eNews@Morningside January 7, 2014 Edition


eNews@Morningside       January 7  - January 12, 2013

January 12, 2014
Baptism of the Lord

9:15 a.m. Bible Class

9:30 a.m. Coffee and Conversation

9:45 a.m. Church School for All Ages
Adults: Our two adult classes have restarted. The group meeting in Room 107 at 9:15 a.m. has been working their way through the Bible using the History Channel's series "The Bible" as a guide, while enjoying breakfast and coffee. The class in Room 201 meets at 9:45 a.m. Child care is available during both these sessions.

Children: The Pre-K Class will hear the story Come to the Water and talk about Jesus' Baptism. Elementary classes will read Matthew 4:12-17 to learn how Jesus message changed the world, telling of a new kingdom, a new way of life.

11:00 a.m. Worship
Officer Ordination and Installation
Baron Mullis preaching
"A Dimly Burning Wick"
Texts: Isaiah 42:1-9; Acts 10: 34-43

12:00 p.m. Fellowship

12:30 p.m. Children's Worship Leaders' Meeting

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Youth Group

6:00 p.m. Journey (Couples Group serving)

7:30 p.m. Meditation Group

In the total expanse of human life there is not a single square inch of which the Christ, who alone is sovereign, does not declare, 'That is mine!' - Abraham Kuyper

Pam Sharpe, veteran trainer and yoga teacher, invites you to join her yoga class on Tuesday mornings 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Classes begin this week, January 7 and will include poses that will help students strengthen, lengthen and relax. Contact Pam for more information yogapam@bellsouth.net.

Our next meeting of Morningside's men's group, Theology on Tap, will be hosted by Alan Bremer this Tuesday, January 7, at 7 p.m. (785 Cumberland Rd., 30306). RSVP to office@morningsidepc.org.

One Gray Hair will meet at noon this Wednesday, January 8 for lunch and a program in Fellowship Hall. Our speaker is Officer Reddick, an Atlanta police officer and member of the Morningside/Lenox Park Security Patrol. He will talk with us about crime prevention and ways to keep safe. Come with your questions. RSVP to rsbrownlee1046@att.net.

Leslie and Lloyd Prince will host our New Year get-together this Friday, January 10 at their home (91 Lakeview Drive, NE 30317). You won't want to miss the evening! We invite you to sign up for hosting in 2014, at home or at a restaurant. For more information or to RSVP, contact the Bremers kdbremer@bellsouth.net.

MPP will host its last Parent Tour next Monday, January 13 at 9:15 a.m. If you or someone you know is interested in finding out more about our Preschool Program, please contact Sarah Tomaka at mpp@morningsidepc.org or call 404.685.8758.

Join us for the annual MLK Work Day on Saturday, January 18 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. doing light repair and yard work to help seniors stay in their homes in the city of Decatur. Sign up in the hallway or contact Lloyd Prince lloydprince@comcast.net or Jack Klotz jacksklotz@gmail.com for more information.

Early registration for currently enrolled families and MPC members begins Tuesday, January 21. You can now download the necessary forms at http://www.morningsidepc.org/preschool/registration_procedure.html. Please submit your application no later than February 2 as open registration will begin on Monday, February 3. Applications should be completed and returned to Sarah Tomaka, Preschool Director.

The winter session for the MPC Youth Ensemble begins January 22 with Wednesday practices for six weeks through February 26 at 6:30 p.m. and singing in worship on March 2. Contact Children's Choir Director Rebecca Shipley rebeccashipley@pop.mindspring.com by this Sunday, January 12 to let her know that you will be participating.

Our continued relationship with RHINO (Rebuilding Hope in New Orleans), a strong outreach founded after Hurricane Katrina by St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian, reflects MPC's desire to support recovery work that takes years. The cost is $225 for lodging at the Brent House Hotel, most lunches and some dinners. Make checks payable to MPC and give them directly to trip leader Roland Behm by February 2 in order to join us March 12-16. Contact Roland with questions roland.behm@gmail.com or attend an interest meeting at 12:15 p.m. in the Session Room 103 on January 19.

Judy Brooks, The family and friends of Grier Christenbury, Jean Clark, Jackie Cleveland, Tarrance Eatman, Travis Drake, Kristi Ferrick, Brenda Fishpaw, Ann Herndon, Finley Holaway, Kaitlin Andry, Ron and Ann Reggio, Peggy Johnson Smith, Warren Johnson, Sr., Sharon Foote, Gayle Jones, Holly Klotz, Jan McMahan, Anne and Nate Reid, Emil Sanders, John Vytal, Katrina Weis.

More Information
For more information about these events, please contact the church office at 404.876.7396 or office@morningsidepc.org

Last Published: January 26, 2014 3:49 PM