Posts tagged crafts

Looking for a new take on a traditional family advent activity?  Try this DIY Advent Candle Wreath.

Looking for a new take on a traditional family advent activity?  Try this DIY Advent Candle Wreath.

Family Advent Celebration - Come to enjoy our homemade soup buffet, crafts for the kids, Christmas Carols, a special Christmas story, free family photos, and more.  6:00 PM TONIGHT (Friday, December 6th).  
St. Matthew’s UMC: 8617 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003.

Family Advent Celebration - Come to enjoy our homemade soup buffet, crafts for the kids, Christmas Carols, a special Christmas story, free family photos, and more.  6:00 PM TONIGHT (Friday, December 6th).  

St. Matthew’s UMC: 8617 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003.

Old Maps Needed for Vacation Bible School: We are in need of maps for one of our VBS crafts this summer. Any kind of map (local, national, world, etc.) is fine. If you can give, please leave your map in the VBS donation bin located in the church library. Thanks for your help!

Old Maps Needed for Vacation Bible School: We are in need of maps for one of our VBS crafts this summer. Any kind of map (local, national, world, etc.) is fine. If you can give, please leave your map in the VBS donation bin located in the church library. Thanks for your help!

FAMILY ADVENT CELEBRATION - NOV. 30TH:  The St. Matthew’s Children’s Council invites you to our Advent Celebration on Friday, Nov. 30th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.  Children’s Council will host dinner and following dinner we will celebrate the advent season with music, family Christmas photos, crafts, and more.  Everyone is welcome!

FAMILY ADVENT CELEBRATION - NOV. 30TH:  The St. Matthew’s Children’s Council invites you to our Advent Celebration on Friday, Nov. 30th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.  Children’s Council will host dinner and following dinner we will celebrate the advent season with music, family Christmas photos, crafts, and more.  Everyone is welcome!

St. Matthew's UMC Pastors' Blog: Pastors' Message - November 15th

stmatthewspastors:

November 15, 2012

Sisters and Brothers in Christ,

As this email comes to you, the main floor of our church is swarming with crafts-persons from around the country and within our church. Beautiful handmade items line the narthex and the fellowship hall. In the commons, the tables are set for…

There’s An App for That: Virtual Macaroni Art App that Feeds those in Need

Kraft is getting pretty… well, crafty :)  They’re encouraging kids to save the real noodles for eating and the virtual noodles for creative noodle art with their new iPad app.  And for each virtual noodle used, Kraft is donating 10 noodles to the Feeding America Project.  So if you’re looking for a new fun app for the kids, maybe consider one that also gives back to the community at large.  Check out the app here!

Coloring isn't Just for Kids!

Stay Within the Lines!  We all loved coloring as kids… why does that have to stop when we get older?  Now coloring can be a whole family event with these great (g-rated) designs and links that Squidoo has provided.  All you need now is a great set of crayons or colored pencils!

We are in Desperate Need of Paper Towel Cardboard Tubes!

To prepare for a Vacation Bible School project, we are collecting paper towel tubes (not the paper towels themselves but the cardboard tube they come on!)  Please only give paper towel rolls and not toilet paper rolls.  If you can help us collect 200!!! of these tubes, please deliver them to the designated bin in the Library!

VBS Donations Needed!

We need of 200 cardboard paper towel tubes for VBS crafts. So please save your empty tubes and donate them! A bin will be labeled for VBS in the library for all donations.

Come One, Come All! Community Easter Egg Hunt This Saturday!

Easter Egg Hunt This Saturday at 10 a.m. – Come for songs, the Easter story, the big egg hunt, snacks, games, and crafts!  All are invited regardless of church affiliation!

February 20, 2012 Caring Cards, Ink Workshop

Spend President’s Day, Monday, February 20th with Caring Cards, Ink.  We will make a variety of cards to sale on Sunday, March 25th.  We will meet in room 302 from 10 to 2 pm.  Bring your lunch and stay as long as you can.  All card making supplies will be provided.  Everyone is welcome and no previous card making experience is necessary.   For information and reservations, please contact Ruth Ann at ruth.ann.harrold@cox.net.

Children’s Sunday School Christmas Party - This Sunday!

Children’s Sunday School Christmas Party – All Children will be celebrating the season this Sunday during Sunday School at our annual Christmas Party. Children will get to sing Christmas carols, make crafts, play holiday games and enjoy a Birthday cake for Jesus.