DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Genesis 1 Wed. – Acts 27:21-26 Fri. – Luke 6:17-45
Tues. – John 15:1-11 Thur. – Acts 10:1-43 Sat. – Luke 8:40-56
Today: January 31, 2016
9:45 a.m. SPPRC Training Class Room 125
4:00 p.m. UMW Youth Girls Activity Fellowship Hall
4:00 p.m. Winter Concert Sanctuary
7:00 p.m. UMW Executive Board Room 102
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Tickets on Sale in Fellowship Hall
This Week: February 1 – 6, 2016
Mon 9:30 a.m. Merry Methodist (M&Ms) Room 223
7:00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 124
7:00 p.m. SPPRC Room 126
7:00 p.m. Children and Families Team Room 125
Tue 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 Angel Gang Room 126
7:00 p.m. Membership Team Room 223
7:00 p.m. VBS Director Team Room 125
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. Simple Prayer Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Christian Formation Team Room 223
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsal Fellowship Hall
Thur 9:15 a.m. Jesus In The Gospels TBD
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 p.m. SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Sat 9:30 a.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
10:00 a.m. Spanish: Who Is My Neighbor Room 126
5:45 p.m. Family Movie Night & Ark Kick-off Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Tue, Feb 9 5:00 p.m. Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Fellowship Hall
Wed, Feb 10 7:00 p.m. Ash Wednesday Service Sanctuary
Wed. Feb 14 6:00 p.m. Soup and Salad Fellowship Hall
Winter Concert, January 31, 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. The program will feature Roy Hakes, the Amberwood Consort and Isaac Borocz. Come and hear piano, organ, recorders, lutes and hurdy-gurdies (bet you’ve never even seen a Baroque hurdy-gurdy!) with selections by composers such as Bach, Pachelbel, Scarlatti, Dvorak and others. Always free, always fun. Don’t miss it!
Middle School and High School Girls are invited to join the United Methodist Women on Sunday, January 31, 4:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall, for a fun session to make stamped greeting cards followed by a pizza party and homemade cookies. They will be done in time to attend the UMYF meeting at 6:30 p.m. Please contact Lisa Klein for more information.
Family Movie Night and Fill the Ark Kick Off, Saturday, February 6, 5:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. featuring “Maya The Bee Movie” and pizza. Bring a blanket or low lawn chair to sit on and a donation of non-perishable food for the Bowie Food Pantry. All are welcome. Sponsored by the Children and Families Council.
Church Wide Lenten Study: “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 February 5 via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone 301-262-1408. Please indicate which class time you wish to attend and if you would like a workbook ordered for you.
Reminder: Deadline for the March 2016 Circuit Rider will be Monday, February 15, 2016. Please submit articles to George Huffman email@example.com.
If you have not already picked up your Giving Envelopes for 2016 you may pick them up during the week in the church office. Help us keep our mailing costs down by stopping in and picking up your envelopes. Thanks!
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.