The Walk to Emmaus experience begins with prayerful discernment and an invitation from a sponsor. After an individual accepts this invitation, they complete an application.

Walk Dates

Men’s Fall Walk #177

October 10-13, 2024

Lay Director: John Davenport

Women’s Fall Walk #178

October 24-27, 2024

Lay Director: Sharon Cook


Gatherings begin at 7:27 pm, usually on the second Friday of the month. Locations rotate around to various community churches. Childcare is no longer available for Gatherings.

Upcoming Gatherings


Fern Creek UMC

6727 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, Ky 40291

May 10, 2024 @7:27pm

Drennon Christian Church

9216 Drennon Road, Campbellsburg, Ky

June 14, 2024 @ 7:27pm


July 12, 2024 @ 7:27pm


August Super Gathering 8/9/2024 @7:27pm

Fern Creek UMC

6727 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, Ky 40291

September 13, 2024 @7:27pm

New Life Church

3402 Goose Creek Rd, Louisville, KY 40241


October 11, 2024 @ 7:27pm


November 8, 2024 7:27 pm

December Super Gathering 12/13/2024 @7:27pm

Fern Creek UMC

6727 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291

If your church would like to host a Gathering, contact Nancy Crittenden at


Easily register by EITHER:

  1. completing the online form (preferred) OR
  2. downloading, completing and mailing the PDF version from link below.

All registrations with deposit must be received at least 30 days before the Walk’s start date.

LAEC Walk ONLINE Registration form

Contact the Registrar with any questions, special accommodations or requests.