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 18 – February 24, 2019
Wednesday, February 20:
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.
Saturday, February 23:
Spring Work Day from 9 a.m. to 12p.m. Please come and volunteer. A sign-up sheet is available showing various jobs that are needed to be done inside and outside of the church. Bring your pruners, gardening gloves and tools if you have them.
Sunday Service, February 24:
Service: Morning prayer at 10:30 a.m. (No 8:00 a.m. service)
The Seventh Sunday after The Epiphany
Genesis 45:3-11, 15 A decisive moment in the story of Joseph as he reveals himself to his brothers, who then journey home to tell their father Jacob that his son is still alive.
Psalm 37:1-12, 41-42 A psalm of advice to the wise, instructing them to avoid evil and to wait patiently on the Lord in righteousness.
1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50 Paul continues to discuss the question of resurrection from death.
Luke 6:27-38 Jesus calls his followers to a way of life that reaches beyond worldly understandings of what is good.
Adult Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Children’s Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Chat and Chew: Please stay after the 10:30 a.m. service for fellowship and snacks.
Save the Date:
March 5, 2019Emmanuel Episcopal will have the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper (with gluten free options) at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall.
Wednesday, March 6th–Ash Wednesday Evening Service will be held at 6 p.m. We will have
imposition of Ashes and Holy Eucharist.
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.
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