Sunday Bulletin: Dec 30, 2018

First Sunday After Christmas

December 30,2018

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www.seabrightumc.org

FOOTPRINTS

Every Sunday – 6:30 to 8:00 pm 

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

Our Church 

BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAY

No Bible Study This Week

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 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:  O God, be gracious to us and bless us and make your face to shine upon us,

People:  That your way may be known upon earth, your saving power among all nations.

INTRODUCTION   “Into My Heart”(Verse 1)            FWS 2160

HYMN OF INVOCATION                                             UMH 251

       “Go,Tell It on the Mountain”                

CALL TO WORSHIP

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

People:  And also with you.

Leader:  Give thanks to our Sovereign with your whole heart

People:  We give our hearty thanks in the company of the entire congregation.

PRAYER OF INVOCATION

Sovereign God, it is fitting that we seek your presence in the company of our neighbors as in our private prayers for you are our creator and Savior.  Receive the worship we offer through Jesus Christ, our Lord.  Amen.  

HEARING OF THE WORD

OLD TESTAMENT READING                                        

1 SAMUEL 2:18-20                                             PAGE 472  

HYMN OF PREPARATION                                 UMH 229

“Infant Holy, Infant Lowly”

Psalm           “148”                                                 UMH 861

NEW TESTAMENT READING

COLOSSIANS 3:12-17                                   PAGE 1832  

GOSPEL 

LUKE 2:41-52                                                     PAGE 1595 

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 242

    “Love Came Down at Christmas”

BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH                     FWS 2160

    “Into My Heart” (Verse 2)   

AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD

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