Bible Studies

  2018 Winter Bible Study List

For All

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.

For Men

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!

For Women



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

Moms’ Group

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.


For Youth/Children


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 and click on the “Resources & Training” link.