Emmaus Blog

Ruth Rinne

Emmaus Homes - Saturday, July 28, 2018

Ruth Rinne was introduced to Emmaus at a very early age. Growing up in Holstein near Marthasville, her family and church regularly brought fresh produce to the campus. Her great-great grandfather even donated some of the original acreage that Emmaus was built on.  Read more

I Am Emmaus: Rick Oberle's Letter

Emmaus Homes - Sunday, July 15, 2018

Written by Rev. Rick Oberle, Emmaus Board Member, Pastor of Columbia UCC
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Celebrating 125 Years of Faith

Emmaus Homes - Thursday, July 05, 2018

Written by Rev. Cindy Bumb, VP of Spiritual Care  Read more

Paul's WOW Moment

Emmaus Homes - Friday, June 01, 2018

Written by Marty T. (Direct Support Professional)  Read more

Gaining a Mother's Trust

Emmaus Homes - Sunday, May 13, 2018

Written by Cherice Rodgers, Residential Service Manager  Read more

A Care for Nursing

Emmaus Homes - Saturday, May 12, 2018

As Manager of Health Services, Alicia has been an invaluable member of the Emmaus family where she has worked as nurse for almost 26 years. Emmaus Homes has been serving people with developmental disabilities for nearly 125 years. Alicia’s ever constant smiles as well as her radiant bedside manners are as much a part of the history and culture of Emmaus.  Read more

Gina Tackett: 5 Year Special Education Teacher

Emmaus Homes - Tuesday, May 08, 2018

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What's Up with the New Tax Law?

Emmaus Homes - Thursday, April 12, 2018

Mid-April… That glorious time of year we all love to hate… Tax Day.
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I Am Different, Not Less

Emmaus Homes - Thursday, March 15, 2018

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Adopt-a-Home: St. John UCC (Manchester)

Steven Amrhein - Thursday, April 27, 2017

Some volunteers approach Emmaus on an individual basis; other times, church groups or service organizations inquire about opportunities to get involved. Often, all it takes is a motivated, core group of volunteers to cultivate a meaningful and lasting relationship with the clients and staff in a community home. Today's Volunteer Spotlight features a Q & A with long-time Adopt-a-Home volunteers from St. John UCC (Manchester).  Read more