Sunday Bulletin: Dec 08, 2019

Second Sunday of Advent

December 8, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

NORTHERN SHORE CLUSTER CHOIR 

The Northern Shore Cluster Choir will be performing ‘A Christmas Cantatas’ on SUNDAY – TODAY @ 3:30 pm

Lutheran Church of the Reformation 

992 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 

GIFTS FOR THE HOMELESS

It’s that ‘time of year’ when we think about the Gift we received from God – ‘The Birth of His Son”.  

Let’s take this time to think about those that are less fortunate, many without homes.  Will you share with others by donating Gift Cards, Socks or Mittens?  See the enclosed insert for details.  

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next performance to be announced.

Text Box: PASTOR: MICHAEL TURNER Cell Phone:  848-218-2171 
LAY LEADER & MUSICIAN:  GEORGE FINEGAN 
LAY SERVANTS:  REILEE TURNER, GRACE DAKOGLOU,                      ROBERT LAMBERT


Outreach 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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:  I was pushed back and about to fall, but the 

              Lord helped me.

People:  The Lord is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation. Amen.

Lighting of the Second Candle – See Insert

INTRODUCTION            “INTO MY HEART”      (Verse 1)  FWS 2160

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                                           UMH  213

“Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Mighty Gates”                

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:   With one mind and one voice, praise God the Parent of our Lord Jesus Christ, and ours.   

People: We will glorify God, who is merciful, and sing hymns to God, who has many hallowed names.  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION 

We hallow your name, O God, and join our hearts, and minds and voices in prayers and hymns and responses.  You graciously receive our worship inspired by the Spirit, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                          

 “Isaiah 11:1-10”                                                        Page 1077

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                       UMH 203

“Hail to the Lord’s Anointed”

PSALM                    “72”                                             UMH 795                         

SECOND READING

“Romans 15:4-13”                                                     Page 1765        

GOSPEL             

“Matthew 3:1-12”                                                       Page 1503

MORNING MESSAGE                             Pastor Michael Turner

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES

AFFIRMATION OF FAITH                                         

GLORIA PATRI                                                                  UMH 70

PRAYERS FOR THE PEOPLE             

OFFERING OF SELF & RESOURCES 

INVITATION TO COMMUNION                                 UMH 12

THE GREAT THANKSGIVING                                  UMH 13

HYMN OF DEDICATION                                            UMH 617

     “I Come With Joy”

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH             FWS 2160

     “Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Nov 24, 2019

Christ the King Sunday

November 24, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

NORTHERN SHORE CLUSTER CHOIR 

The Northern Shore Cluster Choir will be performing ‘A Christmas Cantatas’ on SUNDAY – DECEMBER 8 @ 3:30 pm

Lutheran Church of the Reformation 

992 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 

GIFTS FOR THE HOMELESS

It’s that ‘time of year’ when we think about the Gift we received from God – ‘The Birth of His Son”.  

Let’s take this time to think about those that are less fortunate, many without homes.  Will you share with others by donating Gift Cards, Socks or Mittens?  See the enclosed insert for details.  

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Saturday – December 7, 2019 @ 8pm to 10pm

‘Christmas Carolers & Crooners’

Nurture & Outreach 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

RINGING OF THE BELL

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

Leader:  The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?

People:  The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?  

Leader:  When evildoers assail me, to devour my flesh, my adversaries and foes shall stumble and fall.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 327

“Crown Him with Many Crowns”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Follow Christ into the way of peace,   

People:  for by the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high has broken upon us, to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death.  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

God of light, we worship you because your Son has become the sunshine of our world, bringing us illumination in the darkness of doubt and hope in the shadow of death.  Receive our prayers inspired by the Spirit of the risen Christ.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING

“JEREMIAH 23:1-6                                       Page 1212

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 295

“In the Cross of Christ I Glory”   

PSALM               46                                              UMH 780

SECOND READING

“COLLASSIANS 1:11-20”                                Page 1829

GOSPEL 

“LUKE 23:33-43”                                                 Page 1642

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 297               

“Beneath the Cross of Jesus”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Nov 17, 2019

Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost

November 17, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

GIFTS FOR THE HOMELESS

It’s that ‘time of year’ when we think about the Gift we received from God – ‘The Birth of His Son”.  

