Fifth Sunday in Easter
A Christian 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.
The next dinner is on June 19.
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
Held Saturday, MAY 18 @ 8 pm.
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 love the Lord, who has heard my voice and my supplications,
People: And has inclined his ear to me whenever I called.
Leader: The snares of death encompassed me; the pangs of Sheol laid hold on me; I suffered distress and anguish,
People: Then I called on the name of the Lord;
Leader: “O Lord, I beseech you, save my life!”
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 560
“Help Us Accept Each Other”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Praise the name of the Eternal One,
People: for God’s name alone is exalted.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
Glorious God, by resurrection you empower the crucified Christ and also the witness of the church. Your Spirit enable us in worship as in service to the world. Only in the Spirit may we seek and find you, who has sought and found us; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING Page 1709
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 191
“Jesus Loves Me”
PSALM “Psalm 148” UMH 861
SECOND READING Page1937
“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 480
“O Love That Will Not Let Me Go”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD