GOING AWAY PARTY FOR ALEX AND MELISSA:
FRIDAY, AUGUST 12TH

Friends are hosting a Going Away Party for Alex and Melissa before their move to Austin, TX for Melissa’s grad school program.  All are invited to wish the Grays farewell on Friday, August 12th at 8:00 p.m.  The party will be at Rod and Linda Gray’s home: 3005 Nancy Creek Road, Atlanta, GA 30327.  Please RSVP to Carlyn: carlyn@villagechurchvinings.org.

SUNDAY SCHOOL KICK-OFF: SUNDAY, AUGUST 21ST
Sunday School for all ages will begin on Sunday, August 21st at 9:15 a.m.

EVENSONG: THURSDAY, AUGUST 25TH
Evensong will meet on Thursday, August 25th at Vinings United Methodist Church.
5:30 – Dinner ($5 per person/children under 3 are free)
6:30 – Evensong Worship Service
Childcare will be provided for children through age 4.

FACE TO FACE & GOSPEL MAN:
TUESDAY, AUGUST 30TH

Face to Face and Gospel Man will launch their fall season with an evening together at City Winery at Ponce City Market.  Thad Cockrell, one of our summer worship leaders,  will be performing at 8:00 p.m.
Gospel Man meets the first Thursday of each month beginning October 6th.
Face to Face meets the second Wednesday of each month beginning September 14th.

COMMUNITY GROUPS
There will be two community groups this fall:
MARIETTA-SMYRNA GROUP
2795 Guthrie Street
Smyrna, GA 30080
Hosted by Bryan and Melissa Wyatt
Co-led by Jonathan Adams
Begins Sunday, August 21st

SMYRNA-VININGS GROUP
3518 Belridge Lane
Smyrna, GA 30080
Hosted by Howie and Dina Espenshied
Co-led by Joe and Andrea Shelton
Begins Sunday, August 28th 

The groups will meet every other week.

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY
There are several volunteer positions available on Sunday mornings within the Children’s Ministry.  If you are interested in serving, or would just like to hear more about the available opportunities, please contact Tee: tee@villagechurchvinings.org.