We are Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Franklin
Upcoming Events & 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
Morning Prayer @ 9:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
This Week at Emmanuel: February 24, 2020 – March 1, 2020
Sunday Service, March 1:
Participants This Sunday Service: Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Conducted by The Reverend J. Scott Baker.
Scripture Readings for March 1, The First Sunday In Lent
Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 The story of the creation of the first man and woman in the Garden of Eden and their disobedience and consequent loss of innocence.
Psalm 32 A psalm of thanksgiving for the forgiveness of sin.
Romans 5:12-19 Paul tells how the history of human sinfulness and death has been transformed by the free gift of Jesus Christ.
Matthew 4:1-11 The story of the temptations of Jesus by the devil.
Lay Readers: Pam Laird and Sallie Vick
Ushers: Jimmy Newsome and David Kahle
Acolytes: John Bradshaw
Nursery: Sarah Kahle
Adult Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. led by the Reverend Scott Baker.
Children’s Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Morning Prayer – Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 9 a.m. Morning Prayer will be led by Father Scott Baker or Sallie Vick.
Shrove Tuesday, February 25:
A brief burning of the palms ceremony will be conducted by The Reverend J. Scott Baker at 6:00 p.m.Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper will be served following the service.
Wednesday, February 26:
Community Lenten Services: Lunch is served at 12 & 1 p.m. Lenten Service is at 12:30 p.m. at Hunterdale Christian Church.
Ash Wednesday Services: On Wednesday, February 26, there will be 2 Ash Wednesday services with Eucharist. The first service will be held at 2 p.m. at the Village at the Woods Edge and the second service will be held at 6 pm at Emmanuel. Choir practice will follow the 6 p.m. service
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.
•Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am to 2:00pm