Proclaiming Good News to All Generations

Announcements (Page 3)

Membership Reception, June 25

The Session is pleased to announce that they have met with Rob and Tori Joubert and heard their credible professions of saving faith in Jesus Christ. Lord willing, they will be received into membership at Immanuel by reaffirmation of faith next Sunday morning, June 25, along with their covenant children, Lael and Joanna.

Vacation Bible Camp, July 17-21

This year’s Vacation Bible Camp will be held on July 17-21 from 9am-12pm. We will needs lots of help to make this outreach a success. There will be a preliminary planning meeting after morning worship on May 21. See David Harr for more details.

Family Sunday School

For the weeks leading up to July, adults and children will meet from 10am until 10:20am for singing and Bible and catechism memory. Then the adults and teens will dig into a Bible study of 1 Peter while the kids enjoy a Bible story and coloring time.

Resurrection Sunday Choirs

Children’s Choir – In preparation for Easter Sunday, the children’s choir will rehearse each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. in the nursery. See Joel Byrd for details. Adult Choir – Interested adults will meet weekly at 12:30 p.m. on Sundays to rehearse. Speak with Matt Byrd for more information.

Men’s Retreat – April 28-30

This year’s men’s retreat with Immanuel Bellmawr will be held on April 28-30 at Camp Haluwasa. Rev. John Van Meerbeke, pastor of Living Hope OPC in Gettysburg, will be the speaker. Information and registration can be found at www.immanuelonline.org.

2016 OPC Thank Offering Report

It is a joy to report that giving for the 2016 Thank Offering in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church has exceeded the stated goal of one million dollars.  Gifts to the Thank Offering have totaled $1,209,525 so far. The funds will go to promote the OPC’s Worldwide Outreach of Home Missions, Foreign Missions, and Christian Education.

Women’s Retreat, March 17-18

The women of Immanuel are invited to the Faith OPC Pole Tavern Women’s Retreat. It will be March 17-18 at the Port-O-Call Hotel on the Boardwalk in Ocean City. Author Barbara Duguid will be speaking on the subject “Extravagant Grace.” David Harr can pass along more information if you are interested.