Posts from November 2018

Advent Silent Nights

You are invited to gather with us for Advent Silent Nights on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7 p.m. to pause for a time of silence and reflection to find peace and joy during this holy season of Advent. Wednesdays: Dec. 5, Dec. 12, Dec. 19 from 6:30-7 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

December Missions

December Missions ~ Angel Tree / Shepherd’s Fund 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 hanging on the Christmas Angel Tree in the narthex! The ornaments represent individual children…

UMW Christmas Party and News

The UMW ladies are taking some much deserved time off from making crafts and we will have our annual Christmas party on December 13th at 6:00 p.m. Our dinner and Christmas ornament exchange is always fun. Our next meeting will be January 10th and more information will be in the weekly bulletin.

St. Paul Youth News

SPY in December 12/2 –  Regular SPY Meeting 6-8 PM 12/9 – Regular SPY Meeting 6-8 PM 12/16 – SPY Christmas Party 5-8 PM at Ian & Laura’s Home! SPY JR. in December 12/2 –  Regular SPY Jr. Meeting 6-8 PM 12/9 – Regular SPY Jr. Meeting 6-8 PM 12/16 – SPY Jr. Christmas Party…

Parish Nurse . . . Advice for Cold Weather

Advice on staying warm and healthy during cold weather! Vaccinations – not only annual flu jab but consider pneumococcal vaccination (talk with your primary care provider). Protect against germs – avoid picking up and spreading germs by practicing good frequent hand washing. Keep active – try to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Eat well…

November Mission of the Month

The Mission of the Month is for Monroe County United Ministries’ Food Pantry. MCUM provides not only a Food Pantry for nonperishable foods, they have a Cleaning Closet for shampoo, lotion, spray cleaners, deodorant, baby wash, etc.; Opportunity House for clothing of all sizes, pots & pans, towels, paper and plastic bags, craft materials; and…

Introducing SPY Junior!

We are excited to announce a new opportunity for our 4th through 6th grade students! All 4th through 6th grade students are invited to join us at church on Sunday evenings from 6-8 p.m. for a youth group all their own called SPY Junior! This will be a time for these students to have a…

Pastor’s November 2018 Newsletter Article

For most of my life, November was simply the month before December and after October which contained Thanksgiving. If you have lived in America for any time at all, you probably already know about the annual Thanksgiving celebration; food, family, and football. Oh, yea, giving thanks is part of the holiday too. Even though I…