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Issue Date: Aug. 25, 2016

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Join us for our Fall Twenties Series

Join us for our Fall Twenties Series
Tuesdays, August 30 - October 4, 7:30 PM, in the Chapel

Come, enjoy inspirational teaching, soul stirring worship, and great fellowship with other twenty-somethings, young professionals and students, newlyweds and singles, during the Fall Twenties Series. We’ll hear from our new Young Adult Director, Jeff Norris, as well as Caleb Click, Darryl Ford, Laura Story Elvington, Garrett Moore and Randy Pope! These nights are sure to be an engaging, compelling, and edifying time with one another! We hope you'll join us each week, but come, even if you can only make it once.

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Don't Miss Hearing About Refugees In Atlanta!

Don't Miss Hearing About Refugees In Atlanta!
Sunday, September 18, 12:00 PM, in the Ministry Center

Come and hear from some of Perimeter’s partner ministries that serve the refugee population in Clarkston, GA including World Relief, Friends of Refugees, Refuge Coffee, and more. Learn what is going on in the world and in metro Atlanta with refugees and learn how you can help! Lunch is provided, and space is limited. Sign up today!

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Young Families and Young Adults Are Invited!

Young Families and Young Adults Are Invited!
Sunday, September 18, 5:30 - 7:00 PM, in the Ministry Center

Mark your calendars and plan to attend the Young Families and Young Adults Vision Dinner! We’ll eat dinner together and enjoy a great time of community. Jeff Norris will be sharing some things the Lord has placed on his heart, as we move into the new ministry year. We are excited about what the Lord has in store for the Young Families and Young Adult ministries at Perimeter, and look forward to sharing this vision with you. Childcare and dinner are provided, but you must register by Monday, September 12.

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Kelly Minter Teaches Us to Trust God

Kelly Minter Teaches Us to "Trust God"
March 17 - 19, 2017 , in Greenville, SC

Register now for an unforgettable weekend away in charming Greenville, SC. This is a great opportunity to reflect on the great love and faithfulness of God and connect with other women. Kelly Minter will encourage our hearts, and Laura Story Elvington will lead us in worship. Nursing moms are welcome with infants up to six months. Don't miss out. Register today!

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Register Now For The Jhi Fall Retreat

Register Now For The Jhi Fall Retreat
September 30 - October 2, 2016, at Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters

Jhi 7th and 8th grade students are invited to the Fall Retreat at Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters! This is a great opportunity to get away from daily life, spend time with God, and build community with other Jhi students and leaders. We'll enjoy fun activities at the camp such as paintball and high ropes, worship together, and seek to grow in Christ together as we learn more about prayer. Register by yourself, with a friend, or with your discipleship group.

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Help Our Young Families To Worship By Serving

Help Our Young Families To Worship By Serving
Odd or Even Month Sundays, 9:00 or 10:45 AM, in Downtown

Let us help you find where you can use your God-given gifts to invest in the lives of children, birth to five years old. You just have to have a heart to love God and a desire to work with children. Join our community on Sunday mornings to care for children and create excitement about the Lord at one service each Sunday (9:00 or 10:45 AM), every other month. Contact Karen Gilmore by email at or phone 678-405-2162.

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Getting Connected
Taste Of Perimeter Register Now
Sunday, September 25, 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.

Additional Opportunities
Register for Infant Baptism Read More
Sunday, September 18, 10:45 AM in the Hanger or Chapel

Register now for Infant Baptism. 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

Perimeter Bookstore During Construction Email
Relocating September 1

The Perimeter Bookstore will close temporarily at the start of the foyer construction project on September 1. We will reopen in our temporary location under the grand staircase by September 13. This temporary location will still allow us to help you with special orders, discipleship materials, and class curricula. Call or email us, and we will do all we can to get you the resources you need! Email or call 678-405-2205.

Adult Education
Learn The Essentials! Register Now
Sundays, Beginning September 11, 10:45 AM, in room A-3234

If someone were to take the Bible and reduce it down to its essential components and then put these into a study class, what would you have? You would have the Essentials of Faith. Finally a class where you can "major on the majors". This class begins September 11 and runs for seven weeks.

Coaching Foundations for Leaders Register Now
Friday, September 9, 7:00 - 9:00 PM, Saturday, Septeber 10, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

Coaching Foundations for Leaders (CFL) is open to any Perimeter member who has completed Theological Foundations for Leaders (TFL). Ideally CFL is for anyone who has or is functioning or serving as a Life-on-Life Missional Discipleship Coach or Leader. Anyone who is in a leadership role in any ministry is welcome to participate.

