Sunday Bulletin: Dec 02, 2018

 

First Sunday of Advent

12/02/2018

 

VISIT OUR WEBSITE

www.seabrightumc.org

 

FOOTPRINTS – SUNDAYS

Downstairs – 6:30 to 8:00 pm

6:30 Fellowship Dinner/7:00 – 8:00 Step Study

 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAYS

Upstairs – 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m.

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

 

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.

 

 

MINISTRIES

Nurture 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 – Natalie Turner, Secretary

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:  For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.

 

People: He holds success in store for the upright, he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless,

 

Leader:  For he guides the course of the just and protects the way of his faithful ones.

 

 

INTRODUCTION                                                            FWS 2160

“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)

 

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                            

 

CALL TO WORSHIP

 

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

 

People: And also with you.

 

Leader:  Be vigilant, praying at all times for strength to pass safely through all imminent troubles.

 

People: We will be vigilant and ready to stand in the presence of the Son of Man.

 

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

 

Eternal God, be present to our prayers by the Spirit so that we may lay aside our anxieties and cares in your worship, and prepare our souls for your judgement and mercy in Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

 

 

 

HEARING OF THE WORD

 

FIRST READING                                                  

Jeremiah 33:14-16”                                               Page 1234

HYMN OF PREPARATION                         

 

PSALM          “Psalm 25”                                   UMH 757

NEW TESTAMENT READING                                                   

Jeremiah 33:14-16”                                               Page 1234

 

GOSPEL

Luke 21:25-36                                              Page 1637

  

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                                   

                                                

 

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH           FWS 2160

“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)

 

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

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