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
Sunday Services:

8:00 am — A quiet communion

9:30 am — Sunday School for Adults

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

10:30 am – Communion Service with Music

Midweek Services:

Morning Prayer @ 9:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Holy Eucharist with Healing @ 12:30 pm on Wednesday

This Week at Emmanuel: October 14, 2019 – October 20, 2019

 Sunday Service, October 20:
Service: Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. 
Conducted by The Reverend J. Scott Baker.

Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost
Genesis 32:22-31 Jacob, on the night before his confrontation with his brother Esau, wrestles all night with a figure he comes to recognize as God.
Psalm 121 A song of trust in the Lord, the unsleeping guardian of Israel.
2 Timothy 3:14-4:5 Paul exhorts Timothy to continue calmly and diligently with his ministry, teaching from the scriptures and preaching the word of God.
Luke 18:1-8 Jesus tells a comic parable about a judge who was so pestered by a woman that he finally gave in to her pleas.

Participants This Sunday
Lay Readers: Sallie Vick and Roy Chesson
Ushers: Steph Drzal and Robin Mason
Nursery: Vicki Brown

Adult Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. led by the Reverend Scott Baker.

Children’s Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.

Vestry Meeting: following the 10:30 service.

Tuesday, October 15:
Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.

Wednesday, October 16:
Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.
Healing prayer service with communion – Wednesday at 12:30 p.m.
The Holy Eucharist will be conducted by The Reverend Scott Baker at The Village at Woods Edge  on Wednesday October 16 at 2:00 pm.

Wednesday night dinner and Bible study led by Father Scott. Dinner starts at 5 p.m. and Bible study follows at 5:30 p.m. A small donation is requested to cover the cost of the meal.

Choir Practice will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Thursday, October 17:
Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.

Save the Date:
October 26th Safe Church Training: Emmanuel is hosting Safe Church Training on October 26th, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. To register go  to www.diosova.org and click on the Safe Church tab. More details to come!

November 3rd – Oyster Roast at the Ridley Hunt Club.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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.