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

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

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

 

This Week at Emmanuel : February 18 – February 24, 2019

Wednesday, February 20: 

Wednesday Supper and Bible Study: Supper will start at 5:00 , followed by bible study at 5:30 in the Parish Hall.

Choir Practice: Choir practice held at 6:30.

Saturday, February 23: 

Spring Work Day from 9 a.m. to 12p.m. Please come and volunteer. A sign-up sheet is available showing various jobs that are needed to be done inside and outside of the church. Bring your pruners, gardening gloves and tools if you have them.

Sunday Service, February 24:

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

The Seventh Sunday after The Epiphany
Genesis 45:3-11, 15 A decisive moment in the story of Joseph as he reveals himself to his brothers, who then journey home to tell their father Jacob that his son is still alive.
Psalm 37:1-12, 41-42 A psalm of advice to the wise, instructing them to avoid evil and to wait patiently on the Lord in righteousness.
1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50 Paul continues to discuss the question of resurrection from death.
Luke 6:27-38 Jesus calls his followers to a way of life that reaches beyond worldly understandings of what is good.

Adult Sunday School:  9:30 a.m.

Children’s Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.

Chat and Chew: Please stay after the 10:30 a.m. service for fellowship and snacks.

Save the Date:

March 5, 2019Emmanuel Episcopal will have the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper (with gluten free options)  at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall.

Wednesday, March 6thAsh Wednesday Evening Service will be held at 6 p.m. We will have
imposition of Ashes and Holy Eucharist.

Happenings this Month:

Coat Drive for Cooperative Ministries: The ECW is collecting gently used coats of all sizes. Please bring your donations to the coat rack in the hallway outside the church office.

The Way of Love: 

TURN: Pause, listen and choose to follow Jesus 
LEARN: Reflect on Scripture each day, especially on Jesus’ life and teachings. 
PRAY: Dwell intentionally with God daily 
WORSHIP: Gather in community weekly to thank, praise, and dwell with God 
BLESS: Share faith and unselfishly give and serve 
GO: Cross boundaries, listen deeply and live like Jesus 
REST: Receive the gift of God’s grace, peace, and restoration 

 

 

 

 

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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.