News and Events for the Week of April 1, 2018

This Week’s News and Notes


—ONLY 30 SLOTS LEFT TO TAKE DIRECTORY PHOTOS! Lifetouch will join us April 25-28 and May 11-12 to take portraits of our families. All participating families will receive a complimentary 8×10 photo, along with a printed and mobile directory. Weekday timeslots are from 2-9PM, and weekend timeslots are from 10AM-5PM. Visit epres.org/directory to sign up today!

— 2018 VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Welcome to Shipwrecked, the VBS where kids learn that Jesus rescues! Your child will have an amazing adventure that will help them deepen their faith by discovering that Jesus cares about them personally and rescues in life’s toughest circumstances. Kids adventure will be June 18-22 from 9AM to 12PM. Sign your child up here!

— WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER is on April 11 at 5:30PM. Menu: Beef stroganoff, egg noodles, green beans, spinach salad, dinner rolls, apple crisp and vanilla ice cream. Adults $8; seniors $7; elementary age children $5 and families $22.  Pastor Aaron will begin a new Wednesday Night Pastor’s Study on 1 Kings next Wednesday, April 11.

— THE WOMEN’S MINISTRY TEAM invites you to our “Clothed in Dignity” Women’s Luncheon and Fashion Show.  Plan to join us as we showcase some fashions and gather for fellowship on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 12:30PM in the CLC.  Please bring a dish to share.  Main entree and beverages will be provided.

— COME JOIN US FOR GPP #51! If you enjoy worship, music, meeting new people, eating great food and the north Georgia Mountains, then you will enjoy Pilgrimage! Over 75 of your fellow Eastminster family have participated in a Pilgrimage (Cursillo) weekend, and we would love to have you share the experience with us. The weekend includes chapel each day, communion, small group discussions, music, singing, and laughter. There is only room for 6 individuals from any one church, so get your name in now if you would like to attend. Contact Valerie Mote, (valerie.mote@epres.org) or Claudine MacKemie,

(claudinemack@me.com) with questions. Visit georgiapresbyterianpilgrimage.com for more information!

— WE ARE ACCEPTING DONATIONS for the Hands of Hope Mission Trip! The donation bins are marked and placed in the CLC lobby and Fellowship Hall. The donation deadline is April 22. Lists of items needed and specific instructions are available by the donation bins. There was also a list in the and April Beacon.  If you have any questions or have a large donation you are unable to leave at the church, please contact Suzie Baur, (678-283-0774, ladybug112@bellsouth.net) or Norm Baur, (678-283-0776, nbaur@bellsouth.net). We will have a SORTING DAY to pack donations on Sunday, April 22 in the CLC, following the 11:15AM service. A light lunch will be provided. Please let Norm or Suzie know if you are coming! Thank you all for your continued support of the Hands of Hope Mission

—PLEASE SAVE THE DATE OF MAY 3 to attend the Cobb County Prayer Breakfast.  Its mission is to join together as a community in prayer for Cobb County, our country, our schools and our families. This event is in its 34th year! Last year Eastminster sent 20 people, joining hundreds of others to pray for the educators in Cobb.  Please consider joining us this this year. Call Rick Sloss, (770-977-4723) for more information.

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