Let’s take this time to think about those that are less fortunate, many without homes.  Will you share with others by donating Gift Cards, Socks or Mittens?  See the enclosed insert for details.  

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next Performance To Be Announced  

Nurture & Outreach 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

RINGING OF THE BELL

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

Leader:  A kindhearted woman gains honor, 

People:  But ruthless men gain only wealth.  

Leader:  Those who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 383

“This Is a Day of New Beginnings”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Sing praises to the Eternal One, who has done gloriously.  

People:  We will let this be known in all the earth, for great in our midst is the Holy One of Israel and the church.  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Holy God, you have come in our midst through Jesus Christ and to the heart of the church by the Holy Spirit.   We have gathered again to praise your glorious grace and truth manifest in Jesus Christ, in whose name we pray.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING

“ISAIAH 65:17-25                                           Page 1166

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 694

“Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”   

PSALM               118                                            UMH 839

SECOND READING

“2 Thessalonians 3:6-13”                               Page 1841

GOSPEL 

“LUKE 21:5-19”                                                   Page 1636

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 413               

“A Charge to Keep I Have”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Nov 03, 2019

Twentifirst Sunday After Pentecost

November 3, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Thursday – Oct. 10..  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next Performance To Be Announced

Nurture/Outreach – 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  How many are your works, Lord!.  

People:  In wisdom you made them all;

Leader:  the earth is full of your creatures.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 662

“Stand Up and Bless the Lord”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Come in the right spirit.  

People:  The righteous live by their faith. 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Infinite and holy God, our faith brings us to you in humility to seek your hearing and to receive your blessing. Receive the worship we offer in the Spirit you have shared with us in human measure by the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.   

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE 1461                

“HABAKKUK 1:1-4, 2:1-4                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 591   

“Rescue the Perishng”                          

PSALM          “119”137-144”                               UMH 840

SECOND READING                                               PAGE 1839

“2 THESSALONIANS 1:1-4, 11-12”

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1632

“LUKE 19:1-10”                                              

MESSAGE       

“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

OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES

HYMN OF DEDICATION                                    UMH 534

“Be Still, My Soul”                                                              

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Oct 06, 2019

World Communion Sunday

October 6, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Thursday – Oct. 10..  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next performance To Be Advised 

Nurture/Outreach – 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.  

People:  Let someone else praise you, and not your own mouth; an outsider, and not your own lips.  

Leader:  Pride brings a person low but the lowly in spirit gain honor.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 374

“Standing on the Promises ”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Let us sing of mercy and justice as we give sincere praise to God.

People:  It is good that one should wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord..  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Unchanging God, your steadfast love never ceases, and your mercies never come to an end.  We appreciate your mercies that are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.  Receive our worship as we come to your through Jesus Christ our Savior and Lord.  Amen

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE 1276                 

“LAMENTATIONS 1:1-6                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 714    

“I Know Whom I Have Believed”                          

PSALM          “137”                                               UMH 852

SECOND READING                                               PAGE 1850

“2 TIMOTHY 1:1-14”

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1628

“LUKE 17:5-10”                                              

MESSAGE       

“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

OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES

HYMN OF DEDICATION                                    UMH 452

“My Faith Looks Up to Thee”                                                       

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Sep 29, 2019

Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost

September 29, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

Held Every SUNDAY – In our Downstairs Fellowship Hall 

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Upstairs Fellowship Area

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Thursday – Oct. 10..  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next performance To Be Advised 

Nurture/Outreach – 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

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB: www.seabrightumc.org

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:  Better a little with the fear of the Lord

People:  Than great wealth with turmoil.  

Leader:  Better a small serving of vegetables with love 

People:  Than a fattened calf with hatred.

