DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Luke 18:18-30 Wed. – Philippians 2:12-18 Fri. – 2 Timothy 2:1-13
Tues. – Galatians 5:16-24 Thur. – 1 Timothy 4:6-16 Sat. – 1 John 4
Today: June 5, 2016
6:30 p.m. – High School and Middle School UMYF
Fair Trade Sales after both services in the hallway beside Fellowship Hall.
This Week: June 6 – 11, 2016
Mon 12:00 p.m. Merry Methodists (M&Ms) at Anthony’s in Bowie
7:00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 124
7:00 p.m. Children and Families Team Room 125
Tues 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 Angel Gang Room 126
10:00 a.m. Stewardship 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 Worship Service Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Christian Formation Team Room 123
7:30 p.m. Finance Committee Room 126
Thurs 7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 9:30 a.m. Martha Circle at Rip’s in Bowie
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, June 12 12:30 p.m. Rev. Kathy’s Retirement Fellowship Hall
SUMMER SCHEDULE CHANGES!!! Starting July 3rd!
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
Chesapeake Chorale and Silent Auction – The Chesapeake Chorale will be performing its 35th year Anniversary Concert TODAY at 3:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. There will be a newly commissioned piece dedicated to the memory of founder, Karen Landis. At 1:30 p.m. a silent auction will also be held in Fellowship Hall. Ticket and other information can be found athttp://www.chesapeakechorale.org//concerts.html.
Please join us in Fellowship Hall, NEXT Sunday, June 12, following the 11:00 a.m. worship service as we honor Rev. Kathy Wadsley for her years of service to St. Matthew’s as well as her retirement. The celebration will be a potluck meal followed by a program. If you wish to make a donation for a gift for Kathy, please designate Fund Code 341 or “Rev. Kathy’s retirement” on your check. The deadline for the donations will be TODAY, June 5, 2016. You may place the donations in the offering plate or drop off in the church office. Let’s join together in giving Kathy a big send-off.
We will be honoring our graduating seniors at both services on Sunday, June 12. All graduating seniors are invited to attend for a special recognition. Please submit names of high school, college and graduate level graduates to Sharon in the church office (301-262-1408) or firstname.lastname@example.org by TODAY, June 5.
Wednesday, JUNE 15, is the deadline for articles for the DOUBLE EDITION (July and August) of the Circuit Rider. If you wish to draw attention to projects, special needs and educational opportunities planned for the fall months, this is the time to create descriptive articles concerning these events. Please limit submissions to 300 words or less. E-mail your articles to email@example.com. Thanks!
Summer Sunday School Teaching Opportunities – Summer Sunday School classes will be during the 9:45 a.m. hour on June 19 and 26 and 8:45 a.m. during July and August. To give our regular teachers a break, adults are invited to teach one or more Sundays and youth are invited to be teen helpers or teachers with an adult. Sign-up on the Christian Formation bulletin board in the main hallway or contact Rev. Kathy at firstname.lastname@example.org
VBS Registration Time – Surf Shack Vacation Bible School will be held July 11 -15 for children ages 3 & 4 and Kindergarten through Grade 5. VBS begins with Supper at 5:50 for registrants and ends at 8 p.m. after a fun filled evening learning how to Catch The Wave of God’s Amazing Love. Children Age 2 and a parent or guardian attend the Mommy, Daddy or Me class together from 5:50 -7 p.m. Both groups must register by June 27. All are welcome. Registration form available on the bulletin board in the Narthex or at www.stmatthews-bowie.org.
See the bright yellow flier in the narthex for more information on 2016 Summer Christian Formation Opportunities.