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April 23 special Service

Join us Sunday, April 23, for our semi-annual “Joint Service,” when we combine our usual Services into one at 10:00 AM.  This semester it’s being held at our Student Center, 303 N Clay St.  The celebration of Easter continues!  Special music highlights the truth of the resurrection and its impact on our lives.  Come one, come all! 9:00am Bible Study 10:00am Divine…

Alleluia! Christ is risen.

Join us Sunday, April 16, as we worship our resurrected Lord!  8:30am Divine Service at Immanuel Church, 906 E Grant St. (with Brunch following) 11:00am Divine Service at Immanuel Student Center, 303 N Clay St.   …for Christ is risen, and life has meaning!  Alleluia!

500th of The Reformation!

In celebration of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, our congregation is planning… a special Celebration Service at St. James Lutheran Church in Quincy on October 29 screening the film “Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the World.” hosting our neighbors for an Ice Cream Social, including selfies with Martin & Katie Luther presenting an interactive evening with Martin Luther, prompting discussion…

Our 60th Anniversary

Immanuel Lutheran Church was founded in 1956.  Sunday, November 6, 2016 we will celebrate our 60th Anniversary in a special 10:00am Service at our Church (906 E Grant St).  At 9:30am we’ll have a historical slideshow, looking at God’s faithfulness through our 60 years of ministry.  After the Service join us for a free Anniversary Banquet in the Church Hall.  All are…

“Barnyard Roundup” Vacation Bible School!

Join us June 19-22 (Sunday to Wednesday) for Vacation Bible School!  Our Barnyard Roundup is where Jesus gathers us together for His grace and truth.  Kids age 3 through 6th grade are all welcome.  VBS is free and open to all.  Songs, Bible Lessons, Crafts, Games, and Snacks will all point to Jesus, your Savior! VBS is 6:00-8:00pm, June 19-22, at Immanuel…

April 24 we hold *one* Service

…at 10:00am Sunday, April 24, 2016, Immanuel members, friends, and neighbors will gather for one Worship Service in our Student Center Chapel (of St. Timothy The Learner).  That day, we won’t have a Service or Sunday School at our Church — everything is at Immanuel Student Center, 303 N Clay St.  Bible Class begins at 9:00am.  Divine Service at 10:00am.  It’s a…

Cars 101 – let us help!

Do you know all about… changing a car tire? jump starting a dead battery? checking fluid levels under the hood? the indicator lights on your dashboard? checking tire pressure? No?  (Yes?*)  Well, maybe we can help.  Our Lutheran Student Fellowship group is hosting “Cars 101” in the Lutheran Student Center parking lot on Saturday, April 23, 2016.  It’s on from 3:00-5:00pm.  The…

Easter Sermons on Revelation

Throughout the Easter season our Epistle Lessons all come from the Book of Revelation.  It’s all about Christ, and it’s almost all comforting — not terrifying.  Those Epistle lessons will also be the basis of our sermons.  Come, worship the Triune God in the power and truth of the resurrection.  For the seven congregations in Asia that first received John’s letter, the…

“CrossWords” midweek Lenten series

Lent is a time for forgiveness, renewal, and grace.  This Lent we’re focusing upon the words of our Lord from the cross in a series called “CrossWords.”  Join us Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm in the Chapel of Immanuel Lutheran Student Center.  A simple supper will be served at 6pm in the basement.  Our Student Center is located at 303 N Clay Street,…

Welcome, students!

It’s great to have students back!   Martin Luther was a campus pastor.  It’s true.  Today, Campus Ministry is a crucial part of Immanuel’s ministry in Macomb.  It’s one of our closest mission fields … and home to many mission partners.  Students:  we’re here to bring you God’s truth and grace in Jesus.  Word and Sacrament ministry is our chief way to…