Upcoming Events

July 19—Pairs and Spares

airs and Spares are invited to go to Woodstock to the Semper Fi restaurant. Please come and join us for a special event. Thursday, July 19 at 12:00 . Bus will leave at 11:30. Please sign up in foyer if you plan to go and if you plan to ride the bus.


July 21—Men’s Fellowship breakfast—9:00—fellowship hall


Come and join us for 4 days of fun and fellowship, September 24-27. Would you like to see the Ark Encounter without the hassle of driving and looking for a place to stay? Come with us and enjoy the scenery along the way. Although this trip was planned  for our seniors, any and everyone in our church family is invited. We will be traveling with His Majesty Coach lines, 56 passenger bus with WiFi, movie screens, foot rests, and bathroom. Viewing the massive Ark with 3 decks depicting the Biblical story on Tuesday. Then heading to Pigeon Forge on Wednesday for the National Quartet Convention with many well known entertainers (See registration brochure for full list). Cost is only $415.60 for 2 people sharing or $208 for individuals sharing a room. A single person in a private room will be $339.79. The prices include your hotel stay and ticket costs. Meals will be on your own. Registration should be done ASAP. In order not to lose deposits, at least 2/3 of coach should be filled by July 29 or the trip will be cancelled. For detailed information pick up a registration form in foyer or call Helen Turner.  



A new ladies Sunday School class is starting August 12th at 9:30 in room 201 upstairs. It is called the “Amazing Collection” which is a video and discussion Bible study taught sequentially book by book. It’s an outstanding study to teach and encourage women in their roles as women, wives, and mothers and covers all 66 books of the bible to get the “big picture”. Both new believers and seasoned students find the study to be life changing...Please contact Peggy Corsello by July 25th so we can order workbooks.


Wednesday Evening Services will resume August 1st.

Meals begin at 5:30 and classes begin at 6:30.


Our Thursday morning Bible Study breakfast group that meets at Family Traditions will resume meeting August 2nd at 7:30.


August 2—Preschool Open House

Antioch Preschool will have open house between 10:00-12:00. Our first day of preschool will be August 6. Classes meet Monday-Thursday from 9:00-1:00. If you or someone you know is interested, please call Bonnita at 770-475-8553 or drop by our open house.


Sunday, August 5th will be a Family Sunday where the whole family will worship together in the sanctuary. There will be infant and toddler nurseries; however all kids Pre-K aged and above will be worshipping in the sanctuary.


August 5—Heritage Day

This will be a special day here at Antioch. In both the 8:15 and the 10:30 services, we will be talking about our past, our present, and the future. Also, during the Sunday School hour (9:30) we will have some special singing that everyone will enjoy...all adult Sunday School classes are asked to meet in the sanctuary for the singing. There will be a carry-in lunch following our 10:30 service. We are asking everyone to please bring some food items—we’ll put it all together and enjoy a feast. We will not have evening services on Heritage Day.


August 12—Promotion Sunday

 As the school year begins, it is time for our kids to move up to their coordinating age/grade level here at church. On this Sunday, our kids are invited to join their new groups. Our Pre-K aged class meets downstairs in room G-04, elementary aged kids meet in the fellowship hall, and our middle and high school group meets in the Teen Center. This includes Sunday School classes as well. Please see Amber Smith, Bruce, or Rick with any questions.


A special note for parents of rising Kindergarteners:

Parents, if you bring your children to the 8:15 service, remember that they should come to the back of the sanctuary when indicated by the message on the large screen. It usually is seen just after the offering prayer. Adults will then escort the children downstairs to Recharged. After Recharged, your children will be taken to Sunday School. The kids can be signed out and picked up in the fellowship hall. Parents who come to the 8:15 service are asked to use the clipboard found at the door to the upstairs toddler room to sign their children in.


9:30 & 10:30 Service - Parents should bring their children to the fellowship hall Sign Up Table. There, you can check your kids in and also receive information about upcoming events. Your children can be signed out at that same table at the conclusion of the 10:30 service. 


We would like to start a few new cook teams, or add a few new members to those cook teams already in place. These groups typically cook twice during a season (Aug-Dec and Jan-May). Thank you for considering serving in this area. If interested, please contact the church office.



This Sunday we kick off our 5:00 Summer events. On Wednesday evenings we will meet at 6:00.



July 15—No class-Camp

July 22—Uncomfortable Unity

July 29—Uncomfortable Commitment


 Teener 3 Camp—July 15-20, for campers entering 6th-8th grades

 Music and Drama Camp—July 9-13, for campers entering 5th-8th grades.

 Adventure Camp—July 16-19, for campers entering 8th-12th grades (space is limited to 12 campers per session).


Brochures are available in the teen center or you can sign up at christiancamp.net.




Any trip where a minor leaves the church with us requires a Medical and Liability

Release Form. Print one by clicking the link below and bring it to our next event!

Medical and Liability Release Form for THIRST Student Ministries (6-12th Grade)

ANTIOCH KIDS (K-5th Grade)

July 15—Family Sunday—No Recharged



Any trip where a minor leaves the church with us requires a Medical and Liability

Release Form. Print one by clicking the link below and bring it to our next event!

Medical and Liability Release Form for Antioch Kids (K-5th Grade)

Other Announcements

We want to remind you that our leadership team has a special gift for each of our families. We have secured access to RightNow Media, a Netflix-like database of Bible lessons, Christian children's videos, and more! This service is free to Antioch members and families. It can also be given to members of your extended family and your friends and neighbors as well. 

Church members who wish to explore the RightNow library may log-in as a guest using the email address RightNow@antiochcanton.org. The password is "guestguest". You can also check out the library by searching for "RightNow Media" in the App Store. If you like what you see, simply let us know by emailing the church (antiochchristian@gmail.com), and we will send you over a link so that you may create a more personalized account.  

We have a new section on our website to tell you about. This has been added to cut down on the number of emails sent out about things to be given away or sold by our members. Items will be listed here (at the bottom of the “Members” section of our website). Listings will be posted for 2 weeks and then removed. If you have something to give away/sell, please email your request to the church office (antiochchristian@gmail.com), and be sure to include an email address where you can be contacted. Check it out from time to time and see if you can find any treasures!

Nursery Volunteers Needed

We need volunteers for our Wednesday night nursery (6:30-7:30) and for our Sunday School nursery (9:30-10:30).

If you would like to be put on the rotation, please call or e-mail the church office.

Overseas Military Addresses Needed

If you know a loved one in the military (currently deployed), please e-mail the church office their address. 

Our Women's Ministry would like to send them a care package. Thank you!