Monday, July 16, 2018

Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Monday, July 16th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

Memory Verse
"But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far off 
 have been brought near by the blood of Christ."
  -   Ephesians 2:13

Thought For the Week
 We have been reconciled by the blood of Jesus 
 Christ!  
  
 Community Prayer 
  • Prayers for our homebound. Remember to check on our seniors who live by themselves.
  • Prayers for all children and youth during this summer. Especially our Project Transformation DC Summer Camp.


    Community Information   





    UNITED TO LOVE 
    August 12th marks the 2nd anniversary of the Unite the Right: Charlottesville, VA Rally Action which organizers hope to recreate in Washington, Dc’s Lafayette Square.  As a prayerful response and call to action, the Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church will host the United to Love: Rally for Love, Peace and Justice on Sunday, August 12th from 11am-3pm in our nation’s capital.
    We invite all individuals, faith communities and organizations across lines of difference to gather as we uplift the human spirit renouncing all forms of hate and showing that we are #unitedtolove
    For more information:
    or
    Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church 
    Tel: 410-309-3400
         800-492-2525


      Community Life 


      HAVE YOU COMPLETED YOUR MINISTRY SURVEY???
      YOU STILL HAVE UNTIL JULY 31!!

      • Tuesday, July 17 (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
      • Tuesday, June 17 (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
      • Wednesday, July 18 (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM BIBLE STUDY as we study: 2 Samuel 7:1-14a; Psalm 89:20-37; Ephesians 2:11-22; Mark 6:30-34,53-56. (Wednesday, July 25: 2 Samuel 11:1-5; Psalm 14; Ephesians 3:14-21; John 6:1-21)    Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776   or Telephone: 1-408-638-0968 (US Tool), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.    
      • Friday, July 20(7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
      • Saturday, July 21 
             Berean Fellowship - (10:00am-3:00pm) Bible Study 
             everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend.  
             Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
             
                
      • Sunday, July 22 - (9:30am-10:30am) Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study:2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19; Psalm 24; Ephesians 1:3-14; Mark 6:14-29
      • Sunday, July 22 - (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.      
            
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      School of Congregational Development

      This year Gethsemane United Methodist Church is serving as one of the satellite sites for the School of Congregational Development’s online teaching event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm.  This is a premier event designed to equip United Methodist Leaders for equipping conference and district leaders, local church clergy, and laity to lead vital, dynamic, life-changing congregations.  This year’s presentations include:



      • Genevieve Carvil-Harris

      Presentation: Worship & Art “Momentum Magnet”

      • Pastor VJ Cruz-Baer

      Presentation: Reaching the Community Through God’s Graffiti– “Growing Momentum”

      • Lynda Byrd

      Presentation: The Laity Fix– “Momentum From the Pulpit to the Pew”

      • Dr. Cedrick Bridgeforth

      Presentation: Strategic Ministry Planning– “The Road Map for Greater Momentum”



      Those interested in participating at Gethsemane must register online at http://www.onlineteachingevent.org/tc-events/saturday-gethsemane-umc/.  For questions and/or additional information, please call (301) 336-1219. 



      Please share with the congregation and encourage participants to register early for the event.



      Blessings, Olivia

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      GUEST PREACHERS

      SUNDAY, JULY 22 - Min Kevin Lewis
      SUNDAY, JULY 29 - Min Renee Richardson
      SUNDAY, AUGUST 12 - Min Roberta White
      SUNDAY, AUGUST 19 - Min Charles Mosby, Sr. 
      SUNDAY, AUGUST 26 - Min Quanitta Favorite-Battle

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          Still excepting Campers!!
          ***********************************************

          !!!!!!! UPCOMING EVENTS !!!!!!!

          Sunday, September 23rd - Homecoming

          Sunday, September 30th - Congregational Meeting

          ******************************************

          Year B of our Lectionary Contextual Bible Study

          Join Pastor Paul this Advent Season on Sunday's in the Sanctuary (9:30 am - 10:30 am) or on Wednesday's via ZOOM (8:00 pm - 9:00 pm) as he kicks-off Year B of our Lectionary Contextual Bible Study

          ********************************
          If you are interested in joining or have questions for the
          Hughes Memorial Prison Outreach Ministy
          please see
          Sandra Faggins - 202-829-5394
          Renee Richardson - 202-635-2615
          Kevin Petty - 202-580-1475
          Melvin Tuten - 202-277-7649
          Jaymeisha Taylor - 202-829-5394

            Community Resources 

          Monday, July 9, 2018

          Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Monday, July 9th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

          Memory Verse
          "Lift up your heads, O gates!  and be lifted up, O 
           ancient doors! that the King of glory may come in."
            -   Psalm 24:7

          Thought For the Week
           Be not dismayed.  God will take care of you!  
            
