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 – Communion Service with Choir
This Week at Emmanuel: August 12, 2019 – August 18, 2019
Sunday, August 18:
Conducted by The Reverend J. Scott Baker.
August 18, Tenth Sunday of Easter
Jeremiah 23:23-29 God speaks through the prophet: this is a God lofty and distant as well as near, and God knows the lies of the false prophets.
Psalm 82 God pronounces judgment on the heavenly beings who have failed to defend the weak and the poor. The people call on the one true God to judge and rule the earth.
Hebrews 11:29-12:2 Jesus the promised one has opened access to the Father in ways previous generations longed to see.
Luke 12:49-56 Jesus foresees difficult times ahead: his own ordeal and the necessity of division even within families.
Participants This Sunday
During the Offertory, Fr. Scott’s son Ian Baker will be playing a trumpet solo of the hymn “Purify My Heart” composed by Jeff Nelson.
Lay Readers: Pam Laird and Ash Cutchin
Ushers: Betsy and Tom Jones
Acolytes: Zoe Jones
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:The Vestry will meet following the 10:30 service
Note: Wednesday night dinner and Bible Study will return after Labor Day
•Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am to 2:00pm