Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost
September 25, 2016
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Dinner 6 p.m. – Christian Recovery meeting 7 p.m.
Downstairs fellowship hall
BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY
Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.
IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA
Nurture Ministry – Barbara Smith (732) 495-1672
1st UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT
1104 OCEAN AVENUE
SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760
CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003
SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10 AM
MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY
1ST SUNDAY– 2PM
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: Friends, hear the Good News! You are blessed if you believe the Good News Jesus preaches to the poor.
People: We do not find Jesus Christ to be a stumbling block, and believe the Good News he preaches to the poor.
Leader: Friends, believe the Good News!
People: In Jesus Christ, we are forgiven.
INTRODUCTION “Into My Heart” (Verse 1) FWS 2160
HYMN OF INVOCATION
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: As long as you live, praise the Royal One.
People: We sing praise to our God all our lives long.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
All the glory of earthly monarchs pales in contrast to your majesty in both power and compassion, immortal Sovereign. Your love in the princely Christ encourages our audience, and your Spirit’s inspiration enables our worship. Receive us in the name of Jesus Christ. Amen
HEARING OF THE WORD
“JEREMIAH 32:1-3,6-15” PAGE 1231
HYMN OF PREPARATION
Psalm “91:1-6, 14-16” UMH 810
“1 TIMOTHY 6:6-19” PAGE 1848
“LUKE 16:19-31” PAGE 1627
“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
Benediction and Sending Forth FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
As you are able – please stand to Praise God