Community Meal – 7/13

Community MealEast Chestnut Street Mennonite ChurchJuly 13, 2020 at 5:30 PM We continue to participate in this Lancaster Food Hub Community Meal ministryin a modified way due to COVID-19. July will be much like the April communitymeal. In order to maintain ECSMC safely guidelines, Emmanuel will provide thefood and their serving team at ECSMC will … [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…]

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…]

Community Meal – 1/13

Emmanuel will Sponsor Lancaster County Food Hub Community Meal at East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church on January 13, 2020, at 5:30 PM. Volunteers are needed: Pre-Meal Preparation, Set Up, Serving, and Clean Up. Interested in helping? Sign up in the Narthex. Contact Deb Barrett with any questions.

Congregational Meeting – 1/26

The Annual Meeting of the Congregation will be held on Sunday, January 26, 2020, immediately following the worship service. Click here to download a copy of the Congregational Meeting Materials.

Election Day Bake/Sub Sale – 11/5

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 can sell. Volunteer help is needed on the day of the sale. Sign-up board for volunteers and to … [Read more…]

Reformation Potluck – 10/27

Following worship, we’ll gather at the back of the narthex and enjoy hot or cold potluck fare with a nod to German (or otherwise as you choose) food. Please be sure the food you bring can be eaten with a toothpick or a fork. Paper goods and beverages will be provided. There will be limited … [Read more…]

Community Meal – 10/14

The Lancaster County Food Hub Community Meal at East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church will be on October 14, 2019 at 5:30 pm. Volunteers are needed: – to pre-make Chicken Noodle Soup, – Bake Cookie Bars (recipe and pan provided) and for serving and clean- Interested in helping? Contact: Deb Barrett, 717-872-2113 or sign up in … [Read more…]

Card Making – 9/14

Card making will be held Saturday, September 14th at 9:00 am until noon in the Fireside Room. Come help make cards to mail to homebound and shut-in members of Emmanuel. Coffee, materials & supplies will be provided.

Bake/Sub Sale – 5/21

A Bake/Sub Sale will be held Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Help support the Youth Mission Trip to Western North Carolina by supporting the Election Day Bake Sale or buying S.C. Weaver subs. The Bake/Sub Sale needs your help by donating items that can be sold at the bake sale and also on election day to … [Read more…]

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.