IMMANUEL CHURCH, HIGHLANDS
Christmas Flowers may be given in loving memory of or thanksgiving for a loved one. To donate, please fill out one on the forms inserted into this week’s service leaflet. Additional forms may be found in the back of the church or on the credenza in the foyer. Checks should be made out to “Immanuel Church, Highlands,” and marked “Christmas Flowers.” Names provided to the office by December 21, 2016 will be included in the Christmas Service Booklets.
CHRISTMAS PAGENT REHEARSALS
To all cast and crew. Thank you for your participation in our Christmas Pageant, to be presented Christmas Eve at the Festival Eucharist on Saturday, December 24th, which begins at 6:30 pm.
Our next rehearsal is this Sunday, December 18th, directly following the 10:30 a.m. service. Dress Rehearsal is 10:00 a.m. on Christmas Eve Day, December 24th. Please try to make as many rehearsals as possible so you and your children will know what to do and when.
Sue and Maria
PIFFARO RENAISSANCE BAND AND GUESTS
Sunday, December 18 @ 3:30 p.m.
Renowned Philadelphia ensemble
playing a variety of wind and string instruments
in Christmas music from Spain
ADVENT ADULT EDUCATION
Please join us this Tuesday when we will examine the biblical story of different characters in the story of God’s unconditional love! Mary, Joseph, the Shepherds, and the Wise men.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Supper at 6:00 p.m.
Program at 6:30 p.m.
Please sign up at church to do the supper main course
DECEMBER FOOD DRIVE FOR ST. STEPHEN’S PANTRY
Immanuel's December Drive for our local St. Stephen's Food Pantry helps fill the gap in donations after Thanksgiving. Please place a bag of non-perishable groceries under the table in the foyer any time in December. Thank you! The Outreach Ministry
PLEASE TURN IN YOUR 2017 PLEDGE CARD
The 2017 Pledge Cards have been mailed. If you did not receive one and want to make a pledge, ask the greeters the next time you are in church or contact the church office. Pledge envelopes for 2017 will be distributed soon. If you want 2017 envelopes, you must turn in a pledge card.
Immanuel is a
Celebrating and Sharing
the Good News of Jesus
through Worship, Prayer, Learning,
Highlands Voice Deadline: 4:00 p.m. each Tuesday for the next week’s issue.
Phillip Stephens, Parish Administrator and Highlands Voice Editor
Office hours: 8:30 – 1:30, Monday through Friday.
Phone: 302.658.7326 ext. 10
Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh (Armagh, Ireland):
Ferran Glenfield, Bishop
Delaware Prison Ministry
St Stephen’s Food Pantry
Those in need of our prayers for strength, guidance or healing: Tom, Maria, Christopher, Jeremy, Joan, Janie, Richard, George, Cathy, Leslee, Victoriano, Tom, Beverley, Eve, Molly, Keith, Don, Austin, Kim, The People of San Marco, Guatemala, George, Barb, Rebecca, Aileen, Judy, Aixa, Fam, Salvador, Erika, Mac, Kay, Cis, David, Natasha, Tatiana, Norman, Hugh, Tony, Sandy, Steve,
Fran, Richard, George, Carolyn, Ellen, Betsy, Lisa, Bob, Ruth, Jack, Edwina, Sharon, Rod, Katherine, David, Shirley, Janet, Tim, Steve, Chelsea, Judi, Nick, Jane, Celeste, Egon, Antonia, Virginia, Reinaldo, Larry Sheila H., Linda, Sophia, Damien, Mary, Betty, John
Those that are on assignment in the Middle East and throughout the world in the service of their country: Lupita, Tim
Those who have died, and for the comfort of their families: Joan