DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Ephesians 6:10:17 Wed. – 1 Peter 2:7-12 Fri. – Matthew 23:1-12
Tues. – Hebrews 12:1-17 Thur. – Philippians 3:12-21 Sat. – Matthew 7:13-23
Today: February 19, 2017
5:00 p.m. Shelter Meal
6:30 p.m. Youth Group Narthex
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Tickets on Sale after each service
in Fellowship Hall.
This Week: February 20 – 25, 2017
Mon CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED FOR PRESIDENTS’ DAY
7:00 p.m. Koinonia Circle 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
7:00 p.m. EEC Board 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
7:00 p.m. Simple Prayer Worship Service Sanctuary
7:30 p.m. Christian Formation Team Room 126
7:30 p.m. Hospitality Team Room 125
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Fellowship Hall
Thur 9:15 a.m. Christian Believer Room 126
9:30 a.m. SEAL Team Room 125
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 p.m. SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 6:00 p.m. Church Visioning Retreat Fellowship Hall
7:00 p.m. Theatre Troupe Room 124
Sat 9:00 a.m. Church Visioning Retreat Fellowship Hall
9:00 a.m. Theatre Troupe Room 124
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, Feb 26 10:00 a.m. One Service followed by Potluck in Fellowship Hall
Tue, Feb 28 5:00 p.m. Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner Fellowship Hall
Wed, Mar 1 12:15 p.m. Ash Wednesday Service Sanctuary
Wed, Mar 1 7:00 p.m. Ash Wednesday Service Sanctuary
CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
YOUTH GROUP – We will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the narthex and go together to HeartFields to deliver the valentines we made last week. Join us as we spread some extra love! We will be back by our regular time of 8:15 p.m.
CHURCH WIDE VISIONING RETREAT, February 24 -25, at St. Matthew’s. – TODAY is the last day to turn in your registration for the church retreat next week-end. Whether you can join us for the entire weekend or just one session, we want you there! There are extra registration forms in the narthex or find it online at: htpps://form.jotform.com/cspyres/stmatthewsretreat2017.
SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE DINNER – Tuesday, February 28, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Come gather and feast on pancakes and sausages in support of our youth mission trip to the Appalachia Service Project in Kentucky! Tickets are $6 for adults and are on sale starting TODAY after each service.
MORE BOOKS EVERY CHRISTIAN SHOULD READ – Tuesday, February 21, 7:00 p.m. in room 125. Join us for discussion on Nora Gallagher’s book “This Seen and Unseen: A Year Lived in Faith.” Even if you have not read the book, join for a discussion of faith and how intentionally living out your faith for a year could transform your life.
ONE WORSHIP SERVICE NEXT SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2017 AT 10:00 A.M. – Join us to celebrate the end of our retreat. Childcare will be available but there is NO regular Sunday School. Following the service there will be a church wide potluck in Fellowship Hall!
ONLINE GIVERS – Please take a couple of minutes to log into your online giving account and check your recurring gifts. Click on “Manage Scheduled Giving” which is located in the “My Giving Summary” at the lower left of the Home Page. Please insure the amount of your gift agrees with your 2017 pledge and that it is being paid in accordance with your desired schedule. Contact Dick Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
WORLD DAY OF PRAYER will be held in the sanctuary on Friday, March 3, from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. The UMW will be sponsoring this drop-in opportunity for prayer, joining with others around the world.
JOIN US FOR TWO SERVICES ON ASH WEDNESDAY, ON MARCH 1. We will have a 12:15 p.m. service and a 7:00 p.m. service.