Bible Studies

Bible Studies

Immanuel offers several opportunities throughout the week to dig deeper into the Bible.

Every believer is encouraged to grow in their knowledge and understanding of the Scriptures.

For more information about Bible studies and small groups, please contact

Pr. Chris at


Traditional Bible Studies

  • Sunday Forum, 9:30 AM, via Zoom or Fellowship Hall

Led by Elvin Harms and Bob Schmidt. This class will walk through One Nation Under God: Healing Racial Divide, a Bible study written by our brother in Christ and friend of Immanuel, Pr. Keith Haney. 


  • Discovering Immanuel, TBD

Led by Pr. Eric Kennaugh. Covers information necessary to become an engaged participant and is essential for those interested in membership. Meet active members to answer questions and make connections, and ministry leaders to learn about opportunities. Registration is required.


  • Tue. AM Thessalonians, 9 AM, Fellowship Hall

Led by Pr. Ron Weidler. Registration is not required, but appreciated.

  • Tue. PM Thessalonians, 7 PM, Fellowship Hall

Led by Pr. Ron Weidler. Registration is not required, but appreciated.

Pr. Weidler will restart his Bible Study on 1 and 2 Thessalonians beginning on Tue. The nine-week course is scheduled to conclude Nov. 3. Classes will be in the Fellowship Hall.  


  • Women’s Bible Study, Weds., 9-10:30 AM, Fellowship Hall

Led by Laura Klein. 

In Encouraging One Another you will explore what Scripture has to say about the value God places on your life and how He notices all you are doing. You will read passages that will lift your spirit as you hear God speaking His words of encouragement into your life. You will also discover that just as God lifts you up, He wants you to lift up others. New participants should register at


  • Student Ministry Leader Study, Tue., 6:30 PM, Ministry House

If interested, please contact Pr. Chris at 630 879 7163 or


  • Thu. PM Acts, 6:30 PM, Multi Purpose Room

Led by Pr. Chris Davis.

Most of the Bible is written to the Israelite nation with applications to us, but with laws and callings of God that are not for Christians today. The Book of Acts is written by and for New Covenant Christians with great direction and guidance for Christians today. Registration is not required, but appreciated.


  • Fri. PM Hard Questions, 6:30, Multi Purpose Room

Led by Pr. Chris Davis.

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! Registration is not required, but appreciated.



Relational Studies

  • Experiencing God Virtual, TBD, via Zoom

Post-high school age group. No prerequisite.


  • Mindfulness, Thu., 9-10:30 AM, Glinke home

Led by Amy Glinke. No prerequisite.

Come as you are. Mindfulness is being aware of our thoughts without judgement. We will learn how to be more mindfully aware in our everyday lives including what it means in our walk with God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit. Registration required. Class size is limited to six participants.