Baptism of the Lord/First Sunday After the Epiphany
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Every Sunday – 6:00 to 8:00 pm
6:30 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 continue the monthly dinners for families at Ronald McDonald House. They are still looking for Sponsors for provide the food (or a donation of $30). If interested, please call Grace (908-303-9695) or Barbara (732-495-1672).
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
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, your salvation among all nations
Leader: May the peoples pray you, God, may all the peoples praise you.
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: Praise God’s glorious name.
People: We will bow down before the Holy One when Christ appears.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Strip away inattention and fuzzy-mindedness, O God, that our worship may be attentive and thoughtful and your word heard in clarity and decisiveness; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 1127
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm 29” UMH 761
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1703
GOSPEL PAGE 1596
“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
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD