DAILY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Mon. – Ephesians 4:1-16 Wed. – 1 Corinthians 6:1-10 Fri. – Romans 12:1-21
Tues. – Philemon Thur. – 1 Corinthians 3:5-23 Sat. – Colossians 3:5-17
Today: May 28, 2017
Happy Memorial Day Weekend
NO Confirmation Class or Youth Group Today
This Week: May 29 – June 3, 2017
Mon Memorial Day – Church Office Closed
Tue 9:45 a.m. Bible Study & 11:00 Angel Gang Room 126
Wed 9:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast at Rip’s in Bowie
7:00 p.m. Simple Prayer Sanctuary
Thur 11:30 a.m. Agape Circle – Meet in church parking lot to carpool
7:00 p.m. Chancel Choir Room 124
Sat 8:30 a.m. Bowie Fest Allen Pond Park
6:00 p.m. Confirmation Dinner Fellowship Hall
Mark Your Calendar
Sun Jun 4 11:00 a.m. Confirmation Sanctuary
12:30 p.m. Lunch in the Park at Allen Pond in Bowie
Sat Jun 10 1:00 p.m. Nancy Perry’s Memorial Service
Sun Jun 11 End of Sunday School Season Celebration Various
Mon Jun 19 5:30 p.m. Vacation Bible School Various
CHILDREN, FAMILY AND YOUTH
BOOKS & PRAYER PARTNERS FOR GUATEMALAN CHILDREN – Look in the narthex TODAY for a ziplock bag with a child’s name and instructions. Please return the ziplock bag NO LATER than June 18th, and pray for your child throughout the year. A specially marked collection box will be in the narthex onSundays. The ziplocks may be dropped at the church office during the week. Please contact Marian Eisinger if you have any questions.
CONFIRMATION SUNDAY – On June 4th at the 11 a.m. service, come and support the confirmands as they take their confirmation vows and become full members of the church. This group has worked really hard, has a fun video for you to see, and is ready to celebrate with you all. There will be cake after service, so you will not want to miss out!
LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER FOR VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL IS NEXT SUNDAY, JUNE 4TH – VBS will take place June 19th – 23rd with dinner starting at 5:30 p.m. and wrapping up at 7 p.m. for our 2 and 3 year olds, and 8 p.m. for everyone else. VBS is FREE and is a great week of song, creativity, and learning about old Bible stories and new ways to be heroes in God! Register online at www.jotform.com/cspyres/vbs2017 or find a registration form in the bin hanging on Chelsea’s office door.
VBS NEEDS YOUR HELP! – We need someone who loves children, crafts and is willing to assist our main teacher. We also need help setting things up and decorating the church on Sunday, June 18th after the 11 a.m. service. If you can do any of these things, please contact Chelsea via email email@example.com.
BOWIEFEST IS NEXT SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD – Still looking for volunteers from 8:30 a.m. to about 7 pm. Please contact George Wood for more information and scheduling.
CALLING ALL GRADUATES – We will be honoring our graduating seniors at both services on Sunday, June 11th. All graduating seniors are invited to attend for a special recognition. Please submit names of graduates from high school, college and grad school to Shameka in the church office (301-262-1408) or firstname.lastname@example.org by THIS Friday, June 2nd.
Thursday, JUNE 15, is the deadline for articles for the DOUBLE EDITION (July and August) of the Circuit Rider. If you wish to draw attention to projects, special needs and educational opportunities planned for the fall months, this is the time to create descriptive articles concerning these events. Please limit submissions to 300 words or less. E-mail your articles to email@example.com. Thanks!
ELECTRONIC GIVING – If you would like to make today’s offering using our electronic giving service, please refer to the ELECTRONIC GIVING CARD that is located in the pocket of the pew rack in front of you. This card provides instructions for the use of our On Line Giving and Giving by Text services. Both services can be used for a one time gift or recurring gifts. THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR GIFT.