Education Programs & Events at Emmanuel UMC
All programs and volunteers comply with our Child Safety Policy
- Sunday School for all ages: Sept – June
- Adult classes: 8:45 – 9:30 a.m.
Two classes available each week with Pastor Darryl or Judy Johnson-Paonessa, Certified Lay Minister.
- PreK-Sr. High: 9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
- Staffed Nursery Care: Ages birth-3 yrs on Sundays, 9:00 a.m. – end of worship
- Wednesday Morning Bible Study: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
New members are always welcome!
- Youth Group (6th – 12th grade): Monthly meetings, events, and activities.
Contact Marion Singleton, Youth & Outreach Coordinator, for more information.
- Acolyting 6th grade & up: Volunteer to light candles for worship 1-2 times/month (requires attending a training meeting)
Special Events Throughout the Year
- Presentation of Bibles to 3rd Graders
- Advent Faire
- Children & Youth Sunday (young people of the church prepare & present the worship service)
- Recognition of Graduates
- Annual Block Party (sponsored by Good News, Health & Wholeness Team)
- Multigenerational Projects & Events: gift bags to shut-ins, packing shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child, making valentines & gifts for Community Breakfast guests, planting flowers around church.
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
Planting flowers around church
July 4th Parade Float (usually held July 3rd)
Vacation Bible School – July – classes for ages 4 yrs – 8th grade
Sunday School Kick-Off Day – September
Packing shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child
Sunday School Christmas Program
Birthday Party for Jesus
- Sunday Class: Adults – 8:45 a.m.
- Sunday Class: Children – 9 a.m.
- Sunday Worship - 10:00 a.m.
- Monday Evening Prayer & Healing Service (2nd Monday each month) - 6:30 p.m.
- Wednesday Adult Bible Study - 9:30 a.m.
Emmanuel United Methodist Church
75 East Ave.
Lockport, NY 14094