This week at the Met!


RESPONSIVE READING (Psalm 18:1-6)

CONGREGATIONAL HYMN #438

“Come By Here, My Lord”

Attention Trustee Board Members: There will be a Trustee Board Meeting Monday (tomorrow), March 25, 2019 at 7:00 pm. All Trustee Board Members are asked to please be prayerful and in attendance. Thank you.

Bro. Robert Grant III, Trustee Board Chairman

Food for Metropolitan Youth Have you been wondering how you could get involved? Your services are needed on Wednesday nights to prepare and serve food to our youth during the year. Signing up will also provide an opportunity for you to get to know and build relationships with our young people. Dinner is served at 6:30 pm each Wednesday. Please give your name to Deaconess Franklin, Skinner, or Gilliam and all details will be provided. Thank you for responding to this opportunity to serve.

Deaconess Ministry

2nd ANNUAL DEBUTANTE GALA! The Debutante Ministry would be pleased to have you join us at the Monterey Hills Restaurant in Monterey Park on Saturday, May 4th from 12pm- 4pm. Ticket cost is $50. They will be on sale from Feb 24-April 21st. Please see Da'Vette Cogshell (626)379-7321, or Mico Borders (323) 449-0839 for more information.

All Women And Young Ladies are invited to Malone Hall, Sunday, March 31st after morning worship. There will be a brief meeting and potluck. No Grab and go!! Please sit talk and participate. Table discussion and share out will consist of: Possible theme for Hope Made Real and Women's Day, location for Hope Made Real, activities for the Women's Department, speakers for 5th Sunday and Women's Day. Potluck suggested menu is: Last names A-D (salad); E-H (dessert); I-L (cheese and crackers or drinks); M-P (main dish); Q-U (main dish); V-Z (Fruit or vegetables). Thank you in advance for your participation.

Kiara Franklin, Trinity Skinner, Lataska Pittman-Ridgeway, Women's

Department Committee Chairs, and Sandra Mc Chaney Adviser

The “Cover Dish” Ministry is looking for a chairperson. If you are able/willing to assist with food preparation for funerals (order chicken, shop for salads, green beans, desserts, rolls, punch, rice/spaghetti, plates and utensils), this position of service is calling You!! There is a committee. Please contact the church office and leave your name and phone number. You may also place that information in the Women’s Department box. Thank you for your service and interest!!

Deaconess Lataska Ridgeway, President Women’s Ministry

To All the Youth & Young Adults in the House! For your spiritual encouragement, please check out this scripture: Psalm 37:1-3. Jesus loves you and I do too!

Sis. Evelyn Finister (Psalm 115:15)

Evangelism Team Meeting - We are asking members to attend the 1st Evangelism meeting on Thursday, March 28th, at 7:00 pm in the Malone Hall. We will be discussing 2019 events, etc. Should you have any questions, please contact Sis. Susie Collins – (626) 483-0584.

The 16th AnnualYoung African American Women’s Conference, Faces of You: Young Gifted & Black will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91106. Ages 12-19 and parent workshops are available. To register go to: www.yaawc2019.eventbrite.com. This event is sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Pasadena Alumnae Chapter. For more information contact Kathy Murrell, Gwen McMullins, Yvonne Brown, or the conference planning committee at Pasadena.yaawc@gmail.com or call (951) 551-9540.

Attention All Students - All Ages!!! GET THE HELP YOU NEED! Tutoring is each Monday (except Holidays, spring and summer breaks) from 6:00 – 7:00 pm in Malone Hall.

Prayer and Bible Study: Please join us for Prayer and Bible Study each Wednesday at 12:00 Noon, and again at 7: 30 pm. The Youth and Young Adult Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm, upstairs.

Pastor Tyrone Skinner

Online Giving: Metro offers PayPal as an option to give (Tithes, Offering, Special offering...). We continue to accept cash and checks. You may access by going to our website and selecting the Online Giving page, or you may use the following link: https://www.mbcaltadena.org/online-giving. Your financial information is secured by PayPal and will not be shared with Metro. A small administrative fee per transaction will be subtracted by PayPal if you do not have a PayPal account, otherwise there is no charge. If you have questions regarding online access via our website, or are interested in receiving instructions on how to use Online Giving, please contact Deaconess Shanda Huston.

Bro. Bob Grant III, Trustee Board Chairman