DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Acts 14:19-28 Wed. – 2 Corinthians 1:3-11 Fri. – Isaiah 53:7-9
Tues. – 1 Peter 2:21-25 Thur. – Isaiah 53:1-6 Sat. – Isaiah 53:10-12
Today: March 20, 2016
9:45 a.m. 6 Ways to Encounter God Room 222
9:45 a.m. Men’s Service Group Room 125
10:30 a.m. Palm Sunday Procession Gathering Fellowship Hall
12:30 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt Fellowship Hall
12:30 p.m. Confirmation Class Room 222
5:00 p.m. Shelter Meal
This Week: March 21 – 26, 2016
Mon 7:00 p.m. Koinonia Circle at the home of Cyndy Gann
Tue 9:30 a.m. SEAL Team Room 125
9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
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
6:00 p.m. Lenten Soup and Salad Fellowship Hall
7:00 p.m. Simple Prayer for Lent Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. 6 Ways to Encounter God Room 222
Thur 9:15 a.m. Jesus In The Gospels Room 223
7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday Seder Tasting Meal Fellowship Hall
8:30 p.m. Prayer Vigil Begins
Fri 12:00 p.m. “Seven Last Words of Jesus” Service Sanctuary
CHURCH OFFICE CLOSES AT NOON
6:00 p.m. Prayer Vigil Ends
7:00 p.m. Good Friday Tenebrae Service Sanctuary
Sat 9:00 a.m. Altar Guild Work Day Sanctuary
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, Mar 27 6:30 a.m. Sunrise Service Memory Garden
Sun, Mar 27 7:15 a.m. Breakfast Fellowship Hall
Sun, Mar 27 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Worship Service Sanctuary
Mon, Mar 28 CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED
Fri, Apr 15 7:30 p.m. “The Music Man” Fellowship Hall
Sat, Apr 30 9:00 a.m. UMW Retreat at West River
Holy Week at St. Matthew’s – See bulletin insert for information on services.
Fill the ARK – H.E.I.F.E.R. International Project – Need more time? Boxes will be collected through March 27th. Drop off in the church office or put in the collection plate on Sunday morning.
Join us TODAY after the 11:00 service in Fellowship Hall for some “Bunny Snacks” and Easter Egg Hunt. Bring your own basket. We will look for eggs outside, weather permitting. (Inside if raining) There will be a separate area for children under two, so everyone will be sure to find Easter eggs. Everyone is welcome! See you there!
St. Matthew’s Musical Theatre Troupe is ready to entertain you again. The Troupe will be performing “The Music Man”. Shows will be April 15,16,17,22 and 23 in Fellowship Hall.
Still time to Donate for UMW Jewelry/Purse Sale – Please place your gently used jewelry and purses in the marked box in the coatroom. Scarves are also accepted but will go to Guatemala. The sale will take place on Sunday, April 3, after both services. Proceeds will benefit UMW missions.
LENTEN FINANCIAL FAST – Please bring your Financial Fast Offering NEXT Sunday (Easter Sunday). A Lenten Offering Envelope will be included in the bulletin. Place your Lenten Financial Fast offering in this envelope and write your name on the front. There will be special baskets near each Communion location for you to place your offering as you complete Communion. If you include your Financial Fast Offering with your regular offering, please clearly indicate the amount of your Financial Fast offering. If you are giving your Financial Fast Offering through On Line Giving use the “40 Day Fast” giving fund. THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR THIS SPECIAL LENTEN OFFERING.