DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Acts 2:43-47 Wed. – Acts 4:32-37 Fri. – Ephesians 4:17-5:2
Tues. – Acts 3:1-10 Thur. – Zechariah 4:1-10 Sat. – Romans 8:1-17
Today: May 15, 2016
9:45 a.m. Shelter Team Room 123
5:00 p.m. Shelter Meal
6:30 p.m. UMYF – Middle & High School Rooms 222/226
This Week: May 16 – 21, 2016
Mon 7:00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 124
7:00 p.m. Koinonia Circle Room 102
Tues 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
7:00 p.m. More Books Christians Should Read Room 125
7:00 p.m. EEC Board Room 126
7:00 p.m. Summer Teacher Workshop Room 222
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
7:00 p.m. Susanna Wesley Circle at the home of Pat Bond
Thurs 9:15 a.m. Jesus in the Gospels Room 223
9:30 a.m SEAL Card making Team Room 125
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 SpiritMove Room 124
Sat 9:00 a.m. Veterans Awareness Seminar Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, May 22 11:00 a.m. EEC Celebration in Worship Sanctuary
Sun, May 22 2:30 p.m. Baby Mejia Baby Shower Fellowship Hall
Sat, June 4 8:30 a.m. Bowiefest at Allen Pond in Bowie
Sun, June 12 12:30 p.m. Rev. Kathy’s Retirement Fellowship Hall
REMINDER: Deadline for articles for the June Circuit Rider is TODAY, Sunday, May 15, 2016. This is a FIRM DEADLINE. Articles received after that date will NOT be included. Please submit articles to George Huffman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Matthew’s is hosting a free workshop on caring for Veterans and their families THIS Saturday, May 21, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Retired Chaplain Dave Smith will lead the workshop. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information go to: http://stmatthews-bowie.org/2016/intro-to-veterans-workshop/
NEW shirts and Prayer Friends for Guatemalan Children – There are still plenty of bags left. Pick up a child’s name tag today and follow the instructions in the bag. Please return the shirt and a picture NO LATER than May 29. Contact Marian Eisinger for more information.
Surf Shack: Catch the Wave of God’s Amazing Love VBS will be July 11-15 from 5:50-8:00 p.m. for children completing Preschool Three’s classes through Grade 5. Mommy, Daddy and Me class will be from 5:50-7:00 p.m. for children who were age 2 by September 1, 2015 with a parent/guardian. Both groups begin with a sandwich entrée supper. Register by May 27 to receive the family discount and assure your place. Information and registration forms are on the bulletin board in the narthex or www.stmatthews-bowie.org.
VBS Teacher/Leaders/Teen Workshop, May 24, 7:00 p.m., room 222. See what fun waits our surfers and get your curriculum.
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 email@example.com
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 June 5.