Events & Registration

There are a number of exciting and meaningful events happening at Second-Ponce! Here, you can learn about upcoming opportunities, connect with event coordinators and begin registering. You can also find events in our church newsletter, At Second-Ponce. Read it here.

SPdLU: Second-Ponce and the Baptist Identity Finale
Wednesday, May 22 | 6 p.m. | Fellowship Hall | Led by Dr. Dock Hollingsworth
Defining Moments for Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church in Baptist Identity

Rooted: The Second-Ponce College Ministry | May Events
Spread the word, Second-Ponce is kick-starting Rooted, a ministry that engages college students in maintaining their connection to God and the church during their college years. Here’s what’s coming up in May:
• May 18: Service opportunity at Open Hand Atlanta
• May 22: Small group | Topic: How to Handle Life Transitions Part 1
• May 29: Small group | Topic: How to Handle Life Transitions Part 2

Contact Josh Scott at jscott@spdl.org for more information about Rooted events!

VBS Volunteer Orientation
Let’s get ready to ROAR about God’s goodness! Volunteers are invited to attend one orientation session in May to help you prepare for your ministry during VBS! Choose the date that works best for your schedule as the content will be the same at all meetings.
VBS Volunteer Orientation Dates (Choose One):
Monday, May 20 at 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 21 at 6:30 p.m or Sunday, May 26 at 12:15 p.m.
Contact Heather Webb at hwebb@spdl.org to sign up!

SPdL Singles Southern Charm Restaurant Tour
Every other Thursday | April 25–June 7 | 6:30 p.m. | Various locations
Community singles of all ages and backgrounds are invited to eat and fellowship during the SPdL Singles’ Southern Charm Restaurant Tour. Every other week, this group will gather at various acclaimed southern-style eateries in Atlanta for a fun night with delicious food. Mark your calendars with the dates and locations below. RSVP to Ashley Webb (by 4 p.m. on the day of each event) at 770.653.6517.
• May 23: Mary Mac’s Tea Room
• June 7: The 57th Fighter Group

Special SPdLU Series: Faith & Science
May 29–June 26 | Fellowship Hall
Does the universe make sense? Do the cosmos have purpose?  Do human beings matter? How do new medical technologies alter our understanding of life & death? Do scientists & people of faith have anything meaningful to say to each other? What does Scripture say about the relationship between faith & science? Join us as we grapple together with the compatibility of faith and science in a new SPdLU series in a combination of guest speakers and small group discussion.
• Wednesday, May 29: Faith and Science—An Introduction led by Rev. Peter Wallace
• Wednesday, June 12: Created in God’s Image led by Rob Suggs
• Wednesday, June 19: Numbering Our Days: Faith, Life & Death led by Dr. David Hull
• Sunday, June 23 | *Lunch & Learn: God and the Cosmos led by Dr. Paul Wallace
*Lunch is $8/person. RSVP to Karen Harwell at kharwell@spdl.org or 404.591.4357.
• Wednesday, June 26: Eternity and Quantum Physics led by Dr. Karen Harwell

Senior Adult Trip to the Cyclorama
Thursday, June 13 | 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Join us for a trip to the newly relocated Cyclorama! We will spend time in self-guided tours of the Atlanta History Center, view a presentation of the new Cyclorama and then have lunch at Souper Jenny. The cost is $15 which covers admission to the History Center. Lunch will be on your own. RSVP to Vicki McCaskey at 404.591.4344 or at
vmckaskey@spdl.org.