Fifth 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: The LORD is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold
in times of trouble.
People: Those who know your name trust in you, for you,
LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you.
Leader: Sing the praises of the LORD, enthroned in Zion;
proclaim among the nations what he has done.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 110
“A Mighty Fortress is Our God”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: God’s name deserves our praise in this house.
People: God’s name deserves our praise to the farthest
bounds of the earth.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Hallowed be your name, O God, by our prayers and our hymns as we are gathered to worship you. Hallowed be your name, O Christ, in this house of prayer and in our homes and schools and wherever we live and work. Hallowing Spirit, purify our minds and our mouths to the glory of God. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 442
“1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23) 32-49”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 122
“God of the Sparrow, God of the Whale”
PSALM “Psalm 9:11-20” UMH 744
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1797
“2 Corinthians 6:1-13”
GOSPEL PAGE 1562
“MORNING MESSAGE” Pastor Michael Turner
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
MOMENT OF SILENCE
AFFIRMATION OF FAITH
GLORIA PATRI UMH 70
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH 377
“It is Well with My Soul”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD