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TUMC Worship Info for 5.8.22


9 a.m. Sunday. School for All Ages Adult Zoom Option Available

10 a.m. Worship online on our Facebook Page and Youtube Channel

To Connect Online

For those with Facebook accounts:

Some of you are having difficulties in finding our videos of worship on Sunday mornings on Facebook. Here are a couple of tips. When you see a “get reminder” button on the video announcement. Click on that. Then whenever we go live, the reminder will pop up in your notifications and you can simply click on the notification to go straight to the video. OR….

The live video will be at the top.

REMEMBER: Our worship is also live on YouTube at the time and can be found at:

If you have questions please direct them to Pastor Matt at

To find out about our covid protocols you can click here:


Welcome to Worship for 5.8.22

The Liturgical Sunday is 4th Sunday after Easter Our Liturgical Color: White

Thank You for Joining Us Today

We Center Ourselves in Worship


Welcome to Tahlequah United Methodist Church

· Welcome to Tahlequah United Methodist Church we strive to be a Church of Open Hearts, Open Minds, and Open Doors as we make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of ourselves and the world.

· If you are joining us in person, we ask that you register your attendance in the binders at the ends of the pews. If you are new, you can tear out the New to TUMC tab in this bulletin and leave it at the welcome desk in the entry way so that we can get to know you.

· For our online worshipers let us know in the comments section that you have joined us in worship.

· For prayer request you can fill out the yellow card in the pews and bring it up to the front to the prayer basket during the first hymn.

· To submit a prayer request online you can go to our website

· (+) means stand when able

· Thank you for joining us in worship today!

+Hymn Cornerstone Words on screen

Call To Worship Liturgist

Liturgist: Though darkness seems to envelop us.

All: Jesus breaks through with a word of peace

Liturgist: Fears are banished!

All: Hope is more than restored

Liturgist: Rejoice! The Lord is with us!

All: We rejoice in the peace and blessings he brings. Amen.

Reading of the Psalm: Psalm 16 Liturgist

Response to the Reading Liturgist

Liturgist: The Gospel of the Lord. All: Thanks be to God!

+Hymn of Centering These are the Days of Elijah W&S #3186

The Lord’s Prayer Rev. Shana Dry

ALL: Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come; thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.

We Center Ourselves in Prayer

Children’s Moment Rev. Shana Dry

+Hymn of Centering Love Divine, All Loves Excelling UMH 384

Today we pray for…. Rev. Shana Dry

For prayer request you can fill out the yellow card in the pews and bring it up to the front to the prayer basket during the first hymn. To submit a prayer request online you can go to our website

After each prayer request read: Pastor: Lord in your mercy, All: Hear our Prayer

We Lift up: The United Methodist Church, Our Bishop Jimmy Nunn, and Our District Superintendent: Rev. Terry Koehn, Our Pastors Matt Franks and Shana Dry, The NSU Wesley Foundation, Our Little Sprouts Preschool, All of our Local Schools, All of our Health Care Workers, Our Teachers, Support Staffs, and School Administration, All our Assisted Living Church Members. All of our Government leaders, local, state and national. All struggling with Pandemic.

Our Church Family: Barbara Chambers, Ellen Mathews, Monika Mann, John & Debbie Jensen, Cleo Hixon, Steve & Cindy Ullom, Pat and Vera Freeman, George Foster, Mary Geasland, The Junes,

Our Military: Robert Isaacson

Pastoral Prayer Rev. Shana Dry

Prayer of Confession, Assurance and Pardon UMH 890 Liturgist

Chancel Choir Anthem: Ye Servants of God Wesley/Bedford

There are words and notes to the music in the handout in the bulletin.

Judy Young, Flute

We Make Our Offering Together

Mission Moment

Thank you for your new or continued generosity towards God’s mission at Tahlequah UMC. When you give to Tahlequah UMC you are investing in making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. TUMC has a global reach by helping various ministries locally and globally.

