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eNews@Morningside June 6, 2017 Edition
Morningside Staff

eNews@Morningside      June 6 - June 11, 2017



June 11, 2017

Aaron Pratt Shepherd preaching "A Loving and Beloved Community"
1 John 4:7-12; 2 Corinthians 13:11-13

8:45 a.m. Second Sunday Worship Service

9:45 a.m. Faith Development

11 a.m. Worship/ Children's Sunday School (PreK-Kinder)

12 noon Fellowship

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Adult
This Sunday Beth Waltemath will initiate a lectionary reading and the Lectio Divinia method of reading scripture. A discussion about how the scripture reading speaks to our spirits and our times will follow.
 
Children
During Sunday School our PreK and Kindergarten students will learn that "God is Love."

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We are in need of a director's chair for the Gala. If you have one or know someone who can lend one (temporarily) please contact Shari Tant at 678-549-1051.

 


 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK
"In God's wilderness lies the hope of the world - the great fresh unblighted, unredeemed wilderness. The galling harness of civilization drops off, and wounds heal ere we are aware. 
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- John Muir
 
 
THIS SUNDAY WE WELCOME TO THE PULPIT MR. AARON PRATT SHEPHERD
Aaron is a candidate for ministry under care of the Presbytery of the Cascades in Oregon.  He and his wife Whitney and their son Brady have made Morningside their faith home for the past four years, and we are delighted for this opportunity to celebrate Aaron's impending graduation from Emory University with a PhD in philosophy this August.
 
JOIN MORNINGSIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
It's important to have a church home - a place to worship God amongst others, a place to grow your faith in and to turn to in times of trouble and celebration. Morningside wants to be that place for you. If you are interested in becoming a member, please join our next New Member Class on Sunday, June 18 at 9 a.m. Please contact Baron Mullis if you have questions.
 
RIDES TO CHURCH
Sign up to bring our sponsored refugee family, the Kinumbe-Bauma family, to or from church or arrange an Uber and meet them at coffee and conversation! Sign Up Genius is here.
 
COUPLES GROUP  
Join us at Varuni Napoli Pizza at 7 p.m on Friday, June 9Varuni is at 1540 Monroe Dr NE, just south of the Piedmont/Monroe intersection on Monroe, next to Hob Nob. There is parking in the back. You are welcome (not required) to rsvp here
HERO CENTRAL VBS
We are excited to say that more than 65 children will be joining us June 12-15 to discover their strength in God. More than 30 folks signed up to volunteer! We could still use additional help - either volunteering, helping set up or break down, or donating needed items and food. If you have an hour or two to spare after worship on June 11, we would love to have help setting up. Many hands make light work! Click here to donate or volunteer, or contact Amanda Lewis or Emily Hylton.
 
DONUT DAYS WITH MARDEE
Please join us for time of fellowship with Mardee June 18 - July 30 (except July 2) from 9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Children's Ministries will host donuts and light refreshments on the playground and picnic area so that Mardee can meet the families of the church and get to know the children better. Families are encouraged to join us for at least one of these but are welcome to attend all!
 
RHO READERS
RHO Readers welcome you the third Sunday of the month at 11:30 a.m. this Summer in the Session Room for free-flowing discussions. On Sunday, June 18 we will discuss the book from Silk to Silicon: The Story of Globalization through 10 Extraordinary Lives by Jeffrey E. Garten. 
 
FOOD TRUCKS
Join us for an evening filled with fun and food on Thursday, June 22 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Food Trucks are back for the summer and we don't want you to miss this evening. 
 
PRAYER LIST  
Bradway family, Sue Blouin, Patricia Boyko, Andrew Brady, Ann Coffey, Richard Ezell, Farmer/ Mann family, Sandra Fortson, Walter Gilbert, Ann Herndon, Billy Jones, Friends and relatives of Linda Johnson, Klotz family,  Betty Lynn Lambert, Jan and Ted McMahan, Michael Morgan, Lin Parker, Ray family, Bev Reed, Beth Klotz Von Seggern, Marlie Ann Senf, Shannon Miller and Doug Strain,Mary Turner, Waltemath-Lewicki family, Wells family, Dr. Nathaniel West, Evelyn Wimberly, John Young.
 
 

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

Last Published: June 6, 2017 6:12 PM