Second Sunday in Lent 2018
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Every Sunday – 6:30 to 8:00 pm
6:30 Fellowship Dinner/7:00 – 8:00 Step Study
BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY
Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.
IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA
The Sunday School program is held during our regular Sunday service. Our Safe Sanctuary Certified teachers are Reilee Turner and Grace Dakoglou. For ages 2-14 – All Are Welcome.
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 10AM
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: Praise the Lord, all his heavenly hosts, you his
servants who do his will.
People: Praise the Lord, all his works everywhere in
Leader: Praise the Lord, my soul.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Let all who see God be joyful in heart and exult in
the hallowed name.
People: We will live in the divine presence always as a
source of our strength.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Wise, just, and merciful God, we seek you with joyful
hearts because you have been revealed to us through
Jesus Christ. We hallow your name in the prayer he
taught us and by our worship enabled by your Holy Spirit
Hear our prayers and our hymns of praise in Jesus’ name.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 22
“Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm 22:25-31” UMH 753
NEW TESTAMENT READING PAGE 1750 “Romans 4:13-25”
GOSPEL PAGE 1570
“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 SOURCES
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD