Young Adults

Whether you’re in your 20s and 30s, single or married, with or without children, we celebrate your presence in our community! We enjoy opportunities to study, serve, socialize, and sustain our spirits together on our block and in our wider city. Wherever and however you choose to participate in our activities, we look forward to knowing you.

Questions? Contact The Rev. Sarah Stewart, Associate Rector for Young Adults and Innovation, at

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Wednesday Formation Series:
Sink Your Teeth Into This

Fall dates: August 28, September 25, October 30, and November 20*, 7:00—8:30 p.m., P307, Parish House
Join our young adults on the last Wednesday of each month to be part of a discussion that invites us to sink our teeth into spiritual resources for living with courage and faith in an ever-changing world.
*Please note that we’ll meet on the third Wednesday in November due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Sunday Formation Series: In Faith
Fall dates: September 15, October 20, November 17, and December 15, 10:20—11:05 a.m., P202, Parish House
On the third Sunday of each month, join our young adults to explore resources from our Christian tradition that can support us in our daily lives.

Learning Together with the Future of Our Block Steering Committee
Sunday, November 24, 10:20—11:05 a.m., Ellis Hall, 1st Floor, Parish House
In this final session of our series of Learning Together presentations from the Future of our Block Committee, explore how churches across the country have imagined their own legacy projects for their buildings and grounds as we prepare next year at All Saints’ to discern the future of our own block. For more information, visit

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Saints who Serve:
Young Adult Volunteer Team for Covenant Community Thanksgiving Meal

Tuesday, November 26, 4:30—7:30 p.m., Ellis Hall, Parish House
Welcome guests from all around our city who turn out to enjoy Covenant Community’s annual Thanksgiving Meal, hosted here on our block. Our Young Adult Thanksgiving Volunteer Team will sync up on the prior Wednesday (November 20 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Shaffer Room, 3rd Floor of the Parish House),to learn about Covenant Community’s historic ministry in Atlanta and consider how a ministry of presence can bring a special grace to this important Thanksgiving celebration. No hospitality background needed, only a perceptive eye and a listening ear. To sign up to participate, please email Sarah Stewart at

Giving Tree
Sundays through December 15, Ellis Hall Foyer, 1st Floor, Parish House
Select a gift from our Giving Tree (formerly known as Angel Tree) and bring joy to a child this Christmas season. Gifts for Refugee Ministries and Midtown Assistance Center will be due on December 8 and gifts for Emmaus House will be due on December 15. For more information, contact Louisa Merchant at

Refugee Ministries Christmas Party
Saturday, December 14, 11:00 a.m. —1:00 p.m., Leapin’ Lizards, North Dekalb Mall 2050 Lawrenceville Hwy #1002, Decatur
Spread some holiday cheer with our refugee friends! We invite volunteers to help supervise and/or provide transportation (drivers must be 25 or older). This is a great opportunity to know the families we help support through our Refugee Ministries program. To sign-up to volunteer or for more information, contact Louisa Merchant at

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November Saints on Tap
Thursday, November 21, 7:00—9:30 p.m., Torched Hop Brewing Company, 249 Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Join us the week before Thanksgiving to celebrate our blessings with fellow saints at Torched Hop Brewing Company. We’re hoping to reserve one of the bocce ball courts! Please RSVP to Michael Asmussen at

Caroling at the MARTA Station
Wednesday, December 18, 5:00 p.m., North Ave MARTA Station (across the street from the church)
Join All Saints’ clergy, choir and fellow saints in making a joyful noise by singing carols at the entrance of the North Avenue MARTA station, followed by refreshments in Ellis Hall. Bring your favorite Christmas cookie to share and then join fellow young adults for the Saints on Tap potluck afterward! For more information, contact The Rev. Zack Nyein at

Young Adults: Saints on Tap Advent Potluck
Wednesday, December 18, 6:30 p.m., Ross Room, Parish House
Break out the holiday attire (if you so choose) and bring your favorite dish to share. RSVP and share what you’re bringing with Michael Asmussen at

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Sustain Your Spirit

 Out of Hand Theater Presents “Conceal & Carry”
Sunday, November 24, 6:15—8:00 p.m., Ross Room, 3rd Floor, Parish House
The performance features two parishioners, Ariel Fristoe (director) and Lee Osorio (actor), and tackles gun violence in America and how we might go about curing our addiction to guns. After the performance we’ll hear from Louisa Basarrate, a representative of Moms Demand Action. Admission is free!

Advent Retreat: Holy Waiting
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 10:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m., Monastery of the Holy Spirit, 2625 Highway 212 SW, Conyers, GA 30094
Take time to slow down during this half-day contemplative retreat, led by The Rev. Sarah Stewart and Carmie McDonald, at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Georgia. On sacred grounds Cistercian contemplatives have called home for the last 75 years, we will explore how the Holy One patiently waits for union with us, even as we wait for God’s transformation of the whole creation. Click here to register.

Advent Quiet Night
Tuesday, December 10, 7:30—8:30 p.m., in the church
Amid the bustle of this busy season, enjoy a quiet evening featuring music, readings, and prayers created by ecumenical monastics of Taizé, France, helping us rest in God’s presence. Bring friends as we root ourselves in Christ’s peace. For more information, contact The Rev. Sarah Stewart at

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