HARBORSIDE NEWS

You’re Invited

Saturday, March 31st 5:00 PM – 7:00PM   Sunday, April 1st 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM   Children’s Programming will be offered during all services for 3rd grade and under.

Beach Baptisms

October 7  |  5:00 PM

 

Join us at Honeymoon Island State Park as we celebrate baptism. Sign up online or at Guest Services on Sunday. Email Michelle with questions.

NOW Nights

October 28  |  7:00 PM

 

We’re so excited to worship and connect with all the young adults ages 18-35!

We will meet in the Harborside Chapel from 7 to 8:30pm with a food truck offered at 6pm.

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Ages 18 – 35
Child Care Available ($4 per child)

The Dock (Fall 2018)

Available in the lobby

 

Pick up the Fall 2018 edition of The Dock today to get more information about upcoming events and programming at Harborside.

Sept 2

Last Day to Register for a Connect Group

Find the perfect group that fits your schedule using our online group finder on the Harborside App or the Harborside website. Connect Group enrollment will be open until September 2.

Surfside Summer Camp

Lead. Innovate. Explore.
Surfside Summer Camp 
Every Sunday of the Summer
Inspiring kids, preschool through 5th grade, to lead like Jesus.
Featuring:
Drama – Music – Sports – Adventure – Crafts – New Friendships – Missions

The Current Presents

Give Me A Sign

Aug 19th – Sept 30th

Parents,

Surfside Kids is providing our children, kindergarten through 5th grade, a unique opportunity Aug. 19-Sept. 30 at The CURRENT, our 8:30 a.m. service.  During the series “Give Me A Sign,” American Sign Language instructors will teach basic sign language, including songs, during this 7-week session of The CURRENT.
Following this session, these children will be signing a song in the main worship center for adults.
You don’t want your child to miss this opportunity!

Join us Sundays at 8:30, Aug. 19-Sept.30.

Welcome to Kindergarten Celebration

August 19  |  12:45-2:30 PM

This is an afternoon to welcome our new kindergarteners to Surfside Kids Elementary! We would like to encourage you to invite your friends and family to celebrate this milestone in your child’s life!

Lunch will be provided followed by special programming and presentation of kindergarten certificates.

 

 

Registration is required, please click on the link below to register.

Men of Harborside Breakfast Group

Nov 10  |  8:00 AM

 

Join us for food and fellowship this Fall.

Disciplining Your Children 

Nov 11  |  11:30 AM

 

For parents of SSK kids: A one-hour workshop on disciplining your children for parents of SSK kids led by Jessica Serrano and Yolanda Corteo of Ignite Academy. 

To be held in Room 225 on November 11 during the 11:30 a.m. service.

Surviving the Holidays: GriefShare

December 2
10:00 AM  |  Room 220

Help and hope as you navigate the Christmas season.
Wondering how you will survive the weeks surrounding Thanksgiving and Christmas? Are you dreading these holidays, knowing that everything has changed and that happy memories from past years can’t be recreated?  Our Surviving the Holidays seminar is especially for people who are grieving a loved one’s death. You’ll learn how to deal with the many emotions we face this time of year, helpful tips for surviving social events and how to discover hope for your future.  Join us November 4th or December 2nd at 1pm in room 220.  Email swybo@live.com for more information.

Walk For Life

May, 12th

Walk For Life is a two-mile, fun, family-friendly celebration of Life that is held Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend each year. Money raised during our annual Walk For Life impacts thousands of women, families and teens in our community and beyond each year. Funds raised help to underwrite these free services: Pregnancy tests, life coaching, ultrasounds, childbirth and infant care classes, maternity clothes & baby items, abortion recovery series, and youth development programs in Pinellas County Schools. Currently, there are four convenient Walk Sites where you can participate with friends and family. Your steps DO make a difference for Life! For more information about the upcoming Walk For Life, visit iwalkforlife.com, or contact Crystal at 727-216-1410 ext 402 or crystal@newlifesolutions.org .

