Peachland United Methodist Church
PO Box 330
Peachland, NC 28133
January 29th, 2023
Our Mission:
To make Disciples of Jesus Christ


Luke Christy, Pastor
Cell:  828-593-9416
Emily Snodgrass, Children’s Ministry Director
Kaye Edwards, Pianist
Mike Snodgrass, Lay Leaders


Welcome and Announcements

Opening Prayer

Opening Hymn | “He Lives” | 310


As we feel the pain of what has been, we are invited to:
Be still and know that God is God.
As we sense the uncertainty of what is, we are invited to:
Be still and know that God is God.
As we trust in the joy of the future, we are invited to:
Be still and know that God is God.

Hymn of Praise | “There’s Something About That Name” | 171

Giving of Tithes and Offerings | Offertory/Doxology | 95

The Nursery is open at this time for any children Birth-5 years old.
Children’s Church in the Multipurpose Room is open to kids Kindergarten-5th grade.

Prayers and Praise of the People
Lord’s Prayer | 895

Scripture Reading |   Luke 19:1-10

Sermon | From a Distance:  Witness  | Rev. Luke Christy

Closing Hymn   |    “Pass It On” | 572


Nursery Volunteers
Today | Lisa Kendall & Sawyer Snodgrass
Next Sunday | Jake & Celena Davis
February 5th | Volunteers Needed

Financial Counters


Brandie Johnson & Eddie Edwards
Kyle Davis & Eric Diggs
Emily Snodgrass & Lisa Kendall

People to Especially Remember in Prayer this Week:

Frances DavisLib Treadaway & Family
Audrey StegallJulian High
Nell Jacumin & FamilyKristen Faulkner
Carla FreemanOur Country
Carolyn BakerCrystal Riley
Healthcare WorkersUnspoken Prayers
Law Enforcement & MilitaryPeace in Ukraine
Frances HarringtonTracie Carpenter
Lamplighters Youth Group
School Students & Staff   Mike Crump
JaMaad Sturdivant & FamilyPeace in America
James CoppedgeNatalie Harrington
Roger & Carolyn CarpenterJohn Jordan
Samuel PittmanPatsy Treadaway
Rev. Luke, Kelly & Addie Christy


From Pastor Luke:  Please note my cell phone number found on the bulletin.  Feel free to reach out to me anytime.  I am so excited to be a part of this community and would love for you to let me know anytime you or someone you know would like a visit or call.

The Bible Year:  This week’s Bible Year Reading: John 4-14.

Stewardship Hope Cards:  We are continuing to collect the Hope Cards.  You may place them in the offering plate or turn them into the church office.

Anson Hospital Employees Appreciation:  The Believers SS Class is taking donations to purchase a gift certificate for pizza to honor the employees @ Atrium Health Anson.  Contributions may be placed in the offering plate on the table in the Narthex.

Leadership Team Meeting:  Today at 4:00.

Keeper’s Group:  Mondays @ 9:00 pm.  Contact Kyle or Jodi Davis for details.

Lamplighters’ Afterschool Program:  Wednesdays 3:00 -5:30. 

Wonderful Wednesday Fellowship Supper:  5:30 – 6:15. Dine-in and takeout available.  Menu includes pulled pork, mac and cheese, baked beans and slaw.

Youth Group Meeting:  Wednesdays from 6:15 – 7:30 for middle and high schoolers.

Men’s Bible Study:  Each Wednesday through the month of February from 6:15 – 7:00. The men’s study is on the book “No More Excuses” by Tony Evans.

Church Wide Breakfast:  cancelled for Sunday, February 12th, due to the Soup-er Bowl luncheon.

Soup-er Bowl Sunday:  Sunday, February 12th, following Worship.  Dress in your favorite Sports Team Jersey/Colors & bring a pot of your favorite soup recipe or dessert to share (cornbread, crackers, drinks provided).  We will also collect canned goods to donate to our local food pantry. 

Worship Committee Meeting:  Sunday, February 19th, at 4:00pm.

Nursery Volunteers:  Sign-ups for nursery volunteers are in the foyer.

Church Text Chain:  If you are not currently receiving church text and would like to be added, please sign up on the sheet in the narthex.

QR Code:  QR Code in the Narthex each Sunday to scan to get the bulletin on your phone.

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