Third Sunday of Easter
April 30, 2017
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Suspended until May.
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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: The Lord is righteous in all his ways and faithful in all he does.
People: The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
Leader: He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.
INTRODUCTION “Into My Heart” (Verse 1) FWS 2160
HYMN OF INVOCATION
“Hymn 1” UMH
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus the Messiah, for the forgiveness of your sins.
People: We will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Leader: For the promise is to you and to your children
People: and to all who are far away, everyone whom the Lord our God may call.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Limitless Giver, Anointed Benefactor, Anointing Spirit, we come to you in prayer together because you have reached out to baptize us and anoint us as your children. Receive our worship, which is worthy of you only as we are governed by the Spirit; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
“Acts 2:14a, 36-41” Page 1691
HYMN OF PREPARATION
“Hymn 2” UMH
PSALM “Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19” UMH 837
NEW TESTAMENT READING
“1 Peter 1:17-23” PAGE 1887
“Luke 24:13-35” PAGE 1644
“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
“Hymn 3” UMH
Benediction and Sending Forth FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD