News & Events

Gold Star Mission

Gold Star Mission (www.goldstarmission.org) funds scholarships in honor of our service members. When students receive a scholarship in the name of a Fallen Hero something powerful happens. A new family now knows the story of that hero too. In September they are offering a Gold Star 500 where veterans are cycling 500 miles in 4 […]

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BENEVOLENCE

Friends in Christ.  This is the first of what I hope is a monthly informational article on some aspect of Church Budget.  Every year at the Annual meeting, we present the numbers out there for everyone to digest, but I am sure that not all of what is presented is clearly understood.  To that end, […]

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Council Highlights August 5, 2019

1. Approval of blacktop sealing and stripe painting of the west parking lot and the east side alley parking, along with sealing only for the north parking lot.  2. Walked through the parsonage and discussed repairs, cleaning up, updates, and future renting. 3. In preparation for future roof replacement on the church building, getting estimates for an idea […]

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Confirmation

Confirmation classes will be offered on Sunday Mornings from 10:15-11:15 beginning on September 15th.  Those who choose to participate in Sunday Confirmation are also expected to participate in the Tri Church confirmation service opportunities and either the fall confirmation retreat or spring Youth Quake.  A full schedule of those dates will be mailed to each […]

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School Supply Closet

The August noisy offering will be going to the School Supply Closet at Trinity U.M. Church in Sterling. They are in their eighth year of providing free school supplies for students in Whiteside County.  The closet was created to help ease the burden for teachers, who often pay for such supplies out of their own […]

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Tri Church will meet on Tuesday, August 13th

at the home of Greg and Dawn Zeigler (404 W. 13th Street, Sterling) for a cook-out beginning at 6 p.m. Brats, hot dogs and drinks will be provided.  Please bring a dish to pass.  If planning to attend, please call Deb Keaschall at 815-626-9159 to RSVP. 

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A Bowling League Organizational meeting

A Bowling League Organizational meeting will be held after worship on Sunday, August 18th in the fellowship hall.  This non-sanctioned league bowls at Blackhawk Lanes in Sterling every other Sunday night at 6:00 p.m.  All high school age through adult bowlers of all abilities are welcome.  If you can’t make the meeting but are interested […]

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Please join us for a special BBT in August!

Breaking Bread Together or BBT is a time of sharing life, God’s love and a meal together!  In August, we are off on an adventure to Krumpets in Fulton.  We will leave from Immanuel at 11 a.m.  Following lunch we hope to visit the Bible book store near there, check out the windmill and so […]

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