Monday, September 26, 2016

Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, September 26th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

Memory Verse

 "Then Jesus told his disciples, "If any want to become by followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me."  -Matthew 16:24
Thought For the Week
"Real life discipleship involves moving spiritual
 young adults from self-centeredness to Christ-
 centeredness.     
 Community Prayer 
  • Prayers for the gun violence in our community and our country to come to an end
  • Prayers for all of our members who are homebound.
  • Prayers for all children and youth during summer break

Community Information   

    2016 Annual Conference Overview 
    2016 NE Jurisdictional Conference 
    2016 General Conference Overview 

      Community Life   

      OCTOBER BOOK OF THE MONTH
      Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
      by Greg McKeown

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      Charge Conference will be held at:
      Hughes Memorial UMC
      Sunday, October 30th
      3:30pm -5:00pm



      Tired of Gun Violence?

      WIN is taking steps to build an agenda led by the faith community to decrease gun violence in our communities and ensure it is done in a way that demands police accountability and does not criminalize Black communities.  Interested?

      Sign up to receive updates from this team



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      • Tuesday, September 27th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
      • Tuesday, September 27th (12noon-1:30pm) Fall Bible Study.
      • Tuesday, September 27th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal.
      • Tuesday, September 27th (6:30pm-8:00pm) C.A.P. (Community Anti-Violence Program) We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
      • Tuesday, September 27th (6:30pm-8:00pm) Fall Bible Study.
      • Tuesday, September 27th (7:00pm) Men's Choir rehearsal.
      • Friday, September 30th(10:00am) Veterans Program.
      • Friday, September 30th (12noon-1:30pm) Fall Bible Study.
      • Friday, September 30th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Singers rehearsal.
      • Friday, September 30th (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting
      • Saturday, October 1st (10:00am-3:00pm) Berean Fellowship. Weekly Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend. Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
      • Saturday, October 1st (1:00pm) Senior Choir Rehearsal.
      • Saturday, October 1st (2:oopm) Choir Rehearsal.  
      • Saturday, October 1st (1:00pm) Installation for Bishop LaTrelle Easterling at First United Methodist Church of Hyattsville 6201 Belcrest Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782.
      • Saturday, October 15th (1:00pm-3:00pm) The Thrift Sophisticates Fashion Show and Luncheon.
      • Saturday, October 15th (9:30am-10:30am) Lay Leadership Ministry.
      • Saturday, October 15th (11:00am-1:00pm) Church Council Meeting.
      • Sunday, October 23rd - United Methodist Women Sunday, the preached word will be delivered by Certified Candidate for Ordained Ministry Sis Roberta White.   
      • Sunday, October 23rd (3:00pm) Installation Service for Greater Washington District Superintendent Rev. Gerald A. Green, Jr. at Christ UMC 900 4th St SW, Washington, DC 20024
      • Saturday, November 5th (10am-Noon) Worship Leader Workshop.
      • Saturday, November 12th(1pm-2pm) Quarterly pastoral Ministry Team meeting.
      • Saturday, November 19th (9:00am-3:00pm) 2016 Leadership Retreat.  
      • Men's Day Sunday, November 20th - Men are needed to serve on the Men's Day committee. Please contact Vincent Key if you are interested 202-320-6392.



        .Community Resources 
        •  Checkout our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/hughesmemorialunitedmethodistchurch.DC?ref=hl) and invite your family and friends to like us!
        • Please contact our Administrative Assistant, Sister Melanie to schedule church ministry events. You may click on the link below  to check the availability of the Fellowship Hall: 

            https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=naqahsvbd578d5aba6iv27fodc%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York

          Monday, September 19, 2016

          Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, September 19th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

          Memory Verse
           "When Jesus saw him lying there and knew that he had been there a long time, he said to him, "Do you want to be made well?"  
            -John 5:6
          Thought For the Week
          "Jesus is willing and able to heal you! 
           Community Prayer 
          • Prayers for the gun violence in our community and our country to come to an end
          • Prayers for all of our members who are homebound.
          • Prayers for all children and youth during summer break

          Community Information   

            2016 Annual Conference Overview 
            2016 NE Jurisdictional Conference 
            2016 General Conference Overview 

              Community Life   

              SEPTEMBER BOOK OF THE MONTH
              Listening for God
              by Renita J. Weems

              ****************
              Charge Conference will be held at:
              Hughes Memorial UMC
              Sunday, October 30th
              3:30pm -5:00pm



              Tired of Gun Violence?

              WIN is taking steps to build an agenda led by the faith community to decrease gun violence in our communities and ensure it is done in a way that demands police accountability and does not criminalize Black communities.  Interested?

