February 9, 2018 Update

Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church,

It is a beautiful morning up on God’s hill!  And there’s lots to report as we are in the final Sunday before the Lenten Season begins.

Sunday’s Worship at 10:15 narrates the amazing story of Jesus bringing life to Lazarus , who had been dead in the tomb for four days (John 11)!

Sweetheart Pasta Cook-Off Contest!
Want to win a prize?  Know how to boil noodles?  Great!  You, too, can enter our Annual Pasta Cook -Off Contest to be held after worship on Sunday, February 11th.  Bring a dish and see how you do!

In Memoriam:  We received word this week that Shirley Veahman’s cousin, Sara Jane Grove, one of our prayer blanket recipients, passed away this week.  We also heard from the family of Elsie Hockenberry that she had died.  Elsie’s information is found here. 

Check out the Schedule for Next Week:  
Monday night: Choir at 7 p.m.
Tuesday: Bible Study at 10 a.m. & Consistory at 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Lent Begins! Ash Wednesday Service at Hill’s at 7 p.m.
Next Sunday, February 18: Youth & Children lead worship.  First Sunday in Lent.

Grace and Peace,

Pastor Joseph

Featured Image is the raising of Lazarus from the Dark Church, Goereme, Turkey.  From Nickmard Khoey’s Historical Archive Flickr Page.  Creative Commons License.  


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