Worship Bulletin - May 31, 2015


Worship Order

Lord’s Day, May 31st, 2015 - 10:30 AM Worship

ABCNJ Sunday


Welcome and Announcements

Passing the Peace

Call to Worship

The God of creation makes us one in body! Let us join hearts and voices in praise of the Lord! The God of Christ makes us one in the Spirit! Let us join hearts and voices in praise of the Lord!

*Hymn of Praise - "Be Exalted, O God" - #32

Opening Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Sharing of Joys and Concerns


Offertory - “We Believe”

*Song of Thanksgiving - “Doxology” - #815

Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Praise Him, all creatures here below. Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host. Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen

NT Reading - Ephesians 1:1-23 - p. 1253

*Hymn of Preparation - "Amazing Grace" - #343

Sermon - “Down Payment” - Pastor Wesley Allen

*Hymn of Invitation - "Trust and Obey" - #571



*If you are able, please stand


May Benevolence: Blood:Water Mission Since our launch in 2004, Blood:Water has raised over $24 million through the creative efforts of tens of thousands of individuals seeking to make a difference. We believe that Africa holds the leadership, creativity, passion and resolve necessary to address the HIV/AIDS and water crises. That’s why we’ve spent the past ten years working alongside more than a dozen African organizations to bring clean water and HIV/AIDS support to one million people in 11 countries. 

Camp Lebanon Classic Golf Tournament: June 6th, 2015 - The Camp Lebanon Classic raises funds to support the operation of Camp Lebanon. This one day tournament is a great time of fun on the course, followed by an excellent meal and celebration of the day. For more information, see the bulletin board.

GDVA of ABCNJ Mission and Annual Meeting -We are pleased to call for your participation in our Annual Association meeting, June 7, 2015 from 3-5pm at the First Baptist Church of Beverly.

FISH is Looking for a New Coordinator! - FISH is an all- volunteer organization funded by the Tri-Boro Inter-Faith Council that provides free transportation to ambulatory residents of the community to medical appointments with physicians, hospitals, and various therapists. Please see the bulletin for more information.