Week of Sept 16

Pastoral Care:  If you have a need for Pastoral Care, The Rev. Linda Calkins is available.  Please call the church office (301) 355-7189 during regular office hours on MondayTuesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m.-3:00p.m.  or you may call her cell phone, 240-643-2663 at other times.  E-mail address for Rev. Linda is  rector@saintbartholomews.org
Notice: Because of the potential hurricane effects, the Second Look Boutique Luncheon and Fashion Walk has been rescheduled  to Sunday September 23, 2018 after 10:30 a.m. service Coffee Hour.
Prayer Beads Workshops:  We will resume our prayer beads workshops in October.  The following is our schedule for the remainder of the year.  Please plan to join us as we make beads and eat pizza!  No experience is necessary.
October 16thTuesday at 6:30 PM
October 17thWednesday at noon
November 13thTuesday at 6:30 PM
November 14thWednesday at noon
December 18thTuesday at 6:30 PM
December 19thWednesday at noon

Sunday School Schedule : September – December 2018
September 16 Sunday School Kickoff! 
Lesson: Jesus and the Lost Sheep
Activity/ Craft: Hide and Seek Sheep Game/ Popcorn Sheep Craft
September 23
Lesson: Jesus Parable of the Lost Coin- When you’re lost, Jesus is your forever friend. 
Activity/ Craft: Coin Cup Game/ Coin Bracelet 
September 30
Children remain upstairs during the service for a special children’s sermon and communion. 
October 7
Lesson: Talking to God, Jesus in the Garden 
Activity/ Craft: Labyrinth Walking Activity/ Prayer Journal Craft
October 14
Lesson: God Made Us, Creation
Activity/ Craft: Building Blocks and Legos/ Creation Block Craft
October 21 *Pumpkin Decorating Community Event- please come dressed in play clothes.*
Adult participation is welcomed. 
October 28
Children remain upstairs during the service for a special children’s sermon and communion. 
November 4– Non Perishable Food Drive 
Lesson: Martha and Mary have Dinner with Jesus
Activity/Craft: Learning to set the table activity/ Mary and Martha Puppet Craft
November 11– Non Perishable Food Drive 
Lesson: Loaves and Fishes
Activity/ Craft: Helping others brainstorming/ Nutrition Balancing Craft
November 18 *Cooking/ Baking Lesson* 
We will be using gluten and egg ingredients. NO nut products will be used. 
Adult Participation Welcome 
⭐️ We will be serving our treats at a special after service “Coffee Hour Party” ⭐️
November 25
Children remain upstairs during the service for a special children’s sermon and communion. 
December 2
Lesson: Gabriel Comes to Mary
Activity/ Craft: Pageant Roles Assigned and Song Practice/ Angel Ornament Craft
December 9
Lesson: Jesus in the Manger
Activity/ Craft: Pageant Costume Fitting, Rehearsal, and Song Practice/ Christmas Gift: Handprint on Canvas Craft
December 16 *Christmas Pageant*
Please arrive no later than 10:10. Adult Participation is needed to help change in and out of costumes. Following the service a special visitor will arrive in the undercroft!
December 23Jan 5
Sunday School Christmas Break
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