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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 commitments and style. This position is a part-time role, with the possibility of full-time. Inquiries should be sent to worshipleader@emmanuelarlington.org.

Planned and Spontaneous Fun Events
Join others from Emmanuel for planned and spontaneous events. Previous events included Ultimate-Frisbee, movie nights, rock climbing, nights out in Clarendon. All are welcome, contact Tom or Megan Caputo to be put on the email chain. 

Sunday Summer Cookouts
Join us for Sunday summer cookouts after church around 1pm 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.

Church Packing Day
On Sunday, July 5, we need folks to stay after service to help pack all of our supplies as we transition to offsite storage.

Annual Congregational Picnic 
We're looking for day-of volunteers to help with our annual picnic, which will be on Sunday, July 26, 4:30-9pm at Bon Air Picnic Shelter. Are you a grill master? Do you love face painting or organizing group games? To volunteer, visit our signup page at http://bty.link/1nn, or contact June for more information. Stay tuned for details on the picnic and what to bring.


Emmanuel Women's Fellowship Breakfast
Get excited ladies! Our monthly brunch is coming up! We had an amazing time last month hanging out and discussing beauty. Join us on Saturday, July 11, at 9am for breakfast, casual fellowship and as Chris Seaton shares about the busy-life addiction and soul rest. Email Chris Seaton for address/directions. Please take a quick second to sign up for a potluck item if you can!

 
Arlington Prayer Group

Please join us for a multi-church prayer meeting at 9:30-10:30am on Saturday, July 11, at Cherrydale Baptist Church (3910 Lorcom Lane, Arlington). We'll be praying for our community, churches, and revival. Contact Jim Presswood for additional information.

Family Fun Afternoon 

Join us Saturday, July 11, for our next family fun event. More info to come!


Sparks

Rising 3rd-6th graders join us for games, dinner, and Bible study on July 12 (monthly, 3rd Sun) from 4:30-6:00pm at the church office.

 

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, July 15, 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 (July 16), 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.

TNT

Teens ‘n Twenties join us for games, dinner, and fellowship for 12 yo and up through college/career on July 19 (monthly, 4th Sun) from 5-7pm at the church office.

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 July 23) 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
  • Ongoing - Sunday Summer Cookouts
Cheer on the Emmanatees at the Kickball Tournament
The Emmanuel Manatees (a.k.a. Emmanatees) have a full roster for the Bridges to Independence kickball tournament (SAFE AT HOME website) on Saturday, August 1. We still need folks to come out and cheer us on. Please join us at Long Bridge Park in Crystal City!

Community Groups
A list and general location of all the Community Groups are available on the website. If you are interested in joining a Community Group, contact Young Lee

Sunday Prayer Group
The prayer ministry meets at 9:40am on the 2nd and 4th Sundays each month 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.

All Emmanuel Events

 

 

SERVING EMMANUEL AND THE ARLINGTON COMMUNITY

Mercy Ministry Opportunities
Arlington Street People's Assistance Network, Bridges to Independence's Sullivan House and 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 the Worship Director 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.

ISO
If you like taking photographs, graphic designing, web designing or know HTML, please contact Ellie.


COMMUNITY AT EMMANUEL 

Weekly Email Update
The weekly Friday email (Emmanuel News Briefs) is a great way to stay up-to-date on the latest happenings at Emmanuel. Sign Up

Keeping Connected

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Connecting at Emmanuel
Know of fun things going on around our community? Looking for ways to connect with others? Emmanuel has three list-servs where people can informally post events and learn about what's going on. For example, have extra tickets to a concert? Want to throw together a game of ultimate frisbee? Interested in inviting people over for a movie night? Subscribe by using the links below.
Sports Group--subscribe | Arts and Social Group--subscribe | Men's Group--subscribe |
Mom's Group--subscribe | Women's Book Study--subscribe |
Emmanuel's Facebook Group--join | Emmanuel on Twitter @EmmanuelPres |
Emmanuel on Foursquare--"checkin"

Announcements
Please submit any bulletin or website announcements by Tuesday at 12pm the week you’d like it featured using the announcement request webform.

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.