NEWS

12/22 Christmas Caroling

Please join us for Christmas caroling on Saturday, December 22nd. We will meet at church at 5:30 p.m., carol at some of our home bound members’ homes and at some local nursing homes, wrap up back at the church with hot chocolate and Christmas treats. Please help us share Christmas [...]

12/7 – Jezebels Monthly Meeting

The Jezebels will be meeting on Friday, December 7th at 7:30 pm in the Founders’ Room. For our December gathering, we will be discussing Chapter 3 – Rahab: A Horrible Life Redeemed from the book “Twelve Extraordinary Women: How God Shaped Women of the Bible and What He Wants to [...]

Donations for Home-Bound Baskets

Each Thanksgiving and Christmas, gift baskets are assembled and given to those members who cannot make it into church. Then, other members volunteer to deliver these baskets. The cost of each basket is approx. $12 – $15 (which includes the basket, festive contents, & wrapping). Our Sunday School children also [...]

11/25 to 12/16 – Advent Craft Fair

It’s that time of year again and we are looking for crafters and artisans to participate in the annual Advent Craft Fair. The fair will be held on Sundays in Kask Hall between services on November 25th, December 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Whatever your crafting talent, come join us for [...]

12/9 – Priority 3 Forum

Putting our CAT to work…after having a very helpful forum about our Priority One, which was identified after our CAT survey that we took in Fall of 2017, we are going to have another Forum to discuss your perspectives on Priority Three, which was: Expand outreach ministries that provide direct [...]

Children’s Book Fair

The Sunday School is sponsoring a childrens’ book fair!   It’s being held in Kask Hall during coffee hour (10-11 am) on Sundays of November 11, 18 and 25   and  December 2nd. We’ve attached the order forms to give you a sneak peek at what’s going to be available. Paper [...]

Advent Wreath Making – 11/25

Join our youth on November 25th as we make advent wreaths.  We’ll have options to make them with traditional candles or with electric candles.

Genrations Pot Luck Lunch – Oct 21st 12:30 to 2:30

On October 21st, at 12:30pm the Stewardship team is hosting a potluck lunch where we will celebrate the generations that call Emmanuel home.  We have a lot of fun activities planned and are looking forward to seeing everyone there!  Please RSVP to let us know you are coming and either [...]

Jailbreak Night – Sept 15th

On Saturday, September 15th, 6:00-9:00 p.m. we will be having a Jailbreak Youth Night here at Emmanuel.  It will also serve as a welcome to the Confirmation program to our new 7th graders.  The evening will begin with pizza and ice cream and then we will have an “epic” game [...]

Sunday School Rally Day – Sept 9th

Join us on Sunday September 9th at 10am as we start the Sunday School year off with a Rally.  We’ll be meeting in front of the church or, in the event of rain, will be meeting inside the sanctuary.  Hope to see you there!.  Haven’t signed up for Sunday School [...]

Welcome To James Allen

Hi, I’m James Allan – your new sexton at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Norwood! I’d like to share just a few things about myself with you all. First of all, I am still fairly new to Norwood – I have lived here about a year and a half. I am [...]

Worship in the Park – August 26th, 2018

Save the date for our annual worhsip in the park extravaganza

Annual Meeting – June 24th, 2018

Our annual meeting will be held on Sunday June 24th.  Join us as we discuss important church business.

Confirmation Sunday – May 27th

On Sunday, May 27th four of Emmanuel’s youth will celebrate the rite of confirmation and reaffirm their baptism.  See you at 9:30!

Leadership Compass – June 10th

The Leadership Compass is an activity that the Forward Leadership team completed at one of the conferences that they attended and would like to share this activity with the congregation.  Join the team in Kask Hall after the service and take part in this activity

Emmanuel’s Spring Rummage Sale

Emmanuel’s spring rummage sale will be Friday April 27th and Saturday April 28th from 9am to 1pm.  Setup days are Wednesday and Thursday April 25th and 26th.  Join us!

Community Service Day – May 5

Community Service Day will be held on Saturday, May 5th from 10am to 2pm at the First Congregational Church in Norwood.  There are signup tables outside Pastor’s office.

Good Friday Vacation Bible School – March 30th

Children ages 4-14 are invited to learn about the events of Holy Week. The program will run from 9am -12 pm on Friday March 30th. This year’s theme is Father, forgive them”, which are some of Jesus’ words from the cross.   Adults are needed to volunteer to be group and activity [...]

Midweek Lenten Soup Supper/Worship

Lenten Soup Suppers and Evening Prayer Service will be held on five Wednesdays during Lent.  Dinner will be from 6:00 to 6:45 and worship will be held 6:45 to 7:30.  If you would like to bring soup or bread for the Soup Supper, please sign up on the table in [...]

Priority 3 meaning Due Feb 14th

In our recent CAT results members of Emmanuel identified the following as one of our top priorities: “Expand outreach ministries that provide direct services to those living on the margins of society (ie: homeless, immigrant, and transient persons)” We need to know more about this, what kinds of activities would [...]