Two Traditions. . .

One Congregation. . . 

This is

Emmanuel Friedens 

Welcome to Emmanuel Friedens Church!

A caring congregation, we are on a new stage of our journey together.

We would love to have you be part of the adventure.

We hope you will enjoy exploring our website and will come to visit in person.


A Vision for Our Journey

Captivated by Jesus’ life and teaching

      Committed to

          Growing hearts and minds

                Learning openness, courage, and love

                      Serving with our neighbors

                            Pursuing God’s justice and peace

                                  Inviting others to share the journey!


Community  News/Events:

Saturday, April 27, 2019: Free Communiy Brunch hosted by Emmanuel Friedens Church from 10:30-11:30 am. 

Sunday, April 28: We are pleased to present Keith Reas, organist, in concert at Emmanuel Friedens at 3 pm.  The concert is free and open to the public-no reservations are required. 

Sunday, May 5:  Schenectady Community Ministries' (SiCM)  annual CROP WAlk, rain or shine,  will be held at Emmanuel Friedens Church.  Registration begins at 1 pm: the walk begins around 2 pm. The SiCM food van will be parked in the church's parking lot on the day of.  All are invited to bring non-perishable food items for drop off. 




Emmanuel Friedens Church

is an America Baptist and United Church of Christ congregation,

with a history of community activism. 

Worship begins at 10:00 am,

followed by coffee and classes from 11:20-12:15. 

The public is welcome!


The church's nursery cares for babies and the youngest children during worship.

There are classes for children of all ages following worship, from 11:20 - 12:15

Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet following worship in Room 115 .