A Response

A response to the actions of the President in front of St. John’s Church On Monday, June 1, President Trump walked from the White House to a cleared Lafayette Square where he posed for pictures for the media at St. John’s Episcapal Church while holding a bible. This...

5 Practices When Facing Uncertainty

Five Practices Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.  -Jeremiah 33:3 We find ourselves in uncertain times.  This is true for us as individuals and also for us as a church.  Some things will return to the...

Good Friday Prayer Service 04.10.2020

First Reading: Mark 15:16-20.   First Word: Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.  Luke 23:32-38 30 seconds of silence The first word is a word of Forgiveness.  Listen for God’s Spirit: Who needs my forgiveness?  Who needs God’s forgiveness?   Where do...

How to Prepare for Friday’s Prayer Service

Hi everyone!  I want to invite you to our Good Friday Prayer Service that will stream live at 7pm on April 10th.  You can tune in on our website or on our YouTube channel.  I anticipate that this guided prayer service will last about an hour.  To guide our prayers, we...

Communion In A Time Of Distancing

As we get closer to our first Communion Sunday during this time of physical distancing (at Emmaus Communion Sundays are always the first Sunday of each month), I thought I’d share some thoughts related to how we at Emmaus will be celebrating the Lord’s Table during...