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Dear Members and Friends of ESUMC, 

Here are the announcements for the coming week. Join us for Worship on Sunday!!



This Sunday morning we will have a blessing of the backpacks.  If you are in school or university, please bring your bag or backpack to be blessed.


Next Sunday Worship:

Sunday, 17 September

            09:30   Church Council Meeting

            11:15   Worship, Sunday School Opening, Blessing of Backpacks and Presentation of Bibles to 5th graders


Scriptures:  Exodus 14:19-31, Psalm 114, Exodus 15:1b-11, Romans 14:1-12 and Matthew 18:21-35


Special Music:  April Kang, Piano

All choirs will rehearse after the worship service.



Next week

Tuesday, 19 September

            12:30   Ecumenical Prayer, Black Box Church

Thursday, 21 September

            16:00   Tai Chi

Friday, 22 September

            18:00   VIGC Rehearsal

Sunday, 24 September

            11:15   Worship and Sunday School


Scriptures:  Exodus 16:2-15, Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45, Philippians 1:21-30 and Matthew 20:1-16


Reformation Festival ”

Saturday, September 30th, from 12:00-22:00 there will be a celebration of 500 years of reformation.  It will be located at the Rathausplatz Wien.  For more information check


Joint Service for Reformation

ESUMC and the Fünfhaus Gemeinde will hold a special joint service on Sunday October 1st, starting at 10:30. The service will be in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.


Looking Ahead

Mark your calendars now for the ESUMC annual Harvest Festival.  This year the Harvest Festival will be on Sunday, October 15th, starting at 11:15. 



Peace to you,


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English-Speaking United Methodist Church of Vienna

Sechshauser Strasse 56

1150 Vienna, Austria

+43 (1) 895 81 75