Posts from November 2011
Each week of devotions and readings will center on a particular theme, related to the symbolism of the advent candle we light on Sunday in worship. The first candle is the Prophecy, or Hope, candle. This week, we will be reading from the promises of Isaiah, written over 700 years before the birth of Jesus, that helped the people of God anticipate the advent of the Messiah.
Today (day one): I am thankful for ________________________.
The nomination process for elders and deacons is now open through the month of November. In nominating a candidate for church office at Emmanuel, you are taking an active step in government and function of our church. We ask you to do this prayerfully.