ONE COMBINED SERVICE AT 10:00 AM and STATE OF THE CHURCH VOTER'S MEETING to follow Sunday February 23rd. Sunday School will be 9:00 am - 9:45 am; ONE church service at 10am in the sanctury. We will have a light lunch available in the narthex after service for those who need a bite to eat before attending the meeting. 

LENT 2020 Daily Prayer Calendar  Pastor McFarland's Message

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner Feb. 25th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm in the fellowship hall. Pancakes, sausage, fruit and drinks. Free-will offering at the door. Proceeds benefit the school scholarship fund. 

Co-Ed Softball Team! Sign-ups for the 2020 season is from March 9th-20th. There will be a link available to register online.Please contact Shari Reaves before signing up online  [email protected] 

Emmanuel Lutheran Church & School is part of the Asheville City Hospitality Co-Ed Softball League. Our season starts mid-April and goes through the end of June. We play on Sunday afernoons at a designated baseball field assigned by the city. Must be 16 years old to play! 

Octogenarian Meal, May 3, for our members 80 and over. This year our theme is The Roaring 20s! More info to come!


Ash Wednesday Feb. 26th  services at 8:10 am & 10:00 am for school children. Noon & 7:00 pm services as well.

Wednesday Lenten Services at noon (with lunch to follow in the narthex) and 7:00 pm beginning March 3.

One Combined Service on March 29th at 10:00 am in the sanctuary. We will have a Lenten Musical Presentation, Out of the Depths,  during this service followed by a light reception in the narthex.

Palm Sunday, April 5; services at 8:30 am and 11:00 am.

Maundy Thursday, April 9; services at noon and 7:00 pm

Good Friday, April 10; services at noon and 7:00 pm. Drama presentation at the 7:00 pm service only.

Easter Services, April 12; services at 7:00 am (sunrise service on the front lawn); 8:30 am and 11:00 am Liturgical service in the sanctuary and 11:00 am Praise & Worship service in the gymnasium.

Easter Breakfast, April 12, in the fellowship hall. Breakfast is hosted by ABCCM with a suggested donation of $10 per person. Monies go to support ABCCM. 

Easter Egg Hunt, April 12, at 10:00 am for toddlers - Grade 3 in the courtyard. 

Ongoing Events

Pickleball 6 pm -8 pm every Friday in the gym. Equipment provided.

Open Gym for basketball is every Sunday from 3 pm-4:30 pm. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Need more info? Contact Lynn Bellows at 778-1339.