Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 2

(Sharlene Liu writing) It was a full day for the Japan team as we kicked off Day 1 of the Joyful Kids program. The team introduced this year’s theme song, “The Christian ABCs”. Through this song, the children heard basic truths about Jesus’ death, resurrection and intercessory role on our behalf.    Today’s Bible lesson … Continued

Japan Short Term Mission 2016 Update 1

(Connie Chae writing)   We’re here! Actually, we’ve been here for four days now and it has been great spending time with the members of Hatta Nishi Christ Church. We arrived at Kansai Airport around 11am after having a four hour layover in Tokyo. We were all tired but excited to finally get to Osaka. We … Continued

VBS Days 4-5

VBS is officially over!  But hopefully what the kids experienced and learned this week will resonate with them.   The songs are all still stuck in my head.  It’s been a crazy last few days, but here’s some pictures from our last two days. Thursday, there was a gospel presentation on the theme of “God gives … Continued

VBS Day 3

What a crazy third day!  Built around the theme of “God gives us Direction,” some of the highlights was an epic Pokemon skit and music by the youth group (which the kids were so excited about), an awesome crafts and teaching time, and the usual fun and crazy games led by Rob.  More pictures below!  … Continued

VBS Day Two!

I think both the staff and students were a bit shocked when we realized we’re already almost halfway done with our VBS week- it’s been a whirlwind of fun and excitement and learning.  Today’s theme was “God gives us Courage” with some creative skits (featuring Evil Darth Jack), crafts with green goo, and an awesome … Continued

VBS Day One – Cave Quest has Begun!

 There was a ton of excitement and buzz this week leading up to our VBS program this year- a ton of prep and incredible contributions from so many staff and our youth group to get ready for this year.  This year’s theme is Cave Quest, with Day One’s theme “God gives us Hope.”  The kids … Continued

VBS 2016 Begins! Cave Quest

VBS 2016 begins with our Cave Quest theme. Enjoy a pic of the main stage below. Great creativity. Kids will have a blast and learn that the light of life is found in Jesus.

IBC 2016 Lunch Schedule

Each flock has 4 lunches which includes lunches for members meeting Sundays. Also, there are 15 Tasty Goody lunches. 1/3 No Lunch1/10 Church Cater Lunch – Tasty Goody 1/17 Valencia Flock1/24 Church Cater Lunch – Tasty Goody1/31 West LA/SM Flock– Members Mtg   2/7 No Lunch2/14 Church Cater Lunch – Tasty Goody 2/21 Valley Flock2/28 Torrance Flock 3/6 No Lunch3/13 Church Cater … Continued

Vacation Bible School 2016

Immanuel Bible Church VBS 2016 Date: July 18 to July 22 Location: CCAC (18827 Roscoe Blvd. Northridge, CA 91324) Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM (parents may drop off by 8:45AM) Age Limit: Children entering Kindergarten through 6th Grade in Fall 2016 Cost: $25 per child (Please make checks payable to Immanuel Bible Church) Registration ends June 30. Submit payments to Sharlene Liu. … Continued

New Worship Time – 10:30am

Beginning January 3, 2016, our main worship time is moving to 10:30am. Big news. In addition to the time change we are expanding our adult training for the 9:30am hour and making our Children’s services more streamlined and efficient.  So going forward, our Sundays will look like this: Equip Hour: 9:30am–10:20am (approx.) 2016 will offer three tracks: … Continued