              Sign up to receive updates from this team



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              • Tuesday, September 20th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
              • Tuesday, September 20th (12noon-1:30pm) Fall Bible Study.
              • Tuesday, September 20th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal.
              • Tuesday, September 20th (6:30pm-8:00pm) C.A.P. (Community Anti-Violence Program) We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
              • Tuesday, September 20th (6:30pm-8:00pm) Fall Bible Study.
              • Tuesday, September 20th (7:00pm) Men's Choir rehearsal.
              • Wednesday, September 21st (10:00am-12noon) Worship Committee meeting.
              • Friday, September 23rd (10:00am-12noon) Food Pantry.
              • Friday, September 23rd(10:00am) Veterans Program.
              • Friday, September 23rd (7:00pm) Intergenerational Singers rehearsal.
              • Friday, September 23rd(7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting.
              • HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The next issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, October 2. Maggie is looking forward to your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other submissions. Please get them to her at your earliest convenience or by Friday, September 23. E-mails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks.
              • Saturday, September 24th (12noon-4:00pm)   Community Day.
              • Saturday, September 24th (10:00am-3:00pm) Berean Fellowship. Weekly Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend. Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
              • Saturday, September 24th (1:00pm) Senior Ushers meeting.
              • Saturday, September 24th (2:oopm) Choir Rehearsal.
              • Sunday, September 25th, 2016 Homecoming - "Come Home and be Healed" .
              • Sunday, September 25th  Take a free family (or close friends) portrait after worship on Homecoming Sunday.  Call the church office to sign up today. 
              • Saturday, October 1st (1:00pm) Installation for Bishop LaTrelle Easterling at First United Methodist Church of Hyattsville 6201 Belcrest Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782.
              • Saturday, October 15th (1:00pm-3:00pm) The Thrift Sophisticates Fashion Show and Luncheon.
              • Saturday, October 15th (9:30am-10:30am) Lay Leadership Ministry.
              • Saturday, October 15th (11:00am-1:00pm) Church Council Meeting.
              • Sunday, October 23rd (3:00pm) Installation Service for Greater Washington District Superintendent Rev. Gerald A. Green, Jr. at Christ UMC 900 4th St SW, Washington, DC 20024
              • Saturday, November 5th (10am-Noon) Worship Leader Workshop.
              • Saturday, November 12th(1pm-2pm) Quarterly pastoral Ministry Team meeting.
              • Saturday, November 19th (9:00am-3:00pm) 2016 Leadership Retreat.  
              • Men's Day Sunday, November 20th - Men are needed to serve on the Men's Day committee. Please contact Vincent Key if you are interested 202-320-6392.



                .Community Resources 
                •  Checkout our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/hughesmemorialunitedmethodistchurch.DC?ref=hl) and invite your family and friends to like us!
                • Please contact our Administrative Assistant, Sister Melanie to schedule church ministry events. You may click on the link below  to check the availability of the Fellowship Hall: 

                    https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=naqahsvbd578d5aba6iv27fodc%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York

                  Monday, September 12, 2016

                  Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, September 12th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

                  Memory Verse
                   "As you know, we dealt with each one of you like 
                    a father with his children."  
                    -1 Thessalonians 2:11
                  Thought For the Week
                  "Real life discipleship involves encouraging spiritual
                   children to connect with a small group that will help
                   them grow. 
                   Community Prayer 
                  • Prayers for the gun violence in our community and our country to come to an end
                  • Prayers for all of our members who are homebound.
                  • Prayers for all children and youth during summer break

                  Community Information   

                    2016 Annual Conference Overview 
                    2016 NE Jurisdictional Conference 
                    2016 General Conference Overview 

                      Community Life   

                      SEPTEMBER BOOK OF THE MONTH
                      Listening for God
                      by Juanita J. Weems

                      ****************
                      Charge Conference will be held at:
                      Hughes Memorial UMC
                      Sunday, October 30th
                      3:30pm -5:00pm



                      Tired of Gun Violence?

                      WIN is taking steps to build an agenda led by the faith community to decrease gun violence in our communities and ensure it is done in a way that demands police accountability and does not criminalize Black communities.  Interested?

                      Sign up to receive updates from this team



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                      • Tuesday, September 13th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
                      • Tuesday, September 13th (12noon-1:30pm) Fall Bible Study.
                      • Tuesday, September 13th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal.
                      • Tuesday, September 13th (6:30pm-8:00pm) C.A.P. (Community Anti-Violence Program) We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
                      • Tuesday, September 13th (6:30pm-8:00pm) Fall Bible Study.
                      • Tuesday, September 13th (7:00pm) Men's Choir rehearsal.
                      • Friday, September 16th(10:00am) Veterans Program.
                      • Friday, September 16th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Singers rehearsal.
                      • Friday, September 16th(7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting.
                      • Saturday, September 17th (9:00am) SPPRC meeting.
                      • Saturday, September 17th (9:30am) Lay Leaders meeting .
                      • Saturday, September 17th (10:00am-3:00pm) Berean Fellowship. Weekly Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend. Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                      • Saturday, September 17th (11:00am-1:00pm) Church Council meeting.
                      • Saturday, September 17th (1:oopm) United Methodist Women.
                      • HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The next issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, October 2. Maggie is looking forward to your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other submissions. Please get them to her at your earliest convenience or by Friday, September 23. E-mails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks.
                      • Community Day - Saturday, September 24th, 2016 (12noon-4pm). We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister   
                             Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
                      • Homecoming - "Come Home and be Healed" Sunday, September 25th, 2016. We need disciples who
                             are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if
                             you are willing to help.
                      • Take a free family (or close friends) portrait after worship on Homecoming Sunday.  Call the church office to sign up today. 
                      • Saturday, November 5th (10am-Noon) Worship Leader Workshop.
                      • Saturday, November 12th(1pm-2pm) Quarterly pastoral Ministry Team meeting.
                      • Men's Day Sunday, November 20th - Men are needed to serve on the Men's Day committee. Please contact Vincent Key if you are interested 202-320-6392.



