National Night Out, a yearly event to encourage neighborliness and the strengthening of safe neighborhoods, was held at Centennial Park on Tuesday, August 6th.  Immanuel was represented with a table of reading materials for all ages.  Thanks to Deb Gonzalez for providing the table and sign and stickers for the kids.   Next year we […]

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Approximately 50 youth and 40 helpers Stood Strong for God at Immanuel’s “Kingdom Rock”, Vacation Bible School! Bible Points:  God’s love, family and friends, prayer, trusting God, and the Bible helps us stand strong!Bible Stories:  David writes about God’s love (Psalm 23)     Mordecai encourages Esther.  (Esther 1-9)     Nehemiah perseveres to rebuild Jerusalem wall (Nehemiah […]

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The Council’s Corner Greetings to all, As chairman of the stewardship committee, I would like to tell you we have met very diligently and have done some outstanding work the last few years and for that I thank all who have participated.  I want to take this opportunity to talk about something very important to […]

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Thank you to those who volunteered at the Rock Falls United Methodist Church for the Lets Feed Our Children program.  Our coordinator, Marsha McCoy; Terrell Walton, Tyrone Long, Lynette Masini, Pr. Hank, Kathy Arity, Bonnie Cassens, Judy Beveroth, Mary Ann Dettman, Zelda King, Gwen Fritsch, Jan Valdez, Pauline Moeller, and Marj Nielsen.  Thank you to […]

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SURVEY RESULTS  The Mutual Ministry Committee thanks everyone who filled out the survey on grief and loss.  This information helps us respond to needs in the congregation.    Here are the results: 1.  Have you personally experienced loss(es) in your life?  37 yes 2.  Do you believe that you have successfully dealt with the loss(es)?  […]

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ANGELS AMONG US  What do you think of when you think of angels?  Some of us think of guardian angels that God has appointed to watch over us and keep us safe. (Matthew 18:10)  Some of us think of the Christmas story in the Gospel of Luke, chapter 2, and how the sky was filled with […]

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Preorder Tulip/Daffodil bulbs through August 28; bulbs delivered first week in October.  All proceeds to Relay For Life of Whiteside County.  Order forms on the table in narthex.  For more information or order blank, contact Betty Clementz at 815-336-2305.

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