this Sunday: last sermon in Ecclesiastes fall series

From September through November we have looked at Ecclesiastes 1-7.  We will take a break in December, looking at advent/Christmas texts, and will resume the Ecclesiastes series on January 4th, 2015.

International Student Thanksgiving Meal – November 30th

Bridges International and Emmanuel Presbyterian Church are partnering to hold a Thanksgiving dinner for international students. It will be in the James Chapel on Sunday, November 30, at 2:00 p.m, before the evening service. If you’re available there is need for help setting up, serving, and cleaning up.  If you’re interested in helping out in … Continue Reading

guest preacher: Reyn Cabinte

This Sunday (November 9th) we have the privilege of having Reyn Cabinet with us. Reyn is the pastor of Uptown Community Church in Washington Heights, and he was on staff at Emmanuel before going off to plant Uptown.  We’ll have a one week break from our sermon series in Ecclesiastes. Join us Sunday!

Sunday service project

Join us for lunch after the morning service (12pm) this week and then help us assemble gift bags that will be given to Young Lives (a ministry of Young Life Harlem focused on single mothers) and the Bowery Women’s Center in Harlem.  This is a small way for us to come together as a church … Continue Reading

tomorrow (10/26) – Fall party

Come and help out if you are around tomorrow afternoon from 1-4pm for our annual fall party (2-3:30pm).  This is a part of our Roots ministry, and is one of the events we host during the year to welcome local kids from the community for games, food, activities and songs.  This keeps us connected with … Continue Reading

morning of prayer – Saturday October 4th

Join us for an extended time of prayer – we will pray in song, in large group, silently, in small groups.  We will pray thanks, we will confess, we will pray for our church and our world.  Join us! 9:30am-1pm 61 Claremont Avenue (between 119th and 120th streets) – ground floor A light breakfast/refreshments will … Continue Reading

location of Home Group gathering tonight (9/19)

Our mid-week group usually meets on Wednesday evenings, but in September we are joining with the whole church for their Home Group re-launch meetings.  Many groups have transitions over the summer, so September is a time to reconnect and get back in the practice of meeting regularly for encouragement, Bible study, worship and prayer.  We … Continue Reading

last service: this Sunday!

We don’t meet between Memorial Day and labor day (because those connected to ColumbiaUniversity are typically gone, and many travel in the summer).  This Sunday will be the last evening worship service for the 2013-2014 year.  Join us for our final gathering and for a special meal afterwards.   Evening worship will resume September 7th.

Good Friday at Uptown Church

Every year Emmanuel joins our daughter church for their Good Friday service.  The service is at 7pm in Washington Heights. You can get more information here. (note: the announcement linked seems to indicate the service goes from 7-8pm, but it will likely be 1.5 to 2 hours).      

No evening service: March 30th

This week the church is away for our annual spring retreat.  Our morning service will meet at its usual time, 10:30am, but we will not meet in the evening this week. We apologize to those who will not be with us at the retreat!