Fourth Sunday in Easter
A Christina 12 Step Program, held every Sunday at 6:00 pm starting with a Fellowship Dinner, followed by the Step Study at 7:00. Held in our Downstairs Fellowship Hall
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 group will continue to prepare the monthly dinners for the families staying at Ronald McDonald House. Would you be interested in sponsoring a meal? (Cost $30) We are always looking for people to help. Contact Grace (908-303-9695
Sea Bright Acoustic Cafe
Come join us Saturday, MAY 18 @ 8 pm for an evening of fun & entertainment. It will be held Downstairs in our Fellowship Hall.
Nurture/Outreach– 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: I will bless the Lord at all times;
People: God’s praise shall continually be in my mouth.
Leader: My soul makes its boast in the Lord;
People: Let the afflicted hear and be glad.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: The Lord has prepared a table before us in his house.
People: We are invited to dwell in the house of the Lord our whole life long.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Heavenly Shepard and Bishop of our souls, your goodness and mercy follow us all our days. We are grateful that you have gathered us in your fold and that in this sanctuary we are safe in your care. Hear the prayers we offer to you for your own name’s sake. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 1706
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm 23” UMH 754
SECOND READING Page1921
“Revelation 7:9-17 ”
“Morning Message” Pastor Michael Turner
RESPONSE TO THE WORD
MOMENT OF SILENCE
AFFIRMATION OF FAITH
GLORIA PATRI UMH 70
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
PASSING OF THE PEACE
OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD