DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Luke 9:57-62 Wed. – Philippians 1:19-30 Fri. – Luke 22:24-27
Tues. – 1 Kings 19 Thur. – 1 Peter 5:1-11 Sat. – John 13:1-17
Today: February 7, 2016
9:45 a.m. SPPRC Training Class Room 125
12:30 p.m. New Members Preparation Meeting Fellowship Hall
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Tickets on Sale in Fellowship Hall
Fair Trade Sales after each service in Fellowship Hall
This Week: February 8 – 13, 2016
Mon 7:00 p.m. NO GLORIA RINGERS THIS WEEK
7:30 p.m. Evening Circle Room 102
Tue 9:45 a.m. NO BIBLE STUDY THIS WEEK
11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
5:00 p.m. Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Fellowship Hall
7:00 p.m. Board of Trustees Room 126
Wed 9:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast at Rip’s in Bowie
10:30 a.m. Bible Study for Health Room 125
7:00 p.m. Ash Wednesday Worship Service Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsal Fellowship Hall
Thur 9:15 a.m. Jesus In The Gospels Room 223
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir Room 124
8:30 p.m. NO SPIRITMOVE
Fri 9:30 a.m. Martha Circle Room 102
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Sat 9:30 a.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Wed. Feb 17 6:00 p.m. Soup and Salad Fellowship Hall
Sat. Feb 20 10:00 a.m. Funeral Service – Kay League Sanctuary
The funeral service for Kay League will be held at St. Matthew’s on Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be at Robert E. Evans Funeral Home, 16000 Annapolis Road, Bowie, on Friday, February 19, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Internment will follow immediately after the funeral service on Saturday at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD. All are invited to greet the family and gather for conversation and refreshments at 1:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall after the Internment.
Church Wide Lenten Study: IMPORTANT- REGISTER BY WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, for “Six Ways We Encounter God” begins Sunday, February 14 at 9:45 a.m. or Wednesday, February 17 at 7:30 p.m. When we live, worship, or pray, do we really encounter God? In this study, author Tom Berlin introduces us to six basic characteristics of God, linking each to the characteristics we should develop in response. Led by Pastor Daniel and team. Participant workbooks ($7). E-books are available at Cokesbury.com. To reserve your place in class please register with Sharon BY WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, via phone (301-262-1408 or email (email@example.com). Please indicate which class time you wish to attend and if you would like a workbook ordered for you.
Children and Families Make Prayer Beads: Children in Grades K-5 and their families are invited to make age appropriate prayer beads for Protestants as a tool for connecting with God. We will also learn and practice how to use them. This workshop will be on February 28 at 12:30 in Fellowship Hall. Light snack lunch will be served by Children and Families Council. All are welcome.
Leadership Days: A number of great training opportunities for local church leaders are being offered at the upcoming regional Leadership Days. The Southern Region will hold its training Feb. 20 (8:30-12:30 Odenton) and a session with missional speaker Reggie McNeal on March 5 (9A-4P). The Western Region’s Leadership Days will be held Feb. 27; The Washington Region’s, “Dare to Lead,” event and the Baltimore Region’s, “Therefore Go,” session are March 5. For details go to www.bwcumc.org, in drop down menu click on Events & Sessions, then Leadership Days.
Reminder: Deadline for the March 2016 Circuit Rider will be Monday, February 15, 2016. Please submit articles to George Huffman firstname.lastname@example.org.
Start the New Year with Prayer – See the bulletin board in the hallway across from room 124 (Music room) for different ways to pray and prayer handouts.