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Children's Club
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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Prayer Meeting - 7:00 PM
Anyone is invited to come and share with God your concerns or hallelujahs for the church.
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Children's Club
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Prayer Meeting - 7:00 PM
Anyone is invited to come and share with God your concerns or hallelujahs for the church.
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Adult Bible Study (Wednesdays)
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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Children's Club
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April 7, 2019
Pastor: David Range

Miramar United Methodist Church

in the heart of Miramar, a place for gathering, healing, and sending out friends, helping to create a sense of family to find new life in Christ

Part of the United Methodist family where we make disciples for the

Transformation of the world.

Celebrating 58 years of Ministry!

Order of Worship for April 7, 2019-8:30 & 11:00 a.m. services

Fifth Sunday in Lent

As a courtesy to all, please place cell phones and pagers to silent mode.

Call to Worship

*Hymn 163 Ask Me What Great Thing I Know

Prayer

*Praise & Worship

Welcome and Recognition of Visitors

Birthday and Anniversary Recognition, Registration of Attendance, Announcements, *Sharing the Spirit. Visitors are invited to come to our Welcome Center on the Utopia Drive “front porch” after the service.

(Try to learn the name of someone you don’t know.)

Please stand for the gospel according to John 12: 1-11

Children’s Time

Reception of New Members

*Hymn I Love to hear the Story

Reception of Tithes and Offerings (electronic giving available at miramarumc.org)

*Doxology (Hymn 95) “Praise God, from Whom all Blessings Flow”

(The Nursery is open in Room 11)

Sharing Joys & Concerns- please fill out the green forms and return them to the ushers

Prayer Hymn 172 My Jesus I Love Thee

Pastoral prayer and Lord’s Prayer

(You are invited to come forward for prayer, dedication or rededication. If you have made a commitment to the Lord or if you would like to become a member of the church, please speak with Pastor David for prayer and the next step.)

Anthem Must Jesus Bear the Cross Alone Choir

Sermon It’s O.K to be extravagant Pastor David Range

*Hymn of Preparation (AA Hymnal) Jesus Paid It All

Communion

*Hymn of Commitment I Will Sing the Wondrous Story

Benediction and Postlude (please join hands)

Today’s Mission offering is for Good Samaritan Fund

Next Sunday’s is for Apportionments

Attendance for last Sunday 150

Finance report for last Sunday

Envelopes and Loose Collection $ 2903.40

Building Fund/Trustees $ 58.00

Roof Repair $ 73.00

Mission $ 181.50

Events this week:

Today: Birthday Recognition Fellowship Breakfast in between services. All those born in April should sit at the head table. All welcome. United Methodist Men meet after the 11:00 a.m. service, Confirmation Class 4-5:30 p.m. Prayer meeting resumes at 7:00 p.m. Easter Lily orders should be today.

Monday: Nehemiah Action, 7:30-9:00 p.m., St. David RC church, 3900 University Drive, Davie. A free bus will be leaving our parking lot about 6:30 p.m. for all who would like to go this way.

Tuesday: Choir practice for the Cantata 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday: Fast Breaking service at Noon, Bible Study at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday: Choir practice for the Cantata 7:00 p.m.

Friday Children’s Club Easter Egg Hunt 7-8:30 p.m. All welcome.

Saturday: Memorial Service for Dorothy Lawrence followed by repast at 11:00

Next Sunday: Palm Sunday Joint Worship service at 10:00 a.m. for the Easter Cantata. Youth worker safety training for those who have not yet be oriented to the Child and Youth Protection policy, 2-3:00 p.m. VBS planning meeting for all volunteers 3 to 4:00 p.m. Youth Group 4-5:30 p.m.

Looking Ahead:

Monday, April 15 the Outreach Committee invites you to help plan our “On Mission Together” experience  at 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 18 Maundy Thursday Worship at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, April 19 Good Friday Service at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 21 Easter Celebration Worship at 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, April 23 Community Meeting for those living within Utopia Drive, Pembroke Road, the Turnpike and Miramar Parkway, at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday April 25 UMW at 7:00 p.m.

Friday May 10 UMW Food Sale

Many thanks to all who provide food and help organize the Birthday Recognition Fellowship Breakfast, if you would like to help in any way (but especially with bringing a food dish) please see Maureen Chung or call her at 305 624 3211

Bold Justice Date for 2019: Tuesday May 21 Justice Ministry Celebration

The City of Miramar Education Advisory Board has $1,000 scholarships available to high school graduates and the application must be received by April 19 on goo.gl/fCEPbp So see Pastor David or Teneshia Taylor for more info.

To file a complaint about something wrong in a nursing home or assisted living facility, or to look up the reputation of a facility, you are advised to check: ahca.myflorida.com or call 888-419-3456.

Dear congregation, you can make donations to the church through the Vanco electronic giving system. This allows for regular giving to take place according to your preferences. You can set up your giving profile or have the church office help you to do so. Please consider this method of giving.

Welcome to all visitors. You are invited to stand during the service and introduce yourself, or to have someone else introduce you. We want to give you one of our welcome packs and therefore encourage you to fill out the card and tear off the badge, write your name on it and wear it so that we can greet you during and after the service. Note that there is a wheelchair entrance from the back-parking lot through the double doors. The church has a wheelchair in the back of the sanctuary for anyone wishing to assist a person coming to a meeting. Rest rooms for the disabled are available in the Preschool wing.

Prayer concerns:

Geraldo Zamor & family, Luis Roberto Cerezo, Ricardo, Roberto, Fernando, Catherine Wheedleton, Mabel Bizzell, Owen Wyman, Barbara Kennedy, Donna Leland, Diane Dunn, Crystal Dunn, Willie Mae Niles, Kim Russell, Frank Overstreet, Carrie Soto, Gloria Warren, Sonia, Pam, Dexter, Sharon, Dr. Katie, Curtis, Nadage, Brooklyn, Denese, Dorothy for her interview, for those seeking jobs, family of Dorothy Lawrence, Lawrence Vigilant, Niokese Lorande, Karen Francis’ brothers & sisters, Millicent Gardner, Michell Spence, Browne family, Don, Virginia, Brenda, Ingrid, Jeannie, AJ, children of parents suffering from Alzheimers, Venezuela, peace, love, tolerance, compassion, Roger, Tavon, Nikkie, Stacey, Angie, Grace’s family, travelers, Linval Duhaney, Juliet, Clive, Simone, Breyhanna, Nicole, successful diagnosis, Gooden family at the loss of one so tragically, Jacque, Bruce Kelly, George Walker thankful to be out of hospital, blessing Leilani Dorsett, Michael & James & Keisha Hodge, the family of Maud Gray as they travel to her service, Ruth, Humberto, Denzel guidance, Gino Parram as he protects us, UMW, guidance.

Would you like to honor a loved one by making a bulletin dedication?

To do so fill in the name of the person or persons you wish to honor and what you would like the dedication to say on your preferred date.

We request a donation of at least $10 which you may put in an offering envelope and mark for “bulletin dedication.”

Thank you for highlighting the work and witness of the special people of God!

Miramar United Methodist Church, Pastor David Range

2507 Utopia Drive, Miramar, FL 33023 Tel: 954-989-4711 Fax: 954-989-4315

miramarumc.org mirumeth@bellsouth.net