Weekly News – June 22nd, 2014

Weekly News (Green)

What’s Happening This Week

Join us next Sunday, June 29th at 9:30 & 11:00am for the 3rd Sunday of Pentecost! Be sure and arrive early so you have time to grab a coffee and bagel before worship!

WEDNESDAY NIGHT SUPPER // 1st & 3rd Wednesdays // Join us in the fellowship hall for a potluck style meal // Check the Facebook group for the coming week’s theme!

EASTSIDE MOMS GROUP // Every Wednesday at 10am // Childcare Provided // Join us for fellowship & a time for prayer // Email Stephanie at stephanie@eastsideatl.org for more info & the location this week.

Ways to Connect, Grow, & Serve Together

CALLED CHARGE CONFERENCE // This Wednesday, June 25th at 7:00pm // Our District Superintendent, Sharma Lewis will preside // At the recommendation of the Staff-Parish Relations Committee and the Finance Committee, the Administrative Council has approved a change in compensation for Appointed Clergy at our newly merged congregation. These changes require the vote of a Charge Conference. All are welcome to attend // If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact our Lay Leader, Kaleb Drew at kkd3@comcast.net, the chair of our Staff-Parish Relations Committee, Eve Rose at everose@comcast.net or our chair of Finance, Alina Crews at akcrews@gmail.com

SERVING DINNER AT HAGAR’S HOUSE //  This Sunday, June 29th from 6pm-8pm // One of the ways we practice resurrection is by providing food for those in need // We need people to prepare & serve food // Visit http://eastsideatl.org/news/serving-at-dcm/ for more info.

HAITI PARTNERSHIP TRIP // Please be in prayer for Brit Eyster, Roxy Miller, Sara LaDew, and Trent and Katie Lloyd as they prepare to go to visit our sister community of Ticolette July 3-8th // To learn more or to donate to help offset the cost of the trip go to http://eastsideatl.org/news/la-gonave-trip-2014/

GARDENING DAY at OAKLEAF MENNONITE FARM // Thursday, July 10th 8-11am // Come meet our neighbors, pet goats and lambs, and help tend to their garden // Children of all ages are welcome and encouraged to come out and learn about God’s creation // email katie@eastsideatl.org for more information.

OPEN TABLE DINNER // Our next gathering is on Saturday, July 19th from 4:30-6:30 // Tim & Elisabeth Loyd’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// RSVP by July 5th to elisabeth@eastsidatl.org for address & meal details. // Professional childcare provided.

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 // Coffee Ministry at 9:30am // Communion setup at 9:30 // Info Table // Hospitality // Contact elisabeth@eastsideat.org if you’re willing and able to serve.

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!

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