April 22, 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 for April 22, 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 702                                                         Sing with All the Saints of Glory 




*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.)


Scripture                                          Acts 4:1-22


Children’s Time




*Hymn (Family of God)                                      They'll Know We Are Christians


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 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                                                                                                                    Choir


Sermon          “By what power? … No other Name”               Pastor David Range


*Recessional Hymn (Family of God)                                                        At Calvary


Benediction and Postlude (please join hands)                                    



Today’s Mission offering is Apportionments

Next Sunday’s is for FLUMC Children’s Home Attendance for last Sunday 166


Finance report for last Sunday

Envelopes and Loose Collection                                                        $   2168.50

Building Fund/Trust                                                                           $       47.00

Roof Repair                                                                                        $       64.50

Mission                                                                                               $     176.50

Apportionments                                                                                  $       97.00

Save Our Sanctuary to date                                                             $ 20360.00


Happy birthday Grandma Hyacinth Robinson


Events this week:

Today: New Members Session after each service, Congregational Meeting/Church Conference at 4:00 p.m.

Monday: Nehemiah Action for BOLD Justice. Bus leaves our parking lot about 6:30 p.m., registration opens at 6:45, meeting begins 7:30 p.m. at St. David’s Church, 3900 University Drive in Davie.

Wednesday: Team meeting to evaluate Action 3:00 p.m. Bible Study 7:00 p.m.

Thursday: Pre School recital 5:30 p.m. Choir 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: Women’s Spring Tea Party, 6-9:00 p.m. Donation to local & global missions $25.

Next Sunday: Worship is a Joint Hymn Sing service at 10:00 a.m. followed by Soup for Sale. UMW Mission Study from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on the Bible and Human Sexuality


Looking ahead:

Monday April 30 Preschool parents cooking demonstration 5:30-7:30 p.m. Creative Worship team in library 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 12 Mother’s Day Brunch, noon to 5:00 p.m., Miramar Cultural Center, 2400 Civic Center Place. To register or nominate a Mom go to: www.HealthEmpowermentNetwork.org. Ticket $40 before May 1 and $50 after.

Sunday May 20 Recognition of Graduates. Please let Donna Simms know about any grads in the church.

Monday May 28 Memorial Day Picnic from Noon to 5:00 p.m. Please make your financial contributions to the United Methodist Men’s group

June 11-15 Vacation Bible School 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

July 2-7 Summer camp week for the church youth.


Bold Justice Dates for 2018:

Tuesday May 22 Justice Ministry Celebration


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 anyone would like the piano in the fellowship hall please contact Pastor David or Donna Simms


Pledge forms are on the back table for the Save Our Sanctuary (SOS) Campaign, please pick one up to fill in and place in the offering bag.


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.


The Birthday Recognition Fellowship Breakfast has continued with thanks to all who donated food, money and time towards the breakfast, and we look forward to doing it again next month.  All are invited and encouraged to come and share a continental style breakfast, supplemented with donated hot dishes. To offer a dish, speak to coordinators Maureen Chung (cell 305 469 2954 or mchung2@bellsouth.net) or Angie Gentles (at cell 954-549-5788) or Karen Francis (at cell 954-292-2724.) We need a coordinator for food contributions from those who attend the 11:00 a.m. service.


Did you know the City of Miramar offers it residents many social services? Adult Day Care is provided M-F 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Senior Citizen Services has regular meetings and excursions and offers Meals on Wheels. Youth & Family services provides utility assistance, individual and group counseling. There are ballroom & meeting room rentals seating from 50 to 300. This is just a few… see the back table for more information or call 954-889-2700 or visit: www.MiramarFL.gov/Social Services.


Prayer concerns from last week: Deleene Walker, Wayne McKenzie, Lorretta Parris & family at the shooting death of her grandson, Louise Thermilus with the flu, Jonathan, Suzanna, Bettyanne, Rafael, Sheri, Jo, troops & families, ICE workers,  Heather & Trevor, Maureen & Peyton, Stephani as she achieved the Honor Roll, Maya as she made the National Junior Honor Society, Marsi & baby Cameron, Bill G and other caregivers, Dennis, Lincoln, Grace as she travels to an ecumenical conference in D.C., Judith to deal with leak in house wall, Jeannie health for future, Grandma Hyacinth Robinson as she celebrates her 90th birthday and comes home after rehab, Vinessa thankful to be retired in good health as she travels to Trinidad, Sonia concerned for abused children and the needs of the social services, Pat as she and other teachers cope with so many other calls in their time besides teaching, Jennifer & Milton as they travel to Europe, Catherine Wheedleton in pain, Mabel Bizzell, Alean Stephens, Owen Wyman, victims of shooting, persecuted & downtrodden, Tavon, Roger, Nikkie, Stacy, Angie family & friends, Gerardo Bianchi & family, Michael Chavez called back to Iraq for service, Ronnie having surgery, Mark & family, Cookie after fall, Sharon & Janet, Jeanne Special, Shick family.


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

Tel. 954-989-4711, Fax: 954-989-4315 miramarumc.org, mirumeth@bellsouth.net  

Pastor David Range, Administrative Assistant Beth Davey

Music Director Donna Simms, Treasurer Mario Perez

Custodian Robin Ramtahal, Pre-School Dir. Marleni Brant-Pomare


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