Welcome to Immanuel Baptist Church.  It is a joy to welcome those of you who are guests with us today.  We are genuinely glad you chose this opportunity to come and worship with us.  It is our prayer that today’s worship experience will be very meaningful in your life.


Bro. Gary continues this morning with . . .

A Summer of Worship and Joy Sermon Series


The Missing Ingredient Of Worship

Ephesians 5:18


  1. BE FULL:

     a.)  Obediently

     b.)  Completely

     c.)  Repeatedly


  1. BE FIT:

     a.)  Sing

     b.)  Serve

     c.)  Submit


Tonight:  Obstacles & Opportunities

Philippians 1:12-18




       YOUTH GROUP Events (7th through 12th grades) August 9 – Big Rock Mini Golf – $20 to play/$10 for food/Leave church @ 5 p.m.

August 16 – End of Summer Celebration!  6:15 p.m.  Youth Room


Adult Choir Practice – New Schedule

Wednesdays            August 9—Sanctuary        August 16 – Sanctuary 

                                              August 30 – Sanctuary     September 20 – Sanctuary

Sundays:   August 20, Fellowship Hall 4:45 pm

                 August 27, Fellowship Hall 4:45 pm

                         September 10, Fellowship Hall 4:45 pm

                September 17, Sanctuary 4:45 pm

                September 24 – HOMECOMING STYLE SINGING-Meet at 4:45 pm


Deacons Meeting TODAY 4:30 p.m. – Conference Room Reviewing proposed budget for 2017-18 church year beginning September 1.


Annual Business Meeting Sunday, August 20, Following Evening Service We will be voting on new budget as well as electing teachers & officers for 2017-18.


Grief Share Bgins Fall Session Sunday, August 20, 2:00 P.M.

Fellowship Hall  –  13 Consecutive Weeks


Kid’s Jam Practice Wednesdays   6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

5 years up through 6th grade  –   Those participating will be in our presentation, LEGENDS AT CAMP GARNER CREEK, a musical about church camp, bible heroes and remarkable everyday kids!  Come support our children on Sunday, September 10, 5:45 p.m.


TODAY a Very Special Lady is Turning 90!

Mrs. Demarise Coulter Freeman ‘s birthday celebration is cancelled for today, but please send her a birthday card if you can.  She would love to hear from you!

Her address is:   %  Crownpoint Retirement Center

                                         510 South Rose Street #305     

                         Sheridan, AR  72150


Coming NEXT Sunday, August 13, 5:45 p.m.

 THE KINSMEN will be sharing the message of God’s word here at Immanuel next week.  As always, they will strive to sing songs that reach out and touch the hearts and lives of people of all ages and backgrounds.


I B C Medical Missions Team Sponsoring

FREE Public Health Screening  September 16 Epperson Center – 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon


Baptist Trumpet  

“Official Publication of Baptist Missionary  Association of Arkansas”

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Congratulations to Aleck & Sierra Wilson!

River Colt Wilson was born August 2nd, weighing 6 lbs. 5 ozs. and

21 ½ inches long. 

Mike & Kim Maple proud grandparents!


Last Week’s Report

                      Sunday School Attendance:  152

                                  Worship Attendance:  325

                      Total Contributions: $8,387.96