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:  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

FIRST READING                                                    Page 1231        

Jeremiah 32:1-3, 6-15”

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMH

“”

PSALM          “Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16”                    UMH 810

SECOND READING                                               Page 1848     

“1 Timothy 6:6-19”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page 1627

Luke 16:19-31                                                  

MESSAGE       

“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

Sunday Bulletin: Sep 15, 2019

Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

September 15, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

RESUMES THIS SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 15th

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Thursday – Oct. 10..  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next performance September 28th – 8:00 to 10:00 pm

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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 make friends with a hot-tempered person,

People: 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 

“”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Bring to the Sovereign of the ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, honor and glory  

People: We bring to God a humble spirit, for God will not reject a humble and repentant heart.   

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

In humility and penitence we bow before you, O God, to bring honor to you, turning from behavior that is shameful in your sight  Remember our human frailty and receive our imperfect worship for the sake of your worshipful Son, Jesus Christ.  Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page1178        

Jeremiah 4:11-12,22-28”

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMH

“”

PSALM          “Psalm 14”                                        UMH 746

SECOND READING                                               Page 1844      

“1 Timothy 1:12-17”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1625

Luke 15:1-10

MESSAGE       

“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

Sunday Bulletin: Sep 08, 2019

Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost

September 8, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

RESUMES NEXT SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 15th

Dinner 6:30 pm –Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

BIBLE STUDY 

Every Tuesday – Dinner 6:30 pm – Meeting 7:00 – 8:00 pm

ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL MEETING 

Sept. 10 – 5 pm – Downstairs ALL WELCOME

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Thursday – Oct. 10..  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next performance September 28th – 8:00 to 10:00 pm

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  I will sing of the Lord’s great love forever;

People: With my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations.    

Leader:  I will declare that your love stands firm forever, that you have established your faithfulness in heaven itself.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 415

“Take Up Thy Cross”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Come and speak to our gracious Monarch, 

People: God listens to the prayers of the lowly and will give us courage. 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Sovereign of sovereigns, we come to you confident of being received because your royal Son, Jesus, lived among us as a commoner. Your Spirit urges us to pray and teaches us how we must change to become your royal children.  Accept our praise and our petitions in the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page1205        

Jeremiah 18:1-11”

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   FWS 2152

“Change My Heart, O God”

PSALM          “Psalm 139:1-6, 3-18”                    UMH 854

SECOND READING                                               Page 1858      

“Philemon 1:1-21”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1624

Luke 14:25-33

MESSAGE       

“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                                       FWS 2129                 

“I Have Decided To Follow Jesus”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Sep 01, 2019

Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

September 1, 2019

Starting NEXT Sunday – September 8, 2019

SERVICES WILL BEGIN @ 10 AM

FOOTPRINTS

RESUMES NEXT SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 8, @ 6 pm 

ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL MEETING 

Sept. 10 – 5 pm – Downstairs 

SUN SET SERVICES Have Ended 

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will continue to prepare dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

To Be Advised 

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 2PM

WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!

A Service of Word & Music

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.  

People: Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.  

Leader: In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat for he grants sleep to those he loves.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 185

“When Morning Gilds the Skies”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Sing the praises of God; raise a psalm to the hallowed name.  

People: We will be joyful, and exult before the Parent of the parentless, the Companion of the lonely, the One who makes a home for us all.  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

No earthly parent supersedes you, O God.  No brother or sister loves us as much as our heavenly brother, Jesus Christ. No human family spirit is as holy and strong as your church.  We worship you, O God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE 1172                 

“JEREMIAH 2:4-13                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 128     

“He Leadeth Me: O Blessed Thought”                          

PSALM          “8:1, 10-16”                                    UMH 803

SECONDREADING                                               PAGE 1877

“HEBREWS 13:1-8, 15-16”

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1623

“LUKE 14:1, 7-14”                                              

MESSAGE       

“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

OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES

HYMN OF DEDICATION                                   UMH 593

“Here I Am, Lord”                                                   

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Aug 25, 2018

Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

August 25, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume the Sunday after Labor Day

Starting Sunday September 8, 2019

SERVICES WILL BEGIN @ 10 AM

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

Held on the public beach. In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUS DINNERS

Our youth group will continue to prepare dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Held Saturday – August 24, 2019 

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. 

