Emmanuel    Church
John E. Sahl, Pastor
James Peterson, Associate Pastor
October 15, 2017

9:00  Prayer Meeting – Upper Room
9:30  Bible School – Tom Coleman, Superintendent

10:45  Morning Worship
Call to Worship – “Bow the Knee” Chorus
*Invocation
*Hymn: HMA 126 “We Will Glorify”
Scripture Reading: John 17:13-19
Morning Prayer
Offering – “For The Cause” (handout)
Choir Selection
Children’s Church dismissal
*Hymn No. 649 “To the Regions Beyond”
Message by Benecks Fabien
*Hymn: HMA 95 “O Church Arise”
*Benediction

12:10  Sunday School Board Meeting – Upper Room
5:30  Choir practice

6:30  Evening WorshiP
Prelude
*Hymn No. 648 “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains”
*Prayer
Testimonies and Favorites
Special Selection
Patch the Pirate Club dismissal
Message by Tom Coleman
*Hymn No. 759 “Saved to Tell Others”
*Benediction

*Congregation please stand

ATTENDED INFANT AND TODDLER NURSERIES DOWNSTAIRS

  Infant Nursery Toddler Nursery Beg. Church
Today: R.A. Peterson Rebecca Sahl J.& M. Sahl
Next Week: Vicki Holland Cindy Lieb C.& G. Wagner

Recordings of the worship services are available and may be obtained upon request.

ACTIVITIES FOR THIS WEEK
Monday,    7:00 PM Garden State Bible School – Bethel
Tuesday,   5:30 PM Board of Trustees – TPA
Wednesday, 6:30 PM AWANA
7:00 PM Prayer Meeting/Youth Bible Study
Saturday,  6:30 PM YAMS – Fall Fun at the Sahl farm

FINANCIAL STATISTICS FOR OCTOBER 8, 2017
Sunday School   51.28
General Fund   2,986.02
Missions   1,018.00
Bellone Fabien (CPS)   262.00
Haiti Initiative          $6,225 to date   500.00
Handi-Camp   50.00
Benevolence Fund   110.00
AWANA   186.00
TPA General Fund   2.00

SPECIAL BUSINESS MEETING
The deacons have called for a special business meeting on Sunday evening, October 29 at 7:45pm. The purpose of the meeting is to have an official vote to call James Peterson to be the pastor of the church.

MISSIONS MONTH
October 22, 10:45 AM Keswick/Barbara’s place
6:30 PM Jerry and Cindy Walker
October 25, Missions Dinner
Our annual missions banquet will begin at 6:15pm in the Roberts building. Everyone is welcome and please sign the sheets in the lobby if you plan to join us.
October 29, Servicemen’s Center – Dave Mason

Men’s Retreat
This year’s retreat is at Camp Calvary on Nov 10-11 and Dr. Les Olila will be the speaker. Brochures are on the back table. If you have any questions, please speak to Pastor James.

A NOTABLE QUOTE
If there be any one point in which the Christian church ought to keep its fervor at a white heat, it is concerning missions. If there be anything about which we cannot tolerate lukewarmness, it is in the matter of sending the gospel to a dying world. – Spurgeon