Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. – Colossians 3:12

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It is both a pleasure and a privilege to share with you the information about our church and the ministries that exist here. We hope that you find it useful. We want to thank you for your interest in Emmanuel Episcopal Church. We want you to know that our doors are open and that we are available. Should you have questions regarding the life of the church, we are here.

Should you have questions about your own spiritual pilgrimage, we are here.  It is our prayer you will find a spiritual home here at Emmanuel.  We hope you join us and your faith is able to take root.

God Bless, The People of Emmanuel

The Messenger April 2017

Join us for Holy Week and Easter… an invitation to walk with Jesus from the Cross to the Empty Tomb!
Palm Sunday, April 9
7:30 & 10:00 a.m. The Holy Eucharist with the Palm Sunday Liturgy and a Choral Reading of the Passion of
Jesus Christ.
Both services will begin in the court yard with the Palm Sunday procession.

Wednesday, April 5-our regular midweek Eucharist with lessons for Holy Week
6:30 am Holy Eucharist in the Chapel
12:00 pm Holy Eucharist and Healing Service with Anointing for healing in the Chapel

The Tridiuum or The Great Three Days, April 13th, 14th, and 15th
Maundy Thursday, April 13th – The Holy Eucharist with a liturgy of foot washing. The service ends with the solemn stripping of the altar.

A Prayer Vigil will last from the end of the Maundy Thursday service through the start of the noon service on Good Friday in the Chapel. You may pray from home for your shift and don’t need to come in to the church, especially for those that take place during the night. A sign-up sheet is available outside the chapel.

Good Friday, April 14th
12:00 p.m. Ecumenical Service with Bell Choir at Gloria Dei Lutheran, 1290 Thompson Rd.
Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Coos Food Cupboard.
You are welcome to join the Community Choir, directed by David Aakre, in providing the music for this
service.
They will practice at SWOCC in Sunset Hall on April 3rd and 10th at 7:00 PM. They will practice the songs for Good Friday right at the beginning of their practice.

7:00 p.m. The Good Friday Liturgy – Includes the Reading of the Passion, prayers and Holy Communion from the reserved sacrament.

Holy Saturday, April 15th – 7:00 p.m. The Great Vigil– This service starts with a fire in the court yard representing the first light of Easter, procession into the church, the foundational stories of our faith, Holy Baptism and the first Holy Communion of Easter, followed by s’mores in the courtyard/undercroft.

Easter Day, April 16th – Alleluia! The Lord is Risen!
7:30 a.m. The Holy Eucharist
10:00 a.m. The Holy Eucharist with Music by Emmanuel’s Choir with

Easter egg hunt following the service.

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Sunday Mornings

We’d love to have you join us on Sunday mornings as we give thanks to God for our many blessings, and support one another on our journeys of faith. Lively coffee hour and fellowship…then it continues like it is. At the very bottom you could put… We look forward to welcoming you!

SUNDAY AT EMMANUEL – We Love a parade

Our Sunday morning services are at 7:30 am and 10:00 am. At that time we gather for the Holy Eucharist. The 7:30 am is a simple service led by a priest and lay reader. The 10:00 am service is our Family Eucharist and includes music. Both services have a “Coffee Hour” fellowship time afterwards.

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Pre-school now enrolling!

Do you know a family of a pre-schooler age 3-5 who’s looking for a nurturing, child-centered environment that’s a whole lot of fun and incorporates the spiritual aspect of a child’s life? Then you may want to send them our way!

We are looking for families to be part of our pre-school community both in our younger class for 3-3 ½ year olds and our older class for 3 ½-5 year olds. Our philosophy is to create an environment that will enrich, challenge and develop a child’s creative, social/emotional, physical, cognitive and spiritual growth. Check us out!

Contact Julianna Seldon, Director at 541-297-7766 or secretary@episcopalcoosbay.org.