Seventh 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.
Nurture/Outreach Ministry – Barbara Smith 732-495-167
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: O sing to the Lord a new song, for the Lord has done marvelous things!
People: God’s right hand and holy arm have gotten the victory.
Leader: The Lord has declared victory, and has revealed his vindication in the sight of the nations.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 117
“O God, Our Help in Ages Past”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Be still in God’s presence and worship expectantly.
People: We take delight in prayer and will receive our heart’s desire.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Holy God, we worship you not only in the words we say and the hymns we sing but in the silences we keep. In speaking and in listening may we be open to hear your Word and ready to respond with respectful obedience like Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 74
HYMN OF PREPARATION FWS 2146
“Eye On The Sparrow”
PSALM “Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40” UMH 772
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1789
“1 Corinthians 15:35-50”
GOSPEL PAGE 1603
“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 707
“Hymn of Promise”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD