Weekly News – Dec. 1st, 2013

Weekly News (Green)

What’s Happening This Week – December 1st, 2013

Join us next Sunday, Dec. 8th at 9:30 & 11:00am for the second Sunday of Advent as our Lead Pastor Timothy Lloyd explores Isaiah 11:1-10. We’ll again be previewing our 9:30am service time over the next 3 weeks, so come early and invite a friend!

CHRISTMAS PRESENTS FOR ATLANTA CHILDREN’S SHELTER // Starting next Sunday // Collecting toys & clothes for babies & children at the Atlanta Children’s Shelter // Tags with items will be on the Christmas tree in the lobby // Please bring your unwrapped grift back by Sunday Dec 15 // Contact [email protected] with questions

EASTSIDE ART EXHIBITION // Friday, Dec. 6th anytime between 7:00pm – 9:00pm // This is the final art exhibition centered around Eastside’s Philippians series! New pieces as well as old will be present // Artists from inside & outside the congregation present works inspired by the text // Expect food, drink, art & awesomeness! // RSVP on Facebook

GROWTH GROUPS // Every week people from Eastside gather to study the Bible, develop friendships, pursue wholeness, and share life together. If you’re looking for ways to get connected in our community through Growth Groups, please contact Trent Lloyd – [email protected]

PRE-SERVICE PRAYER // Every Sunday at 10:00a.m. & 10:30 before church // The Prayer Corner // Come at 10:00 for an informal time of personal prayer & centering & at 10:30 for communal prayer before worship. // Open to all

Ways to Connect, Grow, & Serve Together

YOUTH CHRISTMAS PARTY // Sunday, Dec. 8th from 5:30-7:00pm // All middle school & high school aged youth are invited to join us for an evening of fun & Christmas cheer! // We will have hamburgers, s’mores & music around a campfire // Invite a friend! // RSVP on Facebook

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES // Dec 24th at 4:30 & 6pm // Bring your family and friends to one of our two candlelit Christmas Eve services // Childcare is provided only at 4:30pm.

SUMMER HAITI TRIP // Our next Haiti trip is scheduled for July 2014 & the planning is already underway // Please fill out the interest form if you feel led to consider participating in the trip // http://eastsideatl.org/serve/our-world/la-gonave-interest-form/

SERVING DINNER AT HAGAR’S HOUSE // Thanks to everyone who helped last night! Our next date is Monday, December 30th from 6-8pm // One of the ways we practice resurrection is by providing food for those in need // We need people to prepare food & serve // Visit http://eastsideatl.org/news/serving-at-dcm/ for more info & to sign-up

JOIN OUR ONLINE COMMUNITY AT EASTSIDE CHURCH COMMUNITY BUILDER // Click here to create an account. // This allows you to give online and connected to other folks at Eastside.

Eastside Church, Atlanta – a fresh expression of the Christian faith in Decatur and Atlanta’s east side