EASTERN STAR CHURCH NEWS
       
November 16, 2014 - November 22, 2014
REVISED November 18, 2014

Worship Times!!! Our Worship Service and Sunday School times will be as follows:

9:15 A.M. - Northeast Campus, Fishers Sunday School: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
10:45 A.M. - Northwest Campus, Cooper Rd. Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
12:15 P.M. - Main Campus, E. 30th St. Sunday School: 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 Noon

 

JEWEL Childcare/Preschool
is now enrolling!
6 weeks to Pre-K
For more information please call
(317) 591-5055


Our mission is to provide a loving, nurturing, safe and healthy Christian environment that maximizes the learning potential of children.

JEWEL Childcare/Preschool admits students of any race, color, nation and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin.

“Train up a child in the way he should go… Proverbs 22:6”

 

Attention: Eastern Star Church Family, Friends, and Visitors: JEWEL Childcare Preschool is ENROLLING for the 2014-2015 school year AND they are NOW offering a PART TIME ENROLLMENT PLAN for infant and toddlers beginning January 2015! Call (317) 591-5055 to set up a tour and enroll your Jewel today!

Membership Data Update DRIVE! Is Your Membership Record Current? Have you had a name, telephone number, e-mail change  or Have you moved within the past 6-12 months?    if you have had ANY changes; Please help us keep mailing costs down by completing a Member Update form located at the Ushers Station or online Help us to support you in the very best way we can. All  Personal Data is kept Confidential. Thank you.

Eastern Star Church is on Streaming Faith! You can view the entire 12:15 service LIVE on Streaming Faith, the largest streaming broadcaster! Simply tune your web browser to the following link, http://campus.316networks.com/eastern-star-church/ create a username & password and you are all set! Tell your family and friends locally and across the miles to join us in worship LIVE each week!

If you are interested in joining Eastern Star Church and was unable to respond at invitation, please call 591-5050, ext. 117 and talk with Minister Wynesia Jackson to share your interest in joining.

Garden on the Go® brings fresh, affordable fruits and vegetables to our neighborhood-- Come out on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 11:00am-11:45am, Eastern Star Church, 5750 E. 30th St., Indianapolis, IN. (West side of building-Banquet Room Entrance).   Garden on the Go® accepts: Cash, debit, credit and food stamps.

Eastern Star Church...Volunteers are needed at our Northwest Campus for Parking and Security Ministry! If you are looking to serve God and get involved in ministry, please consider becoming a Security and Parking Volunteer. Stop by the Parking/Security Ministry recruitment table (at the NW location only) for more information or email kford@easternstarchurch.org.

Attention Job Seekers: JEWEL Human Services partnered with Edna Martin Christian Center for WorkSource Training. This is the LAST training for the year. If you are unemployed and having a hard time getting a job or you want to advance in your current position then try WorkSource Training. Training includes three(3)two-hour sessions for building your resume, job searching, networking and more. Please plan to attend 2 out of 3 sessions. Class dates are as follows:  Tuesday, November 4, 11, and 18. Seating is limited. JEWEL Human Services Building is located at 5719 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46218. For more information call (317) 547-5483 x 109 or email Ashlyn McNeal amcneal@easternstarchurch.org

This is a reminder that the last Bible Study for 2014 is on Wednesday, November 19, noon and 7:00 p.m. at the Main Campus. On behalf of Pastor Jeffrey A. Johnson, Sr., and the Eastern Star Church Staff, we pray that you will have a blessed Holiday season and we look forward to seeing you next year.  

JEWEL Bible Bookstore Holiday Sale! The Holidays are upon us! Put JEWEL Bible Bookstore on your list to stop in and purchase your gifts! Need boxed cards for Christmas? We have a wide variety for all. Our in store MUSIC, BIBLES, BOOKS AND GIFTS are on SALE NOW, but show and mention this bulletin announcement to receive an additional 10% off of your total purchase! Please note:  JEWEL Bible Bookstore will be closed on Wednesday, November 26 and reopen on Thursday, November 27after Thanksgiving service. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

The Eastern Star Church Sunday School Department presents Christmas Family Reunion II: Lila Mae's Dream Vacation on Saturday, November 22, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Northwest Campus. This play takes place in The LOBBY of the Bali Hai Bed and Breakfast Inn where Lila Mae & Henry are supposed to be taking a weekend off for Rest & Relaxation, but God has a different plan for this unique and influential couple when they get stuck at the hotel with hurting people after a bad storm washes away the only means of leaving this little getaway...Lila Maes Dream Vacation becomes a journey of healing and restoration for a rich obnoxious couple, a single father and his son, a bitter single professional woman and two wayward teens looking for trouble.

The Music Ministry is seeking volunteers to assist with the worship and song display at the Main and NW Campuses.Computer experience requested; software training will be provided. If you are someone who is eager to serve, then we need you!  Contact Sherri Garrison at sgarrison@easternstarchurch.org to express your interest!

"Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving Day"Join us on Thursday, November 27, 10 a.m. at the Main Campus for our Thanksgiving Day Celebration Service! We will praise, worship, and celebrate God and His faithfulness. Join us as we give thanks individually and corporately for Gods' Grace, Mercy, and Bountiful Blessings toward us. Be sure to invite relatives and friends! Dress Casual.

The Young Adult Ministrypresents a Life Class “No Life to New Life:  Living Life as a Young Adult Christian” on Friday, November 21, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at the Main Campus Sanctuary. Special guest psalmist, Pastor Terrance Bridges will lead us in worship and guest panelists, Jay Johnson, Darius Middlebrooks, Dodi Moncrief and Makada Lands will be there to share their journey. Please bring soap and/or canned goods to donate to the Dayspring Center! Friend us on FB @ ESC_YAM for more information.

Baptism:  There is no sign-up necessary however; you must have completed a New Member Enrollment Form. For more information, please call the New Member Information Line at (317) 591-5390 press 3, then 5 or visit www.easternstarchurch.org; you must be a member of Eastern Star ChurchMen & Boys:  Solid White T-Shirt, black full underwear (no bikini) and white socks. Women & Girls: Solid black undergarments, e.g. undershirt or bra, full underwear (no bikini or thongs), full-slip, white socks, and a white shower cap (optional). White shirt, pants, or gown provided. Please bring a dry set of undergarments. For more information, please call the New Member Information Line at (317) 591-5390 press 3, then 5 or visit www.easternstarchurch.org  A white shirt & pants or gown will be provided.  Please bring a dry set of undergarments.Check-in for baptism candidates begins at 4:00 p.m. the CUTOFF time for check-in is 4:30 p.m.  

A Photo And Certificate Will Be Available For Pickup In The Chapel After Service. If these items are not picked up, please call the Main Campus (317) 591-5050 and make arrangements pick up from the Receptionist Desk.

Members Only - November Baby Dedication Celebration! Mark your calendars for Sunday, November 23rd,  at 12:15 p.m.  Please have your request submitted by Thursday, October 23.  Please visit the Eastern Star Church website at www.easternstarchurch.org  click the member services tab; then click on baby dedication form or email lspidle@easternstarchurch.org. Please provide the baby’s full name, date of birth, hospital, parent’s names, and a valid e-mail addressAll family members and guests are to arrive no later than 11:45 a.m. for reserved seating privileges.

The Barnabas Ministry is looking for men & women who are passionate about helping new members get connected to Christ and Eastern Star Church. Members are required to serve at least one Sunday a month, attend monthly ministry meetings and contact new members during the week. If you are interested, talk with a Barnabas steward or call the Barnabas Ministry Hotline @ 591-5390, press 8, then 6.

Health/Wellness November  2014 Activities Begin! Let’s Get Active!(Main Campus):

Fitness Track (Walk, Run)

Mon, Tue, Thurs @ Main

6:00p.m - 9:00p.m.

Men's 35 & Under Basketball

Tues and Thurs @ Main

6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
Youth Basketball Registration  Sats: Nov 8th & Nov 15th $40 @ Main 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Line Dancing Mon  $5 cost @ Main  6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
5K/Mini Marathon Training Thurs @ NE 6:30p.m. - 7:30p.m. 
Senior Saints Body Building Tues and Thurs @ Main 3:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.

For more information, contact Cecil Sinkfield, 317-591 5050 x 159 or email

For monthly and weekly events, refer to the 2014 Calendar.