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Upcoming Events at EP
EP Mission Conference
EP is hosting a Mission Conference at the end of March. Our weekend will begin with a Ukraine Breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 25, where we will hear from Kirk Norris on his work in Ukraine. On Sunday evening, March 26, we will host a dinner at 5 p.m. followed by the Mission Fest, where we will hear from a number of global and local mission partners. Plan to join us for the breakfast, the dinner, and the Mission Fest—or any combination of those. If you have questions, please reach out to Kristen MacDonald. Sign up by March 19 using the link below.
VBS Registration for Kids
Come aboard with Jonah for a high-seas adventure! Summer Seaquest runs from July 10-14 and we will have an exciting week of stories, singing, crafts, games, and more. Sailors (age 5 through having completed 5th grade) are invited to sign up now. If you have questions, please contact Bridget Johnson.
We’re so glad you are planning to be a part of the 2023 VBS high-seas adventure, where we will have a whole week to share Jesus with the kids. Please use the sign-up below to let us know how you are able to serve. Volunteers, please register your little ones for nursery and your four-year-olds for VBS here as well. If you have questions, please contact Bridget Johnson.
GriefShare Weekly Support Group
For those grieving the death of someone close, GriefShare, a Biblically-based 13-week series grief support group meets Wednesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. virtually via Zoom and begins on February 15, 2023. Register using the button below or contact Walt and Karen Asplund for more information. You are not alone in your grief. Join us any time for these caring, supportive, and hope-filled sessions. If you know someone who is grieving, we encourage you to consider inviting them and attending together.
EP’s Israel Tour Fall 2023
Plan now to experience the land of the Bible on an 11-day “Biblical Encounter” tour to Israel this fall led by Pastor John Wood in conjunction with Faith Based Expeditions. The itinerary includes the Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, the Jordan River, Jericho, the Dead Sea, Jerusalem, the Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, the Western Wall, Bethlehem, and more. Dates for the main tour are October 24 through November 3, with an optional Petra, Jordan extension November 3-6. Registration is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Look for brochures in the Foyer or contact Grant Thorpe at 443-547-4040 for more information. For trip details or to book your reservation, visit EP’s page on the Faith Based Expeditions website and look for tour EPC1023JW.
Preschool Helpers During Worship Service
We would love to see everyone (ages 20s-70s) take just two weeks per year to help with the little ones during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. If you are ready to bless our families and be blessed yourself in the process, please view the openings and sign up with the button below or stop by the EP Kids table in the Foyer on Sundays. If you have questions, please contact Bridget Johnson.
Pray First Monthly Prayer
Join us for Pray First on the first Sunday of the month from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Chapel as we pray for the Holy Spirit’s transforming work in us and through us as a church. We will be praying for the congregation, ministries of the church, leadership of the church, and outreach to the world around us. This is a wonderful opportunity to join as a church family and lift our voices to our Lord. Questions about how to participate? Contact Brian and Leigh Miller.
Find Help and Give Help
Whether you need financial or food assistance or you want to serve our community, find the information you need on our Find Help page. There you’ll see information on the West Annapolis and Woodside Garden Pantries, financial assistance, and a prayer request form.