EASTERN STAR CHURCH NEWS
       
September 14, 2014 - September 20, 2014
REVISED September 15, 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”

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, September 16, 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.

Due to low registration, the Young Adult Ministry Uncovered Masquerade Ball scheduled for Friday, September 19 has been CANCELLED.

Membership Data Update DRIVE! Is Your Membership Record Current? Have you had a name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address change within the past 6-12 months? Please complete the online Member Data Update Form located at www.easternstarchurch.org under the members services tab or pick up a form at the Welcome Centers available at each campus.

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

Join Pastor Jeffrey A. Johnson Sr., and the Eastern Star Church Choirto celebrate and fellowship with the Zion Hope Baptist Church Family in honor of Pastor Tony McGee and First Lady Kim on their 5th Pastoral Anniversary on Sunday, September 21st, 7:00 p.m. at 5950 E. 46th Street Indianapolis, IN 46226. Do not miss this special time of Word, Worship & Fellowship!

Join Pastor Jeffrey A. Johnson Sr., and the Eastern Star Church Choir to celebrate and fellowship with Dr. David Hampton and First Lady Hope Hampton at Light of the Word Christian Church in honor of his 2nd Pastoral Anniversary on Sunday, September 28, 7:00 p.m. at 4646 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228. Do not miss this special time of Word, Worship & Fellowship! 

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.

“Let My People Vote!” Campaign—Eastern Star Church will be a 100% voting congregation! If you are not registered to vote, go to the chapel or ministry area after worship service at all campus locations. All members who are registered voters show your leadership by filling out the voter pledge cards that will be in your church bulletin on Sunday, September 7 and September 14 and give it to the Ushers. Your vote does count! In the State of Indiana if you have a past felony you can vote! Make your voices heard, on Tuesday, November 4 get out, and vote!

Back by popular demand the 6-Week Marriage Class from Pastor Jeffrey A. Johnson’s book Song of Solomon!" Class startson Sunday, September 7 and continuesthrough Sunday, October 12 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., in Room E133 at the Northeast (Fishers) Campus. We would love for you and your spouse to attend. Remember this class is also open to the public. So, feel free to invite your married friends, coworkers, or family members. This class will be an hour full of marital power!

Whom are you going to invite to Back to Church? It is time to reach out and invite your friends, family members, and neighbors to church! People need to know that there is a community of people, like our church, who will love them just as they are. Eastern Star Church is joining the National Back to Church Sunday movement to help "Invite America Back to Church” on Sunday September 21st. Did you know that most people who have dropped out of church have not lost their faith in God; rather circumstances of life has caused them to drift away. We encourage you to step out in faith and invite someone to rediscover church. O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in Him. (Psalm 34:8KJV).

Members Only - September Baby Dedication Celebration! Mark your calendars for Sunday, September 28th at 12:15 p.m.   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 September  2014 Activities Begin! Let’s Get Active!(Main Campus):

Fitness Track (Walk, Run)

Mondays, Tuesday, Thursdays

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

Co-Ed softball

Games Saturdays 

4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7:00pm
Line Dancing Mondays  $5 cost 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.

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

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