Nativity of Our Lord – 12/24

The Nativity of Our Lord Service will be held December 24th at 7:00 PM with Festival Liturgy of Holy Communion and Candlelight. Please note there is one service on Christmas Eve. The chief festival of the Church celebrating the incarnation of Jesus Christ is officially known as the Nativity of Our Lord. Most people simply call it “Christmas.” Again this year … [Read more…]

Advent Workship – 12/2

Our Advent Workshop will be held December 2 at 9:00 A.M. Make an Advent Wreath for Home. Please bring a plate about 15” in diameter for the wreath. Make sure the plate will hold water. Greens, oasis, and candles will be provided. Cost of materials is $7.00 for each wreath. A Continental Breakfast will be provided.

Christmas Market – 12/2, 12/9, 12/16

December 2nd, 9th and 16th  following worship, we will be holding our Christmas Market at the back of the church. Crafts, gift items and baked goods will be available. Proceeds will be sent to the Children’s Hospital in Tanzania.  

Election Day Bake/Sub Sale – 11/6

It’s time again for the Fall Election Day Bake Sale. We need everyone’s help and support to make this a successful event for our Youth Group. Please donate soup, baked goods, bread or any other food we can sell. Volunteer help is needed the day of the sale. Sign-up board for volunteers and to provide baked … [Read more…]

Potluck Lunch – 10/28

A Potluck Lunch will be held following the Worship Service on October 28th in Sieger Chapel. Please bring a favorite food or in the spirit of the day, bring a German dish to share. Place settings and beverages will be provided. For planning purposes, a sign-up sheet will be posted at the back of the church.

Installation of Pastor Elizabeth Frey – 10/21

Installation of Pastor Elizabeth Frey at Trinity Lutheran, Camp Hill. You are cordially invited to attend the installation of The Rev. Elizabeth Frey as Associate Pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church, 2000 Chestnut St. Camp Hill, PA. The installation liturgy will take place on Sunday, October 21, beginning at 4:00 p.m.

Community Meal – 10/8

Emmanuel to Sponsor Lancaster County Council of Churches-Community Meal East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church, October 9, 2018 ~ 5:30 PM Volunteers are needed: Pre-cook Macaroni for Casserole, Baking Brownies for Dessert, Pre-Meal Preparation on Sunday (Plan to meet in the Big Kitchen after church). Serving and Clean Up on Monday. Interested in helping? Contact: Deb Barrett, 872-2113. Sign … [Read more…]

Election Day Bake/Sub Sale – 5/15

Youth Mission Trip Election Day Bake Sale and Sub Orders Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Help support the Youth Mission Trip to Eastern Shore, VA by supporting the Election Day Bake Sale or buying S.C. Weaver subs. The Bake Sale needs your help by donating items that can be sold at the bake sale: soup, baked goods, breads … [Read more…]

Community Meal – Monday, 4/9

Volunteers are needed: Sunday, April 8 – Pre-Meal Preparation (immediately after morning worship) Monday, April 9 – Set Up, Serving and Clean Up (beginning at 3 PM) Interested in helping? Contact: Deb Barrett, 717-872-2113

Community Meal – 1/8

Emmanuel will sponsor the Lancaster County Council of Churches Community Meal on January 8, 2018 at the East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church. Please see the Parish Helper for additional information. Volunteers are NEEDED! Please sign-up in the Narthex.

Congregational Meeting – 1/28

The Annual Congregational Meeting will be held Sunday, January 28th immediately following the morning worship service. See the Parish Helper for additional details.  

Harvest Dinner/Basket Raffle – 11/19

The Harvest Dinner will be held Sunday, November 19th, 5:30 p.m. Please bring a covered main dish or dessert. Admission is one item for the local food bank. Please sign up in the Fireside Room or Narthex. The Youth Fellowship will once again raffle “Theme Baskets” during the Harvest Dinner. The baskets will be theme-related, assembled … [Read more…]

Election Day Bake & Sub Sale – 11/7

Bake & Sub Sale (to support the Emmanuel Youth Group) Tuesday, November 7, 2017 starting at 7:00 AM It’s time again for the Fall Election Day Bake Sale. We need everyone’s help and support to make this a successful event for our Youth Group. Please donate soup, baked goods, breads or any other food we … [Read more…]

All Saints Sunday – 11/5

Each year the church remembers with thanksgiving all those baptized children of God who lived faithfully but now are at rest in the Lord. We especially remember members of Emmanuel who have died since the last All Saints Sunday in 2016. All Saints Day is also an opportunity to remember and give thanks for all … [Read more…]