This Weeks Bulletin

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This Week's Sunday Bulletin

August 25, 2019

Sunday Morning Services

ATRIUM 8AM | ATRIUM/GYM 9:30 & 11AM

THE ULTIMATE AVENGER
Nahum 1
Pastor Ryan Francis

Evening Service
Resumes September 8

 

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES

 

IBC Fall Men's Conference

Conference
Mark your calendar for October 4-5, 2019 for the IBC Fall Men's Conference featuring pastor/author, Dr. Stu Weber! Details will follow.

Women's Bible Studies

bible studies
September is right around the corner and that means new Bible studies will be starting up. Immanuel offers a variety of Bible studies for women in both the morning and evening. The fall semester will begin the week of September 8. There is childcare available for most groups that meet at IBC for those who pre-register. You can find out more and register at ibc.church/wmbiblestudy. Better yet, stop by the Women's Ministry table in the Lobby to meet some of the leaders and register.

Woven Families Pizza Lunch
September 8, 12:15pm, Terrace Room

Woven Families is a Christ-centered outreach to Immanuel families who are considering or are already engaged in the process of adoption or foster care. Join us as we gather for pizza lunch and a time of connection, prayer and encouragement. Please let us know if you plan to attend by emailing Maribeth Lindemuth, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

American Heritage Girls (AHG) Parent Info Night
August 26, 7pm, Room A206

AHG is a leadership and character development organization for young girls, K-12th grade, focusing on developing life skills (fire safety, family helper, outdoor skills and hiking), spiritual development, social development, leadership skills through events, badge earning and more. To let us know you're coming to the Info Night and get details, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Be an Usher or Greeter

The usher/greeter ministry needs volunteers to serve at the 9:30 and 11am services. Greeters serve from 15 minutes prior, until 15 minutes after the service starts. Ushers are on duty from 15 minutes prior, until after the offering is collected. Most elect to serve every other month, but some serve every month. The schedule is flexible and the impact is significant. If you are interested, please contact Ken Hess, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 703.813.2057.

ADULT EDUCATION AND GROUP

 

The Art of Marriage

The barriers to a godly marriage can seem overwhelming! This outstanding FamilyLife DVD series includes practical discussion to break through those barriers. Using both gripping and humorous testimonies from the best Weekend to Remember conference speakers, this course will help married and engaged couples work through difficulties and build love for a lifetime.
Begins September 8, 9:30am; $25/couple; led by Bobby & Sheila Little

Financial Peace University

Using biblical principles and the practical experience of author and radio host Dave Ramsey, learn about saving, budgeting, investing, insurance, giving and more. Get and stay out of debt. Simple, easy-to understand, and often humorous, this 9-week course will help you achieve your financial goals. Cost: $95/person or couple
There is a free preview on September 8, 9:30 and 11am, Room B213.
Meets Saturdays beginning September 15, 9am-12pm, Room A206;
led by Chris and Anne Hayes

Bible Study Method

Join Bob Hartman on Thursdays, 7-9pm, in the ICS Library, to learn an effective method of inductive Bible study. Utilizes classic DVD training by the late Dr. Howard G. Hendricks and live interactive study of specific passages of Scripture.
Begins September 12; $25/person, 7 non-consecutive weeks

Immanuel Bible Institute Registration

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Register for any of the above IBI courses at ibc.church/ibi.

Upcoming Membership & Baptism Classes

 

Discovering Immanuel Classes
8am, Room A209/211

November 10
ibc.church/membership

Baptism Classes
8AM, Room A201

October 13
ibc.church/baptism

NEXT GENERATION MINISTRIES

 

KStation FALL 2019 Volunteer Opportunities

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..

IBC AWANA Training Conference
Save the Date: September 21, 2019

Are your children (or grandchildren) enrolled in AWANA? Do you volunteer with AWANA? Do you want to know more about this ministry that shares God’s Word with 350 children every Sunday night? Then mark your calendar for the morning of Saturday, September 21. This half-day event will answer the crucial questions of: Why AWANA? How AWANA? Speakers will include IBC staff, our AWANA missionaries and AWANA International staff. More details to follow.

