Monday, November 27, 2017

Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, November 27th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

Memory Verse
 "And what I say to you I say to all:  Keep awake." 
  -  Mark 13:37

Thought For the Week
    We must be prepared and persistent as we wait
   and watch for Jesus the Christ to return. 
   
    
 Community Prayer 
  • Prayers for all of our members who are mourning the loss of a loved one.
  • Prayers for all children and youth during this school year.


    Community Information   

    Checkout the highlights from the 2017 BWC Annual Conference ==> 

    Community Life 

    • Tuesday, November 28th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
    • Tuesday, November 28th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
    • Tuesday, November 28th (6:30pm-8:oopm) Community Anti-Violence Program-CAP. 
    • Wednesday, November 29th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Isaiah  64:1-9; Psalm 80:1-7,17-19; I Corinthians 1:3-9; Mark 13:24-37. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
    • Thursday, November 30th (5:30pm-6:30pm)Community Meal
    • Thursday, November 30th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
    • Friday, December 1st (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
    • Friday, December 1st (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program.
    • Saturday, December 2nd -
           Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
           Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
           attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
           Mass Choir - (2:30pm)
            
    • Sunday, December 3rd- (9:30am-10:30am)  Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study: Isaiah  64:1-9; Psalm 80:1-7,17-19; I Corinthians 1:3-9; Mark 13:24-37. .    
    • Sunday, December 3rd- (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service, Baptism & New Member Installation.
    • Sunday, December 3rd - (Following Worship)    Congregational Meeting                                                                                Pictures for the New Church Directory  
    • Monday, December 4th - Pictures for New Church Directory.


    CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGS

           Sunday, January 7th Congregational Meeting    
          (Immediately following worship) - Please plan to stay for
           one hour as we discern the Vision of Hughes Memorial
           UMC.

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    NEW CHURCH DIRECTORY

    Get Ready and get excited to take your picture for our church directory!  On Sunday, December 3rd and Monday, December 4th, Life Touch will be taking our pictures.
    Please don't miss out on this wonderful time in the life of our church. You can sign-up after church service every Sunday with Renee Richardson. On Sunday evenings and during the week you can sign-up on line on our website or blog. Life Touch website is 






    If you have any questions, please contact

    Renee Richardson 202-744-7396


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    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

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    Prepare to welcome Christmas with an Evening in Advent
     Sunday, December 3      4-7pm

    in the Vestry  National United Methodist Church Metropolitan Memorial Campus 3401 Nebraska Avenue NW

    Dinner  Carols   Crafts     Fun for all ages

    and a Christmas shop where children may select free gifts for the special adults in their lives!

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    GROUP MINISTRY PHOTOS
    Sunday, January 14th 
    (immediately following the Worship service)

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    2017 MINISTRY LEADER RECOGNITION/
    2018 MINISTRY LEADER INSTALLATION
    Sunday, January 21sr 

      Community Resources 

    Monday, November 20, 2017

    Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, November 20th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

    Memory Verse
     "The he said to his disciples, "The harvest is 
      plentiful, but the laborers are few" 
      -  Matthew 9:37

    Thought For the Week
        Men of Hughes: Few in Number but Large in Spirit 
       
        
     Community Prayer 
    • Prayers for all of our members who are mourning the loss of a loved one.
    • Prayers for all children and youth during this school year.


      Community Information   

      Checkout the highlights from the 2017 BWC Annual Conference ==> 

      Community Life 

      • Tuesday, November 21st (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
      • Tuesday, November 21st (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
      • Tuesday, November 21st (6:30pm-8:oopm) Community Anti-Violence Program-CAP. 
      • Wednesday, November 22nd (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Ezekiel 34:11-16; Psalm 100; Ephesians 1:15-23; Matthew 25:31-46. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
      • Thursday, November 23rd  Thanksgiving Day
      • Friday, November 24th Church Office Closed 
      • Saturday, November 25th -
             Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
             Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
             attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
             Senior Ushers- (1:00pm)
             Mass Choir - (2:30pm)
              
      • Sunday, November 26th- (9:30am-10:30am)  Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study: Ezekiel 34:11-16; Psalm 100; Ephesians 1:15-23; Matthew 25:31-46 .    
      • Sunday, November 26th- (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service. Men's Day 2017 - Guest Preacher Rev. Dr. Rodney Smothers   
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      JOIN US FOR MEN'S DAY 2017
      Sunday, November 26th 
      "Few in Number but Large in Spirit"
      Matthew 9:37
      Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Rodney Smothers


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      You are invited to participate in our cluster
      Grief Support Group
      held at  Jones Memorial UMC
      4625 G St SE, Washington, DC 20019
       on 1st Saturday’s 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm



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      CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGS


      Sunday, December 3rd Congregational Meeting (Immediately following worship) -  Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Mission of Hughes Memorial UMC.

