COMING UP AT HCC
ADULT BIBLE STUDY || Adults are invited to join us for the newly launched Soul Oasis, Adult Bible Study on Wednesdays at 7pm in the Gathering Place. We will be studying the "Red Sea Rules." Pick-up a workbook to follow along with the class here: https://amzn.to/2Vr245Y
ART OF MARRIAGE CLASS || Married couples are invited to join us on Wednesdays at 7pm in Room 239, beginning on January 23rd from the Art of Marriage Class. Below is the schedule of the upcoming classes:
March (The Art of Marriage - Family Life)
• March 20, 2019 - Love Sizzles - Experiencing Real Intimacy
• March 27, 2019 - Love Always - Leaving a Lasting Legacy
Pick-up a workbook to follow along with the class here.
MOTHER DAUGHTER TEA || Mpact Girls Clubs invites Mothers & Daughters to attend their Mother-Daughter Tea hosted on Saturday, March 23rd from 1-3pm. RSVP by March 16th by emailing Kristie Sibell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
50+ CLUB POP-UP MARCH MOVIE EVENT || March 23rd at 12pm (Offsite). Come join us for a Saturday matinee and fellowship. We'll be announcing the name of the movie soon. The price is only $3 and open captioning is available, if you let us know ahead of time. The theater is: Horizon Cinemas Sun Valley, 7959 B&A Blvd, Glen Burnie, MD 21061. No need to sign-up - just show up. Questions? Ask Sandy Zinck at email@example.com.
AMAZING GRACE ARAMINTA FREEDOM VOLUNTEER TRAINING || Araminta Freedom Volunteer Training hosted on Saturday, March 23rd from 8:15am-4pm in Community Hall 1. Araminta Freedom offers the opportunity for people to support their mission through volunteer training that awakens, equips, and mobilizes the Church and community in Maryland to end human trafficking through education, prevention, strategies and restorative survivor services. This is an all day class. Contact Althea Whieldon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SINGLES 35+ - ANNAPOLIS OYSTER ROAST & SOCK BURNING || Saturday, March 23rd at Noon. Celebrate the Spring Equinox and the beginning of boating season each March by burning those nasty winter socks at the Annapolis Oyster Roast & Sock Burning. In a tradition dating back to the late-1970's , Annapolitans relieve themselves of the necessities of winter as the 'Ode to Equinox' is recited. Live music, shucking contest, exhibits, food & beverages available for purchase. General admission $25. Rain or Shine. RSVP to Anna 301-526-4793.
YOUNG ADULT MEN’S CONFERENCE || Young Adult Men: Come to The Table Conference - Friday, March 29th-Saturday, March 30th (Offsite). This Young Adult Men's Retreat is a two-day Sexual Purity Conference on declaring war with the enemy of marriages held at Faith Bible Church in Mechanicsville, MD. We will be staying the night at a hotel Friday 3/29. The group will meet at the church to ride together and we will return Saturday evening. For more information, contact Mike Hite.
CHURCH OF GOD WOMEN’S CONFERENCE || "This is Who I Am Meant to Be: This is ME" DELMARVA/DC Women's Conference 2019. Held on Friday, March 29th and Saturday, March 30th. Cost is $25 for this Friday evening/Saturday event, if paid by March 13th. Register online at: www.cogdelmarvadc.com/womens-conference. The conference will be held at National Church of God, Ft. Washington. If you wish to stay in the area, Harborside Hotel, Oxon Hill, MD 20745, will have a conference room rate of $139 and is good through 3/4 booking. Questions? Contact Teresa Holder 410-531-5351.
ROYAL RANGERS PINEWOOD DERBY || Saturday, March 30th at 9am in Community Hall 1. Food will be available for purchase. Questions? Contact Wayne Newton at email@example.com.
FIRST IMPRESSIONS TEAM SOCIAL || First Impression Team members, as well as anyone interested in joining, are invited to a social on Saturday, March 30th at 11:30am in the Gathering Place. Questions or to RSVP, contact Catherine Ramsey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SINGLES 35+ - ‘HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME’ AT TOBY’S DINNER THEATRE || 'Hunchback of Notre Dame' @ Toby's Dinner Theatre - Saturday, March 30th at 5:45pm. Join us for another great show at Toby's Dinner Theatre. Please contact Anna Piranian to RSVP 301-526-4793.
