3rd Sunday of Easter – 4/26

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, April 26th, the 3rd Sunday of Easter.

Baskets of Promise

Lenten Baskets of Promise for Lutheran World Relief have been assembled. We’re happy to report that we successfully assembled 33 kits and we will plan to ship them with the school kits in the Fall.

2nd Sunday of Easter – 4/19

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, April 19th, the 2nd Sunday of Easter.

Easter – 4/12 – He is Risen!

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Pastor Tanner’s sermon, complete Worship Folder, and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, April 12th – Easter Service. He is Risen, Alleluia!

Good Friday – 4/10

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Pastor Tanner’s sermon, complete Worship Folder, and Prayers of Intercession for Friday, April 10th – Good Friday Service.

Maundy Thurday – 4/9

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Pastor Tanner’s sermon, complete Worship Folder, and Prayers of Intercession for Thursday, April 9th – Maundy Thursday Service.

Palm/Passion Sunday – 4/5

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Pastor Tanner’s sermon, complete Worship Folder, and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, April 5th, the Passion of our Lord.

5th Sunday in Lent – 03/29

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, March 29th, the 5th Sunday in Lent.

4th Sunday in Lent – 3/22

Greetings and peace on this, The Fourth Sunday in Lent, March 22, 2020.   During this time of “social distancing” we invite all to share today’s scripture and the prayer of the day.  Prayer of the Day Bend your ear to our prayers, Lord Christ, and come among us. By your gracious life and death for … [Read more…]

3rd Sunday in Lent – 3/15

Greetings and peace to all. Despite our not gathering together today, we remain the body of Christ. On this 3rd Sunday in Lent, March 15, 2020 we invite everyone to participate in the reading of today’s scripture and the prayer of the day. Today’s readings include: Exodus 17:1-7 Psalm 95 Roman’s 5:1-11 John 4:5-42 The … [Read more…]

COVID 19 & EMMANUEL

Greetings! In the now common phrase –  “in an abundance of caution” – we have agreed to suspend all activities, including worship, at Emmanuel, at least until Palm Sunday (April 5). Please stay healthy, wash your hands, and care for yourself and one another.  Your ELC staff and leaders are still here for you! It … [Read more…]

Bake/Sub Sale – 4/28

Support Youth Mission Trip to Charlestown West Virginia With Election Day Bake Sale and Sub Orders Tuesday, April 28 2019 The Bake Sale needs your help by donating items that can be sold at the bake sale and also on election day to work at the bake sale table. Signup in the back of the … [Read more…]

Community Meal – 4/13

Emmanuel to Sponsor Lancaster County Food Hub Community Meal East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church April 13, 2019 at 5:30 PM Volunteers are needed: Pre-Meal Preparation ~ Set up Serving ~ Clean Up Interested in helping? Sign up in the Narthex. Questions? Contact: Deb Barrett

Holy Week at Emmanuel

Each year Christians enter into the liturgical commemoration of the final week of our Lord’s life leading up to his crucifixion and resurrection. Called “Holy Week,” this week centers upon events both joyful and tragic. Join the People of God as we celebrate the life-giving death and resurrection of Jesus Christ our Savior. Palm Sunday … [Read more…]

Easter Lily Forms – Due 3/29

Help beautify the sanctuary during the Easter season by purchasing lilies in memory of, in honor of, or in thanksgiving for a loved one. The cost is $8.00 per 5/6 bloom lily. Complete the form found in the March-April Parish Helper, include your payment and send to the church by March 29. Thank You!

Lent Gatherings – Begin 3/4 – 6 PM

We will be gathering each Wednesday night in Lent, although not Ash Wednesday, for a time of food, fellowship, and learning. As in past years we will gather for a light meal. Following the meal we will spend our time focusing on the Final Words From the Cross. Supper begins at 6:00 p.m. and our … [Read more…]

Baskets of Promise – 3/1

Personal Care Kits for Lutheran World Relief Throughout the season of Lent, we will be collecting items to assemble 50 Personal Care Kits for LWR. Each Sunday in Lent we will be collecting a specifically designated item. March 1 – Bath –sized bar soap March 8 – Bath-sized towels March 15 – Adult-sized toothbrushes March … [Read more…]