Books for Lent - Lent begins with Ash
Wednesday March 5, but there is still time to purchase books
from Amazon.com. Check out the “Current” selections as well as
the Bibles/Study Resources and Christian Spirituality sections
for ideas for personal or congregational study and devotion.
Damage at Camp Christian Conference Center
- The two recent winter storms wreaked more damage at Camp
Christian than had been originally thought. There was
damage to Peachtree Lodge and to the Gazebo in the Prayer
Labyrinth. See photos of
the damage and the repair work currently underway.
Regional Youth Assembly - See
photos from all three days of the Regional Youth Assembly at
Epworth-by-the-Sea in St. Simons on February 7-9.
Milk and Honey
- The February Newsletter of the Craddock Center.
First Christian Church of Winder - Pastor Jim Brooks
reports that Winder First raised $10,000 to support the
Circle of Compassion
through Week of Compassion! What a faithful response to the tremendous
gifts they have been given as a faith community.
Quadrennial Assembly of Disciple Women - Georgia
is the host for
Quadrennial Assembly 2014! QA is taking place at the Atlanta
Marriott Marquis from June 25-29. Since we are the hosts, we need many
volunteers prior to and during the event. Donations and loans of items are also
needed. How can you help:
Brookhaven Christian Church -
On Sunday, February 2, 2014, the congregation of Brookhaven voted to call The
Rev. Jennifer Heinz as Senior pastor. Rev. Heinz has served as
Brookhaven's Minister of Contemporary Worship and interim Senior Minister.
Men's Retreat - March 21-22, 2014,
Camp Christian Conference Center with Keynotes by The
Rev. Dr. Rick Lowery on "Men at Prayer" Online
Registration now available.
Rev. Dr. Cynthia Hale - Disciples
History announced plans on January 30, 2014 to honor the Reverend Dr. Cynthia
Camp Workdays Set - Come and help
get camp ready for summer - Workdays set for April 25-26 and May
2-3, 2014. Lots of projects and for individuals or groups.
2013 Layman of the Year Award - was presented to Jon Blackwood of Johns
Creek Christian Church on Sunday, January 19, 2014 by 11 members of the Georgia
Disciples Men’s Commission.
Elders & Deacons Workshop - March
7-8 at Christmount with Dr. Margaret Ralph of Lexington
Theological Seminary will keynote.
Camp Needs List - Revised -
Much has been accomplished at Camp Christian over the last year
- but there is still much to do to prepare camp for the 2014
Camping season. Check out the revised list of projects and
supplies needed at Camp Christian.
2013 Congregational Projects for Camp Christian - Learn how your congregation can design and carry out a
project for Camp Christian to raise money to pay a camp mortgage payment.
A letter from Karen Frank-Plumlee,
A flyer about Congregational Projects