Quiet Hours During July Every day until 6 pm!

Out of respect for those rehearsing at Emmanuel Church for the myriad events of the Newport Classical Music Festival we will observe quiet hours on the entire property EVERY DAY in July until 6 p.m. On Sundays we may make our joyful noise as usual, and begin our quiet hours at noon.

All other days it’s from 6 a.m. to 6 pm.…

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Rainbow Rendezvous: The Sounds of Pride 2024

Saturday, June 29, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

What? An outdoor concert on the church lawn

When? June 29 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Why? Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride.

Emmanuel Church is on the route of the 2024 Pride Bike Parade so we will be able to cheer on participants as we enjoy the amazing musical talents of Caleb & Paige Dinger. Many heard and enjoyed their work at a recent Wednesday night supper. Caleb & Paige will be joined by others from the Musicians’ Circle and the greater Newport community singing favorite popular music from the 1950s through the present day. Come and bring a picnic and some friends.…

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Community Bridge Project

The Community Bridge, our much-needed ADA access ramp into the Narthex. We invite you help build the Community Bridge, helping Emmanuel to open its doors even wider to the whole community.

At Emmanuel, we are reclaiming our founder, Natalie Bayard Brown’s, vision of a community center open to all people from all places in all seasons. We can express our hospitality and welcome by providing universal access, so that everyone comes in the same door the same way, whether on two feet or with a cane, crutches, a walker, or a wheelchair, for Soup’s On, Newport Classical Chamber Series concerts, worship, or community meetings and events.

With the design and drawing (link to PDF of drawing) help from Salve …

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If you are looking for a spiritual home, we welcome you to visit us. If you are searching for a place of acceptance and belonging, we welcome you to visit us. If you are intrigued by the Christian faith and wonder why others find its faith, practices and community life-giving, we invite you to visit us.

We share our home with our community partner Newport Classical. Visit Newport Classical's site for more information and tickets to their concerts.