Today: October 16, 2016
3:00 p.m. “Phantom of the Country Opera” Fellowship Hall
3:00 p.m. Annual Charge Conference at Bowie UMC
6:30 p.m. UMYF Middle and High School Room 226
Phantom of The Country Opera Tickets on Sale after each service
This Week: October 17 – 22, 2016
Mon 9:15 a.m. Acts of Apostles: Into the World Room 222
7:00 p.m. Acts of Apostles: Into the World Room 222
7: 00 p.m. Koinonia Circle Room 102
7: 00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 102
Tue 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
Wed 9:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast at Rip’s in Bowie
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsal Fellowship Hall
7:00 p.m. Simple Prayer Worship Service Sanctuary
7:00 p.m. Susanna Wesley Circle at the home of Kathy Hillsinger
Thur 9:15 a.m. Christian Believer Room 126
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 p.m. SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 7:30 p.m. “Phantom of the Country Opera” Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Sat., Oct. 29 2:00 p.m. Trunk or Treat Fellowship Hall
Sat., Nov. 5 10:00 a.m. UMW Craft Show Various
Morning Prayer Call: Monday–Saturday, 6:30-6:45 a.m.;
Dial 712-775-7031 and enter access code: 111-576-270#.
Leader: Ray Denmark
DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Matthew 10:1-15 Wed. – Matthew 10:24-42 Fri. – 2 Cor 4:1-6
Tues. – Matthew 10:16-23 Thur. – 2 Cor 11:7-12:10 Sat. – 2 Timothy 2:14-26
October is Pastor Appreciation Month! Take a few moments to send a card, write a note or email, or telephone your pastor to express your appreciation for his ministry, service and care.
Earn. Save. Give. – Join us TODAY from 9:45 – 10:45 a.m. in Fellowship Hall for our October church wide study. Bring your children to Sunday School and then drop into this class focused around small group conversation and grace through giving. Didn’t order a book? Don’t worry! We will have extras available. Can’t come all month but want to check it out? Come! We are happy to have you for one week or the entire month. Take another step on your faith journey with this four week church wide study. Email Chelsea (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions. See you there!
Phantom of the Country Opera is here NOW! The Phantom is here in Fellowship Hall! The troupe is in the midst of Phantom of the Country Opera. Remaining performances are October 21 at 7:30 p.m. and October 23 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are: Adults, $8 ahead of time and $10 at the door; Children 12 and under are $5. Tickets will be on sale after each service by Fellowship Hall or in the Church Office during the week.
Charge Conference 2016 – St. Matthew’s annual meeting with the District Superintendent will be TODAY, October 16, 3:00 p.m., at Bowie United Methodist Church located at 13009-6th Street in Bowie. All members of the Administrative Board, Council on Ministries and interested lay people and members of the congregation are invited to attend.
Warm Nights Needs Your Help- Believe it or not; it is time to start thinking about Warm Nights. With Christmas occurring on a Sunday, we will be bringing in our guests on Saturday, December 24th so they can enjoy the holiday. Once again we will be the first church to welcome guests for Warm Nights II. With the increase in homelessness we need to help as many as possible. Start thinking now how you can help.
Craft Show is Coming Soon – The UMW’s annual craft show will be Saturday, November 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We’ll have lots of great handmade crafts, a huge bake sale and delicious lunch concession. Plan to be there!
GIVING BY TEXT
- Text SMUMC to 73256. You will receive a text message in response.
- Tap or click on the link in this message.
- Enter your gift amount, select the appropriate fund and enter your name, credit/debit/checking account information.
- Enter your email address and tap on the green GIVE button. You will receive text and email acknowledgement of your donation.
- For future giving, text SMUMC to 73256. You will receive a text message in response.
- Tap on the link, enter your gift, select the appropriate fund and tap the green GIVE button. You will receive text and email acknowledgement of your donation.