Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church


"Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect."

Romans 12:2


Orders for Christmas Wreaths

The Boy Scouts are now taking orders for Christmas Wreaths. Please see Michael or Bonnie Phelps to reserve one in advance.

Women of the WNALC Emmanuel Meeting

Sunday, November 20th @ 9:30

The Women of the NALC are selling Poinsettias

The ladies of the WNALC are selling Christmas poinsettias to place on the alter to beautify the chancel for the Christmas holidays. Please see Anne Keys, Clara Rambo, or Betty Beckett if interested. Each Poinsettia is $15 dollars.

Thanksgiving Eve Service

November 23rd at 3pm at Emmanuel Lutheran Church

Decorating of the Sanctuary for Advent

Sunday, November 27th; Following the 2nd (11am) Contemporary Service

Bloomin' 4 Good Program

Emmanuel Lutheran Church's Bread of Life Food Pantry was selected to receive $1 from every Bloomin' 4 Good bouquet sold during the month of December, 2022. The location to purchase these Bouquets are at:

Giant Food
4315 Mountain Road
Pasadena, MD

Advent Bible Study

Starting Nov. 30th; 11am at the Church in the Library and 7pm online

If you are interested in the online bible study, please contact Pastor Ben ASAP pastor@emmanuellutheranmd.org.

Food Pantry

Collection on Sundays

We will be collecting non-perishable food items and donations for Emmanuel's Bread of Life food pantry.

Volunteer Opportunities

Praise and Worship

The 8:30 Traditional Service needs Choir Singers.

The 11:00 Contemporary Service needs a Drummer or Guitarist.

Getting Ready of Pumpkins!

There are still spots open for volunteer work selling Pumpkin's. Sign up sheet at the welcome center.

Train Garden

If you are interested in helping run trains, the sign-up sheet is located at the welcome center.

Sunday School Teachers

We are looking for volunteers to teach Children's Sunday School starting this fall. We have a curriculum, now we just need the teachers. If interested, please contact Pr. Ben; pastor@emmanuellutheranmd.org.

Sunday school will be starting Sept. 11 at 9:45am in the fellowship hall.

Building Maintenance Committee

Volunteers needed to fill the building maintenance committee, which is present when there is work being performed by an outside company after office hours. If interested, please see the Church Council President, John T. Staudt president@emmanuellutheranmd.org.

Liaisons For Support Groups at Emmanuel

With COVID restrictions lessening, Emmanuel is able to open its doors again to local support groups.

We are looking for people who are available in the evening, current need is for Thursday nights, to help provide a safe environment. Contact President John T. Staudt president@emmanuellutheranmd.org for more information.

This Week at Emmanuel