Posts from November 2016

Light the Advent Candles

If you wish to light the candles on the Advent wreath during this Advent season, please sign up on the sheets in the Narthex at church or call Karol in the church office. You can light them by yourself, with your family or some of your friends. The Advent reading and instructions will be provided.…

Basketball Concession Stand

The IU Basketball season is in full swing and St. Paul provides only 3 volunteers this year; the Boy Scout Troop #148 fills the remaining worker slots. Please check your schedules and sign-up to help at the IU home Basketball games. Various dates and times are available. Information can be found on the sheet on…

Lost Equipment

The Praise Band is trying to locate a piece of equipment. If you have seen it or have any information, please contact Brian Baker or the church office. Description: CAD Drum-Mic Kit Aluminum Case with Reinforced Corners and Black Handle CAD in Black Letters on the Front of the Case Size –  Approximately 5” x…

Women’s News & Notes

We would like to thank everyone who helped with the Holiday Bazaar and Turkey Dinner!  As you know, this turns out to be a project of everyone who wants to be involved, therefore we thank all of you for making it a success. The United Methodist Women are taking some much deserved time off from…

Parish Nurse Notes

Eat like a toddler! Christmas season is upon us! It is a wonderful time of the year celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior. It is also a time of celebration with family, friends and of course, food! With all the Christmas festivities there comes an enormous amount of candy, cookies, cakes and other…

Christmas Decorations

Many thanks to Bill and Phyllis Alexander and Rita Harrington for decorating the Sanctuary and Narthex Christmas trees this Advent season. Thank you also to the Carnegie Family, Haynes Family, and the Johnston Family for setting up and decorating the Christmas tree in Brashaber Fellowship Hall and hanging the SONlights on the evergreens outside. Beautiful…

Poinsettias-SONlights

Poinsettias The Poinsettias are beautiful decorating the Sanctuary. You may find a list of those who purchased a poinsettia in memory of or in honor of a loved one on the bulletin board at the church. If you purchased a poinsettia, please take your poinsettia home with you following the 9:00 p.m. Christmas Eve service.…

December Missions

The hands-on mission project for December is the Angel Tree and the financial project is the Shepherd’s Fund. Angel Tree ~ The Angel Tree ornaments are available at St. Paul and can be found on the Christmas tree in the Narthex at church. The ornaments represent individual children and adults for whom you can provide…

Survey & Fun Facts . . .

Congregational Survey and Fun Facts: Fill out our survey! Please, please help by completing our survey as part of our FCJ journey ~ we need everyone to participate to share their opinions ~ and it’s anonymous! Just go to the following link: http://bit.ly/FCJSurvey. If you prefer a paper copy of the survey, just contact David…

Christmas Services

Join us for our special services this Christmas season which will be filled with carols, candlelight, and scripture. Christmas Eve Services: December 24th at 5:30 p.m. (Family Candlelight Service) December 24th at 9:00 p.m. (Traditional Candlelight Service) Christmas Day Service: December 25th at 10:00 a.m. (Only 1 service) New Year’s Day Service: January 1st at…