This Weeks Bulletin

This Week's Sunday Bulletin

Welcome to Immanuel

March 26, 2017

Sunday Morning Services
8am, 9:30am, 11am
Worship Center

The God of the Remnant
1 Kings 18:1-21
Pastor Jesse Johnson

Choir and Orchestra
O Praise The Name

Offertory: Sarah Hayes
I Shall Not Want

Evening Service
5:15pm, Atrium

Outshining Moses
2 Corinthians 3:7-16
Pastor Jesse Johnson

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES

Easter Sunday

Immanuel will have the normal three worship services on Easter Sunday, April 16. All ABFs, including Foundry and Student Ministry classes, will be cancelled. Children's Ministry will have programming for birth–kindergarten only. Children, 1st–6th grade, should worship with their parents. Shuttle service will be provided. Regular attenders are encouraged to park offsite to make room for our guests.

Core Strength
Tuesdays, 6am, A207

Core Strength
Join us as we work through the Fundamentals of the Faith through large-group presentations and small-group discussions.

Men of the Bible (MOB)
Tuesdays, 6:45–8:45pm, Choir/Seminar Room

Men of the Bible
The MOB gives you an opportunity to develop meaningful and lasting relationships with other men as we study God's Word together and apply God's truth in our lives. We are studying the book of Hebrews. For more information and registration, visit www.ibcmob.net.

Coming in May!
Saturday, May 20, 6:30pm, Atrium

Plan to join us as Women's Ministry welcomes author, speaker and blogger, Christine Hoover, to speak from her soon-to-be-released book, Messy Beautiful Friendship – Finding and Nurturing Deep and Lasting Friendships. Christine will explore with us the complexities and joys of Christian friendship among women. This is another great opportunity for fellowship with other women and to invite a friend. There is no charge for this evening but please let us know you are coming at ibc.church/christine.

MOPS
Monday, April 3, 7–9pm, Room A207

MOPS
MOPS
is open to all moms who are pregnant through kindergarten. We would love to have you at our next meeting when we will have Asian-themed food for dinner along with dessert afterwards. Our speaker is Pam Sanders on the topic of What I Would Tell My Younger Self. Please invite your mom friends—their first meeting is free!

Women's Fellowship

Are you a single mom or divorced woman looking for fellowship and community with other Immanuel women? Join us for an evening of fellowship, sharing, and prayer on Saturday, April 8. Contact Stephanie at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Parking and Shuttle Volunteer Appreciation

The Parking and Shuttle Ministries will be holding their volunteer appreciation event on Saturday, April 1. In recognition of the time and effort they lend to make Immanuel run smoothly on Sunday morning, please write any comments you would like to be shared at the event on the back of your connection card.

Are You Missing Something?

If you have lost or misplaced an item, stop by the Welcome Center on Sundays and the volunteers can direct you to the Lost and Found. You may also drop by during the week, 10am–4pm, and the church receptionist will be happy to help you. Any items not claimed by the end of March will be donated to the Immanuel's Hope Ministry.

Foundry Conference

Foundry Conference

UPCOMING MEMBERSHIP AND BAPTISM CLASSES

Discovering Immanuel
8am, Room A206

May 7
August 6
ibc.church/membership

Baptism
8am, Room A201

April 2
July 9
ibc.church/baptism

NEXT GENERATION MINISTRIES

4th-Grade Girls Small Group Leader

KStation Volunteers
We have an immediate opening for a 9:30 4th-grade girls small group leader in KStation. This position works as part of a team and serves every other week.
Contact Diana Warden, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Student Ministry 2017 Spring Retreat

April 28–30, Camp Watermarks, Scottsville, VA
Earlybird price: $150; price increases to $165 on April 10th
Register online at ibc.church/students

MISSION & OUTREACH

Featured Missionary

Please refer to the printed bulletin to learn about this week's featured missionaries.

Support Mission Muffins
April 2 in the Atrium

Mission Muffins
With Central Union Mission's Ready2Cook program, employees learn baking, retail, marketing and business skills that make them ready for the job market. Every time you purchase these scrumptious muffins, not only are you getting the best baked goods money can buy, but you are helping to train and equip a homeless or employment-challenged individual to return to society. Learn more at missionmuffins.org.

Serving Dinner at Central Union Mission

Volunteer to serve dinner, 4:45–6:30pm, April 5, 12, 19, and 26. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit missiondc.org/volunteer to see other opportunities to serve at the Mission.

Prayer for the Persecuted Church

Libya - #11 | Additional information is available at ibc.church/worldwatchlist.

CARE & COUNSELING

Health Challenges Support Group
Today, 3–5pm, Room A107

Health Challenges Support Group
Are you a caregiver? Do you struggle with a chronic illness? The Health Challenges Support Group provides spiritual and emotional support. Join us for the topic: Facing Fears. For more information, please call 703.813.1952, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Lay Counseling

Lay Counseling
There are times in our lives when we need Christ-centered, scripturally-based guidance, clarity, and perspective on the life issues we face. The Care and Counseling Ministry offers various support groups and trained lay counselors who have walked life's journey with its blessings, joys and sorrows. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact the Care and Counseling Office, 703.813.1952, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Employment Openings for 2017-2018

ICS is now accepting applications for Lower School Teachers (full-time & part-time), Upper School Teachers (full-time), an Art Teacher (part-time), a Speech Therapist (part-time) and a Media Coordinator (full-time; expertise in photography and videography). All teaching positions require an education degree and classroom experience. Visit icsva.org/employment for more details and to apply.

You're Invited

ICS Fiesta
Celebrate God's faithfulness to ICS at the Fiesta & Auction on Friday, May 5, 6:30-9pm, in the Atrium. Enjoy food, fellowship and fun while bidding on items in our live and silent auction. Learn more and purchase tickets at icsva.org/fiesta. You can bid on items using our app (Handbid) even if you can't attend the auction.

MUSIC & WORSHIP

Arise My Love

Easter Concert
You are invited to attend the 2017 Easter Concerts, April 13, 14, and 15. There is a small fee of $5 for tickets which may be ordered online or in person at the Bookstore. Tickets are not refundable. Consider purchasing tickets for friends, neighbors or co-workers as a gift so they can attend with you. Childcare will be available at both Saturday concerts for children, ages birth through kindergarten, for $5 per child. Visit ibc.church/concerts.

Arise My Love Volunteers

If you are interested in helping with will-call, parking or childcare for any of the Easter concerts, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

2017 Immanuel Concert Series

Flyers that highlight the upcoming musical events for the year, including "Truths to Treasure" Children's Choir Concert and "Christmas by Candlelight" can be found at the Information Desk. Take a few and pass them out to your friends and neighbors.

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

This Week at the Bookstore

Grace Based DisciplineNew to the Bookstore this month: DaySpring and Illustrated Faith bring you Bible Journaling Seeds of Faith and Delight in His Day products. Be sure to check out our new section near the Bibles. We have items from stickers, washi tape, tabbies, designer clips, and card stock. Seven steps to illustrating your faith: spend time with God, pray about it, write it down, draw it, date it, tab it and forget the rules! All of these products are 20% off this week.

Immanuel Christian School

Located in Springfield, VA, and serving families across Fairfax County and Northern Virginia, our private Christian school offers challenging and engaging educational opportunities for students in grades K-8. Learn more.

KStation: Our Children's Ministry

KStation is our ministry to children, birth through 6th grade. High energy and impactful. Learn More...

Contact Us

Immanuel Bible Church
6911 Braddock Road
Springfield VA 22151-3602


703-941-4124

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