Weekly News – August 31st, 2014

Weekly News (Green)

What’s Happening This Week

Join us next Sunday, September 7th at 9:30 & 11:00am for the 13th Sunday after Pentecost! Be sure and arrive early so you have time to grab a coffee and bagel before worship!

EASTSIDE MOM’S GROUP // Thursday, September 4th, from 9:30 – 11 am // Meet at the Candler Park playground //  Bring your prayer coffee mug! // We will be handing out copies of our next study, which will be on the book of Ruth // Email stephanie@eastsideatl.org for more info about our gatherings.

Ways to Connect, Grow, & Serve Together  

TICOLETTE SHOE DRIVE // Collection ends this coming Saturday, September 6th, during the Haiti Gallery Night // We will be collecting new and very gently used shoes for school children in Ticolette // They’ve requested sneakers/tennis shoes as they help protect kids’ feet // All children’s & youth sizes needed // This is a great way to get kids involved in justice // Talk to Daphne Fowler with questions.

HAITI GALLERY NIGHT // “Walk in My Shoes: Beginning the Journey of Partnership” // Saturday, September 6th from 5-7 pm // Come out to experience La Gonave and see photos, hear music and interviews, and other inspired artwork // Artists are welcome to contribute // The gallery night will be the last chance to donate shoes for the school children of Ticolette // Email natalie@eastsideatl.org with questions.

OPEN TABLE DINNER // RSVP by Monday, September 8th // Our next gathering is on Saturday, September 20th from 4:30-6:30 // Tim & Elisabeth Lloyd’s // This is great for those who are new to the community & would like to meet some other folks and get plugged in // Main dish is provided, but please bring a favorite side to share// Professional childcare provided // RSVP to elisabeth@eastsidatl.org for address & meal details.

EASTSIDE ART WORKSHOP – SOUND + MOVEMENT // Sunday, September 14th, from 1:00– 3:30PM at the church // Join the Eastside Arts Ministry at our inaugural workshop event where we will explore some fun collaboration with sound and movement // Our own Timothy Hand will be leading the workshop // This event is open to the public and is kid friendly // Find more info about the workshop here.

EAST ATLANTA VILLAGE STRUT // Saturday, September 27th // 9:00 am – 5:00 pm // Help Eastside be a part of this community event by volunteering to serve at our booth, walking in the parade, volunteering with children’s activities, and enjoying the festivities throughout the day // Plan to join us as we walk in the parade through East Atlanta Village, especially if you have an Eastside t-shirt // We’ll be handing out our Eastside swag throughout the parade // Contact tyler@eatsideatl.org to be involved // Learn more general info about the event at www.eastatlantastrut.com

COFFEE WITH THE PASTORS // Sunday, September 28th // 4:30-6:30 pm // For those interested in taking the next step & becoming a Covenant Member of Eastside // Childcare Provided // Email tim@eastsideatl.org to RSVP.

WOMEN’S RETREAT – SAVE THE DATE // November 8th // More details to come// If you want to be involved, contact Elisabeth or Stephanie.

EASTSIDE PRAYER MINISTRY // We are looking for more volunteers to help pray for those in our community after each Sunday service. If you are interested, please contact tyler@eastsideatl.org for more details about how to be involved!

SUNDAY MEAL MINISTRY // We need more help with hosting and cooking for our meal ministry on Sundays for lunch // Sign-up to help on Volunteer Spot

IMMEDIATE WAYS TO SERVE AT EASTSIDE // With our new space & continued growth, we need lots more volunteers for our Sunday morning worship services // We need immediate help with: Communion set up at 9:30am and Info Table // Contact elisabeth@eastsideat.org if you’re willing and able to serve

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