Community Outreach
ESL Teachers Needed for 2016-2017 School Year Email
Saturday Mornings During the School Year, in the C Building

Do you have a heart for internationals? Would you like to invest in both their ability to learn English as well as their spiritual lives? Perimeter has a dynamic ESL ministry, and it is growing! We are in need of additional ESL teachers. No previous teaching experience needed, and training will be provided. Qualifications: native English speaker and actively serving and worshipping in an evangelical church. Email Lori for more information.

Justice Teams Meeting Email
Tuesday, September 13, 7:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

Looking for a way to serve at Perimeter and connect with others that are passionate about Child Exploitation and Human Trafficking in Atlanta? Join the Justice Team or Men’s Justice Team! Angela Williams, Founder of Voice Today, will be our Guest Speaker at this month's meeting. Email or for more information.

A Beacon of Hope Country and Comedy Bash Register Now
Thursday, September 29, 7:00 PM, at the Roswell Historic Cottage

Support A Beacon of Hope by attending their Country and Comedy Bash! Guest Appearances include Jeff Foxworthy and Nashville songwriters Neil Thrasher, Wendell Mobley, and Kelley Lovelace. Purchase tickets online.

Crossroads Career Ministry
Four Self-Employment Pathways with Leslie Kuban Read More
Monday, September 19, 6:30 PM, in Uptown Auditorium

Leslie Kuban has helped more than 300 people and families make the transition from corporate life to business and franchise ownership. Leslie, FranNet Consultant, will share from her extensive knowledge and years of experience the four pathways to self-employment. Come learn if one or more of the pathways is a viable option for you to consider.

Jhi Discipleship Leaders needed! Visit Our Site
Sundays, 5:00 - 6:30 PM

An exciting influx of Jr. high students have registered for Discipleship who were not previously connected within the church. We want these students to feel welcomed, connected, and have a place where they can grow in Christ. If you have a heart to come alongside Jhi boys and girls as a Discipleship Leader, please contact Travis Nolan at

Jhi Families Pool Party Visit Our Site
Sunday, August 28, 5:00 - 6:30 PM, at the Perimeter Church Pool

Come join us in kicking off the school year at our annual Jhi Families pool party! It is a great time to meet new people and reconnect with friends. There is no registration for this event.

Prayer Ministry
Tuesday Evening Corporate Prayer Read More
Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 PM, in Room A3227-28

"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!

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.

Support Groups
Is your marriage impacted by sexual addiction? Read More
There is hope.

Perimeter has an anonymous support group for wives that can provide healing and help through this painful issue. This group is called Walking in Hope and provides support for wives whose husbands struggle with addiction to inappropriate visual material. If you would like more information on this ministry, email

Women's Ministry
Woman in the Mirror Visit Our Site
Monday, Beginning September 26, 7:00 PM

Are you consumed by a distorted self-image and extreme food choices? “Woman in the Mirror” might be the study for you. It is a confidential, 8-week study that helps women gain a greater understanding of who they are in God's eyes and become equipped to fight this battle. Please contact Caryn for more information at 404-731-7987, or email

Weekend Worship Information Read More
Saturday, August 27, 5:00 PM, Hanger, Sunday, August 28, 9:00 AM, Sanctuary, 10:45 AM, Sanctuary, Hanger and Chapel, 5:00 PM, Chapel

This weekend, Jeff Norris is teaching. The Saturday evening service will have Allen Smith as Worship Pastor, and Collin Baxter as Worship Leader. On Sunday, in the Sanctuary, Allen Smith will be the Worship Pastor, and Zach Kale and Michelle Swift will be the Worship Leaders. In the Chapel, Randy Schlichting will be the Worship Pastor, and Pam Hamilton will be the Worship Leader. In the Hanger, Jeff Summers will be the Worship Pastor, and Ryan Van Kirk will be the Worship Leader.

More News and Opportunities
Trail Life Troop 317 Family Night Dinner/Open House Read More
Tuesday, September 6, 6:00 PM, at the Perimeter Outdoor Pavilion (behind the pool)

Interested and current troop families, come join us for dinner and learn about Trail Life USA for boys in K-12th grades - a Christ-centered outdoor adventure, character, and leadership program. Learn more and register at