Posts from July 2016

Worship Guide 7/31/16

Prayer: Jesus, thank you for loving me the way I am. I might not always understand why I do what I do, but I know you love me even when I fall. Your love pursues me and surrounds me. Help me to glorify and honor you by the way I live. May the account of…

BEES Exercise for Endurance and Strength

The “Bees Exercise” class is an on-going exercise program with a focus on Balanced Exercises for Endurance and Strength. The class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays each week from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in Brashaber Hall. A $4.00 per session donation is requested. There is no need to register, just show up on class day and enjoy…

August Mission of the Month

The Hospice House of Bloomington opened in 2012. It is a 12-bed in patient facility  designed solely for the use of patients and families enrolled in the hospice program. The facility has 10,000 square feet with common areas which allow families and friends to gather, including a kitchen, dining room, living room, counseling/meditation area, and…

Indiana Conference News

Effective September 1st, the new Bishop assigned to the Indiana Conference is Bishop Julius Trimble. Bishop Trimble, a Chicago native, served local churches in both Illinois and Ohio, and as a District Superintendent before being chosen to serve as a Bishop. For the last 8 years, he has served as Bishop of the Iowa Annual…

Seeking Soccer Volunteers

We’d love to have you and your enthusiasm assist with this year’s Upward Soccer Program! There are many opportunities to find an area perfect for you where you can invest in the children’s lives as they grow athletically and spiritually through this athletic experience. Many areas such as coaching, refereeing, concession stand worker, set-up and…

VBS Week ~ it was Incredible!

VBS week would not have happened without all of the AMAZING St. Paul Volunteers! We had such an awesome week as we taught kids all about what it means to follow Jesus, even when life can be tough and to WALK THIS WAY toward God. They learned that God has amazing things planned for them…

Parish Nurse Notes…Wash Your Hands

Welcome back to school! Just a reminder how important hand washing is to contain the spread of those shared germs!! School classrooms can be an incubator of a great variety of virus’ and research shows that regular hand washing can greatly reduce the spread of germs. You too, may have learned as a child how…

Worship Guide: 7-10-16 Broken

Prayer: Jesus, thank you for loving me with an everlasting love. No matter where life takes me, I am not alone because you are with me. Even though my heart wanders, you continue to bless me with your love and forgiveness. Empower me with your Spirit so I might live a life that glorifies you. In…

Lake at Camp Indicoso

Collections continue for the Lake Project at Camp Indicoso, the only camp in the Indiana Conference without a natural water feature connected to it. Where is Camp Indicoso? Camp Indicoso is only 15 minutes south of Bloomington! Forty years ago the original 15-acre lake drained away into the limestone caves. Technology has now provided for…