Ward’s Chapel Preschool Super Bowl Sub Sale - Pre-orders of the 8” Italian subs are due by Sunday, January 29. Pick up is Saturday February 11 from 10 am-12 pm. Order forms are included in the bulletin.
Lent - Ash Wednesday begins on February 22, 2023, and we will be celebrating the 40 days through this time of self-reflection and by meditating on the life of Jesus Christ. So, our church will prepare the following plans, and we will let you know more details soon.
Service and ritual plan:
- Ash Wednesday service (2/22)
- Sunday Worship: Bible 101: Lessons from the Early Churches in Acts
- Meals and Meditation during Holy Week
Meditation plan and classes:
- Lenten Bible study meetings on & offline
- Lenten devotional booklet
- Confirmation and membership classes
- Field trip to Strawbridge Shrine (New Windsor)
BWC College Scholarship Process now open - The Baltimore-Washington Conference awards scholarships for qualified students currently attending college, and high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall of 2023. To be considered for a scholarship, students must complete an online application, which includes uploading their current transcripts. In addition, the student must provide contact information for their pastor and one additional church reference. The entire process, which closes March 30, will be conducted online. Learn more. R. Wayne Feezer Memorial Scholarship offered by Ward’s Chapel United Methodist Church honors the memory of Wayne, an active lifetime member of the Church, and is awarded annually to Church Members pursuing post-secondary education. Applicants are not limited to first-year students, yet when funds are limited, first-year applicants will be given priority. Scholarships of up to $5,000 per academic year will be awarded based on the following: Church Membership, Church Involvement, community service, academic record, letters of recommendation, and financial need. The application and all supporting documentation must be submitted to the church offices no later than May 1.
Annual Missions Auction - Saturday, April 22. All proceeds benefit our mission work with Camp Hope, Baltimore County Christian Workcamp, Volunteers in Mission and other local and global charities. Doors open at 4:00 pm, the auction starts at 5:00 pm. Soup, sandwiches, snacks, and desserts will be available for purchase.
Sunday School - Sunday School has resumed for the school year. Please join us at 9:45 am to serve God and continue our faith journey.
Weekly Wednesday Morning Bible Study - 10:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Please consider joining us! (NO STUDY JANUARY 18th)
Food Pantry Donation Drop-off - Items can be left in the bin inside the double, white, street-level doors on Sunday mornings or during weekly office hours.
WCUMC Food Pantry - Third Saturday of each month @ 9 am - 11 am. If you have questions, please contact Wendy Reisberg Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-756-0665.