Sunday Bulletin: Jul 26, 2015

WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!

A Service of Word & Music

RINGING OF THE BELL

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

 

PRELUDE      (A time to relax and enter the mindset of worship)

 

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  “…Be strong and courageous.  Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged,

People:  for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”

 INTRODUCTION   “Into My Heart” (Verse 1)               FWS 2160

 HYMN OF INVOCATION                                               UMH 540

“ ”

 CALL TO WORSHIP

Leader:  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with all of you.

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Come with concealment to confess your sins.

People:  We will return to our homes happy that our sins have been put away!

 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

We bow before you, O God, for you are the parent from whom every family in heaven and on earth takes its name.  We pray that, according to the riches of your glory, you will grant that we may be strengthened in our inner being with power through the Spirit, that Christ may dwell in our hearts through faith.  In His name.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

 

OLD TESTAMENT READING                                         

“2 Samuel 11:1-15”                                Sp lP or

 

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                          UMH  

     “ ”

 

PSALM                                 14                                    UMH 746

                          

NEW TESTAMENT READING

“Ephesians 3:14-21”                          SP LP or

 

GOSPEL reading

John 6:1-21”                                     SP lp or

    

“MORNING MESSAGE”                           Pastor Michael Turner

 

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

 

Moment of silence

 

Affirmation of faith

 

Gloria Patri                                                               UMH 70

 

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

 

Passing of the Peace           

 

Offering of self and resources

 

Hymn of Dedication                                                   UMH                                             

     “ ”                                                                         

 

Benediction and Sending Forth                     fws 2160

     “Into My Heart” (Verse 2)

Prayer Requests: July 19, 2015

Prayer Requests

July 12, 2015

Pastor Mike:  Prayers for how we can assimilate.  Prayers for a Christian nation.  As a Christian we are called to encourage others.

George:  Thank God for my grandchildren.

Skylar:  Prayers for family.

Sue:  Prayers of thanks and gratitude for all of my blessings.  Prayers of thanks for the safe travels my family and I had.  We did a lot of traveling while visiting our family.  Prayers for Bob Handson.  He just had a stroke and it has affected his speech and mobility.  Continued prayers for the Clauer family.  Prayers for the families of the military people that were murdered.  Prayers for our country to return to a Godly nation.

Richard:  Add Richard’s requests from the office

Pat:  Thank God that I woke up this morning and I will do what God wants me to do.

Marie:  Prayers of blessings for my blessings.  Prayers for my sister-in-law who was just diagnosed with an auto immune deficiency.  I have been hurting for 3 years for my grandson.  It’s time for me to give it all over to God.  Prayers for the willingness to be able to let it go and let God take over.  I pray for peace in my life.

Geoff:  Healing prayers for Eddie Smack who is suffering with cancer.

Tom:  Prayers for wisdom and discernment. Prayers for my family.  Prayers of thanks for all of my blessings.

Virginia:  Prayers of thanks for yesterday.  Prayers for y boy.  We are close to getting him into a rehab.  Prayers for God to help my boy with his depression.

Joan:  Prayers of healing for Lucas.  Prayers of healing for Fran, she is home from the rehab center.

Reilee:  Prayers of patience for my mom as she will be having house guests.  Prayers of thanks for my friends.

Austin:  Continued prayers for Jeremy and his family and continued prayers for Nick and his rehabilitation.

Kathleen:  Prayers of thanks for my many blessings and for my family.

Frieda:  Prayers for all of the people traveling.

Tony:   Prayers of thanks and prayers for healing for the family of Marissa Procopio.

Bobbie:  Prayers for world peace and family.

Jim:  Prayers for all of the care takers out there.

 

Offertory Prayer

God of miracles, you are continually working wonders! We are amazed by your extravagant love and kindness. You invite us be mindful of everything that you have provided. Free us from worrying about what we do not have. Open our eyes to recognize your children who are in need. May these gifts bountifully bless those in our community, we pray through Christ our Lord. Amen. (John 6:1-21)

Sunday Bulletin: July 19, 2015

WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!

