Honoring Our Graduates will be held on Sunday, May 20th, we will honor our youth who are graduating from 8th grade, High School, and college.  They will be invited forward at the beginning of the service and presented with a certificate.  There will be special refreshments during the coffee hour after service in their honor.  […]

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PEACE, JOY, LOVE       No, this is not some "hippie" slogan from the 1960’s.  This is actually the heart of the Easter message as the disciples experienced the Risen Christ in their midst on the evening of the Resurrection.  Remember how the disciples were all gathered together with the door locked behind them on that […]

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Plant Sale  On Saturday, May 5th, Sterling/Rock Falls is having their communitywide garage sales.  Our Relay for Life team, Spirit of Immanuel, will be having a plant sale.  The sale will start at 8:00 a.m. until ?

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April trivia questions: Who was the Pastor when the parsonage was built?  Rev. Henrichs Who was the head contractor of the parsonage?  Hubert Auman What year did we start using ELW?  2006 When did the Thursday evening service start?  Oct. 1998 When was the parsonage mortgage paid?  1985

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American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Whiteside County will take place on June 2nd – 3rd at Rock Falls High School Hinders Field. Immanuel is forming a team.  We could use up to 15 people, so please consider joining us. We need people to sign up by May 13th because we are ordering t-shirts […]

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Mother/Daughter Potluck Banquet will be held on Tuesday, May 1st at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.  Please bring a meat dish for the size of your family and a dish to pass and your own table service. Drinks provided.  It is helpful if you sign up by Sunday, April 29th on the sign up […]

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Good Shepard Sunday will be April 29th.  There will be a special offering envelope that week that will support the work of Lutheran Social Services of Illinois.

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Soup Supper and Game Night will be held on Saturday, April 28th at Immanuel from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  There will be a variety of soups and desserts.  Freewill offering will be taken and proceeds will go to Relay for Life.  Bring your favorite board games or cards.

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Church Clean Up Work Day will be held on Saturday, May 19th at 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to do outdoor trimming and clean inside parsonage.  Please bring supplies and tools.  There is a sign up sheet but please come to help that day even if you didn’t sign up.Smooth peanut butter and grape jelly […]

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