This Week at Gaither UMC 4/14 – 4/22



ACOLYTES – Kesi Mertz.  4/22 – Kesi Mertz.

GREETERS – Tony & Esther Matulonis.  4/22 – Jean Hershberger.

LITURGISTS – Janet Boyd.  4/22 – TBD.

UMYFNo Meetings Tonight!


SAVE THE DAYOn Sunday, June 10 the Sykesville Parish members will gather at 4:00 PM in St. Paul’s sanctuary to celebrate Pastor Terri Rae as she embarks on a new season in her life – – her retirement!  The program will be followed by a potluck dinner!  Mark your calendars and join us for lots of fun and fellowship!

U.M. W. FUNDRAISER Will take place on Tuesday, April 24 at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville to raise money for missions. Please bring a flyer (located on the back table), enjoy a meal, and 20% of your food and drink order will be donated to the missions of the U. M. Women. Lunch, dinner, dine in, or carry out!  Thank you!


APRIL MISSION PROJECT BLESSING BAGSItems will be collected to make Blessing Bags.  These bags will be distributed in Baltimore during the monthly Selfless Saturday.  A pull-off poster is in the back of the church with needed items and amounts.  Monetary donations to purchase items are welcome.  Checks may be made payable to Gaither UMC, memo’d “Blessing Bags.”


E.S.C.A.P.E ECUMENICAL HYMN SINGIs scheduled for Sunday, April 29 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church beginning at 2:00 PM.  Mark your calendars and bring a friend!


SHRED DAY Gaither U. M. Church will sponsor a “Shred Day” on Saturday, May 12 from 9:00 – 12:00 Noon.  Hanging baskets at $18.00 each will be available for purchase as well.


MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE – April 28th 8-2.  Please contact Carol if you would like to space to participate.  410-489-9956



Mon., 4/16            Prayer Circle Small Group – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary

A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall

Tues., 4/17           DISCIPLE II Small Group – 7:00 PM – Rm. 202/204

Weds., 4/18          Gaither’s Administrative Board Meeting – 7:00  PM – Fellowship Hall

Thurs., 4/19          Lunch Bunch Bible Study Small Group – 12:00 Noon – Rm. 202/204

Men’s Bible Study Small Group – 7:00 PM – S.S. Basement

Fri., 4/20               A.A. Meeting – 7:00 PM – Social Hall

8:30 PM – Social Hall

Sat., 4/21              Grace & Addiction Dinner – 6:00 PM – Social Hall

Sun., 4/22             Deadline to Apply for the Sykesville Parish Scholarship