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:

Regular Sunday Services: only one service (Communion) will be held at 9:30 as we will be using supply priest as we search for a new Minister. 

For vaccinated, mask are optional. For those who are unvaccinated we ask that you wear a mask. All should maintain social distancing. Masks & hand sanitizer are available in the Narthex and Parish Hall.

This Week at Emmanuel:  May 16th – May 22nd

Sunday May 22nd – Morning Prayer – in person service at 9:30 in SANCTUARY – Lay Reader Sallie Vick – presiding

Sunday’s Scriptures for 6th Sunday of Easter 

ROGATION SUNDAY
First Reading  Acts 16:9-15
Psalm   67
Second Reading  Revelation 21:10,22-22:5
Gospel   John 14:23-29

 BIBLE STUDY will not be held this Wednesday, May 18.   We will continue the study of the First Book of Peter the following week.

 Rice and Beans Distribution was held this past Saturday.  Thank you to all who came to lend a hand to our worthy mission. 

 

UPCOMING DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR

June 5  PENTECOST SUNDAY   After our 9:30 Holy Eucharist Service (which will be held in the church), we will have our annual Pentecost Picnic in the Parish Hall.  Hamburgers and hot dogs will be sizzling outside on the grill.   There will be cold drinks and hot coffee.  Bring a picnic side dish or yummy dessert to share.

 

May Birthdays: Mary Alice Abbitt (4th), Betsy Cobb (14th)

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.