Immanuel’s 2017 Graduates

Montmorency School:   Avery Johnson Newman High School:   Brady Osborne Rock Falls High School:  Bailey Wetzell, Sydney Young Sterling High School:   Krista Blackburn, Layne Morgan, Orlando Ramos   Sauk Valley Community College: Registered Nursing Degree: Lisa Armstrong Lisa will continue her studies to receive her Bachelor Degree in Nursing.   Sauk Valley Community College: Associate Degree […]

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Pastor’s Page

Grace and peace of Christ to you! It was a JOY to share time with you on May 7. Thank you for your warm and hospitable welcome. THANK YOU for the sacred privilege of serving alongside you as pastor beginning June 1! I am looking forward to partnering in ministry with you, sharing life and […]

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Rummage Sale

We will be having a Rummage Sale on Friday, June 23, 8:00am to 4:00 pm and Saturday, June 24, 8:00 to 12 noon at the church.  We are asking members of the congregation to donate items for this sale. We will be accepting small household appliances, dishes, pictures, etc.  No adult clothing will be accepted, […]

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June Birthdays and Anniversaries

The following members will be observing birthdays of 80 years or more this June. Happy Birthday! Marj Nielsen (93)          6/19                    Wilmer Houck (93)              6/21 Duane Olsen                  6/28 The following members will be observing wedding anniversaries of 50 years or more during the month of June. Happy Anniversary Tom & Betty Clementz       6/12/1965 Jim & […]

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May Council Highlights

The installation of Pastor Bree Truax at Immanuel will be after her ordination which is on July 1.  As soon as the date is set, information will be included  in both the weekly bulletin and Messenger. No outdoor worship service will be held this year. A 60 month lease for a copier with a service/maintenance […]

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From Pr. Vicki

Dear Sisters and Brothers of Immanuel, This past year has been an amazing experience. I’ve watched as you’ve grown as a community of faith (ok so maybe with a bit of prodding!). I’ve walked with you in times of joy and sadness. We have laughed, worked side by side, dreamed and planned, shared meals together […]

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“Oh, The Places You’ll Go” May 21, 2017

At this time of year inspirational books are a popular gift for those who are graduating. When I completed my Bachelor’s degree and graduated from college in 1991, I was given the book Oh, The Places You’ll Go!, by Dr. Seuss. Maybe you’ve given this book as a gift, maybe you have one on your […]

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On-line Offering

On line Offering Some time ago I had asked if anyone was interested in having their offering automatically deducted from their checking account and directly deposited to Immanuel’s account – and a number of you said yes. Sauk Valley Bank (where the church maintains its accounts) does have a program that will suit our needs. There […]

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Campership Applications

Camperships Applications available: Summer camp program brochures are available at church. Camperships available through the Scholarship Fund and the camp. The application is located in the narthex and needs to be submitted to the church office as soon as possible. $50 deposit due at time of registration. Please visit the website at: lomc.org. Contact Audrey […]

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Honor Graduates

Honoring Our Graduates will be held on Sunday, May 21st. We will be honor those who are graduating from 8th, 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 the worship service in their […]

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