FACES is a support group for families of addiction. It is an open group. Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd
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
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 email@example.com. To be added to the email list, email firstname.lastname@example.org
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
This Sunday’s Sermon
DECEMBER 10, 2017
Advent Week 2
The Christmas Letter, Part 1
Rearrange the special letters above to solve the clue. Then submit your answer in the form below.
To have altar flowers dedicated to someone, contact Donna Stamper at 831-4422.
$20 without a vase
$25 with a vase