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February 24, 2019 Larry Steiner shares: "Love Your Enemies (and All Who Mistreat You)!

Posted by Community of Christ Church Mobile Alabama on Sunday, February 24, 2019

“We Proclaim Jesus Christ and Promote

Communities of Joy, Hope, Love and Peace”

Mobile Congregation                                                      International Headquarters

672 Azalea Road                                                             G1001 W. Walnut

Mobile, AL 36609                                                          Independence, MO 6405

251/661-8525                                                                  816/833-1000

www.cofchristmobile.com                                             www.cofchrist.org

Congregation Pastoral Team

Pastor: Wayne Gibson, 228/383-7888 (call or text), wayneg9946@gmail.com

Counselors:

… Jerolyn McManus                                                                               251-455-5766

    Joe Bracewell                                                                                         251-344-6137

“Love Your Enemies”

February 24, 2019

Prelude…………………………………………………………………………………. Elder Sheila Steiner

Welcome and Announcements

Gathering Hymn “Come Away from Rush and Hurry”…………………………………. CCS 83

Sacred Moment…………………………………………………………………. High Priest Tim Hogue

Call to Worship……………………………………………… Marina Gibson, Addison Humphreys

*Hymn of Response “Forgive Our Sins as We Forgive”…………………………….. CCS 215

*Invocation………………………………………………………………………… Elder Jennifer Fleming

Disciples’ Generous Response

Blessing & Receiving of Local and Worldwide Mission Tithes

Prayer for Peace

Hymn “Let Your Heart Be Broken” (stanzas 1 & 2 only)……………………………. CCS 353

Sermon…………………………………………………………………………… Evangelist Larry Steiner

“Love Your Enemies (and All Those Who Mistreat You!)

Meditative Piano Response……………………………………………………. Elder Sheila Steiner

*Hymn of Challenge “Sent Forth By God’s Blessings”………………………………. CCS 648

*Benediction……………………………………………………………………… High Priest Tim Hogue

*Postlude ……………………………………………………………………………… Elder Sheila Steiner

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*. 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………………………………………………………………………. Jeremy Wilson

WHAT’S COMING UP

  1. Next Sunday, March 3

9:30a.m…………………. Congregation prayer service

10:45 – 11:00a.m……. Announcements

11:00– Noon………….. Worship Service: “Experience the Mountaintop”

Presider:   John Sebastian

Speaking:    Joyce Young

Deacon in Charge:   Rick Griffin

Accompanist:    Anne Rose

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. A priesthood meeting will be held on Sunday, March 10 at 12:15pm.  All priesthood are urged to attend.
  2. Kenneth Micheal Sherman, Jr. & Kara Leigh Goodwin invite everyone to their wedding celebration on March 30th, 4:30pm at Bluff Springs Campground.
  3. We need the dates of all wedding anniversaries.  Please contact Pastor Wayne or Debbie Lynn via phone, text or email.
  4. Sunday School Classes:  Adults – Book of John study, Paul Jernigan teacher; Middle/High School – Tim Hogue, teacher; K to 5th grade – Ann Jernigan, teacher.
  5. Important Dates:

             Mar 10-15            Azalea Reunion      

             March 10              Daylight Savings Time begins

             Apr 14                  Palm Sunday

             Apr 21                  Easter Sunday

GENERAL INFORMATION

  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 cofchristmobile@gmail.com.
  5. Joe Bracewell is available for hospital ministry. (344 – 6137)

PRAYER LIST

“Bear one another’s burdens and so fulfill the

 law of Christ.”  Galatians 6:2

Family of Todd Burleson (passed away 2/19)

Rod Tillman (cancer)

Wayne Gibson (heart valve surgery)

Gilleree Rickard (Helen Carty and Peggy Clement’s sister very ill)

Jaquelyn Martin (knee surgery on Feb 28th)

Family of Arlene Chrun (passed away February 9)

Rick Griffin (neck surgery February 19)

Evan Decker (going through chemotherapy for cancer)

Esther Dockens

Audrey McCord

Zachery Cotton (21 year old friend of David Gross)

Erin & Jeff Broderick (Tim Hogue’s daughter and son-in-law, premature delivery of their baby )

Albert McManus III

Gladys Williams

Elizabeth Barbour

The President of our country

The law enforcement officers of our community

Sonny Blake – Gordon Oaks, Room 416   251-401-2161

Travis Rester

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:  deblynn42@att.net

Birthdays  February  18 – Mar 2

          Esther Dockens, George Farnell, Josh Meadows, Betty Rester,

          Marcia Vickrey, Emily Harmon, Ward Williams.

Anniversaries

          Betty & Travis Rester – 70th


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