May 30th Worship Service 8:30am

Posted May 27, 2021

Manteno United Methodist Church Worship Service
Sunday, May 30, 2021 8:30 A.M.

  • Prelude
  • Opening Prayer
  • Opening Hymn: “Wonderful Words of Life” #600
  • Scripture Lesson: Ephesians 4:1-6, pg. 828
  • Our Concerns and Joys
  • A Time of Silent Prayer/The Pastoral Prayer/
  • The Lord’s Prayer
  • Hymn: “Thy Word Is a Lamp” #601
  • The Offering
  • The Doxology No. 95
  • The Offertory Prayer
  • Scripture Lesson: Deuteronomy 5:16
  • Sermon: “The Fifth Light”
  • Announcements
  • Closing Hymn “Lord, Whose Love Through Humble Service”
    • #581, vs. 1,3,4
  • The Benediction
  • Benediction Response: “Blest Be the Tie That Binds”,
    • #557, vs. 1
  • Participants:
    • Guest Preacher: Charlotte Hoffmann
    • Organist: Sandra Lutz
    • Liturgist: Ginny Anderson



We thank Charlotte Hoffman for bringing us todays message.

Monday, May 31:
Memorial Day, remember those who have
served our country.

Tuesday, June 1:
United Methodist Women will meet at 7 p.m.
all ladies are invited.

Wednesday, June 2:
Book Study at 4 p.m. on Zoom.
Men’s Bible Study at 5:30 p.m.
Help support our summer food program by going to Taco John’s on Latham Dr. Bourbonnais, Wednesday, June 2 between 4-7 pm, they will give us 50% of your entire purchase.

Sunday, June 27:
Confirmation Class informational meeting.

July 11-15
Join us for Vacation Bible School. Volunteers are

Friday, July 30:
Slammers Baseball game, sign up in the narthex to attend this game and fireworks.

Donation link for recurring donations:

Welcome! We are so glad that you are here! If you are new today, please register on our web site and we will make a $5. donation to a charity of your choice. The Church office is open Tues. & Thurs. mornings, 815-468-3722. You may contact Rev. Joy Schlesselman at 309-256-1316 or Email:

The Manteno United Methodist Church
Is a community of believers, who, as disciples of Jesus Christ, will:
Reach up to know God through worship and study.
Reach in to develop our strengths to serve God in the community and the larger world.
And Reach out to others in Christian fellowship.