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McLean, VA 22101
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Location

1125 Savile Lane
McLean, VA 22101

Digital Worship for Sunday, May 24, 2020

May 23, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, May 24! Please follow along with the digital bulletin below. Digital Bulletin: click here New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – click here: https://bit.ly/2JSocSu Prayer Concerns: Please note that prayer concerns can be emailed to office@ipcmclean.org.…

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Digital Worship for Sunday, May 17, 2020

May 16, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, May 17! Please follow along with the digital bulletin below. Digital Bulletin: Click here New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – click here: https://bit.ly/2JSocSu Prayer Concerns: Please note that prayer concerns can be emailed to office@ipcmclean.org.…

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2020 Giving and Praying Challenge

May 14, 2020

During the 50 days of Eastertide, until May 31, Immanuel is asking you to pray for those who are experiencing greater hardships than we can imagine, and to pause in these prayers to write a check to support those charities who care for the most vulnerable. In the spirit of a Matthew 25 church, we ask…

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Digital Worship for Sunday, May 10, 2020

May 9, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, May 10! Please follow along with the digital bulletin below. Digital Bulletin: https://bit.ly/2Afm8lV New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – click here: https://bit.ly/2JSocSu Prayer Concerns: Please note that prayer concerns can be emailed to office@ipcmclean.org. Tithes…

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Digital Worship for May 3, 2020

May 2, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, May 3! Today is Legacy Sunday at Immanuel. Please follow along with the digital bulletin below.   Digital Bulletin: Click here   New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – click here: https://bit.ly/2JSocSu   Prayer Concerns: Please…

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Mindful Medicine: Meditations on Darkness and Resilience – Episode Two

April 30, 2020

How can we welcome heartbreak? In this second episode of Mindful Medicine: Meditations on Darkness and Resilience, Sarah Sherman, Immanuel’s Music Assistant for Children and Youth, invites you to consider the brokenness of your heart. In today’s meditation, Sarah guides the listener through questions of fear and loss and reads an excerpt from Rabbi Allan Lew’s…

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Digital Worship for Sunday, April 26 – Youth Sunday

April 25, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, April 26! Today is Youth Sunday! Please follow along with the digital bulletin below. Digital Bulletin: Click here New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – just scan the QR code to the right to get started or…

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Addiction During the Pandemic: Resources for Help & Support

April 22, 2020

Many people are struggling with substance abuse and addiction during the COVID-19 crisis. Below, Immanuel member Rick Hodgdon shares his story and the importance of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Immanuel hosts two weekly AA groups, an open meeting at 7:00 pm on Wednesdays and a meeting hosted by Pastor Susan on Mondays at noon. Email office@ipcmclean.org…

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Our Journey of Faith: A Hymn In Celebration of Rev. Aaron Fulp-Eickstaedt

April 19, 2020

In celebration of Rev. Aaron Fulp-Eickstaedt’s 15th anniversary at Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Brian Wilhour composed a new hymn tune and text. We featured this hymn in our digital worship service on Sunday, April 19. Below, Brian Wilhour shares more about his writing of the hymn and its inspiration from Pastor Aaron’s ministry. We hope you’ll…

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Digital Worship for April 19, 2020

April 18, 2020

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, April 19! Please follow along with the digital bulletin below. Digital Bulletin: Click here New to Immanuel? Please take a few moments to let us know about yourself – just scan the QR code to the right to get started or click here. Prayer Concerns:…

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Mindful Medicine: Meditations on Darkness and Resilience – Episode One

April 14, 2020

How should we respond to stress and negative emotions during the current pandemic? Sarah Sherman, Immanuel’s Music Assistant for Children and Youth, is offering a series of mindfulness meditations for your spiritual practice at home.   Mindful Medicine: Meditations on Darkness and Resilience focuses on emotional responses to loss and tragedy, using mindfulness and wellbeing…

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Death and Dying – Resources, Possibilities, and Pastoral Care

April 14, 2020

  If you or a loved one have experienced Hospice care in recent years, you likely already know about the “blue book,” aka Gone from My Sight by Barbara Karnes, RN. During my time serving as a Hospice chaplain in seminary, I saw so much of Karnes’ wisdom in action and I am grateful for the way…

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Sunday, March 15, 2020 Digital Worship Service

Welcome to online worship at Immanuel Presbyterian Church (USA) for Sunday, March 15, 2020! Below, you will find the recorded worship service. Please follow along with the digital bulletin and offering information below. Peace be with you! March 15, 2020 Digital Bulletin For this week’s offering, please feel free to use Immanuel’s online giving page…

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Caregiver’s Support Group 2nd and 4th Friday of each month, 1:30 p.m.

Pastor Susan leads this support group providing caregivers a time and place to receive physical, emotional, and spiritual support, as well as practical tools and resources for coping and flourishing. Our next meeting is Friday, November 9.  All are welcome!  Questions? Contact Pastor Susan at sgraceson@ipcmclean.org.

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Youth eNewsletter: Here for a Reason

Hello IPC Youth & Parents! This week I’ve had such a good time meeting up with a bunch more IPC families over pool parties, brunch and casual afternoon conversations. It is such a treasure getting to know each of you as we start ramping up into fall after some peaceful summer vacations. If we haven’t…

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New Titles in Immanuel's Library This December

Immanuel’s library has added great new titles this winter! Check out our latest additions below.  Click here to search the entire Immanuel library. Special thanks to Margaret Raymond for her oversight of Immanuel’s library and her wonderful synopses below.   History: Ottoman Empire and Islamic Tradition by Norman Itzkowitz. A 1980 history is never too old: An introduction to the…

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Immanuel’s Coronavirus Response

Dear Friends and Family of IPC, We wanted to update you on Immanuel’s calm and prudent response to COVID-19. I and the other pastors on staff and the Session have been monitoring the situation with regard to the virus (and containing its spread), including noting the recommendations of the CDC, the Virginia Health Department, and Arlington…

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Immanuel joins More Light Presbyterians: Letter from Pastor Aaron

Friends, on behalf of the Session, I have some wonderful news to share: Immanuel Presbyterian Church is officially part of the network of More Light Presbyterians.  I am proud of our leaders for taking this step. How was Session inspired to begin this conversation? And a little child shall lead them. –Isaiah 11:6b Recognizing that…

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Stay Connected: Join a ZOOM Meeting at Immanuel

Contact office@ipcmclean.org for further information (in order to avoid “Zoom-bombing,” we do not share Zoom links online).

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When No One Is Watching: May It Be So

Jeremiah 12: 1-4 You will be in the right, O Lord, when I lay charges against you; but let me put my case to you. Why does the way of the guilty prosper? Why do all who are treacherous thrive? You plant them, and they take root; they grow and bring forth fruit; you are near…

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In Their Own Words: A Conversation With the Author

On October 23, Immanuel will welcome scholar and renowned organist, Dr. Eileen Guenther, as she discusses her book, In Their Own Words: Slave Life and the Power of Spirituals. This groundbreaking study of slavery and spirituals is the first to place the unique voices of an enslaved people squarely within the context of their daily lives.

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NEW AT IMMANUEL…. Godbooks: Immanuel Reads and Reviews

A “Godbook” can be any book you think a member of Immanuel might enjoy, or learn from and grow spiritually that is about God, Jesus, the church, religion, spirituality, or just life. Below, we have archived all of the current reviews by Immanuelites. Click here to add a review of your own. Click here to…

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