Sunday Bulletin: Dec 04, 2016

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT
December 4, 2016

TODAY – BAPTISM OF
Tobias Hardial
Parents: Holly Flores & Bruce Hardial

FOOTPRINTS
Footprints will be cancelled– Tonight
Sea Bright Santa arrives at 6:30 pm
Footprints will resume next Sunday @ 6:30 pm with dinner.

Bible Study – Tuesday
Dinner 6 p.m. – Bible Study 7 p.m.
IN OUR CHURCH FELLOWSHIP AREA

SUNDAY – DECEMBER 11, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
The Northern Cluster Choir will perform ‘One Silent Night’ in our church. – Followed by a light dinner. All are encouraged to attend.

MINISTRIES
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
E-mail: seabrightumc1@verizon.net
Web: www.seabrightumc.org
SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE 10:00 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.

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

HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH
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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
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PSALM “72:1-7, 18-19” UMH 795

NEW TESTAMENT READING
“Romans 15:4-13” Page 1765

GOSPEL
“Matthew 3:1-12” Page 1503

MESSAGE MORNING MESSAGE Pastor Michael Turner

RESPONSE TO THE WORD

AFFIRMATION OF FAITH

GLORIA PATRI UMH 70

PRAYERS FOR THE PEOPLE THE LORD’S PRAYER

BAPTISM: Tobias Hardial UMH 39

Invitation to Communion UMH 12

The Great Thanksgiving UMh 13

Hymn of Dedication UMH
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Benediction and Sending Forth FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)

As you are able – please stand to Praise God

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