Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Monday, May 29th Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

Memory Verse
"Then he said to them, "The sabbath was made for 
 humankind, and not humankind for the sabbath"
  -   Mark 2:27

Thought For the Week
How can we best honor the sabbath?  
  
 Community Prayer 
  • Prayers for the family and friends of Thelma Martin and 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, May 29th (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
    • Tuesday, May 29th (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal. 
    • Tuesday, May 29th (7:00pm) Men's Chorus
    • Wednesday, May 30th (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study:  1 Samuel 3:1-20; Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18; 2 Corinthians 4:5-12; Mark 2:23-3:6 (Wednesday, June 6th : 1 Samuel 8:4-20; Psalm 138; 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1; Mark 3:20-35.) Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776. 
    • Thursday, May 31st (6:30pm-7:30pm) Mass Choir, (7:30pm-8:30pm) Intergenerational Choir.
    • Friday, June 1st (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
    • Friday, June 1st (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
    • Saturday, June 2nd 
              Berean Fellowship - (10:00am-3:00pm) Weekly Bible 
            Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend.  
            Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
    • Sunday, June 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 : 1 Samuel 3:1-20; Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18; 2 Corinthians 4:5-12; Mark 2:23-3:6. (Sunday June 10th: 1 Samuel 8:4-20, Psalm 138; 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1; Mark 3:20-35.    
    • Sunday, June 3rd-(11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ********************************                 
    Sunday, June 16th
    10:00am-10:30am
    Lay Leadership Ministry Meeting

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      Sunday, June 16th 
      11:00am - 12noon 
      Church Council Meeting via Zoom
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      Sunday, June 24th

      Congregational Meeting

      immediately following the worship service


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      On June 16, 2018, the Discipleship Academy will be held at First UMC (6201 Belcrest Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782). Classes will run from 9-5 on June 16th and homework will be assigned to complete the additional 2 1/2-hrs. required for this 10-hour session. You must be present the entire day on June 16 and complete the required assignment to receive credit. Registration deadline is Wednesday, June 13. Click HERE for further details and to register.

      Classes being offered are:
      • Basic Lay Servant
      • Advanced Lay Servant ~ Unafraid: Living with Courage and Hope in Uncertain Times
      • Advanced Lay Servant ~ Spiritual Formation, "Developing a Rule of Life"

      Please register early so that you can complete any required reading.

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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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      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


        Community Resources 

      Monday, May 21, 2018

      Hughes Memorial Weekly Update -Monday, May 21st Changing our Community with Real P.O.W.E.R.

      Memory Verse
      "Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the 
       earth, I have not come to bring peace, but a sword."
        -   Matthew 10:34

      Thought For the Week
      If we want peace we must work for justice!  
        
       Community Prayer 
      • Prayers for the family and friends of Thelma Martin and 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, May 22nd (10:30am-11:00am) Staff Prayer Meeting.
        • Tuesday, May 22nd (5:30pm-6:30pm) Community Meal. 
        • Tuesday, May 22nd (7:00pm) Men's Chorus
        • Wednesday, May 23rd (8:00pm-8:30pm) Join Pastor Paul for ZOOM Bible Study as we study: Isaiah 6:1-8; Psalm 29; Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17.(Wednesday, May 30th   :1 Samuel 3:1-20; Psalm 139:1-6,13-18; 2 Corinthians  4:5-12; Mark 2:25-3:6)Videoconference https://zoom.us/j/407304776 Or Telephone:  +1-408-638-0968 (US Toll), Meeting ID: 407 304 776. 
        • Thursday, May 24th (1:00pm-2:00pm) Worship Planning Meeting.
        • Thursday, May 24th (6:30pm-8:00pm) Mass Choir.
        • Friday, May 25th (10:00am-2:00pm) Veterans Program.
        • Friday, May 25th (7:00pm-9:00pm) NA Program
        • Saturday, May 26th 
                  Berean Fellowship - (10:00am-3:00pm) Weekly Bible 
                Study everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend.  
                Facilitator: Sis Mary Thompson.
                Senior Ushers- (1:00pm)

                      
        • Sunday, May 27th- (9:30am-10:30am)  Join Pastor Paul for Bible Study.  Every Sunday we will cover the lectionary scriptures for that day.  We will study :           Isiah -6:1-8; Psalm 29; Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17.          (Wednesday, May 30th  : 1 Samuel 3:1-20; Psalm 139:1-6,13-18; 2 Corinthians 4:5-12; Mark 2:23-3:6)   
        • Sunday, May 27th-(11:00am) Sunday Morning Worship Service.  Trinity Sunday, Memorial Sunday Peace with Justice Sunday                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ********************************                 
        Sunday, June 16th
        10:00am-10:30am
        Lay Leadership Ministry Meeting

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        Sunday, June 16th 
        11:00am - 12noon 
        Church Council Meeting via Zoom
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        Sunday, June 24th

        Congregational Meeting

        immediately following the worship service


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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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        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


          Community Resources 

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