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

About Us


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.

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The Emmanuel Experience

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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Children & Youth

Godly Play

Emmanuel uses the Godly Play curriculum. Godly Play helps children explore their own innate spirituality and questions about God. Creativity and fun are always a factor! Teachers are specially trained in this curriculum, and our Godly Play classroom is a great place to be on Sunday mornings.
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Food Cupboard

Emmanuel is proud to house the Ecumenical Emergency Food Cupboard, a combined effort of 13 religious organizations in Coos County. The Food Cupboard relies on donations and volunteers to serve thousands of less fortunate neighbors annually.

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The Reverend Gene Jennings

We bid your prayers for the repose of the soul of the Reverend Gene Jennings who died Sunday night, July 13, 2014.

Fr. Jennings was ordained to the priesthood in 1961. He was rector of Emmanuel in Coos Bay from 1995 through his retirement in 2000.

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The Messenger October 2014


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Blessed to be a Blessing “For all that has been, ‘Thanks.’ For all that will be, ‘Yes!'” Dag Hammarskjold

In 2008 when my family and I were leaving one church and waiting to be called to another one, we found a church community in Portland that was a great match for us. One of the inspirational things about this parish was the sign that was planted in the grass next to the exit of the parish hall, it read: You are now entering the mission field!

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