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Upcoming events

Jul 29 - Membership Seminar
Aug 5 - Women's Crafting Day
Aug 6 - Small Group leading
Aug 13 - Children's SS Teacher Training
           - Small Group leading
Aug 20 - Pastor Bill's Farewell Party
Aug 27 - Pray for Me Campaign Re-launch
           - Small Group leading
Sep 12 - Tree Climbers, Stockade begins
Sep 14 - Battalion begins
Sep 17 - Congregational lunch
Sep 19 - Pioneer Girls begins
Sep 23 - Fall Harvest Celebration
Sep 29 - Women's In Town Retreat
Sep 30 - Free Family Flea Market
Nov 22 - Thanksgiving Eve Service
Nov 23-24 - Church Office closed
Dec 2 - Women's Christmas Brunch
May 4 - Men's Annual Retreat


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Farewell to the Evans family

Sunday, August 20 (5:00–7:00PM)  
Pot Luck Dinner - bring a main dish (enough for your family) and either a salad, side or dessert. 
Can you help set up after the 11:00 service and/or clean up?  
Register on line  Or sign up in the narthex on 7/30, 8/6 & 8/13.


Small groups sessions begin in August

Interested in knowing more about leading small groups? Hosting small groups? Come find out more.
9:30 Sunday mornings (Narthex A)
Choose from three sessions - Aug 6, 13, or 27. 
Questions? See Ray Milton or Mike Stephan.


Pioneer girls

The girls meet Tuesdays (6:30-8:00PM
Registration opens Aug 8.
We will kick off our year with an ice cream social on Sep 19.


Congregational lunches return

We'll begin with another outdoor picnic Sep 17. We'll grill hamburgers and hot dogs. Be sure to bring blankets or chairs.

Rain date: 9/24. Suggested donation: $2-3 adults/$1-2 children

Flower decoration ministry

In early 2018 Karen Kirk, the flower/decoration ministry coordinator, will be stepping down. She’s looking for someone to learn how it works by working with her decorating the sanctuary this fall and winter. For more information please call Karen.

Women's news

Check the Connections newsletter for all the details

Bible Study: The Gospel of Luke 
Tuesday Evenings (Narthex B) 7:00-8:30 begins  Sep 12

Sisters in Christ
Friday, August 11 at SPEP.  Arrive after 11:45 - lunch at noon. RSVP to Mary Bartlett Dietz by Thursday noon or email.

Women’s Crafting Day
August 5 (1:
No cost. Sign up in advance so we can estimate the fabric we will need. Questions?  Email Sabrina Mackall
Sign up online

Women’s Committee needs your help  
     - Someone to lead the Christmas Brunch for 2018
     - Someone to lead our hospitality as Marge Hogge recovers
Want more info? 

Women’s Tennis
Monday evenings, 6:45–8:15, through Sep 25 at the Cypress Creek Tennis Court. Questions? Email Mimi Schwarz.

Women’s InTown Retreat
Sep 29
& Sep 30 (Broadneck EP Church)
You can register on line. Or in the narthex Sep 10 & 17. Questions?

Plates and Praise 2

August 12 - 5:00-8:30PM (and is open to all ages)
Come one, come all to an evening of dinner and music.  
Dinner is provided the Men's Ministry, served at 5:
Christian and Patriotic music to follow at 6:
A love offering will be taken for The Way Homes.
​ Sign ups will be in the Narthex July 23, 30, and Aug 6.


Looking ahead

Ice Cream Social and Movie Night
Friday, Oct 20 (6:00PM)
Sign ups will be in the Auditorium and Narthex between services on October 8 and 15.  Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.  Event will be held indoors in the case of rain or very cold weather.  Questions? Contact Jocelyn Fogarty.


Remember the Food Pantry

Some of the things we need:

Canned meats (chicken, turkey, beef stew)
Canned fish (tuna, salmon)
Canned fruit - Canned tomatoes
Peanut butter & jelly - Cereal - Sugar & Flour
Mayonnaise, mustard, ketchup, salad dressing
Spaghetti sauce, spaghetti - Baked beans - Soup
Diapers & Baby Food - Toilet paper

Make sure to check expiration dates. And no ramen noodles, please!

News from outside

Pregnancy Center 2017 Walk and Run for Life 
September 16 
5k Trail Run, or walk the family-friendly Life Trail
Belvior Scott’s Plantation in Crownsville
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Severna Park EP Church "where Jesus mends broken lives..."