Both our 9 am outdoor worship service and our 4 pm Worship on the Water service will not be taking place on Sunday, January 24, due to expected cold temperatures.  We hope you will join us online for morning worship here (available beginning at 6 am). Or join Worship on the Water online here (available beginning at 4 pm).  

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Click here to view Sunday’s Service: January 24, 2021

(available at 6 am on January 24)

January 24, 2021
Third Sunday after the Epiphany
The Gathering
Passing of the Peace
 Text a friend you are missing from worship – “May the peace of Christ be with you!”
Call to Worship: “Spirit of the Living God” – LIVING GOD
Opening Prayer
Opening Hymn No. 139: “Praise to the Lord” – LOBE DEN HERREN (online service)
Psalm for January: Psalm 62:5-12 – Julia Campbell
Anthem: “Wonderful Words of Life”
Morning Prayer/Lord’s Prayer
Offertory: “Fairest Lord Jesus” – ST. ELIZABETH
Children’s Sermon
Scripture Lesson: Matthew 13:1-23
Sermon: “Sow What?” – Pastor Christina Turner
Closing Hymn No. 422: “Jesus, Thine All-Victorious Love” – AZMON
Sending Forth: “Blest Be the Tie That Binds” – DENNIS (online service)

Worship on the Water

Click here to view Worship on the Water: January 24, 2021

(available at 4 pm on January 24)

Worship on the Water will not meet on site this week due to cold temperatures. Please join us virtually!
Welcome and Announcements
Passing the Peace
Gathering Song: Fairest Lord Jesus
Anthem: Be Thou My Vision
Message: “Sow What?”
Giving Song: Open My Eyes
The Lord’s Prayer
Sending Song: Covenant Prayer
Go in Peace

Click Here to Enjoy the Children of J.O.Y. Sunday School Lesson: 1/24/2021




Options For Financial Giving

Our expenses will continue even though we are not able to meet together for worship in the Sanctuary. Your ongoing offerings during this time are much needed and to be celebrated. You can mail your offering to:
Wrightsville UMC
P.O. Box 748
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
You can also give online by clicking the “Give” button below or by visiting at
This option is also available on the WUMC app for smart phones.
If you have any questions, concerns or need additional information, please contact Melissa Wagenseller at (910)782-9654 or


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