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eNews@Morningside April 28, 2015 Edition
Morningside Staff

 

eNews@Morningside      April 28 - May 3, 2015




May 3, 2015
11 a.m. Worship/New Member Sunday with Communion

Drew Stockstill preaching
"The Ethiopian Eunuch"
Texts: 1 John 4:7-21; Acts 8:26-40 

9:30 a.m.
Coffee and Conversation

9:45 a.m.
Faith Development Classes; New Members' Class

10:40 a.m.
Called Session Meeting

ADULT
The adult class will continue with Looking at the Crossfrom the Being ReformedSeries. Philip Hawkins and Daisy Ottmann will co-facilitate. Please join us in Room 201.

CHILDREN
Preschool children will hear the story A New Friend and learn what made Paul a strong spokesman for Jesus.

12 noon
Congregational Meeting followed by Fellowship

12:15 p.m. 
Gala Benefit Rehearsal

4-7 p.m.
ICM Arts & Eats Fundraiser

5-7 p.m.
Youth Group

 

 


 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 
Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possessions of no one race or religion. - Mahatma Gandhi

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING
The Session has called a congregational meeting for this Sunday, May 3immediately following worship for the purpose of filling a vacancy in the 2015 class of Deacons. 

SPRING MISSIONS
Through the end of April, we invite you to bring non-perishable items for Intown Collaborative Ministries food pantry (canned meats, hearty soups, peanut butter, canned fruit and vegetables). This Sunday, May 3, 4-7 p.m. is the annual ICM Arts & Eats fundraiser. This annual benefit has changed locations to a bigger, better venue - the Atlanta Historical Society! Find tickets and more info at intowncm.organd join us this Sunday!
 
DINE-OUT TO BENEFIT PRESCHOOL
Plan to eat dinner at Woodfire Grill (1782 Cheshire Bridge Rd., 30324) on Thursday, May 7 and 20% of your bill will go to Morningside Presbyterian Preschool.  Be sure to mention that you are with MPP when you make a reservation (404.347.9055).

I'VE HEARD THAT SONG BEFORE
Mark your calendars for May's musical gala I've Heard That Song Before-Morningside Sings Jule Styne with the creative team of Organist/Choirmaster Mason Copeland, and Morningside members Derek Matthews and Jeff Peters with a total cast of 23 from our music programs and congregation. Invite your neighbors and friends and join us in Morningside's Sanctuary next Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m. Reception follows in the Welcome Center.  

VBS AND MISSION CAMP REGISTRATION 
Don't forget to mark June 15-19 on your calendars for Vacation Bible School for four year olds by September 1 through 5th grade. Mission Camp is July 20-24 for those who have completed 2nd through 6th grade. Registration forms are on the church website and bulletin boards (scholarships available). Final registration deadline for VBS is May 17 and May 31 for Mission Camp.

FIRST ANNUAL MPC GOLF CLASSIC
You are invited to join other MPC members and friends on Wednesday, June 17 at the Marietta City Club. There will be men's and women's divisions. Tee off at 1 p.m. Lunch will be available in the grill from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The practice range and putting greens will be available. At the conclusion of the event, we will return to the grill to award prizes (low gross, low net, longest drive, closest to the pin, etc.). The cost is $55 per person which includes 18 hole greens fee, range balls, and golf cart. Registration forms (deadline is May 19) are available in the Welcome Center. For more information, contact Link Marx fmarx25@yahoo.com or Taylor Morton gtmorton123@gmail.com.

DID YOU KNOW...MPP mom, Kris Smith, ran the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20? Her time was a blazing 3 hours, 42 minutes and 12 seconds! Congratulations, Kris!

PRAYER LIST  
Grace Bittick, Baby Burkhalter, Georgiana Burnside, Connie Crowley, Sandra Crawford, Angela Frampton, Hamilton Family, Karen Hancock and family, Ann Herndon, Penny Hill, Finley Holaway, Kaitlin Andry, Melanie Donnelly, Mary Edwards, Ellen Hardeman, Ron and Ann Reggio, Peggy Johnson Smith, Warren Johnson, Sr., Vicky Langford, Rhett Laurens, Philip Marshall, Jan McMahan, Marilyn Neforas, Catherine Prince, Betty Ray, Anne and Nate Reid, Linda and Mike Robinson, Lawson Rucker, Greg and Mary Ann Smith and family, Kent Smith, Stewart Family, Jennifer and Jason Swafford, Grady Ulep, and John Vytal. 
 
 

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

Last Published: April 28, 2015 8:48 PM