"Our Mission is to bear witness to God's love and invite, encourage, and prepare God's people to share that grace with others." 
Current Worship Practices Remain in Affect for COVID-19 Protocols
We are aware of rising cases of COVID-19 due to the Delta variant currently infecting unvaccinated individuals & some who are vaccinated. Please continue to be vigilant during the services and respect the safe practices we have in place.
Blessing of Backpacks and Ice Cream Social Aug. 8th after 10:30AM Service School is about to start again, so it’s time to bless the back packs (and it’s been really hot this Summer)! What better way to celebrate the kickoff of school and cool off by enjoying an Ice Cream Social for kids & adults on Sunday August 8th after the 10:30AM service. This event will be rain or shine as we will be able to gather together under the pavilion. We hope to see you there and enjoy ice cream and toppings!  
Adult Christian Formation this Sunday
Christian formation class is usually held on Sundays at 9:40 am either in person, or via Zoom. Please contact Ron Allen at or contact Fr. Paul for Zoom meeting information. Current topics have been about how to adjust to the current climate as a faithful Christian in a divided community. 
Reach Meeting: Sunday August 8th at Noon
No meeting in July - The next meeting will take place Sunday August 8th. Reach typically meets the second Sunday of the month after Sunday services. All are Welcome! Come see what in-reach and out-reach are all about.
Journeys Group Meeting August 14th
Journeys is a group that offers support, care, and compassion to those coping with grief, loss or any difficult life challenge. If you are seeking support through fellowship, please join us the second Saturday of each month from 11:30am-12:30 in the Activity Building. Please call Suzie Hart at 404.234.5294 for more information.
Southern Comforters to Meet August 15
All are welcome to fellowship with those who knit and crochet to make blankets for children in difficult circumstances, and prayer shawls for our parishioners and friends. This ministry meets on the third Sunday of each month after services in the activities building. 
Dominoes to Begin again August 27 at 7pm!
Join us for adult fellowship playing Mexican Train Dominoes! Bring a simple snack to share and your favorite beverage. Dominoes typically meets the last Friday of each month. Newcomers are always welcome!
Altar Flowers: Dates Still Available
Thank you for supporting the Altar Flower Ministry. Please fill out a flower form at the church, or email your dedication (complete with wording in thanksgiving for/in memory of) to There are numerous dates available for September and October.
ECA Directory: Photos are missing from Families & Individuals!
Did you know that ECA has an online directory? You can download and print this directory at home, or we can print it in the office for you (donations for the cost of color printing welcome). There is also a mobile app available so you have access available anytime, anywhere ( Apple App Store: Get the iPhone / iPad app here. Google Play Store: Get the Android app here) Many families at ECA are missing photos for this directory. Please take a 'selfie' and email it, or send your favorite family photo to Click here to access the directory. Note: It is password protected. Please email the office if you need the password.
Ushers, Lectors and Counters Needed: Especially at the 8:30 am Service As we transition back to traditional worship, we are beginning to schedule volunteer positions again. Currently, we are in need of ushers, lectors and counters. If you are interested in volunteering on Sunday mornings, please email Thank you!
Reach Collecting Food items for Local Food Pantries We Support We may not be gathering for in-person worship due to diocesan restrictions, but the need for food items at our local food pantries continues. ECA is supporting local charities such as Never Alone and Papa’s Pantry in their food ministries. You are welcome to come by on Sundays to drop off these much-needed items, or drive-by the office during the week. Thank you for your continued generosity and support of helping those in need! 
Do you need Prayer, Counseling or Confidential Assistance?
Fr. Paul is making his Pastoral Rounds virtually via telephone calls and online check-ins. If you are in need of counseling, prayer, simple virtual visit or confidential assistance; please contact Fr. Paul directly at or call him at 770-490-7234. You may also contact the ECA Senior Warden, Wanda Ziembinski at Part of what makes ECA so special is the community and support we offer to one another!
Each Month we make our Monthly Financials Available
(YTD) Through June 2021          Actual                        Budget                 +/-           
Revenues                                       $130,461                 $121,687              $8,774 
Expenses                                        $103,963                $117,527           ($13,564)
Net Year to date                           $26,498                   $4,160               $22,338