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Hospitality Lunch and Learn: If you serve on the Hospitality Team or you are interested in joining the team, there will be a Lunch and Learn next Sunday, April 2 immediately following service until 1:30PM at Clayborn Temple. Lunch will be provided. Email to RSVP.

Pounding the Pavement with Postcards and Posters: A Church-Wide Outreach Event. Let’s invite our downtown community to Easter! Join us after church on Palm Sunday, April 9, as we reach out to our downtown neighbors and invite them to our Easter events. We’ll gather after the service for a quick pizza lunch, split into groups, and head out. Some groups will go door to door with postcards at the Cleaborn Pointe apartments while other groups will head to specific areas downtown to hang posters in local businesses. All ages are encouraged to participate. If you’re interested in leading one of our groups, contact Randi Meyer for more info.

Easter Weekend: Join us for Risen: A Call for Repentance, A Celebration of Redemption, April 13- 16. We will have a traditional Maundy Thursday service at 6PM April 13 at Clayborn Temple, a combined Good Friday Service with Fellowship Memphis at 6PM at Clayborn Temple, a Community-wide service on the lawn of the Civil Rights Museum April 16 at 8AM, followed by a Prayer Walk from the lawn of the Civil Rights Museum to Clayborn Temple. Sunday Worship will be at Clayborn Temple at 10:30AM! Check out our website for more details at You don’t want to miss this weekend at DC!

Outreach Opportunity: Streets Ministries is looking for mentors to invest into the lives of middle school students at the Vance site. If you are interested in becoming a mentor or have questions, contact our youth pastor Terence Gray at

Nursery Needs Volunteers! We have an abundance of wonderful nursery kids, ages 0 to Pre- K. Whether you have previously served in nursery or would like to start, we need your help. Contact for more info.

FlipSide Leaders Needed: Our elementary ministry, FlipSide, still needs a few more leaders on Sunday mornings. Leaders serve one Sunday a month. Contact if you’re interested.

New Teaching Series! Sunday, March 5, 2017, we will launch a new series entitled GreyLess: A Certain Faith, through the Book of 1 John. God calls his children to a certain faith that produces a community radically transformed by his love and truth. You don’t want to miss this 7- week study!

2016 GIVING STATEMENTS ARE READY--in an effort to save on postage and paper, we are asking that you print your own giving statements this year. Follow this link for instructions on how to print your own statements. If you have any questions, send an email to, Business Administrator.

Are You In A Community Group? Community Groups are a great way to become part of a family at Downtown Church. Sign up to get connected with a group at the Connect Center or Text us at 901-881-8408.

Get Help: Are you struggling with an addiction to pornography, alcohol or some other substance? Receive help now by emailing You will be connected with others in the recovery community. No staff member will be notified.

Are You Following Us On Facebook, InstaGram & Twitter? Both are great ways to stay connected to what’s happening at DC! “Like” us at & follow us at @dwtnchurchmem.

Connecting with DC! The best way to connect with DC is to:

1. Provide your email address by signing the tear off in the bulletin on Sunday mornings & dropping it in the offering plate or by emailing Kathleen. We send out a weekly email update- add to your address book so they don't get caught by spam filters!

2. Serve. Our service teams are always in need of dependable poeple but our service teams are also one of the most effective ways to get to know others in the community of shared interests and tasks. Some of our teams include: Downtown Kids, Worship Team (), and Set Up and Hospitality (Erin).

3. Request an invitation to The City, our online social network that keeps Downtown Church family informed and connected. Request an invite by emailing Kathleen.

4. Read: Divided by Faith, When Helping Hurts, Oneness Embraced, and/or Prodigal God. They can be found on our book table.

5. Attend: Worship, Join a Service Team, Sunday Picnics and join a Community Group!