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Highlands Voice                       Volume 14, Number 22


July 2, 2017

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IMMANUEL CHURCH, HIGHLANDS:

A welcoming community, celebrating and sharing the good news of Jesus through worship, prayer, learning, and service.

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PRAYER REQUEST FOR ELECTING THE ELEVENTH BISHOP OF DELAWARE

Dear Immanuel Family,

Please pray each day for our process here in the Diocese of Delaware as we discern who God is calling to be our next bishop. Pray to for our five candidates: Laura, Michael, Kevin, Patty, and Scott. And finally, pray for the clergy and lay delegates of our diocese, remembering especially Fr. Kim, Deacon Sheila, Cam Hay, and Phyllis Harvey, who will gather on July 15th to elect our next bishop.


AFTER THE WALK-ABOUTS:

OPPORTUNITIES FOR FEEDBACK!


After the walk-abouts, YOUR voting delegates - Fr. Kim, Deacon Sheila, Phyllis Harvey, and Cam Hay - invite and encourage your feedback. On July 2nd and 9th, we will be available after church to hear from you. Please click on the following link for more information. https://dioceseofdelaware.net/bishopsearch/

Peace,

Fr. Kim  


DELAWARE COMMUNION

The Delaware Communion Magazine, June 2017 has been published! Link:  https://www.flipsnack.com/diodel/delaware-communion-magazine-fdtmy39u6.html


SUMMER CHOIR

The parish choir is taking a break for the summer, but we have an impromptu choir with a "One Song, One Sunday" commitment - all parishioners are invited. We rehearse before the service to learn a simple hymn or anthem to present in worship that day. If you enjoy singing and would like to do this in the summer, speak to Steven Patchel or just show up one Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m.


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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. 2

Email: PStephens@immanuel-highlands.org


THE FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST


Link to Lectionary Page


 

Jeremiah 28:5-9

Psalm 89:1-4,15-18

Romans 6:12-23

Matthew 10:40-42





PARISH INTERCESSIONS

Ogori-Magongo - (Lokoja, Nigeria):

Festus Davies, Bishop Ohaji / Egbema - (Owerri, Nigeria):

Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku, Bishop


St. Paul’s Church, Georgetown: Thomas P. Davis, Interim Rector


St. Stephen’s Food Pantry


Those in need of our prayers for strength, guidance or healing: Maria, Christopher, Jeremy, Joan, Janie,

Richard, George, Cathy, Leslee, Victoriano, Tom, Beverley, Eve, Molly, Keith, Austin, Kim, The People of San Marco, Guatemala, George, Barb, Rebecca, Aileen, Judy, Aixa, Fam, Salvador,  Thelma, George, Carolyn, Rod, Melissa, Steven, Norman, Libby, Richard


Those that are on assignment in the Middle East and throughout the world in the service of their country: Lupita, Tim, Adrian, Derek


Those who have died, and for the comfort of their families:








PARISH CALENDAR


Immanuel Church, Highlands

2400 West 17th Street

Wilmington, DE 19806

www.immanuel-highlands.org

Tel: 302.658.7326




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