A Service of Word & Music

RINGING OF THE BELL

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

PRELUDE      (A time to relax and enter the mindset of worship)

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:   If you declare with your mouth, ”Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.

People:   For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.

INTRODUCTION   “Into My Heart” (Verse 1)               FWS 2160

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                               UMH

“ ”

CALL TO WORSHIP

Leader:  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with all of you.

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Relax.  You have heard the invitation of the Christ.

People:  We have come to this quiet place for rest and renewal.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

We are not like sheep without a shepherd, O God, for you have gathered us into a single people in Christ.  Though we were once far off, we have been brought near by the blood of Christ, who is our peace.  Receive our worship with the communion of saints through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

OLD TESTAMENT READING                                         

“2 Samuel 1:1-14”                         Sp lP or

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                          UMH  

     “ ”

PSALM                                 89 (20-37)                       UMH 807

NEW TESTAMENT READING

“Ephesians 2:11-22”                          SP LP or

 GOSPEL reading

Mark 6:30-34, 53-56”                        SP lp or

“MORNING MESSAGE”                           Pastor Michael Turner

 

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

 

Moment of silence

Affirmation of faith

Gloria Patri                                                               UMH 70

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

Passing of the Peace           

Offering of self and resources

Hymn of dedication                                                   UMH                                             

     “ ”                                                                          

Benediction and sending forth                     fws 2160

     “Into My Heart” (Verse 2)

 As you are able – please stand to praise god

Prayer Requests: July 12, 2015

George Finegan:  Lord, thank you for allowing us to come to this meeting house for salvation, love, and promise.  We pray for the Clauers, keep the Clauer family close to You.  Travel mercies for Sue.  We pray for all those suffering with substance abuse problems be addressed, and that You stay close to them.  Prayers for healing mercies for Veronica’s daughter.  Prayers for Eddie, work through his doctors to help him.  Prayers for Donna’s Uncle Bob and Aunt Diane, extend Your healing hand and give them strength, physically and spiritually.  Prayers for Marisa’s family – comfort and peace.  Lord we don’t know why but we know that she is safe with You and that is all we can hope and pray.  We pray You help to locate the missing girls and that they are safe.  Prayers for healing mercies for Maria’s Mom and her friend be heard.  We offer all these prayers in Jesus’ name.

Barbara:  Prayers of thanks and gratitude.  Prayers for safe travel mercies for Sue.  Healing mercies for the Clauers.  Prayers for Drew, who has had a relapse.

Joanne R:  Prayers for Veronica’s daughter who is in the hospital.

Donna:  Prayers for my Aunt Diane and Uncle Bob –healing mercies.  

Geoff:  Healing mercies for Eddie.

Kathleen:  Special prayers for all people suffering from addictions that the may find the Lord.

Virginia:  Prayers for Kathy and Joe on the loss of their granddaughter Marisa.

Joan:  Prayers of thanks to God for being so generous with all my blessings.  Prayers for the lady at work that she have faithfulness in God.

Winn:  Prayers of thanks that my grand daughter found a job.  Keep her safe and with the Lord.  Prayers for Megan – missing in Long Branch.  Prayers for the kidnapped women.

Marie:  Prayers for healing mercies for my Mom and for my friend.

 

Offertory Prayer

July 19, 2015

 Good Shepherd, you generously give us all that we need. You guide us to safe places where you feed and heal us, giving rest and renewal. Thank you for taking care of us and restoring our spirits. In gratitude for your abundant blessings, we respond by sharing these tithes and offerings for the work of your church. May our ministries bring the new life that you intend for all people. We ask this in the name of Christ our Lord. Amen. (Psalm 23)

Sunday Bulletin: July 12, 2015

WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!

A Service of Word & Music

RINGING OF THE BELL

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

 

PRELUDE      (A time to relax and enter the mindset of worship)

 

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  The wages of the righteous is life,

People:   but the earnings of the wicked are sin and death.

