Emmanuel Baptist Church - Oshawa

Digital Bulletin


Baptist Church


LEAD People to the Saving Grace of Jesus Christ

INTEGRATE People into a Caring Family of Faith

TEACH People to Walk Closely with our God; and

EQUIP People to Serve God with Their Lives

Ministers, All Who Love Jesus

Pastor Paul Woodcock

Church Office 905-432-7204


461 Phillip Murray Avenue, Oshawa, ON L1J 1H6

EBC website www.ebcoshawa.ca

Sunday Worship Service

March 10th, 2024


Prayer and Welcome: Dan Manning

Announcements: Lauren Hele

Offering: Dan Manning

“Call To Praise and Worship”

Sermon: When God Looks Like A Loser, Take A Closer Look

Scripture: Genesis 38-40

Closing Prayer: Jonathan Hele


Would you like a visit, phone call, text, email, or a prayer? Call the church office at 905-432-7204 or email pastor@ebcOshawa.ca

For Prayer Chain Requests please call or text

Pastor Paul 289-927-1438



2024 Weekly Budget: $1,682.**nbsp; For March 3rd, General Fund: $835.

Ramp: $150. Benevolent Fund: $200.


Online donations/offerings can be made at  emmanueloshawa.giving@gmail.com no password needed. If doing online donations, please include your envelope number.


Please contact Carolyn Manning (905-429-1920) if you are having any problems getting started with e-giving."


Clothing Donation Drive please contact the church either for donating used clothing or if you need help. See Donna Barter or Karin Jones

The Church Library is open and ready to serve you.

(On main floor)

Need any help see Lynda VanDusen or Maureen Summers 



You can also join us @ ebcoshawa.ca and in the Parking Lot on the radio @ 90.9 FM


Church Family Calendar

 What’s happening this week


            • Tuesday  - @ 9:30 a.m. - Women’s Coffee Time
            • Wednesday - @ 10:00 m. - Men’s Coffee Time
            • Wednesday - @ 7:00 m. - Bible study/Prayer meet in the church basement or on Zoom.

                                                    Meeting ID: 265 506 435     

                                                    Password:    276664      


            -     Thursday @ 7:00 p.m. - Kids Night Out and Lighthouse Groups.

            This is a safe time and place for children and youth to come together with crafts and activities to learn about God and his Son Jesus Christ.

            Last Night of Children’s of the

            Thursday, night programs will be May 16th @ 7:00 p.m.


                           Discipleship Classes: (All welcome)

            -    Ken Johnston, Sundays @ 10:00 a.m. in the Annex.


            Looking Ahead:


            • Board Meeting: Mon, March 11th @ 7:00 p.m.
            • Alpha Night: Sat, March 16th, @ 6:00 p.m.
            • Good Friday Service: March 29th, @ 11:00 a.m.
            • Resurrection Easter Sunday Service: March 31st, @ 11:00 a.m.
            • Safe Kids Workshop: Sunday, April 7th, @ 4:00 p.m.
            • Members Business meeting: Wed,May 15th, @ 7:00 p.m.
            • Women’s Activities:
            • Sat, March 23rd @ 9:30 a.m. - Craft Day Easter Centerpiece & Table Favours.
            • Sat, April 27th @ 1:00 p.m. - Colouring Book Day.
            • Sat, May 25th @ 9:30 a.m. - Cake Ball Decorating.
            • LITE Soccer Info:
              • Saturday, March 23rd, @ 11:00 a.m. - LITE Soccer Registration (Volunteers Needed, see Hal Rowan)
              • Tuesday, May 21st @ 6:00 p.m. – LITE Soccer 1st Game
              • Thursday, May 23rd @ 7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. LITE Sports 1St Session




            More info @ ebcOshawa.ca

                        Weekly Prayer @ the Church

                        Monday - from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

                        Wednesday - from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

                        Friday - from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

                        We will meet in the church basement and pray.

                        Prayer Requests

                        Pray for God to use our church to be a beacon of light in this neighbourhood, bringing God glory.

                        Pray for God to give us access and resources for the accessibility ramp.


                        Pray for Al Moyer as his wife Jeana is facing surgery for her back.


                        Pray for success in Jonathan’s heart surgery scheduled for Thursday, March 28th. Pray for healing, strength and grace for the Hele family.


                        Pray for Kathy Laiho as she had serious surgery on January 11th.


                        Pray for the Alpha Program, for souls to be saved.


                        Robert D’Cruz would like prayer as he and his family are beginning the process of getting his brother immigrated to Canada.


                        Pray for Lorraine’s son in laws half sister Brianna is home but is still needing prayer.


                          Sermon Notes

                                    March 3rd, 2024


                          When God Looks Like A Loser, Take A Closer Look

                          Genesis 38-40