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eNews@Morningside February 2, 2016 Edition
Morningside Staff

eNews@Morningside      February 2 - February 7, 2016




February 7, 2016     
11 a.m. Worship with Communion

Baron Mullis preaching
"The Greatness of God"
Texts: Luke 9:28-36; Luke 9:37-43

9:30 a.m.
Coffee and Conversation

9:45 a.m.
Faith Development Class; New Member Class

ADULT
This Sunday, Julia Levy from the Global Village School, will be the guest speaker at the "Welcoming the Stranger" faith development series. This class meets in Room 201 at 9:45 a.m.
 
CHILDREN
Preschool children will hear "A Wonderful Sight," a story about Jesus meeting with a blind man.

12 noon 
Fellowship

4:30 p.m. 
Middle School Youth Group

5:30 p.m. 
Youth Games & Dinner

6:30 p.m. 
High School Youth Group
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ALL-AGE CHURCH WIDE MISSION EVENT
On Sunday, March 13, MPC will kick off its all age mission event by walking together at Atlanta's Hunger Walk. Folks are invited to wear their walking/running clothes to worship, if they like. Following worship we will make our way to Turner Field's Green Lot (755 Hank Aaron Drive). Onsite registration begins at 12 noon. The 5K Fun Run commences, followed shortly thereafter by the Walk.  You can join the Morningside Team (part of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta's team) by following this link and clicking "Join Team."  Proceeds from the walk will benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Intown Collaborative Ministries. For more information contact Tony Fishpaw tonyfishpaw@me.com or Jack Klotz jacksklotz@gmail.com.


 


 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. - Mother Teresa
 
IS GOD CALLING YOU TO JOIN MORNINGSIDE? 
If so, the next opportunity to attend a New Members Class will be this Sunday,February 7. If God is calling you to unite with Morningside Presbyterian, please e-mail or call Baron Mullis baron.mullis@morningsidepc.org; 404.876.7396.
 
SOUPER BOWL SUNDAY
This Sunday, February 7, youth will be in the Narthex and Fellowship Hall following worship to take up our annual Souper Bowl offering. All donations benefit the hungry served by Intown Collaborative Ministries food pantry.
 
THEOLOGY ON TAP 
The next Theology on Tap gathering will be tonight, February 2, at 7 p.m. Richard Brownlee will host at the home of Pam and Ken Sharpe (1700 Timberland Road, Atlanta, 30345). The program, delivered by Baron Mullis, will be "The Emily Post Guide to Etiquette for the Ancient Near-East." So, God really cares about how we treat each other, even down to coveting our neighbor's ***? RSVP to the church office office@morningsidepc.org.

 
SHAPE NOTE CLASS 
Excitement continues to build for the class on shape note singing to be held this Saturday, February 6 from 10 a.m. to noon in Fellowship Hall. The event is free, but please register by February 4 (40 already registered). Send an email to Jonathan Crutchfield jcrutchfield@morningsidepc.org. Participants are asked to bring a vegetable or dessert (meet and drinks provided) and stay for "dinner on the grounds" after the singing is completed.

SHROVE TUESDAY  
Children's Ministry will host the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper next Tuesday, February 9 in the Fellowship Hall from 5:30-6:45 p.m. This is a fun event for the preschool and the congregation. Children are invited to wear their pajamas! There is no charge for this event, but we do ask for donations of children's pajamas for Threads. Threads is an outreach of All Saint's Episcopal Church to serve and clothe children in our community. Entertainment for the kids will include a magician! We need volunteers to make pancakes and help with setup and clean up. If you would like to make a dinner reservation and/or sign up to volunteer, please email Julie Schoen, juliecschoen@me.com.
  
LGBT & FRIENDS
LGBT & Friends is excited to welcome the Rev. Dr. Joanna Adams to our February meeting! Please join us at the home of Kent Balch and Tony Fishpaw (1368 Northview Avenue, Atlanta, 30306) next Tuesday, February 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. Joanna's theme, will be "Dancing with the Bear of Religion and Politics in America." To cover the cost of dinner, we ask for a contribution of $10 per person. RSVP by Friday, February 5, to lgbtandfriends@morningsidepc.org.

ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE
All are invited to join us for worship including the imposition of ashes on Wednesday, February 10, at 7 p.m. Child care is provided in the nursery.
 
PRAYER LIST 
Anna and Elisa, Van Crisco, Glenn and Rita Balzer, Connie Crowley, Austin Davis, the Hamilton family, John Hawkins, Ann Herndon, Penny Hill, Finley Holaway, the Irwin Family, Braxton Jarratt, friends and relatives of Linda Johnson (Kaitlin Andry, Melanie Donnelly, Ellen Hardeman, Ron and Ann Reggio, Peggy Johnson Smith, Warren Johnson, Sr.), Timothy Johnson, Vicky Langford, Rhett Laurens, Alison and Josh Lontz, Annette Lowery, Bobbie McCrackin, Jan McMahan, Frieda Morton, Marilyn Neforas, Betty Ray, Peter Regnault, Nell Roberts, Linda and Mike Robinson, Dorothy Rogers, Bus and Carmen Ryan, Pat Senak, Greg and Mary Ann Smith and family, Kent Smith, Spears family, Dick Stack, Mary Turner, John Vytal, Lincoln Weis, and Marty Wender. 
 
 
 

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

Last Published: February 2, 2016 10:05 AM