WELCOME

We have been praying for you and looking for you! 


Our Welcoming Team is ready to help you and your family find your way around the Emanuel church facilities. Our Welcome Team members will be happy to guide you to the children's area, nursery, restrooms, etc; as well as provide you with a Program Bulletin for the day and answer any questions that you may have.  


You're invited to join us on Sundays for discipleship study. Sunday School classes are available for all ages at 9:00 am. Get connected through Small Group classes to learn more about Christ, faith, and to enjoy fellowship time with others in our community. 


Morning Worship Service is at 10:30 am. A seat is saved for you to come right in and to join in singing traditional hymns as well as contemporary worship songs. Piano accompaniment and soundtracks with overhead screen lyrics compliments our hymns of praise. Biblical preaching is outlined for learning, connection and inspiration. 

WELCOME                                          We're glad you're here!

EMANUEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH     245 RATCLIFFE ROAD, BRUNSWICK, GEORGIA 31523     912.265.0948

PASTOR DONNA AVERA     912.656.8901     KNEEMAILDA@GMAIL.COM

  • LOCATION AND PARKING

    EMANUEL UMC is located on Ratcliffe Road off of Highway 82 in Brunswick, Ga

      

    Take exit 29 from Interstate-95 - follow GA-520W / US-82 W for 3 miles towards Waycross; turn right on Ratcliffe Road driving for 1/4 mile and Emanuel will be on your left. 


    Emanuel is located on the corner of Ratcliffe and Emanuel Church Roads. The Worship Center Sanctuary faces Ratcliffe Road. Click here to get driving directions to Emanuel.


    Guest parking is marked with green & white signs on the Hwy 82 side of campus.


    Guest parking is accessible from Ratcliffe Road. 


    Special needs parking, between facility & Ratcliffe Road is accessible from Emanuel Church Road and is marked with blue and white signs, and provides a concrete pad with ramp access for passengers.


    Additional parking is available on the sides and back of campus.

  • CHILDREN

    Emanuel has excellent programs for children. Greeters/Welcome Team members are happy to help children and youth to find appropriate classes and worship. Emanuel's Nursery has been updated with equipment and toys for safety, learning, growing, and playing.


    Sunday School classes consist of Elementary, Intermediate, and Middle/High School. Children's Church is available following the Children's Message during Sunday Morning Worship. All Kids are invited to participate in The Emanuel Children's Choir which sings on a monthly basis.


    Child security is taken very seriously at Emanuel. Everyone working with children and youth are required to go through Safe Sanctuaries / Child Youth Protection Training. All children and youth are signed in and out of classes. No one is allowed to take a child from the nursery or children's program unless previously authorized by their parents or guardians.

  • QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE

    Frequent questions include what to wear and what to bring. There is no need to be concerned, so dress comfortably. Some participants wear 'Sunday best, but most wear comfortable clothes. Formality is not a concern - dress attire ranges from traditional and formal to casual and business casual. Come to worship God and get to know Emanuel. 


    You can bring your Bible, however, Bibles are provided in the Sanctuary pews and scripture is also displayed on the overhead screens.