People: I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing the praises of your name, O Most High.

Leader:  The Lord reigns forever; he has established his throne for judgement.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 662

“Stand Up and Bless the Lord”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Come, everyone.  Rejoice at all the wonderful things that Jesus Christ has done and is doing still.        

People: We will give thanks and offer to God an acceptable worship with reverence and awe. 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

We come to you, O God, on this day of rest and celebration in thanksgiving for the day of our Savior’s rising from the grave and in anticipation of the works of salvation he is yet to do.  Receive our worship as the Spirit enables us to pray in humble fashion.  Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page  1170       

Jeremiah 1:4-10”

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMC 121

“There’s a Wideness in God’s Mercy”

PSALM          “Psalm  71:1-6”                                UMH 794

SECOND READING                                               Page 1876        

“Hebrews 12:18-29”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1622

Luke 13:10-17

MESSAGE       

“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 261                 

“Lord of the Dance”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Aug 18, 2019

Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

August 18, 2019 

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume the Sunday after Labor Day

Starting Sunday September 8, 2019

SERVICES WILL BEGIN @ 10 AM

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

Held on the public beach. In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUS DINNERS

Our youth group will continue to prepare dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Saturday – August 24, 2019 – Open Mike Night

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  In you, O Lord, do I take refuge; let me never be put to shame!  

People: In your righteousness deliver me and rescue me; incline your ear to me, and save me!

Leader:  Be to me a rock of refuge, a strong fortress, to save me, for you are my rock and my fortress.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 577

“God of Grace and God of Glory”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Fix your eyes on Jesus on whom faith depends from start to finish.        

People: That will help; us not to lose heart and grow faint.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

We turn, gracious God, from all that would distract us to see you in the face of Jesus Christ.  Divine Spirit, clear our sight that our view may not be distorted but worshiping in spirit and truth may perpetuate life eternal, through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 1066         

Isaiah 5:1-7”

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMC 560

“Help Us Accept Each Other”

PSALM          “Psalm  80:1-2, 8-19”                    UMH 801

SECOND READING                                               Page 1874        

“Hebrews 11:29-12-2”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1621

Luke 12:49-56

MESSAGE       

“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 415                 

“Take Up Thy Cross”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Jul 28, 2019

Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

July 28, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

Held on the public beach. In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group prepared dinner on July 25 for the families at Ronald McDonald House.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

We hosted the performance on Friday July 26th

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE, SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart; before the gods I sing your praise;

People: I bow down toward your holy temple  

Leader:  And give thanks to your name for your steadfast love and faithfulness;  

People:  For you have exalted your name and your word above everything.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 110

“A Mighty Fortress Is Our God”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Human as we are, let us intercede with God        

People: For ourselves and for our sinful world.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Transcendent God, approachable God, loving God, we come to worship you in humility and admitting our need for the aid of your Spirit to pray appropriately and in accordance with your will.  Receive us as we offer our prayers, our songs, our offerings, and ourselves through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 1400           

Hosea 1:2-10

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMC 399

“Take My Life, and Let It Be”

PSALM          “Psalm 85”                                        UMH 806

SECOND READING                                               Page 1830           

“Colossians 2:6-19”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1616

Luke 11:1-13

MESSAGE       

“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 430                 

“O Master, Let Me Walk with Thee”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Jul 7, 2019

Fourth Sunday After Pentecost

July 7, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

Held on the Sea Bright Public Beach 

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will continue to prepare meals for the families at Ronald McDonald House over the summer.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

To Be Announced

Nurture/Outreach Ministry – Barbara Smith – 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 2PM

WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!

A Service of Word & Music

PREPARATION FOR THE WORD

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

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Leader:  Praise the Lord, blessed are those who fear the Lord, who greatly delight in God’s commandments!

