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Issue Date: Oct. 20, 2016

Taste Of Perimeter   October Food Drive
Community Outreach Love Where You Live Ministry Fair   All In Update
Come hear this series on maintaining family unity!

Come hear this series on maintaining family unity!
Sundays, October 23 to November 13, 9:00 AM, the Shed

Learn to navigate your teen in today’s culture led by Senior High Pastor, Jeff Summers and his wife Cami. United We Stand: It can be hard as a family today to connect, and many pressures attack our unity: friends, schedules, and desires. How can you maintain family unity during the turbulence of the teen years? Can you navigate conflict in a way that still shows love? How can we love our kids in such a way that gives them wings? Come join the conversation about family unity as we all seek to strengthen our family relationships.

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Honor Our Veterans With Your Presence

Honor Our Veterans With Your Presence
Thursday, November 10, 9:45 AM, in the Sanctuary

Join Perimeter School in celebrating our veterans at their 22nd Veterans Day program. This year our speaker is Capt. Tommy Clack who was severally wounded in Vietnam while serving in the US Army. This program is one of the highlights of the year, so ask your Veteran to join us. Invitations are available in church kiosks.

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40 Days Of Praying For Our Nation And Election

40 Days Of Praying For Our Nation And Election
Now Through November 7, 12:00 - 1:00 PM, Monday - Friday, at the Founders Chapel, Saturday, in the Shed

If you are concerned for the future of our nation, and believe that it is in the hand of our Lord, come and pray together for our nation. We are now gathering daily at Noon for one hour to pray for our nation and the upcoming election. We will not meet on Sundays.

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Become A Member!

Become A Member!
Sundays, November 6 - December 4, 10:30 AM, in the Fellowship Hall

The Membership Class is the first step in membership 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 and a member of a church and why that matters. Register to attend our next class.

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Investigate Perimeter School for your child's Christian education

Investigate Perimeter School for your child's Christian education
Friday, November 4, 6:30 PM, in the Midtown Auditorium

Perimeter School is a rich heritage of Perimeter Church as it begins its 32nd year of ministry. Come hear our school’s unique approach of intentionally living out authentic biblical community to strengthen families and enrich each child’s education. Our curriculum is vast and deep. Our graduates rise to leadership roles in their schools and communities. Perimeter School is a covenant Christian community, where students know they are loved, love to learn, and learn to serve.

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Getting Connected
Taste Of Perimeter Register Now
Sunday, October 23, 5:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

Randy and Carol Pope invite you to attend this inspirational evening where you can check out Perimeter Church. At the 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, November 6 - December 4, 10:30 AM, in the Fellowship Hall

The Membership Class is the first step in membership 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 and a member of a church and why that matters. Register to attend our next class.

Ways To Get Connected At Perimeter Read 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.

Become a Connect Group Host Read More

What kinds of people make good Connect Group Hosts? Connect Group Hosts are people who enjoy people. They enjoy meeting, getting to know, spending time with, and serving people. Connect Group Hosts open up their home and themselves to others, and are able to create a warm, inviting atmosphere where people feel comfortable, cared for, and accepted. If you are interested in becoming a Host, please email Christi Ambuehl, Community Groups Director, at

Additional Opportunities
2016-2017 Membership Directories Read More
Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, at the Reception Desk

The 2016-2017 Membership Directories were mailed recently to church members who requested them. If you’re a member of Perimeter and did not request a directory, extra copies will be available at the main reception desk Monday – Friday during normal business hours. Directories are available to members of Perimeter Church only, one per household.

Dr. Jefrey Breshears Leads A Reformation Tour of Europe Email
Friday, April 28 - Thursday, May 11, 2017

Join us for this 14 Day inspirational tour for the “Bible Believing” Christian. This is a unique opportunity to be part of an exciting Reformation Tour of Europe, that coincides with the 500 year anniversary of the Reformation. The tour will be led by Dr. Jefrey Breshears, former Professor of History and founder of Areopagus. The price per person double occupancy is $2950; airfare is not included. $750 per person will reserve your place, due November 15. Reserve your spot today.

Compassionate and Loving Buddies Needed for Children with Special Needs Email
Sundays, 9:00 AM, in the KIDS Town Discipleship Classrooms

Kindergarten Discipleship is in need of compassionate and assertive teenagers or adults, to buddy up with special needs children on Sundays during the 9:00 hour. Children will need individualized attention, re-direction, and guidance as they participate in the morning's activities. Please contact Sarah Merrick,, for more information.

Adult Education
Areopagus Forum Read More
Thursday, October 20, 7:30 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

October Forum is on the Future of Religious Freedom in America. Join us as Attorney Travis Barham of the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) shares inspirational and motivational stories of victory, and learn how the strategies of the ADF are reshaping the landscape of the battle to preserve religious freedom, the sanctity of life, and marriage and family.

Civic Concerns
Pray and Vote on November 8 Visit Our Site
Tuesday, November 8, at Your Voting Location

Our Election choices determine social issues, economic issues, and even our freedom to share the Gospel. For Bible references, an information sheet, notes from previous messages, and your sample ballot, click here.

Community Outreach
Volunteers Needed For Ministry Fair Register Now
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 4, 5 and 6; Various times; in the Gym

We need volunteers to help with the Ministry Fair and make it a successful event! Opportunities include running errands, bagging popcorn, setting up the gym, serving at an activity and cleaning up. Families can serve together too! For shift days and times, visit the website.

