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

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