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Welcome to Perimeter
We are pleased that you have chosen to visit our web site and we hope you will come and visit us in person as well. As you explore our site you'll notice that we have a lot to offer the families and individuals in our community, including things for children of all ages as well as adults, no matter what their age or stage of life (single, married, divorced, widowed, whatever). Perimeter is a truly a come as you are church. It's a safe place to explore the truths of Christianity and it's a great place to experience growth and community.
Our services feature a blend of traditional hymns with contemporary praise songs, and will often feature drama, personal testimonies, and dance - providing a dynamic and impacting time of worship. We were all created to worship and at Perimeter Church our desire is to help you worship well.
Sunday: 9:00 AM (Sanctuary)
Sunday: 10:45 AM (Sanctuary, Chapel, Hanger)
KidsQuest - Kindergarten-4th GradeSunday: 9:00 & 10:45 AM
Childcare - 0-5 yrs old (Pre-Kindergarten)Sunday: 9:00 & 10:45 AM
Outreach & Volunteer
Reaching the City
There are many ways to serve with A Beacon of Hope. These are just a few. Click the button below for the complete list and to begin the volunteering process.
Baby and Me Boutique Team: Our Boutique is a perfect way to serve right in your community by giving a few hours a month or quarter to help spruce up the Boutique or to assist with special projects.
Meal Provision Team: Meal Provision is a simple way to serve and support the mission of A Beacon of Hope - Parent Organization. Tuesday evenings at the Johns Creek location. Due to the wonderful group of patients attending regularly on Tuesday nights, we are now needing to feed about 25. Often times a small group, or a group of friends works the best. We are so thankful our attendance is so high, celebrate with us.
Beacon of Hope
First Sunday of every month, 8:00 - 8:45 AM
Let's come together and pray for the lives of the unborn and for the women in unplanned pregnancies. Join us as we pray for A Beacon of Hope, Pregnancy and Relationship Resource Parent Organization, the first Sunday of every month. Contact Leslie Whitten for more information or you can just drop in and join us.
Corners Outreach: Homework Club
Monday-Thursday, 3:15 - 4:30PM
Norcross, Duluth and Dunwoody
Corners Outreach is expanding and they need volunteers that can help at both locations with elementary homework, quiz on math facts (flashcards), listen to children read, help them practice for spelling tests, etc. Volunteer one day, one hour, multiple days or multiple hours.
Duluth Hands of Christ: Food Pantry
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Volunteers are needed to work in the food pantry at Duluth Hands of Christ. They will sort food, fill food orders for clients and assist clients with getting food to their cars. Contact the co-op to work a 2 or 4 hour shift - 770.623.9563.
Eagle Ranch – Houseparent Openings?
Interested in a local mission opportunity with your spouse? Eagle Ranch is hiring Houseparents to begin May 2018. Eagle Ranch, in Flowery Branch, is a Christian residential children’s program. Houseparents live on the Ranch, helping care for up to seven boys or girls. Click below for more information.
ESL Teachers Needed
Saturday mornings during the school year, C Building
Do you have a heart for internationals? Would you like to invest in both their ability to learn English as well as their spiritual lives? Perimeter has a dynamic ESL ministry and it is growing! We are in need of additional ESL teachers. No previous teaching experience needed and training will be provided. Qualifications: native English speaker and actively serving and worshipping in an evangelical church.
ESL: Student Volunteer Needed
Saturdays, 8:30 - 10:30 AM
Perimeter Church’s ESL ministry is looking for 1-2 students to assist each week. Job description entails making copies; setting up book tables; setting up refreshment tables, and preparing coffee and tea for coffee break. This is a great opportunity for high school students who may be needing service hours.
Support After School Tutoring
Spend time with middle and high school students. Share a meal, play soccer, assist with homework. Start an elementary tutoring program at an apartment complex in Clarkston. Join the Friends of Refugees Youth Program to make a difference in the life of students and their families.
Assist Refugees with Resumes and Job Skills
Café Clarkston Employment Center is a vital part of assisting refugees looking for jobs in the Atlanta area. Find your place in the Internet café, and use your knowledge and skill to help a refugee write a resume, find jobs to apply for, or prepare for an interview.
There are many ways to serve with Good Samaritan Health Center. These are just a few of them.
There are many ways to serve at Hi Hope. For a complete list, click a button below:
Develop a longstanding relationship with one of our 5 groups homes by sponsoring and participating in regular activities with the residents and, optionally, helping with some house beautification projects to make the house a true home.
Take your passion, whether that be dancing, singing, walking, painting, movie-watching, baking, or whatever, and lead a club at Hi-Hope. The club meet 1-2 times per month for approximately 2 hours.
Hi-Hope hosts a number of annual events with which we need help. The time commitment here increases around the date of the event. Examples include holiday parties, open houses, dances and our signature event - Gwinnett’s Got Talent.
Email Nick Reynolds, or call at 770.963.8694 for more information about these.
Here's an opportunity to get your hands dirty serving in very practical ways. We serve homeowners with needs that they cannot address whether physically, or financially to hire contractors; they are often elderly or handicapped. We help skilled and unskilled people to get out where the needs are, including supervised youth over 12. Projects are great for your Journey Group. If you are comfortable on a ladder, you are a celebrity. Examples projects include: yard work, cleaning gutters in December, occasional handicap ramp projects, Honey-do lists, light electrical & plumbing, and complex projects often need your help. We serve Church members and others in the community. Email us and tell us what interests you and we'll find your sweet spot to serve.
The Justice Team is an anti-trafficking volunteer ministry that meets as a group and partners with multiple organizations in the Atlanta area.
Monthly meetings - 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM in A2131
Movers and Shakers is Looking for Gently Used Furniture
Movers and Shakers Furniture Ministry will pick up your beds, dressers, tables and chairs to be delivered to families in our community who are making a fresh start.
