WORSHIP


Our worship is Christ-centered for the glory of God, the salvation of all, and the edification of God’s family in the Spirit.

MEESE CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

2906 COUNTY ROAD 60, AUBURN, IN 46706

We sing traditional hymns and some contemporary songs.

The worship is as a community of believers and touches us personally.

The messages are for Healthy Christian Living from the Bible.

Sunday School at 8:45am

Sunday Fellowship at 9:30am

Sunday Worship at 10:00am

Focused on God’s saving grace through our risen Lord Jesus Christ.

 From the Bible 

Worship Planner August 2017

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
August 6, 2017“You Can’t Fight God”
Genesis 32:22-31 Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21 Romans 9:1-5 Matthew 14:13-21
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
August 13, 2017“Faith is Not Necessarily Understanding”
Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28 Psalm 85:8-13 Romans 10:5-15 Matthew 14:22-33
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
August 20, 2017
Special Guest Speaker on Jesus in the Feasts.
Leviticus 23:1-44 Psalm 67 Colossians 2:6-19 Matthew 5:17-20
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
August 27, 2017
“Things Change”
Exodus 1:8-2:10 Psalm 138 Romans 12:1-8 Matthew 16:13-20

WORSHIP PLANNER

 September 2017

Meese Chapel United Methodist Church-Auburn, IN

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 3, 2017“DO NOT THINK YOU ARE WISE”
Exodus 3:1-15 Psalm 26:1-8 Romans 12:9-21 Matthew 16:21-28
Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 10, 2017
“RELATIONSHIPS ARE A HOLY PROCESS”
Exodus 12:1-14 Psalm 119:33-40 Romans 13:8-14 Matthew 18:15-20
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 17, 2017
“BE GRATEFUL RECEIVERS OF GRACE”
Exodus 14:19-31; 15:1b-11, 20-21 Psalm 103:1-13 Romans 14:1-12 Matthew 18:21-35
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 24, 2017
“ALL RECEIVE THE SAME GIFT(S)”
Jonah 3:10-4:11 Psalm 145:1-8 Philippians 1:21-30

and

Romans 10:12-13

Matthew 20:1-16

Meese Chapel – Auburn, IN

Worship Planner November 2017

All Saints Day Observed
November 5, 2017
(Nov. 1 is All Saints Day but it can be observed on the first Sunday in Nov.)
Color is WHITE“Blessed Are Those Who Belong to God”
Revelation 7:9-17 Psalm 34:1-10, 22 1 John 3:1-3 Matthew 5:1-12
23rd Sunday after Pentecost
November 12, 2017Color is RED
“Be Prepared for the Coming of Our Lord”
Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25
P.211-212

Psalm 70 P.512-513

1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

P.188-189

Matthew 25:1-13

P.26

24th Sunday after Pentecost
November 19, 2017Color is RED“Be Prepared to Give an Account to Your Lord for Your Stewardship”
Judges 4:1-7 Psalm 90:1-8, (9-11), 12 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 Matthew 25:14-30
Reign of Christ – Sunday

November 26, 2017
Color is GOLD

“Christ is King and Will Return to Rule”

Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 Psalm 95:1-7a Ephesians 1:15-23 Matthew 25:31-46

Meese Chapel UMC, Worship Planner December 2017

Advent
Year B
First reading Psalm Second reading Gospel
         
First Sunday of Advent
December 3, 2017
“Tis the Season to be…”COLLOR WHITE
Isaiah 64:1-9 Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19 1 Corinthians 1:3-9 Mark 13:24-37
Second Sunday of Advent
December 10, 2017
“The Last Old Testament Prophet”COLOR PURPLE/PINK/ROSIE
Isaiah 40:1-11 Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13 2 Peter 3:8-15a Mark 1:1-8
Third Sunday of Advent
December 17, 2017
The Prophet’s Testimony”COLOR PURPLE/PINK/ROSIE
Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 Luke 1:46b-55 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 John 1:6-8, 19-28
Fourth Sunday of Advent, Celebrating the Nativity of the Lord – Proper I
December 24, 2017
Christmas Eve [Morn, or Mid-Day]
“Witnessing the Coming of Christ.COLLOR WHITE
Isaiah 9:2-7 Psalm 96 Titus 2:11-14 Luke 2:1-14, 15-20          )
First Sunday after Christmas Day
December 31, 2017
“Jesus Christ Being Human Like Us”COLOR GREEN
Isaiah 61:10-62:3 Psalm 148 Galatians 4:4-7 Luke 2:22-40

PLEASE COME AND JOIN IN OUR CELEBRATION OF LIFE TOGETHER THROUGH JESUS CHRIST.

