Welcome

We Pledge to be a home for one another and welcome new friends into God’s house to go with us on this great adventure.

We are Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Franklin

              Upcoming Events & Services

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Service with Communion held at 9:30.

This Week at Emmanuel:                      September 26th –  October 2nd 

Sunday, October 2nd – The Rev. Jean Vinson will celebrate Communion of The                  Pre-Sanctified Eucharist

 Sunday’s Scriptures:                                  17th Sunday After Pentecost

First Reading – Lamentations 1:1-6

                 Psalm – 37:1-10

Second Reading  – 2 Timothy 1:1-14

           Gospel – Luke 17:5-10

 **For vaccinated, masks are optional. For those who are unvaccinated we ask that you wear a mask.  Masks & hand sanitizer are available.

__________Events___________

Bible Study

Tuesday, September 27th                 Dinner at 5, study at 5:30.  We are blessed:  Russell Schools is back and will join Rev. Jean in leading our study of the 2nd Letter of Peter. We start 1 Corinthians next Tuesday, October 4th. 

Blessing of the Animals               Sunday, October 9, 9:30am in the Parish Hall

Come as you are and bring your domesticated animals – cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, hamsters, ferrets… We will bless our furry companions and  remember in prayer pets who are ill or who have died.  

 

Office Hours

•Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am to 2:00pm                                            The Rev. Jean Vinson’s office hours:                         Sunday 1-4; Tues. & Wed. 9am-5pm                        

We do our best to be the Body of Christ
in today’s world through

Worship and prayer

Together as a congregation, individually in our homes, and publicly in God’s world.  

Forgiveness and Healing

In our church, among our families and friends, and throughout our community.  

Faith-building

Patterning our minds after the mind of Christ, with each household a community of faith and each gathering a cherished opportunity to share and grow in Christ.

Hospitality

Treasuring everyone who comes our way, striving to be faithful friends and working to help all in need.

Good Citizenship

Both of the Kingdom of God and the governments of this world, seeking justice, peace and dignity for all people.

Caretakers of God's Creation

Thankful for all of God’s blessings, showing reverence for creation, and living every day mindful of our duty to God.