Two Traditions. . .

One Congregation. . . 

This is

Emmanuel Friedens 

218 Nott Terrace
Schenectady, NY 12307

Worship on Sunday at 10 am

Sunday classes for all ages at 11:15 am

The Rev. Peter JB Carman, Pastor

Phone (518) 374-4114

Emmanuel Friedens Welcomes Derek Stannard, Organist

as part of our continued concert series

Organ Recital,- Sunday, March  4 @ 3:00 pm

The concert is free-we hope you can attend and bring your friends.

Derek W. Stannard is Artistic Director of Auriel Camerata and the Director of Music Ministries at Church of the Immaculate Conception in Glenville, New York. A graduate of the Crane School of Music at the State University of New York at Potsdam, and an accomplished tenor, Mr. Stannard has performed with many musical choruses and ensembles including Adirondack Voices, Lake George Opera, Battenkill Chorale, Broad Street Chorale, Burnt Hills Oratorio Society, Berkshire Choral Society, and Albany Pro Musica.  In addition, he maintains a small, private voice studio, specializing in the male voice. 

Mr. Stannard has given organ recitals throughout the Capital District and beyond including Christ Church Methodist, Glens Falls, St. Peter’s Church, Bennington Vermont, Silver Bay Chapel at Silver Bay and the Cathedral of All Saints in Albany.


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!