February 8 2015


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.

Order of Worship for February 8, 2015 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.

As a courtesy to allplease place cell phones and pagers to silent mode. Please stand as you are able for items marked with asterisk*


Call to Worship        


*Hymn 504 (African American Hymnal)                                    Love Lifted Me  




*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:                         Mark 1: 29-39      


Children’s Time/Builder’s Time - our second visitor for Black History Month


*Hymn 703                                                                   Swing Low, Sweet Chariot


Reception of Tithes and Offerings (electronic giving available through MiramarUMC.org)


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

(Sunday School for ages 3-11The Nursery is open in Room 11, where the service can be viewed and heard by parents with children needing to be settled)


Sharing Joys & Concerns                                         


Prayer Hymn 357 (African American Hymnal)                             Jesus Paid It All  (You are invited to come forward for prayer, dedication or rededication)


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                      Be Still And Know That I Am God                             Choir


Sermon Jesus heals that we might become more Useful Pastor David Range


*Hymn of Commitment 246 (African American Hymnal)                    At Calvary                

Benediction and Postlude (please join hands)                                  


Events this week: 

Today: UMW Bake Sale after each service, Confirmation class at 4:00 p.m.

Tonight: Prayer meeting at 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday: Bible Study 7:00 p.m.

Thursday: Choir 7:00 p.m.

Friday: Youth Fellowship 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: Banquet in aid of new choir robes, Pines Recreational Center, 7400 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. Come and enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing. Tickets $25, starts 6:00 p.m.

Next Sunday: Worship services 8:30 & 11:00 a.m., Confirmation class at 4:00


Looking ahead:

Wednesday February 18 Ash Wednesday service 7:30 p.m.

Thursday February 19 UMW 7:00 p.m.

Sunday March 1packing meals for Stop Hunger Now at Hollywood Hills UMC, 3-5:00 p.m. (Please see insert for more info)

Saturday March 14 Southeast UMW Day Apart with Rev. Denise Sawyer “Joyful heart, Joy-filled Life”9-2 at Kendall UMC, register by March 6.

June 29-July 4 Summer Camp!


Today’s Mission offering is for No More Malaria

Next Sunday’s is for Apportionments

Attendance for last Sunday 213


Bold Justice dates to remember for 2015

Tuesday February 24 Justice Ministry Team meeting 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday March 24 Rally, 7:30 p.m. 

Monday April 20 Nehemiah Action 7:30 p.m. Goal 155 attendees for our 55th anniversary and Fighting for youth civil citations and senior citizen improvements

Tuesday May 19 Justice Ministry Team Assembly 7:30 p.m. 

Tuesday June 9 Celebration 7:30 p.m.


Finance report for last Sunday 

Envelopes and Loose Collection$   3645.54

Building Fund/Trust$    69.50

Roof Repair 73.00

Mission$   150.50

No More Malaria (Donations so far total $1259.07)$    12.00  


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.


Today at 4:00 p.m. Bethune Cookman Concert Chorale at Christ Church, 4845 NE 25th Ave., Ft. Lauderdale (just south of Commercial after you cross Federal highway, big steeple)


Please see the Vanco insert on electronic giving and consider making your contribution to the Kingdom of God in this place in an easy and efficient way. Please pick up an authorization form and create your profile. You may go to MiramarUMC.org to see more. Look for the “Donate Now” button.


Prayer concerns: For Ashley Cheeks, the islands of St. Vincent & St. Lucia where lives have recently been lost tragically & for those who cannot feed children or send them to school, that we might appreciate what we have in the U.S., Clyde as he undergoes tests, Karen & Dennis Francis for healing, Althea’s daughter as she travels, Cheryl rejoicing that her son got a job and reminding others to not give up trying & friend hoping to reach 75, Judith as she travels & trains for Mission U., Stephanie’s father Rudolph’s eyes, Courtney Daly, Florrie sick with flu, Bettyanne happy at grandniece’s birth & seeing father Jack Gallagher doing so well, Jeannie & A.J. to find work—thankful for social security benefits, Carla thankful for another year with fond remembrances of father and appreciative of mother, joy that Indiana Robinson is up and back at work, Catherine Minnis thankful for volunteers helping her along the journey & for the JROTC, Lorna & family as they mourn the loss of aunt/adopted mother who helped teach others to be spunky, Pat thankful for student’s wedding & discovery that she had been a mentor to him, Angela as she travels to Boston to be with Mom, Phillis praying for us all to get through the stresses of life.


US Armed Forces: HM3Adam Ramsey, Navy-Afghanistan; Sgt. Jonathan Orejuela, Marines; LaShawn Knight, Army-Afghanistan; A.J. Daley, Army. Andre Minott , Navy-Japan.


Miramar UMC, 2507 Utopia Dr. Miramar, FL 33023 Tel: 954-989-4711, www.miramarumc.org, mirumeth@bellsouth.net, Like us on Facebook

Pastor David Range, Music Director Donna Simms, 

Administrative Assistant Beth Davey,  Treasurer Andrea Schroeder, 

Pre School Director Marleni Brant-Pomare, Custodian Ravindra ‘Robin’ Ramtahal







































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