What is Happening This Week 1/19-1/25/15

 holy covenant united methodist church

What is Happening This Week

1/19 – 1/25/15

Hello Church!


Our scripture reading for this week, January 18-24, is Luke 4.


Pastor Carol



Weekly Schedule:

Monday, 19th

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tuesday, 20th

Kindergarten Information Night    7:00 PM     Sanctuary

Wednesday, 21st

Children’s Choir     6:30 PM     Choir Room

Covenant Carillion Ringers     6:30 PM     Sanctuary

English as a Second Language Class     6:30 PM     EB202 

Bible 101     7:00 PM     CC113

Finance Committee     7:00 pm     CC210

Adult Choir     7:30 PM     Choir Room

CFBNA     8:00 PM     CC211

Thursday, 22nd

Women’s Reading Group     12:30 PM     CC211

     New daytime small group for women led by Rev. Susan 

     Bryan. A Faithful Heart by Bishop Sally Dyck – available on

     the first day of the group. Cost is $8 for the book. RSVP if

     coming to Susan – [email protected]

Saturday, 24th

CODA    9:00 AM     EB202

Sunday, 25th 

Worship     8:30 AM     Sanctuary

Sunday School for All Ages     9:45 AM

New Member Class     9:45 AM     CC113

     Open to all new members, frequent visitors and anyone interested in 

     what it means to be a member of HCUMC. Meet us in the room next to 

     the kitchen.

Worship     11:00 PM  Sanctuary

District Lay Leadership Training     2:00-4:30 PM     University Park UMC

     Our Guest Speaker for the afternoon will be Lisa Hancock, a Conflict 

     Resolution Specialist. Along with training sessions for Trustees

     Chairperson, Ad Council Chairperson, Lay Leader, Finance

     Chairperson and Pastor-Parish Relations Chairperson we will have

     “IMPACT” workshops designed for Church leaders.

Joyful Noise Handbells     2:30 PM     Sanctuary

Healing Grief     4:00 PM     CC208

Youth Handbells     4:30 PM     Sanctuary

Youth Choir     5:15 PM     Choir Room

UMYF     6:00 PM     Youth Room


Sunday Highlights:  Third Sunday After the Epiphany

Sermon Title: Sin:  A New Understanding

Sermon Text: Luke 5:17-26


8:30     Paul and Pam Duddleston

11:00   Michele Carter and Nikki Holmes


Randy Lasley and John McLaughlin

 Next Week Highlights:


-Weekly Scripture Reading (January 25-January 31): Luke 5 and 6

-HC Preschool Outer Space Week Open House

     We’re revving up to rocket into space during the week of January 26th.

     This week visitors are welcome to join in the fun in the gym with their

     kiddoes and take a tour of the school. If you would like to see the

     preschool in action or if you know someone who is looking for a

     preschool for their child, please stop in any day between January 26th  

     through January 29th between 9:30 am and 10:45 am.  We’d love to

     meet you and show you what’s going on! 

Holy Covenant Leadership Training

     Saturday, January 31 from 9:00 AM to Noon in the Sanctuary

     Our Ad Council will share our 2015 ministry vision for making disciples 

     inside and outside of our church walls. We will review leadership

     expectations and specific ministry team job descriptions,

     communication processes for events and meetings, community

     demographics that relate to ministry, and  shared dreaming and

     brainstorming for 2015 ministry efforts/programs.


Worship and Music Questions           [email protected]
Youth and Confirmation Questions    [email protected]

Adult Education Questions                [email protected]

Children’s Education Questions        [email protected]


For more information on the events and activities listed above or for a full church calendar, click here to access our Holy Covenant UMC website www.hcumc.org