Worship Planner for Meese Chapel UMC – Auburn, IN, Holy Week – Easter Season

Palm Sunday
March 25, 2018
Sixth Sunday in Lent
COLOR IS GREEN“The Entrance of Our Lord”
Isaiah 50:4-9a Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Philippians 2:5-11 John 12:12-16
COMMUNION

Maundy Thursday
March 29, 2018
Holy Thursday
COLOR IS RED

“Connections”

Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14 Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-17, 31b-35
Good Friday
March 30, 2018
ALTAR IS BARE“Holy Sacrifice”
Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Psalm 22 Hebrews 10:16-25 John 18:1-19:42
COMMUNION

Resurrection of the Lord
April 1, 2018
Easter Day
COLOR IS WHITE

“He is Risen!!!”

Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 Acts 10:34-43 John 20:1-18
Second Sunday of Easter
April 8, 2018
COLOR IS WHITE“Peace be With You…”
*Acts 4:32-35 Psalm 133 1 John 1:1-2:2 John 20:19-31
Third Sunday of Easter
April 15, 2018
COLOR IS WHITE“A Real Messiah”
*Acts 3:12-19 Psalm 4 1 John 3:1-7 Luke 24:36b-48
Fourth Sunday of Easter
April 22, 2018
COLOR IS WHITE“The Good Pastor”
*Acts 4:5-12 Psalm 23 1 John 3:16-24 John 10:11-18
Fifth Sunday of Easter
April 29, 2018
COLOR IS WHITE“Cleansed by the Word”
*Acts 8:26-40 Psalm 22:25-31 1 John 4:7-21 John 15:1-8
COMMUNION

Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 6, 2018
COLOR IS WHITE

“Chosen for Love”

*Acts 10:44-48 Psalm 98 1 John 5:1-6 John 15:9-17

Worship Planner for Meese Chapel UMC – Auburn, IN, Holy Week – Easter Season

Palm Sunday

March 25, 2018

Sixth Sunday in Lent

COLOR IS GREEN

“The Entrance of Our Lord”

Isaiah 50:49a Psalm 118:12, 1929 Philippians 2:511

John 12:1216

COMMUNION Maundy Thursday

March 29, 2018

Holy Thursday

COLOR IS RED

“Connections”

Exodus 12:14, (5-10), 1114 Psalm 116:12, 1219 1 Corinthians

11:2326

John 13:117, 31b35
Good Friday

March 30, 2018

ALTAR IS BARE

“Holy Sacrifice”

Isaiah 52:1353:12 Psalm 22 Hebrews 10:1625 John 18:119:42
COMMUNION

Resurrection of the

Lord

April 1, 2018

Easter Day

COLOR IS WHITE

“He is Risen!!!”

Isaiah 25:69 Psalm 118:12, 1424 Acts 10:3443 John 20:118
Second Sunday of

Easter

April 8, 2018

COLOR IS WHITE

“Peace be With You…”

*Acts 4:3235 Psalm 133 1 John 1:12:2 John 20:1931
Third Sunday of Easter

April 15, 2018

COLOR IS WHITE

“A Real Messiah”

*Acts 3:1219 Psalm 4 1 John 3:17 Luke 24:36b

48

Fourth Sunday of

Easter

April 22, 2018

COLOR IS WHITE

“The Good Pastor”

*Acts 4:512 Psalm 23 1 John 3:1624 John 10:1118
Fifth Sunday of Easter

April 29, 2018

COLOR IS WHITE

*Acts 8:2640 Psalm 22:25

31

1 John 4:721 John 15:18
“Cleansed by the

Word”

COMMUNION

Sixth Sunday of Easter

May 6, 2018

COLOR IS WHITE

“Chosen for Love”

*Acts 10:44

48

Psalm 98 1 John 5:16 John 15:917

Meese Chapel Worship Planner for the Ascension, Pentecost and After through the end of June.

Ascension of the Lord Observed the 7th Sunday of Easter
May 13, 2018COLOR IS WHITE
“You are Witnesses”
*Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47 Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Day of Pentecost
May 20, 2018COLOR IS RED
“The Spirit of Truth”
Ezekiel 37:1-14 Psalm 104:24-34, 35b Romans 8:22-27 John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
Trinity Sunday
May 27, 2018
First Sunday after PentecostCOLOR IS GREEN
“You Must be Born Again”
Isaiah 6:1-8 Psalm 29 Romans 8:12-17 John 3:1-17
COMMUNION
Second Sunday after Pentecost
June 3, 2018COLOR IS WHITE
“The Sabbath Was Made for…?”
1 Samuel 3:1-10, (11-20) Psalm 81:1-10 2 Corinthians 4:5-12 Mark 2:23-3:6
Proper 5 (10)
Third Sunday after Pentecost
June 10, 2018COLOR IS GREEN
“The Family of God”
1 Samuel 8:4-11, (12-15), 16-20, (11:14-15) Psalm 130 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1 Mark 3:20-35
Proper 6 (11)
Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
June 17, 2018COLOR IS GREEN
“The Kingdom of God”
1 Samuel 15:34 – 16:13 Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15 2 Corinthians 5:6-10, (11-13), 14-17 Mark 4:26-34
Proper 7 (12)
Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
June 24, 2018COLOR IS GREEN
“The Creation Obeys Jesus”
1 Samuel 17:57-18:5, 18:10-16 Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32 2 Corinthians 6:1-13 Mark 4:35-41

