Financial Ministry

Annual Operating Budget vs. Capital Fund Appeal

The annual operating budget covers day-to-day operations, including building maintenance, ministry programs, staff salaries and our annual giving. The Capital Campaign budget enables us to address significant building maintenance and generous giving over and above our annual budget.


2017 Annual Operating Budget

We invite you to prayerfully consider pledging an estimate of giving for 2017 and then submit your pledge:

How to Give to our Annual Operating Budget

You can submit your gifts/offerings to the General Fund in several ways:

Opening Doors Capital Fund Appeal

Opening Doors Captial Fund Appeal2016 - 2019 Capital Fund Appeal
God is leading us in faithfully fulfilling our vision of reaching deeper into our congregation and further our into our community to better know and care for one another. With your guidance we have identified three specific ways we can open doors to those who are knocking and provide spaces that respond to their need.

  1. WELCOMING: Caring for our space, making it more vibrant and welcoming
  2. Collaborating: Collaborating with community partners to provide safe haven for youth experiencing homelessness
  3. Sharing: Gratefully sharing with ministry partners in North Minneapolis

Watch our Opening Doors renovation progress.

Process for Giving

Special Gifts

If you wish to make a gift above and beyond your regular weekly giving to God. Examples include:

Special Gifts can be made directly to Immanuel or online. Some gift examples and ideas can be found HERE.


Memorials are gifts to Immanuel Lutheran Church for projects and ministries which are not included in our regular budget. You can give a Memorial Gift in one of several ways:
  1. Write a check to “Immanuel Lutheran Church” and write memorial in the memo line and drop it off at the church office attn: Tammy Vergeront.
  2. Make your donation online.  Go to Online Giving (Note: you will have an opportunity to indicate who the gift is being given to honor and you can suggest how you would like the gift to be used).

 Follow the LINK to a list of current memorial projects.  Please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  (952.230.0359), or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) (952.230.0360).

Immanuel responds to the love and grace of God with wise and generous giving:

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A member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America