Sacred Soil-Green Grace

We hear a lot about the environment, climate change, and ecology these days. Recently, The United Nations released a study finding around one million species are in danger of extinction within our lifetime. The earth’s temperature is warming and dire predictions...

VBS 2019-Who Is My Neighbor?

Vacation Bible School is July 22-26, 2019 for children ages 3 years through going into 5th grade. This year’s theme is “Who Is My Neighbor?” Kids will be learning about our neighbors in God’s kingdom all around the world and the work of ELCA...

The Community Coming Together

The gospel lesson for January 27th was based on 1 Corinthians 12:12-31 and talked about how different parts of the body work together. There are different parts of the church body that work together to achieve the mission of the church. Some teach, some preach, some...

EASTER PLANT CARE

FROM THE DEACON’S “GARDEN “BENCH Many of you have probably received Easter flowering plants as gifts or adorned our sanctuary with Easter plants which are living signs of the Resurrection and new life! To insure that your plants remain viable for a few weeks, the...

Learning from a Cloud? Week 3

This week’s Stewardship Program prompt word was Grace.  Sixty-three people between the two worship services responded with  82 different words they thought of when they considered this word. The computer program generated the Word Cloud below, making words contributed...

Learning from a Cloud? Week 2

This week, our Immanuel congregation assembled at 8:15am and 11:00am to explore our collective thoughts about “Gifts,” this week’s prompt word.    Our goal is to learn and grow together in our faith and relationship with God, and in our understanding of our role in...