There’s always something happening at Glen Mar.
Chili Pick Up Correction
Last week’s bulletin had an error regarding the pick up of chili purchased for the Bridges Chili & Challenge. Please pick up your chili at the Bridges office at: 9520 Berger Road, Suite 311, Columbia, MD 21046. Chili purchasing and donations are now closed, however the auction is still open until 8:00 pm Sunday, October 10. Join the auction.
Jewels for Hope: Collection Deadline
We are looking for gently-worn scarves and jewelry to sell at this event. Kindly drop off your items any time before October 22, 2021 at the Glen Mar Church office Monday – Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm or at HopeWorks of Howard County, 977A Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 300, Columbia, MD 21046 – Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm. Read more.
Sleep in Heavenly Peace Made 20 Beds!
That’s right. Twenty kids don’t have to sleep on the floor now. You can help by donating new single sheet sets and comforters as well as monetary donations by Oct 31 at Glen Mar. Volunteers are also needed to help deliver the beds to the families. Please contact Dan Kagey.
Journey to Bethlehem – Dec 2-5
Save the date! Because 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. Read more.
Sophie, Youngsoo, and Theo welcome baby sister, Lia Faith
Congratulations to Sophie and family on the birth of their 2nd child on September 27.
Safe Sanctuaries Training: Oct 10 and 14
If you volunteer with children, youth, or vulnerable adults and have not yet been trained, join us! Sign up today (by 4:00 pm for Oct. 10 training). For more information or to check your current status, contact Mary Ellen Conley.
Messenger Article Deadline: Oct 20
We are changing our procedure for submitting articles for our quarterly newsletter, The Messenger. For more information, please see our website blog.