Do not fear, do not be afraid

Jazz @ Emmanuel – April 14 – Instruments of Peace

Instruments of Peace Through the readings and musical selections, this Jazz Service will explore how a commitment to Peace changes everything. We invite you to both contemplation, and action. In Biblical times there were many challenges to peace. Among the last words of wisdom Jesus had for his disciples was this: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give…

Jazz @ Emmanuel – From God to Me to You

This Jazz Service on March 10th explores the message of love as a divine gift meant to be passed on – from God to us, to others. It emphasizes the importance of sharing blessings, including love and forgiveness, underscoring the scriptural principle of “freely receiving and giving.” Special jazz renditions will support this time-honored theme, encouraging a cycle of generosity, emblematic in worship, charity, and music.

Jazz @ Emmanuel – Chaos or Community

The content reflects on the choice between chaos and community in the new year, emphasizing the importance of seeking support and connection amidst life’s challenges. It encourages embracing vulnerability and openness to community, highlighting the positive impact of shared joy and support. The message implores individuals to unite and live in harmony, citing biblical verses and promoting an upcoming community event focused on jazz and fellowship. The overall theme underscores the significance of togetherness and mutual support in facing life’s trials and celebrating its joys.

Harvest Blessings

This year, our Senior Warden, Patty Cislon, had the idea of blessing others with some financial help in the form of Gift Cards. The congregation already had a Free Food Share Box in the back of the church where people could donate non-perishables, or help themselves to take home what they could use. The Hipolit’s…

Jazz @ Emmanuel -Grace and Gratitude

GRACE AND GRATITUDE Dr. J. – Piano, Benjamin May – Bass, Dr. Ken Foley – Drums, Lou Schreiber – Reeds, Pamela Johnson-vocals. Jazz @ Emmanuelas only Jazz @ Emmanuel can. AS ALWAYS…5 PM IN THE SANCTUARY Jazz @ Emmanuel is underwritten in part by WRCT 88.3 FM, and relies on the generosity of worshippers and…