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

 

 

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.

Weekly Services:

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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.