MAP for the JOURNEY

December 10, 2017

UPCOMING EVENTS

Today – Carry-In Lunch/Church Conference

Today – 6:00 – PreTeen White Elephant Party @ Amelia UMC

Dec. 14th – MercyWorks Food Ministry

Dec. 17th – 12:00 – Women’s Group Christmas Party

Dec 17th – 6:00 – Teen White Elephant Party at Amelia UMC

Dec. 21st – 7:00 – Blue Christmas Service

Dec. 24th – 10:30 AM – Interactive Family Christmas Program

Dec. 24th – 7:00 – Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Dec. 24th – 10:00 PM – Traditional Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Service Info

Online Giving Now Available

For tithers who want the option of automatic debit rather than writing checks, it is now available.  Go to www.emmanuel-umc.com and choose the ‘giving tab’ and follow the directions for setting up your online giving.  If you have further questions, contact Shawn Young


If you would like to get involved with a ministry team, or if you have an idea for a new ministry, please let Pastor Joe know.  God is always looking for servers.

DURING THE SERVICE

The nursery is available for kids under Kindergarten.

9:30 Sunday School (preschool to adult) meets upstairs. There are also different opportunities during for adults during the 9:30 hour.

Changing tables are located in the restrooms outside the sanctuary, and in the women’s restroom upstairs.

Prayer requests can be filled out on the cards in the seat backs in front of you, and placed in the offering.

You can send email prayer requests during the week to pastorjoe@emmanuel-umc.com. To be added to the email list, email shawn@emmanuel-umc.com

For phone prayer chain requests, please call Gwen Trusty at 519-8987.

Assisted listening devices are available during the service for the hearing impaired.  Ask someone at the soundbooth if you’d like one.

RISK TAKING MISSIONS & OUTREACH

Mission Opportunities (info in lobby):

Shoeboxes for Sauls Shelter

Sponsor Build-A-Bear for Ronald Mcdonald House ($25)

  • Designate a check and put it in offering plate

IN THE LOBBY

Currently collecting in the lobby….
Food Donations in the shopping cart for IPM

Empty medicine bottles in the basket for Matthew 25

Box Tops in the mailbox for McCurdy School

Small toys for the treasure chest

PASSIONATE WORSHIP

This Sunday’s Sermon

DECEMBER 10, 2017

Advent Week 2

John 6:35-40

The Christmas Letter, Part 1

 

 






Rearrange the special letters above to solve the clue. Then submit your answer in the form below.

Altar Flowers

To have altar flowers dedicated to someone, contact Donna Stamper at 831-4422.

$20 without a vase

$25 with a vase

FAITH FORMING RELATIONSHIPS

There are always opportunities to join or be involved in a small group.  If you’re interested, let Pastor Joe know.

F.A.C.E.S. Group

FACES is a support group for families of addiction.  It is an open group. Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd

Wednesday Word 12.06.2017

Luke 5:18-25 New International Version 18 Some men came carrying a paralyzed man on a mat and tried to take him into the

Wednesday Word 11.29.17

Ephesians 1:15-23 New International Version 15 For this reason, ever since I heard about your faith in the Lord Jesus and