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Issue Date: May 21, 2015

 
   
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May Food Drive

May Food Drive
Month of May

Did you know 1 in 6 children in Gwinnett County struggles with hunger? Help us reach our goal of stocking the shelves of the co-op for one month this summer by bringing in food donations during the month of May. Drop off donations in the grocery carts located at the main entrances. For more information and ways you can help, visit our website.


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Summer Serving In Downtown

Summer Serving In Downtown
Sundays, Various Shifts

Please give our wonderful nursery workers a break this summer by helping us love and nurture little ones (infants to five). It is each member's privilege and responsibility to cultivate a generation passionate for the gospel of Jesus. Join our teachers as they take the children through Bible story time, music, snack time and other planned activities. We ask that each Perimeter family consider serving at least one time over the summer.


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Community Night with College/Twenties/CAA

Community Night with College/Twenties/CAA
Tuesdays, starting May 26, 7:00 - 8:00 PM, in the Chapel

If you are college-aged or in your twenties, plan to join us on Tuesday nights this summer, for Community Night, with our College and Twenties Ministries, as well as Camp All-American counselors. It will be an awesome night of worshiping together, and hearing excellent, practical teaching from David McNeely. Don't miss it!


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Wisdom for Wives

Wisdom for Wives
Tuesdays, beginning June 2, 7:00 PM

Ladies, this revised and updated 8 week study, starts June 2, at 7:00 PM. You will grow in both your desire to honor God and your husband as you develop skills leading to a deeper and more satisfying marriage – whether newly married or a 15 year veteran! Register now.


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Kids Town Discipleship Registration

Kids Town Discipleship Registration
Now Open

KIDS Town 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 6-8 children and a leader who consistently meet together for large group teaching and small group application, discussion and prayer.


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Student Discipleship Registration

Student Discipleship Registration
Now Open

Discipleship Groups provide Jhi and Watershed students with a peer-to-peer small group, guys with guys and girls with girls. These small groups offer a time for prayer, accountability, outreach, and biblical equipping. It is a great way for your student to build friendships and community!


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Getting Connected
Taste of Perimeter Register Now
Sunday, June 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. Members with last names beginning with M - Q are asked to be our special hosts.

Membership Class Register Now
Sundays, June 7 - June 28, 10:30 AM, in the Gym

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.

Connect Groups Read More
Connect Groups Meet All Throughout The Week

Connect Groups are the perfect first step to getting connected at Perimeter. Connect Groups are fun, relaxed, and comfortable, off campus, Christ-centered environments. You can meet and connect with other Perimeter people, and invite and build relationships with your friends and neighbors.

Seasons of Life Communities Read More

We encourage you to attend one of our Seasons of Life Communities. These communities host a variety of social events, retreats and outreach trips, and are a wonderful avenue for building relationships with others in your age and stage of life.

Additional Opportunities
Register For Infant Baptism Register
Sunday, July 26, 9:00 AM, 10:45 AM, and 5:00 PM Services

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 Kelly.

Visiting Missionary/Partner Needs Housing And Vehicle In July Email
Sunday, July 26 - Monday, August 3, in the Johns Creek Area

Our Irish Missionary/Partner will be working with our Camp All-American, and needs a place to stay for his family of 5 (3 small boys), and a vehicle they can borrow during this time. Please contact Dennis Lee, if you can provide either housing, or a car. They arrive on July 26, and depart on August 3.

Adult Education
Register Now for TFL! Read More
Various Days and Times - please see web page for details

Theological Foundations for Leaders is a class designed to prepare leaders for ministry, and is a key component in our leadership development process. There is no other training that we offer that excels this class in content, and personal impact. If you have a sense that God is calling you to discover your personal ministry (Eph. 2:10), this class is your best step in the preparation process. TFL is primarily for leaders and potential leaders at Perimeter Church; however, it is open to any church member.

Community Outreach
Collecting Gently Used Children’s Books Visit Site
Now, through the end of May, donation bins in the lobbies

Community Outreach is supporting the Beaver Ridge Elementary and Sugar Hill Elementary Summer Bookmobiles this year. They are in need of used children’s books, so their students can practice reading over the summer. Drop donations in the brown donation bins in the lobbies.

Get Your Summer Of Serving Guide Read More
Found in the lobbies and online

Make this summer count. Summer is a great time to picture yourself not only relaxing by the pool, but also serving in the community. Pick up a Summer Of Serving guide for a list of all of the ways you can serve with your family. Use it to create a picture of this summer that includes the happy faces of children you meet through serving!

The Family Business: Discovering Your Missional Identity Register Now
Thursday, May 21, 7:00 PM, in Uptown Auditorium

As Christians, we are part of God’s family and part of the “Family Business”, making God’s kingdom known on earth. Come hear Danny Iverson teach on how to live out your missional identity as a child of God. For more information or to register for the class, please visit our website.

Bookmobiles at Beaver Ridge and Sugar Hill Elementary Register Now
Beaver Ridge - Mondays in June, 9:30 - 11:30 AM; Sugar Hill - Mondays, June 1, 15, 29 and July 13, 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The purpose of the Bookmobile is to keep in touch with students from the school and keep them reading through the summer. Volunteers will meet at the schools for simple instructions, pick up a crate of books and popsicles and go to a near by apartment complex to meet kids and pass out books.

