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E-KIDS EASTER EGGCITEMENT: Our 2019 E-KIDS Easter event will be on Sat., Apr. 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Gym. This is a fantastic event to share with our coworkers, neighbors and friends! And, here is a handy Eggcitement flyer to invite them! If you'd like to volunteer or have any questions contact Al Gonzalez at al@emmanuelburbank.org.
HOLY WEEK CALENDAR
 
Palm Sunday Service  ...................... Sun., April 14 , 9:30 a.m.
 
Palm Sunday Prayer ...........................  Sun., April 14, 6 p.m.
 
Good Friday Service*.............................  Fri., April 19, 7 p.m.

E-KIDS Easter Eggcitement .................Sat., April 20 , 11 a.m.
 
Easter Services * ...................... Sun., April 21 , 9:30 & 11 a.m.
                                         (No children, youth, or adult classes.)

*Nursery available for newborns to 4-year-olds.
Communion will be served at our Good Friday service.
LUMINATE EVENT: Bring your friends along  this Sat., Apr. 13, to "LUMINATE: Revealing Depression, Illuminating Hope Through the Arts," from 6 to 9 p.m., in the Gym. This Creativity Catalyst event, hosted by Emmanuel Church, is a creative event that reveals the nature of depression and illuminates the profoundness and tangibility of hope!

MEDITERRANEAN COOKING: Want to learn to make dolma? Then block out  Sat., Apr. 27, from 9 a.m. to Noon. Women's Ministries is hosting this cooking event, where we'll learn from Anet Tahmasian and Rozana Curry how to make this delicious Mediterranean dish. This event is open to high school on up, and is a fun event to invite a friend! The cost is $20 per person. Class size is limited!  Last opportunity to sign up is this Sun., Apr. 14 , at the outside table. For more info, contact Kym Blazer at (818) 281-7294 or  kym.blazer@gmail.com .

SPECTRUM MINISTRIES TRIP: Our next monthly trip to help the needy in Tijuana is  this Thurs., Apr. 11. For more information, call Phil Hess at (818) 731-3477. 

EASTER FLOWERS: Stop by the sign-up table  this Sun., Apr. 14, for the last opportunity to purchase beautiful Easter flowers to honor or remember your loved ones. On Easter Sunday, the sanctuary will be lined with these flowers, and the names of your honored or remembered loved ones will be listed in the bulletin. The flower donation cost is $7, and  after the second service on Easter Sunday, the flowers may be picked up.

CHURCH DIRECTORY PHOTO SESSION SIGN UPS:  Sign ups continue this Sunday , or click on this link to sign up now! Lifetouch Photography will be at Emmanuel on the following days and times to shoot free photo sessions of Emmanuel members and attendees:  May 7 , 12 to 7:30 p.m.,  May 8, 9, & 10 , 1 to 9 p.m.; and  May 11 , 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more info, contact Kathy Lew at kathy.lew@emmanuelburbank.org .

PALM SUNDAY PRAYER NIGHT: Join us at our special Palm Sunday prayer meeting  this Sun., Apr. 14, at 6 p.m. in the Family Room. Our prayer theme will be "Lead Me To The Cross." For more information, contact Teri Parker, Deacon of Prayer, at  praying4u1958@yahoo.com.

LOOKING FOR A SMALL GROUP? Then contact one of these  Burbank group leaders listed below for more info:
     Connect group at the  Karmans' (1604 N. Niagara Street) meets Mondays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Email Connie Karman at  connie@emmanuelburbank.org.
     Connect group at the Paytons' (1214 N. Ontario Street) meets Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Email Key Payton at key@emmanuelburbank.org.
     Bible study at the  Letts's (1432 N. Catalina Street) meets Thursdays from  7 to 9 p.m. Email Mark Letts at  mark@emmanuelburbank.org.


LOOKING AHEAD
 
VBS THIS SUMMER : Mark your calendar for Emmanuel's summer VBS  (Vacation Bible School), coming June 17-21, 2019!
Sundays - Children at 9:30 a.m.:
 
NURSERY: Nursery is available for newborns to 4-year-olds.   
 
E-KIDS BIBLE EXPLORERS:  During the worship service, children from K-5th Grade, will be dismissed to their fun, E-Kids class in the JAV room.

 
Sundays - Adults, Children and Youth at 11 a.m.:

KOINONIA:  Garden Room A,  - Ben Chambers
CLEAVERS:  Garden Room D, "Seed Parables " - Jon Ericson  
BEREANS: Garden Room B, "Be Here" - Jennifer Bond
LEGACY BUILDERS: Lower Auditorium , Alpha course
 
NURSERY:  Nursery is available for newborns to 4-year-olds.  
 
E-KIDS SUNDAY SCHOOL: Upstairs in the Children's Ministry Building, Grades K-5 taught by Sunday School teachers.
 
MIDDLE SCHOOL SMALL GROUPS: Upper Youth Center, Grades 6 through 8, Small Group leaders teaching. 
 
HIGH SCHOOL GROUP: Lower Youth Center, Grades 9 through 12,
A fun time of community, worship and learning about God.
 

Weeknights - Adult Discipleship Classes:

THE GROUP: 25-35ish, Meets Mondays at 7 p.m. Leaders: Bob and Kathy Drummond. For details, contact Bob at  bob@emmanuelburbank.org.  
 
ROOTS : Post-High School-24ish, Meets Mondays at 7:30 p.m. Leaders: Andrea and Amy Di Francia. Contact Andrea at  andrea@emmanuelburbank.org.

THIS WEEK
 
" Why Do You Follow Jesus? "
Luke 19:28-44
Bob Drummond