Posts from August 2018

Mission of the Month-September

The September Mission of the Month is for Wheeler Mission-Bloomington. The two Wheeler Mission Bloomington locations are the Center for Men & the Center for Women and Children. In October 2015, Backstreet Missions and Agape House merged with Wheeler Mission. Both locations offer emergency shelter to assist the needs of men, women and their children…

Pastor’s September 2018 Newsletter Article

In my last newsletter article, I mentioned I was an introvert. Some found that hard to believe. For those who still wonder, it wasn’t a typo. I am an introvert. I’ve taken various assessments and I usually end up around 96% introverted.     Introverts are stereotyped as being off in a corner, held up in their room,…

Cub Scouts Fall Kickoff-Aug. 25th

Cub Scout Pack #121 will host Cub Scout S.T.E.M. Fun for their Fall Kickoff on Saturday, August 25th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at St. Paul! They are very excited to welcome new and current Cubs for a fun afternoon of S.T.E.M. activities! All boys and girls, Kindergarten through 5th grade, (and their families) are welcome. Contact Cub Master,…

Gold Group Trip-Wednesday, Aug. 22

The Gold Group (ages 60+) travels to visit Hilltop Orchids in Cloverdale on Wednesday, August 22nd, leaving the church at 9:30 a.m. They will visit Almost Home restaurant in Greencastle for a lunch of contemporary cuisine. Costs are $5 for gas; $5 for entry at Hilltop Orchids, which will be applied to any purchase (+free…

Leisure Timers Gather August 20th

The Leisure Timers gather on Monday, August 20th at 12:00 noon for their monthly luncheon in Brashaber Fellowship Hall. You are invited! They will share favorite hobbies and/or stories about their most beloved pastime! Please bring a covered dish as well for the pitch-in lunch and you are welcome to invite a friend too.

St. Paul Church Picnic-August 19

This Sunday, August 19th is our church picnic for St. Paul family and friends! Gather at 4 p.m., eat at 6 p.m. at Bruce and Jyme Johnston’s home. This is a pitch-in, so bring your favorite meat dish, vegetable, salad or dessert to share. Please also bring table service and lawn chairs for each member…

Sunday, August 12th is Casual Sunday!

This Sunday, August 12th is Casual Sunday! Wear your picnic attire to church on Sunday then gather together at Highland Village Park at 1:00 p.m. for our Neighborhood Picnic and Blessing of the Backpacks! Get to know the faces and names of our neighbors, build relationships, and share God’s love!

UMW News

Craft Classes Continue . . .  Craft Classes will be held Thursday, August 9th and 23rd at 10:00 a.m. Crafts are being prepared for the Holiday Bazaar in November! Please bring a brown bag lunch on the 9th. On the 23rd, the ladies will eat lunch together at a local restaurant at 1:00 p.m. Join…

Parish Nurse Notes…Dental Health

The Root of Dental Care Healthy teeth and gums count for more than a pretty smile in pictures. Regular brushing, flossing and trips to the dentist help prevent both cavities and serious gum disease. Brush your best! Use a brush with soft bristles to avoid harm to your gums. Aim for 30 seconds in each…