 

INTRODUCTION   “Into My Heart” (Verse 1)               FWS 2160

 

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                               UMH

“ ”

 

CALL TO WORSHIP

 

Leader:  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with all of you.

People:  And also with you.

 

Leader:  Believer, you are clothed with the garments of salvation.

People:  As loyal servants of the heavenly realm we shout for joy.

 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Benevolent God, you receive the worship of your varied peoples with a variety of styles of music and ritual.  May our worship offer you the best we can present to you, whatever our talent, in the Spirit of Jesus Christ.  Amen

 

HEARING OF THE WORD

OLD TESTAMENT READING                                         

“2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19”                         Sp lP or

 

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                          UMH  

     “ ”

 

PSALM                                24                                    UMH 755

                          

NEW TESTAMENT READING

“Ephesians 1:3-14”                            SP LP or

 

GOSPEL reading

Mark 6:14-29”                                   SP lp or

    

“MORNING MESSAGE”                           Pastor Michael Turner

 

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

 

moment of silence

 

Affirmation of faith

 

Gloria Patri                                                               UMH 70

 

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

 

Passing of the peace           

 

Offering of self and resources

 

Hymn of dedication                                                    UMH                                              

     “ ”                                                                         

 

Benediction and sending forth                     fws 2160

     “Into My Heart” (Verse 2)

 

As you are able – please stand to praise god

Prayer Requests: July 5, 2015

Prayer Requests

July 5, 2015

Pastor Michael:  All that we have and all that we need comes from the Lord.  Prayers of gratitude and praise for comfort and compassion.  Prayers for healing mercies.  Prayers for travel mercies for Sue.  Prayers for healing.  Prayers for wise solutions.  Prayers for the familes still not back in Sea Bright.  Prayers for discernment and understanding – peace that passes understanding.  Please answer these prayers and those we hold in our hearts.

George:  Prayers of thanks for God’s faithfulness.

Austin:  Prayers for Jeremy and his family and for my buddy Nick.

 Reilee:  Prayers of thanks for my great family and especially for the party yesterday.

Kathleen:  Gratitude that God is in my life and He is in control.  Prayers of gratitude for the peace He gives me.

Tom:  Prayers for my family and gratitude.  Prayers for Phyllis.  Prayers for my friend who lost a brother.

Virginia:  Prayers for my boy and for strength for me.

Joan:  Prayers for patience on the Lord.

Kyle:  Prayers of thanks for family and for all my blessings.

Bindy:  Prayers for strength and patience.

Sister In Christ:  Prayers for understanding.

Lucas:  Prayers for family.

Sissie:  Prayers of thanks and gratitude and prayers to keep my Dad strong and to keep my family together.

Joseph:  Prayers for each that lives in my house.  Prayers for Shawn and family.  Gratitude for God working in me and for giving me freedom.

Andrew:  Prayers for my Mom and brother.  Prayers for Erick on the birth of his new healthy baby boy.  Prayers of gratitude that God woke me up today.

Winn:  Prayers for family members and for my daughter-in-law.  Prayers for my daughter.  Prayers for myself for healing mercies.

Barbara:  Prayers of thank and praise for all my blessings and for the path that He has us on.

Marie:  Prayers for healing mercies for my Mom.  Prayers of gratitude for my son and the path he is on.

Tony:  Prayers for guidance and patience and prayers of thanks for good family and friends.

Skylar:  Prayers for family.

Bobbie:  Prayers for family.

Sharon:  Thanks for all my blessings.  Prayers for my Mom and for my niece, safe travel mercies.

 

Offertory Prayer

July 12, 2015

Lord of the heavenly hosts, you are enthroned on the cherubim! We praise you for your glory and majesty. You always keep your promise to be in our midst when we gather together in your holy name. Make us more like King David, who rejoiced with great gladness and singing in your presence. Let others see and hear our joy and be drawn to you. We dedicate our offerings and our lives to your service, through Christ your son. Amen. (2 Samuel 6:1-19)