High School Sunday School Class Starting on Sunday, April 8th (Easter), Pastor Hank will be leading the High School youth during the Sunday School hour (10:15-11:15).  The material she will be using is from the Getting Ready materials for the National Youth Gathering in July, but you do not need to be going on […]

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  LISTENING FOR GOD < ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />      Life is so full of surprises!  I think someone “upstairs” mixed up the calendar pages and put up May instead of March!  I have heard several people say they have never seen tulips blooming in March.  This surprising weather brings mixed […]

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March’s activity of collecting non-perishables for the food pantry was a huge success.  Our goal was 135 items and we surpassed that goal in just two weeks.  We collected 239 items.  Thanks to everyone for your generosity and thanks to Virgil Rhodes for taking the items to the pantry at First Christian Church in Rock […]

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Open House

Open House for Duane Nielsen’s 90th birthday on Sunday, April 15th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.  Please omit gifts.  Please come help Duane celebrate his 90 years young.

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BEING DELIBERATE Mary Swanson emailed me an article (I think it was from Guidepost magazine originally) about the process of choosing a word to live by for the new year.  You can do this as an individual or a family or a team at work, etc.  We did it as a Council at our orientation […]

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SENIOR HIGH YOUTH      On February 19th, six youth from our three Lutheran churches gathered at St. Paul’s in Sterling for an evening of food, fun, and fellowship.  We had sloppy joes for supper and ice cream sandwiches for dessert.  We played a mixer game at the beginning and had a reflection on what it […]

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Progressive Dinner

Progressive Dinner will be held at Foskitt’s home on Saturday, March 24th starting at 5:00 p.m.. Main course will be at Beveroth’s and 8:00 p.m.dessert at the church with games to follow. There is a sign up sheet on the table in narthex for who is attending and if you can help with food. Come […]

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Are you keeping track?

Here are February’s trivia questions to review as Immanuel celebrates 135 years: When did the Wednesday evening Lenten round robin rotation begin?  1990 How many interns has Immanuel had?  9 What was the original name of the Thursday evening service?  Fresh Start When was the new addition built on to Immanuel?  1983

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First Communion Classes

Pastor Hank will be offering classes for those preparing for their First Communion and their parents.  Classes will meet on Sunday, March 18 and 25 during the Sunday school hour.  Let Pastor Hank know if interested.  Children who have completed 1st grade are encouraged to attend these classes.

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PREBAPTISM CLASSES

 Pastor Hank will be offering classes for those preparing for Baptism, their parents and sponsors on the first two Sundays in March.  We will meet during  the Sunday school hour (10:15 a.m.).  Baptisms will be on Palm Sunday, April 1st.

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