DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Psalm 25:1-21 Wed. – Micah 7 Fri. – Luke 8:11-15
Tues. – Luke 12:35-40 Thur. – Colossians 3:12-17 Sat. – James 5:7-11
Today: July 19, 2015
12:15 p.m. VBS Clean-up Various
12:30 p.m. UMM Quarterly Luncheon Fellowship Hall
5:00 p.m. Shelter Meal
Purchase Baysox tickets after each service in Fellowship Hall.
This Week: July 20 – 25, 2015
Mon 7:00 p.m. Deitrich Bonhoeffer Class Room 222
7:00 p.m. Endowment Committee Room 102
Tues 9:45 a.m. Bible Study Room 126
11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
7:00 p.m. VBS Teacher Wrap Up Room 126
Wed 9:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast at Rip’s in Bowie
7:00 p.m. Simple Prayer Worship Service Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Ad Board Fellowship Hall
7:30 p.m. Hospitality Team Room 223
Sat 8:00 a.m. Street Walkers Parking Lot
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, July 26 10:00 a.m. One Worship Service Sanctuary
Bonhoeffer: The Life and Writings of Dietrich Bonhoeffer will begin THIS Monday, July 20 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. in Room 222. Learn more about the impact Bonhoeffer had on Christianity. Class led by Ray Denmark. Study Guide is $11.
St. Matthew’s family night at the Baysox will be on August 1 at 6:35 p.m. Reserved group tickets at $8 must be purchased in advance. For questions or to reserve tickets call Mark Behringer.
The Bowie Food Pantry distributed 100 backpacks last year to children Pre-K through Grade 12. The families bring in the supply lists from their children’s schools and backpacks are filled with needed supplies. The Pantry is now collecting supplies for this school year and a list of needed items is located on the bulletin board in the main hallway. Please place all school supplies in the shopping cart located in the coat room. Thank you.
Coming Soon: Daily morning prayer beginning August 3rd and continuing every Monday – Saturdayfrom 6:30 a.m. – 6:45 a.m. Start your day with prayer by dialing 712-775-7031 and entering access code 111-576-270. Prayer time will be led by members of the congregation and staff. Contact Irene Schneider if you are interested in leading the prayers or have questions.
Summer Teaching Opportunity – An Adult lead teacher is needed for August 30. Contact Rev. Kathy firstname.lastname@example.org. if you can help.
VBS Thank You – To all the VBS staff, leaders, helpers, center leaders, adults, teens, those who helped with check-in, greeting and security, and those who helped in any way for answering the call to serve and help us put God’s love in action. Thank you. Rev. Kathy Wadsley
A resident of the St. Matthew’s Housing Corporation needs to rent a room with kitchen privileges, preferably in the Bowie area. This person is a quiet, 40 year old non-smoking female. Contact Dick Baker at301-262-1408 if you can help.
St. Matthew’s is having a Birthday Celebration NEXT SUNDAY, July 26, 2015. Come join us for a joint service at10:00 a.m. and a potluck lunch afterwards. We will still have the Garden Service at 7:30 a.m. We are asking ALL of you to send us a picture of where you see St. Matthew’s in the world. Think mission activities, church services, VBS, or whatever else that reminds you of St. Matthew’s in the world. Send the pictures to the church office (email@example.com). They will be featured in our July 26 Birthday Celebration slideshow! Let’s celebrate St. Matthew’s impact in the world!
OUR SUMMER SCHEDULE
Continues through August 30!
|7:30 a.m.||Casual service in the Memory Garden|
|8:30 a.m.||Regular service in the Sanctuary|
|8:45 a.m.||Preschool PraySchool (2 yrs – Grade 1) Room 109|
|9:45 a.m.||Summer Sunday School for All Ages (Various)|
|11:00 a.m.||Regular service in the Sanctuary|
|11:15 a.m.||Preschool PraySchool (2 yrs – Grade 1) Room 109|
|10:00 a.m.||July 26 – One Regular Service (Anniversary/Birthday)
Potluck immediately following service in Fellowship Hall