Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany
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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.
Ronald McDonald House Dinners
Our Youth Group is planning to prepare a dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House on March 13 and April 10. They are still looking for volunteers to help out and sponsors. Please call Grace (908-303-9695) if interested.
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: May God be gracious to us and bless us, and make his face shine on us –
People: So that your ways may be known on earth,
Leader: Your salvation among all nations.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 64
“Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: For God’s love and faithfulness, let us praise God’s name.
People: The promise of God is as wide as the heavens.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
The widest rainbow cannot span the breadth of your promises, O God, for they encompass all who will call upon your name anywhere on our planet or in our space. Your Child, Jesus, has taught us to call you Father, so we worship you in his name. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 1069
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 358
“Dear Lord and Father of Mankind”
PSALM “Psalm 138” UMH 853
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1787
“1 Corinthians 15:1-11”
GOSPEL PAGE 1600
“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 398
“Jesus Calls Us”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD