Blessing of the Backpacks

The new school year is a chance for children to make new friends, learn with new teachers and grow in their education, responsibility and personal leadership. Many children and youth are nervous – new schools, faces and routines can be difficult to accept. We urge you to pray with your …

Equipping the Young: Junior Youth

At Mandarin UMC, we seek to engage our children and youth through a variety of different activities focused on growing their relationship with Jesus, as well as each other. FUN things that children enjoy and look forward to, both during the school year and beyond. Our Junior Youth have had …

Summer Sermon Series

This summer’s sermon series will focus on classic works from children’s literature – how the messages shape our lives and are applicable to our relationship with God and the Gospels. July 21 – Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak July 28 – Winnie the Pooh, A.A. Milne August 4 …

UMCOR Newborn Kits Needed

The Florida Annual Conference is sending a team to Angola and they are in great need of newborn kits. If you, your family, your class or small group can help, follow these directions and then drop off your kit at the church office by July 15. Please note, follow directions …

Congratulations to our Graduates

On June 2, we celebrated our graduates who completed their studies at different high schools in our area. We enjoyed praying with them at the 11 am Traditional Service, then a social Sunday evening, with stories and videos. We have watched them grow with God during their years here at …

2019 Mission Trip

Every summer, a group of approximately 50 Mandarin UMC students head down to Vero Beach, FL to share the joy of Jesus’s love with local children. They do this by organizing a Vacation Bible School specifically for the kids in the area. Students read Bible stories, participate in recreation activities, …