“Sowing and Reaping Together” Outdoor Service and Book Launch

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church,  It’s going to be a beautiful weekend on God’s hill.   Sunday morning is our Outdoor Service and Book Launch.  Service starts at 10:15 a.m. on the front lawn.  Bring a comfy chair.   After worship, the church will provide hamburgers and hot dogs, buns, and drinks.  You can bring…

“Send Your Child . . . “

After the year that we have had with recession and Covid, Emmanuel Church is offering a community meeting to discuss how to best prepare our children for the next steps. The discussion will be facilitated by Joseph Hedden (pastor and parent of two teenagers) who will provide you with some tips and tricks for helping…

“When You Shouldn’t Listen to God” Update for October 11, 2020

It’s a beautiful day up on God’s Hill! Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church,  Good morning and happy Friday to you in this, Emmanuel Church’s 200th Anniversary Year!  Although all our plans have been changed and upended, ministry still happens and we still care about YOU! Sunday’s worship is part of our Fall Theme:  God’s…

Sunday, August 16 Begins Four-Part Series on the Lord’s Prayer

Dear friends and members of Emmanuel Church,  Tomorrow begins a four week series on prayer, specifically, the Lord’s Prayer.  I will be preaching on the shorter version of the Lord’s Prayer, as found in the Gospel of Luke, Chapter 11:2-4.  If you’d like to compare Luke’s version with the more familiar version we know in…

In Memoriam: Edna Amsler

Dear Members and Friends of Emmanuel Church, Please join me in expressing sympathy to the family and friends of Edna Amsler. Edna M. (Cline) Amsler, 94 of Butler formerly of Murrysville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 19, 2020 surrounded by her family.  She was born September 1, 1925 in Export, daughter of the late Snyder…