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We would love to have you join us for worship or any of our activities.


Weekly Events

9:30am Worship with Holy Communion

9:30 am Sunday School

10:30am Fellowship & Coffee



10am Tai Chi in Youth Center



5:30 pm Girl Scouts meet in Community Room



9:30am Mission Action (Quilters) meet in upstairs craft room


10:00am Tai Chi

Monthly Events

R.O.M.E.O.s (Retired Old Men Eating Out) - 8:30 am, second Tuesday of the month at Village Inn East

Adult Fellowship - 11:30am, second Wednesday of the month at Pizza Ranch

Confirmation Large Group - 11:00am-2:30pm, fourth Sunday of the month

Iowa Cookie Crumbs - 9:00am, second Monday of the month, sorting. Held every other month.

Iowa Cookie Crumbs - 9:00am, second Tuesday of the month, packing. Held every other month.



Plan to join us for our upcoming events.

Blue Christmas Service

Wednesday, December 15th

7:00 p.m.

The Holiday season can be hard for those who’s hearts are hurting. You are not alone. Blue Christmas is a gentle, contemplative service for those who are carrying pain or loss during this season of celebration.

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Cookies & Cocoa with Santa

Sunday, December 12th

1 p.m.—2 p.m.

We invite you to take some time to enjoy some cookies and hot cocoa with us and visit with our friend from the North Pole. We wanted to offer an environment that would be calmer than a retail store and where you could visit and take your own photos.

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Christmas Program

Sunday, December 19th

9:30 a.m.

Join us for the telling of the Christmas story by some of our youngest members.

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Family Fun Night

Friday, December 31st

6 pm—9 pm

Potluck as we celebrate the end of 2021. Board & card games, karaoke, four-square and more. Invite neighbors and friends!

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Craft Inn

Saturday, January 1st

10:00 a.m.

Bring your crafting projects, your crockpots, and snacks and join us in the Fellowship Hall for a day of fellowship and fun!

We will meet the first Saturday of each month.

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Taking Down the Greens

Sunday, January 9th

10:30 a.m.

Join us as we put away the Christmas decorations for another year. The more help we have, the quicker it will go.

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Annual Meeting

Sunday, January 23rd

10:30 a.m.

Join us for Emanuel’s annual meeting. We will review the annual report, vote on new Council members and vote on the 2022 budget.

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Theology on Tap

Friday, January 28th

7 p.m.

Bring your own beverage and snacks and join us for discussion and fellowship.

Council Bluffs Fire Hall

Committee Meetings


Church Council - 7:30 pm, third Monday of the month

Worship & Music - 10:45 am, third Sunday of the month

Children & Youth - 6:30 pm, first Monday of the month

Wider Ministries - 10:45 am, second Sunday of the month

Fresh Start - Varies


All meetings and events are subject to change. Please contact the office if you have any questions.