Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Amherst, Virginia.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
We serve the Lord with love and praise.

Activities and Events

Every Sunday
       "The Story" Bible Study meets at 9:30 AM
       Sunday school is at 9:30 AM.
       Worship begins at 10:30 AM
       Nursery available 9:15 - 11:45 AM
       Youth meeting at 5:00 PM 

Every Monday
9:00 AM Walk Class--NOT in December 
7:00 PM Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts but not on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31
Every Wednesday 
10:00 AM Art@EUMC in the Fellowship Hall except not on Dec. 12 or Dec. 26
        7:00 PM Choir rehearsal except not on Dec. 26
7:00 PM Amherst Cares except not on Dec. 26

Every Thursday 
9:00 AM Amherst Cares except not on Dec. 27
9:00 AM Walk Class--NOT in December


Friday, Nov. 30
7:00 PM Taize Worship Service at Court Street UMC in Lynchburg

Monday, Dec. 3
3:00 PM Meals on Wheels

Tuesday, Dec. 4 
9:30 AM Women's Bible Study in the Mattie Ware Classroom
7:00 PM Scout Leaders Meeting

Wednesday, Dec. 5
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Women's Club Board Meeting at the church
5:45 - 6:45 Sacred Soup Advent Study

Friday, Dec. 7
9:00 AM  Deck the Halls.  
              Volunteers are invited to help decorate the sanctuary and church for Advent and Christmas.

Monday, Dec. 10
2:00 - 4:00 PM Prayer Shawl Ministry

Tuesday, Dec. 11
6:30 PM Finance Team Meeting   
7:30 PM Church Council Meeting

Wednesday, Dec. 12
5:30 - 6:30 Sacred Soup Advent Study

Sunday, Dec. 16  
10:30 AM Share the Warmth Service
Everyone is invited to bring new hats, gloves and scarves for men, women or children, to be
  shared with needy familites in our area.
4:30 PM Ornament making and soup supper.  
The youth invite the congregations to participate. Bring a pot of soup to share, and 
bread or a plate of goodies.  All ages are welcome!
        5:30  Carpool/caravan to the Bethlehem Village at Hebron Baptist Church in Afton.  More info here.

Wednesday, Dec. 19 
9:00 AM Christmas Food Box packing in the fellowship hall
5:45 - 6:45 Sacred Soup Advent Study

Friday, Dec. 21
6:30 PM Longest Night service
A time of quiet meditation, prayer, scripture and remembrance.

Sunday, Dec. 23
10:30 AM Chancel Choir Cantata "Peace Has Come"
11:45 AM  Covered dish luncheon in the fellowship hall.

Monday, Dec. 24 
5:00 PM Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service
Saturday, Dec. 29
     5:30 PM Emmanuel UMC members and friends serve dinner to the community at Ascension Episcopal Church in Amherst