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…]

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…]

ELC Covid-19 Task Force

Emmanuel’s COVID 19 Task Force is up and running, so to speak. The Task force is commissioned to set standards and regulations as Emmanuel prepares to be open for worship and outside groups as we have in the past. We are not looking at being open for worship or other groups until we are in … [Read more…]

Worship – 6/21

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, June 21st. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

Thank You…

Thank you for praying for my niece Tanya Fisher these past two years as she battled breast cancer. She lost her fight on Tuesday June 9th, 2020, but won her eternal life! Your continued support has blessed and comforted us. Gratefully, Sharon and Don Styer

Worship for Sunday – 6/14

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, June 14th. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

Compline Service – Summer 2020

Click below to download a copy of our Compline Service with daily readings for the summer. A copy of the service will be mailed to the congregation in the near future allowing us to get worship materials into everyone’s hands until we are gathered once again physically at Emmanuel. Compline Service

Holy Trinity Sunday – 6/7

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, June 7th, The Holy Trinity. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

Pentecost – 5/31

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, May 31st, the Day of Pentecost. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

Member News

Long-time member, Lillie Samaras, of Lancashire Terrace Retirement Village, died recently due to Covid-19. At Lillie’s request there was no published obituary. On May 19, there was a small family funeral. Please keep Lillie’s family in your thoughts and prayers.

7th Sunday after Easter – 5/24

This weekend’s recorded worship service is provided by Bishop Dunlop and the staff of the Lower Susquehanna Synod, allowing our congregations to worship ‘together’ and to hear a common message from the bishop. The bulletin is provided here, and the video will be available on our YouTube channel this weekend.  Emmanuel YouTube channel You are … [Read more…]

6th Sunday after Easter – 5/17

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, May 17th, the 6th Sunday of Easter. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

5th Sunday of Easter – 5/10

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, May 10th, the 5th Sunday of Easter. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

Emmanuel YouTube Channel

Portions of our weekly Worship Service are now available on Emmanuel’s own YouTube Channel. Please visit Emmanuel YouTube channel to view the videos. While we remain separated by this quarantine, let us still gather remotely to worship our Lord.

4th Sunday of Easter – 5/3

Please see Sermon Page (under Worship Heading) for Worship Folder, complete Prayer of the Day, Lessons, Sermon and Prayers of Intercession for Sunday, May 3rd, the 4th Sunday of Easter. Visit our YouTube Channel to view videos of portions of the service. Emmanuel YouTube channel

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.