This Weeks Bulletin

Welcome to Immanuel

March 15, 2020

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

The Gospel According to the Spirit: Eternal Security
Ephesians 1:13-14
Pastor Jesse Johnson

Evening Service
5:15pm, Atrium

God Waits
Esther 5
Pastor Jesse Johnson

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES

Men's Ministry Studies

Core Strength: Tuesdays, 6am, Room A207;
MOB (Men of the Bible): Tuesdays, 6:45pm, W102 (Seminar Room);
Defending Biblical Inerrancy (DBI): Thursdays, 8-9pm, conference call
For registration and dial-in instructions, contact Dr. Ron Bashian, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Women's Spring Conference
March 20-21

women's conference
It is not too late to register for our Women's Spring Conference! Cindy Easley and her daughter, Hanna Seymour, will speak on Living Transformed in a Broken Culture. They will be teaching from Romans 12 on how to think clearly, love authentically, and engage peacefully with others. This is a highlight of the year for women at Immanuel, and we have special things planned for the conference including a catered lunch and relevant breakout sessions on Saturday. Register now to receive a discount and be entered for one of three fabulous giveaways. Registration is available at ibc.church/transformed, at the Women's Ministry table in the Atrium and in the Bookstore.

EMOMS
Wednesday, March 18, 7-8:30pm, Room A207

emoms
Reflecting Christ in Our Homes through Rest. At this active stage of mothering in a culture that glorifies busy, we long for balance and rest. But is rest just a sunny vacation, dinner out or a good night's sleep? Come and hear our speaker for the evening, Kathy Holley, as she shares practical ways to live out the true rest Jesus offers. Find out more and register for EMOMS at ibc.church/emoms.

Woven Families Pizza Lunch
Sunday, March 29, 12:15pm

woven families
Join us as we gather in the Terrace Room for pizza lunch and a time of connection, prayer and encouragement. Please RSVP to Maribeth Lindemuth, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information about Woven Families, visit ibc.church/woven.

The Cripplegate Conference

The Cripplegate Conference

C.S. Lewis Institute Fellows Program

Do you desire a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ and other believers? To experience the power of a transformed life? The year-long C.S. Lewis Institute Fellows Program develops disciples to articulate, defend, and live their faith in Christ through their personal and public life. For more information, visit cslewisinstitute.org/Fellows_Program, or contact Sonya Spillman, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Fellowship on the Field - IBC Church-Wide Picnic
Saturday, May 16, 3-6pm

fellowship on the field
Cost: No entrance fee; items from food trucks and IBC mission-trips fundraising snacks available for purchase.
Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and spend the day together enjoying inflatables, rock climbing walls, lawn games, a photobooth, Children's Choir concert and more. There will be something for everyone! For more information, contact Diana Warden, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. RSVP at ibc.church/party.

UPCOMING MEMBERSHIP AND BAPTISM CLASSES

Discovering Immanuel
8am, Room A209/211

May 10
August 9
November 15

ibc.church/membership

Baptism
8AM, Room A201

April 19
July 12
October 11

ibc.church/baptism

NEXT GENERATION MINISTRIES

KStation Volunteer Opportunities

KStation
Come and join the team sharing Christ with the next generation! Opportunities are available to serve every other week. Visit ibc.church/team for the list of volunteer openings. For more information, contact Jenny Britton, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Snacks Needed for KStation

Snack donations are needed for our children's classes: Goldfish, animal crackers, pretzels, Ritz, and Graham Crackers. Please bring your donations to the Resource Room. Thank you!

Upcoming Student Ministry Events

For Middle and High School students. Visit immanuelstudents.com for information.
Small Groups: Wednesdays, 7-9pm
March 19-22: Renown Conference

MISSION & OUTREACH

Featured Missionary

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

English as a Second Language (ESL) Ministry

Check out that "tug" toward International Missions by coming to the ESL Volunteer Open House on Tuesday, March 24, 9:30am, Room A209 or at 7:30pm in the Glass Breezeway. See our volunteers in action and meet some of the 90 students from 20 countries who come each week. Hear about the different ways you could serve in ESL this spring or fall. Questions? Contact Sara Ortiz, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 703.941.4904, or visit ibc.church/esl.

Central Union Mission Food Drive
Today at all services

Every week the Mission provides over 300 people with non-perishable foods through their Ministry Resource Center. IBC holds a food drive in conjunction with our communion services in support of this important ministry. While many of the clients are not homeless, they do suffer financial hardships. The program serves senior citizens, single families and the Hispanic community. The Mission recognizes that hunger does not always stem from homelessness or unemployment, it affects the working impoverished as well. Please bring donations to the Atrium. For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CARE & COUNSELING

Conflict in Marriage Seminar
May 29-30, Immanuel Bible Church

Conflict in Marriage
Strengthen and Equip Your Minstry to Couples. Please visit ibc.church/conflict for details and registration. Speakers: Aaron Sironi is a faculty member at CCEF (Christian Counseling Educational Foundation) and the counseling training coordinator. He holds an MS in marital and family therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. Lauren Whitman holds a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary. She has been counseling for 10 years and works mainly with couples and adult women. For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 703.813.1952.

Counseling

Christ-centered counseling is available for members and regular attenders of Immanuel. For more information, please contact Rob Williams, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Joanne Owens, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Widows and Widowers Luncheon

The next monthly Widows and Widower's Luncheon will be Friday, March 27. For information, please call 703.813.1952 or email Alice, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

MUSIC & WORSHIP

The Cross - 2020 Easter Pageant
April 3-5 and 9-11

2020 Easter Pageant
Our Worship Center is transforming into first century Jerusalem for the Easter season. We will celebrate the hope of the cross through drama, music, and dance in this year's pageant, The Cross. Please invite your family, friends, and neighbors! Tickets are available now for $5 at ibc.church/easter. Childcare is available for ages birth through kindergarten for select pageants, and we will have a child-friendly service on April 4. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

Easter Pageant Stage Construction and Preparation

We are looking for those skilled in construction, carpentry, welding, set building, set dressing, and painting. We will be working on the stage for the first three Mondays in March. If you would like to serve, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Employment Openings

ICS is now accepting applications for teachers (Kindergarten, MS, and High School). All teaching positions are full-time and require an education degree and classroom experience. We also have an opening for an Athletic Director (MS & HS, full-time) and Elementary Teaching Assistants (part-time). Additional openings include full-time and part-time administrative office support positions, a Recess Supervisor (part-time) and an IT Specialist (full-time). Visit icsva.org/employment for more details and to apply.

Open Houses Scheduled

ICS
Come to our Admission Preview Events scheduled throughout the school year. The next K-8th grade event is March 20, 9-11am. The high school event is March 24, 7:30-9pm. We offer guided tours by parents, classroom visits, and an opportunity to view curriculum. For a complete list of dates and to RSVP, visit icsva.org/visitus.

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

This Week at the Bookstore

featuredChrist Is Alive | I Am the Resurrection and the Life | Christ Arose

These are only some of the titles that are located in our Easter Card section along with Christ Is Alive tracts! Share the good news with family, friends, neighbors and co-workers!

Store Hours: Sun 9-1 & 4:30-7, Tue|Thu 11-4, Wed 11-7, Mon|Fri|Sat closed

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-High School. Learn more.

KStation: Our Children's Ministry

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Contact Us

Immanuel Bible Church
6911 Braddock Road
Springfield VA 22151-3602


703-941-4124

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