What is Happening This Week 2/27 -3/5/2017


holy covenant united methodist church

What is Happening This Week

2/27 -3/5/2017


Dear Church,

Join us as we begin the season of Lent this Ash Wednesday, March 1st. Worship will begin at 7 pm in the sanctuary and will include the imposition of ashes.


Pastor Carol


A Lenten Journey

for You

Adult Class 1

Are you hungry for time to contemplate how to live in the middle of All the Things? We have food for body and soul during Lent!


Randy and Joy Lasley will host a Lenten Study in their home with Sharon Harris leading.


Here are the details: 

  Thursdays, 6:30-8:00pm

  March 2, 9, 23, 30

and April 6.


Joy and Randy’s address: 

4465 Fairway Drive, 

Carrollton, TX  75010


Childcare will be provided at the church. Study materials will be provided at the first session.


Joy and Randy will serve soup and salad, and Sharon will serve up a study of walking fearlessly through the mess and joy of human life!


Please join us for these 5 weeks together on our walk to the Cross.


Sign up in the narthex

or contact Sharon A. Harris 

 [email protected]


Weekly Schedule


Monday, 27th

10:00 AM New Handbell Choir-sanctuary

7:00 PM Ad Council-EB201-5

Wednesday, 1st 

Ash Wednesday

6:30 AM Spiritual Journeymen Breakfast-Mom’s Cafe

6:30 PM Al-Anon-CC215

6:30 PM Covenant Carillons-sanctuary

6:30 PM ESL-EB202

7:00 PM Worship-sanctuary

8:00 PM Adult Choir -Choir Rm

Thursday, 2nd

6:00 PM ReFit-CC

6:30 PM Lenten Study-Lasleys’ Home

7:00 PM Nominations-CC211

Friday, 3rd 

11:00 PM Heather Mincieli Yoga-EB201-5

Saturday, 4th

9:00 AM C.O.D.A.-202EB

Sunday, 5th


9:45 AM Sunday School for All Ages

12:15 PM Covenant Cafe-CC

12:30 PM Holy Covenant Actor’s Group-choir room

12:45 PM Elementary Singers-EB207

12:45 PM Preschool Singers-Sanctuary A

12:45 PM UMYF: EB201-205

4:00 PM Disciple II-CC211

4:00 PM The Remnant-EB201-5

Sunday Highlights:  March 5, First Sunday in Lent

Sermon Text: Matthew 4:1-11


8:30 Olivia Patterson

11:00 Joshua LaGrone


8:30 Spiritual Journeymen

11:00 Michele Carter, Nikki Holmes and Lorrie Hammons



John McLaughlin and Lori Erwin


Next Week’s Highlights


-The monthly LIFT (Ladies in Fellowship Together) meeting will be on Thursday, March 9 at 6:30 pm at the home of Jan Barnes. Go to www.hcumc.org for more information. Bring a snack or covered dish to share. Enjoy food, fellowship and a short devotional. If you do not have time to prepare a dish, please come anyway for this time of fellowship!


-Parents’ Night Out: Friday, March 10th from 

6 to 9 pm in the Covenant Center for Ages Infant – 5th Grade. Reservations are required by noon on Wednesday, March 8th! Reserve a place for your child at www.hcumc.org. You may drop off and pick up children anytime during the designated hours. $6 per child; $15 max per same family.


Rev. Carol Sparks         [email protected]

Rev. Debbie Chapman  [email protected]

Rev. Bill Mauldin            [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