People: Their descendants will be mighty in the land;

Leader:  The generation of the upright will be blessed.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 163

“Ask Ye What Great Thing I Know”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Sing praises to the Eternal as God’s faithful ones.

People: We give thanks to God’s holy name.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Eternal God, we hallow your name in praise and prayer.  You discipline us with strong love but save us with unmeasured grace. Receive our thankful worship through Jesus Christ our Redeemer.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE  572                 

“2 KINGS 5:1-14                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 480     

“O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go”                          

PSALM          “30”                                               UMH 762

SECONDREADING                                               PAGE 1813

“GALATIANS 6:1-16”

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1613

“LUKE 10:1-11,16-20”                                              

MESSAGE       

“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 301

“Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross”                                                           

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Jun 30,2019

Third Sunday After Pentecost

June 30, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

HELD ON THE SEA BRIGHT PUBLIC BEACH

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will continue to prepare dinners for the families at Ronald McDonald House over the summer months.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next date to be advised.

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  To you, Lord, I call; you are my Rock, 

People: Do not turn a deaf ear to me.

Leader:  Hear my cry for mercy as I call to you for help, as I lift up my hands toward your Most Holy Place.

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:  Call to mind the deeds of the Eternal One.

People: We remember the God who works wonders.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

We leave behind our trivial pursuits, O God, to meditate on what you do and have done for us.  Receive our worship and lead us in your holy way, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 566           

2 Kings 2:1-14

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   

“”

PSALM          “Psalm 77:1-2, 11-20”                         UMH 798

SECOND READING                                               Page 1812           

“Galatians 5:1, 13-25”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1613

Luke 9:51-62”

MESSAGE       

“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

Sunday Bulletin: Jun 23, 2019

Second Sunday After Pentecost

June 23, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

HELD ON THE SEA BRIGHT PUBLIC BEACH

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group prepared dinner on June 19 for the families at Ronald McDonald House.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Next date to be advised.

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Blessed are those that consider the poor!

People: The Lord delivers them in the day of trouble; 

Leader:  The Lord protects them and keeps them alive; they are called blessed in the Land.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           UMH 127

“Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Come to God’s dwelling as to a beacon on a holy hill.  Let God’s light and truth lead you.       

People: We come to the altar of God to offer our joyful praise with heart and voice and instruments of music.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

In a dark world of lies and deceit, O God, we come to your light and your truth. Receive our praise and hear our prayers that we may be guided by your written Word and by the Word alive in the Spirit of Christ.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 555           

1 Kings 19:1-15

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   FWS 2025 

“As The Deer”

PSALM          “Psalm 42”                                        UMH 777

SECOND READING                                               Page  1810          

“Galatians 3:23-29”

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1609

Luke 8:26-39”

MESSAGE       

“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 361                 

“Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Jun 16, 2019

Trinity Sunday

June 16, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

HELD ON THE SEA BRIGHT PUBLIC BEACH

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6:30 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will prepare the next dinner on June 19. Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)   We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Held  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 8 pm 

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.

People: They are a garland to grace your head 

Leader:  And a chain to adorn your neck.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                           #1

“”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Let us exult in the hope of the divine splendor and even in our present suffering.     

People: We know that endurance gives proof that we have stood the test and our hope will not be mocked. 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

God-of-eternity, God-in-our-history, God-in-our-today, we come to worship you and to celebrate the names in which we have been baptized; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. As we hear your Word expand our concept of your mysterious Being that we may pray with deeper reverence in the name of Jesus Christ.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 995            

Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31                                                  

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   #2

“”

PSALM          “Psalm 8”                                          UMH 743

SECOND READING                                               Page 1750            

Romans 5:1-5

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1678

John 16:12-15”

MESSAGE       

“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                                       #3                  

“”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Jun 02, 2019

Seventh Sunday of Easter

June 2, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Will resume after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  – EVERY TUESDAY

HELD ON THE SEA BRIGHT PUBLIC BEACH

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will prepare the next dinner on June 19. Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)   We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace 908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Future performances to be announced.

