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)

• 10:30 am — A joyful communion celebration.

The Week of October 15 – October 21, 2018

Wednesday October 17:

Choir Practice: Choir practice begins 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall.
Mid-Week Bible Study and Dinner:  Wednesday evening Bible Study & Dinner will be held at 5:30 pm. Howie Soucek will lead this week’s Bible study while Margie is away.

Sunday Services, October 21: 

Service:  8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. 

Scripture Readings October 21, 2018
Job 38:1-7 (34-41) – Out of the whirlwind, the Lord Answers Job.
Psalm 104: 1-9, 25, 37b – A prayer of praise for God, our creator.
Hebrews 5:1-10 – Christ was designated by God a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.
Mark 10: 35-45 – The heart of discipleship is not privilege, it is service.

Adult Sunday School:  9:30 a.m.

Children’s Sunday School:  The Children’s Sunday School is planning to paint pumpkins starting at 9:30 a.m.  Their numbers are small and they are looking for several people to volunteer to use their creative talents to help them.  If you can help please contact the office.  The pumpkins will be distributed to our church members living at the Village at the Woods Edge on October 28th.

Save the Date:

November 11, 2018: The Oyster Roast will be held at the Davis Ridley Hunt Club. Details to follow.

 

 

 

 

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.