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Adult Bible Study (Wednesdays)
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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Children's Club
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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Prayer Meeting - 6:00 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 - 6:00 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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September 23, 2018
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 57 years of Ministry!

Order of Worship September 23, 2018 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. services

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

Call to Worship (please stand as you are able)

*Hymn 89 Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee

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.)

Responsive Reading 738 (Psalm 1)

Scripture James 3:13-18

Please stand for the gospel reading from Mark 9:30-37

Children’s Time

*Hymn (Praise Hymnal) He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands

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

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

(The Nursery is available in Room 11. Get the key from Donna if you need to use it)

Sharing Joys & Concerns-Please allow the ushers to hold the microphone for you.

Prayer Hymn (Praise Hymnal) I Must Tell Jesus

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 the preacher for prayer and the next step.)

Anthem The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference Choir

Sermon “Life at the Speed of Grandchildren” Pastor David Range

*Recessional Hymn 664 Sent Forth by God's Blessing

Benediction and Postlude (please join hands)

Today’s Mission offering is for Apportionments

Next Sunday’s is for FLUMC Children’s Home

Attendance for last Sunday 164

Finance report for last Sunday

Envelopes and Loose Collection $ 3094.68

Building Fund/Trust $ 53.50

Roof Repair $ 56.00

Mission $ 123.00

Save Our Sanctuary to date $ 26149.00

Events this week

Today: Youth group 4-5:30 p.m.

Monday: Creative Worship Team, 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday: Finance Committee 6:00 p.m., Pre School Board, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Bible Study 7:00 p.m.

Thursday: Choir 7:00 p.m.

Friday: Square Dance 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Next Sunday: Joint 10:00 a.m. service & Hymn Sing

Looking ahead:

Monday, Oct. 1 Pre School Open House 6:00 p.m. Trustees, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 Bold Justice Team Assembly 7:00, PPR 7:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 8 Admin Council 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday to Friday Oct. 10-12 Revival with the Rev. Dr. Geraldine McClellan

Saturday Oct. 13 SE District UMW Annual Meeting 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Norland UMC. Speaker, Rev. Michelle Shrader. Registration information is on the back table.

Sunday, Oct. 14 Cluster Charge Conference at Hollywood Hills UMC, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Feb. 11-21 trip to Israel. Please email Pastor David if you would like to go, or follow the brochure’s directions for booking in order to pay your deposit.

Volunteers urgently needed to help prepare turkeys for Thanksgiving dinner, in our annual outreach event in collaboration with Branches. Last year over four hundred people were fed. Please contact Allison 984 483 3792 for more information.

Up to $8,200 in training dollars is available from CareerSource Broward so that you can move into a high demand occupation. For more info please see the bulletin board or http://ita.careersourcebroward.com or call 954 967 1010

The next meeting of Mayor Messam’s My Brother’s Keeper Program will be an informational session for those interested in joining the program and an update for those who have been with us since the beginning; parents and young men are invited to attend. The meeting will take place this Monday, September 24th, 6 p.m. at City of Miramar Police Headquarters, 11765 City Hall Promenade, Miramar, FL 33025. Please RSVP to elaroche@miramarfl.gov

Registration is ongoing at the Pre School. Please contact the director Marleni Brant-Pomare at 954-981-9269. We are still accepting registration for children ages 2 to 5 years old.

Sunshine Theatre presents “Something Fishy” Saturday October 27, Everglades High School, 8:00 p.m. Ticket $35. Contact Allison Feurtado-954 483-3792-for more info.

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.

If you need anything during the service please contact one of the ushers, who will be wearing a multicolored stole/scarf. Please do not bring food or drinks into the sanctuary unless absolutely necessary. Thank you.

Prayer concerns from last week: for Kathy’s family and friends, Owen, Catherine and Troy, for all abandoned and persecuted christians around the world, for A.J. and Jeannie, for Sonia, Dexter, Alhea, Joan, Dr. Katie, Curtis, Sharon, Saahna, Nadage, the Green family, Danyel, Andre, baby Brooklyn, Denese and myself, Dorothy, as I work through some issues, for Karen Francis, Millicent Gardner & family and Rosemary Nicholas, thanks to God for Taron, Roger, Angie, family and friends, for Fay travelling back to Jacksonville, for Corkie, Riggany and Dawn, for Judith, Grace, Moriah & Sidney as travel to Minnesota for the funeral, for the people of the Carolinas, for William “Paul” Barclay as he continues his cancer treatments, for Paul Chapman recovery from surgery, hallelujah that Suzette Coulton is cancer free, for the health of Florencia’s nephew Alfredo and herself, for Judy Scotland, Darrell James out of the hospital, Liziette’s friend Marva who passed, for Roland and Phyllis’s 50th anniversary, for aunt Grace and Mom who is very ill, for the cancer meeting of the Umw coming up, for Keisha, James and Dorothy, and for all the other prayers asked for today but not heard during prayer time.

Miramar United Methodist Church 2507 Utopia Drive, Miramar, FL 33023

Tel. 954-989-4711, Fax:954-989-4315

miramarumc.org mirumeth@bellsouth.net mirumeth@gmail.com

Pastor David Range Admin Assistant Beth Davey Music Director Donna Simms

Treasurer Mario Perez Custodian Robin Ramtahal

Preschool Director Marleni Brant-Pomare