March 10th News and Notes


Saturday, March 12th, we will go to see the Movie “Risen” at 3:45 in Bowie.  We will then go to TGI Fridays for dinner and to discuss the movie.

Daylight Savings

Don’t forget to Spring ahead this Saturday night!

Lenten Dinner and Activities

Our Lenten dinners and interactive devotionals wrap up next Wednesday.  The dinner them tonight is corned beef and cabbage.  Dinner will start at 6:00 and we will wrap up by 7:15.  During Lent, we will be looking at different ways to interact with the Psalms.  We still need people to provide salad.  Please sign up here.

Family Crisis Center Easter Baskets

UPB will provide 15 filled Easter Baskets for the children at the Family Crisis Center on Palm Sunday, March 20th.  We are looking for donations of individually wrapped candies, small toys and games, crayons, and plastic Easter eggs.  If you would prefer to make a monetary donation and let the Committee do the shopping, please see Judy Farrell or put a check in the offering basket and designate it for the Easter baskets.  Note:  The Committee has already provided the baskets, grass, and coloring books.

Ladies Luncheon

The Ladies will meet for lunch at the Olive Garden on March 11th at 11:30 am.

Coloring Group

There is a coloring group forming for adults interested in coloring.  It will be the third Monday at 7:00.  Please bring a snack to share!

 Easter Egg hunt

We will have an Easter Egg hunt following worship on Palm Sunday, March 20th.  We are looking for volunteers to help stuff eggs at 10:00 on March 19th.

Holy Week

Holy Week will soon be here.  We will have an Easter Egg hunt on Palm Sunday, March 20th after an abbreviated Sunday School.  We will have a Maundy Thursday potluck meal on Thursday, March 24th at 6:15.  Our Good Friday service will be Friday, March 25th at 7:30.

Good Friday

We are looking for participants for the Good Friday service.  If you are interested in reading, please let Chris know.

Children, Youth, and Family Outing

On May 15th, following Sunday School, we will be going out for lunch and bowling.  Everyone is invited, so plan to join us!

 Two Week Outlook

 Friday, March 11th

  • Ladies Luncheon, 11:30, Olive Garden
  • Book Club, 7:00 pm

Saturday, March 12th

  • Risen, 3:45. Bowie Theater

Sunday, March 13th

  • Daylight Savings – Spring Ahead!
  • Worship, 10:00
  • Chat and Chew following worship
  • Sunday School following worship

Monday, March 14th

  • Worship Team, 4:00

Wednesday, March 16th

  • Lenten Intergenerational Devotional, 6:00
  • Choir rehearsal, 7:30

Thursday, March 17th

  • Men’s Night Out, 6:30 pm

Saturday, March 19th

  • Egg Stuffing, 10:00

Sunday, March 20th

  • Palm Sunday
  • Easter Baskets fro Family Crisis Center
  • Worship, 10:00
  • Sunday School following worship
  • Easter Egg hunt following Sunday School

Monday, March 21st

  • Coloring Group, 7:00

Wednesday, March 23rd

  • Choir rehearsal, 7:30

Thursday, March 24th

  • Maundy Thursday Potluck,6:15

Looking Ahead

  • March 27th: Easter
  • April 30th: Christmas in April
  • June 4th: Bowiefest
  • June 26th: Church in the Park
  • July 10th-16th: Mars Hill Mission Trip
  • July 25th-29th: Art and Music Camp

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s