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)
This Week at Emmanuel : February 11 – February 17, 2019
Wednesday, February 13:
Wednesday Supper and Bible Study: Supper will start at 5:00, followed by bible study at 5:30 in the Parish Hall.
Choir Practice: Choir practice held at 6:30.
Sunday Service, February 17:
Service: Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Supply Priest: The Reverend Peggy Buelow.
The Sixth Sunday after The Epiphany
Jeremiah 17:5-10 The prophet urges each individual to trust solely in the Lord, who alone can search out human motivations.
Psalm 1 The Lord makes fruitful the lives of those who choose the way of righteousness.
1 Corinthians 15:12-20 Paul insists that belief in resurrection from death is basic to the faith that Jesus was raised, which, in turn, is vital to all Christian hope and experience.
Luke 6:17-26 Jesus heals many of their illnesses and teaches his disciples that the values of the kingdom of God are quite different from worldly standards.
Adult Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Children’s Sunday School:9:30 a.m.
Happenings this Month:
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.
Saturday, February 23rd:Early Spring Work Day (9-12). Please come and volunteer. A sign-up sheet is available for the following jobs that are needed to be done:
- Prune the Holly bushes at the main entrance to the church.
- Prune the crape myrtles on the south and east side of the church.
- Clean out the garden.
- Remove the limbs and leaves from the north-east corner of the church property.
- Clean windows in the parish hall.
- Clean out basement under the kitchen.
The Way of Love:
TURN: Pause, listen and choose to follow Jesus
LEARN: Reflect on Scripture each day, especially on Jesus’ life and teachings.
PRAY: Dwell intentionally with God daily
WORSHIP: Gather in community weekly to thank, praise, and dwell with God
BLESS: Share faith and unselfishly give and serve
GO: Cross boundaries, listen deeply and live like Jesus
REST: Receive the gift of God’s grace, peace, and restoration
•Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am to 2:00pm