Sixth Sunday After Pentecost 2018
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SUNSET BEACH SERVICES
6:00 Fellowship Dinner/7:00 – Sunset
Mark your Calendars – 7/10, 7/31, 8/21, 9/4
Our Church – 6:30 to 8:00 pm
6:30 Fellowship Dinner/7:00 – 8:00 Step Study
BIBLE STUDY – TUESDAYS
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.
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 9:30 AM
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: All the ways of the LORD are loving and faithful toward
those who keep the demands of his covenant.
People: For the sake of your name, LORD, forgive my
iniquity, though it is great.
Leader: Who, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will
instruct them in the ways they should choose.
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: Seek the face of the God of Israel and of Jesus to
receive the blessing of God our savior.
People: We see the face of God our savior in the face of
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Loving God, we seek your face in times of joy and sorrow. We may come more casually when life is full of happiness. We come with yearning when sorrow and tragedy have shadowed our joy. Receive us in the best of times and the worst of times; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 467, 468
“2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 700
“Abide with Me”
PSALM “Psalm 130” UMH 848
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1799
“2 Corinthians 8:7-15”
GOSPEL PAGE 1563
“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 351
“Pass Me Not O Gentle Savior”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD