Worship Guide – December 20, 2015
Welcome & Invitation to Worship
Scripture Reading: “Christmas” Responsive Reading #41
Gospel Reflection: “God in Flesh & Blood”
Announcements & Worship in Giving– Ladies Special “He Who is Mighty”
Carol: “O Come O Come Emmanuel”-Hymn #102
Adoration: “It Came Upon A Midnight Clear”-Hymn #109
E-Kids Special: “Children’s Carol,” “Gospel Bells,” “Go Tell It on the Mountain,” “We Wish You a Merry Christmas”
(Children Dismissed to E-Kids)
Message: “God With Us” Text: John 1:14-18
Response & Invitation: “Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne”— Hymn #103
Closing & Benediction
This Week At Emmanuel
9:30 AM—Equipping Hour (Children’s SS & Adult Discipleship)
9:30 AM—E-Teens (Meeting in the 2nd grade classroom)
10:30 AM—Morning Worship
6 PM—Evening Service/Members Meeting
6:30 PM—Candlelight Service—Invite friends and family!
Fellowship afterward downstairs. Bring a snack to share!
Sanctity of Life Sunday: On January 17 churches around the United States use the day to celebrate God’s gift of life, commemorate the many lives lost to abortion, and commit themselves to protecting human life at every stage. That morning we will have a special speaker and that evening will be a spaghetti dinner benefitting the Pregnancy Resource Center.
Football Sunday & “Souper” Bowl of Chili Cook-off: Save the date—February 7!
Opportunities to Get Involved
Christmas Giving: In the midst of our Christmas gift giving, let’s not forget the work God is doing here at Emmanuel. Grab a “Get Connected” sheet for items needed as well!
Spaghetti Dinner Benefiting the Pregnancy Resource Center— On Sanctity of Life we will be having a dinner to benefit the Pregnancy Center. Cooks and servers are needed and we are collecting donations of baby and maternity clothing and items, diapers, wipes, etc. There is a box in the lobby for donations.
Women’s Conference: The Gospel Coalition for Women in Indianapolis Thursday-Saturday, June 16-18. Speakers include John Piper, D.A. Carson, & Tim & Kathy Keller! To get the early bird group rate ($149 registration) sign up on the back table by today!