June 1, 2017
2017 Summer 
Sermon Series
Sibling Rivalry, Stressed Parents, and Anxious Families in the Bible*

June 11 (Trinity Sunday)
James Lamkin, Preacher
The First Family Was Dysfunctional
The Creation from God's Trombones
read by Theresai Manley

June 18 (Father's Day)
James Lamkin, Preacher
Two Sons Who Never Looked forward to Father's Day
(Jacob and Esau)

June 25
James Lamkin, Preacher
Being Blessed is a Mixed Bag
(Genesis 12: Abraham and
the burden of being a blessing.)

July 2
James Lamkin, Preacher
The Tale of Two Sisters
(Mary and Martha)
       
July 9
Jeffrey Dunkerley, Preacher
A Certain Mother Had Two Sons
(Genesis 25-27, Esau and Jacob)

July 16
James Lamkin, Preacher
Wherever You Go, There You Are
Genesis 28 (Jacob's Ladder)
 
July 23
James Lamkin, Preacher
There Are Many Kinds of "Biblical Families"
(Ruth and Naomi)
 
July 30
Hymn Sing-A Worship Service of Song
Keith Walker, Director of Music Ministries
 
August 6
Jeffrey Dunkerley, Preacher
The Spiritual Gift of the Limp
(Jacob wrestles God...and loses.)    
 
August 13
James Lamkin, Preacher
You're My Favorite
(Joseph sold into slavery by his brothers.)
 
August 20  
James Lamkin, Preacher
God's Grace is Greater than Siblings are Mean
(Joseph forgives his brothers.)
 
August 27
James Lamkin, Preacher
When Pharaohs Forget...the Anxiety of Production
(The times of Moses.)
 
September 3
James Lamkin, Preacher
Collect Call
(Moses and the vocation of liberation)   
 
*I will be consulting with Daniel Headrick about preaching occasionally.  Also, some of the sermon titles and topics may shift over the summer.

NDBC Music Ministry
Presents Nathan Jones, Organ Recital 
Saturday, June 3, 2017
     The Music Ministry of Northside Drive Baptist Church is pleased to present Nathan Jones, in an organ recital on Saturday, June 3 at 4 p.m. in the Sanctuary.  Jones is the Assistant Director of Music and Organist for Winder United Methodist Church. He has planned an eclectic program titled From Bach to Brubeck. The concert is free and open to the public. 
~ Dr. Keith H. Walker, Director of Music Ministries
Pentecost Sunday
Jeffrey Dunkerley, Preaching June 4, 2017
    We celebrate the Feast of Pentecost this Sunday, June 4. Jeffrey Dunkerley, will be preaching. The children will process carrying traditional symbols representing the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles. The choir will be singing "Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies" by Gerald H. Knight.
~Dr. Keith H. Walker, Director of Music Ministries 
Children's Choir Party and Summer Church School Kick-off
June 4, 2017 at 9:30 AM 
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     School's out!   Summer break is here! Children are invited to join us for an end-of-season children's choir party to celebrate a joyful year of music-making by the children of the Celestial and Cherub Choirs.   Children will meet in the Undercroft this Sunday, June 4 th, from 9:30 to 10:45 for a relaxing time of play, music games, Clown Corn Hole, Freeze Dance, and play time with musical instruments.   We will also enjoy refreshments and time on the playground (weather permitting).   What a fun way to end the choir season and to begin summer children's church school with its emphasis on missions. 

For questions, contact Mary Lou at  marylou@northsidedrive.org  
~Mary Lou Swann, Director of Children's Choirs 
 
Summer Lecture Series 
June 4 - August 27, 2017 at 9:30 AM 
Fellowship Hall

Join us this Sunday for:

June 4: Study of Islam
A Christian Theologian Looks at Islam
Dr. Rob Nash
 
June 11: Study of Islam
A Christian Theologian Looks at Islam
Dr. Rob Nash
 
June 18: Study of Islam
An Art Historian Looks at the Art and
Architecture of Islam
Jordan Clark
 
June 25: A Physicist Presents...
With a Surprise Lecture
Dr. Jim Mahaffey
 
July 2: No Church School
 
July 9: Study of Islam
A personal Look at Islam
Imam Plemon El-Amin
 
July 16: Study of Islam
A personal Look at Islam
Imam Plemon El-Amin
 
July 23: Study of Islam
A Personal Look at Islam
Imam Plemon El-Amin
 
July 30: A Physicist Presents...
With a Surprise Lecture
Dr. Jim Mahaffey
 
August 6: Jesus and the Subversive Gospel:
Matthew 5 - Subverting Moses
Dr. Steve Sheeley
 
August 13: Jesus and the Subversive Gospel:
Matthew 6 - Subverting the Priests
Dr. Steve Sheeley
 
August 20: Jesus and the Subversive Gospel:
Matthew 7 - Subverting the Pharisees
Dr. Steve Sheeley
 
August 27: A Physicist Presents...
With a Surprise Lecture
Dr. Jim Mahaffey
 
September 3: No Church School

Summer Sunday Worship
in the Chapel
 
     On June 11, we will begin our time of worshiping in the Chapel. James will present a sermon series titled "Sibling Rivalry, Stressed Parents, and Anxious Families." Please join us as you are able for these timely messages. 
Summer in the Chapel
What:  Ted Yoder House Concert  

When:  Friday, June 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Where:  Home of Ruth & Armand Kramedjian
             3961 Paces Ferry Drive
             Atlanta, GA  30339

Cost:  Donations requested - there will be a no "cover" charge or tickets sold; our generous donation will continue to support Ted's music.  Ted will also have recordings for sale.

RSVP:  Space is limited to 50 people; please let us know you're coming no later than Thursday, June 8, 2017, by emailing Steven Sheeley (ssheeley4@comcast.net).

     National Hammered Dulcimer champion Ted Yoder has been called "the Bela Fleck of the hammered dulcimer."  Ted profoundly reimagined his instrument of choise, inventing a fresh musical vocabulary along the way - "Yoderizing" - and his virtuosity is boundless.  His recorded body of work has garnered him plaudits from the jam band community, the folk scene, worship music fans, and music lovers of all ages.  When he plays live, everyone becomes a fan.  You can learn more about Ted and his music by visiting his website (www.tedyoder.com) or looking for him on YouTube.  Please come join us...you won't want to miss this!
Missions Ministry  

Concert Saturday, June 24

     The Festival Singers of Atlanta, an a cappella chamber choir, will present a summer concert Ease on Down the Yellow Brick Road on Saturday, June 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Wade Hall at St. Mark United Methodist Church, 781 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30308. The program features music from The Wizard of Oz, The Wiz, and Wicked. Desserts and soft drinks will be served. Tickets are $20 per person and available through our website and at the door. Proceeds will help fund future concerts and commissions of new choral works.

For more information, visit our website www.festivalsingersofatlanta.org.
~ Dr. Keith H. Walker, Director of Music Ministries 
Prayer Shawl Ministry shawl
Summer Schedule
Our Summer Schedule is as follows:

June 29th - We will meet at 4pm at Whole Nine Yarns,  

826 Main St. Woodstock, for shopping and then dinner in downtown Woodstock.

 

July 20th - We will meet at 12pm at Eat, Pray, Knit,         

6400 Highland Pkwy, St.1, Smyrna for shopping and then lunch in Smyrna.

 

August 17th - We will meet at 4pm at Cast-On Cottage,      

860 Marietta Hwy, Roswell for shopping and dinner in Roswell.

 

 Then we should be back to our regular schedule in September.
 ~ Susan Harlan
Missions Corner
School Supplies
     School may be out for the summer, but it's time to prepare for "Back to School" projects this summer.  NDBC is collecting supplies for the children served through Agape (Bolton Road area), Edgewood Church (Memorial Drive) and Taliaferro County. Check the ads for great sale prices and help us collect notebook paper (wide ruled), pencils, pens, colored pencils (12 count), erasers, crayons, etc. so that children have the materials needed to begin a new school year. Collection baskets will be at the entrances to the Chapel.
Church Week 
SUNDAY, June 4
    9:30 AM - Summer Lecture Series
  9:30 AM - Children's Choir & Church School Party
11:00 AM - Morning Worship
12:15 PM - Growing Young Committee Meeting 
MONDAY, June 5 - 9
             Children's Summer Drama Camp  
 
SUNDAY, June 11 
Morning Worship in the Chapel 
Volume 9 - Issue 22 
LECTIONARY TEXT 
June 4, 2017 
  Acts 2:1-21
1 Corinthians 12:4-13
John 7:37-39 
HIGHLIGHTS
Summer Sermon Series
NDBC Recital
Jeffrey Dunkerley is Preaching
Children's Choir Party
Summer Lecture Series
Summer Drama Camp
Move to the Chapel
Ted Yoder House Concert
Missions Ministry Retreat
Festival Singers Concert
Summer Schedule Prayer Shawl Ministry
Missions Corner
This Week's
TENDER LOVING
PRAYER
 (TLP List) 
 
The TLP is a Diaconate ministry. Each week's list contains the rotating names of three or four NDBC senior adults.
 
Aline Cofield
Gordon & Billie Davis
Jo Hunter 
 
If you would like
your name placed
on our rotating TLP list, please give the
church office a call.
Birthdays 
June
  Steve Konenkamp - 1
Jolene Thomas - 1
Caitlyn Cook Furr - 2
Barney Moore, Jr. - 3
Nancy Davis - 4
Jackie Poole - 5
James Gilbert - 6
Myrtie Cope - 8
Maria Schroeder - 8
Larry Prince, Jr. - 10
Graham Mudd - 10
Sandy Smith - 13
Rose Hidlay - 15
Micah Nelson - 16
Gene Hill - 18
Joleen Neel - 18
David Fletcher - 21
Barbi Avery - 22
Dorsett Davis - 24
Melissa Boekhaus - 25
Joann Warmack - 26
Lisa Bridges - 26
Steven McAllister - 26
Henry Hurst - 27
Jim Nicol - 27
Lois Pickering - 30  
ROMEOS
Retired Older Men
Eating Out 
    Every 3rd Tuesday of the month our "Retired Older Men" eat lunch together at Piccadilly Cafeteria from 12 PM-1 PM. It's a time to visit with friends, tell stories and eat good food (bring your lunch money)!

Piccadilly Cafeteria
1715 Howell Mill Rd.
PASTOR'S 
WEDNESDAY 
MORNING BIBLE 
STUDY

No Bible Study during Summer Break 
from   
June - July 2017

Wednesday @ 10:30 AM
Conference Room

     We meet weekly from 10:30-11:30 AM, in the church's Conference Room. We study the texts selected in the Revised Common Lectionary for the next Sunday. Large print editions are available each week and for the upcoming Sunday. Discussion is deep and wide and lively. All are invited.
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