Nurture/Outreach Ministry – Barbara Smith – 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 9:30 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Sing praises to the Lord, who dwells in Zion!

People: Tell among the peoples God’s deeds!

Leader:  The Lord who avenges blood is mindful of them, and does not forget the cry of the afflicted. . 

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:  Sing praises to God, who is monarch of all the earth, ..

People: We will sing praises to God with a psalm.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

With psalms and hymns and spiritual songs we come to worship you, O God, confessing our sins and seeking your pardon and our peace.  Receive us for the sake of Jesus Christ in whose name with yours and the Holy Spirit we were baptized.  Amen 

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE  1705                  

“ACTS 16:16-34                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH     

“”                         

PSALM          “97”                                               UMH 816

SECONDREADING                                               PAGE 1919

“REVELATION 22:12-14    

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1687

“JOHN 17:20-26”                                             

MESSAGE       

“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 

“”                                                        

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: May 26, 2019

Sixth Sunday in Easter

05/26/2019

STARTING NEXT SUNDAY – JUNE 2, 2019

SERVICES TO BEGIN AT 9:30 AM 

FOOTPRINTS

Cancelled until after Labor Day

SUN SET SURF SERVICE  

EVERY TUESDAY

HELD ON THE SEA BRIGHT PUBLIC BEACH

In Partnership with Middletown UMC & North Shore Fellowship Dinner 6 p.m. – Service 7 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth group will the next dinner on June 19.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal? (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help.        Contact Grace (908-303-9695

Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe

Future performances to be announced.

Nurture/Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Righteous are you, O Lord, and right are your judgements., 

People: You have appointed your testimonies in righteousness and in all faithfulness.

Leader:  My zeal consumes me, because my foes forget your words.

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:  Be glad and sing for joy,    

People: because God judges the peoples with justice and guides every nation on earth.  

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Joyfully, we come before you, though to be in your presence strikes us with awe, O God, Creator and Judge of all the worlds.  We come only in the confidence of the brothers and sisters of Jesus Christ inspired by his living and loving Spirit.  For their sakes receive us; through the same Jesus Christ our Savior.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 1719              

Acts 16:9-15

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMH

“”

PSALM          “Psalm 67”                                        UMH  791

SECOND READING                                               Page1938          

Revelation 21:10-22.5                                                  

GOSPEL                                                                    Page1676

John 14:23-29”

MESSAGE       

“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

Sunday Bulletin: Apr 28, 2019

Second Sunday In Easter

April 28, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday 6:00 Fellowship Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 Step Study Downstairs 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.

IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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 


RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth will continue with the program of preparing meals for the families at Ronald McDonald House.                        Contact Grace (908-303-9695) if interested in helping.

Nurture/Outreach Ministry Barbara Smith (732) 495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10:00 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?

People: The Lord is the stronghold of my life of whom shall I be afraid? 

Leader:  When evildoers assail me, to devour my flesh, my adversaries and foes shall stumble and fall..  

INTRODUCTION            “INTO MY HEART”     (Verse 1)  FWS 2160

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                                          UMH 64 

“Holy, Holy, Holy!  Lord God Almighty”                

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Worship reverently the One who is, who was, and who is to come, Sovereign of sovereigns.

People:  We will worship together with the faithful witness, the first-born from the dead, Jesus, our high priest.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Heavenly Sovereign, we approach your throne with awe, but in the company of your Son, Jesus Christ, who speaks for us as our high priest. Receive our worship inspired by the Spirit for the sake of the first-born from the dead, our living Lord, Jesus Christ.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                          

 “Acts 5:27-32”                                                       Page 1708

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                     UMH 454 

“Open My Eyes, That I May See”

PSALM     150                                                               UMH 862                                                                                    

SECOND READING

“Revelation 1:4-8”                                                     Page 1913        

GOSPEL             

“John 20:19-31”                                                        Page 1643

MESSAGE   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  420

“Breathe on Me, Breath of God”                                                       

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Easter Sunday 2019

Easter Sunday

April 21, 2019

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday 6:00 Fellowship Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 Step Study Downstairs 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.

IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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 


RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth will continue with the program of preparing meals for the families at Ronald McDonald House.                        Contact Grace (908-303-9695) if interested in helping.

Nurture/Outreach Ministry Barbara Smith (732) 495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10:00 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  The Lord reigns, let the earth rejoice, for the many coast lands be glad!

People: Clouds and thick darkness surround the Lord; 

Leader:  Righteousness and justice are the foundation of God’s throne.  

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 you all.

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  This is the day of the Lord’s victory.

People:  We will celebrate and be happy.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Glorious God, we celebrate the new day not only as the rising of the sun after the darkness of the night, but as the rising of your Son Jesus after the darkness of the valley of the shadow of death.  All glory be given to you: living God, risen Christ, eternal Spirit. Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                          

 “Acts 10:34-43”                                                        Page 1708

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                     UMH  

“”

PSALM     118: 1-2 14-24                                           UMH 839                                                                                    

SECOND READING

“1 Corinthians 15:19-26”                                          Page 1788        

GOSPEL             

“Luke 24:1-12”                                                          Page 1643

MESSAGE   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  

“”                                                            

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Apr 14, 2019

Palm Sunday 

April 14, 2019

NORTHERN SHORE CLUSTER CHOIR 

Performing today @ 3:30 pm

Lutheran Church of the Reformation

West Long Branch

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday 6:00 Fellowship Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 Step Study Downstairs 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.

IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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 


RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth prepared dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Wednesday, April 10.                      Contact Grace (908-303-9695) if interested in helping.

Nurture/Outreach Ministry Barbara Smith (732) 495-1672

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10:00 AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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 and thanksgiving be to God our maker,

People: Source of all blessing, prodigal creator.

Leader:  Baptized and made your own, now we come before you, while we adore you.

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 you all.

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Reverence the name of the Lord in the evening

People:  And His glory to the rising of the sun.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

In public worship and in private devotion we hallow your name, God of creation, Christ of the cross, Spirit of love.  Be present to us as we have heeded again your invitation to celebrate your gracious actions inJesus Christ our Savior.  Amen

BLESSING OF THE PALMS – Mark 11:10                   Page 1576

HEARING OF THE WORD

OLD TESTAMENT READING                                            

 “Isaish 50:4-9”                                                         Page 1142

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                     UMH 

PSALM     118                                                               UMH 839                                                                                    

NEW TESTAMENT READING

“Philippians 2:5-11”                                                 Page 1824        

GOSPEL             

“Luke 19:28-40”                                                      Page 1633

MESSAGE   MORNING MESSAGE    Pastor Michael Turner

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

MOMENT OF SILENCE

AFFIRMATION OF FAITH

GLORIA PATRI                                                      UMH 70

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

BAPTISM:    Hudson Grey Hassane                    UMH 39

INVITATION TO COMMUNION                                 UMH 12         

THE GREAT THANKSGIVING                                  UMH 13

HYMN OF DEDICATION                                        UMH  

“”                                                            

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Apr 07, 2019

Fifth Sunday in Lent 

April 7, 2019

NORTHERN SHORE CLUSTER CHOIR 

PERFORMANCE TODAY @ 3:30 PM

Please join us to hear “The Power of the Cross”.

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday – 6:00 to 8:00 pm 

6:00 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

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.


RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

Our youth will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on Wednesday, April 10.  Would you be interested in helping or sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)                        Contact Grace (908-303-9695)

Nurture/Ourtreach Ministry –Barbara Smith – 732-495-1672

See Lenten Insert

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

Web:  www.seabrightumc.org   

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  A wise son brings joy to his father, 

People: But a foolish son brings grief to his mother!

Leader:  Lazy hands make for poverty, but diligent hands bring wealth.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 298 

“When I Survey the Wondrous Cross”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Worship in expectation that God will do new things.

