Holy Week Schedule  Palm Sunday,                   9:00 a.m.  Worship service, Procession with April 13                                               palms, special music.                                        10:15 a.m.  Brunch.  No Sunday School. Maundy Thurs.             12:10 p.m.  Traditional service with Holy April 17                        & 6:30 p.m.  Communion and the stripping of the altar. Good Friday                 6:30 p.m.  Tenebrae […]

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WELCA OF IMMANUEL – April 2014 Mission Action Sewing ladies continue sewing on Wednesday mornings from 8:30 a.m. until noon.  Sewing dates this month are April 2nd and April 9th.   Please join them for all or part of the day.  There are projects to take if you would like to work at home.  Contact Violet […]

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Rock with Seniors, community worship with treats, and fellowship at 1:30 p.m., the first Monday of the month.  It is open to the public and we hope it will provide a needed outreach to our seniors.    Rock with Seniors resume on Monday, April 7th at Immanuel Lutheran Church.  Transportation will be provided by family and […]

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A message from Pr. Daniel Schwick, Vice President of Church and Public Engagement at Lutheran Social Services of Illinois To the saints of God at the congregations that make up Bridging the Rock. On behalf of Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, I want to express deep appreciation to the people of your congregations who rolled […]

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NEWS ON THE PEWS All of the pews in the Parish Hall have to be moved in order to remove carpeting that was damaged when the radiators froze in January and to install new carpeting.  Many people have been wishing that space could be used in a different way–Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, social hour […]

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MARCH 4WARD FOR LSSI a huge success! Our evening of food and musical entertainment, complete with both silent and live auction items cleared over $7,000!  Thanks to everyone who made donations, baked desserts, and helped in any other way.  A huge thanks to Marj and Duane Nielsen and Gerald and Mary Foskitt for all their […]

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Thank you to everyone who remembered us with their thoughts, prayers and in anyway while at CGH Medical Center and Walnut Manor.  Special thanks to Pastor Milner and Sam Hyland for their visits and prayers.  We feel truly blessed by our family and church family.                                                                                            Russ & Ellen Spencer […]

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Committee of the Whole Highlights  The Committee of the Whole met on Sunday, March 16th for planning and goal-setting.  In the opening devotion, we were reminded to acknowledge that all we have comes from  God who entrusts us to manage our time and talents that  transform our faith from words to actions.    A spirit led […]

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Campership Applications are available now.  Scholarships for summer camp and/or Leadership Lab are available through the Trust Fund.  The application is located in the narthex and need to be submitted to the church office by Sunday, May 4th.  The campership will be in the amount of $150 each for a week long camp and $25 […]

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Middle School/High School Youth Event will be held on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Rockwood Park in Morrison.  Dress for the outdoor weather.  Please bring any fishing equipment you may have.  We need chaperones & drivers.  There is a sign up sheet on the table.  Friends are welcome.  

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