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: September 16, 2019 – September 22, 2019 

Sunday, September 22:

Service: Holy Eucharist 10:00 a.m.
Conducted by The Reverend J. Scott Baker.

September 22, Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost
Amos 8:4-7 A judgment on social injustice and religious hypocrisy.
Psalm 113 Praise to the Lord enthroned on high, who lifts up the weak and lowly. God makes the barren woman a joyful mother.
1 Timothy 2:1-7 Disciples are called upon to pray for all, including political rulers, so that Christians may lead peaceable and moral lives. It is God’s will that everyone should find salvation.
Luke 16:1-13 The story of the steward who, when dismissed for mismanagement, showed himself to be very shrewd. This is followed by teaching about Mammon, that is, worldly wealth.

Participants This Sunday
Lay Readers: Sallie Vick and John Bradshaw
Ushers: Steph Drazl and David Kahle
Acolytes:
Nursery: Sarah Kahle

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

Children’s Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.

Chat and Chew: Please stay after the 10:30 a.m. service for fellowship and snacks. Chat and Chew is hosted by Marsha Whitehead this week.

Tuesday, September 17: 

    Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.
Wednesday, September 18:
   Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.
Holy Communion with Healing Prayer at 12:30 pm
Bible study led by Father Scott: Dinner starts at 5 p.m. and Bible study follows at 5:30 p.m. The title of the bible study is
  “Children’s   Bible Stories Aren’t Just For Children”. 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, September 19:
   Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.

Birthdays this Week:

Benny Burgess & Zoe Jones (21st).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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.