      Sunday, January 7th Congregational Meeting
      (Immediately following worship) - Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Vision of Hughes Memorial UMC.

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

      NEW CHURCH DIRECTORY

      Get Ready and get excited to take your picture for our church directory!  On Sunday, December 3rd and Monday, December 4th, Life Touch will be taking our pictures.
      Please don't miss out on this wonderful time in the life of our church. You can sign-up after church service every Sunday with Renee Richardson. On Sunday evenings and during the week you can sign-up on line on our website or blog. Life Touch website is 




      If you have any questions, please contact

      Renee Richardson 202-744-7396


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      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

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      Prepare to welcome Christmas with an Evening in Advent
       Sunday, December 3      4-7pm

      in the Vestry  National United Methodist Church Metropolitan Memorial Campus 3401 Nebraska Avenue NW

      Dinner  Carols   Crafts     Fun for all ages

      and a Christmas shop where children may select free gifts for the special adults in their lives!



          Community Resources 

        Monday, November 13, 2017

        Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, November 13th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

        Memory Verse
         "His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful
          servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I
          will put you in charge of many things. Come and
          share your master’s happiness!" 
          -  Matthew 25:21

        Thought For the Week
          
          It is impossible to please God if you are guided by
          fear instead of faith!
           
            
         Community Prayer 
        • Prayers for all of our members who are mourning the loss of a loved one.
        • Prayers for all children and youth during this school year.


          Community Information   

          Checkout the highlights from the 2017 BWC Annual Conference ==> 

          Community Life 

          • Tuesday, November 14th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
          • Tuesday, November 14th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
          • Tuesday, November 14th (6:30pm-8:oopm) Community Anti-Violence Program-CAP. 
          • Wednesday, November 15th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Judges 4:1-7; Psalm 123; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
          • Thursday, November 16th (1:00pm-3:00pm) Worship Planning Meeting.
          • Thursday, November 16th (3:00pm-4:00pm) Community Prayer Walk.
          • Thursday, November 16th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
          • Thursday, November 16th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
          • Friday, November 17th (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.  
          •  Friday, November 17th (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting.
          • Saturday, November 18th -
                 Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
                 Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
                 attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                 Council Meeting - (11:00am)
                 United Methodist Women (1:00pm)
                 Mass Choir - (2:30pm)
                  
          • Sunday, November 19th- (9:30am-10:30am)  Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study:  Judges 4:1-7; Psalm 123; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30.    
          • Sunday, November 19th- (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.   
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          Prayer Service 
             Join Pastor Paul as we pray for our church, our community and country. 
          Friday, November 17th (6:00pm - 8:00 pm)

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          SIDE DISH SALE! Sunday, November 19, 2017.  Join us in the Fellowship Hall immediately following the worship service.  Small, Medium and Large dishes available, prepared by some of your favorite cooks at Hughes.
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          JOIN US FOR MEN'S DAY 2017
          Sunday, November 26th 
          "Few in Number but Large in Spirit"
          Matthew 9:37
          Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Rodney Smothers


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

          You are invited to participate in our cluster
          Grief Support Group
          held at  Jones Memorial UMC
          4625 G St SE, Washington, DC 20019
           on 1st Saturday’s 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm



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          CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGS


          Sunday, December 3rd Congregational Meeting (Immediately following worship) -  Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Mission of Hughes Memorial UMC.

          Sunday, January 7th Congregational Meeting
          (Immediately following worship) - Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Vision of Hughes Memorial UMC.

