Welcome

We Pledge to be a home for one another and welcome new friends into God’s house to go with us on this great adventure.

We are Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Franklin

Upcoming Events & Services

• 8:00 am — A quiet communion ( Cancelled for Sept. 30)

• 9:30 am — Sunday School for Adults (During the School Year)

9:30 am-      Sunday School for Children (During the School Year)

• 10:30 am — A joyful communion celebration.

The Week of September 24 – September 30, 2018

Wednesday September 26:

Choir Practice: Choir practice begins 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall.

Mid-Week Bible Study and Dinner: The Wednesday evening Bible Study & Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m.

Sunday September 30:

Sunday Service:

Morning Prayer Service:  10:30 a.m. (No 8:00 a.m. service)

Readings for September 30, 2018         Morning Prayer Service

Esther 7:1-6,9-10;9:20-22 – This is a chopped up version of the Esther, which includes her saving the Jews and the institution of the feast of Purim.
Psalm 124 – The Lord is with us and protects us.
James 5:13-20 –  Prayer saves us, prayers of the faithful are more powerful and have effect upon the one praying, rather than on the One to whom the prayers are directed.
Mark 9:38-50 –  The images of casting out demons and the treats of hell.

The air conditioning unit for the sanctuary, which is over 30 years old, has gone out. The property team is working diligently to gather quotes and have a replacement installed as soon as possible. In the meantime, services will be held in the parish hall until further notice.

Mark your Calendar:

MondayBowling Anyone? if you are interested in having some fun please come to the Franklin Bowling Alley on Mondays, at 11 a.m. The price is very reasonable. The cost for shoe rental and 2 games  is $6.90. Should you have any questions please call Mary Frances or Jimmy Newsome and join the group.

Saturday, October 13: Church breakfast at 8:00 a.m. followed by fall work day and distribution of beans and rice.

 

 

 

Office Hours

•Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am to 2:00pm

We do our best to be the Body of Christ
in today’s world through

Worship and prayer

Together as a congregation, individually in our homes, and publicly in God’s world.  

Forgiveness and Healing

In our church, among our families and friends, and throughout our community.  

Faith-building

Patterning our minds after the mind of Christ, with each household a community of faith and each gathering a cherished opportunity to share and grow in Christ.

Hospitality

Treasuring everyone who comes our way, striving to be faithful friends and working to help all in need.

Good Citizenship

Both of the Kingdom of God and the governments of this world, seeking justice, peace and dignity for all people.

Caretakers of God's Creation

Thankful for all of God’s blessings, showing reverence for creation, and living every day mindful of our duty to God.