Past Events

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MLS Chapel

Weekly Chapel Service for Martin Luther School Wednesdays in the Church Sanctuary and Streamed LIVE | 8:30 am Besides daily devotions in the classroom, the students of Martin Luther School (MLS) gather with other students, teachers, staff, families and more for our Chapel Service each Wednesday in the church sanctuary. (NOTE: Due to COVID-19, Chapel is being live streamed only for now.) Led by Immanuel’s ministry staff of Pastor Mech, Mr. Schamber, or Mr. Glaskey, Chapel is a brief, family-friendly,…
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Easter Services

Easter 2021 Is Resurrection Day! Worship In-Person and ONLINE Easter Services, Sunday, April 4, 2021 | 6:30, 8:00, 10:30 | Immanuel Lutheran Church LCMS in Joplin, Missouri | immanueljoplin.com/EASTER Christ is Risen! He is Risen Indeed! Alleluia! The time of Lent is over. Holy Week has passed. Jesus, who died, is most certainly alive! Join us In-Person or ONLINE at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Joplin, Missouri as we celebrate all that God has done for us through Jesus Christ His…
Good Friday Tenebrae Service of Darkness at 7:00pm. Immanuel Lutheran Church, Joplin, Missouri.

Good Friday

Immanuel is back to In-Person Worship Services. You can also find our services and sermons on FACEBOOK. We also post them on our WEBSITE. Good Friday 7:00 pm Worship Service | 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Prayer Vigil The Friday in Holy Week is a time for remembering Jesus death. Scripture records that Jesus hung on the cross from noon until 3:00pm. Our congregation traditionally observes a prayer vigil and an evening service. This is the second day of special observance for…
Maundy Thursday Service with Holy Communion at 7:00pm. Immanuel Lutheran Church, Joplin, Missouri.

Maundy Thursday

Immanuel-Joplin is back to In-Person Services. You can also find our services and sermons on FACEBOOK. We also post them on our WEBSITE. Maundy Thursday Worship Service with Holy Communion at 7:00 pm This is the Thursday in Holy Week (the week leading up to Easter). The day is a time for remembering The Last Supper. The name comes from the Latin word “Mandatum” for “commandment” as Jesus said, “I give you a new commandment; that you love one another.” At the…
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Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday Worship Services at 8:00 and 10:30 am This Sunday before Easter is the last Sunday in Lent. The day commemorates Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem with a blessing of palms and a procession in which the whole congregation often carries palms. The day is also marked by reading the story of Jesus’ passion (the word used to describe Jesus’ death comes from “suffering,” which is one old meaning of passion). Some of the Palm Sunday palms are kept…
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Lenten Worship Services

Wednesdays of Lent 2021 Lenten Worship Service at 7:00 pm Services are streamed on Facebook LIVE and on YouTube. Coronavirus Safety Measures and more can be found on the COVID-19 Response Page. (Note: We will omit the 4:00 pm service and family meal for this year.) Join us each Wednesday during Lent — between February 17 and March 24 until Easter — for our 40-day journey with Jesus to the cross, featuring our Lenten Worship Services. The season of Lent serves…
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Advent Service

Wednesdays in Advent — Worship Together at an Advent Service! Advent Worship Service at 7:00 pm (Online or In-Person) Family-Friendly Meal served before the service, beginning at 5:30. (Sorry, NO MEALS this year due to our current COVID-19 protocols.) Read our ADVENT DAILY DEVOTIONS. Join us each Wednesday in December until Christmas for a special weekly Advent Worship Service. Advent is a four-week season of preparation and anticipation as we get ready for Christmas, the celebration of the birth of Jesus,…
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LifeLight Bible Study

Join Our Monday LifeLight Bible Study Group! The LifeLight Bible Study Program includes directed individual study, group sessions and review materials. Its purpose is to help you spend time in God’s Word and to apply His Word to life today. Three bible study opportunities are available each week: Monday Evenings at 6:30 pm with Pastor Mech in the Church Building Fellowship Hall Wednesday mornings at 9:30 am with Pastor Mech in the Youth Building Sunday mornings at 9:15 am with…
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Young Adults Study

Sharing And Growing Together at the Young Adults Study Young Adult Bible Study | Sundays at Panera Bread | 9:20 to 10:20 am Be a part of Immanuel’s Young Adult Small Group! We gather for fellowship and Bible study each week at Panera Bread on 32nd Street in Joplin, then head to Immanuel Lutheran Church a few blocks away to worship together. Led by two of our young teachers from Martin Luther School, any young adult from their late teens…
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Kids Ministry

Listen! God is Calling *** DUE TO COVID, KIDS MINISTRY IS ON PAUSE FOR A WHILE *** Come to Sunday Morning Kids Ministry at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Joplin, and get your whole family growing in Christ as we explore the Bible together. Kids Ministry at Immanuel is so much more than Sunday School! Listen! Listen, God is calling, Through the Word inviting, Offering forgiveness, Comfort, and joy. Tanzanian Hymn Children from 2 years through 8th grade are welcomed every…
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Vacation Bible School

VBS At Home 2020 Immanuel’s Vacation Bible School for 2020 is scheduled for five Sundays! July 12 – August 9, 2020 | Learn more at immanueljoplin.com/VBS! NEW THEME LAUNCHED ONLINE EACH SUNDAY EVENING AT 6:00 PM! Learn More About Immanuel Lutheran Church About Martin Luther School, now enrolling 2 & 3 Year-Olds, Preschool and Kindergarten through 8th grade About our ministry to Children and Families Vacation Bible School 2020
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Bible Institute

Bible Institute 2020 Sunday Afternoons in February | February 9, 16, 23 | 1:30 to 4:00pm Bible Institute is fast approaching. As you may have heard, Immanuel’s FREE 2020 Institute will cover three Sunday afternoons: February 9, 16 & 23 . We will be looking at God’s Great Plan, a video-based series led by Rev. Wayne Palmer from St. Louis, MO. God’s Great Plan How do you defend the faith? How can you discern Law and Gospel from the Bible? How can you teach the…