Fourth Sunday After Pentecost 2018
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SUNSET BEACH SERVICE, TUES. 6/19
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: Now this I know: the LORD gives victory to his
People: He answers him from his heavenly sanctuary with
the victorious power of his right hand.
Leader: Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust
in the name of the LORD our God.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 545
“The Church’s One Foundation”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Come to Christ, the great storyteller, and he will teach
you in public and in private the meaning of life.
People: We have come to Christ to learn the true meaning
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
God of all wisdom, Truth and Wisdom Incarnate, Spirit of truth and wisdom, we come to hear your word as it is written, and to commune with you in Spirit. Teach us what we need to know and inspire us for what we ought to do; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 440
“1 Samuel 15:34-16:13”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 294
“Alas! and Did My Savior Bleed”
PSALM “Psalm 72” UMH 795
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1796
“2 Corinthians 5:6-17”
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 707
“Hymn of Promise”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD