April 1, 2021

The Parkside Insider: April 1, 2021

Parkside’s support groups are designed to provide a place to process difficult situations with a community of people and offer sound biblical teaching as you face these challenges.

“Community is especially essential when you are going through hard times. Our groups help people find a safe place with people of shared experiences,” Pastor Nick Spurgeon explained. “Ultimately, we hope that through teaching and discussion, people will be reminded of their identity in Christ, and begin to ask, How do I live and grow in this situation as an image bearer of Christ?

Our support groups are open to anyone in the church or the community. Two groups will begin new sessions in April:

Single Moms
Begins April 8  |  6:30pm  |  Online
All single moms are invited to join our online spring care group. The group will meet for four Thursdays and will study the book, In His Image, by Jen Wilkin. Register >

Grieving with Hope
Begins April 22  |  7pm  |  Online
If you are grieving the loss of a loved one, we invite you to join us for a ten-week care group. Register >


Last Week's Sermon From
Matthew 21:1-11


Jesus’ humble yet triumphant entry into Jerusalem fulfilled Old Testament prophecy and openly declared His messiahship. Examining the various reactions to the Lord’s arrival, Alistair Begg challenges us to consider our personal response to Christ. Is He a prophet who reinforces our hopes or the King who rules in our hearts? In today’s morally, socially, and politically conflicted world, genuine peace, freedom, and fulfillment can only be found when we submit to Jesus, the one true King.
 
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Coming Up at Parkside
Children’s Nursery Workers Needed
Volunteer Opportunity
As our nursery continues to see increased attendance, we are in need of additional workers for either morning service.

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Transit
April 7
7:30pm  |  The Loft
If you are between the ages 18-35 and are looking for a place to get connected at Parkside, we invite you to attend our weekly young adult gatherings. 

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Student Worship Night
April 8
7pm  |  Commons
Middle and high school students are invited to join us for a night worship, prayer, and reflection led by our juniors and seniors. Please note that there will be no middle school Student Impact on Tuesday.
Baptism 101
April 11
9:45am  |  B208
If you are interested in learning more about baptism, or looking to be baptized, join us for our April class. No registration required.

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Parkside Membership Course
April 11
11:15am  |  A207
Interested in becoming a member at Parkside? Join us for our next membership series. No need to register, but attendance at all classes is required.

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VBC Skit Team Auditions
April 18
12:30pm  |  B020
Calling all actors to join our Olympion 2021 skit team! We are looking for 5 actors, adults or high school students. Actors must be able to commit to a rigorous rehearsal schedule and registration for the audition is required. 

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A Reminder About Masks
Please wear masks properly (top of nose to bottom of chin) at all times in the building, including while singing and in the Children’s Wing. Thank you for your continued understanding and cooperation.

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