Vacation Bible School at Norcross Co-op Register Now
Weeks of June 8 and 22, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Tuesday, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Help us serve children whose families are clients of the Norcross Co-op by giving them a week of fun! We will be leading a four-day vacation Bible school at the co-op, and volunteers are needed to lead games, share Bible stories, and serve snacks! This is great opportunity for families, friends, and D-groups to serve together.

The Drop Box Dinner and a Movie Register Now
Sunday, June 14, 4:00 - 6:30 PM, in the Fellowship Hall

“The Drop Box” tells the story of one man’s efforts to protect and care for newborn babies who would have been abandoned on the streets of Seoul, South Korea. Promise686 invites you to watch the film and stay for a short dinner and discussion about how to respond. The movie is rated PG. Register for dinner and the movie online. Dinner costs $3.

Gently Used Furniture Needed Visit Our Site

Movers and Shakers Furniture Ministry has an urgent need for beds, dressers, tables and chairs, to be delivered to families in our community who are making a fresh start. Please visit their website to request a pick-up.

Employment Opportunities
Helpdesk Tech Email
Full-time Position

Perimeter's IT department is seeking a full-time Helpdesk Tech. This position is responsible for evaluating and identifying computer problems, end-user training, and maintaining the network infrastructure. Detailed understanding of OS X and Windows are required. Experience with Office 365, SQL, Active Directory, and VMware are preferred. Candidates must be a Perimeter member. Email your resume to Allison.

Cash Management Accountant Email
Full-time Position

We are seeking a candidate with an accounting degree, and CPA, to join our Accounting Team. Applicants must be a Perimeter member. Email Allison your resume.

Communications Manager Email
Full-time Position

The Communications Ministry is seeking a full-time Communications Manager. This person must have at least five years of marketing and public relations experience, full working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, have excellent people and project management skills. Candidates must be a Perimeter member. Email your resume to Allison.

Ministry Associate Needed for Global Outreach Email
Full-time Position

A Ministry Associate is needed to support the Global Outreach Staff. Strong administration, organization and customer service skills are required. An ideal candidate should have a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and file management. Candidates must be a Perimeter member. Email your resume to Allison.

Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade Teachers Apply Now
Part-time Positions

Due to explosive growth in Lower Elementary grades, Perimeter School is seeking to hire enthusiastic, excellent, part-time teachers in Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grades. Qualified candidates should immediately complete an application from the school's website and send it with a resume to Susan Crist, Lower Elementary Principal at scrist@perimeter.org. Hiring is currently in process, so don't delay.

Teacher For Exceptional Students Apply Now
Part-time Position

Due to growth in our 1:17 class, which supports students diagnosed with dyslexia, Perimeter School is seeking to hire an enthusiastic, excellent part-time teacher. Candidates should immediately complete an application from the school’s website, and send it along with a resume to Allison Collins, Director of Exceptional Student Education at acollins@perimeter.org.

Global Outreach
Missionaries need to borrow a car! Read More
May 24, 2015 thru August 30, 2015

Missionaries Kevin and Beth Bennett need to borrow a car, in order to drive cross-country this summer, raising support for their mission and work in East Asia. If you have an extra vehicle that they could use, please contact Kevin directly at 512.915.5630 to make arrangements for them to use it. Join the Bennetts and be part of what God is doing in East Asia.

Are you being called to serve women in India? Email
Wednesday, May 27, 7:00 PM, in room A2129

The India Women's Ministry Team invites you to join them to hear about an opportunity to join the team heading to India, for a Women's Ministry Conference in August. Hear and see more about what God is doing in India through Perimeter, and pray for Christians, Muslims, Hindus, and Jews in India.

JHi
Jhi Summer Nights Read More
Wednesdays, May 27 - June 24, 7:00 PM, at the Bricks

Rising 7th-9th graders are invited to this fun weekly event! This is a great way for students to connect with school friends, and make new ones over the summer! We will start the night off with field games and end with an encouraging teaching time in the Hanger.

Prayer Ministry
Tuesday Evening Corporate Prayer Read 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 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.

Senior High
GoldRush Volunteers Sign Up
Monday, July 6 - Friday, July 10

Did you know it takes over 100 voluteers to run GoldRush each year? If you are interested in serving in some capacity at our summer youth conference, please go to our website for more details. Must be at least 19 years old and have an updated background check.

Women's Ministry
Women's Night of Worship Read More
Monday, June 8, 7:00 - 9:00 PM, in the Day Chapel and Ministry Center

We invite you and your friends to join us as we kick off the summer with an informal Night of Worship with Julia Wreyford and band in the Chapel. Dessert and fellowship will follow in the Ministry Center.

Worship
Weekend Worship Information Read More
Sunday, May 24, 9:00 AM, Sanctuary, 10:45 AM, Sanctuary, Hanger and Chapel, 5:00 PM, Chapel

This weekend, Andy Nelson is teaching. Bob Cargo will be the Worship Pastor, and Laura Story Elvington will be the Worship Leader, in the Sanctuary. In the Hanger, Matt Means will be the Worship Pastor, and Ryan Van Kirk will be the Worship Leader. In the Chapel, Bob Carter will be the Worship Pastor, and Pam Hamilton will be the Worship Leader.

Young Families
American Heritage Girls Troop Organizational Meeting Read More
Sunday, May 31, 10:15 - 10:45 AM, in the Connecting Point Room

American Heritage Girls Troop GA0317 is in the chartering process for girls ages 5 - 18. Learn more at our Meet & Greet in the Connecting Point Room between services on Sunday, May 31. Email us to receive future information. Learn more about American Heritage Girls at www.ahgonline.org.