Walk to Emmaus
  • Emmaus Walk #22 Information

    Tampa Bay Area Spring Walk Information

    We are currently taking applications for the Tampa Bay Area Emmaus Spring Walk #22.  
    We are excited about the upcoming Walk and ask that you prayerfully consider sponsoring a Pilgrim for Walk #22.
    We will be having our pre-walk gathering on Saturday January 20th at the Boy’s and Girl’s Club in Brandon Florida.  The address is 213 North Knights Avenue, Brandon, 33510.
    As we prepare for the walks, please be in prayer for the team and future Pilgrims.  
    Tampa Bay Area Emmaus Lay Directors and Pilgrims for Walk #22

    The Women’s Lay Director for Walk #22 is Anna Mae Griffey.

    The Men’s Lay Director for Walk #22 is Don Furlong.

     

  • Pilgrim List

    Men’s Pilgrims

    Gerhard Heinrich

    Chet A. Tharpe

    Doyal Logan

     

    Women’s Pilgrims

    Cindy Carson

    Shari Gillis

    Maria Leasure

    Renate MayO

    Susan McElveen

    Janette Hatter Coats

    Juliet Yonly

    Cheryl Logan

     

  • Emmaus for Teenager’s and Young Adults

    Chrysalis “Flights” (for 10th through 12th graders) and “Journeys” (for young adults, ages 19-24) are three-day events. This three-day spiritual renewal time provides an opportunity for them to learn more about faith, to experience Christian love and support, and to make new faith commitments. The point is to inspire, challenge and equip them for a closer friendship with Christ and for Christian action at home, church, school, and community.

    For more information visit the Heart of Suncoast Chrysalis Website at: www.hoschrysalis.org/

  • Welcome

    While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. -Luke 24:15

    The Walk to Emmaus is a spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian disciples and leaders. The program’s approach seriously considers the model of Christ’s servanthood and encourages Christ’s disciples to act in ways appropriate to being “a servant of all.”

    The Walk to Emmaus experience begins with a 72-hour short course in Christianity, comprised of fifteen talks by lay and clergy on the themes of God’s grace, disciplines of Christian discipleship, and what it means to be the church. The course is wrapped in prayer and meditation, special times of worship and daily celebration of Holy Communion. The “Emmaus community,” made up of those who have attended an Emmaus weekend, support the 72-hour experience with a prayer vigil, by preparing and serving meals, and other acts of love and self-giving. The Emmaus Walk typically begins Thursday evening and concludes Sunday evening. Men and women attend separate weekends.

    During and after the three days, Emmaus leaders encourage participants to meet regularly in small groups. The members of the small groups challenge and support one another in faithful living. Participants seek to Christianize their environments of family, job, and community through the ministry of their congregations. The three-day Emmaus experience and follow-up groups strengthen and renew Christian people as disciples of Jesus Christ and as active members of the body of Christ in mission to the world.

  • Pilgrim List

    Men’s Pilgrims

    Gerhard Heinrich

    Chet A. Tharpe

    Doyal Logan

     

    Women’s Pilgrims

    Cindy Carson

    Shari Gillis

    Maria Leasure

    Renate MayO

    Susan McElveen

    Janette Hatter Coats

    Juliet Yonly

    Cheryl Logan

     

  • Welcome

    While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. -Luke 24:15

    The Walk to Emmaus is a spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian disciples and leaders. The program’s approach seriously considers the model of Christ’s servanthood and encourages Christ’s disciples to act in ways appropriate to being “a servant of all.”

    The Walk to Emmaus experience begins with a 72-hour short course in Christianity, comprised of fifteen talks by lay and clergy on the themes of God’s grace, disciplines of Christian discipleship, and what it means to be the church. The course is wrapped in prayer and meditation, special times of worship and daily celebration of Holy Communion. The “Emmaus community,” made up of those who have attended an Emmaus weekend, support the 72-hour experience with a prayer vigil, by preparing and serving meals, and other acts of love and self-giving. The Emmaus Walk typically begins Thursday evening and concludes Sunday evening. Men and women attend separate weekends.

    During and after the three days, Emmaus leaders encourage participants to meet regularly in small groups. The members of the small groups challenge and support one another in faithful living. Participants seek to Christianize their environments of family, job, and community through the ministry of their congregations. The three-day Emmaus experience and follow-up groups strengthen and renew Christian people as disciples of Jesus Christ and as active members of the body of Christ in mission to the world.

  • Upcoming Walks

    • Women's #22 March 8 - 11, 2018
    • Men's #22 March 15 - 18, 2018
    • Women's #23 October 4 - 7, 2018
    • Men's #23 October 11 - 14, 2018
    • View Registration Forms
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