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Emmaus member leads 4-week Gardening Club at Compass

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

A reflection from Chad Rolland: I have had the privilege of leading a Gardening and Botany Club with the scholars at Compass. We have gone over basic plant biology and soil ecology, as well as the importance of nutrients and solar energy. The scholars also had fun making Oreo Cookie “soil cups” with gummy worms […]

Farewell to Pastor Hellwege

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

It is with joy and sadness that Emmaus prepares for our final worship service with Pastor Hellwege before he transitions to a new call. We rejoice with Pastor and his family over the blessing of his opportunity to serve at Concordia Lutheran Seminary in Edmonton. At the same time, we will greatly miss Pastor’s faithful […]

Rev. Dr. John Hellwege called to seminary professorship

Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Beloved in Christ, After much prayer and deliberation, I have decided that it is our LORD’s will for me to accept the call to Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton, AB of the Lutheran Church Canada.  This has been a difficult decision, and it will be hard for me to leave Emmaus after all these years. I […]

Holy Week at Emmaus, April 2-5, 2015 A+D

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Here at Emmaus Lutheran Church, our Holy Week Schedule is: Maundy Thursday, April 2, 6:00 p.m. Good Friday, April 3, 6:00 p.m. Easter Sunday, April 5, 10:30 a.m. We invite you to join us during this most holy of times. A curious thing has happened in recent history of the Church in America.  Holy Week and Easter […]

What is Fasting All About?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Many people “give something up” for Lent.  This is certainly a noble bodily discipline.  But is this a biblical, Lutheran practice?  To the possible surprise of many, Lutherans have historically approved of fasting.  One of the theologians I have been studying wrote about this.  Conrad Dieterich (1575-1639, “archdeacon” of Marburg, professor in Giessen, and superintendent […]