Opportunities This Week: August 19—26, 2018 Sunday 9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.
The Journey—Kerr Building Sunday School Called Session Meeting—Session Room Sanctuary-Traditional Worship Service—Sanctuary Sanctuary Choir Practice—Adult Choir Room
Monday 7:00 p.m. Session Mtg.—Session Room 8:00 p.m. AA Group Meeting (New Comers)—Old Scout Hut Tuesday 7:00 p.m. Girls Basketball—Kerr Building 7:00 p.m. Resource Comm. Mtg.—Session Room Wednesday 9:30 a.m. Craft Workshops—Chapel Annex 8:00 p.m. AA Meeting (open)—Old Scout Hut Thursday 7:00 p.m. AA Meeting (Women’s closed step)—Old Scout Hut 7:00 p.m. Basketball—Kerr Building Friday 8:00 p.m. AA Meeting (open)—Bigham Hall Saturday
Assisting in the Worship Service Today Head Usher Sound Booth Lock-up Officer Acolyte Nursery Contact
11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.
David Houck & Dick Lamb Bill Johnston Dick Lamb Lillian Ponscheck Jane Long & Jill Linscheid
Prayer Concerns [Kelly Glanzer] daughter of Pete & Dottie Kastner
[Beth Welch] sister-in-law of Pamela Rosmon [Sherrie Whalen] sister of Judy Clinton [Claude Allen] father of Alice Pamplin [Andrew Metz] Macie Allen [Joe Flowe] [Jinks Dover] father of Debbe King [Jensen McDonald] [Carol Vale] friend of Linda Cummins [Erik Mendlik] son of Jane Mendlik [Nicki Bailey and family] friends of Jennifer Fauser [Bill Allen] son of Macie Allen [Dink Mitchell] Ed Simmons [Teresa Sims] cousin of Lynn Belk [Mike McKinney] friend of Lynn Belk HOSPITALS
No Meetings Discharged Tom Watson Lisa Nance
Sunday, August 26 9:00 a.m. The Journey—Kerr Building 10:00 a.m. Sunday School 11:00 a.m. Sanctuary-Traditional Worship Service—Sanctuary 7:00 p.m. Sanctuary Choir Practice—Adult Choir Room
Attendance 8/12/18 9:00 a.m. Worship—133 10:00 a.m. Church School—164 11:00 a.m. Worship—142
Philadelphia Presbyterian Church 13TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST August 19, 2018 11:00 a.m.
Regency Carrington Place Willow Grove Brookdale-Providence Carillon Brookdale Charlotte E. Elliotte Manor Woodridge Royal Park Brookdale Monroe Square Morningside Clear Creek Aldersgate White Oak The Heritage At Lowman Little Flower
Extended Care Rachel Nance [Harvey Phillips], Helen Smetts Bonnie Barnes Helen Kiser Doris Jordan Virginia Boyd & Martha Benehaley Roy Perry Judy Myers Grace Jones, [Louise Wilson] mother of Jane Long Wayne & Barbara Wolfe Leila Campbell [Joyce Jennings] mother of Mardy Watson Jean Hargett Ed Simmons Rachel P. Tweed Frances Leete
Welcome and Announcements
Min. Katie Sloan
Presentation of New Members
Chip, Sue and Sara Grace Todd
Call to Worship +Hymn # 667
“Rejoice, Ye Pure In Heart!”
“When Morning Guilds the Skies”
Call to Confession Silent Prayers of Confession Prayers of the Day and the Lord’s Prayer 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 debts as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen. Assurance of Pardon Choral Response Children’s Sermon
[Following the Message, children (age 3-K) may leave to join Children’s Church.]
