February 23, 2020 @ 10:15a
Each and every week we look forward to this hour to gather as a community. We are glad YOU are here today with us!
Please complete the Connect Card in the seat pocket in front of you. Then, place the card either in the offering basket when it is passed or on the bookcases in the back on your way out.
We truly hope you enjoy your time here this morning and hope you return soon.
Order of Worship
All The People Said Amen
Lay Me Down
Affirmation of Faith
Passing of the Peace
Mighty To Save
This I Believe
Matthew 17:1-14a (NRSV)
Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. 2 And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became dazzling white. 3 Suddenly there appeared to them Moses and Elijah, talking with him. 4 Then Peter said to Jesus, “Lord, it is good for us to be here; if you wish, I[a] will make three dwellings[b] here, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah.” 5 While he was still speaking, suddenly a bright cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud a voice said, “This is my Son, the Beloved;[c] with him I am well pleased; listen to him!” 6 When the disciples heard this, they fell to the ground and were overcome by fear. 7 But Jesus came and touched them, saying, “Get up and do not be afraid.” 8 And when they looked up, they saw no one except Jesus himself alone.
9 As they were coming down the mountain, Jesus ordered them, “Tell no one about the vision until after the Son of Man has been raised from the dead.” 10 And the disciples asked him, “Why, then, do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?” 11 He replied, “Elijah is indeed coming and will restore all things; 12 but I tell you that Elijah has already come, and they did not recognize him, but they did to him whatever they pleased. So also the Son of Man is about to suffer at their hands.” 13 Then the disciples understood that he was speaking to them about John the Baptist.
14 When they came to the crowd, a man came to him, knelt before him,
Feb 25 • Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner • 6-7:30p
Feb 26 • Ash Wed • Ashes To Go • Starbucks • 6-9a
Feb 26 • Ash Wed • Worship • Bloomingdale Pres • 7p
Feb 28 • Youth: Ministry of Hope • 11:30a-noon
Mar 2-3 • Church Directory Photos • 1-8p
Mar 9 • Coffee & Conversation • Starbucks • 9:30a
Mar 15 • Feed The Bay • 9a-2p
Mar 21 • Grace Community Spring Market • 9a-2p
Mar 28 • Children’s Home “Day on Campus” • 9a-2p
Mar 29 • Worship Together Sunday
PINECREST ELEMENTARY NEEDS SUPPLIES
Give our little ones the tools they need to succeed. Supply lists are located in the Mission Center by CLICKING HERE.
We partnered with Lifetouch Photography to create an updated church directory. Sign up on “the hub” (physical or digital) for your family appointment.
SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE DINNER • Feb 25 • 6:30-8p
Our next community dinner will feature pancakes, sausage, fruit, coffee and juice. More info to follow. Proceeds will benefit summer camp scholarships for children and youth. Sign-up on “the hub”
NEW LENTEN STUDY “HOW TO LIVE” • Feb 23 • 6:30-8p
Join Pastor Tracie for this new 7-week study on the book “How to Live”. There is weekly reading. Book costs $12.50. Sign-up on “the hub”.
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS LENTEN STUDY • Wed, Mar 4, 6:30p
Join Pastor Erick for this 6- week, discussion group on Jesus encounters found in Matthew and John. Sign-up on “the hub”.
SPRING MARKET • Mar 21 • 9a-2p
Tell your friends and neighbors. Many similar vendors from our November Holiday Market.
CHILDREN’S HOME “DAY ON CAMPUS” • Mar 28, 9a-2p
The Florida United Methodist Children’s Home opens their campus to us. More details and sign-up on “the hub”.
The Florida United Methodist Foundation sponsors the Sinclair Scholarship for seniors each year. Visit www.fumf.org/ scholarships for more information. Deadline is Mar 15.
Children & Family Ministries | Sundays
Infants - 2 Year olds | Room C7
3 & 4 Year-Olds | Room B1
Grades K-5 | Room B1
Refuge Youth Ministries | Sundays
Middle & High School in Worship on the 1st & 3rd Sundays
Sunday School 2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays | Room C1 and A5
- Middle School • 5-6:15p
- Cafe • 6:15-6:45p
- High School • 6:45-8p
TONIGHT! This is Week 4 in our series Rhythm. Music, games, and D-Groups!
- Feb 28 • Ministry of Hope • 5-8p • Register at/on the HUB. Middle school students can be dropped off at Ministry of Hope due to later school dismissal.
- Wednesdays 6:30-7:30 for Middle and High School • No need to sign up, just show up.
- JOIN OUR RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM! Refuge Youth has a booth at Newsome HS, noon on 4/18 – 6a on 4/19. Students earn service hours. Text RELAY to 97000 for a link to join or donate.
**All activities listed are open to any/all MS & HS students.
All registration can be done on "the hub"