This Just In: September 16, 2022

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There’s always something happening at Glen Mar.

Next Sermon Series – The Gospel According to Ted Lasso – Beginning Sunday, Sep. 18

Join us for a four week series taking a look at discipleship through the lens of the TV character, Ted Lasso. [Read More]

Kids/Youth Music

Children’s Choir – for ages 4 1/2 through 5th grade rehearses on Sundays at 10:45 am starting THIS Sunday.
Voices of Praise (Youth Choir) – rehearses on Sundays at 8:30 am starting THIS Sunday.
Youth Bells – rehearses (tentatively) Sundays at 12:15 pm starting September 25.
Youth Orchestra – rehearses as needed. Auditions are scheduled for Sunday, October 16 at 10:30 am.
Register Kids/Youth Music today. [Read More]

Adult/Youth Music

Do you love to sing? Do you play an instrument? The fall is a wonderful time to join a group and there are many from which to choose – from vocal choir to praise band to bell choir. Register Adults/Youth Music today. [Read More]

Hurley Team Prayer Service – Monday, September 19, 7:00 pm

As you know, our Hurley Mission Team family has lost some beloved saints and friends over the past year who have gone to be with the Lord. We wanted to have a time for people who have shared in the amazing experience that is Hurley to come together for prayer and sharing and music and lighting candles. We’ll also be zooming the service as well. If you want that link, please contact Pastor Mandy or Mary Ellen.

Christmas Cantata Rehearsal – Thursday, September 22, 7:00 pm

Be a part of something spectacular – Joseph Martin’s Cantata, THE WINTER ROSE – on Sunday December 18 at 9:30 am Worship Service. Calling all singers and instrumentalists! For singers, rehearsal starts on September 22 at 7:00 pm in the Music Suite. Instrumentalists, please contact Sophie Hong.

Our Next Turn @ Rt. 1 DRC – September 24, 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 SignUps, please visit our blog. You can also sign up to be on the mailing lists for future sign ups by emailing Jo Ann Kohler.

American Cancer Society Benefit: OUTBACK Steakhouse – purchase by September 25

Enjoy a take-out dinner supplied by Outback Steakhouse to benefit the American Cancer Society. Purchase dinners at the “Angels for a Cure” table in the Gathering Place after worship on Sunday, or purchase online. Pick your meals up at Glen Mar on Tuesday, September 27, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm. [Read More]

Lunch with a Lawyer – Sunday, October 2 12:30 – 2:00 pm

We will have a presentation and Q&A with Attorney Jen Kidwell, an estate planning lawyer, on what needs to be done when someone we love passes, what documents wee need to think about now to make sure our wishes are carried out when we pass, and what tax changes we need to know about to make sure our gifts and bequests go where we want them to go. RSVP to Mandy Sayers for the lunch. [Read More]

Social Justice Group – Next Meeting, Tuesday, October 12 at 7:00 pm

Looking for a way to learn about and address social justice issues? The Social Justice Group meets every 2nd Tuesday of each month (except December) at 7:00 pm. This year, gun violence prevention is the focus of education and action in the group. All are welcome to join. [Read More]

Youth Camping – Saturday, October 15 to October 16

Join us at the Glen Mar Campfire for marshmallows & chocolate, pancakes & bacon, and so much more! Sign up now or contact Pastor Heerak for more information.

Jewels for Hope: Donation Drop Off – by Sunday, October 16

Help us make our 6th Annual Jewels for Hope Sale on Saturday, November 5 a success! Please drop off your gently-worn jewelry and scarves at the box in Glen Mar’s Gathering Place any time before October 16. 100% of the proceeds benefit HopeWorks of Howard County. Donations by check (made out to HopeWorks) are always welcome. Email the HopeWorks Team for more information. [Read More]

Ministry Town Hall Meeting – Tuesday, October 25 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Save the date for an in-person meeting in the Glen Mar Chapel, also available on Zoom. Join us to hear various ministries, like Day of Service and the Communications Team, share updates and have an opportunity for discussion. The Ministry Town Hall is open to all and is designed to help Glen Mar deepen its connections with the congregation and community. More information coming soon.

Wish Upon A Star Needs YOU!

Each year, Glen Mar’s Wish Upon A Star program provides Christmas gifts to children and families in need. We’ve had a few “well-earned retirements” from our Planning Team and need to add some new volunteers. If interested, please email the “WUAS” team and a member will follow up with you to discuss and answer any questions. We’re sure there is a role on the team for YOU that fits your interests and available time. [Read More]

Worship Helpers Needed

Join the Worship Team: Welcome Center Hosts, Greeters, Ushers, Worship Leaders, Tech Support needed for both 9:30 & 11:00 am services. Let us know you are interested today.


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