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Rally Day!


WELCOME BACK to another GREAT YEAR at Emmanuel UCC!! Our first day of Sunday School will be Rally Day, Sept. 11 at 9:00 am. We’ll be practicing for the special worship service centered around US. Then we’ll have a picnic and play tons of games and bounce around in the MoonWalk. You […]

From The Pastor’s Desk – Rev. Stout

Greetings in the name of Jesus Christ!

The past three Sundays have taken us in interesting directions. We have gone from promises to puzzles to rejections! An odd journey! But even the oddest of journeys have words that catch our attention. These may have caught your attention.

From the message for 8/7 (“A Promising People […]

Thank You!

It’s been 14 years since I started working as the Church Secretary. Now, I am resigning to spend more time with my family. Landyn turned 2 in July and Abbigayle is due near the end of the month. I will be watching them while Glynis works (her turn). I am grateful for all the wonderful […]

Teen Talk

Teen Talk is back on Sunday mornings starting on September 18 at 9:15 am. This is our own time to dig deeper into our faith. It’s not just another “Sunday School class” or Bible Study. It’s all about us – who we are, what’s happening in our lives right here and now, and how does […]

Church Secretary Position Search

As has been mentioned in the announcements before worship service, I am resigning as secretary of Emmanuel. It has been a great 14 years, but I am looking forward to spending more time with my grandchildren (Landyn’s sister, Abbigayle, is expected at the end of September, beginning of October). I will still be involved with […]

Choir Notes


In addition to practicing for our Sunday Services, the Chancel Choir will be practicing for their participation in Singspiration at Stairville UMC. Our choir has been a part of this terrific musical event for several years now and it has been so much fun. Our practice is on Wednesday evenings at […]

Picture Perfect

Leah and Rowan Dietrich are shown at the Lehigh Valley Health Network Health Fair where they learned about making health choices.

Morgan Rinehimer was again recognized for her horsemanship (or is that horsewomanship?) at the Luzerne County Round Up on August 6 , 2016. Check out those awards! Ride on, Morgan!

Ronnie Rinehimer […]

Gift Card Fundraiser

Please keep in mind we have a great Gift Card Fundraiser. This is through Great Lakes Scrip Center and includes tons of cards – from Advance Auto Parts to Wet Seal (young women’s clothing). There’s gift cards for everything under the sun. By purchasing the gift card through Great Lake Scrip, our church earns a […]

Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation. Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song. — Psalm 95:1-2 (NIV)