Posts from April 2016

Parish Nurse News . . .

A BIG thank you to those of you who stopped by the Health Fair to hopefully ask questions and gather information. It was disappointing that the Indiana Blood Center was unable to make it, but we will hope for their participation next year. Thank you to our members, Robin Lemieux, JL Siefers, Sandy Siefers, Drew…

Monthly Neighborhood Event Call-Out

Are you interested in getting involved in connecting with people from St. Paul and the local neighborhood? If you are looking for that, then we are looking for YOU! People who would be interested in learning more about what this would look like for our monthly Friday night events, please sign up on the bulletin…

Kids Stuff for May . . .

This month, we want to explain something to kids about CONTENTMENT. It is deciding to be happy with what you’ve got. In other words, you can choose to be happy because of what God has actually given you. You can choose to shift your focus away from what you don’t have and toward what God…

Calling ALL 2016 Grads!

We are looking to collect approximately 4-5 pictures from all High School Graduates starting with infant and going up to a senior picture. Please get all pictures to Laura (via email, laura@stpaulbloomington.org or drop actual pictures in the Director of Family Ministries mailbox by the church office) no later than Sunday, May 29th. Please include…

Pickleball ~ Playing Outdoors Again!

The “Pickleballers” are playing outside now, weather-permitting, and play starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday evenings. When there is inclement weather, they play inside utilizing Brashaber Fellowship Hall, when available. Questions about Pickleball? More info can be found under the “Fellowship” tab on our website or contact, Kyle Landgrebe. Come play, come watch, come cheer!…

May’s Monthly Mission

Vacation Bible School is our mission project for the month of May. It takes a monumental amount of time and resources for planning, preparing, and prepping, plus lots of supplies are needed for a successful VBS week. Vacation Bible School at St. Paul may be a child’s only exposure to God and His love for…

VBS is on the Horizon . . .

Vacation Bible School (VBS) is a great way for us to begin to forge relationships with children in a fun and exciting way! To do this we need lots of loving adults to serve in a variety of capacities. Please look ahead on your calendar and mark out the dates of Sunday, July 17 –…

UMW News . . .

The United Methodist Women will take a break from their monthly business meetings for the summer and will resume on September 8th. The Craft Classes however, will continue meeting the second and fourth Thursday of each month, 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. On the second Thursday bring a bag lunch, on the 4th Thursday the…

Highland Park Elementary Seeks Volunteers

HIGHLAND PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL is searching for library volunteers! Adults who can shelve books, read to kids etc. You just have to have a background check which is $5.00. If you need more information, contact Robin Lemieux. They also seek volunteers for their school carnival on May 6th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Can you give 30 minutes as…