This Week at Gaither UMC 8/4 – 8/11

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ACOLYTES 8/4 – TBD.  8/11 – Kesi Mertz.

GREETERS  Amy Hoffman. 8/11 – Wayne & Susan Arrington.

LITURGISTS  Valli Adams.  8/11 – Janet Boyd.

UMYFTues., 8/6 – Picnic & Concert Night at Gaither UMC – 6-8 PM

 

OUTSIDE PICNIC AND WORSHIPJoin us for a picnic, worship, and fun outdoors on Sunday, August 25 at the historic, 150-year old Emory Grove campground in Glyndon, MD (near Reisterstown). Bring a potluck dish to share for dinner at 5:00 PM at the hotel.  Then at 7:00 PM St. Paul’s will lead worship in the open-air roofed Tabernacle.  Ice cream from The Cow will be served after the service. Hope to see you there!

 

PASTOR’S VACATION – Pastor Doug will be on vacation and returning to the office on Monday, August 19.  If you have a pastoral need, please contact Pastor EunJoung at 240-461-4450 or revjoo@stpaulssykesville.org.  Thank you!

 

AUGUST MISSIONS PROJECTESCAPE Ministries

We will collect monetary donations to support families in need throughout Carroll County.   Please make your check payable to GUMC, memo’d ESCAPE Ministries.  Thank you!

 

INDIA MISSION TRIP – Gaither U. M. Church will collect monetary donations to support Maya Tzan’s mission trip to India to spread the Word of God.  Checks may be made payabe to GUMC, memo’d “India Mission Trip.”  Thank you!

 

 

To all those who helped with this year’s VBS – – – Thank you!

Whether you contributed finances, bought supplies or snacks, taught class, or contributed in a host of other ways, again, – – – Thank you!

With the help of the Holy Spirit, what a wonderful success this year’s VBS program was!  What a job you did this past week, imparting God’s love and hope!

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS/EVENTS

Mon., 8/5 Prayer Circle Small Group – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary

A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall

Tues., 8/6                   National Night Out – 6-9 PM – Sykesville Fire Department

Fri., 8/9                       A.A. Meeting – 7:00 PM – Social Hall

8:30 PM – Social Hall

Sat., 8/10 Concert (led by Jack Perdue) – 3-4 PM – St. Paul’s Sanctuary

Mon., 8/12                  Prayer Circle Small Group – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary

A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall

Tues., 8/13                 Transitions – 6:30 PM

Fri., 8/16                     A.A. Meeting – 7:00 PM – Social

8:30 PM – Social Hall

Sat., 8/17 Grace & Addiction Dinner – 6:00 PM – Social Hall