Movers & Shakers Serve Day Email
Saturday, October 22, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Movers and Shakers to pick up and deliver furniture to families in need. Imagine the joy of a child sleeping on a bed or a family enjoying a meal around a table rather than on the floor. This is a great opportunity for fathers and sons to serve together! To sign up, contact John Dance.

Volunteers Needed for Veterans Day Email
Thursday, November 10, 8:30 - 10:30 AM, or 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Community Outreach will be hosting the 5th grade class from Beaver Ridge Elementary and members of Summerour Middle School’s Junior Corps at this year’s Veterans Day celebration. We need volunteers to help set up for their special reception in the Hanger, and to help host them. To volunteer, contact Amelia.

Global Outreach
2016 Perimeter Guatemala Dinner with Hermann and Linda Alb Register Now
Sunday, November 13, 6:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

Please join us for the Guatemala Dinner with Dr. Hermann Alb and his wife Linda. Hear about their amazing medical ministry in rural areas of Guatemala. If your name begins with A – L, please bring a main dish and M – Z bring a side dish. You can register online.

KidsQuest Worship Team Informational Meeting Read More
Sunday, October 23, 12:15 PM, in the KidsQuest Theatre

The KidsQuest Worship Team will be having an informational meeting for any families who have boys or girls interested in learning how to lead worship through positive, energetic and appropriate choreography. Your child must be turning 9 by March 1, 2017 to participate. Impact Arts Academy Worship Team classes will begin in January, and we are anticipating more people to be interested than we have openings in our program. Please fill out our Interest Form, and plan on attending the informational meeting. The form can be found online. If you have any questions, please contact It is our passion to develop young influential leaders for God's Kingdom who will influence our culture. We look forward to meeting you and your child at our informational meeting.

Breakfast for New and Expectant Parents Email
Sunday, October 23, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

You are invited to join us for breakfast with Carol Pope, Jeremy Case, Jamie Voss and Monte Starkes as they discuss caring for a newborn, Children's Ministry at Perimeter Church, Women's Ministry opportunities and Infant Baptism. You can tour the nursery and ask questions in a relaxed environment. Please RSVP by emailing We hope to see you there!

Prayer Ministry
Make an Appointment for the Elder Prayer Time Read More
Saturday, November 5, starting at 9:00 AM, in Midtown Auditorium

Allow the Elders to pray with you and over you in a confidential time of prayer. To schedule an appointment, contact Erin Grass at Privacy is respected, and all prayer requests remain confidential.

Tuesday Evening Corporate Prayer Email
Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 PM

"The Holy Spirit will teach us how to pray" (John 14:26). Join us as we pray for the church and her ministries. Everyone is welcome! Due to construction, email Erin by Tuesday to get the location.

Share Your Prayer Requests Online Request

Visit the Prayer Ministry's Prayer Wall to share prayer requests and pray for others. Submissions can be anonymous.

Seasons of Life Communities
Join The Harvesters for A New Teaching Series Read More
Sundays, 9:00 - 10:15 AM, in the Ministry Center

The Harvesters want to invite you to their next teaching series titled "Rome & the Birth of Christianity". John Musselman is teaching this 16 week long series that touches on the Roman Empire, the growth and expansion of Christianity from its inception, the vision of the early Christian communities, and what we can learn from first-century Christians. Other topics include the people and means through whom Christianity spread, the heresies confronted by the early Church, and the religions and philosophies present in the Roman Empire. We know you won't want to miss this.

Women's Ministry
Moms Connect Read More
Thursday, October 20, 7:00 PM, in the Ministry Center

Moms of all ages and stages, please note the change in our meeting time this month and join us for a time of fellowship and encouragement in this journey of motherhood. Tiffany and Clint Fisher will speak to us on “Praying for your Family”. We hope to see you there!

PACE, a post abortion ministry Visit Our Site
Various times during the year

If you have had an abortion and are hurting, your feelings are normal. You are not alone. We invite you to join our Post-Abortion Support Group where you will find care and understanding. Using Scripture and the workbook, "Forgiven & Set Free", A Post-Abortion Bible Study, by Linda Cochran, along with fellowship and prayer, we look to Jesus Christ as our guide, our comfort, and our Savior. The healing process takes time and is helped by the support and understanding of others who listen and care. For more confidential information, please call Cindy at 404.863.9396.

Weekend Worship Information Read More
Saturday, October 22, 5:00 PM, Hanger, Sunday, October 23, 9:00 AM, Sanctuary and Chapel, 10:45 AM, Sanctuary, Hanger and Chapel

This weekend, Jeff Norris is teaching in the Sanctuary, Bob Cargo is teaching in the Hanger and Caleb Click is teaching in the Chapel. The Saturday evening service, in the Hanger, will have Allen Smith as Worship Pastor, and Jonathan Wisdom as Worship Leader. On Sunday, in the Sanctuary, Randy Pope will be the Worship Pastor, and Michelle Swift will be the Worship Leader. In the Chapel, Randy Schlichting will be the Worship Pastor, and Ryan Van Kirk will be the Worship Leader. In the Hanger, Matt Luchenbill will be the Worship Pastor, and Jonathan Wisdom will be the Worship Leader.

More News and Opportunities
Caregiver Needed Email
Various Weekend Shifts Available

A compassionate caregiver is needed for a bedridden, mother of 2 teenagers. Must assist with administering medicine, bathroom needs, meals, and light housework. Call home (770) 864-1329 or text cell (770) 547-5438. Ask to speak to Heidi.