Adults

Adult Ministry

At Immanuel, we encourage all believers to grow in their knowledge and understanding of the Scriptures. For more information about Bible studies and small groups, please contact Pastor Chris at cdavis@immanuelbatavia.org.

Please note that all participants of in-person classes will need to wear masks if meeting indoors per current COVID protocols.


MEN


20 Something Men’s Study Group

Thursdays 8:00 PM @ Multipurpose Room. Led by Pastor Chris, this class meets year round. This class helps young men grow in Jesus Christ and be prepared. It will answer many questions that guys have today. What does it mean to be a “man of God”. What are the challenges for today’s men? What does God say about…?

 

70+ Boyz Lunch Group

3rd Thursdays @ Pal Joeys. Men age 70 or older gather on the third Thursday of every month for lunch and fellowship. They meet in a reserved room at Pal Joey’s Restaurant [2030 Main St., Batavia]. Lunch may be ordered off the menu. Each person is responsible for his own lunch. Questions? Contact Roy Lorenz at 630.406.8806.

Saturday Men’s Bible Study Group

Saturdays 8:00 AM @ Fellowship Hall. Led by Pastor Chris, this group meets year-round. They are currently following the Fall Bible Study Run the Race Topic: Jesus rescued us from a life of selfishness, disappointment, and worthlessness. He made us saints and gave us a race to run day by day. It is a race of great joy and great challenges. Why do we run the race? How do we get our spiritual bodies in shape? How do we stay on track? How do we win the race? This 6-week class is intended to make your faith stronger, your calling clearer, and your Godly passion on fire! Register Online


FALL BIBLE STUDIES


Run the Race 

Jesus rescued us from a life of selfishness, disappointment, and worthlessness. He made us saints and gave us a race to run day by day. It is a race of great joy and great challenges. Why do we run the race? How do we get our spiritual bodies in shape? How do we stay on track? How do we win the race? This 6-week class is intended to make your faith stronger, your calling clearer, and your Godly passion on fire! Click on these links to register: Sun Sep 12 - Oct 17 9:15 AM or Tue Sep 14 - Oct 19, 6:30 PM or Thu Sep 16 - Oct 21. 6:30 PM


RELATIONAL BIBLE STUDIES


Going Deep: The Divine Adventure

Wednesdays, Sep 15 - Nov 3, 7:00 - 9:00 PM @Library. Move more deeply into your relationship with God. Led by Mark Carroll and based on Blackaby's Experiencing God, we will learn to observe God-sightings, see your current life from a new lens, and develop relational skills toward transformation. Register Online

 

Mindfulness

Mondays, Sep 13 - Nov 1, 6:00 - 7:30 PM @Amy's House 121 Sauk Dr. in Batavia. Mindfulness is being aware of our thoughts. In this study learn to to be more mindfully aware in your everyday Life. Explore what that means for you in your walk with God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit. There are no prerequisites; come as you are. Call or text Amy Glinke at 630.842.8732 or email aglinke@sbcglobal.net with questions. Register Online

 

Immanuel Journaling

Thursdays, Sep 16 - Dec 16, 7:00 - 9:00 PM @Multipurpose Room. Prerequisite: must have completed the Going Deep: The Divine Adventure study. Level 2 of the relational studies. Continue to move more deeply into your relationship with God. In this 12-week study based on Joyful Journey you will explore thought-rhyming with God as discussed in Ephesians 2:10 and how to access this skill as well as an introduction to some of the ways God has created our brains for relationship. Led by Julaine Kammrath. Register Online

Immanuel Lifestyle

Tuesdays, Sep 21 - Nov 23, 7:00 - 9:00 PM @Library. How do I live a with-God life since I have many obligations that grab my attention? This class will give you content and skills to pray visually. You will learn the technique of "3 boxes" which gives new insight to gospel events. Julaine Kammrath will share some of the new brain science that demonstrates God literally created you for relating to others. Register Online


WOMEN


Wednesday Women's Bible Study (WWBS)

Wednesdays 9:00 AM @ Fellowship Hall. This group meets regularly during the school year. The current topic is Focus on the Family's: The Truth Project, a ground-breaking small group curriculum on the Biblical worldview. This video-based Bible study is the starting point for looking at life from a biblical perspective. Join Dr. Del Tackett, as he takes us through 13 engaging video lessons on the relevance and importance of living the Biblical worldview in daily life.


ALL ADULTS


Hard Questions Bible Study Group

Fridays 6:30 PM @ Multipurpose Room. Led by Pastor Chris, this group meets year-round. Feel free to join in anytime and bring your questions! What does the Bible say about the Hard Questions of life: Heaven and Hell, Government, Divorce, Justice and Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Strange Bible Characters, Theological debates? What questions do you want to explore? Let’s seek God’s answers!

 

Tuesday Morning Bible Study Group

Tuesdays 9:00 AM @ Fellowship Hall. Led by Pastor Eric, this group meets year-round. The current topic is The Greatest Story: Bible Introduction. Engage. Surprise. Transform. This 16-session overview of Genesis through Revelation introduces the key people, places, and events of scripture in an easy-to-understand story. Participants are invited to explore where they fit in the greatest story and how the greatest story fits in their lives. Each session is visually depicted through captivating session videos featuring the sand art of renowned artist Joe Castillo.