This Weeks Bulletin

Welcome to Immanuel

This Week's Sunday Bulletin

November 17, 2019

Sunday Morning Services
8, 9:30, 11am, Worship Center

The Gospel Makes You Go
Matthew 9:35-28
Pastor Jesse Johnson

Evening Service
5:15pm, Atrium

The Heart of the Gospel
1 Peter 3:18
Pastor Alex Hairgrove

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES

Upcoming Sermons

sermons

Thanksgiving Day Service

thanksgiving service
We look forward to celebrating Thanksgiving as a church family on Thursday, November 28, 10am, in the Worship Center. Please join us for a time of worship through singing and study of God's Word through preaching.

Men's Ministry Studies

Core Strength: Tuesdays, 6am, Room A207;
MOB (Men of the Bible): Tuesdays, 6:45pm, W102 (Seminar Room);
Defending Biblical Inerrancy (DBI): Thursdays, 8-9pm, conference call
For registration and dial-in instructions, contact Dr. Ron Bashian, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

EMOMS
Wednesday, November 20, 7-8:30pm, Room A207

EMOMS
Are you a mother with kids in elementary school? Please consider joining us this month for light snacks and an evening of fellowship. We are excited to have Deidre Johnson speaking to us on Reflecting Christ through Hospitality. Come and hear from Deidre and meet other moms in the same season of life. Find out more and register for EMOMS at ibc.church/emoms.

Womens Coffeehouse
Friday, January 31, 7pm, Atrium
(Snow date: February 7)

Women's Ministry invites you to join us for our annual Coffeehouse. This is an evening we look forward to each winter as we turn the Atrium into a warm and inviting Coffeehouse with gourmet desserts, a delicious coffee bar, and sweet fellowship. This year it will also feature a concert by Jessa Anderson, a beautiful singer and songwriter from Nashville. Our theme for the Coffeehouse is Expressions of Thankfulness. Mark your calendars now and look for more information and registration opening in December.

Inclement Weather Closings

Please check our website or our Facebook page for information about church closings and cancellations during inclement weather.

NEXT GENERATION MINISTRIES

Parent & Child Dedication

dedication
Our next Parent & Child Dedication Ceremony will take place on January 19, 2020 during the 9:30 and 11am services. If you're interested in dedicating your child/children, contact Jenny Britton, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and plan to attend the required P&C Dedication Class, December 15, 9:30am, Room C112.

KStation Volunteer Opportunities

KStation
Come and join the team sharing Christ with the next generation! Opportunities are available to serve every other week. Visit ibc.church/team for the list of volunteer openings. For more information, contact Jenny Britton, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Upcoming Student Ministry Events

For Middle and High School students. Visit immanuelstudents.com for information.
Small Groups: Wednesdays, 7-9pm
November 16: Fall Service Project
December 18: Christmas Party

MISSION & OUTREACH

Featured Missionary

Please refer to the printed bulletin to learn about this week's featured missionaries.

Serving Our Saints in Need, Fall 2019

The leaves are coming down, and we have a number of senior saints who find it hard to do fall yard work. Can you join one of our teams serving our saints in need? Most projects serve on a Saturday morning, from late October through November. To join a team, visit ibc.church/saints. You can also contact Doug Brouse (703.862.1912, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Brent Crabtree (571.217.6579, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Thanksgiving Holiday Food Drive 2019

food drive
This is a wonderful way to support families in need in our community and our congregation. We will be collecting boxes filled with nonperishable food items. If you are interested in filling a box of food, you can sign up in the Atrium or visit ibc.church/fooddrive. Boxes will be collected in the Atrium on November 24th.

Immanuel's Hope:
Immanuel's on-campus charitable mission

Immanuel's Hope
Donations of clothing, bedding, and household items are needed and may be dropped off at Immanuel's Hope on Wednesdays, 12-4pm, or anytime in the Atrium bin. You can volunteer: Help receive and sort donations on Wednesdays, 12-4pm, or sort donations on Monday afternoons. During Wednesday evening outreach, we need English- and Spanish-speaking small-group leaders to visit and pray with our visitors. We need Spanish-speakers for database entry and workers with a smile to pack the bags of visitors after they finish shopping. Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Short-Term Mission to Trinidad & Tobago

For the fourth time, IBC will be sending a team to this island nation for an 8-day mission beginning July 25, 2020. Families are welcome with children over 7 years old. Please join us for an informational meeting, November 17, 12:30pm, Room A207. A light lunch will be provided. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let us know of your interest or to request a brochure with additional details.

CARE & COUNSELING

Counseling

As members of the body of Christ, we have a special responsibility to bear a message of hope. Christ-centered lay counseling can be very helpful to re-orient our perspectives in a gentle, humble way while helping with the capacity to endure and rebuild. For more information about meeting with one of our lay counselors, please email Joanne Owens, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Rob Williams, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may also use our online counseling contact form at ibc.church/ccform.

The Practical Needs Network Ministry

Provides ways to help our Immanuel family with grocery shopping, transportation to doctor appointments, and small practical needs. For more information, please call 703.813.1952 or email Alice, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Pre-Marital Mentoring

Pre-Marital Mentoring
Pre-Marital Mentoring is available to members and regular attendees of Immanuel. If you wish to be married at IBC or by an IBC pastor, our Pre-Marital Mentoring program is required. You are encouraged to begin this program immediately following your engagement. Contact: Maribeth Lindemuth, 703.941.4124, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MUSIC & WORSHIP

Christmas Eve by Candlelight
December 22-24

Christmas Eve
Join us for a wonderful time of worship as we celebrate the birth of our Savior. Please RSVP to let us know when you plan to come so we can make sure we have enough candles and a special gift for children (12 and under) who attend the concert. Childcare (birth-kindergarten) is available on Sunday evening. Visit ibc.church/christmas to RSVP and register for childcare. Please invite your family and friends. Postcards are available at the Welcome Center.

Seamstresses Needed

Our 2020 Easter Pageant costume team needs help making many simple tunics in various sizes. Fabric and a sample will be provided. If you sew, or know someone who does, please contact the Music Office, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Come share in the joy of this God-honoring work.

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Open Houses Scheduled

logoCome to our Admission Preview Events scheduled throughout the school year. The next K-8th grade event is January 24, 9-11am. The high school events are 9-10:30am, November 19 and January 14, and 7:30-9pm, February 11 and March 24. We offer guided tours by parents, classroom visits, and an opportunity to view curriculum. For a complete list of dates and to RSVP, visit icsva.org/visitus.

Employment Opening

ICS is conducting a search for a Middle School Principal. Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree in education and a minimum of five years teaching experience. Email a résumé to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request the job description and additional information.

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

This Week at the Bookstore

featuredIf any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
--James 1:5
(ESV)

"Hope For The Heart"
Biblical Counseling Library by June Hunt
*Affordable
*Practical Advice
*Key Topics
Come in today and browse our Counseling Section to help you press on in your marathon called daily life!

Hours: Tue & Thu 11-4; Wed 11-7;
Sun 9-1 & 4:30-7.

Immanuel Christian School

Located in Springfield, VA, and serving families across Fairfax County and Northern Virginia, our private Christian school offers challenging and engaging educational opportunities for students in grades K-High School. Learn more.

KStation: Our Children's Ministry

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Contact Us

Immanuel Bible Church
6911 Braddock Road
Springfield VA 22151-3602


703-941-4124

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Mon 11/18 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Tue 11/19 6:00 am - 7:00 am

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Tue 11/19 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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Tue 11/19 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm

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Wed 11/20 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Wed 11/20 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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