Evening Reflections – April 27, 2020

Dear Friends, Many many years ago, when I was maybe 10 or 11 years old, my parents took my best friend and me to tour Penn’s Cave. Located in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, Penn’s Cave boasts that it is “America’s Only All-Water Cavern.” The...

Evening Reflections-April 20, 2020

When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.” After he said this, he showed them his hands and his...

Pastor’s Post-January 2020

Dear Friends, As Christmas passes, the guests go home and cookies I baked grow stale. The garland and the tree are dropping needles and looking droopy. It’s time for us to take down the extra candles and snowmen and reindeer that have popped up around the house....

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,...