Archive for December, 2014


This Sunday, January 4th, 2015 – Epiphany Sunday

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

This Sunday is Epiphany Sunday. Please join us as the Three Kings visit Sunday School and the children do a special procession during worship. All are welcome!

Sunday School, Choir, and Adult Bible Study begin at 10 am. Worship begins at 11 am followed by coffee hour.

This Week – Christmas 2014

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

This Wednesday, St. John – St. Matthew – Emanuel will hold its annual Christmas Eve services at 7 pm and 11 pm. Please join us for this special tradition. All are welcome!

This Sunday, December 28th is the First Sunday of Christmas. Rev. William Paulson will preach. Services begin at 11 am followed by coffee hour. There is NO Sunday School. Sunday School will resume on January 4th.

This Sunday, December 21st, 2014 – The Fourth Sunday in Advent

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

This Sunday is the Fourth Sunday in Advent. Please join us as the children present our annual CHRISTMAS PAGEANT.

There will be one last rehearsal for the pageant on Saturday morning, 10-12. Parents: please remember to bring irons and ironing boards for the costumes. All children should arrive at church by 10 am on Sunday to prepare.

All are welcome!


SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL-STARS will be performing at St. JME on Saturday, December 20th at 7 pm. Please join us for this special concert! Tickets:

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All-Stars

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All-Stars are coming!
Saturday, December 20th, 7 pm

Buy tickets online now if you haven’t already!:

And please spread the word to any email groups, listservs, etc. you belong to. We have many tickets remaining and hope for a packed house. This concert was organized to show support for West Africans here in the U.S., appreciation for the music and culture, and to provide financial support to Doctors Without Borders.
Please come out and bring your friends and neighbors!

Information on volunteer opportunities to help with the concert and invitation to a pre-concert catered dinner will be coming soon.

This Sunday, December 14th, 2014 – The Third Sunday of Advent

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

This Sunday is the Third Sunday of Advent. Join us Sunday School, Adult/Teen Choir, and Adult Bible Study at 10 am. Worship begins at 11 am.

Please remember to bring your donation bags for Seafarers and baked goods to pass for Santa Lucia Coffee Hour!

The following events are also happening this weekend:
-Christmas Pageant Rehearsal for 1st – 12th grade. Saturday, December 13th. 10 am – 12 pm
-Dzieci’s Fools Mass – Saturday, December 13th. 7 pm.
-Children’s Choir rehearsal after Coffee Hour on Sunday.