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About the Walk to Emmaus

Learn more about the Emmaus experience

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Get Connected

Refresh and renew your Emmaus experience.

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Walk Schedule

Find out when the next Walk will take place.

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Serve on an Emmaus Team

Be the hands and feet of Jesus to others

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Praise the Lord

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News and Announcements

Walk To Emmaus: A Three-Day Spiritual Retreat

Here is a great video from an Emmaus community in Woodlands, Texas. It echoes the voices and sentiments of many of our own North Georgia family. Please take a moment to truly listen to the expressions of joy and thankfulness these “pilgrims” have for their Walk To Emmaus experience.

What is YOUR excuse for not going? Will you let it rob you of a wonderful blessing?

Accepting Walk Applications for 2020

The 2020 Walk To Emmaus Application is now available online! Please download and print several to have on-hand as you prayerfully considering sponsoring a Pilgrim. You may wish to review the Sponsor Information available on this site. If you desire to attend an Upcoming Walk, you will need to be sponsored by an Emmaus community member. To get connected with a sponsor, please email sponsorship@ngwte.org.

Upcoming Walks and Lay Directors Announced

The North Georgia Walk To Emmaus Community is pleased to announce the dates and Lay Directors for the Fall 2020 season. If you are interested in serving on one of these teams, please contact the Lay Director or send a message to the Team Selection Chair:

Men –       teamselectionmen@ngwte.org
Women – teamselectionwomen@ngwte.org

Team recruitment has begun, so please check your calendars and let us know of your desire to serve now!

Fall 2020


(Note: The Walk Numbers are not in sequential order,
due to rescheduling of the Spring walks)

Men’s #200 – Sept 10-13, 2020
Lay Director: Andy Burt
Browns Bridge Church, Cumming
Team meetings held at Duluth UMC

Women’s #232- Sept 17-20, 2020
Lay Director: Annette Sullins
Alpharetta FUMC


Men’s #201 – Oct 8-11, 2020
Lay Director: Mark Harper
McEachern Memorial UMC, Marietta

Women’s #231 – Oct 15-18, 2020
Lay Director: Lesé (Lisa) Cooper
Northbrook UMC, Roswell

Men’s #199 – Nov 5-8, 2020
Lay Director: Gary Willis
Mountain Lake Church, Cumming
Team meetings held at Alpharetta UMC

Women’s #230 – Nov 12-15, 2020
Lay Director: Sandi Falstreau
Kennesaw UMC, Kennesaw

More North Georgia Community Upcoming Events

Face to Face Encounters for 2020 have been postponed until a later date. Keep checking the Website for dates and locations.

Girls Chrysalis #103/ YAC #80
December 27-30, 2020
Lay Director – Dawn Reece
Guys Chrysalis #104/ YAC #81 
January 15-18, 2021
Lay Director- Tim Sanders

Click here for more FtF info

Click here for more Chrysalis info

Upcoming Community Gatherings

One of the best ways to stay connected with your Emmaus community is to attend a Gathering. Whenever possible, Gatherings are held on a monthly basis at various churches throughout the North Georgia area. It is a great opportunity to refresh and renew your Emmaus experience. Additional gathering dates will be posted when they are confirmed. All Emmaus, Chrysalis and Face To Face communities are welcome!

Date & Location

November 22 @7:30 to 9 pm – Hillside UMC

Our last gathering for 2019 will be held on November 22, 2019 at Hillside United Methodist Church in Woodstock.  We will begin to gather starting at 7pm, with the program running from 7:30pm-9:00pm and it is for all 3 of our Communities – Walk to Emmaus, Face to Face and Chrysalis.  Child care is available until 9pm.

New Members of the NGWTE Community

If you have recently completed a North Georgia Walk to Emmaus weekend (OR if you attended an Emmaus or similar three-day weekend in another community and you now live in the North Georgia Emmaus area) we would like you to be involved in what is going on in the NGWTE community. Look under the “Connect” menu item above to see several ways you can do this!