November 20, 2016

Service of Worship
The Lord’s Day
November 20, 2016

A Psalm: For giving thanks.

Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth.
Worship the Lord with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.
Know that the Lord is God. It is He who made us, and we are his, we are his people, the sheep of his pasture.

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise;
give thanks to him and praise his name.
For the Lord is good and his love endures forever;
his faithfulness continues through all generations.
Psalm 100

Welcome to Huron Shores Fellowship!
We are glad that you are here.

GATHERING TO WORSHIP GOD
Words of Welcome and Fellowship Greeting
(Everyone, please sign the Worship Registration Book.)

Opening Prayer
Give Thanks With A Grateful Heart (170)
Count Your Blessings (786, vs 1,4)
Jesus, We Just Want to Thank You (791 vs. 1,2)

Tithes and Offerings (Ushers come forward)
Choir Anthem:

Children’s Blessing

Scripture Reading: Habakkuk 3:17-19 Vivian MacArthur
This is the Word of the Lord. Thanks be to God!

Special Music: Laura Frawley

Morning Prayer
Message

“BE THANKFUL ANYWAY”
I Thess. 5:13-18

Closing Hymn: Jesus Paid It All (305, vs. 1,2,3)

Benediction
Pastor Jack Williams
Worship Leader/Choir Director: Marlon Smith
Pianists: Helen Timm and Tim Troupe
Clavanova: Becky Sommerfield
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As guests of Huron Shores Fellowship, we extend a warm welcome to you!
If you’d like to learn more about our Fellowship, please take a guest information packet with you today.
We encourage you to join us next week at 9:30 a.m. for
Sunday Bible Study. We have classes for all ages.
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THE TEN COMMANDMENTS
1. THOU SHALT HAVE NO OTHER GOD’S BEFORE ME!
2. THOU SHALT NOT MAKE UNTO THEE ANY GRAVEN IMAGE!
3. THOU SHALT NOT TAKE THE NAME OF THE LORD THY GOD
IN VAIN!
4. REMEMBER THE SABBATH DAY TO KEEP IT HOLY!
5. HONOR THY FATHER AND THY MOTHER THAT THY DAYS
MAY BE LONG UPON THE EARTH!
6. THOU SHALT NOT MURDER!
7. THOU SHALT NOT COMMIT ADULTERY!
8. THOU SHALT NOT STEAL!
9. THOU SHALT NOT LIE!
10. THOU SHALT NOT COVET!

THE APOSTLE’S 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 Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. He descended into hell; on the third day He arose again from the dead. He ascended into heaven, and sits at the right hand of God, the Father Almighty; from there He shall come to judge the living and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy Christian Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting.
Amen

THIS WEEK AT HURON SHORES FELLOWSHIP
TODAY, November 20

9:00 a.m. Prayer Time in the prayer room
9:00 a.m. Coffee and fellowship in Gathering Room – for everyone
9:30 a.m. Sunday Bible Study for all ages
9:30 a.m. Membership Class in the Library Today, Membership Class 9:30 a.m. will meet in the Library. If you would like to become a member of Huron Shores Fellowship – or would like to learn more about our church
10:45 a.m. Morning Worship Service
Infant and Toddler nurseries are available
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
The 2016 Community Thanksgiving Service sponsored by the Alpena Area Ministerial Association is scheduled for Sunday, November 20, at New Life Christian Fellowship, 317 S. Ripley Blvd., across from Tractor Supply Co. Join us for a community-wide service to express our gratitude to the Lord for His many blessings and to pray together for a spiritual awakening in our churches, our community and our nation. A free-will offering will be received for Sunrise Mission and for the upcoming Finding Hope N.E. Michigan event to be held in February.
Pastor Jack will be participating

WEDNESDAY, November 23
(no Potluck Supper)
7:00 Prayer and Praise Time, followed by pie & ice crea
THURSDAY, November 24
Thanksgiving Day

FRIDAY, November 25
7:00 – 8:30 P.M. Safe Harbor Café at Huron Shores – see today’s insert

DECEMBER DATES DUE
All meetings and special activity dates must be in the office by TUESDAY NOON November 22, to be on the December calendar and next week’s bulletin.

OUR DAILY BREAD DEVOTIONAL
The devotional Our Daily Bread is available on the table in the Narthex for December, January and February. Please leave a donation for this ministry. Thank You.

COLLEGE STUDENT ADDRESSES
If you would like a copy of our college student addresses to be able to send a card of encouragement or to remember them in prayer, please pick up a copy – they are available in the Narthex.

ARE YOU READY TO BE BAPTIZED?
Baptism is a crucial step of obedience for a believer and a public confession of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord. If you are ready to take this important step, there is a sign up in the Foyer – or if you have questions about baptism – please talk with Pastor Jack. We will be scheduling a time of baptism in the near future.

MUSICIANS, please see Worship & Arts Team if you are willing to use your talents for our Lord. Team members are: Evelyn Avery (Chair), Donna Williams, Becky Sommerfield, Martha Hayes, Cindy Lewis, Cindy Smigelski and of course you can mention it to Pastor Jack Williams.

PRAYER TEAM
There are ladies available to pray for your concerns. If you have a prayer request, please call Cheryl Herman (new number coming soon) or Becky Sommerfield (517-481-6720) and they will pass it on to the prayer chain.

CD’s AVAILABLE
CD’s of the morning Service/Message are available. Place your order by signing the clipboard at the sound booth or call the church office. Pick up your finished CD the following week at the Sound Booth.

LOOKING AHEAD!
Mark your calendar…..“Country Christmas Gathering”
Sunday, December 4 – Time: 4:00 p.m. – bring a festive dish to share – for evening of song and fellowship.

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