Five Ways to Respond to Tuesday’s Verdict

Dear Emmaus, Tuesday’s guilty verdict against Dereck Chauvin is an historic moment in our state and in our nation.  Last May we witnessed the death of George Floyd.  We have spoken the names of black men and women who have lost their lives at police hands.  We...

Daunte Wright

Dear brothers and sisters, I learned of Daunte Wright’s death late Monday morning.  As details emerge, Daunte’s death becomes more and more heart-breaking to me.  Like many others, I have been processing this news with friends and family over the past couple of days. ...

Short Reflections Regarding Sanctity of Life Sunday

Sunday, Jan. 24th was a Sunday that churches around our country set aside as Sanctity of Life Sunday, a time to reflect on God’s gift of life and the impact of abortion in the lives of so many people.  As I have been reflecting on this matter and in prayer about it,...

A Call to Prayer

Dear brothers and sisters, I write these words with a heavy heart as I reflect on the images that came to us earlier today from our nation’s capital.  After some time in prayer and in Scripture, I want to share with you a couple of the things that God pressed upon my...

Message from Children’s Ministries

Dear Emmaus Families, Welcome to Children’s Ministry at Emmaus-pandemic style!  While our programming might look a little different at the start of the 2020 school year than years past, please know that I am committed to encouraging you and your family in your faith...