           Community Prayer 
          • Prayers for our homebound. Remember to check on our seniors who live by themselves.
          • Prayers for all children and youth during this summer. Especially our Project Transformation DC Summer Camp.


            Community Information   




            UNITED TO LOVE 
            August 12th marks the 2nd anniversary of the Unite the Right: Charlottesville, VA Rally Action which organizers hope to recreate in Washington, Dc’s Lafayette Square.  As a prayerful response and call to action, the Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church will host the United to Love: Rally for Love, Peace and Justice on Sunday, August 12th from 11am-3pm in our nation’s capital.
            We invite all individuals, faith communities and organizations across lines of difference to gather as we uplift the human spirit renouncing all forms of hate and showing that we are #unitedtolove
            For more information:
            or
            Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church 
            Tel: 410-309-3400
                 800-492-2525


            Community Life 


            • Tuesday, July 10 (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
            • Tuesday, June 10 (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
            • Wednesday, July 11 (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM BIBLE STUDY as we study: 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19; Psalm 24; Ephesians 1:3-14; Mark 6:14-29. (Wednesday, July 18: 2 Samuel 7:1-14a; Psalm 89:20-37; Ephesians 2:11-22; Mark 6:30-34,53-56)    Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776   or Telephone: 1-408-638-0968 (US Tool), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.   
            • Thursday, July 12(7:00pm-8:30pm) Intergenerational Choir. 
            • Friday, July 13(7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
            • Saturday, July 14 
                   Berean Fellowship - (10:00am-3:00pm) Bible Study 
                   everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend.  
                   Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                   Food Pantry- 11:00am-1:00pm
                      
            • Sunday, July 15 - (9:30am-10:30am) Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study:2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19; Psalm 24; Ephesians 1:3-14; Mark 6:14-29
            • Sunday, July 8 - (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.  FRAN Sunday- Friends, Relatives, Associates and or Neighbors.    
                  
            *****************************************
            HAVE YOU COMPLETED YOUR MINISTRY SURVEY???
            YOU STILL HAVE UNTIL JULY 31!!

            *****************************************
            School of Congregational Development

            This year Gethsemane United Methodist Church is serving as one of the satellite sites for the School of Congregational Development’s online teaching event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm.  This is a premier event designed to equip United Methodist Leaders for equipping conference and district leaders, local church clergy, and laity to lead vital, dynamic, life-changing congregations.  This year’s presentations include:



            • Genevieve Carvil-Harris

            Presentation: Worship & Art “Momentum Magnet”

            • Pastor VJ Cruz-Baer

            Presentation: Reaching the Community Through God’s Graffiti– “Growing Momentum”

            • Lynda Byrd

            Presentation: The Laity Fix– “Momentum From the Pulpit to the Pew”

            • Dr. Cedrick Bridgeforth

            Presentation: Strategic Ministry Planning– “The Road Map for Greater Momentum”



            Those interested in participating at Gethsemane must register online at http://www.onlineteachingevent.org/tc-events/saturday-gethsemane-umc/.  For questions and/or additional information, please call (301) 336-1219. 



            Please share with the congregation and encourage participants to register early for the event.



            Blessings, Olivia

            *****************************************

            GUEST PREACHERS

            SUNDAY, JULY 22 - Min Kevin Lewis
            SUNDAY, JULY 29 - Min Renee Richardson
            SUNDAY, AUGUST 12 - Min Roberta White
            SUNDAY, AUGUST 19 - Min Charles Mosby, Sr. 

                ********************************
                Still excepting Campers!!
                ***********************************************

                !!!!!!! UPCOMING EVENTS !!!!!!!


                Sunday, September 23rd - Homecoming

                Sunday, September 30th - Congregational Meeting

                ******************************************

                Year B of our Lectionary Contextual Bible Study

                Join Pastor Paul this Advent Season on Sunday's in the Sanctuary (9:30 am - 10:30 am) or on Wednesday's via ZOOM (8:00 pm - 9:00 pm) as he kicks-off Year B of our Lectionary Contextual Bible Study

                ********************************
                If you are interested in joining or have questions for the
                Hughes Memorial Prison Outreach Ministy
                please see
                Sandra Faggins - 202-829-5394
                Renee Richardson - 202-635-2615
                Kevin Petty - 202-580-1475
                Melvin Tuten - 202-277-7649
                Jaymeisha Taylor - 202-829-5394

                  Community Resources 

                Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Monday, July 16th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

                Memory Verse "But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far off   have been brought near by the blood of Christ . &...