• Contact Greg Horton or call the church office!
  • THANK GOD - Dr. Jim Meek's November Sermon Series
  • "Commit ACTS with Facts - Wednesday Night Adult Bible Study Livestreamed on Facebook
  • Listen to Dr. Jim Meek weekly on 710 AM radio & 105.7 FM
  • These resources are avialable to you. Please contact the church office for more information.
  • Please click on the image above for our reopening guidelines.

Welcome 

THANK GOD TANGIBLY

November 29, 2020

 

The trench warfare of World War I was brutal.  Thousands of young men were slaughtered as each side fought for inches of ground.  Most men who tried to go “over the top” were immediately shot.  Also, gas was used to seep into every nook and cranny of the trenches, eating men alive.

On Christmas Eve, 1914, some Germans emerged from the trenches, saying to the British across “No Man’s Land,” “Frohlich Weihnachten” (Merry Christmas).  The Englishmen thought it was a trick, but when they saw that the Germans were unarmed, they got out of their trenches and began shaking hands with the Germans.  Soon gifts were exchanged and the two sides sang Christmas carols.  They even played a game of soccer.  The commanders finally put a stop to the festivities, but it filled the soldiers with a sense of hope that man could be civil again.  The songs, gifts and handshakes were also tangible ways of expressing thanksgiving to God.

No matter what warfare is going on in our government, our homes or our hearts, showing tangible thanksgiving to God will always provide a sense of hope.  This Thanksgiving let acts of kindness towards others express thanks to God.

Sunday I’m preaching on “Thank God Tangibly” from Hebrews 13:15-21 wherein we’ll learn to 1) “Thank God with Your Lips” (verse 15), 2) “Thank God by Doing Good” (verses 16-19) and 3) “Thank God by Pleasing God” (verses 20-21).  It will be the first day of advent.  We’ll light the Hope Candle.  My hope is that God will give you great holidays in which you’ll perform acts of kindness toward God and others as a means of expressing thanks for all that God has done and will do for you.

Remember that Wednesday, November 25, 2020, Thanksgiving Eve, we have no Bible Studies at the church.  I will be livestreaming devotions Tuesday through Saturday mornings, including Thanksgiving, at 10:00 on Facebook.  Sunday we’ll meet live and livestream Sunday School at 9:00 with worship at 10:30.  When we participate, we will be tangibly thanking God!

Love,

Jim Meek

 

El Camino Baptist Church

Facebook Link:

https://www.facebook.com/elcaminobaptistchurch/live/

Online Giving Link

https://www.elcaminobaptist.org/donate

 

Announcements 

Hope is Born: Live Walk-Thru Nativity

 

El Camino Baptist brings you an outdoor presentation of the Christmas story in a live, walk-through experience with actors and narration.
 
Showings begin every 5 minutes. Reserve your spot today for this free event! Walk-ups are accepted, but will be first-come, first-serve, while spots last. A reservation guarantees your spot and prevents long wait times. We look forward to seeing you!
 
**The link for reservations are now available on our Walk-Through Nativity Page

Share this event with your friends on Facebook: https://fb.me/e/3BtNq089Z

To abide by COVID regulations, we ask that guests make a reservation in advance for your group. To see available showing times, click on the "Ticket" link on our Nativity Ministry Page. This is a FREE event.

Also, please note:

1. Plan to arrive 15 minutes before your reservation
2. This event is outdoors, so dress appropriately
3. Upon arrival, practice social distancing
4. Masks/face coverings are required for all guests 2 years and older. If you have a medical exemption, please notify us upon
    arrival

 

 


Men's Prayer Breakfast

December 5, 2020

Join us in prayer and fellowship at our monthly Men's Breakfast where we will be gathering again in our Fellowship Hall at 8 am. We will be practicing social distancing and please bring your mask!


Daily Devotional with Dr. Jim Meek

Please join us for our Facebook livestream Daily Devotional with Pastor Jim Meek, Tuesday - Saturday at 10:00 am. Just go to, https://www.facebook.com/elcaminobaptistchurch/live_videos/. You will be encouraged as Pastor Jim opens the Word! Questions? Please contact the church office at (916) 488-1522 or email office@elcaminobaptist.org


Bible Study & Worship Schedule

Sundays - 9:00 am

Pastor Jim's Adult Bible Study - Fellowship Hall and Livestreamed on Facebook as well

Women's Class - Suite B

Adult Co-Ed- Carl Turner, Facilitator - Suite E

Young Adult- Jafet Estevez, Facilitator - Building 200

Youth - Youth Department

Children's Classes - Children's Department

Sundays 10:30 am

Worship - Worship Center and Livestreamed on Facebook as well

Nursery - Nursery Department

Children's Church - Children's Department

Wednesdays 6:30 pm

Pastor Jim's Adult Bible Study - Fellowship Hall and Livestreamed on Facebook

Youth and Young Adults - Youth Department

 


El Camino Baptist Church-Update

Dear Friends,

Thank you for your support during the pandemic! Please continue to pray, study, worship, invite and give.

In light of Sacramento moving back to purple tier we'll keep livestreaming the Pastor's Sunday School class at 9:00, worship at 10:30, Wednesday night Bible Study at 6:30 and devotions Tuesday through Saturday at 10:00.

If people feel led, they may still attend worship at 10:30, and all the Bible Studies (Wednesday night, our four adult Sunday School classes, youth classes and Sunday School for children at 9:00). During worship we'll still have Children's Worship at 10:30.

If you can't livestream on Facebook, you can catch it 48 hours later on our website. We'll also have free DVDs available.

Please call on us for help at any time.

Love,

El Camino Baptist Staff


Online Sermons


Sermon Notes on YouVersion Bible App

Our Sermon Notes are online on the YouVersion Bible App. Just open the app, go to "Events". If you are local to Sacramento, you will find the live event for El Camino Baptist Church!

The sermon notes will be available from 10 am Sunday through 10:00 am, the following Sunday unless you save them to your personal YouVersion App.


ECBC Life Groups



Are you interested in joining a home small group Bible study? Want to facilitate or host a home small group Bible study? Please click on this link and let us know your interests:

https://www.elcaminobaptist.org/form/7671

Carl Turner is our ECBC Life Group Director. Please contact Carl at the church office (916) 488-1522, or email carl@elcaminobaptist.org if you have any questions!

 


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