Anthem “River in Judea” Marcus, Feldman/Leavitt Debbe King, soprano solo; David Hodgin, baritone solo Scripture Readings This is the Word of the Lord. Thanks be to God. Sermon +Hymn # 372
PASTORAL CARE EMERGENCIES contact: Rev. Rusty Benton, Pastor (1-864-399-2288) Katie Sloan, Associate Minister (704-236-1369) Stephen Minister: Grace Phillips (704) 545-5853
“Sweet Hour of Prayer”
“Last” “O for a World”
Min. Rusty Benton AZMON
+Affirmation of Faith (unison)
PPC STUDENT MINISTRY
The Apostles’ Creed I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth. And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord; who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried. He descended into hell. The third day he rose again from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and sitteth on the right hand of God the Father Almighty; from thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead. I believe in the Holy Ghost; the holy catholic church; the communion of saints; the forgiveness of sins; the resurrection of the body; and the life everlasting. Amen. +Hymn # 581
Presentation of Offerings Offertory
“Fill My Cup, Lord”
Doxology #606 Dedication Prayer +Hymn # 300
“We Are One in the Spirit”
THEY’LL KNOW WE ARE CHRISTIANS
+Benediction Choral Response Postlude
“The King of Glory”
+Those who are able please stand. ******************** WELCOME visitors and friends. We are happy you have joined us for worship. Please sign the Attendance Register so we may greet you. WE WELCOME our new members: Chip, Sue and Sara Grace Todd who joined by Reaffirmation of Faith this morning. A TOTAL OF 734 books were collected for Habitat House during the month of July. BECAUSE OF your willingness to give and desire to help others, 32 units of life giving blood were collected by the American Red Cross last Saturday.
-WED//SEPT 5: Youth Starts back!
OFF TO COLLEGE? Please remember to give your address to the church before you leave, or ask your parents to send it to the church.
SUMMER SERVE DATES -SUN//SEPT 16: Student Ministry Kickoff (for the whole family, 5:307:30p)
THE CHRISTIAN EDUCATION COMMITTEE loves our volunteers and appreciates the time and talents shared with our children and youth. In an effort to keep our church the safest possible, it is requested that each adult volunteer who works with children and youth in any way fill out and turn in a voluntary criminal background check form to Judy in the church office. This is only a criminal check, not credit check. You can find this form on the church website under resources and then forms. It is to be signed and turned in as soon as possible. Thank you for your cooperation in helping PPC continue to be the safe sanctuary that we are! Our BACKPACKS OF LOVE PROGRAM is growing! You can help meet nutritional needs all summer just like you do during the school year. We're continuing the program throughout CMS's summer break, so please keep those food donations coming! Thank you for your continued generosity! WONDERFUL WEDNESDAYS BEGIN SEPTEMBER 5th—There are some new things happening that will be exciting, so make plans now to come!! If you are able to volunteer for set up, clean up, or kitchen duties, your help is appreciated. Contact Susan Griffin at [email protected]
if you are able to volunteer. Registration forms are available from the information rack across from the church office. LADIES, PLAN TO ATTEND THE PW FALL MEETING on September 9 at 3:00 in the Kerr Building. We will enjoy ice cream and all the trimmings and will hear an overview of our coming year’s study by Janet Daniel. You can pick up your study books that day. Officers and moderators for the coming year will be installed. You don’t have to be active in a circle to join us for this meeting which is a social event as well. Please come! HOMECOMING IS APPROACHING SOON! Our annual Celebration of the Kirkin’ of the Tartans will take place on September 23rd. Please let the church office know by September 10 th who will carry your family’s tartan. We ask that only one person per family carry the tartan. All carriers must be in the 9th grade or older.
PLEASE REMEMBER to schedule all meetings and events through the church office. Building Usage Forms are available in the information rack across from the church office. THE INVITATION TO MEMBERSHIP: Philadelphia Church welcomes persons who wish to join us in witness and service to Jesus Christ. If you are interested in church membership or desire more information about this congregation, please indicate on the Attendance Register or, as you leave, speak to one of the pastors. AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS (AED) are located in box 96 in the main hallway beside the church office, in the Kerr Building, and in Bigham Hall. PLEASE MAKE A NOTE OF STAFF E-MAIL ADDRESSES: Rev Rusty Benton, Pastor [email protected]
Katie Sloan, Associate Minister [email protected]
Shane Sledd, Minister of Youth & Families [email protected]
Judy Clinton, Office Manager [email protected]
Cynthia Stokes, Secretary/Receptionist [email protected]
Linda Cummins, Web Master/Administrative Assistant [email protected]
Jane Mendlik, Director of Music [email protected]
Melinda Johnston, Children’s Choir Director [email protected]
Philadelphia Presbyterian Church 11501 Bain School Road Charlotte, North Carolina 28227 www.philadelphiachurch.org Phone Number: 704-545-6172