IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH
STAINED GLASS WINDOWS
The Alpha and Omega
"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end.”
Symbols: The letters alpha and omega
The Resurrection and the life
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die."
The Way, the Truth and the Life
Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Symbol: cross; the path to salvation
The root and offspring of the world
" I Jesus have sent my angel to give this testimony for the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David"
Symbol : tree with roots
The bright and morning star
" I Jesus have sent my angel to give this testimony for the churches. I am the bright morning star."
Symbols: star in cross and sunrise
I am the Vine
“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. "
Symbols: vine with fruit
I am the door of the sheep
So Jesus again said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep".
The Light of the World
Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life."
Symbol : the world, Christ symbol
The Good Shepherd
"I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep."
Symbols: The lamb and the shepherd's staff
The Bread of Life
Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty."
Symbols: Stalks of wheat, bowl with cross
6 - 10
Sundays at 9 am
Communion is the first, third, and fifth Sundays
Saturdays at 5pm
Communion is the first, third, and fifth Saturdays
Sunday 9:00 a.m. from Memorial Weekend to Labor Day Weekend
God's Kids Club & Bible Class
For ages 3 years to adult
Our Faith & Beliefs
Immanuel is a member of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. Learn more about our beliefs
Library Information and Link
The Immanuel library now has an online database that you can easily explore and search from your computer or mobile device! This will allow you to look for books on a particular subject or by a certain author and then see where that book is shelved in the library. We also have DVD’s and CD’s in addition to well over 600 adult books. (Children’s items are still in process of being added to the database.) The library is available for exploring and checkout of items before and after church services as well as during regular church office hours. Click on the link to access the site.
Read The Bible In One Year
Daily Bible readings to read the Bible in one year based on ancient models that correspond with the liturgical church year.
Attention family members taking care of loved ones and facing end of life issues and questions:
END OF LIFE WORKSHOP - Nov. 12, 2016 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. “End of Life in Light of Resurrection”
At Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church, 10731 W. La Porte Rd. Mokena, IL. (708) 479-5600.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ted Lamb, retired Executive Director for Lutherans for Life “The Other End of Life” will address what death means in our society and how we as Christians can respond from Scripture to our culture’s view.
The workshop will include:
Judy Baran, a nurse who has worked in home health, parish nursing and hospice ministries. She will speak on the practical medical issues of end of life decisions such as hospice and DNR (do not resuscitate).
David M. Svec, a practicing attorney who has been a general practitioner for over 30 years and works with families who are interested in drafting wills, trust, and powers of attorney for both property and health care. He will inform participants of the needed legal documents necessary to carry out the end of life decisions of a loved one.
Registration is $10 payable at the door with cash or check. Refreshments and several vendors, including hospice providers’ information available.
LCMS Mercy Teams
LCMS offers medical professionals opportunities to volunteer abroad in underserved regions of the world on its Mercy Medical Teams. One of our members, Miriam Wilson, is in Madagascar with LCMS Mercy Teams helping with medical care. She is in the first picture on the right in front in blue. You can learn more about this mission at https://www.facebook.com/LCMSMercyTeams/
WORSHIP SERVICE SCHEDULE CHANGE COMING SEPTEMBER 11th
Our Regular worship service schedule will be changing to one service on Sundays at 9am. Saturday service will be at 5pm.
October 26 Fundraiser delivered
October 27 and 31 Halloween Party
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