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Come to the May Gathering!


Come join together with the Emmaus Community at Stone Oak Presbyterian for fellowship, food, and worship!  This will be a nice kick off for the summer vacation time. 
  • Host: Stone Oak Presbyterian Church
  • When: Saturday, May 19 at 5:00 PM
  • Where: 20024 Crescent Oaks San Antonio, TX 78258

Fun and Fellowship at the April Gathering

If you missed the last gathering you missed a great evening of fellowship and food. It was great to welcome 12 of our newest members to our community.  10 were from this past women’s walk and 2 were men who recently attended walks in the area.   It was refreshing to hear about their continued 4th day excitement!

My Emmaus Walk


Nothing gets one’s more than a personal talk with God at the base of a life-sized crucifix of His Son.  At that moment my mind cleared of all the anger and frustration I’d felt at not being able to spend quality time with my own grandchildren because of their physical distance and actual incredibly busy schedules. My Walk to Emmaus made this clear to me and made me realize that if I couldn’t spend enough time with my own grandchildren, there were children without grandparents who need me just as much.  One single parent of a family of seven adopted children was right at my table and we just clicked. Since meeting at our walk, I’ve spent time with my new friend-and-sister’s family, getting acquainted, dyeing Easter eggs and baking goods for their school carnival.  We are both looking forward to a long-extended family relationship filled with hope and love. 
 
Diane McReynolds
Emmaus Walk #138
May 19 – Stone Oak Cumberland Pres
June   – No Gathering 
Jul 21 - St Marks Presbyterian - Boerne
Aug 18 - St Andrews Presbyterian
Sep 15 - TBA
Oct 20 - TBA
Nov 17 - Leon Springs Presbyterian 

From Your Outreach Committee Chair:

Makenna Maloy our Outreach Chair is putting together a team who will coordinate activities that will enable the GSPC Diakonia Emmaus Community to truly be hands and feet of Jesus Christ through Christian Action. Your help is needed! If you are interested in serving on the committee,
please contact Makenna Maloy at daksmama@gmail.com or phone/text at 210-779-4010 

Please Update Your Contact Information!

The Diakonia Emmaus Community is updating and digitizing all our community member information we need your help.  Please make sure you've entered your information in our Community Database.  We send out emails out to over 250 people – but we only have forms filled out for 50 members so far.  Since there are many ways to serve we're asking that everyone update their contact information on a Team Service Form by following the link below.   If you need assistance please come to the April Gathering and see Laurie Owen for assistance we will have computers and team members available to assist you! 
Click here to Update Your Information

CALLING ALL EMMAUS MEN!

It is time to start planning the next Men’s walk which will be held  April  4-7 2019.  Volunteers are needed for the team.  If you want to share in the incredible opportunity of an Emmaus walk, don't miss your chance to serve!  Sign up now by completing the team service form on the link below:  

2018 GSPC Diakonia Emmaus
Board Members


Cami Pace  - Community Lay Director
Wayne Urbanowski – Community Spiritual Director
Karen Stocks – Treasurer
Steve Richards – Secretary and Music coordinator
Allen Cockrell – Historian
Makenna Maloy – Outreach Coordinator
Neisha Marshall – Librarian
Lori Miller – Gathering Coordinator
Laurie Owen – Registrar
Marzi Rust – Trailer chairperson
Betty Cockrell – Webmaster/Newsletter coordinator
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