Seventh Sunday of Easter 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
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: The LORD has established his throne in heaven, and
his kingdom rules over all.
People: Praise the LORD, you his angels, you mighty ones
who do his bidding, who obey his word.
Leader: Praise the LORD, all his heavenly hosts, you his
servants who do his will.
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: Christ has gone up with shouts of acclamation to the
right hand of the throne of the eternal.
People: We acclaim our God with shouts of joy, and praise
our Monarch and Prince with psalms and fanfares.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
God most high, Christ at your right hand, your Spirit within us inspires our praise with psalms and musical offerings of acclamation. Hear our petitions also as our advocate Jesus Christ presents them to you in his name. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 1690
“Acts 1:15-17, 21-26”
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH
PSALM “Psalm 1” UMH 738
NEWTESTAMENT READING PAGE 1903
“1 John 5:9-13”
GOSPEL PAGE 1679
“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