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Summer Sunday Worship Schedule

Begins Sunday, May 28
We will combine our 9:00 and 11:15 a.m. services to one 10:00 a.m. service. Our summer worship times will be:

  • 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I ● chapel
  • 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II ● church
  • 5:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II ● chapel

We looking forward to seeing you this summer!

Jesus on the Front Page

Sundays, 10:20—11:05 a.m. in P307, Parish House
Join an ongoing discussion of the news of the day and how we are called as Christians to respond in the public arena, in our private lives and in our prayers. Contact Ethel Ware Carter at ethelware@aol.com for more information.

Young Adults Potluck Tailgate

Sunday, May 28, 3:00 p.m. in Ellis Hall, Parish House
Join us for a tailgate party before the Atlanta United Soccer game. Bring something good to share. For more information, contact The Rev. Tim Black at tblack@allsaintsatlanta.org.


Worship

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Sundays in Need of Flower Memorials and Thanksgivings

Available dates for memorials or thanksgivings include May 28; July 2, 9; August 13 and 20. There are other dates available as well. The offering is $150. Please note that multiple flower memorials may be printed in bulletins to accommodate our parishioners’ generosity. Contact Mark Wirtz at mwirtz@allsaintsatlanta.org to inquire about dates.


Parish Life

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Pentecost Party

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy CourtyardLet’s continue our new tradition of the Pentecost Party with us! Come be filled with the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost. Learn about this great feast of the church through games and activities for all ages. Make a Tongues of Fire crown, a Holy Spirit windsock or pinwheel, and more. Learn how to say Happy Birthday in a new language and hear the story of Pentecost. Decorate peace doves with wishes for the universal church in the coming year and try your hand at a couple of “Holy Breath of God” games. There will be bubbles and cake for all! Volunteers are welcome and needed! For more information or to volunteer contact Kathy Roberts at 404–267–4272 or kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Yoga with Bill on Summer Break

Mondays, 2:00 p.m. in the Ross Room, 3rd Floor, Parish House
Facilitated by The Rev. Bill Evans

We’re taking a hiatus for the summer and we’ll start back up in the fall. We look forward to seeing you then! For more information, contact The Rev. Bill Evans at billyleeevans@gmail.com.

All Saints’ CSA

Deliveries Wednesdays, 12:00—4:30 p.m. in Egleston Hall
Enjoy fresh, locally grown fruits, vegetables and more! Go to moorefarmsandfriends.com to order by midnight Monday for pickup on Wednesdays. For more information, contact Marti Breen at mbreen@c3marketing.com.

Last Chance to Register for the All Saints’ Annual Men’s Weekend Retreat

Friday through Sunday, May 19—21, at Montara Farm in Clermont, Georgia
Join The Right Rev. Robert C. Wright and the men of the parish for this spiritual, man-up weekend retreat. Bishop Wright will lead the Saturday morning program, then the afternoon is open for golf, hiking, fishing, a winery tour, or rest and relaxation. Montara Farm is beautiful, the accommodations are comfortable, and the food and fellowship are magnificent. RSVP to reserve your spot. $300 for the weekend. Some activities may incur an additional charge. Registration forms are available at the Parish Life table or register online at allsaintsatlanta.org/mens-retreat. Contact Tom Shillock at tshillock@yahoo.com with questions.

Annual Parish Meeting Sunday

June 11, 11:15 a.m.—12:00 p.m. in Ellis Hall, Parish House
Every year, our parish gathers to celebrate the year’s accomplishments and do the business of the parish. Join Martha, the wardens, vestry and staff to elect six new members of our vestry, to thank those retiring, to hear the state of the parish, and to learn important information about our transition.

Deutsche Kirche

Interested in joining a group of All Saints’ parishioners who speak “some” German? Plans for the group may occasionally include some German-related activities. Contact Steve Hines
at hines@ajobs.com.


Adult Formation

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Jesus on the Front Page

Sundays, 10:20—11:05 a.m. in P307, Parish House
Join an ongoing discussion of the news of the day and how we are called as Christians to respond in the public arena, in our private lives and in our prayers. Contact Ethel Ware Carter at ethelware@aol.com for more information.

Young Adults Potluck Tailgate

Sunday, May 28, 3:00 p.m. in Ellis Hall, Parish House
Join us for a tailgate party before the Atlanta United Soccer game. Bring something good to share. For more information, contact The Rev. Tim Black at tblack@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Monday Afternoon Study Group on Summer Break

Mondays, 2:00 p.m. in P307, Parish House
Facilitated by The Rev. Karen Evans

We’re taking a break during the summer. Stay tuned for our fall program. We look forward to seeing you then! Contact The Rev. Karen Evans at k-evans2001@comcast.net for more information.

Wednesday Morning Discussion Group: Joy to Come in Eastertide?

Wednesdays, 10:00—11:30 a.m. in the P307, Parish House
Facilitated by The Rev. Dr. Jim Donald

Two Nobel Peace Prize recipients, The Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu, have survived more than 50 years of exile and soul-crushing oppression. Despite their hardships—or, as they would say, because of them—they are two of the most joyful people on the planet. Their latest book, The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World, offers us a rare opportunity to experience their astonishing and unprecedented week together, from the first embrace to the final good-bye. Join us Wednesday mornings to read and reflect in anticipation of the Joy of Easter. Contact The Rev. Dr. Jim Donald at jasdonald@aol.com.

Jezebels: Women’s Book Study is Breaking for the Summer

Resumes Wednesday, September 6, 5:00 p.m.
We are reading Anthony Marra’s first novel, Constellation of Vital Phenomena, which we will discuss at our first session on September. 6. For more information contact Mimi Spang at 404—239—9708.

Saints on Tap: Ammazza

Thursday, May 25, 7:00 p.m.
591 Edgewood Ave, Atlanta, 30312

Join us in the Old Fourth Ward for food, fun and fellowship. Contact The Rev. Tim Black at tblack@allsaintsatlanta.org for more information.

Contemplative Prayer Takes a Break for the Summer

Wednesdays, 7:00—8:30 p.m. in P202, Parish House
We’re taking a break for the summer. Stay tuned and we look forward to seeing you in the fall! Contact Gretchen Chateau at jetteyeknight@hotmail.com for more information.


Youth Formation

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Pentecost Party

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy CourtyardLet’s continue our new tradition of the Pentecost Party with us! Come be filled with the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost. Learn about this great feast of the church through games and activities for all ages. Make a Tongues of Fire crown, a Holy Spirit windsock or pinwheel, and more. Learn how to say Happy Birthday in a new language and hear the story of Pentecost. Decorate peace doves with wishes for the universal church in the coming year and try your hand at a couple of “Holy Breath of God” games. There will be bubbles and cake for all! Volunteers are welcome and needed! For more information or to volunteer contact Kathy Roberts at 404–267–4272 or kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.

ATLServe Sign-Up is Open

The annual mission week is right here at All Saints’, Sunday through Friday, June 25—30. Look for a sign-up link in the weekly email. Contact The Rev. Tim Black at tblack@allsaintsatlanta.org for more information.


Children’s Formation

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Pentecost Party

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy CourtyardLet’s continue our new tradition of the Pentecost Party with us! Come be filled with the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost. Learn about this great feast of the church through games and activities for all ages. Make a Tongues of Fire crown, a Holy Spirit windsock or pinwheel, and more. Learn how to say Happy Birthday in a new language and hear the story of Pentecost. Decorate peace doves with wishes for the universal church in the coming year and try your hand at a couple of “Holy Breath of God” games. There will be bubbles and cake for all! Volunteers are welcome and needed! For more information or to volunteer contact Kathy Roberts at 404–267–4272 or kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Vacation Bible School Volunteers Needed

Monday through Friday, June 5—9, 9:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
We need lots of volunteers, old and young, whether you have kids or not, to make this a great week for the children. Come to help us dig into Paul and his underground church in Rome. To volunteer, contact Kathy Roberts at kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.


Music

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Concert Series: Alcee Chriss, organist

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Alcee Chriss has performed in the United States and Europe and is emerging as an outstanding young concert artist of virtuosity and versatility. He has won top prizes at both national and international competitions. He was a finalist at the Taylor Organ Competition held at All Saints’ last year. Chriss is a graduate of the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, and is now pursuing his doctorate at Magill University. This program will be the first in the series of the 2017 Atlanta Summer Organ Festival. Find information and purchase tickets online. Contact Ray Chenault at rchenaultduo@gmail.com with questions.


Service

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Pentecost Party

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy CourtyardLet’s continue our new tradition of the Pentecost Party with us! Come be filled with the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost. Learn about this great feast of the church through games and activities for all ages. Make a Tongues of Fire crown, a Holy Spirit windsock or pinwheel, and more. Learn how to say Happy Birthday in a new language and hear the story of Pentecost. Decorate peace doves with wishes for the universal church in the coming year and try your hand at a couple of “Holy Breath of God” games. There will be bubbles and cake for all! Volunteers are welcome and needed! For more information or to volunteer contact Kathy Roberts at 404–267–4272 or kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Share a Meal with the Men of Covenant Community

Monday, June 5, 6:30—7:30 p.m. at Covenant Community
Bring dinner yourself or with family, with friends or coworkers. Contact Barbara Blender at bblender@bellsouth.net or 404—520—2479 to volunteer.

Vacation Bible School Volunteers Needed

Monday through Friday, June 5—9, 9:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
We need lots of volunteers, old and young, whether you have kids or not, to make this a great week for the children. Come to help us dig into Paul and his underground church in Rome. To volunteer, contact Kathy Roberts at kroberts@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Explore Kim and Trina’s Petting Zoo with Refugee Kids

Wednesday, June 14, 10:00—1:30 p.m. in Stone Mountain
Did you know that Mother Kim and her wife Trina live on a farm? They have a couple of Great Pyrenees dogs, goats and chickens, and any number of creatures to visit on a farm complete with farm sounds and smells to explore. Help us bring some refugee kids there to enjoy lunch in a fun nature setting, something these children haven’t had much of a chance to experience. Contact Louisa Merchant at louisam@allsaintsatlanta.org for more information or to volunteer.

Refugee Ministries Swimming Buddies

Saturdays, June 10, 24; July 22; and August 12, 10:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m.
Help refugee kids have emotional relief, connection and fun this summer by providing transportation and supervision for Swimming Buddies. Transport time is included in the times above. We are still looking for pool hosts for June 24 and August 12. Donations of bathing suits and towels (new or used) and Kroger cards to purchase lunch are appreciated. To volunteer on Saturdays, or if you have a weekday that you would like to take kids swimming with Louisa Merchant, please contact her at louisam@allsaintsatlanta.org.

Our Sunday Callers Ministry Needs Vases

If you have any medium-sized (8—12 inch tall) clear glass vases, please drop them off at the church office or contact Ellen Porter at sep66@comcast.net or 404—909—2408 to arrange a pickup. Please do not donate bud vases or vases that are significantly larger or smaller than the size requested. Your support is much appreciated!


Stewardship

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General

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Rector Search Update

What’s Happened: The last few weeks have been busy ones for the
search committee. Trips were made to meet the five remaining candidates. The committee met after the trips to further narrow the field. The search committee has recommended a final slate of two candidates to the vestry.

What’s Happening Next: The Vestry will meet with each of the candidates over the course of May. A call will be made following those meetings.

Annual Parish Meeting Sunday

June 11, 11:15 a.m.—12:00 p.m. in Ellis Hall, Parish House
Every year, our parish gathers to celebrate the year’s accomplishments and do the business of the parish. Join Martha, the wardens, vestry and staff to elect six new members of our vestry, to thank those retiring, to hear the state of the parish, and to learn important information about our transition.

New Books in Egleston Library

The Crafting of Liturgy by Daniel Stevick; Song of the Flaming Fountain, Book 1 by Catherine Calabro; The Ceremonies of the Eucharist by Howard Galley; Where is God When It Hurts by Philip Yancey; Jesus: A Biography from a Believer by Paul Johnson; and John Paul the Great by Peggy Noonan.

Parish Calendar Available Online!

Forgot a date, time or location? Look at our online parish calendar. Access it from the News & Event tab at allsaintsatlanta.org.

Get Your 2017 Parish Online Directory!

Want a fully updated 2017 parish directory complete with photos of parishioners? Log on to allsaintsatlanta.org, and click on the Access All Saints’ icon. As a church member, you can easily create an account to access the Parish Directory.

Have a Pastoral Concern?

Call 404—881—0835 for instructions to contact the priest on call.

Parking on Sundays

Those people attending services at All Saints’ have access to the parking lot at the corner of Ponce de Leon and West Peachtree at no charge until 1:00 p.m. For those people still parking at The Varsity, please remember to only park in the lower gravel parking area and not under the covered area of their lot. Thank you.

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