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Join Us at 6:39 pm

March 22, 2012

    Dear Friends, Quick reminder to join us at 6:39 pm on Friday, March 23, 2012 for our SPECIAL TIME of prayer for America. I hope to see you there. Praying for the harvest and the harvesters, Pastor Virgil

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Welcome New Members

March 15, 2012

Friends, Would you join me in welcoming our newest members to Eastside: 1. Hunter Jackson – baptism 2. Brandon Tudor – baptism 3. Ben Tudor – baptism 4. Jason (baptism) and Christina Vaughn (statement of faith)- Brady and Kiley 5. Nicholas (statement of faith) and Andrea Beach (statement of faith) – Logan, Evan, and Zachary…

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Easter Sunday Details, April 8th

March 13, 2012

Friends, Easter Sunday is quickly approaching us, April 8th. Easter 2012 is going to be the BIGGEST Easter Weekend we have ever experience as a church. I would like to ask you to help Eastside prepare for Easter Sunday by doing the following… 1. Pray. Pray. Pray. Pray. And pray some more. 2. Invite your…

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Sacred Assembly

March 9, 2012

It’s a challenge Eastside Community Church is issuing to men, women, teens, and even children. It’s a simple expression of a heart prepared for God’s work—and it illustrates something critical about the revival we are praying and pleading for God to send. It involves a simple piece of chalk. This piece of chalk represents a…

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Pastor Virgil Is In Chicago & Spring Forward

March 6, 2012

Friends, Please pray for me as I am in an all day meeting on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 in Chicago. I am meeting with Church Solutions Group (CSG) to discuss potential next steps for us as a congregation as we explore the future  (i.e. when to add parking, when to add a second service, etc). CSG…

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Disaster Relief Update

March 5, 2012

Dear Friends, Here are some reflections from the team that delivered the supplies from Madison County yesterday. On Sunday, 12 members from Eastside were able to help people affected by Friday’s tornado in Meniffee and Morgan Counties. We began in Meniffe County at the Meniffee County School, where we unloaded all the items donated from…

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Celebrating – A New Discipline

March 1, 2012

Friends, Vivian Wallace (a staff member at Eastside) has been begging us for years to become more celebartory as a church. After many years, we have finally embraced her vision. Here is our plan…. Bishop Desmond Tutu once stated: “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put…

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