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PEACE WEEKEND
MARCH 23-24, 2024

We’re excited to send our Emmanuel family out into our local community and to Baltimore to show the love of Jesus up close and personal. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this amazing weekend of service, love, and laughter. Projects include:


GRAFFITI EASTER SPRING CARNIVAL
Where: Graffiti Church, 2401 Greenmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21218
What: Volunteers will mingle with guests and share the Gospel and help with food service and grilling.
When: Saturday, March 23, 10:00am–4:00pm (volunteers will leave Emmanuel by 8:30 am)
Who: Open to volunteers of all ages


PRAYER WALK
Where: The Well, Curtis Bay, MD
What: Beacon of Hope human trafficking team will be joining members of The Well, a Baltimore non-profit that focuses on meeting the needs of women in their community, for a prayer walk and Easter bag distribution.
When: Saturday, March 23, 8:30am–1:00pm (volunteers will carpool from Emmanuel at 8:30am and return at 1:00pm)
Who: Open to volunteers of all ages


ECHO HOUSE CLEAN-UP
Where: Echo House Homeless Shelter, 484 Main Street, Prince Frederick
What: Help organize and clean the playroom and laundry areas of the shelter.
When: Saturday, March 23, 10:00am–1:00pm 
Who: Open to volunteers of all ages 


DONATE EASTER BAG ITEMS
Where: Emmanuel Church 
What: soft candy, breakfast/protein/snack bars, individual bags of chips/snacks/cookies/fruit snacks, pudding, applesauce, etc.
When: Bring items to Emmanuel by Sunday, March 17

EASTER BAG ASSEMBLY
Where: Emmanuel ELC 
What: Help assemble 2,000 Easter bags to be distributed throughout our local community and beyond, as a reminder to everyone that “Jesus Loves You!”  
When: Saturday, March 23, 12:00–3:00pm 
Who: Open to volunteers of all ages. Perfect opportunity for small children and families!


EASTER BAG DELIVERY
Where: Calvert County
What: Bring Easter joy to folks in our community by delivering Easter bags. You will be provided with a delivery location and Easter bags. You must sign up to reserve your spot to deliver. 
When: Sunday, March 24, 9:15 and 11:00am 
Who: Open to volunteers of all ages. Perfect opportunity for small children and families!


OLD TOWN ROAD BEAUTIFICATION
Where: Old Town Road in front of Emmanuel Church
What: Old Town Road needs a little TLC . . . specifically litter pick-up. We’ll start at Emmanuel and work to the end of Old Town Road. Help us show our local community how much we love our little town!
When: Sunday, March 24, 11:00am—1:00pm
Who: Open to all volunteers 18 and older


ARC EASTER PARTY
Where: Emmanuel ELC
What: We’re throwing an Easter party for special friends with intellectual and developmental disabilities at the ARC. We’ll have food, drink, games and lots of laughter!
When: Sunday, March 24, 12:00–2:00pm
Who: Open to all ages

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