Past Events

Past Events

Oct 27, 2018
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Trunk Or Treat

Trunk-Or-Treat Parking Lot Party Saturday Evening, October 27 | 4:30 to 7:00 pm Trunk Or Treat at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Joplin has become a neighborhood tradition that you won’t want to miss! More than 1,000 children and their families come to our church and school parking lot at 26th and Connecticut for free candy and games, costume contests and inflatables, plus great music and a free supper inside. At Trunk-Or-Treat, church members and school families decorate the trunks of…
Sep 15, 2018
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Serving Saturday

“Growing To Serve” Together Saturday, September 15 | 10:00am to 2:00pm A major point of emphasis in Immanuel’s youth ministry this year will be living out Immanuel’s mission, “Growing to Serve.” To help accomplish this, your youth will be hosting various “Serving Saturday” opportunities. Serving Saturday is for youth and their families. It is also open for members of Immanuel, to Martin Luther School families and anyone else who wants to make a difference through volunteering and serving. Projects from…
Aug 8, 2018
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Youth Summer Get Together Week 6

In-Home Summer Youth Six different times this summer, Immanuel Youth will gather at the Glaskey house for Food-Friends-Faith time. All 6th-12th graders are invited to come and enjoy some time relaxing and catching up with friends on the patio, in the yard, and around the couch. We’ll savor a variety of summertime snacks and grow together in faith too. Bring a friend! Our Summer Study series will begin to take us through the Bible’s New Testament, starting with the Gospels…
Aug 3, 2018

Community Swim And Watermelon

Schifferdecker Half-Price Swim And Watermelon Feed Friday Evening, August 3 at Schifferdecker Aquatic Complex in Joplin | 6:30 to 9:00pm Immanuel Youth continue their yearly tradition of serving free watermelon slices in the parking lot on the last half-price swim night. (Half-price admission is $2 for kids and $2.50 for adults.) Join us, beginning at 6:30pm on Friday, August 3. Swim for a couple of hours, then make your way to the parking lot beginning at 8:30 for ice-cold watermelon…
Aug 1, 2018
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Youth Summer Get Together Week 5

In-Home Summer Youth Six different times this summer, Immanuel Youth will gather at the Glaskey house for Food-Friends-Faith time. All 6th-12th graders are invited to come and enjoy some time relaxing and catching up with friends on the patio, in the yard, and around the couch. We’ll savor a variety of summertime snacks and grow together in faith too. Bring a friend! Our Summer Study series will begin to take us through the Bible’s New Testament, starting with the Gospels…
Jul 25, 2018
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Youth Laser Tag

Lazer Force Laser Tag Night Wednesday Evening, July 25 at Lazer Force (near the mall in Joplin) | 6 to 8pm Pow! Zing! Buzz! Lazer Force is the coolest laser tag arena in the area, so we’re gonna go and have some fun together. All Immanuel Lutheran Church and Martin Luther School friends are invited to play laser tag together on the evening of Wednesday, July 25, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Bring money for about 3 rounds of laser…
Jul 22, 2018
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High School Pizza And Netflix Again

Homemade Pizza And A Movie Sunday Evening, July 22 in the Immanuel Youth Center | 6:30 to 9:30pm The dough is rising — so come and add your toppings! Join other high school students as we gather to hang out and a watch good movie together. After you add your toppings, we’ll slide your “pie” into the oven as we choose the movie of the week. Will it be superhero flick? A romantic comedy? Animated or live-action? Bring your friends…
Jul 18, 2018
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Youth Summer Get Together Week 4

In-Home Summer Youth Six different times this summer, Immanuel Youth will gather at the Glaskey house for Food-Friends-Faith time. All 6th-12th graders are invited to come and enjoy some time relaxing and catching up with friends on the patio, in the yard, and around the couch. We’ll savor a variety of summertime snacks and grow together in faith too. Bring a friend! Our Summer Study series will begin to take us through the Bible’s New Testament, starting with the Gospels…
Jul 11, 2018
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Youth Summer Get Together Week 3

In-Home Summer Youth Six different times this summer, Immanuel Youth will gather at the Glaskey house for Food-Friends-Faith time. All 6th-12th graders are invited to come and enjoy some time relaxing and catching up with friends on the patio, in the yard, and around the couch. We’ll savor a variety of summertime snacks and grow together in faith too. Bring a friend! Our Summer Study series will begin to take us through the Bible’s New Testament, starting with the Gospels…
Jul 8, 2018
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2019 Gathering Launch Party

Kicking Off Our Journey to Minneapolis 2019 Sunday Evening, July 8 in the Immanuel Youth Center | 6:30 to 9:30pm | For Parents and High School Students Dinner is provided. Come and learn about this “once in a lifetime” youth trip for students going into grades 9-12. There is nothing quite like the LCMS Gathering! God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Psalm 46:1 About the Gathering Held every 3 years since 1980, the LCMS Youth Gathering…
Jun 27, 2018
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Youth Frisbee Fun

Frisbees And Floats At McClelland Wednesday Evening, June 27 at McClelland Park in Joplin | 7 to 9pm Bring a frisbee and some comfortable clothes with you to McClelland Park in South Joplin on the evening of June 27. Immanuel Youth will be gathering for an active evening of Frisbee Golf, Ultimate Chicken (its a game), and Root Beer Floats too! We hope you can make it! Parents and other family members and friends are welcome to join us as…
Jun 24, 2018
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High School Pizza And Netflix

Homemade Pizza And A Movie Sunday Evening, June 24 in the Immanuel Youth Center | 6:30 to 9:30pm The dough is rising — so come and add your toppings! Join other high school students as we gather for fellowship and a good movie together. After you add your toppings, we’ll slide your “pie” into the oven as we choose the movie of the week. Will it be superhero flick? A romantic comedy? Animated or live-action? Bring your friends along, and…