BIBLE STUDY:
Bible Class will continue this afternoon at 3:00 pm. The topic will be The Creation of God. All are encouraged to attend.

CHURCH BUDGET:
Expected Budget $152,532.00
Received $124,961.11 – 81.9%

Shortfall $27,570.89

DEACONS & DEACONESSES MEETING:
There will be a Deacons and Deaconesses meeting right after Divine Worship today. All Deacons and Deaconesses are encouraged to attend. Please bring your lunch.

BIBLE INSTRUCTOR’S TRAINING:
The Ontario Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, through their School of Evangelism will be conducting a “Bible Instructor’s Track” beginning March 31, 2019. These courses will be taught at the Kingsview Village Adventist Church at a cost of $225.00 per person. The Immanuel Church Board voted to sponsor 2 interested individuals from this church to prepare themselves for this ministry of soul winning. All interested persons please see one of the Pastors, or the First Elder.

JOURNEY TOWARD INTIMACY:
“Great marriages don’t happen by accident but are small daily acts of intentionality.”  
Be intentional about growing your marriage relationship and register today for the Journey Toward Intimacy, the 2019 marriage enrichment conference. March 1 & 2, 2019 at the Toronto Novotel Vaughan, $150 couple: includes conference registration, Saturday lunch buffet, and 3 refreshment breaks (hotel accommodations must be booked directly with hotel at $149 +tax/night).    Registration & Info:  www.adventistontario.org

DISCIPLE SHIFT CONVENTION:
The Ontario Conference’s 2019 Ministries Convention, titled “DiscipleShift,” is fast approaching. The convention will start on Friday, March 22 and end Sabbath, March 23, at Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel (9005 Leslie Street, Richmond Hill, ON). We encourage you to register as soon as possible at www.discipleshift.ca. Pre-early bird registration ended Friday, the 11th, and early bird registration ends February 4.

CAUTION:
Effective Sabbath, December 22, 2018 Immanuel Church will be peanut and tree nut-free facility. Please do not bring to church the following nuts or dishes prepared with the following: · Peanuts · Tree nuts (almonds, Brazil nuts, macadamia, cashews, pecans, pistachios, pine nuts, hazel nuts, walnuts). Why? To prevent allergic reactions with serious consequences to individuals who have or may have allergies to these. Together, let us make Immanuel be allergy safe for everyone. Thank you!

CAMP FRENDA:
Immanuel’s annual family winter camp is from January 25 – 27, 2019. For information or reservations please see Ron Cresswell. Reservations will be taken on a first come first served basis and MUST be accompanied with deposit.

BULLETIN BOARD:
We encourage everyone to please check the Bulletin Board regularly for information. Our weekly Bulletin is often short of space for the notices the Conference sends. Thank you.

NOTICES:
1) HOUR OF POWER IN PRAYER: 1st Sabbath each month

2) BABY DEDICATION: 3rd Sabbath of each Month

3) COMMUNION SERVICE: 4th Sabbath, last month of each Quarter

4) CPR offered @ 10% discount, call 416-567-7092

5) SENIORS MEETING: 4th Sunday of each month @ 1:30 pm

6) BOARD MTGS: 2nd Monday of each Month

 7) JANE/FINCH MALL HEALTH OUTREACH: 2nd Sabbath of alternate months