Immanuel Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Located in Amherst, MA, we serve Amherst and its surrounding communities including the Five Colleges.
Our non-negotiable values or core beliefs; the heart and character of our Church.
- We are a people gathered in Christ and moved by his spirit.
- We come together in joyful, musical worship of God.
- We are a welcoming congregation, inclusive and respectful, “Reconciling in Christ.”
- We seek to grow in faith and love, based in the teachings of the Bible.
- Children are an integral part of our worship and mission life.
- We care for people in need within the congregation, the community, and the world.
- We are responsible and nurturing stewards of God’s gifts: our people, our facilities, our finances, and our earth.
- We value the expertise, intellect and talent shared by our members.