Fifth Sunday of Lent 2018
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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.
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: Truly my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes
People: Truly he is my rock and my salvation;
Leader: He is my fortress, I will never be shaken.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 480
“O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Come to see Jesus, even though his glory is a cross.
People: We will follow him and carry a cross of our own.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Suffering God, crucified Christ, healing Spirit, we worship
you because we know you to be compassionate, forgiving, and regenerating. We rejoice in the new covenant you have made with us all, in Jesus Christ your Son, our Redeemer. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 1230
HYMN OF PREPARATION FWS 2152
“Change My Heart, O God”
PSALM “Psalm 51:1-12” UMH 785
NEW TESTAMENT READING PAGE 1865
GOSPEL PAGE 1671
“MORNING MESSAGE” Pastor Michael Turner
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
MOMENT OF SILENCE
AFIRMATION OF FAITH
GLORIA PATRI UMH 70
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
PASSING OF THE PEACE
OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH 396
“O Jesus, I Have Promised”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD