This Weeks Bulletin

This Week's Sunday Bulletin

Welcome to Immanuel

July 23, 2017

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

Congregational Worship
Rock of Ages

Choir and Orchestra
Thou, Oh Lord

Announcements and Prayer
Offertory

Message
A Song for the Muck of Life
Psalm 3
Ryan Francis, Pastoral Associate

Closing Prayer and Benediction

Evening Service
resumes September 10

 

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES

Summer Sundae Series
Wednesday, August 16, 7-9pm, Atrium

Summer Sundae Series
Men, please plan to join us for free ice-cream sundaes and our special speaker, Gary Bauer, who will present the topic "The War on Judeo-Christian Civilization."

Save the Date - Sweet Sunday!
Sunday, August 20, 6:30pm, Atrium

Sweet Sunday
Plan now to join us for our kickoff for the new ministry year. It will be a great opportunity of fellowship, enjoying sweet treats, and finding out about Women's Bible studies and other events coming in the fall. Children's Ministry director, Diana Warden, will be sharing with us as we focus on Prayer, one of IBC's strategic initiatives. We will also be led in worship by the incredible duo of Annie Hutton and Kathy Weeks. There is no cost, but please RSVP at ibc.church/sweet. If you are interested in helping with the event, please email Bethany Drum at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Holy Land Tour Information Meeting
Today, 12:15pm, Room A207

Israel Trip
Please consider attending this information meeting regarding a tour of Israel led by Pastor Tom Joyce in March of 2018. Information is available at a table in the Atrium.

Upcoming Sunday Schedule

July 30
New Jerusalem, Revelation 21:9-21, Jesse Johnson

August 6
Heaven as a Place of "No," Revelation 21:22-22:5

August 13
Self-examination, 1 Corinthians 11:23-34, Tom Joyce preaching; Communion

August 20
As You Were, Revelation 22:6-15, Jesse Johnson

UPCOMING MEMBERSHIP AND BAPTISM CLASSES

Discovering Immanuel
8am, Room A206

August 6
November 12
ibc.church/membership

Baptism
8am, Room A201

October 8
ibc.church/baptism

ADULT EDUCATION AND GROUPS

Immanuel Bible Institute

Immanuel Bible Institute
It's not too soon to consider an adult elective for the fall. Classes include the Fundamentals of the Faith, The Church in Modern History, How People Change, The Art of Marriage, Smart Money Smart Kids, Growth in Prayer, and the Job Seekers Seminar. Most begin on September 10. Pick up a catalog at the Welcome Center today, or visit ibc.church/ibi for course descriptions and registration.

The Fundamentals of the Faith, Part 1

Join Tom Joyce and Jim Clingenpeel to understand what you believe and why you believe it. "Deep, rich, and well-organized," "essential in my walk with Jesus," "grew together as a couple by doing the homework," and "the best Christian principles class I have taken," are some of the comments from the many students who have completed this course. Begins September 10th at 8am. Cost: $25/person. Register for this or any other IBI course at ibc.church/ibi.

NEXT GENERATION MINISTRIES

Kings Dominion Trip
Wednesday, July 26

Kings Dominion Trip Middle and high school students are invited to go to Kings Dominion for a day at the park! The cost is $45, which covers transportation and entrance to the park. You can register online or bring cash or a check to Holly. If you're interested in joining us as a chaperone, please contact Holly, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

KStation Promotion Sunday
September 3rd

Children, ages 2 years by 9/30/17 through entering 6th grade, will promote to the next class on September 3rd. KStation Fall Registration emails are being sent out this month. Make sure you complete your registration for the fall so that your children stay in our check-in system and on our rosters. Moving or have questions? Contact Kelley Pinzon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

MISSION & OUTREACH

Featured Missionary

Arizona STOMP Team
Student Ministries STOMP Team
Navajo Nation (Arizona)
July 30 - August 5

This Student Ministries team will travel to Hauck, Arizona, a town in the Navajo Nation Native American territory. The team will partner with a local church to minister to families and those living on the reservation. Mornings will be spent doing physical work projects, and afternoons will be spent running a Vacation Bible School for children from the community.

Pray for team members Philip, Katie, Sarah, Alex, Ashleigh, Emma, Cyrus, Abby, Lauren, Ryan, Abigail, Joel, and Meredith, and team leaders George, Ginny, and Ryan.

Prayer Requests:
1. Pray for boldness and clarity as students share the Gospel.
2. Pray for team unity and a good partnership with the local church.
3. Pray for spiritual growth in the lives of the students.

Medical Supplies Wish List

Help support the IBC medical team going to Rwanda in August and help the people of Rwanda they will serve. Donate needed medical supplies by going to ibc.church/stomp and follow the link to the medical team's wish list at Amazon.com. The supplies will be shipped directly to IBC. For more information, please contact the Mission & Outreach Office, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Operation Backpack 2017

Operation Backpack
Join the IBC family as we help support children in need in our community at Immanuel's Hope Ministry and Central Union Mission. Please place backpacks filled with school supplies in the Atrium by Sunday, August 13. The supply list and backpack tags are available at ibc.church/backpack and the Welcome Center.

Donate Hotel Travel-Size Toiletries

Are you a frequent traveler? Help Central Union Mission by donating travel-size toiletries given out to their overnight guests. The Mission estimates a savings of over $1000 a year through these donations. It also makes their guests feel special to have their own private toiletries. The items may be brought any Sunday to the Mission donation basket in the Atrium. Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Prayer for the Persecuted Church

Myanmar - #28 | Additional information is available at ibc.church/worldwatchlist.

CARE & COUNSELING

Pre-Marital Mentoring

Pre-Marital Mentoring is available to members and regular attendees of Immanuel. If you wish to be married at IBC or by an IBC pastor, our Pre-Marital Mentoring program is required. You are encouraged to begin this program immediately following your engagement. Contact Maribeth Lindemuth, 703.941.4124, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Senior Visitation Ministry

Senior Visitation Ministry
Volunteers visit people from IBC who are in nursing homes and shut-in situations. If you have a family member who would enjoy a visit or you would like to know more about this ministry, please call 703.813.1952, or email Alice, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

How Do I Receive Lay Counseling at IBC?

Email or call Alice Bernardi, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 703.813.1952. ibc.church/counseling

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Employment Openings for 2017-2018

ICS is now accepting applications for a 2nd grade Teacher (full-time), Lower School Teaching Assistants (part-time), Art Teacher (part-time), IT Manager (full-time) and Orchestra Director (part-time). Part-time openings (perfect for students 16 years+) are available in Extended Care next year. Visit icsva.org/employment for details and to apply.

MUSIC & WORSHIP

In the Big Inning
July 28, 7pm, Worship Center

In the Big Inning
Mark your calendars for a fun-filled, Christ-centered, exciting evening of music, dance, and drama. The participants of the Fine Arts Camp will be presenting their show.

Orchestra Instruments

If you have any orchestra instruments that are just collecting dust, consider donating them to the Immanuel Orchestra. All donations are tax deductible. Contact the Music Office, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with any questions.

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

This Week at the Bookstore

New Morning MerciesAre you looking for something special for a friend? Be sure to check out the many consignment items in the Bookstore this week. We have jewelry made by Donna Caruso and Sharon Randolph, beautiful cards and note cards made by Katie Flug and Ron Hilbig, and books written by Liz Bryant, the CS Lewis Fellows, Pam Garner and Gina Dalfanzo, and the Central Union Mission Book, Our Words. Ask any Bookstore staff member where to find these great gift items.

Bookstore hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 11am-4pm; Sunday, 9am-1pm.

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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