Social Ministry

As the hands and feet of Christ, we seek to “serve with love” in the community and proclaim God’s love through word and deed. Below are some of our regular projects. Contact the church office to see how you can be involved!

Click here to read more about our ongoing food drive for the Amherst Survival Center.

Immanuel members serving a meal at Cathedral in the Night

Immanuel members serving a meal at Cathedral in the Night

Hosting the Amherst Survival Center Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Ongoing food drive for the Amherst Survival Center
Holiday Toy Drive and Adopt-a-family
Souper Bowl of Caring
Hosting social and music events at local assisted living facilities
Hosting meals at the Northampton Interfaith Cot Shelter

Financial support for local, regional, and global ministries:
A Better Chance
Amherst Survival Center
Cathedral in the Night
ELCA Hunger Appeal
Not Bread Alone
Craig’s Doors Shelter
-National Alliance on Mental Illness – Western Mass. Chapter
-Northampton Cot Shelter
-Amherst Family Center
-Camp Calumet
-Community Action Fuel Assistance Fund

“Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.” -Matthew 25:40