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eNews@Morningside October 17, 2017 Edition
Morningside Staff

eNews@Morningside      October 17 - October 22, 2017



October 22, 2017

Eliza Smith will be preaching this Sunday

9:30 a.m. Coffee and Conversation

9:45 a.m. Sunday School for all ages
 
11 a.m. Worship

12 p.m. Fellowship

4:30 p.m. Atlanta Gives

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Faith Development
On Sunday, the Adult Faith Development class will read and discuss the scripture for the worship service, following the Lectio Diviniamethod of reading scripture. The series of classes titled The Jewish Jesus, will resume on Sunday, October 29. 

Parenting Group will discuss the challenges and joys of raising children with gratitude, compassion and faith.

Grades 1-5
This Sunday, children will learn about David being anointed as King. They will make anointing oil to take home.
1 Samuel 16:1-13

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FOOD TRUCKS
Invite your friends and neighbors to join us on Thursday, October 26 at 5:30 p.m. for our final Food Truck event of the year. Volunteers are welcome to arrive early for set up and/or stay later for cleanup.

   


 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK
"I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder."  - Gilbert K. Chesterton
 
 
 
COMMITMENT SEASON
The annual Commitment Season has begun at Morningside, and we are grateful for the exciting faith opportunities before us. We look forward to journeying together in 2018 as we worship together, serve together, and grow together. Our pledges allow Morningside's leaders to plan for next year's salaries, facility maintenance, mission work, children and youth programs and more. This year, we hope to increase our pledges by 10 percent in order to reach our goals in 2018.  All are invited to turn in pledge cards on Commitment Sunday, October 29, but you can also pledge at any time online
 
READING AT DOBBS
We will begin our reaidng at Dobbs Elementary School on Wednesday, October 18 at 11 a.m. Because of Hurricane Irma, our start date was delayed. If you would like to sign up to be a part of this wonderful experience please contact Baron Mullis.
 
WOMEN'S ROUNDTABLE
On Monday, October 23, we're delighted to once again welcome Beth Waltemath as our speaker. She will present a special program about gratitude.  Join us for dinner and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. This month's host is Daisy Ottmann, 2539 Ellijay Drive, Brookhaven 30319. RSVP to Sarah Brownlee.
 
YOGA AND YOGASCULPT
Yoga and Yogasculpt (with weights) begins its second Fall session on Tuesday, October 31 and Thursday, November 2 at 11 a.m. in room 201.  Please join us for fun, fitness, flexibility, and strengthening! Wear comfy clothes and bring your Yoga mat. If you don't have one, we have extras.  The session runs for 6 weeks. For more information please contact Pam Sharpe
 
UPCOMING MUSIC EVENTS
Saturday, October 28 at 7 p.m: Reformation Concert at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church. A Free-will offering will be taken. MPC's Chancel Choir is participating. 
November 5 at 11 a.m: The Chancel Choir presents John Rutter's "Requiem" as part of the All Saints Sunday service. Join us for both of these events.
PRESCHOOL FUNRAISER
Friday, November 10 is the annual FunRaiser for the preschool. This years event will be held at Paris on Ponce. Tickets are $75 which include food and drinks and feature a live auction. If you aren't able to attend, another way to support the preschool is through the silent auction on Bidding for Good, which has opportunities for purchasing local business, restaurant, salon, and fitness gift certificates and offers many other fun events (many are places you already shop and frequent!) Please visit https://www.biddingforgood.com/MPP
for details. A preschool representative will be available during fellowship hour Sunday to help you get signed up to bid!

 
 
PRAYER LIST  
Sue Blouin, Patricia Boyko, Andrew Brady, Frank Chapman, Nancy Cunningham, Fairleigh family, Chuck Fishpaw, Walter Gilbert, Ann Herndon, Billy Jones, Friends and relatives of Linda Johnson, JoAnn and Terry Kearns, Dr. John Kusel, Lange family, Jan and Ted McMahan, Brandon Odom, Ray family, Bev Reed, Beth Klotz Von Seggern, Marlie Ann Senf, Kimball Sweatt, Mary Turner, 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: October 17, 2017 8:56 PM