News and Events

The door is open. Everyone is welcome!

Ovi on auki – kynnys on matala jokainen on tervetullut!

Christmas at Emmaus—Welcome!
Joulunajan tapahtumia –Tervetuloa!

  • 12 at 11am Finland’s 104 yrs Independence Day Service, Choir, Korsukuoro, Revontulet, Coffee.
  • 12 at 10.30am Nanaimo Christmas party (please check with Pastor Timo if we are gathering)
  • 12 at 6 pm Emmaus Christmas party— We also need performers of all ages! If you would like to play, sing, dance, recite a poem, tell some jokes,show off your nunchuck skills, please email Eleonora Joensuu: evaeleonora@gmail.com
  • 12 at 11 am Kauneimmat joululaulut #1, Carols with Emmaus Choir
  • 12 at 1 pm Christmas party in West Kelowna
    (please check with Pastor Timo if we are gathering)
  • 12 at 11 am Kauneimmat joululaulut, Carols #2
  • 12 at 5 pm Bilingual Candle Light Service
  • 12 at 11 am Bilingual Christmas Day Service
  • 12 Christmas Party in Victoria at 12pm
  • (26.12. No Service at Emmaus)
  • 1.2022 Uuden Vuoden juhla – New Year’s Day
    Service at 12 pm.

Current BC Covid-19 restrictions in worship services:

“If all participants are vaccinated as determined by the worship service leader, there are no capacity restrictions on worship services and choirs.

If participants are not all vaccinated, worship services and choirs are limited to 50% seated capacity.

Masks are required but can be temporarily removed for ceremonial eating and drinking, and by officiants, readers or for singing a solo where physical distancing is observed.”

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/covid-19/info/restrictions#pho-order

 Total seating capacity at Sanctuary & Fellowship Hall is for 140 persons.

 

EMMAUS SUMMER CAMP 2022??

Not confirmed, but if BC Hydro is allowing campers back again to their Stave Lake Campsite, Emmaus Summer Camp 2022 will be held on August 10-14th. Let’s pray this time we could make it! We will keep you posted!

Good News!

As of July 1st: No capacity limits or restrictions on religious gatherings and worship services.

Donations

NEW!!! We are excited to announce the option of Interac e-Transfer using online banking.

  1. If you use online banking, log into your account
  2. Add Emmaus Lutheran Church as a recipient using our email address: emmauschurchofficeburnaby@gmail.com

(*some banks may ask you to add security question and answer known only by recipient, in that case you can ask and answer anything it does not matter E-transfer goes still through)

  1. Enter the desired amount and click send.
  2. If you have any questions or need help please give the church a call and we will assist you.

– All donations made will produce a tax receipt

Thank you for your donation!

By Mail

You can make your offering/donation by mailing it directly to the church or dropping it off in our mailbox at Emmaus.

Please make your cheque payable to Emmaus Lutheran Church

Address:

Emmaus Lutheran Church
6344 Sperling Avenue
Burnaby, BC
V5E 2V4

Fall gatherings in Nanaimo, Victoria, and West Kelowna:
Tulevat jumalanpalvelukset Nanaimossa, Victoriassa sekä Länsi-Kelownassa:

 

Nanaimo: Hope Lutheran Church

Nanaimo: Hope Lutheran-kirkossa, 2174 Departure Bay Rd.

Sat. at 10.30 am Dec 11th (Christmas party?), Jan 15, Feb 12, March 12, April 9 & May 14 

Victoria: Grace Lutheran Church

Victoria: Grace Lutheran-kirkossa, 1273 Fort St.

Sun. at 12 pm! Dec 26th (Christmas party), Sat. at 2.30pm Jan 15, Feb 12, March 12, April 9 & May 14

West Kelowna: Grace Lutheran Church

West Kelowna: Grace Lutheran-kirkossa, 1162 Hudson Rd.

Sat. at 1pm Dec 18 (Christmas party?) Jan 29, Feb 26, March 26, April 23 & May 28

*West Kelowna Church may not be available due to COVID-restrictions, please check the dates with Pastor-Timo!

Zoom logoTimo Saarinen is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Emmauksen jumalanpalvelukset sunnuntaisin Zoomin kautta — Tervetuloa mukaan!

Emmauksen jumalanpalvelukset sunnuntaisin edelleen myös Zoomin kautta —Tervetuloa kirkkoon tai voit osallistua virtuaalisesti Zoomin kautta jumalanpalveluksiimme!  We offer both in-person and online services!       

Timo Saarinen is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Emmaus Lutheran Church Sunday Service (also Carols on Sundays) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 858 3251 8901 Passcode: 3zqXaT

Emmaus Christmas Party

Time: Dec 11, 2021 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 841 6493 643

Christmas Day Bilingual Service at Emmaus Time: Dec 25, 2021 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 823 1446 9063 Passcode: 265570

New Year’s Day at Emmaus – Uuden vuoden juhla Emmauksessa

Time: Jan 1, 2022 12:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 884 3715 6099

Bilingual Candle Light Service at Emmaus

Time: Dec 24, 2021 05:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 894 3632 8691 Passcode: 405260

If you would like to receive an email invitation to Emmaus services via Zoom, please let me know: timo.emmaus@gmail.com

Sunday Services

11AM EMMAUS LUTHERAN CHURCH ELCIC
6344 Sperling Ave., Burnaby, B.C.

Join Us on Zoom

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Mail or Call Us

EMMAUS LUTHERAN CHURCH ELCIC
6344 Sperling Ave.,
Burnaby, B.C. Canada V5E 2V4

Email Pastor Timo Saarinen

Ph. 604-521-7927