Every 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Tuesdays from 8-10 am there is a need for help going to pick up and sort food for the homeless. We service 65 families through this outreach. If you would like to volunteer (good idea for community service hours) we meet at the church at 8 am.
The youth had a great confirmation retreat at Briarwood, 3/24-26/17, with 13 youths attending and four adults. Zulma and Maria did a wonderful job teaching the youth the 10 commandments, the creed, and respecting ourselves and others. They had a challenge course that taught them about working together. They had a great T shirt designed … [Read more…]
We had a wonderful time celebrating a several events in our bilingual service. Click here to check out the pictures here!
The violence of July 7th has left the North Texas community in mourning and grief. In this time it is important for us to gather to remember those who gave their lives protecting others in our community. We also are called to lament the brokenness and division, particularly racial division, in our nation, to listen to one … [Read more…]
Emanuel Lutheran Church is honored to host Promise of Peace Garden’s Summertime P.O.P. Up Dinner featuring chefs Ryan Barnett, Rebecca Allison, and Jennifer Bajsel. Get your seat at this exclusive event before tickets run out: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summertime-pop-up-dinner-tickets-26075688085
They were celebrating Hanukkah just then in Jerusalem. It was winter. Jesus was strolling in the Temple across Solomon’s Porch. The Jews, circling him, said, “How long are you going to keep us guessing? If you’re the Messiah, tell us straight out.” Jesus answered, “I told you, but you don’t believe. Everything I have done … [Read more…]
After this, Jesus appeared again to the disciples, this time at the Tiberias Sea (the Sea of Galilee). This is how he did it: Simon Peter, Thomas (nicknamed “Twin”), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the brothers Zebedee, and two other disciples were together. Simon Peter announced, “I’m going fishing.” The rest of them replied, “We’re … [Read more…]
On April 30th we will be celebrating Children’s Day.
One year ago Vesta Jenson left her earthly life to join her heavenly world. We give thanks and praise for her. She touched many lives with her grace, acceptance and dedication to following Jesus’ teachings. Her family and friends remember her with love, joy and peace. “For surely I know the plans I have for … [Read more…]
Our church council will have its monthly meeting Monday, April 11, at 6:30 pm.