Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany
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
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.
Concert – Mercy Me
The Prudential Center
RONALD MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS
Our youth will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House this month. Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal? (Cost $30) Contact Grace (908-303-9695)
1stUNITED 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
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: God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.
People: Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea,
Leader: though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Young and old, give praise to God, who sustains us from childhood to adulthood.
People: We give praise to God who sustains us through birth and through death.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Infinite God, we cannot grasp that you are from everlasting to everlasting, so we are grateful that you have come to us in Jesus Christ to make your nature clear to us in a way than can be trusted by the childlike of every generation. Increase our knowledge of you by the teaching Spirit of Jesus Christ. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 1170
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm u1:1-6” UMH 794
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1785
“1 Corinthians 13:11-13”
GOSPEL PAGE 1599
“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
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD