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UPCOMING EVENTS

Director of Worship Opening
Emmanuel has an opening for our Director of Worship staff position. Follow the links to the job description and a summary of our worship coTimesmmitments and style. This position is a part-time role, with the possibility of full-time. Inquiries should be sent to worshipleader@emmanuelarlington.org.

Assist Pregnancy Center Baby Bottle Boomerang
The children at Emmanuel will be filling baby bottles with loose change for their spring service project. Join them for a fun, simple way to make a big difference for LIFE! Just fill up your own bottle with loose change, bills, or checks, and bring the filled bottle back on June 7. Bottles are available on the 1st and 4th floors. The money will be counted and given to Assist Pregnancy Center as they minister to mothers-to-be in need. Contact Tami Barney if you have any questions.

Emmanuel Women's Fellowship Breakfast
Get excited ladies! We LOVE our monthly brunch and we have prayerfully decided to add another element to it, a short time of intentional discussion to potentially open the doors for a deeper level of friendship. Join us on Saturday, June 6, at 9am for breakfast, casual fellowship and as Megan Caputo shares her journey in understanding beauty. Email Megan for address/directions and to sign up for a potluck item if you can!

Arlington Prayer Group
Please join us for a multi-church prayer meeting at 9:30-10:30 AM on Saturday, June 6, at Cherrydale Baptist Church (3910 Lorcom Lane, Arlington). We'll be praying for our community, churches, and revival. Contact Jim Presswood for additional information.

Sunday Summer Cookouts
Beginning Sunday, June 7, join us for Sunday summer cookouts after church around 1:00 pm at the Marshalls, NOTE NEW ADDRESS. Emmanuel regulars and newcomers welcome. Please bring a side, dessert or drink to go along with meat we'll have on the grill (or just show up to eat!). Address/directions or questions, contact Jennifer.

Pool Party: Sunday 6/14 (4-7pm)

Come all, come one. Get ready for summertime fun—at Emmanuel's pool party! Bring something to grill and something to share. More importantly, bring your family as well as your friends, neighbors, & coworkers. 3111 Collie Lane, Falls Church. For more info: Hospitality Team.

A-SPAN Bagged Meals for the Homeless

We have an opportunity to serve the homeless in Arlington every 3rd Wednesday of the month. We are looking for 4-5 volunteers on Wednesday, June 17, to help distribute bagged meals at 6 p.m. at a church in Virginia Square & a park in Rosslyn. If you are interested in helping, contact Corrie Schwab.

Borromeo Housing

Help be a "Guest Chef" on the third Thursday of every month (June 18), 5-7pm in Arlington. Join our team as we share a recipe, a tip or a lesson learned with these new moms. Please contact Cindy Jacobson.

Sullivan House SKIT Night
Volunteers needed for Sullivan House shelter’s SKIT night! It's a chance to spend an hour with kids whose families are supported by the shelter and play a game, do an activity, or just have fun! We volunteer the fourth Thursday of every month (the next opportunity is June 25) from 7-8pm. Contact Emily Mushen for more info or to volunteer.

Emmanuel Summertime Fun at a Glance:

  • 7/26 - Annual Church Picnic
  • 8/21 - Outdoor Movie: Despicable Me
Kickball Tournament
The Emmanuel Manatees (a.k.a. Emmanatees) are competing again in Bridges to Independence's annual kickball tournament (SAFE AT HOME website, www.arlington-kickball.com) on Saturday, August 1, at Long Branch Park in Crystal City. Please contact Megan or Nick Collins if you would like to play. Men and women players needed! It's guaranteed to be a blast!

Discipleship Classes
Discipleship classes for all ages meet at 9:20am on the fourth floor. Information about the classes can be found on the information table or website. Email Sandra Lewis if you are interested in helping grow the next generation at Emmanuel!

Sunday Prayer Group
The prayer ministry will be switching to a twice a month format. We will meet before the Discipleship Classes at 9am on the 2nd and 4th Sundays each month. We still meet in the 1st floor hallway behind the central staircase. We would love to have you join us. Contact: Bethany Hunter.

Emmanuel Moms Group
If you are interested in the monthly get-togethers and playdates, contact Mel Chang. If you are a mom and not available during the day due to work or other reasons, please contact Jennifer McGahey for information about other fellowship opportunities with moms.

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SERVING EMMANUEL AND THE ARLINGTON COMMUNITY

Mercy Ministry Opportunities
Arlington Street People's Assistance Network and Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless' Sullivan House, Borromeo Housing/Elizabeth House - Learn about current Mercy Ministry Opportunities

Sunday Morning Sound Team

Are you technically minded? Do you have a good ear and want to contribute to helping Sunday services run smoothly? If so, please contact Chris McGahey for further information.

Mercy Fund Offering
Every fourth Sunday, we collect a second offering used to provide assistance equally to missions and mercy in Arlington and around the world, as well as supporting the Emmanuel MicroMissions program. If you, or someone you know in Emmanuel, has special and pressing needs, please contact the Emmanuel Deacons.

Sunday Operations
Emmanuel relies on the gifts and work of its members and regular attendees for its Sunday services.  Whether it's preparing the bread and wine for communion or posting signs around the lobby, this is essential in helping the community worship together. To learn more about serving one Sunday per month, please contact Alice Chao.

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Help be a "Guest Chef" on the third Thursday of every month, 5-7pm in Arlington. Join our team as we share a recipe, a tip or a lesson learned with these new moms. Please contact Cindy Jacobson.
Help be a "Guest Chef" on the third Thursday of every month, 5-7pm in Arlington. Join our team as we share a recipe, a tip or a lesson learned with these new moms. Please contact Cindy Jacobson.

Arlington Prayer Group
Join us for a multi-church prayer meeting at 9:30-10:30am on Saturday, April 4, at Cherrydale Baptist Church (3910 Lorcom Lane, Arlington). We'll be praying for our community, churches, and revival. Contact Jim Presswood for additional information.
Arlington Prayer Group
Join us for a multi-church prayer meeting at 9:30-10:30am on Saturday, April 4, at Cherrydale Baptist Church (3910 Lorcom Lane, Arlington). We'll be praying for our community, churches, and revival. Contact Jim Presswood for additional information.