People: That now they may break from the bud into flowers and fruit.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

God unchanging, we are assured of your steadfast love and continuing attention.  Hear our praise, or confessions, our petitions, our thanksgivings and intercessions through your Son, Jesus Christ, and the communion of the Holy Spirit.  Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                   PAGE 1128                  

Isaiah 43:16-21                                                        

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                  UMH 383   

“This Is a Day of New Beginnings”                          

PSALM          “126”                                             UMH 847

NEWTESTAMENT READING                             PAGE 1825

Philippians 3:1-14                                             

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1670

John 12:1-8                                              

MESSAGE       

“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  452

“My Faith Looks Up to Thee”                                                       

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Mar 31, 2019

Fourth Sunday of Lent

03/31/2019

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday 6:00 Fellowship Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 Step Study Downstairs 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.

IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS

The next scheduled dinner for the Youth Group to prepare will be on April 10.  Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal?  (Cost $30)    We are always looking for people to help.                             Contact Grace (908-303-9695

SUNDAY APRIL 7 – 3:30 PM – CLUSTER CHOIR

Performing ‘Power Of The Cross’  All are welcome.  An opportunity to hear the majesty of Easter through music and song.

Nurture/.Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

See Lenten Insert

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Give thanks to the Lord,for he is good.,

People: His love endures forever.  

Leader:  Give thanks to the God of gods.

People: His love endures forever.  

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 160

“Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart”

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice, O righteous,

People: We shout for joy for our heart is in the right place.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Holy, Holy, Holy God, we are righteous only as you see us in the likeness of Jesus Christ your perfect Child and our brother. Receive the worship we offer you in his name.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page 336               

Joshua 5:9-12                                                  

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMH 294

“Alas! And Did My SaviorBleed”

PSALM          “Psalm 32”                                        UMH  766 

NEW TESTAMENT              READING                          Page1792            

2 Corinthians 5: 15-21                                                  

GOSPEL                                                                    Page

Luke 15:1-3, 11-32”                                                  

MESSAGE       

“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 292                     

“What Wondrous Love Is This”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

Sunday Bulletin: Mar 17, 2019

Second Sunday of Lent

03/17/2019

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday – 6:00 to 8:00 pm 

6:00 Fellowship Dinner/7:00 – 8:00 Step Study

Our Church 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.

IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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.

ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL MEETING 

THIS TUESDAY – MARCH 19 – 5:00 PM 

Downstairs Fellowship Hall

SUNDAY APRIL 7 – 3:30 PM – CLUSTER CHOIR

Performing ‘Almighty Power Of The Cross’

All are welcome.  An opportunity to hear and feel the majesty of Easter through music and song.

Nurture/.Outreach– Barbara Smith 732-495-1672

See Lenten Insert

1stUNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SEA BRIGHT

1104 OCEAN AVENUE

SEA BRIGHT, NEW JERSEY 07760

CHURCH OFFICE (732) 530-7003

E-mail:  seabrightumc1@verizon.net

WEB:www.seabrightumc.org

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10AM

MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY

1STSUNDAY– 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:  Blessed are those who consider the poor;

People: The Lord delivers them in the day of trouble;  

Leader:  The Lord protects them and keeps them alive; they are called blessed in the land.

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 139

“Praise to the Lord, the Almighty

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People: And also with you.

Leader:  Come seek God’s face; wait for the Lord; take courage; be strong.

People: We week God’s face and wait for our Lord Jesus Christ. The Spirit of Christ gives us courage and strength.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Invisible God, without the incarnation of your Son, Jesus Christ, we could envision your face only vaguely.  You give us the Holy Spirit to enable our prayer and our search for your truth and your will for us.  In our worship strengthen us to do as well as to know your purpose for us; through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

HEARING OF THE WORD

FIRST READING                                                    Page  20               

Genesis 15:1-18                                                  

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                   UMH 580

“Lead On, O King Eternal”

PSALM          “Psalm 27”                                        UMH 758 

NEW TESTAMENT              READING                         Page 1826              

Philippians 3:17-4:1                                                  

GOSPEL                                                                   PAGE 1623

Luke 13:31-35                                      

MESSAGE       

“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 295                     

“In the Cross of Christ I Glory”                     

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD