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Issue Date: Jul. 18, 2019

Bring in your school supplies!   Discipleship Registration Is Open
Stop by the Giving Wall

Stop by the Giving Wall
In the Main Lobby

Help kids in our neighborhoods head back to school next month! Stop by the Change a Child’s Story Giving Wall and you’ll find tags with opportunities to give, serve, and pray for the schools in your neighborhood. Pull a tag and follow the instructions on the back.

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Register Your Child For Discipleship This Month

Register Your Child For Discipleship This Month
Kindergarten - 6th grade

Discipleship combines biblical truth and compelling relationships to teach, equip, and encourage our covenant children as sons and daughters of the King. These groups include six to eight students and a leader who consistently meet together for large group teaching and small group application, discussion and prayer.

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Come to the OneRace Prayer Gathering

Come to the OneRace Prayer Gathering
Fri, Aug 9, 7:30 - 9:00 PM in the Perimeter Chapel

OneRace is a collective movement among churches to seek racial reconciliation and revival in the Church at large. Join us as we host a OneRace prayer gathering. The gathering will include a time of worship and prayer led in part by Randy Pope, Jeff Norris, and other local area pastors. All are invited.

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Be the welcoming face of Perimeter to new families

Be the welcoming face of Perimeter to new families

We are blessed to have a lot of new children in our nursery each weekend. Members of our nursery team are often the first people with whom visitors interact. The summer months can be challenging as so many volunteers are traveling. Join us Downtown for a week or two to help fill in the gaps so we might offer our guests a warm and welcoming experience on Sunday mornings.

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Fall classes start Mon, Aug 12, varied times and locations

Impact Arts Academy is designed to impact kids and teens by developing their talent and building their confidence in the arts. We offer group vocal lessons and private lessons in vocal, piano, guitar, violin, viola, and cello. Lessons begin in August.

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Watershed Beach Retreat

Watershed Beach Retreat
Fri, Aug 30 - Mon, Sep 2

Join us on the annual Watershed Beach Retreat to Panama City Beach. The Aloha is not your mother’s beach trip! You won’t want to miss this fun weekend and opportunity to connect with your friends, discipleship group, and Jesus. Registration is open until August 15.

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Getting Connected
Weekly Video Announcements Watch Now

Did you miss the "Week at a Glance" video announcements this week? The video is available online so you can see it any time!

Get A Taste of Perimeter Register Now
Sun, Jul 21, 5:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall

Join us for this inspirational evening where you can check out Perimeter Church. At this covered dish dinner, hear the story of Perimeter and sample a few of our ministries. Bring your favorite main dish, and a salad or a vegetable.

Membership Class Register Now
Sundays, Aug 18 - Sep 15, 10:30 AM; Sep 15, 4:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall (will not meet Sep 1)

The Membership Class is the first step in the membership process and provides a foundation for what we believe, what we value, and why we exist, as well as what it means to be a Christian, a member of a church, and why that matters. Register to attend our next class.

Ways To Get Connected At Perimeter Learn More
Connect Groups, Sunday Morning Community Groups, and
Interest Groups

Perimeter is a big place, but don't let its size fool you. We have many simple and easy ways to get connected and start developing new friendships. We are a church that is built on personal relationships that span over many generations. We hope you will come and be part of our family. There are a variety of groups available to you: Connect Groups, Sunday Morning Community Groups, and Interest Groups. These groups meet on Sundays and during the week, on-campus and off-campus, by interest or age and stage.

Additional Opportunities
Officer Elections Are Coming Learn More
Sun, Jul 28, 9:00 and 10:45 AM

We will be electing those nominated for the office of deacon or elder during the services. Please visit our webpage for bios of our candidates.

C.H.E.E.R. (Homeschool Group) Enrollment Closes Soon Learn More or Join
Enrollment Closes Monday, July 22, 11:59 PM

Are you a homeschool family looking for support and encouragement? C.H.E.E.R. (Christian Home Educators Encouragement and Resources) home school seeks to support homeschool families spiritually, academically, and socially. A variety of events are held throughout the school year. Membership is now open for the 2019-2020 school year.

Intimacy with God Read More
Wednesdays, Jul 24 - Aug 28, 7:00 - 8:30 PM, in the
Prayer Room (above the gym)

Perimeter's prayer warriors Larry and Pam Smith will offer their practical teaching to help you draw closer to God. Registration includes the cost of class resources.


There is hope. Walking in Hope offers an anonymous program, in a group format, that helps to provide healing through this painful issue. New groups will begin in the fall.

Adult Education
Go deeper into the Old Testament with Metro Atlanta Seminary Visit Our Site

Have you ever walked through the Old Testament (OT)? If not, now is the time! Metro Atlanta Seminary is offering OT Survey and Doctrine of Scripture this fall, and registration is now open! For more information, contact Joe White at or visit our site.

Care and Counseling
Griefshare Bereavement Support Email Marti
New group starting this September

You don't have to go through the grieving process alone. A new Griefshare Bereavement group will start this September. Please share this information with those who may be grieving the loss of a loved one. Contact Marti Vogt for more information or to register.

Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery for Teens - The Landing Learn More
Wednesdays, 7:30 - 9:00 PM in Uptown Auditorium

Middle and high school students who are struggling with depression, codependency, porn, anxiety, divorce, eating disorders, self-harm, drugs, lying, alcohol, manipulation, stealing, etc. are invited to check out The Landing, a teen version of Celebrate Recovery. Pizza is provided.

Do You Feel Trapped? Join Us For Celebrate Recovery Learn More
Wednesdays, 7:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall

Do you struggle with anger, addiction to the happiness of others, drugs, alcohol, sex, food issues, or childhood abuse? There is a safe place where you can belong. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-based 12-step program. God is at work changing lives every week at Celebrate Recovery.

Community Outreach
Take Part in the Summer Learning Institute Details Here

Community Outreach introduces the Summer Learning Institute, featuring classes that will equip you to respond and love your neighbors well. Classes include Disaster Relief Training, Pursuing the Heart, and Raising Kids in a Digital Age. Gain knowledge and insight revealing how God’s people are His plan to restore and heal in times of crisis and despair.

Cross Connection
Check out Cross Connection Sunday Morning Class Learn More
Sundays, 9:00 AM in Building A, Room 2132

Singles (40+) are welcome to join us on Sundays at 9:00 AM for coffee, snacks, and fellowship. Group teaching/discussion begins at 9:15 AM. We worship together at 10:45 in the balcony and lunch together afterwards. Our group also gathers for social occasions during the month, whether it’s for trivia, seeing a movie, or meeting in someone’s home.

Crossroads Career Ministry
The Bigger Story of Unemployment Read More
Mon, Aug 19, 6:00 - 8:30 PM in Midtown Auditorium

Unemployment can produce a significant amount of fear, uncertainty, and doubt. Eric Tejeda will share his story and tell of the rich blessings found in his unemployment journey.

Employment Opportunities
Part-time KIDS Discipleship Ministry Associate (25hrs/wk) Email Allison

KIDS Discipleship is seeking an individual to provide administrative and organizational support to their ministry. Experience with databases is a plus. Applicant must be a member. Please send your resume to

Perimeter School
Reading, Writing, and Ropes Summer Camp Register Now
Mon, Jul 22 - Fri, Jul 26

Reading, Writing, and Ropes summer camp is a week of reading and writing review in the morning and swimming and ropes course adventures with the Sojourn Adventure staff in the afternoon. Camp is offered for rising third through sixth graders. Registration is now open.

Perimeter School: Partnering With Parents To Train Minds And Inspire Hearts Visit Our Site

Perimeter School establishes life-long learners and kingdom builders through covenant education for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. We are still accepting applications for students in various grades. To learn more, contact our admissions office at 678.405.2307, or visit our site.

Prayer Ministry
Tuesday Evening Corporate Prayer Learn More
Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 PM in the Prayer Room

"The Holy Spirit will teach us how to pray" (John 14:26). Join us each week as we pray for the church and her ministries. Everyone is welcome! This is a great place for seasoned pray-ers and those just learning about prayer.

Perimeter's Prayer Wall Share Your Request
Available 24/7

Do you have the gift of supplication? Are you in need of prayer? Visit the Prayer Ministry's prayer wall to share prayer requests and pray for others. Submissions can be anonymous.

Kids Cookie Counter - Help Wanted Sign Up Today
Sundays after services

Sign up for the Kids Cookie Counter and experience the MOST fun on the Perimeter planet. Volunteers serve just after Sunday services for 15 to 20 minutes. Great for families and d-groups! Email Mary Joesting, guest services associate, for more info at

Serve as a Special Events Team Member Sign Up Today
Flexible serving opportunity

Guest Services is looking for people who would love to serve, but whose schedules don’t permit long-term commitments. As a Special Events Team Member, you would receive first notice of upcoming events and serve if your calendar allows. Special events include Nights of Worship, Jeff Norris’s Installation Service, and Randy and Carol Pope’s Celebration Picnic.

Weekend Worship Information Learn More
Sat, Jul 20, 5:00 PM (Hanger); Sun, Jul 21, 9:00 AM (Sanctuary), and 10:45 AM (Sanctuary, Chapel, and Hanger)

If you have to miss, remember you can live stream the Sunday services at

The Saturday evening service in the Hanger will have Emilio Hood as the worship pastor and Jesse Baize as the worship leader.

On Sunday in the Main Sanctuary, Jeff Norris will be the worship pastor, and Laura Story Elvington will be the worship leader.

In the Chapel, Randy Schlichting will be the worship pastor, and Cameron Bible will be the worship leader.

In the Hanger, Caleb Click will be the worship pastor, and Kevin Chung and John Williams will be the worship leaders.

More News and Opportunities
Weekend Meals Needed For A Member With MS Email Holly
Deliver meals to a member's home in Johns Creek

Volunteers are needed to make and deliver a lunch or dinner to a member with MS on the weekend. You can sign up to provide a meal monthly or every other month. You’ll be blessed by being a blessing. Contact Holly if interested.

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