9:00 am Worship Service December 4th, 2022
WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS Pastor Keith Buckbee
Mission Moment - Adult and Teen Challenge
PRELUDE “Cradle Hymn”
Lighting the Christmas Wreath Janie Tignanelli & Ginny Maat
HYMN “O Come, All Ye Faithful “ #249
THE APOSTLES’ CREED Pastor Rob Dagen
HYMN Doxology #815
SPECIAL MUSIC “Sweet, Little Jesus Boy”
MORNING PRAYER Pastor Rob Dagen
The Lord’s Prayer (using debts)
SCRIPTURE Hebrews 4: 14:5-6 Ron Erdman
SERMON “The Gift of Frankincense" Pastor Keith Buckbee
HYMN “Let’s Worship and Adore Him” #247
BENEDICTION Pastor Keith Buckbee
Childcare is available for ages 7 and under during 11:00 services in the nursery room located on the second floor.
Hearing assistance devices and large print bulletins are available for your convenience.
Restrooms are located in the lobby and in the hallway near the rear entrance of the church.
Altar Flowers are presented to the Glory of God in loving memory of our parents by
Ed & Cindy Kercher.
LCCM Wish List: shaving cream, disposable razors (not pink), shampoo, hand lotion, face soap bars, deodorant soap bars, kids’ and junior toothbrushes, toothpaste, dish soap, laundry soap, all-purpose liquid cleaner.
The United Women of Faith will be collecting soap, toothpaste, children’s toothbrushes, shampoo/conditioner, paper towels and toilet paper. This will benefit LCCM. Please place items under the Christmas tree in the lobby. Thank you.
United Women of Faith: We collected 366 items for our Thank Offering service, which benefits the Myerstown Sharing Cupboard. Your generosity is amazing. Thank you very much.
Samaritan’s Purse Shoeboxes: There were 135 boxes collected for Samaritan’s purse.
There was also a $310.00 donation. Thank you to all! Also a BIG thank you to all who
helped load and carry my car so that I could take them to Myerstown Christian Fellow-
ship. Also, to Dave Gass for helping me take them to the church. ~ Michelle Umble
This week at Zion:
Sunday – Youth Group 6-8pm
Monday – Monday’s Bible Study at 6:15pm, Food and refreshments, starting at
Tuesday – Prayer Meeting 2pm, Zion Ringers Rehearsal 4-5:15pm
Tuesday December 6th - 6:30pm - Blue Christmas Service for all who want a quiet, reflective Christmas service. There will be a time to remember loved ones whom we have lost.
Please Women’s Bible Study: "Becoming a Contagious Christian", will give some tips and strategies for sharing our faith with others, based on Biblical examples. We will meet on the 2nd Saturday in December 10.
Making Shopping Bag Mats for the Homeless - START TIME ... 9:00am to 11:00am in Fellowship Hall. We need "shopping bag cutters" and those who can crochet. All are welcome to join us! Meeting: Dec. 10.
Sunday December 11th - Barb Kriston will lead a children's service at our 9:00 and 11:00am services.
Grose Funeral Home is inviting you to attend our Holiday Remembrance Service Sunday, December 11 at 2:00 p.m. 358 W. Washington Ave., Myerstown 717-866-4233
Joseph P. D’Amato, III, Supervisor The holidays can be a particularly difficult time to cope with the loss of a loved one. It is our hope that this service will provide a comforting forum in which families can find peace during this challenging season.
Memory Café: No Memory Café this month. We will resume in January 2023.
Christmas Eve Services - Saturday December 24th 4:00pm and 7:00pm.
Sunday December 25th - A combined service at 10:00am - Christmas Carol Hymn Sing.
Sign-ups for Advent Candle lighting. If you are interested in lighting the Advent Candle on a Sunday morning or Christmas Eve, please sign up at the Information Desk.
I would like to say thank you everyone, for your prayers, phone calls and cards I received during my recovery from surgery. I would like to thank Pastor Keith for his visit and prayer. God Bless My Church Family --Edith Thierwechter