August 12 – Confirmation Sunday/Send Off
August 19 – Backpack Sunday
August 25 – New Member weekend
For the Record:
Last Weekend’s Attendance: 174
Last Weekend’s Total Offerings: $6,527
2018 weekly envelope & loose offering budget: $5,407
Bright Beginnings Update. We have raised $119,365. Commitments outstanding are $4,000. We still need to raise at least $16,000. Please help fulfil the financial support of this mission.
Update The Nursery. There is a jar in the Narthex for donations for paint and shelving for the nursey. Your gift would be greatly appreciated.
August 12 – Confirmation & Send Off. Come celebrate the confirmation of two of our young adults during the special 10:00am worship service. We will also celebrate the 6+ years of Ryan Mackey’s ministry as Immanuel’s youth and family ministry coordinator. Be sure to come worship, celebrate and join in on the potluck meal after the service. This Sunday will be one of our “Reaching 200” Sundays.
August 19 – Backpack Sunday. During the weekend’s services (especially the 10:30am service), we will be offering a school year blessing for students and teachers. Make sure you come… and be sure to bring your favorite teacher!
August 25/26 – New Member Weekend. We will be welcoming new members on this weekend. The first new member class will take place after the 10:30 service on August 5.
Meals on Wheels. Immanuel's next dates to deliver Meals on Wheels are September 3rd-14th. (This includes Labor Day.) The sign up sheet to volunteer will be posted in the narthex. Please prayerfully consider helping with this ministry. Any questions contact Kathy Schutz at 815 251-5022.
Are you interested in serving at Immanuel? Check out all the opportunities to serve on our bulletin Board in the lobby. Sign up today and share your talents!