Community Life

Join the Journey to Bethlehem Team

Opportunities to Serve, Youth News & Events
Community Life, journey to bethlehem, volunteer, walk to bethlehem

December 1-4, 2022
Mark your calendars!
You are invited the first weekend of December to “Journey to Bethlehem” a FREE outdoor theatrical adventure for the whole family. You will see live animals, Roman soldiers, shepherds, angels, and a variety of scenes from a biblical marketplace. Many of you have been involved in “Walk to Bethlehem” as well as our pandemic version, “Journey to Bethlehem”. Learn how you can get involved.


Glen Mar to Host Cold Weather Shelter Again

Opportunities to Serve
cold weather shelter, Community Life, CWS, grassroots, volunteer
January 31 – February 7, 2022 Each year, Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center joins local faith congregations to provide short-term shelter for those in need in Howard County. Glen Mar has been a sponsoring congregation each year since the shelter opened in 2004. During 2022, Glen Mar will host the Cold Weather Shelter (CWS) from Monday evening, January 31 through Monday…

Help Glen Mar Do Its Part to End Homelessness

Opportunities to Serve
bridges to housing stability, chili cookoff, Community Life, homeless, housing, silent auction

Bridges Chili & Challenge is taking place NOW through Sunday, October 10.
This year’s event will include three delicious chili meals, a thrilling virtual silent auction and the opportunity to donate to the Bridges mission – to prevent and end homelessness in Howard County through affordable housing solutions and advocacy. The congregation that raises the most money (through meal purchases and donations) will win the Golden Ladle!