Preparing for Phase 3 of Reopening

Preparing for Phase 3 of Reopening 1

An update on the 5 Phases of Reopening: Lately, I have been in Walmart, COSTCO, Publix, convenience stores, and several restaurants. Although every business I have been to has adhered to all the COVID-19 guidelines, I have come to the realization that the safest place I have been is in worship on Sundays at Eastmont. […]

A Church Update

A Church Update 2

Updates at the church: If you are getting tired of COVID-19 please raise your hand (did you wash it first?). I don’t do well with mask-wearing. I never have, even though I have to do it periodically visiting hospitals. I miss a handshake or a hug or getting to visit our sick or those having […]

Regathering Updates and Encouragement

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Some, if not most, would say that we are living in perilous times. Although I can’t deny that, I would rather think more optimistically and say that, for the church, these are more opportune times. Yes, we are in the midst of a pandemic with multiple reasons for all of us to be gravely concerned. […]

Staying Up to Date & Caring for One Another

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There were 14 of us Zooming together in our staff meeting this week. Technology has allowed us to do so much more during this pandemic than we could do otherwise. The ability to live stream our Sunday morning worship and for many LifeGroups to continue to study God’s Word together has truly been a blessing. […]

COVID-19 Update: April 6

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As of Saturday, April 4, our State is under a shelter-in-place order by Governor Kay Ivey. What has been seen by many as a suggestion now has become law. Simply put, everyone should STAY HOME with few exceptions. As a result of this order and to do our part to contain this COVID-19 virus, we […]

God is in Control

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“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble” (Psalm 46:1). As I write to you this is day five of the fifteen days that our president asked all Americans to observe a self-quarantine of sorts to attempt to curb the spread of the Coronavirus. Yesterday, after 24 hours of a persistent […]

Homeless Sleeping Mat Ministry: How to Help from Home

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*During the COVID-19 Pandemic, this ministry will not be meeting on Wednesdays. We will let you know when we begin meeting again! Thank you for all your help collecting and prepping bags in the meantime. We know we will be able to come back stronger than ever! There are so many different ministries happening at […]

COVID-19 Update: March 17th

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Eastmont Family: Your church staff and leadership met Tuesday afternoon to discuss our response to the COVID-19 virus and the latest urgings from our local and federal government leaders and medical experts concerning group gatherings.  As a result of prayer and seeking wise, spiritual counsel, we believe it best to forego all scheduled activities, physical […]

Schedule Changes due to COVID-19

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We will use this page to keep you up to date as our normal schedule is changed due to current events. This includes church events and activities that have been postponed or canceled as well as schedule changes. This page was last updated on March 17th at 3:45pm. Weekly Activities: WEDNESDAY: Wednesday evening activities have […]

Coronavirus Update – 3.14.20

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Since Eastmont’s last update concerning our response to the COVID-19 virus and its effects on our church gatherings, the Eastmont staff and leadership have discussed further adjustments to be made for this Sunday, March 15, 2020.  As a result of our discussion, we agree it best to amend our Sunday schedule in the following ways […]