About ELC

About Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Bremerton WA

 

The Story of Bremerton’s own Emmanuel Lutheran Church goes way back to 1945 when the first service was performed in a private home in Manette.  Quickly growing, in January of 1946 the Quonset Hut was built and by February the first council election was held.  At that time the formation of the Manette Lutheran Church of Bremerton which was then affiliated with the ELC (Evangelical Lutheran Church)

 

 

A New Church is Built

Early Emmanuel Lutheran Church - Bremerton By fall of 1946 a new chapel was built and was dedicated and then the first church (1949)  The first church building is now the fellowship hall and upstairs building.

As the congregation grew so was the need for a bigger facility and by 1955 the groundbreaking for today’s church occurred.  It was 1956 that the dedication of the new Emmanuel Lutheran Church.  Almost 500 worshipers packed the building for the dedication and Sunday service.

 

 

 

 

Today’s Emmanuel Lutheran Church

Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Bremerton Today

 

Fast forward to August 2010 Emmanuel Lutheran Church voted to sever ties with the ELCA and to merge with Hope Lutheran Church and join the AALC or American Association of Lutheran Churches.

 

Upcoming Events
June 3, 2017
  • Men's Fellowship Breakfast
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: June 3, 2017 - 9:00 am

    Location: The Bridge Deli & Coffee Co., East 11th Street, Bremerton, WA, United States

July 1, 2017
  • Men's Fellowship Breakfast
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: July 1, 2017 - 9:00 am

    Location: The Bridge Deli & Coffee Co., East 11th Street, Bremerton, WA, United States

August 5, 2017
  • Men's Fellowship Breakfast
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: August 5, 2017 - 9:00 am

    Location: The Bridge Deli & Coffee Co., East 11th Street, Bremerton, WA, United States