Ministry Fair

Come one.. come all.. Sunday, September 8th starting at 9:30am in the green space (empty lot) on the south side of the church... Fellowship hall if it rains. Learn of all the different Ministries Immanuel offers and how we serve our congregation and community. The Men’s group will be serving breakfast, so bring an appetite. This a great opportunity for everyone to learn about and get involved in the many ministries at Immanuel. Already in a Ministry and would like to represent your group? Contact the church office. Everyone is welcome! 

Weekly Schedule

Immanuel News

Concordia Publishing House 2019 Bible Sale | A Bible for everyone. Save up to 33% on new & most popular Bibles and companion books through September 30th. If you would like to order a new Bible, we have a sign up poster on the wall in the narthex. Make checks payable to Immanuel Lutheran Church and we will take care of all the ordering.

Scrip News | Can you believe school starts soon?? Now is the time to get your Scrip before you head to the stores...we have Walmart, Target, Staples, and Amazon in stock. Did you know you can use our Kohls Cares For Kids Scrip cards to pay your Kohl's charge? (in store only) And our Taco Bell cards can be used at our Taco Bell/KFC even if you are only ordering KFC. Last minute summer adventures means you need gas! We carry a variety of fuel cards...Kwik Trip, BP, Shell, Cenex, Exxon/Mobil, Baltus, and The Store! Our current office hours to purchase Scrip are Monday-Friday, 8:15am - 3:45pm. Enjoy the rest of your summer!

Newsletter Assembly | We will be assembling the September newsletter in the school cafeteria on Thursday, August 22nd starting around 7:30am. Join us for a quick morning of assembling, fellowshipping, and a little snack. We are usually done by 9-9:30 with the rest of the day free.

Immanuel Events

Immanuel Men’s Breakfast | For all the men of the congregation… the monthly men’s breakfast will be held Saturday, August 24th at 7:30am in the Fellowship hall. Come and relax with other men while the Elders cook a nice hearty breakfast for you.

7th and 8th Grade Confirmation Orientation | Please plan to join us for pizza and Confirmation Orientation Sunday, August 25th at noon in the church Fellowship Hall, or Tuesday, August 27th at 5:30 pm in the school Learning Center. Please RSVP to the church office (715-423-3260) by Monday, August 19th with how many family members plan to attend (older and younger siblings are very welcome) so that we can be well prepared. 

School Registration Day | Registration day will be Tuesday, August 27 from 2:00-5:30pm for 2019-20 school year. Come Tuesday and fill out any remaining paperwork and see the classroom. Tuition payments will also be made at this time.  

BackPack Blessing | Students of ALL ages are invited to bring their backpacks to Worship at Immanuel Lutheran Church on Sunday, September 8th for a special blessing for the 2019-20 school year that officially starts on Tuesday, September 3. The blessing will take place at both Worship services.

Installation/Recognition of Immanuel School Staff | Come celebrate.. Sunday, September 8th is set for the Installation/Recognition of School Staff old and new. Please help us in welcoming our new teachers and staff.

Kindergarten is Laura Kester who is coming from Dubuque Lutheran School.

1st grade is Jessica Stockinger who is a graduate of UW Stevens Point.

1st grade teachers aide Mary Martin, Mary recently moved back to the area from Minnesota where she supported the ministry of her church and school as the church secretary and teachers aide.

3rd grade is Gabi Scheunemann, ELA teacher who previously taught in the Wisconsin Rapids School District.

4th grade is Allison Arnold a graduate from UW Milwaukee.

7th grade is Brittany Hokana who is a CUW graduate that has been placed at Immanuel.

Special education teacher is Venessa Gronski who will help support the students and staff at the school.

Come celebrate… with a cake reception along with breakfast at the Ministry fair.

MOMSnext | MOMSnext is for mothers of children ages 0-18, with a special focus on mothers of elementary kids and older. We gather to spend time encouraging each other and learning together. This year's topics will include strengthening our marriages, helping our kids wisely navigate in the age of smartphones, how to handle bullying, healthy eating for families on the go, and more! But most importantly, MOMSnext gives you an evening each month for YOU to gather, build friendships, and relax while talking through some of the challenges of parenting. We will meet in the Immanuel School Learning Center on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7pm-9pm. Questions? Contact Christa Petzold, 734-756-2276. If you would like updates about this group, please sign up to receive emails here:

Community Events

Lutheran Hour Radio Program | This week: "An Open Mind for the Future" Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. Dale A. Meyer; August Archives - Closing our minds to spiritual fads and embracing the words of Jesus opens up a great future for all who believe. (Acts 17:18-32)

Financial Peace University | Financial Peace University classes will be offered at St. Luke's beginning, Monday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m. These classes are designed for those 18 and older. The course is 9 weeks and the cost is $99. St. Luke's maintains some funding if the $99 is a hardship - please ask for information regarding this. If you have concerns about your ability to handle money, if money runs out before the month does, or if you have found yourself with too much debt, perhaps it is time to invest yourself in learning life-long financial skills. For more information/reserve your spot call Diane 715-572-2634.

Blood Drives At Aspirus Riverview Hospital  | Held in the hospital’s lower level conference center. August blood drives, Tuesday, August 20 from 10am-3pm and Monday, August 26 from 2-7pm. No appointment needed. Blood donated at the Aspirus Riverview Hospital blood drives is used to help patients in our own community, as well as throughout central Wisconsin. 

Ministry Highlights

Discipleship Hour | Our discipleship hour is every Sunday at 9:30am. We have learning for the whole family and would love for you to join us!

Ruby's Pantry - Serving the community