MAY 6, 2018 Welcome to Lincoln! We are glad you chose to worship with us today! Call to Worship - 9:00 am - Al Van Selow Today’s Worship Music Selections 9:00 am 10:45 am Lord Reign In Me The Lion And The Lamb To God Be The Glory Reckless Love Love Lifted Me Waiting Here For You The Love of God The Love of God Prayer of Praise / Apostle’s Creed / Pass the Peace - Rachel Kudla Announcements Offering Intro - Jon Hathorn Offertory Morning Prayer/Lord’s Prayer 9:00 am: Jon Hathorn 10:45 am: Ken Stoub Communion – 9:00am: Fred Jantz, with Merrilee Chapman, Elder assisting 10:45am: Fred Jantz (K-6th grade dismissed to Sunday School) Sermon
“Let’s Give Some Love” John 13:34,35 Pastor Fred Jantz
WE ALWAYS NEED LOVE A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another. Jn. 13:34 Love is described in I Cor. 13. Love is a supernatural gift of the SPIRIT. Gal. 5:18 - 24 The Bible gives us examples of LOVE: 1. Willing to be 'rejected' for sake of those whom you love. Ex. 32:32, Rom. 9:3 2. Two friends whose souls were knit together. I Sam. 18:1-3 3. Jesus loves His friends. Jn. 11:35, 36 4. Parable of a runaway son. Lk. 15:11-24 5. Jesus loves Peter in spite of. Jn. 21:15-19 6. Sinful people are loved as they are. Rom. 5:8 7. Partnering in the Gospel. Phil 1:1-11 Giving and Getting Love. Take some small steps to become what you need to be. 1.___________________________________________________________ 2.___________________________________________________________ Questions/Comments: [email protected]
Next Sunday “Fruit in the Middle of the Mess” Galatians 5:22-23 Pastor Bob Mitchell Sunday Schedule: Worship Services - 9:00 am & 10:45 am Children's Sunday School & Nursery during both services Adult Sunday School - 7:25 am & 10:20 am Youth Sunday School - 10:45 am Senior High School Group - 6:00 pm Wednesdays: Junior High Group at 5:45 pm Awana Club-Pre-school through 6th grade at 6:00 pm Bible Study at 6:00 pm Thursdays @ 6:30 pm: Martin Luther Study Marriage 911 (continues through April 5) Saturdays @ noon: Mainspring Young Adult Group Call the office, 477-2783, for information on the many LIFE groups meeting during the week.
Upcoming Events Window Washing - May 12 Mother’s Day - May 13 Congregational Meeting & Vote - May 20
Classes on Sunday 7:25 am – "The Son of David - Seeing Jesus in the Historical Books" A video series by Nancy Guthrie, will be the topic of discussion through April. All adults are welcome, light breakfast served. Leaders are Carol Bedell and Patrice Verhines, in the Fireside Room. 9:00 & 10:45 am – KidZone Children, 1st through 6th grades - dismissed after the Offertory. Nursery care is provided for children ages 0-2. Preschool Class – Children, ages 2-6. 10:20 am - “1 Samuel” Led by Pastor Al Van Selow, in the Fireside Room. 10:30 am - “Whisper” with Mark Batterson, Led by Lise Karnes in the Office. Youth Sunday School (6-10th grades) Meets in the Youth Room during 2nd service, after being dismissed after the Offertory, except on Communion Sundays. Wednesday 6:00 pm - A Book by Book Journey Through the Bible Led by Ed Miller in the Fireside Room.
Announcements Attention Students!!! We will be accepting Letters of Request for Scholarships through June 1st from any LPC member seeking a college or vocational education. Applicants should have regular attendance at Lincoln or at a church in their college area. Each applicant should submit a Letter of Request that includes the name of the school, the history of their involvement at LPC or the church they attend at school, current phone number, address and a current email address. Please mail your request to Lincoln Presbyterian Church, 900 Douglas Rd, Stockton, CA 95207 ATTN: Carol Sharpe. We appreciate the generous donations from our congregation to the Deacon’s Fund which make this service possible.
Youth Mexico Missions Trip: Support the Youth through allowing them to wash your windows on May 12. Sign up in the foyer. Congregation Meeting on May 20th: On April 17, 2018, Session voted unanimously to approve securing financing for the building project pending congregation approval. A congregational meeting has been called on Sunday, May 20, 2018 after the second service (approximately 11:45am) for securing financing up to $1.6 million. See complete details at the Welcome Desk in the foyer or in our May Newsletter online at: lincolnpres.org/newsletter. Sunday Security: If you are willing to patrol the church parking lot & grounds during Sunday morning worship services, please contact Mark Gantt @ 665-7600. Please Pray for . . . • Gwen Davies with Wycliffe • Loretta Pipes, Barbara Vallandingham, Angie Marulo, Irene Cromer, Irma St. John, Ron & Mary Bruegel, Shirley Grimes, Georgia Conner, Barry & Connie Baxter, Anna Woods, Harriet Myrick, Dorothy Swoverland, Charlene Nelson, Pat Winterberg, Joanna Stone, Suedee Howell, Art & Janice Mockler, Nadine Kuhlman, Jeannette Goodman, Ken Lovegreen’s family, John & Carol Sharpe’s daughter (Bonnie). Prayer Families . . . • Michael & Tandy Gotschall …Praises for our new location on the Central Coast. It is wonderful being near grandchildren! Continued prayers for Andrew’s business. • Joe & Cathy Graham …Praise for our continued good health. • Scott & Jody Graham …Prayers for guidance in finding a suitable placement for Jody’s mom. • Ed & Char Gray, Joy Greenlee
To reach the Prayer Chain, call Terri Long, 957-3816 or email her at [email protected]
Greeters: 9:00 am - Patty Roek, Lillian Harris 10:45 am - Bill & Merrilee Chapman
Ushers: 9:00 am - Maria Montalvo, Betty Crecelius, Charito Lopez, Jane Carson 10:45 am - Dave & Sharon Olney, Drew & Holly Meyers Security: 9:00 am - Mark Gantt 10:45 am - Stan Kaneko Sound: Dan Bates
Our Mission: To know and love God, to know and love people, and bring the two together through Jesus Christ.
900 Douglas Road ● Stockton ● 95207 ● 477-2783 Email: [email protected]
Website: www.lincolnpres.org Office Hours: Monday — Friday, 8:30am to noon & 1-4:30pm