Meese Chapel Worship Planner-Pentecost and Church Season Cont. 2018

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

COMMUNION SUNDAY
July 1, 2018
“Communion Wisdom”

Proverbs 9:1-6

Psalm 111 Ephesians 5:15-20 John 6:51-58
Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
July 8, 2018
“Honorable Prophet”
2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10 Psalm 123 2 Corinthians 12:2-10 Mark 6:1-13
Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
July 15, 2018
“Mis-Guided Choices”
2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19 Psalm 85:8-13 Ephesians 1:3-14 Mark 6:14-29
Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
July 22, 2018
 “No Rest for the Righteous”
2 Samuel 7:1-14a Psalm 23 Ephesians 2:11-22 Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
July 29, 2018
“What Jesus Can Do”
2 Samuel 11:1-15 Psalm 145:10-18 Ephesians 3:14-21 John 6:1-21
GUEST SPEAKER: GLENN GERKE

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

COMMUNION SUNDAY
August 5, 2018
“The Work of God is.?”

2 Samuel 11:26 – 12:13a Psalm 78:23-29 Ephesians 4:1-16 John 6:24-35
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
August 12, 2018
“Taught by God”
2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33 Psalm 34:1-8 Ephesians 4:25-5:2 John 6:35, 41-51
Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
August 19, 2018
“The Power of Jesus”
2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27 Psalm 30 2 Corinthians 8:7-15 Mark 5:21-43

[ALL ALTER COLORS ARE GREEN ACCEPT FOR

COMMUNION SUNDAYS WHICH ARE WHITE OF COURSE.]

Worship Plan Meese Chapel UMC – Auburn, IN

After Pentecost 2018 Continued…

THE COLOR IS GREEN ON THE ALTER ACCEPT FOR COMMUNION SUNDAYS ARE WHITE.

fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
August 26, 2018
“Spirit Who Gives Life”
1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43 Psalm 34:15-22 Ephesians 6:10-20 John 6:56-69
COMMUNION
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 2, 2018
“What Defiles and What Glorifies”
Song of Solomon 2:8-13 Psalm 15 James 1:17-27 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 9, 2018
“Jesus Releases and Heals All Who Believe”
Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23 Psalm 146 James 2:1-10, (11-13), 14-17 Mark 7:24-37
Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 16, 2018
“Your Life is Worth..?
Proverbs 1:20-33 Psalm 116:1-9 James 3:1-12 Mark 8:27-38
Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 23, 2018
“The Least Among Us is the Greatest”
Proverbs 31:10-31 Psalm 54 James 3:13 – 4:3, 7-8a Mark 9:30-37
Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 30, 2018
“If It’s Not Broke Than Don’t Fix It”
Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22 Psalm 19:7-14 James 5:13-20 Mark 9:38-50
COMMUNION
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
October 7, 2018
“God Made Them…”
Job 1:1, 2:1-10 Psalm 8 Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12 Mark 10:2-16
Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
October 14, 2018
“First Things First”
Job 23:1-9, 16-17 Psalm 90:12-17 Hebrews 4:12-16 Mark 10:17-31
Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost
October 21, 2018
“Rank Has Its Responsibilities”
Job 38:1-7, (34-41) Isaiah 53:4-12 Hebrews 5:1-10 Mark 10:35-45
Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost
October 28, 2018
“Faith Makes Well”
Job 42:1-6, 10-17 Psalm 126 Hebrews 7:23-28 Mark 10:46-52
COMMUNION

All Saints Day Observed (trad. Nov 1)
November 4, 2018
(Sometimes observed on first Sunday in November)
“Jesus Prays Out-Loud”

Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm 24 Revelation 21:1-6a John 11:32-44
Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
November 11, 2018
“Sincere Gratitude”
Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17 Psalm 146 Hebrews 9:24-28 Mark 12:38-44
Twenty-Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
November 18, 2018
“Everything as Usual”
1 Samuel 1:4-20 Psalm 16 Hebrews 10:11-14, (15-18), 19-25 Mark 13:1-8

NEXT IS THANKS GIVING AND ADVENT SEASON.

2019 UPDATE

Ash Wednesday was a blessing! NEXT WE CELEBRATE PALM SUNDAY APRIL 14 WORSHIP AT 10AM, MAUNDY THURSDAY WORSHIP APRIL 18 AT 7PM, GOOD FRIDAY WORSHIP APRIL 19 AT 7PM, AND RESURRECTION (EASTER) SUNDAY APRIL 21 AT 9AM WITH BREAKFAST IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY WORSHIP! ALL ARE INVITED!