|EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA: Our Easter Eggstravaganza family festival will be on Saturday, March 31. This is a fantastic event to share with our neighbors and friends. And, there are many opportunities to help at this fun-filled outreach event. To sign-up to help, please stop by the table outside this Sunday, March 11, or contact Al Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPECTRUM MINISTRIES: Our monthly trip to Tijuana is this Thursday, March 8. For more information call Phil Hess at (818) 731-3477.
ELDER FORUM THIS SUNDAY: The first elder forum will be held this Sunday, March 11 at 11 a.m. in the church Family Room. All are invited to meet with the elder officers and others for an informal time of conversation, Q & A, and prayer. Come and bring your questions, observations and suggestions.
CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER: Our next congregational prayer meeting will be on Sunday, March 25 at 6 p.m. in the church Family Room. Since it will be on Palm Sunday, we will be praying "in remembrance" of what Christ accomplished for us. This is a great way to begin the observance of Holy Week. For childcare needs or questions, contact Teri Parker at email@example.com.
BAPTISMS ARE COMING:
Baptisms will be on Sunday, April 8.
If you are interested in being baptized or want to learn more about it, contact Rick Durrance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW ONLINE GIVING OPTIONS: Emmanuel Church has updated its secure online giving. Click on this link https://emmanuelburbank.churchcenter.com/giving/ and follow the easy set-up instructions. Want to Text-to-Give? Text your amount to 84321 and follow the easy one-time set up instructions. For questions, contact Pastor Bob at email@example.com
WOMEN'S MINISTRY SILENT AUCTION DONATIONS:
The Women's Ministry is accepting donations for the next silent auction. If you have an item, an experience or gift certificate you would like to donate, or have a question about this, please contact Kym Blazer at (818) 281-7294. Items can be given to any Women's Council member or dropped off at the church office. The funds raised by our silent auctions go towards scholarships and having quality, affordable Women's Ministry events.
INTERNATIONAL TABLETOP DAY
: International Tabletop Day (ITTD) is
Saturday, April 28
to Emmanuel Church! This is a day of food, prizes, and most importantly TABLETOP GAMES! It's a great opportunity to reach out to our co-workers, neighbors, friends, or even our families. But we can't do this without help! We need volunteers to give out free food and drink to our guests, make guests feel welcomed, and help connect with gamers. We also need
hosts to run a game or two. If you are willing to help in any of these ways, please contact David Hoffman at
or Lisa Hoffman at
Garden Room A, - Marc Whitmore
Bereans: Garden Room B,
"Lessons from the Legacy of Billy Graham" - Mel Loucks
Garden Room C, "Boundaries with Kids Take Two!" - Rick Durrance
Garden Room D, Elder Coffee with Brian and Kym Blazer
Children and Youth at 11 a.m.:
eKIDS SUNDAY SCHOOL:
Upstairs in the Children's Ministry Building, Grades K-5 taught by Sunday School teachers (*eKids also meets during the worship service, once they are dismissed from the service. This time is called "Bible Explorers" taught by Al Gonzalez.)
MIDDLE SCHOOL SMALL GROUPS:
Upper Youth Center, Grades 6-9, Small Group leaders teaching
HIGH SCHOOL GROUP
: Lower Youth Center, Grades 9-12,
A fun time of community, worship and learning about God
Other Adult Discipleship Classes:
25-35ish: Meets Mondays at 7 p.m. in the Family Room.
Leaders: Bob and Kathy Drummond. For details contact Bob at
Roots: Post-High School - 24ish:
Meets Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in the Lower Youth Center. Leaders: Andrea and Amy DiFrancia. Contact Andrea at