Emmanuel offers Sunday and weekday classes based in scripture and centered in Christ. Our adult Bible-study program is designed to help us better know and understand the Bible, strengthen our relationship with God and one another, and give us hope and courage for daily living.
IT’S FALL. A NEW SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS!
A brochure with schedules and room locations for adult, Sunday school, confirmation, and youth classes is available in the rack in Ebenezer Hall.
Coming: Important Presentation for All Members
October 6 • What Does Vocation Mean to a Christian? • 9:15-10:15 a.m.
(No adult classes this day.)
September 15—November 24
Instructors: Pastors Thomas A. Eggold and Daniel Sheafer, Mrs. Lana Hille
Location: Brandt Hall
A course for every new member and anyone else who’d like to explore what Lutherans believe and why we believe it. Questions about God, faith, and church are welcomed.
THE CHRISTIAN’S DISCIPLESHIP MANUAL: It Isn't Just for 8th Graders Anymore
September 15—November 24
Instructor: Pastor Dennis McFadden
Location: Activities Center, 3rd Floor, School
Using Luther's Small Catechism and two recent books on how it helps us lead joyful lives as disciples of Christ, we will apply the Small Catechism to our day-to-day Christian experience for the lifelong journey of Christian discipleship.
BEGINNING OCTOBER 27
JOURNEY FROM UNBELIEF TO FAITH
October 27—November 17 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Pastor Dan May
Location: Room 101, Middle Level, School
The passage from unbelief to faith in Christ as Lord and Savior is a road that’s different for each person. Follow the stories of four very different individuals who arrived at the same conviction: Jesus is my Lord and Savior. Videos and discussion guide.
October 6 • What Does Vocation Mean to a Christian?
Dr. John Pless presents Luther’s doctrine of vocation by showing how God works through the work of his people. Join us in the lower level of Ebenezer Hall.
Monday Morning Motivation 6:45-7:30 a.m. (for women; continuing)
Provides a devotion, Bible study, fellowship, and COFFEE to start your week off right.
Leader: Sarah Martin Location: Mocha Lounge, Covington Road
Monday Morning Moms’ Study 9:00-10:30 a.m. (for women; bi-monthly, calendar provided in class)
“The Patriarchs” by Beth Moore
Facilitator: Bridget Eggold Location: The Loft
Ephesians 12:30-2:00 p.m. (starts September 9; 1st and 3rd Mondays, continuing)
First, a snack and get-acquainted conversation, then Bible study. Everybody welcome!
Leader: Jim Croxton Location: Ebenezer Hall
LifeLight: Genesis 5:30-7:00 p.m. (September 9 through November 11)
Leader: Pastor Thomas A. Eggold Location: Ebenezer Hall
Women’s Christian Book Study 8:00-9:00 p.m. (continuing)
“Will the Real Jesus Please Stand Up”
Leaders: Hayley Buchholz and Beth Williams Location: The Loft
Men’s Bible Study 6:30-7:30 a.m. (continuing)
Leaders: Pastors Thomas A. Eggold and Daniel Sheafer Location: Brandt Hall
Women’s Bible Study 8:30-9:45 a.m. (begins September 18, continuing)
“Grace, Faith, Scripture: Portrait of a Lutheran”—stories that help us talk about what we believe.
Leader: Lana Hille Location: Brandt Hall
Pastor’s Bible Study 10:00-11:00 a.m. (continuing)
Leaders: various presenters Location: Ebenezer Hall
Lutheran Women in Mission (for women; 1st Thursdays, continuing)
1-2 p.m.—Mission Project
2-3 p.m.—Bible Study: “Peter…from Fisherman to Fisher of Men” by Donna Pyle
Location: Ebenezer Hall, Lower Level
Men’s Ministry Bible Study 6:30-7:30 a.m. (continuing)
We’ll examine readings for the upcoming weekend with discussion, prayer, and COFFEE.
Leader: John Martin Location: Mocha Lounge, Covington Road
Moms and More Bible Study 9:00-10:30 a.m. (for women; 1st and 3rd Fridays, continuing; child care provided)
“Walking with God in the Season of Motherhood”—friendship and support from the Word of God for moms at all stages.
Leaders: Lisa Moellering and Holly Diffendarfer Location: The Loft
God’s Word on Prayer (starts September 20, continuing)
Beginning November 1, The Gospel of John.
Leader: Pastor Manfred Fremder Location: Lutheran Life Villages, South Anthony (3rd floor conference room, Independent Living)