Weekly Update–Pentecost Sunday!!!

Pentecost & Graduate Sunday Sunday, June 8th at 10:15 a.m. Good morning friends and members of Emmanuel Church! Tonight, Thursday, June 5th is Our Vacation Bible School Planning meeting.  We will meet at 7 p.m. and talk about roles, responsibilities, as well as being introduced to this year’s theme.  Dates for Vacation Bible School are…

Sermon of February 2, 2014–“Gesundheit!”

Matthew 5:1-12 When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: 3“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.4“Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5“Blessed are the meek,…

Weekly Update–November 1, 2013

Happy Blustery November! Tomorrow, November 2, is our Fleatique/Vendor Sale/Craft Sale and Bake Sale with lunch from 9-2. We could always use help, so plan on browsing as well as lending a hand! Thanks to the Women’s Guild for putting this together. Be sure to check out the web page as well as our facebook…

Weekly Update–August 30, 2013

Good morning friends and family of Emmanuel Church, Sunday morning will be celebration of The Lord’s Supper along with worship.  The lesson comes from Luke 14:7-14 and the sermon title is “The U.S. Open.”  The sermon will deal with issues of poverty and wealth, openness and hospitality.  A cookout will follow with hot dogs provided….

Thursday Update–May 16, 2013

Hello  friends and members of Hills Church, Tomorrow, Friday, May 17th, begins our Attic Treasures sale  in the Lower Level of the Steele Fellowship Building  from 3 to 7 and continues on Saturday, May 18th from 8-12.  A bag sale of $2 a bag will take place from 11-12.  The sale is sponsored by the…

Easter Sunday 2013–Matthew 28–“Gimmie Putt”

After the sabbath, as the first day of the week was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. 2And suddenly there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord, descending from heaven, came and rolled back the stone and sat on it.3His appearance was like lightning, and his clothing…

All Saints’ Sermon: “First Things” November 4, 2012

Revelation 21:1-6 21:1 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.  21:2 And I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband….

Sermon of September 16, 2012–“The Greatest Question”

Mark 8:27-38 8:27 Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?”  8:28 And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.”  8:29 He asked them, “But who do…

Looking Ahead–Calendar

Sunday, September 2, 2012–Worship with Communion.  10:15 a.m. Saturday, September 15, 2012–Mercersburg Society Reading Group 10 a.m. in Basement of Steele Building Sunday, September 23, 2012–“A Day in the Life of Living Waters” Worship 10:15 a.m. Saturday, September 29–Shoffner/Knoll Wedding Pirate Game.  SOLD OUT.  Be at the church at 5 p.m.  Bus pulls out at…

Sermon of August 26, 2012–‘Right Church, Right Pew’

1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43 8:1 Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and all the heads of the tribes, the leaders of the ancestral houses of the Israelites, before King Solomon in Jerusalem, to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD out of the city of David, which is Zion. 8:6…