Monday, December 18, 2017

Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, December 18th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

Memory Verse
 "But when the fullness of time had come, God sent
  his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, in
  order to redeem those who were under the law, so
  that we might receive adoption as children." 
  -  Galatians 4:4-5

Thought For the Week
    We are all a part of God's family. 
   
    
 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 

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FROM
    WEDNESDAY , DECEMBER 20 - TUESDAY, JANUARY 2
    • Tuesday, December 19th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
    • Tuesday, December 19th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal. 
    • Wednesday, December 20th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study:              2  Samuel 7:1-11; Luke 1:46b-55; Romans 16:25-27; Luke 1:26-38. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776. 
    • Thursday, December 21st (5:30pm-6:30pm)Community Meal
    • Thursday, December 21st (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
    • Friday, December 22nd (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
    • Friday, December 22nd (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
    • Saturday, December 23rd  
           Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
           Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
           attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
           Mass Choir - (2:30pm) 

          Johnson Family Open House 2017
             12006 Hunterton Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
     Join us Saturday, December 23rd     2pm-4pm Open House
    followed by
    Game Night (4pm)

    Selena, Rachel and I would love for you to stop by and eat a cookie or two!
    • Sunday, December 24th- (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 7:1-11; Luke 1:46b-55; Romans 16:25-27; Luke 1:26-38.     
    • Sunday, December 24th-(11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service. Nine Lessons and Carols.
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    HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The winter issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, January 7th. It will also be included on the Hughes Blog under Community Resources. Maggie would greatly appreciated if you could get your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other articles to her at your earliest convenience or by Sunday December 24th.   Emails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks. https://api.aim.net/presence/icon?k=sr1DFCvn2e83VRmK&t=mboydwms Maggie Williams

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    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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    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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    Lifetouch photographers took our pictures on Sunday, December 3rd and Monday, December 4th for the new church directory. We had a wonderful turnout. 

    If you did not get an opportunity to get your picture taken and desire that it be included in the directory, Lifetouch will accept pictures from you. The deadline for this opportunity is January 14th, 2018.   Please note that the first ten pictures that are submitted are free. Any photos received after I have received the ten, will cost $10 per image. 

    You can contact Renee Richardson on 202-744-7396 about this effort.


    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 21st 

      Community Resources 

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, December 11th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

    Memory Verse
     "Rejoice always," 
      -  1 Thessalonians 5:16

    Thought For the Week
        Joy is a spiritual discipline we practice! 
       
        
     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, December 12th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
      • Tuesday, December 12th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal. 
      • Wednesday, December 13th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Isaiah  61:1-4, 8-11; Psalm 126; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; Mark 1:6-8, 19-28. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
      • Thursday, December 14th (10:00am-1:00pm) Worship Committee meeting. 
      • Thursday, December 14th (12noon-2:30pm) Senior Fellowship.
      • Thursday, December 14th (5:30pm-6:30pm)Community Meal
      • Thursday, December 14th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
      • Friday, December 15th (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
      • Friday, December 15th (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
      • Saturday, December 16th  
             Berean Fellowship -(10:00am-3:00pm)Weekly 
             Bible Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to 
             attend.  Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
             United Methodist Women- (1:00pm)
             Mass Choir - (2:30pm) 
                      
      • Sunday, December 17th- (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  61:1-4, 8-11; Psalm 126; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; Mark 1:6-8, 19-28.     
      • Sunday, December 17th-(11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service
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      Johnson Family Open House 2017

      12006 Hunterton Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774


       Join us
      Saturday, December 23rd
      2pm-4pm Open House
      followed by
      Game Night (4pm)

      Selena, Rachel and I would love for you to stop by
      and eat a cookie or two!

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      HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The winter issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, January 7th. It will also be included on the Hughes Blog under Community Resources. Maggie would greatly appreciated if you could get your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other articles to her at your earliest convenience or by Sunday December 24th.   Emails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks. https://api.aim.net/presence/icon?k=sr1DFCvn2e83VRmK&t=mboydwms Maggie Williams

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      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.
      ***************************************************


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

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

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

        Community Resources 

      Monday, December 4, 2017

      Hughes Memorial Weekly Update - Monday, December 4th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

      Memory Verse
       "When they saw the star, they rejoiced with
        exceeding great joy." 
        -  Matthew 2:10

      Thought For the Week
          Keep Christ On Your Mind
         
          
       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, December 5th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting
        • Tuesday, December 5th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal
        • Tuesday, December 5th (6:30pm-8:oopm) Community Anti-Violence Program-CAP. 
        • Wednesday, December 6th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Isaiah  40:1-11; Psalm 85:1-2,8-13; 2 Peter 3:8-15; Mark 1:1-8. Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776.
        • Thursday, December 7th (5:30pm-6:30pm)Community Meal
        • Thursday, December 7th (7:00pm) Intergenerational Choir
        • Friday, December 8th (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
        • Friday, December 8th (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program.
        • Saturday, December 9th -
               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-12:30)
               Food Pantry (11:00am-1:00pm)
               Mass Choir - (2:30pm)
                
        • Sunday, December 10th- (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  40:1-11; Psalm 85:1-2,8-13; 2 Peter 3:8-15; Mark 1:1-8.     
        • Sunday, December 10th-(11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service
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        Johnson Family Open House 2017
        12006 Hunterton Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
         Join us
        Saturday, December 23rd
        2pm-4pm Open House
        followed by
        Game Night (4pm)

        Selena, Rachel and I would love for you to stop by
        and eat a cookie or two!
         *****************************************************
        HI-LITES time is fast approaching. The winter issue is scheduled for distribution on Sunday, January 7th. It will also be included on the Hughes Blog under Community Resources. Maggie would greatly appreciated if you could get your “Inspirational Items,” “Happenings @ Hughes” (ministry news, past and future), “All In The Family” and all other articles to her at your earliest convenience or by Sunday December 24th.   Emails should be sent to mboydwms@aol.com with Hi-Lites in the subject line. Many thanks. https://api.aim.net/presence/icon?k=sr1DFCvn2e83VRmK&t=mboydwms Maggie Williams

        *******************************************
        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.
        ***************************************************

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

        *******************************
        2017 MINISTRY LEADER RECOGNITION/
        2018 MINISTRY LEADER INSTALLATION
        Sunday, January 21st 

          Community Resources 

        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...