MOVIES ON THE LOT THIS SATURDAY NIGHT: All are invited to a free screening of How to Train Your Dragon in the church parking lot this Saturday night.  The parking lot opens at 6 p.m, with the movie starting around 7 p.m.  Free food and drinks for all.  Bring your own chairs and blankets - and bring a friend!

FRIDAY: Movies on the Lot. See highlighted announcement above. 
SUNDAY: Last Day for Faith Promise Pledges:  This Sunday will be the last day to collect Faith Promise Pledge cards before the budget for our missionaries will be finalized.   
SUNDAY: Women's Ministry Events Sign Ups: Sign-ups will continue this Sunday, S eptember 10, for up-coming Women's Ministry events, including Ladies Night Out on Friday, September 15 and the Women's Retreat. on April 13-15, 2018. Details and sign-ups will be available at the Women's Ministry table after the service.    
Note: Women's Ministry Correction.  The Women's Ministry Craft Day scheduled for November 11 has been postponed. A new date will be communicated soon.
CONNECTION RECEPTION ON OCTOBER 1: If you are new to Emmanuel Church plan on attending the Connection Reception on Sunday, October 1. It's a great opportunity to learn about all of the ministries of our church, meet with the Pastors and Ministry Leaders and have lunch!  We will meet on October 1 at 12:15 p.m. in the Lower Auditorium. Information on how to RSVP will be coming soon. Please contact billye@emmanuelburbank.org with any questions.
THE FORUM: Attitude Makeovers: Have you ever found yourself saying or doing something you're not proud of? Is so, then join us in The Forum, beginning October 8, at 11:00. in the Church Family Room. The Sunday Forum will take four weeks to explore the attitudes that get in the way of a life that honors God, including the perils of complaining, criticism, doubt, covetousness, and rebellion.  Let's learn ways to counteract these struggles. The Forum is hosted by Connie and Randy Karman.  
Sunday Discipleship Classes - 11:00 a.m.

Koinonia:  Garden Room A - Key Payton, " Treating Chronic Spirituality: A 57-Year Diabetic's Perspective."
Bereans: Garden Room B - Teri Parker, " Abiding in His Word."
Legacy Builders:  Garden Room C - " Open House, Prayer & Mixer: Our Heart for Our Class and our Plan for Autumn."  
Cleavers: Garden Room D - "Welcome Back Kick-Off Brunch"
High School Sunday School: Lower Youth Center - Andrea Di Francia Teaching
Middle School Small Groups: Upper Youth Center - Small Group Leaders Teaching

Children  - 9:30 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Sunday School: JAV Room - Sunday School Teachers Teaching

Other Adult Discipleship Classes:

The Group : 25-35ish: Meets Mondays at 7 p.m. in the Family Room.
Leaders: Bob and Kathy Drummond. For details contact Bob at
Post-High School - 24ish:  Meets Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in the Lower Youth Center.  
Leaders:  Andrea and Amy DiFrancia. Contact Andrea at   andrea@emmanuelburbank.org . 

Duet 9:1-6
(Part 1 of 4)
Rev. Ross Lokken, preaching