Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany/Transfiguration
March 3, /2019
Every Sunday – 6:00 to 8:00 pm
6:00 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 MC DONALD HOUSE DINNERS
Our youth will be preparing dinner for the families at Ronald McDonald House March 13 and April 10. Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal? (Cost $30) Contact Grace (908-303-9695)
March 6 – ASH WEDNESDAY
Nurture/Ourtreach 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: To you, O Lord, I lift up my soul,
People: O my God, in you I trust, let me not be put to shame; let not my enemies exult over me.
Leader: Let none that wait for you be put to shame; let them be ashamed who are clothed with treachery..
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 617
“I Come with Joy”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Join in the praise of the majestic name, for our mighty Sovereign is supreme over all nations..
People: We will worship with reverence before God’s throne, for God is Holy.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Holy God, we come to honor your name with all reverence, Eternal Christ, we revere you above any prophet or human leader. Divine Spirit, we seek your aid to worship in an acceptable fashion the God who is above all description. All glory be given to you, O God. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 140
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 395
“Take Time to Be Holy”
PSALM “Psalm 99” UMH 819
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1795
“2 Corinthians 3:12-4.2”
GOSPEL PAGE 1612
“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 451
“Be Thou My Vision”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD