Weekly Update: March 15, 2017

East Lake Montessori School will host parents and/or interested congregants during the Gathering time this Sunday, March 19.

The Music Department wants to get together an Easter choir to sing a special anthem on Easter Sunday. Rehearsals will start on March 26th. If interested please contact Paul Smallman or Bryan Holland for more details. 

The position of Director of ELECT is open.  Information about the job and the program can be obtained on our website: here.  We are very thankful for Amanda Paris and Rachel Himebook for their willingness to fill in during this process.  We are also very appreciative for our ELECT volunteers.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email aeparis1975@gmail.com or text Amanda at 423-364-4930

During the Congregational Meeting on March 26, Nursery and Sunday School will continue as scheduled for kids through 5th grade.

The Admin Committee needs help.  We are calling on the many gifts within our congregation to head-up our Easter Sunday Breakfast.  If you feel like you are gifted in organizing and facilitating events and would like to get involved with our Easter Breakfast, please contact Yvonne Terney at ncelpca@gmail.com

Easter Sunday Schedule:

  • Sunrise Service at East Lake Park at 8:00 a.m.
  • Breakfast at 9:30 a.m.,
  • 11:00 a.m. service at New City East Lake

Sunday, March 26 - Prayers for Healing, 8:30 &11:00 a.m. services

March 31 - April 2 - Women's Retreat, Pigeon Mountain, Lafayette, GA

Date Night!  April 7, 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.  Make your plans now. 

April 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. - Visions of Hope Annual Fundraising Banquet.  Hope for the Inner City will be celebrating 10 years of engaging and empowering their neighbors for the Glory of God.  This fundraising event will be held at their facility located at 1800 Roanoke Avenue, Chattanooga, TN.  For additional information or to RSVP, please visit. www.hopefortheinnercity.org or call 423-698-3178.

April 28 & 29 – New Members Class.  Let us know if you are interested in attending the classes (Friday 7 - 9 p.m. & Saturday 9:00 - 12:30 p.m.) by emailing the church office at ncelpca@gmail.com.