The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, July 14th, 2024

10:30am Worship Service, Bulletin


Adult Bible Study, July 14th, 2024, 9:30am

 A look at the Book of Acts

Service Times:

Divine Service 1st & 3rd Sundays  
Service of the Word 2nd & 4th Sundays at 10:30am

Sunday School 

Adult  Bible study - 9:30am

 Children's Sunday School  - Summer Break 

will resume this Fall

Bulletin Cover:


WE AGAIN WELCOME Pastor Tim Meyer who leads today’s Divine Service. We thank him for his willingness to serve the congregation in Pastor Slater’s absence. Welcome back Pastor Meyer!

PASTOR SLATER will be returning from vacation sometime this Wednesday. In the meantime, if you are in need of pastoral care, please contact one of the members of our Board of Elders: Bret Lange, Jack Salmans, and Darrin Klingensmith. Pastor Dale Dumperth of Grace Lutheran Church of McPherson (church: 620-241-1627 or cell: 620-241-5369) is available for any emergency situations that may arise.

NEW MEMBERS Next Sunday we will be officially receiving several new communicant members through transfer or profession of faith. Terry and Darlene Lank along with Joey Dawes are (re)joining Immanuel through transfer, and Jamie and Molly Kohl are joining through profession of faith.

BIBLE STUDY - During the Sunday School hour (9:30-10:15 am) we are taking a look at various topics related to Scripture and our life in Christ. We’ll be studying a new topic each week so if you have something you’d like to look at, please let Pastor Slater know and we’ll get it on the schedule.

- We are currently looking at the book of Acts.

CHILDREN'S SUNDAY SCHOOL will not be meeting during the summer months, but will resume this Fall.

WEEKLY MATINS SERVICE  will not be held this Wednesday due to Pastor Slater’s vacation. We will resume on Wednesday, July 24th at 9:00 am.

THE ADULT INSTRUCTION CLASS will not be meeting for the next few weeks. We will resume on Wednesday, July 31st from 7:00 – 8:15 pm.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL Celebrate the Savior! This year’s VBS will be Monday, July 22nd through Friday, July 26th. Monday through Thursday sessions will run from 5:45-8:15 pm (includes a meal for the kids and volunteers). Friday will be a light meal at 6:15 pm followed by the VBS closing program at 7:00 pm. 

Registration for youth and volunteers is now open! Click here

THE JULY CALENDAR, NOTES and PRAYERS can be found on the stand in the narthex.

BOARD of MISSIONS COLLECTION For the month of July we are collecting school supplies for children of our local schools. If you would like to help with this collection, you may place your donations in the cart located by the church office. Thanks!

MY DEVOTIONS for June through August can be found in the narthex. These devotionals are great for our grade school and middle school youth in helping them grow in their faith in their Lord and connecting Jesus to their daily lives.

PORTALS OF PRAYER for July through September can be found on the shelf in the narthex. Large print copies are available.

"SAINTS ALIVE AFTER 55’" annual retreat is scheduled for Monday, July 22nd, at Christ the King Lutheran Church of Salina from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Rev. Cliff Winter will be the featured speaker under the theme, “What’s Love Got to Do with It”. Cost is $50.00 per person and the registration form along with more information can be found on the Kansas District’s website at or see Pastor Slater. 

CHURCH COUNCIL MEETING for the quarter will be held on Thursday, July 18th at 7:00 pm.  All church officers and a representative from each board are asked to attend. Please let President Loren Schmidt know if you will not be in attendance. The quarterly Voters’ Assembly meeting will be held on Sunday, July 28th following the morning’s Service and a potluck meal.

LUTHERAN TALK AND MUSIC MOBILE APP…You can listen to Lutheran talk and music 24/7, anytime, anywhere with the free Lutheran Public Radio app. You can download for your cell phone at the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore or at

Prayer Requests 

+ For Judy Thomas, Janis Boesker, Jeff Biehler, Tracey Aitken, Fred Renken, Richard Andrus, Evi Otte and Ladonna Westbrook who face health issues.

+ For our brothers and sisters scattered around the world who face persecution for their faith in Christ. 

+ For those who battle addictions and/or are incarcerated, that they may know the peace and hope that only Jesus can give.

+ Our civic leaders and law enforcement and military personnel.

+ Peace in the Ukraine and the Middle East.

MOWING SHEET - It’s that time when we have start mowing the church lawn again. If you are able to help mow the church lawn and/or the cemetery, please sign up on the sheet posted by the church office. The dates listed are Saturdays but you can mow a day or two earlier if that works best for you.


Study God's Word in 2023...The Word of the Lord Endures Forever is a daily, 15 minute, verse-by-verse Bible study produced by Lutheran Public Radio and hosted by LCMS Pastor Will Weedon. You can listen at or your favortite podcast provider.  

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Good News, Immanuel Lutheran is now signed up with Dillon Food Stores as a charitable organization, by which as a Dillons Plus card holder, you can now log into your account and designate us as your choice to receive Community Rewards. Any transactions moving forward using the Shopper’s Card number associated with your digital account will be applied to the program, at no added cost to you. Dillons donates annually to participating organizations based on your percentage of spending as it relates to the total spending associated with all participating Dillons Community Rewards organizations. Click below for the Community Rewards page.


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