HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING AT IMMANUEL
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Join Us for Wine Tasting, Hors D’oeuvres, and Lunch for Others!
(soft drinks and other beverages also served)
Thursday, December 13 5:00 p.m.
Everyone is welcome to join us for a fun family night of wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and making Lunch for Others. Wine tasting begins at 5:00; bring a bottle of your favorite wine and tasty hors d’oeuvres to share. We will start assembling lunches at 6:00 which will be delivered to the San Jose Family Shelter. Sparkling apple cider and other beverages will be available for children.
Habitat Benefit Concerts at Immanuel
Saturday, December 15, 6:00 and 8:00 PM
Two Christmas benefit concerts on behalf of Habitat for Humanity will be held on Sat., December 15, at 6 PM and 8 PM, in the Sanctuary at Immanuel. They will feature jazz vocalist Jamie Davis, accompanied by the Jo Major Quartet. The cost is $30 per ticket. For more information or to buy tickets go to: JamieBuilds.eventbrite.com
“Immanuel Reads” Book Review
Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 5:00 pm
“Immanuel Reads” has selected “Outrun the Moon” by Stacey Lee as our next book. The story is about a young girl determined to break from the poverty of Chinatown, and takes place before and after the 1906 earthquake. “A fantastic read! Emotional, entertaining, and bewitching.”--Cynthia Kodohata, National Book Award winner. The book discussion begins at 5:00 and a potluck dinner will immediately follow.
“Immanuel Reads” Movie Night
Saturday, January 26, at 7:00 pm
“Immanuel Reads” will present the movie, “Amazing Grace” on January 26. This is an inspiring true story of William Wilberforce, and his courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Along the way Wilberforce meets intense opposition from members of Parliament but his minister, John Newton, a reformed slave ship captain who penned the beloved hymn "Amazing Grace," urges him to see the cause through. “A Sweeping Epic!” (Jeffery Lyons, film critic, NBC Reel Talk.) The movie will start at 7:00 p.m., followed by desserts, coffee and reviewing the movie.
Confirmation at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Los Altos
Confirmation is a weekly gathering of young people, usually in 7th and 8th grades. In these gatherings we learn about faith, values, and life through discussion, learning exercises, play, recreation, and service. Confirmation has consistently been one of Immanuel’s most successful and enjoyable programs for youth. We invite youth in your family to participate.
Weekly Confirmation meetings usually take place on Sundays 5:00-6:00 PM.
Other youth activities such as outings, movie nights, and retreats are offered as part of the program.
For more information contact our Youth Director, Danny Dye or Pastor David Schick at:
Ongoing Events and Activities
Mondays, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Anyone is welcome to join a Pilates class which takes place on Monday evenings from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall. No need to sign-up/register. Drop-in fee is $5 and it is pay as you go.
"Open Studio Painting and Drawing"
“Open Studio Painting and Drawing” is a drop-in opportunity that offers a pleasant space to work, tables, plus social and artistic interaction each Thursday morning from 9AM-12Noon. Bring your easel and supplies; no instruction provided. Join fellow artists of all levels and mediums. This is an Immanuel-sponsored activity that is being offered to the community.
Sunday Morning Gathering Hour
10:00 AM, Fireside Room
Everyone is welcome to join the discussion between our 9am and 11am Sunday worship services. Currently we're using the daily devotional booklet, "The Word In Season", as a guide. Please join us as we study the complete Gospel readings and commentary to enrich our faith and understanding each Sunday morning.