Welcome to Emmanuel, Soest!

Easter Worship Schedule:
April 1st: Maundy Thursday Divine Service at 7pm
April 2nd: Good Friday service at 7pm
April 4th: Easter Sunrise Divine Service at 7:30am
                Easter Festival Divine Service at 9:30 & 11:30am

Services are Thursday at 7pm and Sunday at 8 and 10:00am.  The 10:00am service is livestreamed via our Facebook page (see below).   All services are held in the church following social distancing guidelines.

Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Soest, has been serving southeast Allen county Lutherans since 1845 through the preaching of God’s Word and the administration of His Sacraments. Emmanuel is a member congregation of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, the largest confessional Lutheran church body in America. We are a confessional, creedal, sacramental, and biblical church, and we welcome you to worship with us.

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5 months ago
The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod

Prayer of the Church
Reformation Day (Observed)
25 October 2020

Having confidence in our justification by grace through faith and having access to the Father in Jesus’ name, let us turn our hearts ... See more

5 months ago
St. John-Emmanuel Lutheran School

Honoring our 1st quarter honor roll students. Congratulations on a great start to the school year!

5 months ago

5 months ago
Emmanuel Ev. Lutheran Church (Soest), Fort Wayne

This past Sunday after second service, Pastor Gerald Paul spoke to us about his mission work in the Cayman Islands.

Please listen to his presentation (it begins a few minutes in). You can read more ... See more

6 months ago

The bulletin for this morning’s funeral for Robert Messmann may be found here: http://www.emmanuelsoest.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/2020-10-12-Robert-Messmann-funeral.pdf