

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

Carol Barlow
Natalie (Donnie Startz’ niece, in critical condition after a car accident)
Brent Hartzog (friend of Donnie Startz, lost a foot)
Dana Stowell (Charles Peavy’s niece)
Eddie Reeves (neighbor of Jerri McManus with liver issues)
Lib Barbour (recovering from a stroke)
Jim Applin
Gladys Williams
Albert McManus III (psoriatic arthritis)
The President of our country
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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