"Future Shepherds" Update

We'll be tidying up the vicarage Monday, June 26 through Friday, June 30.  If you have time to lend a hand between 9AM and 3PM any of those days, please contact Glen T. or the church office.  Tasks include dusting/vacuuming, putting dishes in cupboards, making beds, etc.

Immanuel's new vicar, Jacob A., will be arriving at Immanuel August 1.  Save the date of August 6 for a welcoming potluck immediately following worship service.


nullVacation Bible School

August 7 - 11, 2017 -- 9:00 AM - 12 noon

Be part of Mighty Fortress VBS!  In Jesus, the Victory is Won!!!

Children age 3 through 12 are invited to Mighty Fortress Vacation Bible School, where they will hear the Good News that Jesus, their Savior, has won the victory over sin, death, and the devil and that God gives us that victory through our Lord Jesus Christ!  We will look into the Bible, God's Holy Word, and explore five Bible accounts about God, our Mighty Fortress, and the victory Jesus has won for us.

We'll be decorating for our week of VBS on Friday, August 4 from 4-9PM.  All are welcome to join us for the fun of setting up for Mighty Fortress!  For decorations we could use:  fortress type items ... items from the Reformation period ... castle type items ... other ideas??

Come join us for this Victory Celebration!!  Click here to register online!!  Or call the church office at 425-252-7038.


Martin: a Life of Martin Luther

September 17, 2017 at 7PM at Immanuel

Learn about the Reformation through the words of Martin Luther -- celebrating 500 years of history.  Plan to come to this one-man performance by Allan Lemke, who has received outstanding reviews throughout the United States.  Don't miss this special opportunity!

This event is sponsored by Lutheran Ministry Services NW (  A freewill donation will be collected to help offset costs.


NW Reformation 500

Save the date of Sunday, October 29, 2017 to join with Lutherans from throughout western Washington in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.  This LCMS-led worship service is being held at Overlake Christian Church in Redmond due to the expected number of worshipers.  Everyone is invited!  Transportation provided -- reserve your seat on the bus!  Sign-up sheet is in the narthex, or contact the church office (425-252-7038 or

Exhibits and fellowship at 2:30PM.
Celebration Service at 4:30PM.
Presiding Minister is Rev. Paul Linnemann, LCMS NW District President.
Preacher is Rev. Dr. William Weinrich from Concordia Theological Seminary, Froth Wayne, IN.
ASL interpreters for the hearing impaired.
Presented by Lutheran Ministry Services Northwest (

More information at



LWML Mite Box Mission of the Month

Washington/Alaska District (75% of Mite Box Collection) -- Sewing Mission Society India - Office of International Missions -- $2,500.  Click here for more information

National Mite Box Mission Grant (25% of Mite Box Collection) -- All praise and glory to God for the tremendous favor He bestowed on LWML, allowing LWML to fulfill the pledge to the 19 grant recipients with full payment to them.  Click here for more information on all of the National Mission Grants.