Emmanuel    Church
John E. Sahl, Pastor
James Peterson, Associate Pastor
December 3, 2017

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

10:45  Morning Worship
Prelude
Call to Worship – “O Come Let Us Adore Him”
*Invocation
*Hymn: HMA 72 “King of the Ages”
Scripture Reading: Psalm 24
Missions Update
Morning Prayer
Offering – “Come Behold the Wondrous Mystery”
Choir Selection
Children’s Church dismissal
*Hymn No. 102 “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”
Message: “Waiting for the King of Christmas”
*Hymn No. 110 “Lift Up Your Heads”
*Benediction

5:15  Choir practice

6:30  Evening WorshiP
Prelude
*Hymn No. 103 “Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne”
*Prayer
Testimonies and Favorites
Special Selection
Message: “Admonishing One Another”
Hymn No. 498 “Jesus Calls Us”
Benediction

*Congregation please stand

ATTENDED INFANT AND TODDLER NURSERIES DOWNSTAIRS

  Infant Nursery Toddler Nursery Beg. Church
Today: Joelle Farrell Joyce Caselli Dorothea Marro
Next Week: Valerie Sahl Ginger Mazur Betsy Surpless

Recordings of the worship services are available at http://youtube.emmanuel-nj.org or may be obtained upon request.

ACTIVITIES FOR THIS WEEK
Monday,    7:00 PM Garden State Bible School – Bethel
Wednesday, 6:30 PM AWANA/Youth Bible Study
7:00 PM Prayer Meeting
8:00 PM Board of Deacons – Upper Room
Friday,    7:00 PM Upper School Christmas Program – TPA

FINANCIAL STATISTICS FOR NOVEMBER 26, 2017
Sunday School   39.54
General Fund   2,538.32
Missions   1,474.00
Thanksgiving   250.00
Crises Pregnancy Service (CPS)   51.00
Benevolence Fund   20.00
TPA General Fund   2.00
TPA Teachers Fund   300.00


Bring a Friend
December is a great time to invite a friend or neighbor to come with you to church. Prayerfully consider inviting someone to our special series “I Can’t Wait Until Christmas” on Sunday mornings this month or to our Candlelight Service on Christmas Eve.

Ball Brothers Concert
Young adults are invited to go to a Christmas concert with the Ball Brothers in Vineland this Saturday night. Tickets are free, but seating is limited. Please let Pastor James know if you plan to come.

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM
The Sunday School will present its Christmas Program next Sunday evening. The significance of His advent will be presented. Please invite family and friends.

ATLANTIC CITY RESCUE MISSION
Pastor James will lead the team to the Rescue Mission next Monday evening. Please let him know if you are willing to help.

POINSETTIAS
If you would like to loan or give a poinsettia for the Christmas season, please have it here by Thursday, December 21. You may also give money to Rebecca Sahl if you would like her to purchase one.