2018 Winter Bible Study List
Fellowship Hall Bible Class – Walking with God in the Desert
Sundays 9:30 AM – Pastor Carl Gnewuch
Are you going through a difficult period of life? During these desert times, it’s easy to think God has disappeared. In this video-based study by Ray Vander Laan you’ll discover that it’s only when we are totally dependent on him that we find God is closer than ever and can experience his amazing grace and provision.
Serendipity Bible Class
Conference Room – Sundays 9:30 AM – Dale Massaro
If you are looking for a small group discussion-based class then Serendipity is for you. Dig into God’s Word with friends in a comfortable nonthreatening environment.
Basics Class (Begins Tuesday Oct. 2nd 6:30 – 8:00 PM)
Fellowship Hall – Tuesdays – Pastors & Staff
If you are considering joining Immanuel then this is the class for you. It is also a great refresher class for current members of Immanuel. Anyone can take the class even if they have no intention of joining.
Tuesday Nights at North
Immanuel North – Tuesdays 7:00 PM – Pastor Wagner
This fall’s topic will be determined at the first class on the 11th. If you live up north this is a convenient way to connect with others and God’s Word.
Once A Month Bible Class (3rd Tuesday)
Fellowship Hall 11 AM – Conference Room 6:30 PM – Pastor Pollock
We humans have lots of basic needs. We have a Savior that fulfills all our needs. Join others for this once a month class lead by our Interim Senior Pastor.
Monday Morning Bible Class – Questions of Faith
Fellowship Hall – Mondays 9:00 AM – Pastor Richard
Come and enjoy some great food and then stick around for Bible study. The fall session will focus on the questions that people have about the Christian faith and how that faith impacts our day to day life.
Thursday Morning Scriptures
Fellowship Hall – Thursdays 6:30 AM – Dan Albrecht
This small group study looks at the Scripture readings for the upcoming weekend. It is a great way for early risers to start their day off on the right foot.
Wednesday Morning Scriptures
Multipurpose Room – Wednesday 9:00 AM – Dan Albrecht
This class is the same as the Thursday Morning Scriptures class but takes place a little later for those that like to sleep in.
Immanuel North Men’s Bible Study
Immanuel North – Wednesdays 7:30 AM – Pastor Wagner
This small group Bible class listens to sections of Scripture on DVD and then uses materials to guide their discussion. Men of all ages are welcome to attend.
Saturday Morning Men’s Bible Class
Adult Education Room – 2nd & 4th Saturdays 8:00 AM Mike Robertson
The Lutheran Difference: Justification and Sanctification, this 6 part study (about 12 weeks) will look at our doctrine, we will look not just at the what but the why of our beliefs. It gives us knowledge to better explain our doctrine and the message of our Savior!
Fellowship Hall – Thursdays 9:00 AM – Elissa Sullivan
This Bible study combines relationships, small group study, and lecture to give participants a little taste of everything. All women – young and old are invited to participate.
The Power of a Woman’s Words
Adult Education Room (Room 127) – 2nd & 4th Mondays 6:30 PM – Jana Crandall
This study will help you use your words in positive and powerful ways. There is a cost for the books and participants are encouraged to complete lesson one before the first class. Contact the church office for information
Doty Park – 9:00 AM – 1st & 3rd Monday of each Month
Gather for an informal playtime for moms and kids to get to know each other! Meets the first and third Monday of each month at 9am. Find more information (including weather-related changes) on the “Immanuel Lutheran Women’s Ministry” Facebook page.
Christ for Kids: Armor of God
Small Gym – Sundays 9:30 AM (PK3-5th Grade)
Matching the Fall Sermon Series, kids PreK4-5th grade learn Scriptural truths through games, songs, skits, crafts, and story. Join us in the small gym each week from 9:30-10:30. Check out “Immanuel Belvidere Christ for Kids” on Facebook for more info.
Note for 9:30 worshipers: The 9:30 service is designed for children’s dismissal around 10:00. Check the Connection Center or ask an usher before the service for check-in information.
Immanuel North Sundays Kool Kids
Immanuel North – During Sermon at 10:45 Sunday Worship (North)
During the sermon children can engage in the day’s message from Scripture in a child friendly hands on way.
Alpha & Omega (Confirmation)
Belvidere Campus – Wednesday 5:30 PM (Dinner at 4:45)
All 7th and 8th graders are invited to be a part of this class. There is food, relationship building, small group (Huddle Group) time, and classroom instruction. Students are encouraged to invite their friends to participate.
High School Youth
Crown Point – Sundays 7:00 PM
Don’t miss this opportunity to catch up with friends that might be at other high schools. There is a devotion each week and always a ton of fun. Friends are always welcome.
6th -12th Grade Bible Study
Crown Point – Sundays 9:30 AM – Josh Wold
Many people have asked about a Sunday morning Bible class for middle school and high school students. We finally have the schedule and staffing arranged to be able to offer this class which will be taught by Josh Wold.
Weekly Connection Points
Don’t forget that weekly devotions based on the weekend readings can be found on our website and through the Immanuel App each week!
Lutheran Hour Ministry Online (Free) Video Classes
Go to www.lhm.org and click on the “Resources & Training” link.