This week at the Met!

RESPONSIVE READING --- (Church Covnant pg.4-5)

CONGREGATIONAL HYMN #329----------------------------------------“Holy, Holy, Holy”

ALL BIRTHDAY UNIT CHAIRPERSONS! Please meet with me in the Board Room directly after Morning Worship—for a message of importance! If we do this promptly, I promise to keep you no later than 20 minutes. So come in just after service. Thank you!

Bro. Phil Madden, Birthday Unit General Chairman

OVERCOMERS ANNUAL WORKSHOP: The Overcomers Ministry would love to have you join us in a Spirit filled weekend, Sat April 13 & Sun April 14th. Our theme is, "United We Stand Divided We Fall”! On Saturday, April 13th, a Continental Breakfast and lunch will be served. The anointed Cynthia Homes, MA will be our speaker. On Sunday, April 14th, we are proud to have Pastor Skinner bringing the Word. The colors are yellow and white. We pray you will mark your calendars and come to support our Ministry.

Sis. Mico Borders, Chairperson

Greetings Metro Family/Friends, we are preparing our kids for Easter Sunday, April 21 9:00AM --where they will honor the LORD with their speeches. Your support is vital. Parents/Grands and family Members, please practice with your child daily. In Addition, MANDATORY REHEARSALS DATES ARE: During Wednesday Bible Study at 6:30 pm on APRIL 3, 10, & 17 and 8:30 am during Sunday School/Children’s Church on March 31, April 7, & 14, for practice. Thank you for being part of the Team. Together Everyone Achieves More. For information please call, Deaconess Bernetta Driver 626 755-7916, or Sister Jo Lynn Horton 323-779-1336. HALLELUJAH JESUS IS RISEN!

ATTENTION: Scholarship Applications are available in the Church Office.

Deaconess Lataska Ridgeway, Women’s Ministry President

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. Transportation to the Gala will be provided by the Church Coach. Please sign up at table where tickets are sold after morning service. Please see Da'Vette Cogshell (626)379-7321, or Mico Borders (323) 449-0839 for more information.

Members!!!: Please help us provide Easter Baskets to those in need by bringing your best canned goods and other non-perishable food items, and place them in the plastic container near the water fountain in the vestibule. If you, or anyone you may know is in need of an Easter Basket, please call the church office at (626) 798-8611, and give the name of the family, and the number of people in the family.

The Pantry Ministry

The 16th Annual Young 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: 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 planning committee at or call (951) 551-9540.

SPRING SEMESTER COLLEGE CARE PACKAGES: The Spring Semester has begun, and the Deaconess Ministry is preparing care packages for our students who are attending college. We are asking for donation of items to be placed in the packages. Please stop by the table in the foyer today. If you are a student, who began college in the Spring, please submit your information to us. If you have any questions, or need additional information, please see Deaconesses Gilliam and Huston. Thank you.

Deaconess Care Package Committee

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

COME TO SUNDAY SCHOOL: Your family and friends are invited to attend Sunday School at 8:30 am. We have a class for all ages and stages.

Sunday School Ministry

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.

Tutorial Ministry

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