Movers and Shakers Needed
Saturday mornings, Gwinnett County
Movers and Shakers Furniture Ministry needs workers to help load, deliver and pick up donated furniture for families in our community who are making a fresh start. Work days are twice a month on Saturdays from 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. No experience and no long term commitment needed. Great for small groups and family service projects.
Make an IMPACT this year! Teen, Adult, and Teacher volunteers are needed to tutor students in grades K-8 in reading, writing, and math. All learning materials provided. Three locations to serve.
2500 Beaver Ruin Road - Norcross First United Methodist Church
Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM (Now - April 26, 2018)
Saturday, 9:40 AM - 12:00 Noon (Now - April 28, 2018)
6755 Majors Road – Grace Chapel Church
Monday - Thursday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM (Now - April 26, 2018)
Saturday, 9:30 AM - 12:00 Noon (Now - April 28, 2018)
6800 Little Mill Road – Little Mill Middle School
Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM (Now - April 26,2018)
Saturday, 9:30 AM - 12:00 Noon (Now - April 28, 2018)
For more information or to sign up, please email Amy Sol, at call or text at 678.516.5062.
There are so many ways you can serve at the Norcross Co-op. Visit their website for a full list and descriptions.
For information about serving in local prisons contact Jim Cook for men's ministry, and Lynda Stargel for women's ministry.
Check their website for dates of future Loaves and Fishes Meal making events:
Summerour Middle School Teacher Assistants Needed
One Hour A Week or More
321 Price Place, Norcross, GA 30071
Summerour MS is seeking volunteers who speak Spanish fluently and have a high interest in science or social studies to assist teachers in grades 6-8 in our ESOL classrooms. The District funds ESOL teachers for math and language arts only. Please consider coming a minimum of one period a day for as many days a week that you can.
Summerour Middle School WyldLife
We are so excited that Summerour Middle School is starting a WyldLife Club! WyldLife is a club intended to reach the unchurched students of our community with the love of Christ. They are looking for leaders, volunteers, and a prayer team to make it possible.
Book Club and Beaver Ridge Elementary
30 minutes a week for 6 weeks, Norcross
Beaver Ridge has asked Perimeter to help lead a book club to enhance the learning of high level readers. The goal of the club is to help normalize the idea of reading for fun, and engaging the more advanced students at a higher level. We need your help to make book club possible again. All supplies and plans will be provided. If you can commit to helping lead a group for 30 minutes a week during lunch, for 6 weeks in the fall or the spring, we’d love to have you.
Are you a foodie? Like to cook? Like to serve? We need you!
The first Tuesday of each month is Perimeter's night to provide dinner for the Rainbow Village families. We are looking for someone to coordinate the menu and organize volunteers to prepare, and serve 50 people including entrée, sides and drinks (tea or lemonade) dessert is optional! Great opportunity for a connect group, d-group or social group to serve together! The meal is served in the Rainbow Village Community Center Dining Hall in Duluth. Arrival time for meal set-up is 5:45. Dinner is served from 6:00 - 7:00 PM. For more information or to sign your group up, contact Michelle Alcorn.
Each Thursday at 7:00 PM
Big Recess is a weekly opportunity for the Children of Rainbow Village to play and have FUN. Volunteers provide support, supervision, and a variety of exciting activities.
Street Grace is an Atlanta-based, faith-driven organization collaborating with faith, business and community leaders providing a comprehensive path to end Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST) in Metro Atlanta and throughout the United States.
Baskets of Love Needed
Victoria's Friends is in need of Baskets of Love for their outreach events to the women in Atlanta strip clubs. The baskets can include lotion, makeup, jewelry, journals, Bibles, scarves, socks, candles, etc. Contact Sharon at 770.271.7540 for more information and to arrange a delivery.
Our trained and treasured volunteers deliver beautiful gift baskets to men and women working in strip clubs and prostituted areas throughout Metropolitan Atlanta. Victoria’s Friends’ Basket Outreach started in 2000 and has always been the heart of our support ministry to dancers. By showing simple gestures of love on Outreach, we see huge glimpses of God! To inquire about outreach training, contact Dianne.
Wellspring Living Meal Team
Mornings, afternoons and weekends
Do you love to cook and create new recipes and meals! Would you and a group of friends be interested in cooking and/or catering a nutritious meal for our programs? Serve on our Meal Prep Team and create fun memories with participants while enjoying good food!! We are in need of morning, afternoon and weekend teams to help prepare, teach and/or cater meals!
Empowered Living Academy
Office Technology Instructors – Volunteers with Microsoft Office experience and ability to teach basic skills in Word and Excel.
Donor/Sponsor – Volunteers can help raise donations such as clothing (children & adult sizes), toiletries, and etc. as well as sponsor field trips, lunch/dinner outings, graduation/celebrations and etc.
Professional Development Mentors – Mentors will provide one-on-one assistance around building professional skills such as resume building, job searching, mock interviews, professional etiquette and skills needed to successfully thrive in their desired career. Volunteers will mentor a participant during her time at the Academy and during their apprenticeship.
After School Tutoring
Monday - Thursday: 4:30 - 7:00 PM
Azalea Place Apartments
3500 Chamblee Dunwoody Way
Doraville, GA 30340
Come teach and love on the immigrant and refugee kids from Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Bangladesh with your missionaries, Tim Cummins and Ashley Kendall
Soccer Nights Tuesday
Thursday, 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Azalea Place Apartments
3500 Chamblee Dunwoody Way
Doraville, GA 30340
Come play soccer and build relationships with the middle and high school boys from Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Bangladesh!
Email Ashley below, or call 404.358.6766, for more information about either of these opportunities.