SINGLES 35+ - LADES TOPIARY GARDENS || Saturday, April 6th at 10am. You need only meander through the 22 acres of gardens, tour the historic Manor House, visit the Butterfly House, or hike along the Nature Walk to appreciate the unique beauty and charm of internationally renowned, Ladew Gardens. Come visit and discover why Architect Digest named Ladew Gardens one of the "10 incredible topiary gardens around the world." Tickets: $18; for those 62+: $15. Please contact Anna Piranian to RSVP 301-526-4793.
50+ CLUB POP-UP EVENT - BOSTON MARKET FUNDRAISER || A fundraising event will be held on April 8th from 6-8pm at Boston Market on Ritchie Highway near Marley Mall. The 50+ Club invites all Heritage members, friends and families to a Boston Market Pop-Up Fundraiser. Boston Market will give a percentage of sales to the 50+ Club which will support ongoing evangelism events and care for Heritage seniors and those in the local community. This is a Pop-Up - no sign up needed - just show up. Come, enjoy a delicious meal and great fellowship.
50+ CLUB BAKE SALE || Drop by our table during the In-Between Scene and afterwards on Sunday, April 14th. Get your Easter treats and goodies at the 50+ Club’s Bake Sale. We’ll have all kinds of cakes, cookies, candies and treats to make your Easter special. We would greatly appreciate all baked goods donations. They can be brought to the Ministry Center Lobby on April 14th beginning at 8 a.m. All proceeds support ongoing evangelism events and care for Heritage seniors and those in the local area.
50+ CLUB BBQ & HOE DOWN || The 50+ Club will host a BBQ and Hoe Down on May 4th at 12pm in Community Hall that will include delicious BBQ food, square dancing (Instruction given by a professional dance caller) and lots of fun and fellowship. Register and get your ticket for $10. Questions? Ask Sandy Zinck at email@example.com.
CHESAPEAKE BAY WORK CAMP || If you or someone you know is unable to afford repairs to their own home, and they live within a 30-minute drive of the HCC and also reside in Anne Arundel County may apply for repairs to be done during the Chesapeake Bay Work Camp this July. Applications can be picked up at the Receptionist Desk in the Ministry Center Lobby at HCC. Completed applications may be sent to: Nichols-Bethel UMC, 1239 Murray Rd, Odenton, MD 21113 ATTN: Chesapeake Bay Workcamp.
Sundays || THE ONE SERVICE || Join together with the HCC Family for our worship service, weekly on Sundays at 10am in the Sanctuary. Community Kids meet at 10am in the Children’s Wing and Zealous Students meet at 10am in the Zealous Lounge, in the Ministtry Center. Ministerio Hispano meets at 10am in Community Hall 1 of the Ministry Center.
Sundays || SINGLES 40+ LIFE GROUP || Sundays, from 11:30am-12:45pm, a new Life Group is available for Single Adults over age 40. Come check it out in Room 238 and decide if you'd like to participate. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Mondays || MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
Men of any age come together to study the Word of God on Mondays throughout 2017 from 7pm-8:30pm in Room 239. For more information, contact Daryl Wilson.
Mondays || ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages
[Starts on February 4th, 2019] The English as a Second Language (ESOL) classes meet weekly on Mondays in Room 237. They are open to those whose first language is not English and who want to improve their English writing, reading, speaking and listening skills. The classes are multi-level and cover a variety of topics. The classes will be every Monday night starting February 4 for 10 weeks. Questions? Contact Jamie Harris.
Mondays || ZUMBA
1-hour Zumba based Praise and Worship workout. Every Monday in the Music Room from 6:00pm to 7:45pm beginning February 4th ending on March 25th. Open to all ladies. Love offering $5 for adults $2.50 for girls ages 10-17. No child care provided. Eight week session begins February 4th. Questions? Contact Althea Whieldon.
