"For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God..."

- Ephesians 2:8

Emmanuel Celebrates 150 Years in July!

Block Party – On Wednesday, July 26, we will officially celebrate our 150th Anniversary with a community Block Party. This birthday celebration will feature food, music and fun as we invite our neighbors and church members to mark this special day. The Block Party will take place this year from 6 until 9:00 on the west side of the campus. Help will be needed setting up and tearing down and as hosts throughout the evening. If you would like to volunteer to help with the celebration please contact Sonya Eggold at sreggold@gmail.com.

Emmanuel Celebrates 150 Years in July!

Block Party – On Wednesday, July 26, we will officially celebrate our 150th Anniversary with a community Block Party. This birthday celebration will feature food, music and fun as we invite our neighbors and church members to mark this special day. The Block Party will take place this year from 6 until 9:00 on the west side of the campus. Help will be needed setting up and tearing down and as hosts throughout the evening. If you would like to volunteer to help with the celebration please contact Sonya Eggold at sreggold@gmail.co.

Anniversary Service – On Sunday, July 30, in the 10:30 service you are invited to attend a special worship service in which we will give thanks to God for 150 years of grace to our congregation. This service will include special music as well as reflections from former pastors including Arnie Piering, Art Klausmeier and Walt Schoedel.

Emmanuel’s Block Party will be held on Wednesday, July 26, and we are in need of a 20 x 20 awning for the band. If you have one that you are willing to donate for this event, please call Becki at the church office at 423-1369.

Restoration Items available to members – We have a number of items associated with the restoration of the sanctuary, and these items are available to our members. We simply ask for a freewill donation. If you are interested in what items we still have available, please contact Emmanuel's Maintenance Supervisor Randy Thompson at 423-169, or via email at randy@emmanuellutheran.org.

“Celebrating the Pipes”To celebrate Emmanuel’s 150th Anniversary, including its musical heritage, a special program, entitled “Celebrating the Pipes” will be held on Sunday, May 21, at 3:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. This program is open to the public, and will feature Luke Tegtmeier, Muller Pipe Organ Technician and Organist, who will give us the full background and demonstration of our instrument. There will be visuals, close-up views of the cabinet and pipes, and musical demonstrations. You can even play it yourself! No registration is required and the workshop will be followed by a reception in Ebenezer Hall.

Cup of Kindness boxes can be found in the Welcome Center. The money contributed in the boxes is distributed by Lutheran Social Services to local families who have crisis needs.

Moveable FeastPlease join the fellowship on Sunday mornings between services in the gathering area of Ebenezer Hall.  You are always welcome to bring food items for the Moveable Feast through the week and refrigerate or freeze your item(s) in the kitchen on the main floor of Ebenezer Hall. If you have any questions, or if your group would like to adopt the feast, please call or text Sonya Eggold at 414-5246 (sreggold@gmail.com) or Melissa Stout at 348-2023 (stoutclan5@frontier.com).

CHRIST IS RISEN!

HE IS RISEN INDEED!

HAPPY EASTER!

Organ Dedication – Emmanuel’s new organ will be dedicated to the glory of God during the 10:30 worship service on Sunday, April 30. Save the date!

Play Date at Emmanuel! – Mom’s and their little ones are invited to Emmanuel on Friday, April 21 from 9:00-10:30 a.m. for a play date and fellowship. Weather permitting; we will meet on the playground behind the school. In the event of rain or cold, we will meet in the Loft. Please feel free to invite a friend! If you have questions, please contact Michele Kausch at 804-1767. We look forward to seeing you!