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This Just In: January 18, 2023

This Just In

There’s always something happening at Glen Mar.

Feeling Alone?

Wondering if God is listening to your prayers? Allow a Stephen Minister to lend a confidential listening ear as well as pray for and with you. For more information, speak to a Pastor or email the Stephen Ministry Team. [Read More]

Coming to Glen Mar This Winter – “realm”

Be on the lookout for more information about a new way to CONNECT at Glen Mar – see what’s going on, connect with your groups, sign up for events, update your information, manage your giving and give electronically.

Base Bible Study – Tuesdays, January 17 – February 21, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm

Curious about the Bible? Join us for Base, a 6-week introduction to the Bible. Updated for 2023, each session begins with 45-60 minutes of presentation followed by 30-45 minutes of discussion. We’re meeting on Zoom, so no commute, no homework, no materials, no stress! Anyone is welcome and you can join anytime. [Read More]

Do You Love to Sing? Good Friday Cantata -Rehearsals start on Thursday, January 19

Do you love to sing? Do you play an instrument? Do you crave camaraderie? Join us! Good Friday falls on April 7, 2023 this year and we will be singing “The Seven Last Words of Christ” by Theodore Dubois. Join us! Just show up for choir practice at 7:00 pm on Thursday, January 19 in the Music Suite downstairs. For more information and instrumentalists, please email Sophie Hong.

Our Next Turn @ Rt 1 DRC – Saturday, January 28 from 11:45 am to 2:00 pm

One of 50 churches supporting the Grassroots Rt. 1 Day Resource Center, (DRC), Glen Mar provides lunch on the 4th Saturday of every month. If you’d like to contribute to the potluck menu, help serve on site, or even view future sign ups, please visit our blog. For more information or to get signed up to be on the mailing list email the Day Center Team.

Youth Sunday Afternoon Trail Walk – Sundays at 3pm starting January 29

Let’s meet at Rockburn Park and walk in nature as a spiritual discipline. Contact Pastor Heerak for details.

Rally with Glen Mar’s Social Justice Group – January 31

You are invited to join with the BWC’s Gun Violence Prevention Team and the Maryland Chapter of Moms Demand Action for a rally and a chance to meet with legislators at Legislative Advocacy Days in Annapolis on Tuesday, January 31. The day begins with a rally at 9:00 am, followed by legislative meetings at 11:00 am. The legislative priorities this year include strengthening Maryland’s concealed carry permitting laws, ending gun manufacturer immunity, repealing qualified immunity for police officers, and improving safe storage laws. For more information, contact the Social Justice Team. RSVP for the rally today.

Youth Snow Tubing – Saturday, February 4 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Join us for some fun and fellowship at Liberty Mountain! Contact Pastor Heerak for details.

Youth Mission Trips – SAVE THE DATE – June 25-July 1 and July 2-8
What Are You Doing for Others? Consider Joining the Stephen Ministry Team

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” Martin Luther King, Jr. As we celebrated the life of Dr. King last weekend, consider whether God is calling you to consider being a Stephen Minister. The 50-hour training course in Christian Caregiving begins next Fall. It’s not too soon to begin discernment by speaking to a Stephen Leader! To learn more about Stephen Ministry, please talk to a pastor or contact us through email at stephenministry@glenmarumc.org.

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