Weekly Update: March 4, 2017

Easter Celebrations

Palm Sunday - April 9: The children's praise team will participate in the 11:00 a.m. service. Contact Laurie Gienapp for additional information.

Easter Sunday Schedule - April 16: 

  • 8:00 a.m. - Sunrise Service at East Lake Park
  • 9:30 a.m. - Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall 
  • 11:00 a.m. - Worship Service at New City East Lake with Communion

Easter Breakfast

Please bring food for the Easter Breakfast according to your last name:

  • A-K bring a savory dish (breakfast casserole, sausage biscuits, potatoes, etc.)
  • L-Z bring a sweet dish (cinnamon rolls, coffee cake, fruit, etc.)

Bring enough to serve at least 12 people. Make sure your food is pre-cut and has a serving utensil. Please feel free to bring several dishes. Food can be dropped off at the church as early at 8:00 a.m. before going to the Sunrise Service at the park. 

Help is needed to set-up and take down tables and clean up. Contact Joanie Gammell (jmgammell@yahoo.com) or ncelpca@gmail.com.

Upcoming Events

EXPRESSION ENGINE SPRING CONCERT: Thursday, April 6, 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. - The Expression Engine will have their Spring Concert at New City East Lake.

DATE NIGHT: Friday, April 7, 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. - Make your plans now. For additional information and to sign-up, contact LauraSGienapp@gmail.com or call her at 423-605-4857.

EAST LAKE MONTESSORI OPEN HOUSE: Saturday, April 8 at 9:30 -11:00 a.m. Everyone is invited to come and visit the classroom and have some of your favorite kiddos show you some of their favorite lessons. Enrolled and interested families are encouraged to attend. Our ELECT families are especially invited that day. ELM needs a bench for the children to sit on during pick up time. We would also like to replace the table top in the nursery. It's got strong legs, but the top needs to be replaced. Please contact Bethany Lane for more information.

CAPITAL CAMPAIGN SUNDAY: April 9 - We will be taking up our monthly Capital Campaign offering

NEW CITY EATS: Thursday, April 13 at 6:00 p.m.

3RD SUNDAY PRAYER: PLEASE NOTE - Our Third Sunday Prayer Meeting has moved to April 23 at 6:15 p.m.

VISIONS OF HOPE ANNUAL FUNDRAISING BANQUET: April 25 at 6:00 p.m. - Hope for the Inner City will be celebrating 10 years of engaging and empowering their neighbors for the Glory of God. Randy Nabors will be the guest speaker. This fundraising event will be held at their facility located at 1800 Roanoke Avenue, Chattanooga, TN. Reservations required - call 423-698-3178 or email mblack@hope4theinnercity.org

NEW MEMBERS CLASS: April 28-29 - Please let us know if you are interested in attending by emailing ncelpca@gmail.com.

BOOK FIESTA WEEKEND: April 28-30 - Presented by Greenspaces, Empower, Ella and Expression Engine at East Lake Park. In addition to "The Pool" art installation by artist Jen Lewin, Expression Engine & Seaux Chill (Nabil Ince) will perform on April 28 at 7:30 p.m. On April 29 from 2-10:30 p.m. books come to life at the Book Fiesta presented by ELLA, and all events concluding on April 30 from 7:30-10:30 p.m. with open play and music. For additional information go to: greenspaceschattanooga.org.