“Making Disciples for Jesus Christ”

September 10, 2017

Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost



Welcome to all our visitors! Please fill out the Registration pad and pass it to your neighbor.  If you would like to use an assisted listening device, or a large print hymnal or Bible, please notify the ushers. 

PRELUDE & LIGHTING OF CANDLES         Ronda Robinson

INTROIT                  “Let It Breathe on Me”                   UMH 503

OPENING PRAYER                                                                                                                           

*HYMN              “Stand Up, Stand Up For Jesus”             UMH 51


FIRST LESSON                             John 15:12-13; Hebrews 13:16

    May God add his blessings to the reading of His holy Word.      


PSALM 146                                                                      UMH 858

OUR BOYS AND GIRLS                                         Debby Garber

Children under 5 are invited to go to the nursery; older children to Sunday School.

SPECIAL MUSIC    “Kum Ba Yah” (Come By Here)   UMH 494


SECOND LESSON                                        Proverbs 3:27; 19:17

      May God add his blessings to the reading of His holy Word.      


GOSPEL LESSON                                                1 Kings 17:8-16

      The word of God for the people of God. Thanks be to God.    


SERMON                                            Rev. Dr. K. “Rob” Robinson

“Emptiness is God’s Opportunity”

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE                               Temple Heggie

THE LORD’S PRAYER                                                 UMH 895

       Our Father, who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.

       Thy Kingdom come, thy will be done,

       on earth as it is in heaven.

       Give us this day our daily bread,

       And forgive us our trespasses,

       as we forgive those who trespass against us.

       And lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil,

       For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory,

       forever. Amen.

OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS                                 


       Praise God from whom all blessings flow.  Praise Him all

       creatures here below.  Praise Him above ye heavenly hosts.

       Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.  Amen         

*HYMN          “Leaning on the Everlasting Arms”          UMH 133      





Aaron Kohlhafer

Heidi Sossebee

Luanne Mason

Angel (Kathy’s dau)

Ida Mae Beasley

Sadler Family

Barb Getchell

Lew Gregory

Shirley Vail

Betty Blalock

Janice Kennedy

Linda Sanborn

Betty Smith

Joe Little

Tammy Glave

Cassidy Hartsells

Jimmy Eisel

Debbie Shelton

Cheryl Hansell

Joe Camacho

Travis Thomas

Dooley Family

John Harness

Stephanie M. Worley

Edith Winkelmann

Lou Batzler

White Family

Eli Clark

Mercy Eubank

Jason Hatchcock

Ellen Wallace

Merinda DeHart

Wendy Lewis Family

Howard Wamsley

Samantha Allen

Steve Basnight, Sr.

Ian MacFee

Trey Futrell

Michael Hobbs

Kathleen Halla

Stephanie Beasley

Robert Laitinen

Kathy Ripley

Patty Simpson

Bill Pate

Scott Scherrer

Mary Outland

Temple Heggie

Evelyn Ireland

Stephanie Beasley

MaryAnn Johnson

Please keep Bill Sport updated on their status by phone (703)966-7099 or e-mail at



Our presence here is our offering to God so that God might be

glorified. We had 69 persons at worship last Sunday.


Last Sunday we were blessed to be able to offer $3,600.00 to the

General Fund and $500 to UMCOR for Hurricane Harvey relief. The weekly budget is $3,100.00.  We pray that God will bless & sanctify our gifts to do God’s work.


These opportunities to serve as the Body of Christ are available:

Today - 9:30 am –Worship

                 - 7:30 pm – Narcotics Anonymous

     Monday – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – OBX Quilt Guild

     Tuesday– 9:00 am Prayer Group

                     -7:30 pm – Narcotics Anonymous

     Wednesday 6:00 p.m. - Pastoral Care Partners  

                         7:00 p.m. - Admin Council

     Thursday– 10-12 a.m. - Colington Crafters

                         6:00 p.m. - Choir Practice   




NEXT SUNDAY’S SERMON                    Rev. Teresa Holloway       

     “Looking for God in the Dark”      

Flowers today are given by the Colington Church Family in honor of Pastor Rob and his wife, Ronda, in thanks and appreciation for their services during the absence of Pastor Teresa.  Rob, for his excellent sermons and Ronda for her continued commitment in providing our beautiful music each Sunday. 

Please sign up on the Flower Chart in the Fellowship Hall if you

would like to dedicate flowers in honor or memory of a loved one or special occasion.


Tom Heggie/Patty Simpson


 Pam Thomas


Maggie Fazenbaker

Please sign up on the calendar in the Fellowship Hall.

HURRICANE HARVEY:  If you would like to support the United Methodist Relief efforts, just make a check out to Colington UMC--earmarked UMCOR and place it in the offering plate over the next several Sundays AND 100% of what you send will be used for the Relief and Recovery plans. 

Please be in prayer for the relief from the devastation from Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma and continue to remember our family members who are grieving and may find the future frightening. There is no time limit on the effects of grief and loss.  


Colington United Methodist Church - 252-441-2661;

252-441-5595 (office); 252-256-0124 (cell)

Choir Director: Ronda Robinson



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