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ADORN OUR ALTAR WITH POINSETTIAS FOR CHRISTMAS!
Order your poinsettia no later than December 5,2021.

Kindly make checks payable to Ruth Society  |  Cost: $12 per plant

You can order online by clicking here or filling out a form in the church lobby.

Payments for your order should be placed in the box in the lobby, the offering plate, black lockbox by church office entrance or the Ruth Society Mailbox. Be sure to write Poinsettia on the memo line.

Plants may be taken home after the 10pm Christmas Eve Worship Service.


MEN OF THE WORD meets the First and Third Mondays of each month at 7:00pm. We are currently meeting at members' homes. If you would like the location, please contact Pastor Aaron or the church office.

Meeting Dates:
December 6

WOMEN OF THE WORD meets the Second and Fourth Mondays of each month at 7:00pm.  We will utilize Zoom to host our meetings.  If you would like a link to be invited to our virtual Women of the Word, please send an email to Leeann at dceleeann04@yahoo.com

We are looking at the Sermon on the Mount.  Newcomers are welcome!

Meeting Dates:
Dec. 13, Jan 10 & 24


National Youth Gathering 
Theme: In All Things
July 9-13, 2022
Houston, Texas

Youth ages 14-19 are eligible to attend this event.
 

Questions - Contact Leeann Schellhas (815)861-8300.


SERVING ST. MATTHEW’S SOUP KITCHEN On each of our visits, we are humbled and thankful for God’s blessings on this ministry. Our next visit is TO BE DETERMINED. Everyone is invited to join us – we leave Immanuel about 10:45am and are back to Mokena by 2:00pm – please call Barb at 708.995.5375 if you are interested in joining us.

2021 Serving Dates: To Be Announced


2021 ALTAR FLOWER SIGN-UP 
(2) Vases of Flowers is $45.00  /  (1) Vase of Flowers is $22.50. Summer flower arrangement is $35.00

Sign-up sheets can be found in the Opportunity Book in the church lobby for altar flowers and the monthly eternal light. Or you can contact Barb Belanski. The Ruth Society would like to thank all those that have ordered flowers in the past and for honoring the Lord. 

Checks should be made payable to the Ruth Society and placed in the offering plate or Mailbox D1.


NOW OFFERING GLUTEN FREE If anyone has health issues requiring gluten free communion wafers, please contact Pastor Schellhas.


PRAYER REQUESTS FOR THE WEEKLY BULLETIN OR PRAYER CHAIN 
Please call the church office at 708-479-5600 or email prayer requests to office@immanuelmokena.org. 


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THE NEW PORTALS OF PRAYER AVAILABLE NOW

The January - March  Portals of Prayers are available now in the pick-up box by the church office entrance or in the Narthex. Get yours today!


LUTHERAN WOMEN’S MISSIONARY LEAGUE

Next Mite Box Collection Date:  November 5
Mite offerings are collected on the first weekend of the month in the large mite box in our narthex.  Help yourself to a mite box – your whole family is invited to participate. Thank you for supporting our Northern Illinois District and National LWML mission grants – you are a blessing to so many!!! See the October newsletter for a list of grants that the monies collected are donated too.


LIVE-STREAMING INDOOR WORSHIP

You can access the Live Stream on our website under the Connect tab, facebook page or our YouTube Channel. So if you are not ready to come back in-person there is an option for you to view services from the comfort of your own home. Click on the blue highlighted words above to link to our live stream. Check it out on Saturdays at 5:00pm or Sundays at 9:00am! Playbacks of the service will also be available if you can not watch live!


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