Emmanuel UCC

From the Pastor’s Desk

Another year is coming to a close.  We at Emmanuel UCC are getting ready to decorate the sanctuary for Christmas, children are practicing songs for the cantata planned for one of our Sunday services (watch for announcements!), and Sunday, December 1st, 2019 is the first Sunday in the Advent season. For many Christians unfamiliar with […]

Emmanuel stained glass

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CONGREGATION

The Annual Meeting of the Congregation will be held on Sunday, December 22, after our Worship Service.  The proposed 2020 Budget was approved by the Consistory for distribution in the weekly bulletins and extra copies are available on the table in the Narthex. NOTICE TO ALL COMMITEES, TEAMS AND ASSOCIATIONS:  In accordance with our Constitution […]

What’s In a Name? The Names of Jesus Christmas Cantata

We have heard many names for our Savior.  For our cantata this Christmas, our choirs will reveal many of the names used to describe Jesus.  With scripture passages explaining the origin of the songs and hymns containing references to Jesus’ many names, our choirs will bring to light our history of including such references as […]

CHRISTMAS OFFERING ENVELOPE

Please be generous in giving to our church ministries supported by this offering:      Phoebe Devitt Home      Bethany Children’s Home      Lancaster Theological Seminary These organizations sincerely need and appreciate your support.  Every penny counts with today’s expenses, so please give generously.  The “Christmas Offering” is a benevolence offering and is not used to […]