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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  This Week at Emmanuel:                        

March 27th – April 2nd        

Sunday, April 2nd, Palm Sunday – Together we will worship at our 9:30am Eucharist, Rite II. The Rev. Jean Vinson will be the celebrant.    

Linger afterwards for coffee and a light bite after the service if you’d like. All are welcome!   

Sunday’s Scriptures:       

Passion Sunday       

First Reading     Isaiah 50: 4-9a
Psalm                   31:9-16

Second Reading  Philippians 2:5-11     

Gospel                   Matthew 26:14-27:66       


Bible Study: Tuesdays                     

Dinner at 5, study at 5:30pm facilitated by artist and Bible teacher, Russell Schools.   We read and discuss Hebrews. Join in at any time; there’s a chair with your name on it!     Morning Prayer: Wednesdays       

Wednesdays at 9:30am  – A gentle, 20-minute time of prayer with readings from Scripture in the candle-lit church. We read together a Psalm as well as other prayers from the Book of Common Prayer, Rite II Morning Prayer. A refreshing way to focus your spirit for the day ahead.          


Emmanuel church volunteers distribute  rice and beans to those who come to our doors for assistance with food.     


Palm Sunday  April 2nd at 9:30am  

Maundy Thursday April 6th at 7pm. Service with communion; the washing of the feet; stripping of the altar and a silent departure from the church. 

Good Friday April 7th service at noon.  

Easter Sunday  

 Service at 9:30am. Bring the kids! Our Easter Egg Hunt

takes place after the service.  

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.  


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.


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.