This Week

Wednesday, 12/13
7:30 a.m.: English Worship with Communion (Westminster Chapel)
6:00 p.m.: Yoga (Harris Hall, Room 210)
7:00 p.m.: Prayer & Bible Study in Spanish (Westminster Chapel) on hiatus until further notice
Saturday, 12/16
9:30 a.m.: Food Pantry (Catalina entrance)
Sunday, 12/17
9:00 a.m.: Johnston Fellowship (McVay Hall)
10:30 a.m.: All Together Worship Worship (Sanctuary)
12:00 p.m.: Convivio (Patio)
Monday, 12/18
6:00 p.m.: Yoga (Harris Hall, Room 210)
Wednesday, 12/20
7:30 a.m.: English Worship with Communion (Westminster Chapel)
6:00 p.m.: Yoga (Harris Hall, Room 210)
7:00 p.m.: Prayer & Bible Study in Spanish (Westminster Chapel) on hiatus until further notice

Every Week


Yoga: Every Monday & Wednesday from 6-7P.M. in Rm. #210
We invite you to try out our Yoga/Movement Classes and bring yourself back into balance from daily life stressors!  Class is FREE we provide yoga mats & blankets for.  Child care is provided FREE of charge to participants.  This multi-level bilingual (English and Spanish) class. Questions?  Call Michelle at 213-389-3191 ext. 307.

Wednesday Morning English Worship Service 
Within the intimate walls of Westminster Chapel worship services are offered every Wednesday morning at 7:30. Services are conducted in English and include a traditional order of worship with familiar music, and prayer. An open end time of fellowship with fun and food follows the service.  It is a wonderful time to overcome the mid-week spiritual blahs.  Come and be refreshed by getting your spiritual batteries recharged.  You won’t be disappointed.

This Week


Let’s Don’t Forget Please – Food Pantry Drive! 
Please, remember that It is that time of the year and Immanuel’s Food Pantry ministry is constantly addressing the various needs of its members and community. We will be collecting items for our homeless neighbors to make our Holiday Gifts.  Please bring: Shampoo, Conditioner, Soap, Razors, Deodorant (men/women), Combs, Brushes, Tooth Brushes, Socks, Gloves, Scarves, and Knitted Hats. If you have any questions please email or call Myra Tapia, and also if you want to sign up to volunteer at tapia@immanuelpres.org or 213-389-3191.

Advent Home Gatherings
As our hearts long for the coming of Christ, we gather in homes this season to warm up, share food and faith, and be strengthened in hope. Follow is the list of places where we will be having our upcoming gatherings. Please, register or talk with Andy for more information.

Saturday December 16th at 5PM in the home of Jobita & Jose Escobar 425 Catalina #42 Los Angeles, CA (dial number 42)

Restorative Yoga with Paula Tapia IAYT
Reduce your stress, and nurture an open heart with Restorative Yoga.  Surrender to softness while releasing the hard edges of tension held in the body, mind and spirit.  Let go & move forward with a deeper sense of relaxation and calm after this FREE workshop.

When:  Saturday, December 16th 
Time:  From 4 to 6p.m.
Attire:  Please wear comfortable clothes.
Where:  Harris Hall – Room #210.

Save Your Space Today! Register by calling @ 213-389-3191 x307michelle@immanuelpres.org
Light refreshments will be served. FREE Child Care Provided.

Flu Shots
Flu Shots will be offered on Sunday, December 17. QueensCare will be here to provide them. Everyone is welcome to get a flu shot regardless if you have insurance or not. The flu shots will be free of charge and offered in the Parlor during Covivio at noon.

Food Pantry
Immanuel’s Food Pantry would like to remind you food donations needed by the pantry are ready to serve/eat snap top soups.  Please note, we cannot accept condensed soups and regular cans as they are not user friendly to our homeless neighbors.  Also, at this time the pantry is not accepting any clothing donations.

Craft Table
At Immanuel we welcome the presence and energy of children in our worship. We invite and encourage families with children to come to the front of the sanctuary to take advantage of the craft table we have set up.

Offering Envelopes/Automatic Payments
Offering envelopes available in the cloister, narthex, and office. Please ask an usher or the front desk staff if you would like an offering envelope.  If you would like your pledge to be debited from your account or charged to your credit card automatically, ask an usher for an automatic payment form.

Coming Events 


Celebrate Christmas Eve @ Immanuel
Candlelit Worship Convivio On Dec 24th at 5:00 pm
Join us to celebrate Christ’s birth in our bilingual candlelit worship service in Immanuel’s cathedral sanctuary followed by a potluck Convivio in the Parlor.
+ Advent and Christmas at Immanuel +
Join us this Advent and Christmas season as we celebrate the return of Christ our light.

•           Worship every Sunday at 10:30 a.m.
•           Christmas Eve Worship 12/24 at 5 p.m.
•           Church Building Closed 12/25 – 12/30 & 01/01/18
•           Worship Service of Lessons and Carols 12/31/2017 at 10:30 a.m.

Holiday Building Schedule
Due to our holiday season; campus will be open on Sunday December 31st but will be closed on the following dates: December 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, and January 1st of 2018.
Donation Opportunities 


General Offering
This week and every week, we receive a monetary offering in support of our church programs and ministries.  Donations may be made online by clicking here.
Food Offering
This week and every week, we receive an offering of food in support of our Food Pantry ministry.  For more information, please click here.
Healing Center’s Offering
This week and every week, we welcome offerings to support our Healing Center.  For more information, please click here.
Health Cabinet’s Offering 
This week and every week, we welcome offerings to support our Health Cabinet.  For more information, please click here.
Deacons Offering
Every first Sunday, we receive a monetary offering in support of our Deacons ministry.  For more information, please click here. This offering may also be made online by clicking here.

Immanuel Online 


Website: immanuelpres.org
News and information: click here
Facebook: IMMANUEL
Twitter:  @ImmanuelPresLA
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Immanuel on YouTube: ImmanuelPresLA

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