Upcoming Events -Bible study, "Genesis", 10 am.

Jan. 15 - Bible Study, 10 am..

Jan. 19 - "What Does the World See?", 1 Cor. 1:1-9

Jan. 19 - Pennies From Heaven

Jan. 19 - Mathews Chapter of the NAACP will hold its Annual Martin Luther King Jr.  progam, See details below.

Jan. 22 - Bible Study, 10 am..

Jan. 22 - Finance Committee 7 pm.

Jan. 23 - Info. to Pat Hudgins for CLMR Report, 725-3877.

Jan. 26 - "Ministry as Co-Parents", 1 Cor. 1:10-18

Jan. 26 - CLMR Report, Last Sunday to Collect Baby Products for Social Services

Jan. 28 - Missions 6 pm., Council 7 pm.

Jan. 29 - Bible Study, 10 am..

Feb. 2 - "God Calls Us to Lose", 1Cor. 1:18-31

Feb . 8 - VA Conference UMC, Laity Re-Connect Event, Woodlake UMC, Chesterfield, VA, 10 am-1:30 pm. See details below.

Feb. 24 - Mid-Tidewater Chapter of NAMI will offer free Family-to-Family class for persons who are caring for or related to those affected by mental                  illness. See details below.

Invitation: Virginia Conference UMC Laity Re-Connect Event
Event Date: February 8, 2020

Bishop Sharma D. Lewis is inviting laity from around the conference for a time of connection following her return from medical leave. The event will be held February 8, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Woodlake UMC in Chesterfield.
"It is my deep desire to reconnect with you in a personal and special way having been away from you for six months on medical leave,” Lewis said. “Let us come together both in person and through satellite locations to have a time of worship, fellowship, anointing, sharing our hearts, and reconnecting. I want to hear from you and I want to share my journey with you.”
Location for the event will be at Woodlake UMC (15640 Hampton Park Dr, Chesterfield, VA 23832).
There will be five satellite locations for the event as well:
    Pender UMC, Arlington District
    Bridgewater UMC, Harrisonburg District
    New Creation UMC, Elizabeth River District
    Thrasher Memorial UMC, Roanoke District
    Adams-Bloxom Mission Cooperative Parish, Eastern Shore District
The event is free and open to all laity. Lunch will be served.
Questions may be directed to the Rev. Dr. Ted Smith, Director of Connectional Ministries, (804) 521-1133. TedSmith@vaumc.org

Click here to register

 The Mid-Tidewater Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness is offering the nationally recognized Family-to-Family Course for persons who care for or who are related to individuals affected by serious mental illness. The class will begin on February 24 and meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m. for 5 weeks at the Gloucester Peer Resource Center, 7603 Hospital Dr., Gloucester. Registration is required for this FREE course. Please call: 804-684-1480 (voice mail only - leave a message if you want to receive a call back); email namimidtidewater@gmail.com



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Monthly financial reports will be posted on the bulletin board in the social hall. Please let Nancy Keenan know if you would like any further information.

 In December/January, we will be collecting Baby Products for Social Services. This will include: disposable diapers of all sizes, baby wipes, baby wash,baby lotion, sleepers/pajamas size 14-16. Thank you for supporting this mission in our community.

Please check with the church office if you have not picked up your offering envelopes for 2020.

Please have all updates to the church email and website to info@mathewschapelumc.org by Tuesdays at 9 am.