Emmaus Lutheran Church
2500 S. Volusia Ave, Orange City, FL 32763                             386-775-9676

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Emmaus Women

All women are welcome

We Offer Many Opportunities for Study our Bible Study groups use Gather a monthly publications of the Women of the ELCA along with our bibles.

     Elizabeth Circle (meets in homes/church) - 2nd Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m. 

     Martha/Lydia Circle (meets at church) - 1st Wednesday of each month at 3:00 p.m.

     Ruth Circle (meets in homes) - 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

For more information check the current Enews 

We Use Our Skills to Support the Community - both Locally with our Comfort Shawl Ministry and Globally with our Hearts & Hands group by making quilts for Lutheran World Relief.

    Comfort Shawl Ministry (meets at church) - 2nd Wednesday of each month at 3:00 p.m.

         Know how to knit or crochet or would like to learn - come - the group makes shawls and

         prayer squares to be given to those members and friends dealing with illness 

    Hearts & Hands (meets at church) 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m

          Helpers needed to cut, sew, and assemble quilts - everyone can help in some way

                                                                      Donations of cotton fabric and used blankets are always welcome.

Other Ways We Participate are - by attending gatherings and retreats, our ecumenical Advent Tea, and the monthly book club group.

    Gatherings of Emmaus Women is a chance for all of us at Emmaus to gather

    together for study, fellowship, and for various projects.  These gatherings are held 

    several times a year and are announced through the Enews and at the various 

    monthly meetings.

    Spring Gathering of the Flager/Volusia Women of the ELCA allows us to join

    women from the area Lutheran churches for bible study, business meeting,

    and focused community outreach during one Saturday in the spring.

Fall Gathering of the Florida-Bahamas Synodical Women's Organization allows women from all over the state to gather for bible study, business meeting, workshops, and much more during a 3 day event in November.


Advent Tea - Held either the first or second Monday in December - we invite women from all area churches to come for a program followed by tea and cookies.

Book Club - Everyone is welcome to come and discuss the chosen book of the month on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. Books are readily available at local libraries and a "readers guide" is used to help direct the discussion.  Check out Enews for the name of the monthly book or check out the list of books read and those scheduled in the future below.