ESUMC Worship for 7 June

Christ is risen! Join us on Trinity Sunday, 7 June, for worship at the church, online, and at home! A WRITTEN HOME PRAYER SERVICE for this Trinity Sunday is available online. Go to https://blog.emk.at/2020/06/05/home-prayer-service-for-7-june/ ONLINE WORSHIP VIA ZOOM on Sunday, 7 June at 11:15. Pastor Matthew will preach and lead worship. Email Pastor Matthew for … [Read more…]

News and Events for Week of 1 June

“O LORD, our Sovereign, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens. Out of the mouths of babes and infants you have founded a bulwark because of your foes, to silence the enemy and the avenger. When I look at your heavens, the work of your … [Read more…]

Home Prayer Service for 31 May

This week’s In-Home Morning Prayer Service for 31 May is available on the UMC Austria blog: https://blog.emk.at/2020/05/29/home-prayer-service-for-31-may-pentecost/

ESUMC Church Building Reopening for Sunday Worship on 31 May

On Sunday, 31 May, the church building will be reopened for Sunday public worship, meaning you may attend worship in the church building beginning Sunday at 11:15. It will be the first time that we hold in-person Sunday morning worship in the church building since 8 March. We give thanks to God that the pandemic … [Read more…]

News and Events for Week of 25 May

WORSHIP TIME – Beginning on 31 May, we will return to our usual 11:15 worship time for Sundays. CHURCH BUILDING OPENING FOR WORSHIP – The church building will be open for public worship beginning on 31 May. Each Sunday worship attendees may come to the church building for worship or attend online via Zoom. The … [Read more…]

Home Prayer Service for 24 May

This week’s In-Home Morning Prayer Service for 24 May is available on the UMC Austria blog: https://blog.emk.at/2020/05/23/home-prayer-service-for-24-may/

News and Events for Week of 18 May

“Let God rise up, let his enemies be scattered; let those who hate him flee before him. As smoke is driven away, so drive them away; as wax melts before the fire, let the wicked perish before God. But let the righteous be joyful; let them exult before God; let them be jubilant with joy.” … [Read more…]

Special In-Person Communion Service on 21 May

On Thursday, 21 May 2020 at 18:00, Pastor Matthew will lead a short 30-minute service of Holy Communion in the church building in celebration of the Ascension of Our Lord. You are invited to attend this in-person worship service. There will be no online service, only in-person. This service will be the first time that … [Read more…]

Results of Ballot #1 on Congregational Decisions

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual congregational meeting (called a church conference or Bezirksversammlung) was cancelled. The superintendent authorized the elected leaders of the church (who are collectively called a charge conference or Bezirkskonferenz) to make decisions on behalf of the congregation’s members pursuant to §246 of church law (Kirchenordnung). Read the Pastor Matthew’s … [Read more…]

Home Prayer Service for 17 May

This week’s In-Home Morning Prayer Service for 17 May is available on the UMC Austria blog: https://blog.emk.at/2020/05/12/home-prayer-service-for-17-may/