Emmaus Road Church
Emmaus Road Church
Making and multiplying disciples of Jesus Christ.

"Oh, magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together!"

- Psalm 34:3




Sunday Worship Gatherings


The church is not a brick-and-mortar building or a meeting, it's a community of the ransomed and redeemed people of God.

Having been transferred from the domain of darkness to the kingdom of God's beloved Son (Col. 1:13), we gather together regularly to maximize our delight in God by expressing our joy out loud and sharing our joy with each other.

When we gather on Sunday mornings, we come together to encounter the active power and presence of God, who has spoken to us by his word and revealed himself to us in the person and work of Jesus Christ.

The aim of our worship gatherings is to glorify God and to build one another up. We do that by singing, praying, exercising spiritual gifts, participating in the Lord's Supper, and receiving the preached word of God.

What then, brothers? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up.
— 1 Corinthians 14:26

Missional Communities


The gospel of Jesus Christ saves, redeems, and transforms people. When gospel-people do life together, gospel-communities are formed. And gospel-communities impact the city by engaging in the gospel-mission to make more disciples.

Missional communities are made up of people who share their lives together—from homes and hobbies to meals and mowers. In these communities, the internal transformation of the gospel becomes visible as we practice hospitality, bear each other’s burdens, serve our neighbors, and grow in faith together.

As we believe and live out the gospel in community, we begin to plan and pray and partner together so that people in our neighborhoods and relational networks can hear and experience the gospel.

We are disciples, living on mission together to make more disciples.

To learn more about Missional Communities or to join one, let us know more about yourself and we'll help you find a gospel community to live with on mission.


Discipleship Huddles


Deep growth happens in huddles, groups of 2-4 people of the same gender who meet regularly to practice one-another care and discipleship through a few simple, intentional habits.


Hear and Obey

Since God communicates himself to us and reveals Jesus to us through Scripture, Huddles are built around the word. Members read and study God’s word together in order to understand it, trust it, and live it.

Repent and Believe

Believing Jesus is not merely the starting point, it is the way we live all of life. We battle remaining sin and we grow in holiness by helping each other apply the gospel to every area of life. Turning from unbelief and idolatry, Huddle members point each other toward renewed faith in Christ.

Plan and Pray

Because we’re on mission together, we pray for the people God has brought into our lives and make intentional plans to engage with them for the sake of the gospel.




We believe in faithfully and joyfully giving our first and best back to God.


"For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you by his poverty might become rich."

- 2 Corinthians 8:9




Create a Profile on Realm


Realm is an online network and communication tool that we use to facilitate life-on-life community. You can use it to receive important church-wide announcements, stay in touch with your Missional Community, organize activities, RSVP for events, and more. You don't need to be a member of Emmaus Road Church to participate on Realm.

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Explore Church Membership


We value church membership as the way we commit to living out the one another commands of the New Testament in the context of a specific community of believers.

To learn more about becoming a member of Emmaus Road Church, fill out the form below or email us at hello@emmausroadsf.com.

[The Church] is the dearest place on earth to us.
— Charles H. Spurgeon
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"So with yourselves, since you are eager for manifestations of the Spirit, strive to excel in building up the church."





Join a Ministry Team


We encourage members and regular attenders of Emmaus Road Church to express their eagerness for manifestations of the Spirit by striving to excel in building up the church (1 Cor. 14:12). We have three ministry teams that serve during our Sunday Worship Gatherings.


Host Team

Our Host Team exists to express the kind of hospital and generosity that Christ has shown to us. They do this by taking care of all of the set-up and tear-down, welcoming people at the doors, and more.

Worship Team

Our Worship Team exists to lead our congregation in biblical expressions of joy in God through gospel-centered and Christ-exalting songs. The Worship Team comprises singers, musicians, and sound techs.

Emmaus Road Kids

The Emmaus Road Kids Team provides care and gospel-centered instruction for children between the ages of 15 months and 10 years.

Read more about Emmaus Road Kids here.

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As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: ...whoever serves, as one who serves by the strength that God supplies—in order that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ.
— 1 Peter 4:10-11