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Clover News for Aug. 11, 2014 / August 11, 2014
Worship service at Scottsburg UMC opened with the prelude “We Have Come Into His House” played by Allan Anderson. Call to worship “Surely the Presence” by the choir. Rev. Kerry Halbert had welcome remarks and announcements and hymn of praise was “Standing on the Promises.” Offertory hymn was “My Hops is Built.” Special music was a solo by Allan “He Touched Me.” Choir anthem was “What a Friend We Have in Jesus.” Amy Harris and Jasmine sung “Jesus Loves Me” and “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands.” Cathy Halbert told the youth message “Jacob Wrestling With God.” Rev. Kerry Halbert read Genesis 32: 22-31 and his message “Sweet Hour of Prayer.” Rev. Halbert had joys and concerns, prayer and led the Lord’s prayer. Closing hymn was “God Be With You.” Rev. Halbert had dismissal blessing and benediction was “Threefold Amen.” Tim Snead was usher and acolyte.

Worship service at Clover UMC opened with the prelude “Until Then” played by Joyce Edmondson. Call to worship was “The King is Coming” by the choir. Rev. Halbert had welcome remarks and announcements and hymns were same as above. Offertory hymn was “Moment by Moment” and ushers were Edd Edmondson and Johnny Snead. Choir anthem was “Nothing Between.” Rev. Halbert’s message “Wrestling With God” from Genesis 32: 22-31 and benediction was “Learning to Lean.” Megan Martin was acolyte.

Happy Birthday and Happy Anniversary to those celebrating this week.

Brian and Ethan Epps visited Jason Toombs Sunday.

Faye Edmondson and Chandler Toombs enjoyed Tuesday at Staunton River State Park Pool.

Tuesday, Faye Edmondson celebrated her birthday with family and friends.

Remember the sick, shut-ins and our troops, and Mike Ligon, Tim Thornburg, Thomas Snead, Wayne Newcomb, Jessica Terry, Meghan Weatherford, Reid Roller, Betty Thornburg, J.B. Kerns, Doug Estes, Mike Toombs.

Sympathy to the family and friends of Delbert Lester, Doris Jones, Margaret Hancock, Linda Conner Anderson, Louise Vicks Morris.

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