DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Luke 9:57-62 Wed. – Philippians 1:19-30 Fri. – Luke 22:24-27
Tues. – 1 Kings 19 Thur. – 1 Peter 5:1-11 Sat. – John 13:1-17
Today: February 5, 2017
9:45 a.m. SPPRC Room 102
6:30 p.m. NO YOUTH GROUP TONIGHT
Fair Trade Sales after services in Fellowship Hall
This Week: February 6 – 11, 2017
Mon 9:30 a.m. Merry Methodists (M&Ms) Room 223
7:00 p.m. Gloria Ringers Room 124
Tue 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 a.m. Angel Gang 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. Finance Committee Room 126
7:30 p.m. Missions Team Room 222
7:30 p.m. Theatre Troupe Fellowship Hall
Thur 9:15 a.m. Christian Believer Room 126
9:30 a.m. Agapa Circle Room 102
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir & 8:30 p.m. SpiritMove Room 124
Fri 9:30 a.m. Martha Circle Room 102
7:00 p.m. Theatre Troupe Fellowship Hall
Sat 9:00 a.m. Theatre Troupe Room 124
Mark Your Calendar
Sun, Feb 12 2:00 p.m. Pre-Valentine’s Day Concert Sanctuary
Sat, Feb 18 1:00 p.m. St. Matthew’s Work Day at Bowie Pantry
Sat, Feb 18 5:00 p.m. Family Movie Night Fellowship Hall
Mon, Feb 20 CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED FOR PRESIDENTS’ DAY
Fri, Feb 24 6:00 p.m. “Visioning” Church Retreat Fellowship Hall
Sat, Feb 25 9:00 a.m. “Visioning” Church Retreat Fellowship Hall
JOIN US FOR ONE SERVICE AT 10:00 A.M. ON FEBRUARY 26TH. Kristin Kumpf who is leading our retreat will be preaching and we will share in the gift of communion together. There will be no Sunday School, but all are invited to come to worship. Bring a dish to share and join us in Fellowship Hall after the service to wrap up our retreat week-end with a potluck!
CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
YOUTH GROUP – This week-end 13 youth and 4 adults are in Ocean City, MD, for the Baltimore Washington Youth Rally! Please keep them in prayer this morning as they wrap up their final session and travel home this afternoon. NO youth group this evening due to being together all weekend and the Super Bowl.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT – Saturday, February 18, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., in Fellowship Hall for dinner and a movie! Bring a can good to donate to the food pantry, and join us for a night with Zootopia! Feel free to dress as your favorite kind of animal or just come as yourself. Kids are also invited to bring a pillow and sleeping bag to stretch out as we watch the movie on the big screen!
APPALACHIAN SERVICE PROJECT – On July 16-22 our Senior High youth and many adults will travel to the mountains for a week of service and worship. If you are interested in attending this year, join us NEXT Sunday, February 12 after the 11:00 a.m. service in Room 222 for an information meeting.
BOWIE FOOD PANTRY WORK DAY – Have you wanted to see the food pantry in person but have to work during the day when it is open? Join us for a church work day at the food pantry, February 18, from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.. We will clean, sort donations and spend some time discovering more about the pantry. Children are invited but if under 12 years old should be accompanied by an adult. Email Chelsea (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you can help!
CHURCH WIDE VISIONING RETREAT, February 24 -25, at St. Matthew’s. – If you haven’t already registered for the retreat, please do so! It will be a weekend of sharing our dreams and visions for the future of St. Matthew’s. Childcare is available and meals will be provided. Fill out the form online, or find extras in the narthex. htpps://form.jotform.com/cspyres/stmatthewsretreat2017
2017 GUATEMALA MISSION TRIP informational meeting NEXT Sunday, February12, 9:45 a.m. in Room 125. Trip is scheduled for July 1-8 and estimated cost is $1500. Working with Impacto Ministry (www.impactoministry.com). Call Marian Eisinger or email for more details or to join the trip.