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The Story – Chapter 1 – Creation

Genesis 1-11 is often referred to as Israel’s “pre-story”. The 3 stories (creation, flood, tower of Babel) of this section told the covenant nation of Israel about her beginnings. These stories gave her a sense of God greatness and power … Continue reading

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This Week at Immanuel – Mark 2:18-28

Pastor Zach preaching. Text: Mark 2: 18-28 Jesus has a maddening tendency to answer a question with a question. When asked about fasting Jesus asks back, “Do wedding guests fast?” When asked why his disciples were “working” on the Sabbath … Continue reading

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This Week at Immanuel (9-23-2012)

Pastor John will continue a series of messages from the gospel of Mark. This Sunday’s text is Mark 1:6-13, the story of Jesus baptism, the descent of the Spirit and his time in the wilderness. The wilderness for Mark is … Continue reading

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Coming Up This Week – December 12, 2011

This Sunday at Immanuel Pastor John will continue a series of Advent messages on how the incarnation of Jesus informs the ministry and practices of the church. This Sunday we will look at the teaching of scripture in Matthew 1: … Continue reading

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Abigail reminds David of the Better Way

This Week at Immanuel This coming Sunday the message is based on I Samuel 25. David asks Nabal for some provisions for his men but Nabal refuses. While seeking revenge Nabal’s wife, Abigail, prepares a gift of food urging David … Continue reading

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When He Came to His Senses – Sermon from 3-14-2010

John Terpstra’s sermon entitled “When He Came to His Senses” from 3-14-2010, the fourth in The Prodigal God series, based on Luke 15:17. http://www.immanuel-crc.org/podcast/Terpstra20100314.mp3

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Midpoint in The Prodigal God Series

We are approaching the midpoint of our Prodigal God series in worship and small groups. Many groups have now met 3 times discussing Chapters 1-4 of the Prodigal God book which go along with the messages from the past 3 … Continue reading

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