Giving Options at TUMC

• In-person offerings may be dropped in the offering box in the Sanctuary at the entry/exit on Sundays.

• Offerings can also be mailed or dropped off at the church office 300 W. Delaware, Tahlequah Ok 74464

• Online Giving at

• Through your Bank or Credit Union via Auto Check

Offertory Prayer Liturgist

All: Lord, we thank you for the many blessings which you have poured into our lives. Now we ask your blessing on these gifts that they may be used to your glory. Amen.

Hymn Morning Has Broken UMH 145

e Hear The Word Proclaimed

Scripture Reading: John 20: 19-21 Liturgist

Scripture Reading Response Liturgist

Liturgist: The Scriptures of Faith for the people of faith.

All Thanks be to God, Amen.

Sermon Series The Hope of the Resurrection

Based off the Study Series Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, The Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church.

You can buy a copy of the Study here:

Sermon Title: Hope For The World

Given by Rev. Shana Dry Associate Pastor Tahlequah UMC

We Respond To The Word

+Hymn Be Thou My Vision UMH 451

During this hymn if you want to come forward and spend some time at the kneeling rails to pray you are more than welcome to do so. If you need the Pastors to pray with you, please let them know. If you want to join our Church family today, please come forward and let us know so we can receive you into membership.


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Benediction Rev. Shana Dry

Pastor: It’s time to go from this place into our everyday worlds. Lord, make us a blessing to all whom we meet. Give us courage, love, and hope, for we ask these things in Jesus’ Name.

All: “AMEN!”


God Be With You Until We Meet Again

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UMH= United Methodist Hymnal 1987 (The Red Book)

FWS= The Faith We Sing (The Black Hymn Book)

W&S = Worship and Song (The Green Book)

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Church Calendar for the Week of 5/8-5/15

Office Hours 9- 12 p.m. & 1-3:00 p.m.


Sunday, May 8th

Happy Mother’s Day!

8:30 a.m. TUMC Worship Walkthrough

9 a.m. Mother’s Day Breakfast in the Atrium

9 a.m. Sunday School for All Ages

10 a.m. Celebration Worship in Sanctuary

4 p.m. Youth Group (AB Youth room)

Monday, May 9th

Tuesday, May 10th

6:30 a.m. Men’s bible study at McDonalds

12 p.m. Noon Day Zoom Prayer Time

1 p.m. Care Team (Room 305)

4 p.m. SEW Blessed Quilters (Room 309)

6 p.m. Overeaters Anonymous (Room 303)

Wednesday, May 11th

4:30 Bell Choir (Parlor)

7 p.m. Adult Choir (Sanctuary)

Thursday, May 12th

9:30 a.m. Little Sprouts Chapel (Sanctuary)

10 a.m. FMS Setup (AB Gym)

5 p.m. Feed My Sheep Meal (AB Gym)

5:30 Girl Scout Troop 1226 (Parlor)

Friday, May 13th

Saturday, 14th

2 p.m. Wedding

Sunday, May 15th

8:30 a.m. TUMC Worship Walkthrough

9 a.m. Sunday School for All Ages

10 a.m. Celebration Worship in Sanctuary

11:15 Senior Sunday lunch

4 p.m. Youth Group (AB Youth room)

New Photo Directory

Starting March 20th –May 3rd

We will have pictures taken in 301 for a New Photo Directory.

This will be an in-house project. The Cost will be $10.00 to help cover the cost of printing the directory and other costs. You will be emailed a digital copy of your family picture for you to print at Walgreens or anywhere else you can print photos. Email Sara for more info at

Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity

Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity is currently building Habitat House #31 on Keetoowah between Choctaw and the 51 Bypass. Both skilled and unskilled volunteers are needed to help paint the exterior and do finish work inside. Interested people can go to the website and sign up to volunteer or call Linda Cheatham, Director at 918-931-7828.

Celebrating 30 years of House Building!

Linda Cheatham, Director

Office: 918-453-1332

ReStore: 918-453-2720

Rack: 918-453-0466


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