Care of Poinsettia Plants by Dave Reville

Poinsettia plants are WARM climate plants and cannot tolerate cold temperatures. On Christmas Eve, following the services, when you pick up your plant, it needs to be wrapped in several plastic bags or placed in two paper grocery bags with the top closed. It would be...

Little Free Pantry

Continuing to find ways to help those in our community with food insecurities the Hunger Ministry decided to have a Little Free Pantry installed at Immanuel.  The pantry is located in the rear of the church between the parking lot and the Memorial Garden.  A Little...

Pastor’s Post-December 2019

Dear Friends, Advent epitomizes joy, wonder, hope, and light in the midst of darkness. This year I think we can use that light and wonder and hope! I have had too many conversations with folks who feel so much anxiety and sadness over where we seem to be in the world,...

Authentic Faith Conversations

Sometimes, while in conversation with another person, the subject of faith comes up.  I struggle for the right words to say to express where I am in my faith journey.  After the fact, a full recitative pops into to my head, and I say, “Oh, why didn’t I think of that...

The Ecclesiastical Mural

Ruth N. Holroyd was the creator of this wonderful mural. The inspiration for the design of the Ecclesiastical Mural was a series of Lenten bulletins created by an unknown artist and printed in 1974. Parts of the original design were deleted, rearranged, and redrawn to...