This Week at St Paul’s 1/05 – 1/12

ANNOUNCEMENTS

GREETERS – Stewart & Ridia Dearie.  1/12 – Bill & Sandy Gawel.

LITURGISTS – Jay McNeil.  1/12 – Pat Komiske.

NURSERY –  1/5 – TBD. 1/12 – TBD.

USHERS Dave Stauffer, Val Swan, Joe Canale, Mike Ranke.

1/12 –  Jeff Creutzer, Jay Fetterman, Todd Brown, Scott Brown.

UMYFRegular Meetings – 6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Sykesville Parish church staff thanks each of you for your cards, gifts, and expressions of love throughout the Christmas season.  We delight in serving this church and the surrounding community.  We deeply appreciate your care and concern for us!

In this new decade of 2020, we look forward to partnering with you so together we can serve, strengthen, touch lives, and build God’s kingdom by sharing the gospel, encouraging, loving, and caring for God’s people!  Happy New Year!

Pastor Doug, Pastor EunJoung, Colleen, Kim, Judy, Charlotte, and Callie

 

JANUARY MISSIONS PROJECT UMYF/Adult Missions Trip to Erie, PA

Your monetary contributions will assist our missions team with meeting expenses for this hands-on mission.  If you would like to aid this meaningful effort, please make your checks payable to St. Paul’s UMC, memo’d Mission Trip!  Thank you!

 

CONFIRMATION CLASS – Will begin with a meeting with confirmands and parents on January 26 after St. Paul’s 11:00 AM worship service and attendance at the ROCK Retreat in Ocean City the weekend of February 7-9.

From February 16 to April 5, Confirmation Class will meet every Sunday from 12:30 – 1:30 PM.  This is an every Sunday commitment.  Please contact the church office to register your child and an informational packet will be forwarded to you.  Confirmation Sunday is scheduled for April 19.

 

WOMEN’S RETREATMARK YOUR CALENDARS!!  Pastor EunJoung will lead our annual parish Women’s Day Retreat on Saturday, January 25 from 9:00 – 3:00 PM in St. Paul’s Social Hall.  The theme of the retreat is: “What Time Is It?”  Bring your lunch; drinks will be provided.  Please register by Sunday, January 19 by contacting the church office at admin@stpaulssykesville.org or 410-795-0714.

 

BW CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP – Scholarship applications are now being accepted for qualified students currently attending college and HS seniors planning to attend college in the Fall of 2020.  To apply, please visit https://www.bwcumc.org/administration/local-church-resources/scholarships/. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is March 5.  

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS/EVENTS

Mon., 1/6                    Men’s Group7:00 PM – Dinner at Oscars, Eldersburg

Prayer Circle – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary

A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall

Thurs., 1/9                 Lunch Bunch Bible Study – 11:30 – 1:00 PM – Rm. 202/204

Fri., 1/10                    A.A. Meeting – 7:00 PM – Social Hall

8:30 PM – Social Hall

Sun., 1/12 U. M. Women’s Meeting – 12:15 PM – Social Hall

                                    UMYF Baked Potato Sale

Mon., 1/13                  Prayer Shawl Small Group – 10:00 AM – Social Hall

Men’s Group (New Study Begins) – 7:00 PM – Rm. 202/204 The men of the church are welcome and – – – bring a friend! 

Prayer Circle – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary

A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall

Tues., 1/14                 Transitions – 6:30 PM

Thurs., 1/16               Lunch Bunch Bible Study – 11:30 – 1:00 PM – Rm. 202/204

Fri., 1/17                     A.A. Meeting – 7:00 PM – Social Hall

8:30 PM – Social Hall

Sat., 1/18                    Grace and Addiction Dinner – 6:00 PM – Social Hall

Sun., 1/19                   Registration Deadline for Women’s Retreat

Mon., 1/20                  Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday Observance  The church office will be closed.