HARBORSIDE NEWS

Beach Baptisms

May 19  |  5:00 PM

 

Join us at Honeymoon Island State Park as we witness the public declaration of Harborsiders who have decided to follow Jesus and celebrate with them through their baptism. Sign up online or at Guest Services on Sunday. Email Michelle with questions.

The Dock (Winter 2019)

Available in the lobby

 

Pick up the Winter 2019 edition of The Dock today to get more information about upcoming events and programming at Harborside.

Easter at Harborside

SERVICE TIMES:
Saturday, April 20
5pm

Sunday, April 21
7:30am, 9am, 10:30am, 12pm, 5pm

Join us for Easter at Harborside.

Programming will be available for children, 1st grade and under during the 5pm services, and for 3rd grade and under during the morning and 12pm services.

April 7

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).

Saturday, April 13

9:00 AM

 

Please join us for our Egg Drop on April 13 at 9am. All ages are welcome!
Bring a basket or bag to collect your Easter Eggs. There will be preschool and elementary helicopter egg drop zones.
Bring your family and friends; you don’t want to miss out on all the fun!

Harborside Moms Will Meet

on Tuesday, March 19

 9:30AM to 11:30AM

From pregnancy through High School graduation, we bring
moms together for fellowship, fun, and friendships. We invite you
to walk through life with another mom in your same season.
We would love to have you join us!

Children’s programming is provided if registered.
(first meeting is free)

PARENT WORKSHOP:
Is Your Child Ready for Baptism?
How to Know the Next
Spiritual Step

Sunday, April 28
11:30am   |    Room 225

Is your child asking questions about baptism, salvation, or sin? Surfside Kids is excited to provide a workshop for parents who are interested in learning more about the NEXT step for their children. We want to partner with parents in answering these questions and determine the NEXT best steps for our children. Join us for a workshop developed specifically to answer these questions on April 28. 11:30 a.m. Room 225.

Men Of Harborside
Breakfast Group

Saturday, March 23  |  8AM

Men of Harborside, you’re invited to breakfast! And your stomach is not the only thing that will be fed.

On Saturday, March 23, we will fill you with eggs, bacon and pancakes right before you can fill up spiritually. Hear a challenging message from our guest speaker, then engage in real-life discussion at each table. If you’re looking for spiritual food, mentoring opportunities, and getting real over hot coffee, sign up, then show up.

COST:  $5 each breakfast (payable at the door)
Spring Schedule:  Saturday, March 23   |   Saturday, May 11   |   Saturday, June 8

Questions?  Email Sarah Williams.

Win the Bay

Saturday, May 4

 

Join us for a church-wide day of service as we partner with local organizations to serve our community.

Over 20 locations across Tampa Bay including:

•Florida Dream Center
•Habitat for Humanity
•Metropolitan Ministries
•Kimberly Home
•North Pinellas YMCA
and many more…

Sign up to serve

 

Baby Dedication

May 12   |   8:30, 10 and 11:30am

Baby Dedication will be celebrated on Sunday, May 12th, at 8:30, 10:00, and 11:30 services.

Identical, mandatory parenting classes will be held on April 28 and May 5 at 10 am in Room 219. If you have previously taken this class for another baby dedication, it is not necessary to attend a class. However, you do still need to register your baby by clicking the link below.

Harborside Chapel Open House

Sundays   |   9am – Noon

Harborside Chapel is pleased to announce that we are now hosting open
houses EVERY Sunday from 9am – Noon. We invite you to walk over and
see the Harborside Chapel for yourself!  A hostess will be available to
answer any questions you may have during your self-guided tour.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.  

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