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Issue Date: Dec. 14, 2017

 
   
Visit The Idea Station
Invite Your Friends!
Celebrate the promise of God delivered through the birth of Jesus
Help Meet The Needs In Our Community

Help Meet The Needs In Our Community
Be sure to postmark your gift by December 31

Each year Perimeter Church takes up a special offering to help meet the needs of ministry efforts in our community. This year's gift will go toward our ALL IN effort, which fuels all of our ministry efforts and kingdom impacting initiatives for blessing families, cities, and the next generation. If you are able to make a special one-time gift at year end, we hope you will prayerfully consider giving to this multi-impact ministry initiative.


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It's Not Too Late To Give!

It's Not Too Late To Give!
Happening Now at Perimeter Church

Families in our community struggle to provide Christmas for their children. Help us provide Christmas for our neighbors by donating gift cards or making a donation to the Christmas Fund.


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Share your love this December – Be part of Team Christmas

Share your love this December – Be part of Team Christmas
Sundays in December, including Christmas Eve

Do you love Christmas? This holiday season, Perimeter will throw open its doors to welcome our community. Joy-filled, Jesus-loving holiday hosts are needed to help pass out treats and gift "The Answer", welcome guests and hold their babies, greet newcomers, and usher in church-goers.


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Church Offices Closed For Christmas And New Year's

Church Offices Closed For Christmas And New Year's
Friday, December 22, through Monday, January 1

Thursday, December 21, will be the last day church offices will be open this year. Offices will open again on Tuesday, January 2, at 8:30 AM. The church will only open for Christmas Eve (11:00 AM, 3:00, 5:00, and 9:00 PM), and New Year's Eve (9:00 and 10:45 AM) services. Please remember, all gifts to the church must be received or postmarked by December 31, 2017, to be counted for 2017 taxes.


Register For Our Next Right Start Class

Register For Our Next Right Start Class
Sundays, January 21 - April 8, 4:30 PM, in Midtown Auditorium

Join us for our next Right Start premarital class, beginning January 21. Right Start is both for engaged couples, or couples seriously contemplating the next steps toward marriage. This nine-week course is designed to equip couples in key areas of marital life, and assist them in building a strong foundation for marriage.


Details & Registration
Do you feel trapped? Join Us For Celebrate Recovery

Do you feel trapped? Join Us For Celebrate Recovery
Wednesdays, 7:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

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


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Getting Connected
Get A Taste of Perimeter Register Now
Sunday, January 7, 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, February 4 - 25, 10:30 AM; February 25, 4:00 PM, 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.

Additional Opportunities
Register for Infant Baptism Read More
Saturday, January 20, 5:00 PM, and Sunday, January 21, 9:00 and 10:45 AM Services

This is open to children birth through age six. Please note that one parent must be a member of Perimeter Church in order for your child to be baptized. For more information or to register, please email Jean Roberts at jeanr@perimeter.org.

Community Outreach
Last Week to Drop off Toys Visit Our Site
Tuesday, December 19

The last day to drop off toy donations to Perimeter Church is Tuesday, December 19. If you have toys to donate after that day, please consider dropping your toys off at a co-op or ministry in your community. Many businesses also have boxes out to support the Toys for Tots drive.

Pray for A Beacon Of Hope and Sanctity of Life Email
Sunday, January 7, 8:00-8:45 AM, Room C31

Come together and pray for the lives of the unborn and for women in unplanned pregnancies. Join us as we pray for A Beacon Of Hope and Sanctity of Life Sunday, which is Sunday, January 21.

Movers and Shakers: Housewarming Baskets Visit Our Site
Now through Saturday, December 23

Gather family or friends, and put together housewarming baskets that can be delivered along with the furniture delivered by Movers and Shakers. Use a laundry basket or a decorative basket. Fill it with useful, decorative, or inspirational items, then wrap it in cellophane.

Find Ways To Serve Online Version
Now through the Month of December

Our Holiday Serving Guide is full of dozens of opportunities for you to serve and give this season, in the community or at Perimeter. You can get a copy online, or pick up a printed version in the church lobbies throughout the holiday season. Stop by the Community Outreach Giving Tree this weekend to find more ways to give.

Crossroads Career Ministry
Crossroads Career Network Ministry will not meet in the month of December Read More

Check back for information regarding our meeting in January!

Employment Opportunities
Part-time Baristas (15-25 hrs/week) Email Resume to Peter
Atrium Cafe

Part-time Baristas are needed to greet and serve customers as a member of the new Perimeter Café Team. Friendly customer service skills and strong work ethic are needed. Previous customer service experience is preferred. Must be a Perimeter member.

Global Outreach
Serve on a Medical Team to Tanzania Email
April/May, 2018

Medical professionals (Doctors, PAs, Nurses, and Pharmacists) are needed for a GO Journey to Tanzania in the April/May 2018 time frame. You will be working with Tanzanian counterparts in the village of Karansi.

Prayer Ministry
Make an Appointment for Elder Prayer Time Read More
Saturday, January 6, 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 pastoralcare_pulse@perimeter.org. Privacy is respected, and all prayer requests remain confidential.

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.

Volunteer
Fellowship And Stuffing Email
Fridays, 1:00 - 3:00 PM, in Conference Room C11

Would you like to join our lovely group of volunteers that stuff the inserts into our bulletins each week? If you enjoy fellowship and hot tea, please join us. There is no commitment. You show up on the Fridays you can help. This is an unseen, but invaluable, service to our church.

Worship
Weekend Worship Information Read More
Saturday, December 16, 5:00 PM (Sanctuary); Sunday, December 17, 9:00 AM (Sanctuary and Chapel), and 10:45 AM (Sanctuary, Chapel, and Hanger)

This weekend, Jeff Norris is teaching. The Saturday evening service, in the Hanger, will have Jimmy Kim as Worship Pastor, and Katie Squiric as the Worship Leader. On Sunday, in the Main Sanctuary, Caleb Click will be the Worship Pastor, and Collin Baxter and Michelle Swift, with the Choir, will be the Worship Leaders. In the Chapel, Bob Carter will be the Worship Pastor, and Katie Squiric and Kevin Chung will be the Worship Leaders. In the Hanger, Matt Luchenbill will be the Worship Pastor, and Ryan Van Kirk will be the Worship Leader.

More News and Opportunities
Experience Israel in 2018! Find Out More
April 11-21, 2018

Experience Israel in 2018! Randy Schlichting and Tom Lutz plan to lead a learning experience to Israel in conjunction with Metro Atlanta Seminary and Jerusalem University College April 11-21, 2018. Open to all. Space limited.