Tuesdays || VOLLEYBALL
Volleyball is an Adult Coed group of volleyball enthusiasts that meet from 6:30 – 8:30/9:00 pm on Tuesday nights. We play pick up games of loosely organized volleyball on two courts in Grand Hall 2 & 3. We are open to anyone from High School up through AARP certified. We do ask that you have basic volleyball skills (pass, set, spike) with a willingness to work on improving your skills, a reasonable knowledge of the game, and the physical ability to play the game. The level of play is well beyond the just for fun, backyard, slap the ball around kind of game, but still a little short of organized, competitive, indoor volleyball. If you are interested in exploring possible participation in Tuesday Night Volleyball, you can contact Pastor Cary Sharpe by phone at 410.551.8500 ext 1208. Or you could just flag him down and ask him about it at church. He loves to talk about volleyball!
Tuesdays || DIVORCE CARE
Divorce Care is a DVD driven discussion group for anyone who has been divorced, will be, or is separated and it meets in Room 239 weekly on Tuesdays. Cost is $15 for a work book; pay when you can. The session runs for 13 weeks. You can attend any Tuesday. Sessions are stand alone/distinct. Led by Pete and Diana Barden. Visit heritage-cc.org/divorce-care for more info.
Tuesdays || GRIEFSHARE
Mondays at 6:30pm in Room 237, Griefshare is a 13 week, bible based support group/seminar for those grieving the death of a loved one. We are a very casual group and never pressure anyone to talk. We aim to provide a nurturing setting to help you walk through this most difficult journey. $15 fee includes workbook. For more information, contact LaDonna Watkins at 443-618-4456.
Tuesdays || LADIES BIBLE STUDY
Tuesdays at 10am in the Nexus Cafe. Childcare can be offered, when requested. Questions? Contact Joan Bowman.
Tuesdays || AMAZING GRACE MINISTRIES
*2nd Tuesday of each month* You are invited to a meeting to unite with concerned individuals in our area who are outside the HCC community as we seek to end slavery, protect the vulnerable and restore the lives of those impacted by this crime. Join us on the 2nd Tuesday of each month in the Conference Room. *4th Sunday of the month* meetings are for the Amazing Grace team members. Questions? Contact Althea Whieldon.
Wednesdays || ADULT BIBLE STUDIES
The Ladies Ministry meets for it’s weekly Bible Study at 7pm in the Nexus Cafe. The Soul Oasis Adult Bible Study meets weekly at 7pm in The Gathering Place. The Hispanic Adult Bible Study meets weekly at 7pm in Room 237.
Wednesdays || NURSERY, MPACT & ROYAL RANGERS
Wednesdays || ZEALOUS STUDENTS
Zealous Students in 6th-12th Grade meet in the Zealous Lounge at 6:30pm for their Z-Night.
Thursdays || YOUNG ADULT BIBLE STUDY
We have two Young Adult Life Groups that meet weekly on Thursdays at 7pm in Severn. Our gatherings typically include food, conversation, bible study and prayer.
[SEVERN GROUP / LATE TWENTIES/EARLY THIRTIES, CAREER STAGE OF LIFE] LEADER: MIKE & ANNALISA HITE || 443.473.2088
[SEVERN GROUP / OUT OF HIGH SCHOOL, EARLY TWENTIES, COLLEGE STAGE OF LIFE] LEADER: CHRIS & EMILY BREWSAUGH || 443.962.5862
Fridays || AMAZING GRACE PRAYER GATHERING
Amazing Grace Ministry: Prayer Gathering - Fridays 6pm in the Zealous Lounge. The vision of this event is to serve as a call to those who would like to gather in prayer for God to break the chains of bondage of people in our community. We will pray for requests. Participants may come in and leave quietly at any time during the hour we meet. There will be quiet instrumental music playing and participants would be able to share requests or scripture. The event is open to the community. Questions? Contact Althea Whieldon.
WAYS TO SERVE | HOW CAN I HELP?
HOMELESS CLOTHES DRIVE
Homeless clothes drive: Items needed, gently used coats, socks, blankets and sweaters. All ages, male and female. Place items in the boxes in the narthex of the church and ministry center. For more information, contact Linda Rudisill at 410.969.1361.
SCHOOL BACKPACK PROGRAM
School is back in session!!! Our back pack program is in need of food to help the 52 children we help every weekend with food. Our closet is empty. Please consider getting some extra non-perishable kid type food for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack. Please place in bread pantry containers around the campus.