Week of July 17

July Newsletter

Blessing of the Backpacks: School Age kids of MPC are asked to bring their backpacks to church on Sunday, July 30.

Supper Clubs are Forming Now: What is Supper Club? They are small casual adult dinner groups. All adults are welcome whether they are single or couples. The groups meet for dinner and fellowship once a month. If you are interested in signing up for Supper Club NOW IS THE TIME! Watch future bulletins for sign up sheets or sign- up using your pew pads sheets. You can also contact Jill Shedd.

Flower Calander: If you would like to sign up for Sanctuary flowers in the coming months, please call or stop by the church office to pick a date. We have several Sundays in June available and all of July, August, & September available.

Go-Go’s Update: It’s about time to start planning our Go-Go’s outings for next year. We will have our organizational meeting on Thursday, August 17 at 11:30 am at the Golden Corral in McDonough. Please the date on your calendar. You can help us by writing down any suggestions you have and bring them with you to the meeting. We are also brainstorming to com up with a few new and different outings. Let us hear from you if you have any questions or suggestions. Pam Ketner and Pat Robinson.

Church Receptionist Position Available: We are looking to hire an Administrative Assistant for the church office. We are seeking a person with strong computer skills (Word, Excel, and Publisher). Hours are Mon -Thurs 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you know of anyone who might be interested, please have them contact John Wadsworth.

Interim Pastor Search: The Interim Pastor Nominating Committee (IPNC) has begun the search for an Interim Pastor. This committee is following the process described by the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta. The IPNC will provide updates as it moves forward in this process.

 Let’s Spruce It Up!! MPC will be hosting the August meeting of The Greater Atlanta Presbytery on August 19. So to prepare our church grounds to look the best, the Building and Maintenance Committee asks anyone and everyone to come for a workday on August 5th  and/or August 12th. Bring shovels, rakes, big shears, little shears, trimmers, etc., anything needed to spruce up the place.  No mowers, please, the church has someone to cut the grass. If you would like to help during the week, feel free to do so. Let the church office know if you are coming.  Remember, the more hands to help, the faster the job gets done.

Volunteers Needed: Volunteers are needed for the Saturday, August 19, meeting of the Greater Atlanta Presbytery here at MPC. Contact Ruth Rucker at 2rrucker@gmail.com if you are available to help.

Dates to Remember: 

  • Shingleroof Campmeeting- July 14-20
  • Rally Day- Sunday, July 30
  • Henry County Schools Resume- Monday, July 31
  • MPCA Preschool Resumes- Monday, August 7
  • Wonderful Wednesday Resume with Rise Against Hunger- Wednesday, August 16
  • Meeting of Greater Atlanta Presbytery, hosted by MPC- Saturday, August 19