DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – 1 Samuel 2:27-36 Wed. – Hebrews 11:32-12:2 Fri. – Revelation 2:8-11
Tues. – Hebrews 11:1-31 Thur. – 2 Timothy 2:1-13 Sat. – Matthew 25:1-30
Today: October 2, 2016
1:00 p.m. CROP Walk
1:00 p.m. UMYF Middle & High School walk in Crop Walk
7:00 p.m. UMW Executive Board Fellowship Hall
7:00 p.m. Jewish Congregation – Rosh Hashanah Various
Phantom of The Country Opera Tickets on Sale after each service
This Week: October 3 – 8, 2016
Mon 7:00 a.m. Jewish Congregation – Rosh Hashanah Various
9:00 a.m. Acts of Apostles: Into the World at Grace Lutheran in Bowie
7:00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 124
7:00 p.m. Acts of Apostles: Into the World Room 222
Tue 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 a.m. Angel Gang Room 126
7:00 p.m. Board of Trustees 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 Room 125
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Thur 9:15 a.m. Christian Believer at the home of Irene Schneider
9:30 a.m. Agape Circle Room 102
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 p.m. SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 7:00 p.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Sat 8:00 a.m. Theatre Troupe Rehearsals Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Wed. Oct. 12 7:30 p.m. Administrative Board Sanctuary
Sun. Oct. 16 3:00 p.m. Annual Charge Conference at Bowie UMC
Earn. Save. Give. – Join us TODAY from 8:45 – 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!
The St. Matthew’s Musical Theatre Troupe is almost ready for you! The scenes are painted, the lines are learned (we hope), and the music is ready for the“Phantom of the Country Opera”. Performances are October 14, 15, 21 at 7:30 p.m. and October 16 and 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.
Secret Sisters – Our 3rd year for Secret Sisters has begun. The deadline for signing up is TODAY, October 2nd. If you sign up after the deadline, you may not be guaranteed a Sister. You can sign up between services in the Fellowship Hall with Laura Hayes, or email her to get a form.
Please Keep Posting – Thanks for a great selfie Sunday. Take a look at our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/stmbowie) and see how much fun people are having here at St. Matthew’s. Let’s continue showing the world who we are by taking and posting selfies and pictures on our Facebook page when you attend other events like the CROP Walk, TODAY, at 1:00 p.m. here at St. Matthew’s.
Charge Conference 2016 – You are invited to attend St. Matthew’s annual meeting with the District Superintendent on Sunday, October 16 at 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.
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.