• 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.

    May all of our paths, indeed, our whole Earth, be illumined by the light of God in Christ!

The Palatine Society of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, Inc. Summer 2017 Concerts:

June 11, 4 p.m. Our opening concert features Donald Ingram at the organ. The program will be “A Mohawk River Suite” for organ, piano and harpsichord, flute and voice composed by Alfred Fedak from Westminster Presbyterian Church, Albany. A Guest cellist will also be featured. July 16, 4 p.m. A festival of hymns with organist … Continue reading

Fair are the Meadows by Cheryl TenWolde

May is a wonderful month for taking walks. Whether in warm spring showers or balmy sunshine, breathing in the scents of the reawakening earth will remind us of how amazing it is just to be alive. If we walk out our front door on the first of May, there might be a May basket filled … Continue reading

The Season of Lent in 1930 – Submitted by Jeanne Westcott

Lent in years past was observed at St. Andrew’s and St. Matthew’s Churches with a variety of activities. The Daughters of the King would spend the weeks sewing for a Lenten box or barrel which would be sent to a mission. In March, 1930, it was to be sent to St. Mary’s School, Swanee, Tennessee. … Continue reading

Kids’ Christian Formation

KIDS’ CHRISTIAN FORMATION. Emmanuel’s Sunday School class will be meeting at 4:15 p.m. for 45 minutes on Sunday for Christian Formation and fun. The class will include stories from the Lectionary Lessons while building a model, making gifts, and learning about loving all of God’s creation. Refreshments will be served; like juice, pizza and cookies. … Continue reading

Joan Chapin Memorial Service Announcement

Those we love do not go away, they walk beside us everyday, unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear. The family of Joan Chapin cordially invite you to join in celebrating her life on April 29, 2017, 10:00 am at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. Reception will be held in the … Continue reading

Shadows Gather

Shadows Gather—Submitted by Cheryl TenWolde Thy beauty, long desired, hath vanished from our sight; Thy power is all expired, and quenched the light of light. Ah, me! For whom thou diest, hide not so far Thy grace; Show me, O Love most highest, the brightness of Thy face. Hymn 169, verse 2 , O Sacred … Continue reading

Kids’ Christian Formation

Emmanuel’s Sunday School class will be meeting at 4:15 p.m. for 45 minutes on Sunday for Christian Formation and fun. The classes will include stories from the Lectionary Lessons while building a model, making gifts, and learning about loving all of God’s creation. Refreshments will be served; like juice, pizza and cookies. All children in … Continue reading