This Week at St Paul’s 4/14 – 4/22


GREETERS – Betsy Shifflett, Rachel Fetterman, & Jackie Talley. 4/22 – John & Pam Riley.

LITURGISTS – Kim Pyles.  4/22 – Kim Pyles.

NURSERY Megan Forbes.  4/22 – Jaime Pickett.

USHERS – Ann Byrne, Cathy Fuchs, Joyce Lizor, & Lisa Shifflett.  4/22 – Chris Pickett, Lenora Steinfeldt, Ann Byrne, & Bob Coates.

UMYFNo Regular Meetings. 


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 narthex 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 PROJECTMISSION TRIP – Our monetary donations will aid our mission team with meeting expenses for this hands-on ministry.  The people of Virginia Beach, VA, will be assisted in many ways by our youth and adult volunteers.  If you would like to support our team in this meaningful effort, please make your check payable to St. Paul’s UMC, memo’d Mission Trip!  Thank you!


SUNDAY, MAY 6TH SERVICE – Due to the Sykesville Wine & Arts Festival, St. Paul’s will have only (1) service at 10:00 AM because of road closures.


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.


PIANO DEDICATION/CONCERT FUNDRAISEROn Sunday, May 20 at 3:00 PM, St. Paul’s will sponsor a concert fundraiser (toward the purchase of our sanctuary piano) and dedicate this newly acquired instrument.  Everyone is invited!



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

Permanent Endowment Meeting – 6:00 PM – Pastor Terri Rae’s office

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