God With Us in Joplin

Come visit this Sunday at 8 or 10:30am. There’s a place for you at Immanuel.

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2616 Connecticut Ave Joplin, MO 64804

“You shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.” All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had spoken by the prophet: “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel” (which means, God with us).
Matthew 1:21-23


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