Baby Dedication

Sunday, October 14

 

Baby Dedication will be celebrated Sunday, October 14 at all three services.
Identical, mandatory parenting classes will be held on
September 30 and October 7 in Room 219.

A Harbor Holiday

December 2

Harborside has partnered with the City of Safety Harbor to put on a magical holiday event.  Harborside will host a snow-themed night at Waterfront Park, packed with snow slides, inflatables, falling snow and more!

Family Service Project

Sept 23rd | 10 AM – 2 PM | Lunch Provided Join us as we host a field day at the Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranch in Safety Harbor. Serve with your entire family to make an impact in the lives of foster children. The Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranch develops at-risk-youth to set them up for a successful future. We will have inflatables, face paint, water games, and more so don’t forget your towel! Come ready to have some fun and spread the love of Jesus.  

The Collective

Sunday, September 2

Join us for this month’s Middle School and High School event. Its gonna be huge.

The Bay Area’s Largest Egg Drop

March 24th  |   12 P.M.

more than 50,00 eggs, 90-foot ferris wheel, dance party, spider jump trampoline, craft tents, live music, food trucks and more. 12:00 P.M. Gates Open 12:30 P.M. Dance Party 1:00 P.M. Egg Drop 1:30 P.M. Kid Zone

December 2

10:00 AM  |  Room 218

 

In NEXT you’ll get to know Pastor Kurt Parker and other Harborside staff in a comfortable setting with coffee and refreshments. No sign-up is required.  We’re expecting you. We want to help you connect with God and God’s people. Through Next, taught by Associate Pastor Tom Goodlet, we explore the basics of the Bible, our beliefs and baptism. Then we cover who we are, what we do and where you fit in (i.e. our values, programs and church membership).

Harborside Chapel Blog

This blog contains updates on weddings held in the Harborside Chapel and encouraging articles about marriage. We hope you browse through these articles and leave feeling uplifted, inspired, and faith-filled.

Now Available!

Gluten-Free Communion Bread

We are pleased to announce that we now have gluten-free communion wafers available for anyone needing or desiring them.  Stop at the Communion Preparation Room – located just inside the east Auditorium entry doors – prior to service on Sunday.

Harborside Journals

Available for Purchase in the Lobby

They’re great for taking notes in groups and Bible studies, journaling, tracking your prayer requests, or even to supplement your notes in the App on Sundays. Pick up one or more of the Harborside Journals today at Guest Services!

Join Our Content Team

We are excited to announce that Harborside is offering a new area of service on Sunday Mornings! We are looking for skilled photographers, social media enthusiasts, and editors to be apart of a new team called the Content Team.
If you are a creative person and have been hoping to serve in one of these areas, click the link below for more information.

Harborside Moms Ministry Is Growing!

 

Harborside Moms (Mothers of Pre-schoolers & School-Age Children) is a growing ministry with growing needs. To drive this ministry forward, we are looking to hire additional childcare workers for their monthly meetings, usually the second Tuesday of the month.

Text the word helpmoms to 555888  or email Pam@harborsidechurch.org for more information.  

Baby Dedication

October 8

Baby Dedication will be celebrated Sunday, Oct 8 at all three services. Registration is now open online at www.harborsidechurch.org/children/. Identical, mandatory parenting classes will be held on Sept. 24 and Oct. 1 at 10 am in Room 219.

Taste of Grace

Get Involved Today

Taste of Grace volunteers use meals to offer comfort and encouragement, to show love, and to be vehicles for God’s love to those in need. We deliver food to people following a birth, surgery, illness, period of grief or other stressful situation. Simply sign up and you will be added to the email list to receive invitations to participate in a meal registry for families as the need arises. There is no pressure to take a meal when you receive the invitation, just when it works for you to participate. If you know of someone who is in need of meals, please reach out to us. For more information, contact Mary Alger at marylalger@gmail.com. “Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. “Hebrews 13:2