                        .Community Resources 
                        •  Checkout our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/hughesmemorialunitedmethodistchurch.DC?ref=hl) and invite your family and friends to like us!
                        • Please contact our Administrative Assistant, Sister Melanie to schedule church ministry events. You may click on the link below  to check the availability of the Fellowship Hall: 

                            https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=naqahsvbd578d5aba6iv27fodc%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York

                          Tuesday, September 6, 2016

                          Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, September 6th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

                          Memory Verse
                           "Like newborn infants, long for the pure, spiritual
                            milk, so that by it you may grow into salvation."  
                            -1 Peter 2:2
                          Thought For the Week
                          "Real life discipleship involves caring and protecting
                           spiritual infants during this vulnerable stage of their
                           discipleship journey. 
                           Community Prayer 
                          • Prayers for the gun violence in our community and our country to come to an end
                          • Prayers for all of our members who are homebound.
                          • Prayers for all children and youth during summer break

                          Community Information   

                            2016 Annual Conference Overview 
                            2016 NE Jurisdictional Conference 
                            2016 General Conference Overview 

                              Community Life   

                              SEPTEMBER BOOK OF THE MONTH
                              Listening for God
                              by Juanita J. Weems

                              ****************
                              Charge Conference will be held at:
                              Hughes Memorial UMC
                              Sunday, October 30th
                              3:30pm -5:00pm



                              Tired of Gun Violence?

                              WIN is taking steps to build an agenda led by the faith community to decrease gun violence in our communities and ensure it is done in a way that demands police accountability and does not criminalize Black communities.  Interested?

                              Sign up to receive updates from this team



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                              • Tuesday, September 6th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
                              • Tuesday, September 6th (12noon-1:30pm) Fall Bible Study.
                              • Tuesday, September 6th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal.
                              • Tuesday, September 6th (6:30pm-8:00pm) C.A.P. (Community Anti-Violence Program) We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
                              • Tuesday, September 6th (6:30pm-8:00pm) Fall Bible Study.
                              • Thursday, September 8th(12noon-2:30pm) Senior Fellowship.
                              • Friday, September 9th(10:00am) Veterans Program.
                              • Friday, September 9th(12noon-1:3-pm) Fall Bible Study.
                              • Friday, September 9th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Singers rehearsal.
                              • Friday, September 9th(7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting.
                              • Saturday, September 10th (10:00am-3:00pm) Berean Fellowship. Weekly Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend. Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                              • Saturday, September 10th (10:00am) Men's Fellowship.
                              • Saturday, September 10th (11:00am) Clothes Closet.
                              • Saturday, September 10th (11:00am-1:00pm) Food Pantry.
                              • Saturday, September 10th (2:00pm) Senior Choir Rehearsal.
                              •  Sunday, September 11th-How has the Church hurt you? Join us for a rap session after worship as we share our stories of pain as we prepare to be healed.
                              • Saturday, September 17th (9:30am) Trustee meeting.
                              • Saturday, September 17th (9:30am-10:30am) Lay Leadership Ministry.
                              • Saturday, September 17th (11:00am-1:00pm) Church Council Meeting.
                              • HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The next issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, October 2. Maggie is looking forward to your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other submissions. Please get them to her at your earliest convenience or by Friday, September 23. E-mails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks.
                              • Community Day - Saturday, September 24th, 2016.
                                     We need disciples who are willing to serve.  See sister   
                                     Raven Hall if you are willing to help.
                              • Homecoming - "Come Home and be Healed" Sunday, September 25th, 2016. We need disciples who
                                     are willing to serve.  See sister Raven Hall if
                                     you are willing to help.
                              • Take a free family (or close friends) portrait after worship on Homecoming Sunday.  Call the church office to sign up today. 
                              • Saturday, November 5th (10am-Noon) Worship Leader Workshop.
                              • Saturday, November 12th(1pm-2pm) Quarterly pastoral Ministry Team meeting.
                              • Men's Day Sunday, November 20th - Men are needed to serve on the Men's Day committee. Please contact Vincent Key if you are interested 202-320-6392.



                                .Community Resources 
                                •  Checkout our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/hughesmemorialunitedmethodistchurch.DC?ref=hl) and invite your family and friends to like us!
                                • Please contact our Administrative Assistant, Sister Melanie to schedule church ministry events. You may click on the link below  to check the availability of the Fellowship Hall: 

                                    https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=naqahsvbd578d5aba6iv27fodc%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York

                                  Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Tuesday, November 13th

                                  Memory Verse "And not only that, but we also boast in our suffering, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance p...