Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost
September 1, 2019
Starting NEXT Sunday – September 8, 2019
SERVICES WILL BEGIN @ 10 AM
RESUMES NEXT SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 8, @ 6 pm
ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL MEETING
Sept. 10 – 5 pm – Downstairs
SUN SET SERVICES Have Ended
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 dinner for the families 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
To Be Advised
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 10 AM
MERIDIAN MINISTRY IN SHREWSBURY
WELCOME TO SEA BRIGHT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
WHERE JESUS CHRIST IS LORD!
A Service of Word & Music
PREPARATION FOR THE WORD
PRELUDE (A time to relax and enter the mindset of worship)
WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
Leader: Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.
People: Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.
Leader: In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat for he grants sleep to those he loves.
INTRODUCTION FWS 2160
“Into My Heart”(Verse 1)
HYMN OF INVOCATION UMH 185
“When Morning Gilds the Skies”
CALL TO WORSHIP
Leader: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.
People: And also with you.
Leader: Sing the praises of God; raise a psalm to the hallowed name.
People: We will be joyful, and exult before the Parent of the parentless, the Companion of the lonely, the One who makes a home for us all.
PRAYER OF INVOCATION
No earthly parent supersedes you, O God. No brother or sister loves us as much as our heavenly brother, Jesus Christ. No human family spirit is as holy and strong as your church. We worship you, O God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen.
HEARING OF THE WORD
FIRST READING PAGE 1172
HYMN OF PREPARATION UMH 128
“He Leadeth Me: O Blessed Thought”
PSALM “8:1, 10-16” UMH 803
SECONDREADING PAGE 1877
“HEBREWS 13:1-8, 15-16”
GOSPEL PAGE 1623
“LUKE 14:1, 7-14”
“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
OFFERING OF SELF AND RESOURCES
HYMN OF DEDICATION UMH 593
“Here I Am, Lord”
BENEDICTION AND SENDING FORTH FWS 2160
“Into My Heart” (Verse 2)
AS YOU ARE ABLE – PLEASE STAND TO PRAISE GOD