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

          NEW CHURCH DIRECTORY

          Get Ready and get excited to take your picture for our church directory!  On Sunday, December 3rd and Monday, December 4th, Life Touch will be taking our pictures.
          Please don't miss out on this wonderful time in the life of our church. You can sign-up after church service every Sunday with Renee Richardson. On Sunday evenings and during the week you can sign-up on line on our website or blog. Life Touch website is 



          If you have any questions, please contact

          Renee Richardson 202-744-7396


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

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              Community Resources 

            Monday, November 6, 2017

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

            Memory Verse
             "Do you know that you are God's temple and that
              God's Spirit dwells in you?" 
              -  1 Corinthians  3:16

            Thought For the Week
              God is not calling us to go to church; he is calling us
              to be his church, the hope of the world.
               
                
             Community Prayer 
            • Prayers for all of our members who are mourning the loss of a loved one.
            • Prayers for all children and youth during this school year.


              Community Information   

              Checkout the highlights from the 2017 BWC Annual Conference ==> 

              Community Life 

              • Tuesday, November 7th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
              • Tuesday, November 7th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
              • Tuesday, November 7th (6:30pm-8:oopm) Community Anti-Violence Program-CAP. 
              • Wednesday, November 8th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25; Psalm 78:1-7; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
              • Thursday, November 9th (3:00pm-4:00pm) Community Prayer Walk.
              • Thursday, November 9th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
              • Thursday, November 9th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
              • Friday, November 10th  Church Office Closed/Veterans Day observed
              •  Friday, November 10th (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) - NA (Narcotics Anonymous) Meeting.
              • Saturday, November 11th -
                     Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
                     Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
                     attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                     Men's Fellowship - (10:00am)
                     Clothes Closet - (11:00am-12:30pm)
                     Food Pantry - (11:00am-1:00pm)
                     Mass Choir - (2:30pm)
                      
              • Sunday, November 12th- HARVEST SUNDAY (9:30am-10:30am)  Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25; Psalm 78:1-7; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13.    
              • Sunday, November 12th- (11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.   
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              NEW CHURCH DIRECTORY

              Get Ready and get excited to take your picture for our church directory!  On Sunday, December 3rd and Monday, December 4th, Life Touch will be taking our pictures.
              Please don't miss out on this wonderful time in the life of our church. You can sign-up after church service every Sunday with Renee Richardson. On Sunday evenings and during the week you can sign-up on line on our website or blog. Life Touch website is 


              If you have any questions, please contact

              Renee Richardson 202-744-7396

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              CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGS


              Sunday, December 3rd Congregational Meeting (Immediately following worship) -  Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Mission of Hughes Memorial UMC.

              Sunday, January 7th Congregational Meeting
              (Immediately following worship) - Please plan to stay for one hour as we discern the Vision of Hughes Memorial UMC.


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              Sunday, November 12th 

              HARVEST SUNDAY 
              As we celebrate Harvest Sunday, November 12 please bring your food donations for the Thanksgiving baskets using the following guide:
              According to the First Initial of Your Last Name

                        A thru C      Mixed Veggies, Can                          D thru F      Corn, Can           
                                                Greens/Green Beans, Can



                       G thru I       Stuffing Mix, Bag or Box                   J thru L       Macaroni & Cheese

                                   Cranberry Sauce                                                     Macaroni, Plain
                     M thru O    Mashed Potatoes, Box                     P thru R      Cornbread, Box
                          Gravy                                                                          Cake Mix, Box,
                                                                          Icing, Can
              S thru Z       Sweet Potatoes or Yams, Can

                        On Sunday, November 5, money collected from the second offering will be used to help defray the cost for the Thanksgiving baskets.

              This is a Mission Ministry Project

              Contact Wanda Addison or Janice Gaskins if you would like a Thanksgiving basket.

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              New Member Orientation 
              Sunday, November 12th 
              Immediately following Worship Service
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                Prayer Service 
                 Join Pastor Paul as we pray for our church, our community and country. 
              Friday, November 17th (6:00pm - 8:00 pm)
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              JOIN US FOR MEN'S DAY 2017
              Sunday, November 26th 
              "Few in Number but Large in Spirit"
              Matthew 9:37
              Guest Preacher: Rev. Dr. Rodney Smothers




                  Community Resources 
                • Checkout the latest HiLites Oct 2017
                •  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:                                                      

                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...