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Issue Date: Aug. 15, 2019

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Begin The Membership Process

Begin The Membership Process
Sundays, Aug 18 - Sep 15,
10:30 AM; Sep 15, 4:00 PM

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.

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57 Joyful Nursery Volunteers Needed

57 Joyful Nursery Volunteers Needed

As we move into the new ministry year, we are in great need of many more joyful volunteers to love on our precious little ones! Flexible serving opportunities are available. Stop by the nursery information counter to ask questions or take a no-pressure tour.

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Join Us At The Student Ministry Kickoff!

Join Us At The Student Ministry Kickoff!
Sun, Aug 18, 4:30 - 7:30 PM

7th – 12th graders, join us for our Fall Kickoff Carnival. Junior high students will meet in the gym, and senior high students will meet in the Hanger. We’ll then head outside for the Carnival! Food trucks (bring $$), games, face painting. What more could you want? This is a great event to bring your friends!

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Transform Your Finances

Transform Your Finances
Groups forming in September

Join us for this nine-week transformative study to examine God's role in our finances and help apply biblical principles of stewardship in practical ways.

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Come to the Jhi Pool Party

Come to the Jhi Pool Party
Sun, Aug 25, 4:30 - 6:30 PM at the Perimeter pool

Calling all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Join us for the Jhi Pool Party. Students and leaders alike have been looking forward to this fun event. Bring your friends, swimsuit, towel, and money for the ice cream truck. See you soon!

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The Bigger Story of Unemployment

The Bigger Story of Unemployment
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.

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Getting Connected
Weekly Video Announcements Watch Now

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

Last Taste of Perimeter With The Popes Register Now
Sun, Aug 25, 5:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall

Join us for this inspirational evening where you can check out Perimeter Church. This will be the last Taste of Perimeter with Randy and Carol Pope. 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
TFL Classes Are Starting Soon Visit Our Page
Sunday mornings starting Sep 8, 9:00 AM in the Middle School library

TFL classes are for active Perimeter members who are interested in pursuing leadership positions within the church. To register, you need a sponsor who can attest to your spiritual walk and leadership potential. A sponsor can be a current ministry leader, discipleship leader, officer, or Perimeter staff member.

Adult Education
Equipping Christians To Effectively Share Their Faith and Values Learn More
Tuesdays, starting August 13 (It’s not too late to join), 7:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall

The Areopagus is offering “Frontline Apologetics: How to Effectively Explain and Defend the Christian Faith to Spiritual Seekers and Religious Skeptics.” This 13-week course addresses a number of contemporary issues, including “Are Christians just judgmental hypocrites?,” “Is there a such thing as absolute truth?,” and more.

August Kingdom Investments Grant Awards Read More

This month through your ALL IN giving, a Kingdom Investment grant was awarded to Christian Library International. This grant will enable the creation of a software program to automate CLI prison Bible studies and book program.

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.

College and Twenties
College and Twenties Fall Kickoff
Sun, Aug 18, Noon in the Pavilion

Join us at our Fall Kickoff for great BBQ and fellowship, along with the triple zip line and laser tag. We will also share the vision for the community in the upcoming ministry year. No registration is required.

Community Groups
Help Newcomers Connect By Becoming A Connect Group Host This Fall Learn More

Do you enjoy meeting, 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 cared for and accepted. If you are interested in becoming a host, please email Christi Ambuehl, community groups director, at

Community Outreach
Duluth Hands of Christ Food Pantry Register Now
Now - Aug 31 at 3395 Fox St NW, Duluth

Duluth Hands of Christ is seeking volunteers during this month to help in their food pantry. If you would like to bless the community in this way please take a moment to sign up using the link.

No Longer Bound Banquet Register Now
Wed, Aug 28, 6:00 PM at 4350 Northpoint Parkway, Alpharetta

Join No Longer Bound for an inspirational evening of celebrating lives made new at our annual banquet. This is our primary fundraiser of the year and community support for this event makes our mission possible – rescuing addicts, regenerating men and reconciling families.

Rainbow Village Volunteer Orientation Email Elizabeth
Thu, Aug 29, 6:00 - 7:30 PM at 3427 Duluth Hwy 120, Duluth

The purpose of this meeting is to educate you about our organization and our mission, volunteer opportunities, and to tour rainbow village. This is the first step to becoming a Rainbow Village volunteer. Email Elizabeth to sign up

Global Outreach
Teachers wanted for International School in Jakarta, Indonesia Email Joe
Information tables in the lobby on Sun, Aug 25

Sekolah Pelita Harapan (School of Light and Hope) opened in Jakarta in 1993 in response to a need for quality education. The K-12 school is founded upon biblical Christian truth and is committed to preparing students to be godly leaders. Learn more at

Kids Hope USA
Kids Hope Mentor Training And Equipping Learn More
Wed, Aug 21; Thu, Aug 22; Sat, Aug 24

Start making a difference in the life of a young child now! Come to one of our Kids Hope mentor training sessions and learn how to make weekly deposits of hope through caring, life-on-life interaction with a student at one of our partnering elementary schools.

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

Help Us Celebrate Two Historic Events In The Life Of Perimeter Church Sign Up Today
Jeff Norris Installation on Sun, Sep 22
Popes Celebration Cookout on Sun, Oct 13

Guest Services needs your help with some major events happening this fall! Come be a part of the team helping to make Jeff’s installation and Randy and Carol’s churchwide cookout celebration a wonderful time for our church family. Sign up to help, and we will be in touch with details!

Weekend Worship Information Learn More
Sat, Aug 17, 5:00 PM (Hanger); Sun, Aug 18, 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 Davon Stack as the worship pastor and Kevin Chung as the worship leader.

On Sunday in the Main Sanctuary, Jimmy Kim will be the worship pastor, and Laura Story Elvington and Kevin Chung will be the worship leaders.

In the Chapel, Randy Schlichting will be the worship pastor, and Cameron Bible, Jesse Baize, and Michelle Swift will be the worship leaders.

In the Hanger, Jeff Summers will be the worship pastor, and Collin Baxter and Savannah O'Rear will be the worship leaders.