Weekly News – Nov. 17th, 2013

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What’s Happening This Week – November 17th, 2013

Join us next Sunday at 11am as we continue our sermon series “The Letter to the Philippians”.  Our Lead Pastor Timothy Lloyd will continue exploring Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi. Don’t forget that if you’ve missed any sermons, you can catch up with our podcasts or sermon videos.

THEOLOGY ON TAP // This Tues, Nov. 19th at 7:30 // Matador Cantina, Oakhurst // Come enjoy informal theological discussion over food and drink // This week’s topic is “The Problem of Evil” // Contact colin@eastsideatl.org with questions.

THINK GLOBALLY, SHOP LOCALLY // Nov 23rd from 10am-4pm // Help us create a more just economy & have a lot of fun doing it. Come out to support local artisans & fair trade vendors by purchasing your holiday gifts this year at the Holiday Bazaar & Fair Trade Market! The event will feature live music, photos with Santa, a bake sale, & food trucks! // Contact Natalie Natalie@eastsideatl.org to volunteer during the event or for more info.

SERVING DINNER AT HAGAR’S HOUSE // Saturday, November 23rd from 6-8 pm. // 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

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 – trent@eastsideatl.org

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

NON-PERISHABLE FOOD DRIVE // We’re collecting canned & non-perishable food items for our friends at Decatur Cooperative Ministries! // Bring your food items with you to church & we will be collecting them around the Communion Table. Flyers with suggestions are available at the info table.

CALLING ARTISTS, CRAFTERS, & FAIR TRADE VENDORS // If you or someone you know would like to be a vendor in the upcoming Eastside Holiday Bazaar & Fair Trade Market, contact Natalie Jackson, Natalie@eastsideatl.org

Ways to Connect, Grow, & Serve Together

EARLY SERVICE PREVIEW // Sunday, Nov. 24th at 9:30am // Come check out a preview of our early service launching in early 2014 // Childcare provided // Sunday School will be at 11

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.

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