Second Sunday after the Epiphany 2018
VISIT OUR WEBSITE
Every Sunday – 6:30 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.
Concert – Mercy Me
The Prudential Center
Nurture Ministry – Barbara Smith (732) 495-1672
1st UNITED 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
1ST SUNDAY– 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: Tremble, earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob,
People: who turned the rock into a pool, the hard rock into springs of water.
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: God’s face shines upon us in Christ.
People: We will turn up our faces to him in joy.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
God of Bethel, Christ of Bethlehem, Universal Spirit, your angelic message by Jacob’s ladder and the descent of your Son himself to Bethlehem by way of Mary is the beginning of good news that has spread almost everywhere in the world. We worship you because we have responded to that good news with eager faith reborn by the Spirit. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 420
“1 Samuel 3:1-20”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18” UMH 854
NEW TESTAMENT READING PAGE 1775
“1 Corinthians 6:12-20”
GOSPEL PAGE 1648
“MORNING MESSAGE” Pastor Michael Turner
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
MOMENT OF SILENCE
AFFIRMATION OF FAITH
GLORIA PATRI UMH 70
PRAERS 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