• If you are in the area, we hope that you will come by and visit us! We are located at the corner of Elm and West Main in Norwich.

    At Emmanuel we work to try and "respect the dignity of every human being", following what Jesus taught in loving God and loving one another. I hope you'll take a moment and email me your comments and let me know if you will be visiting us or if you would like to get together for a chat. May all of our paths, indeed, our whole Earth, be illumined by the light of God in Christ!

    Father Chuck
    The Very Rev. Charles G. Taylor
    Emmanuel Episcopal Church

Class that set up April dinner tables

April Soul Kitchen Dinner a Success

We would like to extend a thank you to all those who helped make the April South Kitchen Dinner a success.   Also, thank you to Price Chopper for donating dessert. In total, 85 people attended. The next soul kitchen will be 5:30 p.m. May 8.

April 2014 Monthly Prayers

Please remember these parish families in your prayers 31 March to 6 April– Kai & David Loomis; Caleb, Rachel, Cheryl, & Michael Loomis. 7 April to 13 April– Joan Lorincz; Drew, Alyssa, Andrea & Daniel MacIntosh; Ann Markham; Ruth Mason. 14 April to 20 April– V. Peter & Linda Mason; Dottie & Rick Mattice; Ian, … Continue reading

Cub Scout Troop 62 Brings Food to Pantry

Cub Scout Troop 62 helped raise non-perishable food items for Our Daily Bread Food Pantry located at Emmanuel Church. Cub Scout Troop 62 is also sponsored by Emmanuel Church. They frequently have meetings and activities at the Church. These Boy Scouts are a tremendous help to the Church, they have even began painting and fixing … Continue reading

LOL: A Leaf in the Bible

A little boy opened the big and old family Bible with fascination, looking at the old pages as he turned them. Then something fell out of the Bible. He picked it up and looked at it closely. It was an old leaf from a tree that has been pressed in between the pages. “Mama, look … Continue reading

April Birthdays

1 — Devin Keator 2 — Lindsey Markham 3 — Andrew Everard 4 — Lawrence & Anne Tucker 5 — Madison Loeffler 7 — Tim Thompson, Nicole Thompson 10 — Linda Turner, Brayden Supensky 11 — Brandon Smith 12 — Nancy Gibbon, Alice Angle 16 — Dylan Gladstone 19 — David Loomis, Brian Fink, Elverd “ Jack” Frink … Continue reading

Father Chuck Files: Do You Believe the Easter Story?

We are still early in Lent but I am looking down the road towards Easter. My thoughts have been peaked by someone asking me to write about those who doubt everything about God and Easter. One of my childhood heroes was Bob Hazeltine. Bob was a crusty, old coalminer. His mine was a family owned … Continue reading

March soul kitchen 2014

NHS Cheerleaders Help Emmanuel Soul Kitchen

Norwich High School Cheerleaders helped out at the March Emmanuel Soul Kitchen Dinner on March 13, 2014. The Soul Kitchen dinners serve 60 and 80 community members every 2nd Thursday of the Month and are held at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Norwich.


Father Chuck Files: The Spirit and Season of Lent

When was the last time you took a pair of shoes to be resoled? I took a pair of my favorite boots to be resoled and was told that they don’t do that anymore. “Toss em out and get a new pair!” is what I was told.


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