Posts from November 2017

UMW News and Notes

We wish 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 funds taken in totaled approximately $6,700.00! The UMW ladies are taking some much…

320 Class Begins New Video Series

Beginning on Sunday, December 3rd, the 320 Class begins a new study of the video series, A Man Named Martin. Did you know that 500 years ago this past October 31st marks a revolutionary date in church history? The Reformation, the schism of the Protestant church from Catholicism, was fueled by the posting of the…

Sign-ups Begin November 19th

Poinsettias: If you would like to help decorate the Sanctuary during Advent to honor a special person, or remember a loved one, you may do so by ordering a poinsettia. Sign-up at the table in the narthex at church or call the church office. The cost is $7.00, payable when placing your order. You may…

CORN for Thanksgiving Baskets

Bring a can of corn with you next Sunday as St. Paul is collecting cans of corn for Thanksgiving Baskets which will be distributed to those less fortunate by Pantry 279. Pantry 279 is a food pantry in Ellettsville by the Girl Scout Troop 69279. Last year they distributed 800 baskets to families in need…

Pastor’s Article – November 2017

For the past year, I’ve reflected on one Psalm a week. I felt spending the entire week with a Psalm and reading the Psalm’s entry in a commentary would be a good way to go deeper. A few weeks ago, I spent the week reflecting on Psalm 84. The psalmist writes, “1 How lovely is…