VBS 2014 Day 3

I can’t believe we’re more than halfway through our VBS week!  So many fun times, and new creative ways to learn our daily lesson – including butter-making, the return of Super-Nam, and plenty of water thrown around!  Today’s lesson continued the theme of trusting God because he gives us strength, featuring the Korean Moses (so … Continued

VBS 2014 Day 2

Day two is complete, and what a day it was.  As Wayne said, these days fly by so quickly!  Today’s theme was trusting God to provide our needs, including the story of 1,000,000 Tacos, the next installation in the Nacho: Origins saga.  I won’t ruin the ending, but lets just say it even included a … Continued

VBS 2014 Day 1

VBS at Immanuel Bible Church kicked off with a youth group tunnel entrance, tribal chants, some familiar songs and the introduction of Nacho: Origins, played by the IBC youth group.  Rather than making us feel like we went back in time, I think at least for me, it made me feel quite a bit older…but … Continued

IBC VBS 2014!

Date: July 21 to July 25 Location: Faith Bible Church (8212 Louise Ave, Northridge CA 91325) Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM (parents may drop off by 8:45AM) Age Limit: Children entering Kindergarten through 6th Grade in Fall 2014 Cost: $25 per child (Please make checks payable to Immanuel Bible Church) Registration is now closed. Questions? Email wayne@ibcbible.org.

Thailand Post #2

Hello church family!We are now more than halfway through our time here in Thailand; today marks a full week of ministry with ZOE, and we only have four days left before we head home. Our team is doing well, praise God! Sean made it safely here late Sunday night, and, aside from the requisite mosquito … Continued

Thailand Post #1

(update from our short-term missions team in Thailand) Greetings from Thailand. Great planning yields great results. It has been an incredible experience so far. It is truly amazing the amount of planning and detail that Zoe has done for the sake and safety of the children that they reach out to as well as their … Continued

Shepherds’ Conference 2014

By Danny Yoo A question that often was asked of me during the conference was: “Is it what you expected?” To answer that question, we must begin with what it was that I expected.  For the past couple of years, I sought out the laymen who attended and asked them about their experiences.  I asked … Continued

Orphan Sunday 11.3.2013

This coming Sunday is Orphan Sunday.  It’s a day set aside by the Christian Alliance for Orphans as a day to remember our call to care for orphans.  Thousands of churches worldwide will be incorporating some sort of emphasis on adoption this week.  Last year we had some of our own families share their experience … Continued

Flocks – Fall 2013

This week we’ll resume our regional flocks (bible studies).  Summer break went by fast and it’s time to begin meeting again on Thursday/Friday nights.  This Fall we’ll be going through Bruce Ware’s most recent book, The Man Christ Jesus: Theological Reflections on the Humanity of Christ.  Flocks are a good way to end a long … Continued