Immanuel strives to be:
A Passionate Family…
of worshipful, spirit-filled, creative disciples.
A Diverse Family…
of all ages, cultures, and needs, reaching into our
community and world with the Good News of Jesus Christ.
A Caring Family…
seeking Jesus, healing, and our destiny.
Healing: In Jesus we are restored and encouraged. He is our safe place. The acceptance of Jesus leads us to seek further healing which is provided through His people using the gifts of the Holy Spirit. We in turn are equipped to reach out to others to help them find refuge and healing in Christ physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
Prayer: We will be a people of continual prayer---listening to God and obeying Him.
Fellowship: We will be a church of the Word striving to be loving and non-judgmental. We will worship God with one voice, standing firm on the Word. we will build relationships as we fellowship together in a variety of ways.
Word: We will be a people of the Word, Disciples of Christ. We will provide opportunities to grow in discipleship through Bible study and training for all ages. We will strive to discover our God-given talents and gifts and use them in creative ways.
Leadership: We will strive to fulfill our role in the Great Commission by seeking God's will for Immanuel. We will encourage godly leadership and team development. We will strive to be financially responsible, meet staffing needs, and support missions.
Outreach: We will lovingly reach out to our surrounding community in a variety of ways. We will seek God's leading through prayer and His Word. We will use the gifts of the Holy Spirit to facilitate God's work individually and as a church.
Missions: We will challenge and encourage each other to be purposeful and active in world missions. We will discern God's will for us as "senders," "learners," and "goers