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…]

Noisy Offerings in November

Three (3) Sundays in November … We will take a special “noisy offering” and all the money will be sent to the Mbeya Lutheran Childrens’ Home, Konde Diocese, Tanzania. Start saving your coins!

Election Day Bake Sale – 5/16

Help support the Youth Mission Trip by supporting the Election Day Bake Sale or buying S.C. Weaver subs. Order forms are available in the May issue of the Parish Helper.   Donations as well as help the day of the sale is needed!  Sign-up sheets are located at the rear of the Sanctuary. 

Community Meal – 4/10

Our next Community Meal is Monday, April 10th at East Chestnut Mennonite Church.  Please sign up in the Narthex or contact Deb Barrett (#717-892-2113).

Beer & Hymns Mardi Gras Style – 2/26

Tap your toes in celebration on this last Sunday in the Epiphany Season before Ash Wednesday ushers in the 40 days of Lent.  Seating capacity is limited.  Sign-up in the Narthex beginning February 5th.   551 West, 551 West King Street, Lancaster, PA (5:00 – 6:00 PM)

Hanging of the Greens 12/18

Greens will be hung in the church on Sunday, December 18th after the morning worship service.  Come and help get the church ready for the celebration of Christmas.  Everyone is invited!

Christmas Services

Celebrating the Nativity of Our Lord on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols, Christmas Eve at 7:00 PM Candlelight Service of Holy Communion, Christmas Eve at 9:00 PM Christmas Day Holy Communion, 10:15 AM  

Bake Sale for Youth Group – 11/8

It’s time again for the Fall Election Day Bake Sale.  Help is needed.  Please consider donating soup, baked goods, breads or anything else we can sell.  Subs are also being sold once again.  The order form is located in the Parish Helper. Help is also needed the day of the sale.  The sale begins at … [Read more…]

Beer & Hymns – 11/6

Sunday, November 6th from 5:00 – 6:00 pm.  A casual gathering of people who love singing and socializing!  No cost to attend.  Beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks are available for purchase.  Food and beverages begin at 4:30 p.m. at 441 West King Street (formerly Kegel’s Seafood Restaurant). All are welcome!  See the Parish Helper for … [Read more…]

Card Making for Shut-ins – 10/22

October 22nd will be our next card making session for our home-bound and shut-in members.  Fireside Room from 9:00 a.m. until noon No experience necessary Materials will be provided

Community Meal – 10/10

Our next Community Meal is Monday, October 10th at East Chestnut Mennonite Church.  Please sign up in the Narthex or contact Deb Barrett (#717-892-2113).

Heritage Chorale Concert – 4/24, 4:00 PM

The Heritage Chorale of Lancaster, directed by Barry L. Sawyer and accompanied by our own Anne L. Lefever will perform their Spring Choral Program entitled “What a Morning” at Emmanuel Lutheran Church on Sunday, April 24th at 4:00 PM. The 55+ member choral group is very excited to be performing here at Emmanuel having heard … [Read more…]