Sunday Worship: Join us this Sunday, May 5, for worship at 10 am.  Communion will be offered. Scripture reading: John 21:1-19; Meditation: Love is a Choice. Peter JB Carman will preach and lead worship. 


Adult/Children-Youth Sunday Classes  “A Journey of Joy and Justice,” is the theme of our upcoming adult classes.

Pastor Peter JB Carman will introduce his plans for his journey of Joy and justice, a 3-month sabbatical pilgrimage to Mexico, Colombia, and Europe.  

Next adult class on: Date: May 5,  11:15 am -12:15 pm                                     

There are classes for children of all ages following worship, from 11:20 - 12:15

Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet following worship in Room 115 .

Shaping the Sermon Bible Study every Wednesday evening at 7 pm.  You will learn about the coming week’s scripture passages in conversation with the pastor. Learn about the background of each reading; bring your own thoughts and interpretations on how its stories speak to the world we share, and in our personal lives.  Bible Study will resume Wednesday, May 8 at 7 pm/  after Easter.

Community News/Events:

Saturday, May 25: Free Communiy Brunch hosted by Emmanuel Friedens Church  from 10:30-11:30 am.  Clothing Room will be open beginning at 10:30 am.

Sunday, May 5: Schenectady Community Ministries' (SiCM)  annual CROP WAlk, rain or shine, will be held at Emmanuel Friedens Church. Registration begins at 1 pm: the walk begins around 2 pm following musical entertainment by the Donna Tritico Band  and a brief opening ceremony. Also, the SiCM food van will be parked in the church's parking lot on the day of. All are invited to bring non-perishable food items for drop off. 

Sunday, June 2: We are pleased to welcome back in concert Dan Berggren, noted adirondackf folk singer, to Emmanuel Friedens at 3 pm. The concert is free and open to the public-no reservations are required. Parking is available.