Our Vision is to be Transformed by Christ and to see Transformation for Christ.
CHURCH ENGAGEMENT SURVEY
As Pastor Stephen mentioned in his Bread for the Journey article last week, we would like for each Tabernacle attender to fill out the following survey. Please click the button to access the survey.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT ACTIVITIES
We have had a great start to our modified Wednesday night schedule. All activities are physically distanced with COVID-19 protocols. If you are coming with children, please check-in at the desk on the 1st floor. There will not be a Wednesday night meal for the foreseeable future, but we will continue to look at ways of expanding ministry activities in the weeks to come.

6 PM - 6:45 PM
Round Table Bible Study & Prayer - Meets in Fellowship Hall
Young Parent Gathering - Meets in Pavilion
WAM! (Age 4-5th grade) - Meets in rooms 301 & 304
Extended Teaching Care (ages 3 and under) - Meets on 1st floor

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Youth Connect (6th-12th grade) - Meets in Life Center gym

6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Tabernacle Choir Rehearsal - Meets in Worship Center
SUNDAY MORNING ON-CAMPUS BIBLE STUDY
Sunday morning Bible Studies are meeting! All gatherings are physically distanced and are also live on Zoom for those who participate from home. Zoom links will be sent later this week from Rob Sauls. Doors are open at 9:50 AM and Bible study begins at 10 AM. At 10:40 AM, a transition begins to the worship center for the service. Different groups will meet in the following locations:

Adults - Life Center Gym
College - Chapel
Youth (6th-12th grade)- Fellowship Hall
Older Children (age 4-5th grade)- Life Center classrooms
Younger Children (birth-3)- 1st floor preschool rooms

Children's Ministry Information:
  • Extended Teaching Care for ages 3 and under is available each Sunday in the 1st floor preschool rooms at 11 AM with paid workers following COVID-19 procedures. Ages 4 and up attend the worship service with their family.
  • During the Bible study hour at 10 AM, care for ages 3 and under is available in the 1st floor preschool rooms with paid workers following COVID-19 procedures.
  • For Bible study at 10 AM, Mrs. Dana will be teaching a lesson in the Life Center classrooms for children age 4-5th grade with volunteers following COVID-19 procedures.
  • Reservations are no longer required, but we would love to know if you will be joining us. Please let Dana know if you will be here at dana.harman@tabernacle.org!
  • All children should check in at the 1st floor desk before Bible study. Please park at the children's entrance, drop off your child receiving care on the 1st floor and then walk upstairs for Bible study or worship with your older child.
UPCOMING DATES
Minister to Students Search
Our Minister to Students search committee has been meeting, developing a candidate profile, and is now ready to receive resumes. If you know of someone who may be interested in the position, please submit a recommendation or resume to employment@tabernacle.org. More details can be found at tabernacle.org/employment.
Church Conference Vote
The church will vote on the expenditure plan during a called Church Conference at the end of the worship service on Sunday, September 27 without discussion.
Children's Bible Presentation this Sunday
Our church will recognize our 4-year olds, Kindergarteners, and first graders as they "officially" begin attending big church for the first time. Many of these children have already been doing a great job in worship over the last few months and we will celebrate this milestone this Sunday, September 20. Bibles will be presented in person or at home for those who are not joining us in person. Sunday School teachers are contacting each family in preparation for Sunday.
Children's Ole McDermitt's Farm Trip
All families with children in 5th grade and younger are invited for an evening of fun at Ole McDermitt's Farm on Friday, October 2. Bring a picnic supper and join us anytime from 4:30-7:30 PM. Cost per person is $10. Sign up and make payment to Tabernacle by September 27. Contact Dana Harman for more information.
Wednesday Morning Women's Bible Study
The M.E.S.S. women's Bible study will begin on September 16 at 8:45 AM at the Pavilion. The study book will be "Jesus and Women" by Kristi McLelland. It is a thoughtful look at several of Jesus' interactions with women in the Bible that will help fuel your worship of the Living God. Childcare will be provided by reservation only and reservations must be made each week by noon on Monday.
Forge: Men's Fellowship
All men are invited to Forge Men’s Fellowship for Bible study, prayer, and opportunities to connect with other men in our church. Meetings will be each Tuesday at 6:30 AM in the Welcome Center.
Our Journey of Hope
Our Cancer Support Ministry is resuming meeting in person with physical distancing procedures! The next meeting is Wednesday, September 16 at 6 PM. Contact rob.sauls@tabernacle.org for event meeting room details.
MISSIONS MINISTRY
Ongoing Donation Needs for September
Donations can be dropped off in the missions hallway bins.

Open Hands (our community food and assistance center):
Hearty soups, Spaghetti-O type canned foods.
BY THE NUMBERS...
Giving During COVID-19
The ministry of Tabernacle Baptist Church continues during this difficult season for our world. Even with an altered meeting schedule, we would like to encourage you to give normal tithes and offerings as God leads. Our office is now open to the public. You may drop off gifts at the church office during regular office hours, Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm (please note that we have discontinued using the locked drop box now that the offices have reopened). You may also give in person during the Family Worship Services, mail in your gift, give online by clicking the button below, or text "tabernacle150" to 73256.
Sunday's Report - September 13, 2020
Worship Attendance
In-person: 212
Website household views: 87*
Facebook household views: 45*
Contributions September 6, 2020
Unrestricted Gifts - $26,392.81
Envisioning Transformation – $22.00
Budgeted Missions - $1,120.00

Contributions September 13, 2020
Unrestricted Gifts - $28,870.00
Envisioning Transformation – $879.00
Budgeted Missions - $119.00


YTD Giving Report: Oct ’19-Sep ‘20
Revenue Needs - $1,473,077.00
Unrestricted Gifts - $1,341,475.16
Budgeted Missions - $23,491.00
Total Expenditures - $1,483,924.40
Financial Plan Surplus - $9,812.42**

Envisioning Transformation:
Given to Date: $1,007,800.00
Memorials/Honorariums September 6 & 13, 2020

Unrestricted Gifts in Memory of:
Mr. Randy Meigs
Mrs. Frances Miller
Mrs. Carolyn Bailey
Mr. Robbie Smith

Envisioning Transformation in Memory of:
Mrs. Peggy Riley
Mr. Robbie Smith

Missions in Memory of:
Mrs. Sue Braswell (Don Price’s Sister)
*Each household view could be one or more people
** Includes money from federal PPP loan
New Member
Jacob Weinstein
Tabernacle Baptist Church
Sunday School - 9:45 AM Worship Service - 11 AM
150 Tabernacle Drive, Carrollton, Georgia 30117
Church Office: 770-832-7063 Fax: 770-834-2777
Sunday Broadcast: WBTR-FM 92.1 at 11:00 AM

Dr. Dana Harman, Director of Children’s Ministries & Weekday Preschool