December 8, 2017 Weekly Update

It’s a beautiful morning up on God’s hill! Tonight is our Polar PJ Party.  Haven’t had a chance to get out and shop? Haven’t been able to have a free night because you can’t find a sitter? We have you covered! Dinner, movie, fun and games are in store for the children! Not a member, no…

December 3, 2017 Sermon — “The Holy One of God”

John 6:52-71 52 The Jews then disputed among themselves, saying, ‘How can this man give us his flesh to eat?’ 53So Jesus said to them, ‘Very truly, I tell you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you. 54Those who eat my flesh and drink my…

December 2017 Hilltopper Newsletter & Poinsettia Order Form

To access the Online Hilltopper Newsletter, click below: December 2017   If you’d like to order Memorial Poinsettias, the order form is here and the deadline for orders is Sunday, December 3rd.  You are invited to print this order form and turn it in/mail it to the address provided:  

Evening Spiritual Meditations–Saturdays in December

Searching for pause, refreshment and, most of all, God, this Advent time? Join Emmanuel (Hills) Church, 3618 Hills Church Road for Evening Meditations. In our historic sanctuary, we will pause, light candles, hear Scripture, and sing a few carols. Afterwards, we will adjourn to the Steele Building right next door for hot chocolate, Christmas cookies,…

Night of Lights, Advent Meditations and so much more!

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church, It’s a beautiful morning on God’s hill! As we pause and take stock of last week’s Thanksgiving events, we also look forward to what God has planned for us in the days to come: Export’s Night of Lights:  This Friday, December 1–Emmanuel Church has been invited to participate…

November 16, 2017 Weekly Update

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church, It’s a beautiful Thursday morning on God’s hill! Sunday morning is our Annual Thanksgiving Worship Service.  This means there will be a thanksgiving display in the sanctuary and it is the second to last Sunday that we will collect for the toys for the Salvation Army and the…

November 12, 2017 Sermon — “None Shall Be Lost”

John 6: 1-21 After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea of Tiberias.  2A large crowd kept following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing for the sick. 3Jesus went up the mountain and sat down there with his disciples. 4Now the Passover, the festival of…

November 2017 Hilltopper is Now Online

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church, It’s a beautiful day up on God’s hill!  The November rains are here.  Coffee is on.  We are preparing worship for the Sundays in November.  Additionally, you can click on the link below and have the Church Newsletter at your fingertips electronically.  Of course, you can always stop…

October 29, 2017 Sermon

John 5:30-47 30 ‘I can do nothing on my own. As I hear, I judge; and my judgement is just, because I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me. 31 ‘If I testify about myself, my testimony is not true. 32There is another who testifies on my behalf, and I…

October 22, 2017 Sermon — “Crossing Over”

John 5:16-30: 16Therefore the Jews started persecuting Jesus, because he was doing such things on the Sabbath. 17But Jesus answered them, ‘My Father is still working, and I also am working.’ 18For this reason the Jews were seeking all the more to kill him, because he was not only breaking the Sabbath, but was also calling God…

Sermon of October 15, 2017 — “Sunk Cost”

John 5:1-18 After this there was a festival of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, called in Hebrew Bethesda, which has five porticoes. 3In these lay many invalids—blind, lame, and paralysed. 5One man was there who had been ill for thirty-eight years. 6When Jesus saw him…

October 7, 2017 — Weekly Update

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church, We are in a Sermon Series from the Gospel of John.  This Sunday, Pastor Joseph will be preaching from John Chapter 4:43-54, which is an amazing story about Jesus doing a healing where he wasn’t even present! Worship is at 10:15 a.m.  Adult Sunday School is at 9. …