Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost
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SUNDAY SERVICE STARTS AT 10:00
Every SATURDAY – 6:30 to 8:30 pm
BELFORD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
108 Church St., Belford
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.
SEA BRIGHT ANGELS
The Sea Bright Angels meet weekly. Ages 12 to 18 – all are welcome. Sharon Burns – (732) 530-7003 or text (732) 861-9041
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: Do not exploit the poor because they are poor and do not crush the needy in court, for the LORD will take up their case and will exact life for life.
People: Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered,
Leader: or you may learn their ways and get yourself ensnared.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 117
“O God, Our Help in Ages Past”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Exalt our Sovereign God, and extol God’s name, the One who is holy and mighty.
People: We will extol the One who is holy and mighty, who loves justice and forgives our misdeeds.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Glorious are your deeds, O God, and we proclaim them in our own generation and to generations following us. You speak to us in great mysteries and in common daily gifts. Primarily, we know you and come to you through Jesus Christ, in whose preeminent name we pray. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
“Exodus 17:1-7” Page 112
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 620
“One Bread, One Body”
PSALM “Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16” UMH 799
NEW TESTAMENT READING
“Philippians 2:1-13” PAGE 1824
“Matthew 21:23-32” PAGE 1536
“MORNING MESSAGE” Pastor Michael Turner
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
MOMENT OF SILENCE
AFFIRMATION OF FAITH
GLORIA PATRI UMH 70
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
INVITATION TO COMMUNION UMH 12
THE GREAT THANKSGIVING UMH 13
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH 399
“Take My Life, and Let It Be”
BENEDICTION & SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD