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Clover News for Oct. 11, 2012

SoVaNow.com / October 11, 2012
Worship service at Scottsburg UMC opened with the prelude “I Will Praise Him” played by Lee Snead. Call to worship was “Through it All” by the choir. Rev. Marsha Davis had welcome remarks, announcements, prayer and led preparation for worship. Hymn of praise was “Grace That is Greater.” The offertory hymn was “Give Me Clean Hands.” Ushers were Tim and Eric. Snead. Choir anthem was “Glory To His Name.” Rev. Davis led the prayer of illumination and read Mark 10: 2-9 and her message “With God’s Help It Can Be Done.” Rev. Davis led confession and had praises, prayer concerns and the Lord’s prayer. Sacrament of Holy Communion were observed. Closing hymn was “Tell Me the Stories of Jesus.” Rev. Davis had dismissal prayer and the benediction was “Blest Be the Tie That Binds.” Tim Snead was 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. Davis had welcome remarks, announcements, prayer and led the preparation for worship. Hymns same as above. Offertory hymn was “The Saviour is Waiting.” Ushers were Edd Edmondson and Summer Martin. Choir anthem was “When We All Get to Heaven.” Rev. Davis led the prayer of illumination and read Mark 10: 2-9 and her message “With God’s Help It Can Be Done.” Rev. Davis led confession and had praises, prayer concerns and the Lord’s prayer. Sacrament of Holy Communion were observed with Summer Martin assisting. Closing hymn was “Tell Me the Stories of Jesus.” Rev. Davis had dismissal prayer and benediction was “Hear Our Prayer O Lord.” Megan and Summer Martin were acolytes.

Prayer list: Hugh Edmondson, Mike and Laura Ligon, Owen Francis, Dorothy Wilmouth, Meria Harris, Wanda Thornburg, Thomas Snead, Mary Jane Cole, Dorothy Conner, John Crawley, Catheryn Culley, Deonte Foster, Nannie Hazelwood, Lonnie Meeks, Wayne Newcomb, Kathy Smith, Logan Smith, Cary Solomon, Noah Watts, Raleigh Wilkerson, Ruby Williams, Lucille Wilmouth, Frances Woltz, Zack Cole, Jamie Vaughan, Neal Sibley, Mabel Hall, Linda Younger, Vickie Smith, Nancy Long, Edward Lacks, Aubrey Duffer, David Comer, Dale Compton, Kenny Wayne Rice, Margaret Ligon, Sierra Womack, Juanita Smiley.

Our heartfelt sympathy to the family and friends of Albert Zimmerman, Jr., Lillian Hazelwood Snead, Grayson Ervin Gregory, Roger D. Kendrick, Mary Mandel, Tucker C. Watkins, IV, Virginia Slayton Anderson, Joseph Williams West, William Sanford Heath, Ruzie Dixon Suggs, Willie Yates.

Visiting in the home of Hugh Edmondson were Sandra Waller, Tina Hamlett, Ethel Everhart, Iris Redd, Billy Ligon.

Faye Edmondson and Michelle Womack attended the Comer reunion at Hyco Ruritan Club Sunday and Primrose Cole had welcome remarks and Carolyn Duffer had blessing of the food. Michelle and Faye visited David Comer and family Sunday.

Tuesday, Faye Edmondson attended the funeral of Sanford Heath and visited the Crews and Heath family.

Scottsburg UMW met at the church Monday with Gayle Conner leading the program.

Clover UMC stew and bake sale October 13 at 11:30 a.m.

Mt. Laurel Ruritan Club stew October 13 at noon for benefit of Makayla Forlines.

Willie and Angie Privette attended revival at Union Methodist Church recently Kathlynn and Hunter Harris visited the Privette’s Tuesday and Angie visited Debbie Crews. Willie and Angie enjoyed lunch at Western Sizzler Tuesday.

Happy Birthday and Happy Anniversary to those celebrating this week.









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