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…

Saying Grace Series

The holidays are coming and you know what that means! A lot of big family dinners! I can’t speak for other people and their families but I know when my family gets together there is always this awkward moment when everyone is trying to figure out who will say grace. Sometimes that person¬†gives a very…

Sermon of September 2, 2012–“The Greatest Revolution”

Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 7:1 Now when the Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around him, 7:2 they noticed that some of his disciples were eating with defiled hands, that is, without washing them. 7:3 (For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they thoroughly wash…

Thursday Morning Update–September 29, 2011

Dear Friends of Emmanuel Church, Good morning. Sunday’s worship is World Wide Communion Sunday and we will be having Chancel Communion. The Sermon is entitled “What have you lost?” and is based on Paul’s Letter to the Philippians Chapter 3. There will also be the covered dish fellowship hour after worship. The Mitten Tree Collection…