Upcoming Student Ministry Events

For Middle and High School students. Visit immanuelstudents.com for information.
Weekly Summer Bible Studies
September 4: Fall Kickoff
October 25-27: Middle School Retreat
November 8-10: High School Retreat

MISSION & OUTREACH

 

Featured Missionary

Please refer to the printed bulletin to learn abou this week's featured missionary.

Coming This Fall - Urban Immersion
October 24-27

urban immersion
Join an IBC team for a four-day immersion mission trip to Washington D.C. We will connect with a variety of local ministries and organizations, to include Central Union Mission, reaching out to those in need in the city with helping hands and the Gospel of Christ. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone, age 12 or older, as well as families to serve together. For more information, come by the Information Desk today or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Register at ibc.church/immersion by September 1st.

CARE & COUNSELING

 

IBC Lay-Counseling Training Course — SPACE LIMITED
Tuesdays, 7-9pm, September 10 - March 31

training
If you are thinking of taking this course, please email us for a consultation soon.This 25-week Lay-Counseling Training is designed to equip mature believers to provide Christ-centered counseling to those in need. The course will focus on foundations in biblical counseling, theology, the IBC care model, Scripture in counseling, counseling issues and practicum hours. For consultation/details, please email Rob Williams, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Joanne Owens, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Registration: $75 per person. Childcare is provided.

Grief Walk Support Group
Monday evening, September 9

Please join us for help and encouragement if you are grieving the death of a spouse, child, family member or friend. Grief Walk offers a place where hurting people can find healing and hope in Christ. We meet at Matthew Place on the second Monday of each month, 7-8:30pm. 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..

Counseling

As members of the body of Christ, we have a special responsibility to bear a message of hope. Christ-centered lay counseling can be very helpful to re-orient our perspectives in a gentle, humble way while helping with the capacity to endure and rebuild. For more information about meeting with one of our lay counselors, please email Joanne Owens, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Rob Williams, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may also use our online counseling contact form at ibc.church/ccform.

MUSIC & WORSHIP

 

Music & Worship Open House
Wednesday, August 28, 7pm, IBC Lobby

Open House
Do you sing or play an instrument? Do you enjoy playing in a band? Do you love to dance or act? Are you interested in handbells or audio, visual and lighting? Would you like to use your talents to corporately worship the Lord? If so, please join us for our Music & Worship Ministry Fall Open House! Come hear about our ministry, experience a Wednesday night rehearsal and join us for refreshments. Childcare is available. For questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Children & Youth Choirs

youth choir
Children’s (grades 2-6) and Youth (grades 7-12) Choirs
will resume rehearsals Sunday, September 15, 11am. Please sign up when you register your child for KStation/Student Ministry. If you are interested in volunteering with Children’s Choir, let us know! Volunteers do not need musical experience and serve every other week. For more information, contact Laura Corombos, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

 

Employment Opening

ICS has a part-time opening for a Transportation Coordinator to oversee the shuttle transportation for ICS field trips, athletic events, and for maintaining the shuttles for safe travel. This is a perfect position for retired individuals because of the flexibility available. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an application or more details.

Classic Cars Wanted For Picnic

ICS is showing the Disney classic movie, Cars, at our Back-to-School picnic for ICS families. We’d love to offer our parents and students the opportunity to see some classic cars at the picnic, September 6, 6-7:30pm. Please email Laura Tweed, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., if you have a car that you are interested in displaying. Pass the word along to friends and co-workers!

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

 

This Week at the Bookstore

Immanuel Christian BookstoreChildren, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. --Ephesians 6:1 (ESV)

Children are a gift and wisdom is needed to help lead the young heart. Come in and browse our Family Section in the Bookstore. All parenting books are 20% off.

We look forward to serving you!

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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