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eNews@Morningside November 14, 2017 Edition
Morningside Staff

eNews@Morningside      November 14 - November 19, 2017



November 19, 2017

"This I Believe"
Carolyn Cobb, Daisy Ottmann, Ericson Harris

9:30 a.m. Coffee and Conversation

9:45 a.m. Sunday School for all ages
 
11 a.m. Worship/ Baptism/ University of South Carolina Choir

12:30 p.m. RHO Readers/ Young Adult Luncheon

3 p.m. University of South Carolina Choir Concert

6 p.m. Youth Group

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Faith Development
How can film be a medium for engaging with our faith? How can film be used as a tool to engage more deeply with our faith and to see the Gospel from a different perspective? These questions begin our three week study of faith and film led by Anna Miles.

Parenting Class
Mardee Rightmyer will lead a discussion on what prayer is.

Grades 1- 5
Using Psalm 8 as inspiration, Dr. David Wingert, Astronomy Professor at Georgia State will share "the Stuff of Stars". He is not to be missed, you guys!

Grades 6 - 12
You will be exploring the lectionary texts used in worship.

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MPC CHRISTMAS PAGEANT
Children's Ministries Director Mardee Rightmyer is signing up cast members for our 2017 Christmas Pageant which will be performed in our Sanctuary on Sunday, December 10 at 5:30 p.m. The age range is  Pre-K through fifth grade. We also need "stage parent" volunteers. Current MPC and MPP parents will receive information about how to sign up and rehearsal schedules-but if your child would like to participate and you do not receive the info, let Mardee know.

   


 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK
"Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be."                                                                                                     - Abraham Lincoln
 
 
LGBT & FRIENDS
All are invited to join LGBT & Friends today. LGBT & Friends welcomes all who wish to grow and be energized through Christian fellowship and service. Michael Siedschlag will facilitate this month's Thanksgiving discussion: "Giving Thanks". The meeting, including dinner, will be at the home of Christian Bromley and Christopher Crowder, 1870 Wellbourne Dr NE, 30324 from 7 - 9 p.m. RSVP to Michael Siedschlag
 
CONCERT CHOIR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19
The Concert Choir from the University of South Carolina will lead in worship at 11 a.m., then will present a free concert at 3 p.m. Under the direction of Dr. Alicia Walker, as part of the concert the choir will sing one of choral music's most famous compositions - the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Collegium Regale) by Herbert Howells.
 
RHO READERS
If you've read the best-selling novel The Essex Serpent by Sarah            Perry, or just want an excuse to wait around for the choral concert to begin, you're invited to the Session Room by our co-ed book group, the RHO Readers for a discussion led by Carol Senf on Sunday, November 19. Discussions are informal and open to all. 
 
PICK-A-PAN FOR CLIFTON MEN'S SHELTER
Join in to help prepare a dinner for the men at Clifton Shelter on Saturday, November 25. Please pick-a-pan from the Narthex on Sunday, November 19 and bring your dish to the Clifton Shelter by 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 22. Contact Ann Watson at 404.273.9515or via email if you have questions. We have a great time sharing the evening these men, however it is not necessary for you to stay and serve.
WOMEN'S ROUNDTABLE
On Monday, November 27, our speaker is Emily Golub, owner and founder of Garnish & Gather. Learn about G&G's meal kits featuring chef-created recipes and food sourced from Georgia farmers. Come for dinner and fellowship at 6:30 p.mThis month's host is Lynn Young, 277 The Prado, 30309. RSVP to Sanda Means.
 
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
We provide childcare during worship for infants through kindergarten and we are looking for a few good folks to volunteer their time to play with these littlest members. We especially need help in the PreK/Kindergarten age group. We want to provide safe and fun childcare and can't do it without you! We'll have suggested activities, so no lesson planning required! Please contact Mardee Rightmyer or 404.876.7396 to volunteer. 
 
HOLIDAY CONCERT CELEBRATION
Come support MPC's Handbell Choir, featured in this year's Holiday Concert Celebration with the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus. Our choir will be playing several Christmas classics including "Go Tell It on the Mountain" and "Silver Bells." Performances are at The Cathedral of St. Philip on Friday, December 8 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 9 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets are available here
 
CHRISTMAS PAGEANT MUSIC REHEARSAL
Christmas Pageant music rehearsal will take place this Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. All children PreK through 5th grade are invited. Please contact Jonathan if you have any questions. 
 
 
PRAYER LIST  
Sue Blouin, Patricia Boyko, Andrew Brady, Nancy Cunningham, Chuck Fishpaw, Terri Healey, 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.
 
 

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

Last Published: November 14, 2017 6:23 PM