Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Weekend of Service:
In partnership with Hands On Atlanta, Ebenezer’s Outreach & Young Adult Ministry will provide Free Groceries, Blankets, Hand Sanitizer and Masks from 1-4 pm on Saturday, January 16 behind the Educational Building located on the corner of Auburn Avenue & Jackson Street. The project is seeking donations of thick wool socks, hand warmers, and gloves.
Virtual Martin Luther King, Jr. Shabbat:
Celebrate the MLK Shabbat with Temple and Ebenezer Baptist Church clergy at 7 pm on Friday, January 15, 2021.
Watch and Participate at www.the-temple.org/mlk-shabbat.
Then join us at 8:15 for a gathering and fellowship. Join us after the service for 45 minutes of small group conversation, with guiding questions and a chance to get (re)acquainted with brothers and sisters in faith.
Pre-registration is required for the gathering.
Interfaith Young Adult Ministry “MLK Weekend” Event:
Join OneTable in partnership with The Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church and The Temple for an interactive virtual art gathering to explore how art unites us. We’ll be led by Atlanta-based artist Brian the Creator in a hands-on draw-along — creating personalized art inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. During this final act of the workweek, we’ll get messy and embrace the imperfect by creating with charcoal.
A Lenten Book Study:
Ebenezer is partnering with St. Luke's Episcopal for a special 8-week Lenten book study of the book Caste by Isabel Wilkerson, starting February 24. The bestseller examines the laws and practices that created what she describes as a bipolar, Black and white caste system in the United States. The book study is a program of NOW and will meet on Wednesdays at 6 pm.
We will continue COVID-19 testing into the new year. Testing will be available from 10 am to 4 pm on January 19th, January 26th, February 2nd, February 16th, and February 23rd.
Navigating Our World:
Join us for Navigating Our World (N.O.W.) on Wednesdays at 6 pm.