If you are visiting with us today, we extend a warm Immanuel welcome.  Do feel free to join in our worship service.  Members, be sure to greet all of our visitors!


Adult Choir Practice – New Schedule

Wednesdays            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


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 Begins Fall Session Sunday, August 20, 2:00 P.M. – Fellowship Hall


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

5 years up through 6th graders are invited to join us.  It’s not too late! 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.


KID’S Special Practices

August 20th and 27th, Choir will practice in Sanctuary from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 9th:  Dress Rehearsal 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

with Cast Party after practice.

Sunday, September 10th:  Be in church choir room at 5:00 p.m. and dressed.  Performance will be a 5:45 p.m.

Choir will wear Kid’s Jam T-Shirts and long blue jeans.  Sizing for the T-Shirts will be August 16th and 20th.


Next up. . . The Kinsmen in Concert Tonight 5:45 p.m.!

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

A Love Offering will be taken.


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”

This weekly newspaper is free to our church members.  If you are not already receiving it and would like to begin, sign up at the visitor’s center. 

It is available by mail or E-mail.


IBC – CR invites you to learn how to minister to hurting people through this Christ-centered program.

State-Wide Leadership Rally for Celebrate Recovery ministries is being held at IBC Sat. August 26 – 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

To register for this day of worship, training and fellowship, please register at

Lunch will be $5.00 per person CR will be collecting non-perishable food items for Immanuel’s Food Bank that day – please bring your items that morning.

What is P-8? This rally is named for Principle

 8 of the eight principles taught through CR: Principle 8 – “Yield myself to God to be used to bring this Good News to others, both by my example and by my words.”


YOUTH GROUP Event (7th – 12th grades)

August 16 – End of Summer Celebration! 

6:15 p.m.  Youth Room


Men’s Prayer Breakfast, Sunday, August 20, 8:00 am, Epperson Center


Immanuel Food Bank OPEN Saturday, August 26, 8:00 a.m.

Monthly Distribution


AWANA /WEDNESDAY Meals Kick-off Wednesday, Sept.  6!


Remember to pray for all our young people and teachers as they begin a fresh school year tomorrow morning!


Last Week’s Report

                      Sunday School Attendance:  144

                                  Worship Attendance:  254

                      Total Contributions: $17,066.76