Come Connect with Us!

We encourage children, youth and adults to participate in ministries for their age level.  All are welcome.


Ministries

Immanuel United Methodist Church offers ministries designed for children, youth and adults. 

  • sunday school

    Our Children and Youth Sunday school program is open to all children 4 years old through 8th grade.  We meet Sunday mornings from 10:15 am -11:00 am from September through mid-May.  We also have 2 adult classes.  We don't meet Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.

    Our classes are:

    Age 4 through Grade 2

    Grades 3 through 5

    Middle School (grades 6-8)

    Adult Discussion Class

    Christian Service Class (for ages 65 and up) 

  • Music Ministry

    Our music ministry currently consists of our Chancel Choir and our Praise Team.  


    The chancel choir sings at our Traditional Worship Service from September through May. They have weekly practices on Wednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary.  Come join us! Questions? Contact Chad  at chad@riponimmanuel.org


    Our Praise Team welcomes new members for our new Contemporary Worship Service.   If you would like to be a part of this exciting new ministry, contact Pastor Harsha at harshajoys@gmail.com

  • Small group studies

    There is a noon Wednesday Bible study for adults that meets in the church lounge and simply goes through a book of the Bible, one at a time.  This study group meets from September through May with a short break during the Christmas/New Year holidays. 

  • women's ministry

    The Women's Ministry has a long history in missions within Immanuel Church.  At Immanuel Church there are three different circles that make up our local Women's Ministry.  The circles meet at different times throughout the month.

    This group of women is always focused on something missions, with a heart for loving on God's people locally, nationally, and throughout the world.

  • men's ministry

    Our Men's Ministry Group meets most often on the second Saturday morning of the month at 8:00 a.m. in the church fellowship hall, September through May, for fellowship, breakfast, devotionals and a short program. 
     
    We would be blessed to have you join  us.  Women are also invited to attend our breakfasts. 

    We don't meet during the summer months.



  • High School Youth Ministry

    Amy Kivela is our Sr. High Youth Coordinator. She grew up in our church.


    Our CLUB youth group meets on most Wednesdays during the school year from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in our Sr. High youth room.


    Amy can be contacted at amy@riponimmanuel.org

  • Middle School Youth MINISTRY

    Peggy Coehoorn is our Middle School youth coordinator. She grew up in our church.


    EDGE meets most Wednesdays during the school year from 5:30-7 p.m. in the middle school youth room.


    Peggy can be contacted at peggy@riponimmanuel.org