“Top of the Pyramid” Sermon of August 13, 2017

John 1:19-34 19 This is the testimony given by John when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, ‘Who are you?’ 20He confessed and did not deny it, but confessed, ‘I am not the Messiah.’ 21And they asked him, ‘What then? Are you Elijah?’ He said, ‘I am not.’ ‘Are you the prophet?’ He…

In Memoriam — Henry S. Oslosky

Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, Henry Oslosky passed away Sunday afternoon.  Wolfe von Geis Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.  Visitation is August 9th from 2-4 and from 6-8.  The service will be at the Funeral Home on Thursday morning, August 10 at 11 a.m.  Cemetery services will be at Twin Valley following…

Sermon of August 6, 2017 — “Genesis All Over Again”

Genesis 1:1-5 In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, 2the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. 3Then God said, ‘Let there be light’; and there was light. 4And God saw that the light was good; and God…

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer Update — August 4, 2017

Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, It is a beautiful morning up on God’s hill!  We are watching for storms this afternoon but the weekend is supposed to be lovely! We begin a new series on Sunday, August 6th in worship.    We will be hearing about the Gospel of John sequentially.  This means that the…

July 23, 2017 — “Ring Them Bells”

Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, It is a hot, humid morning up on God’s hill! Today is the viewing for Ellen Jack at Hart Funeral Home from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.  Tomorrow, Friday, July 21, will be the Funeral Service at Hart’s at 11 a.m. with Interment following the service at Twin Valley…

In Memoriam: Ellen Jack

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church, We offer our deepest condolences and sympathy to the family of Ellen Jack.  Ellen had been in the hospital for about two weeks and passed away on Sunday night, July 16th. Visitation will be at Hart Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 on Thursday,…

July 2, 2017 Sermon — “Testifying to Newness”

Acts 10:9-23 About noon the next day, as they were on their journey and approaching the city, Peter went up on the roof to pray. 10He became hungry and wanted something to eat; and while it was being prepared, he fell into a trance. 11He saw the heaven opened and something like a large sheet coming down,…

July & August 2017 Newsletter

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June 16, 2017 Weekly Update

This Sunday: “Midwives, Bus Drivers, and Janitors”   Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, It is a hot, humid day up on God’s hill!!! Sunday’s Sermon is entitled “Midwives, Bus Drivers, and Janitors.”  It is based on Acts 8:26-39–Philip the Evangelist and his encounter with an Ethiopian who wants to know more about Jesus….

Sermon of June 11, 2017 — “Keep On Keepin On”

Acts 4:1-12 While Peter and John were speaking to the people, the priests, the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees came to them, 2much annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming that in Jesus there is the resurrection of the dead. 3So they arrested them and put them in custody until the…

“Spirit Sightings” — Sermon of June 4, 2017

Acts 2 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. 2And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting.3Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each of…