DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Luke 14:25-33 Wed. – Acts 7:54-60 Fri. – 2 Corinthians 13:5-10
Tues. – Matthew 12:46-50 Thur. – 2 Corinthians 4:7-18 Sat. – John 21:15-23
Today: June 19, 2016
5:00 p.m. Shelter Meal
This Week: June 20 – 25, 2016
Tue 9:45 a.m. Bible Study Room 126
11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
7:00 p.m. St. Matthew’s Housing Corporation Room 123
7:00 p.m. More Books Christians Should Read 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 Worship Service Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Council On Ministries (COM) Room 126
7:30 p.m. Hospitality Team Room 223
Mark Your Calendar
Mon, July 4 CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED FOR 4TH OF JULY
Mon, July 11 – 15 6:15 – 8:00 p.m. Vacation Bible School Various
Sun, July 24 10:00 a.m. St. Matthew’s 53rd Birthday Worship Service
For July and August, new worship and Sunday School times:
7:30 a.m. Garden Service
8:45-9:45 Sunday School all ages, Nursery through Adults
10:00 Worship in Sanctuary
Sunday Summer Bible Study for Older Youth and Adults begins TODAY in Room 126 at 9:45 a.m. We are using the FaithLink Curriculum, connecting faith to current events and issues in our culture and our church. Each week covers a different topic, so drop in when you can as your summer plans allow. Today’s topic is The Power of Music.
Summer Sunday school One Room Class needs an assistant leader. They also need a lead teacher for Sunday, July 10. Youth are invited to be teen helpers or teachers with an adult assistant. Sign-up on the Christian Formation bulletin board in the hallway between the church and EEC offices or contact Virginia Dahl.
Bowie Interfaith Food Pantry needs your help! – This is the time of the year when donations are low; therefore, your help is needed in replenishing the shelves with all non-perishable foods. Donations needed are canned items such as fruit, meats and soups. They could also use rice, pasta sides, peanut butter, jelly and desserts. Place the items in the shopping cart located in the coat room. Thank you for your continual support!
Sewers Need! Do you sew? Have some free time this summer? The Christmas Stocking project is looking for people to help sew the bags for the stocking project. Contact Kim Hill if you can help.
Men’s Service Group meeting at the Alpha House on Saturday, June 25 at 9:00 a.m. to help get things closer to being ready for new residents. Projects will include hanging venetian blinds, painting and other fix-up tasks. Bring a lunch or join the group at the nearby deli. Sign up in the narthex or contact Rick Miller or Carl Long). Everyone is welcome to join in!
Last Date to register for VBS (July 11-15) is Monday, June 27. Registrations forms are available on the bulletin board in the narthex or at www.stmatthews-bowie.org.
To the St. Matthew’s family, please accept my heartfelt thanks for your continued prayers and cards, and especially for all the meals that were prepared and delivered to my home. I truly appreciate the kindness and thoughtfulness. It means so much to me. Judie Cullen