Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church

Welcome

"Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect."

Romans 12:2

Announcements

Atlantic Mission Region Convocation

Oct. 21, 2022 to Oct. 22, 2022
Annapolis Lutheran Church.

If you are interested in attending, see Pastor Ben. Deadline to register is Oct. 2nd

The convocation is also hosting a Stuff The Truck Event.

With current disaster response supplies depleted, your tangible donations of quilts, flood buckets, health kits, school kits, diapers, Bibles (in English or Spanish), rakes, shovels, mops, brooms, dust pans, feminine hygiene products, and gift cards from Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Walmart are urgently needed. Help us Stuff the Truck!

For more information, please contact Mary Bates, NALC Disaster Coordinator, at disasterresponse@thenalc.org or Robin Harris at rjhh67@gmail.com

https://www.atlantic-nalc.org/2022-amr-convocation/

If you would like to contribute, please bring donations to Church by Oct 16th.


Trunk Or Treat & Movie Night

Oct. 29, 2022 @ Emmanuel
- 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm Trunk Or Treat
- 6:00 pm Movie

There is a sign-up sheet at he welcome center for those volunteering to decorate their car and hand out treats. This event is open to the community.

Email: parishlife@emmanuellutheranmd.org for more information

Mercy Me

Nov. 3rd at 7pm @ Chesapeake Employee Arena.

If you are interested in going, please contact Tina Jones (see newsletter for more details)

Volunteer Opportunities

Getting Ready of Pumpkins!

We need volunteers for Saturday, October 8, 10am to 4pm; There is a signup sheet on the information desk at the front of the Church.

Train Garden

If you are interested in helping run trains, the sign-up sheet is located at the welcome center.

Sunday School Teachers

We are looking for volunteers to teach Children's Sunday School starting this fall. We have a curriculum, now we just need the teachers. If interested, please contact Pr. Ben; pastor@emmanuellutheranmd.org.

Sunday school will be starting Sept. 11 at 9:45am in the fellowship hall.

Building Maintenance Committee

Volunteers needed to fill the building maintenance committee, which is present when there is work being performed by an outside company after office hours. If interested, please see the Church Council President, John T. Staudt president@emmanuellutheranmd.org.

Narcotics Anonymous Group Chaperon

Thursday Evenings our church is looking to open its doors to a NA group. Addiction to narcotic drugs can harm people, families, and the communities; providing a safe space for people to heal from the illness of addiction is a way we can help those around us.

We are looking for people who are available Thursday nights to help provide a safe environment. Contact President John T. Staudt president@emmanuellutheranmd.org for more information.

Food Pantry

Collection on Sundays

We will be collecting non-perishable food items and donations for Emmanuel's Bread of Life food pantry.

This Week at Emmanuel