News (Page 27)

Lighting of our Advent Candles . . .

If you wish to light the Advent candles during Advent, please sign up on the bulletin board or call 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. The Advent wreath is a continual reminder to us of whom…

Advent Meditations and Prayers

Unto Us A Child is Born . . .  This booklet of daily Advent Meditations and Prayers by Henri J.M. Nouwen is available for your devotional readings during this Advent season. You may pick up a copy located on the Usher’s table in the Narthex. “Henri Nouwen’s thoughtful and thought-provoking reflections lead us to a…

November Mission of the Month

Our Mission of the Month for November is the Food Pantry for Monroe County United Ministries (MCUM). The current need for their food pantry is for canned fruits. Donated items may be placed in the blue bin outside the church office.

Sunday School NEWS: 4th-6th Grades

Calling all 4th-6th graders! This Sunday, November 1st, you will begin having a Sunday School class all your own! You will meet in the SWAT room from 10-10:45AM. You can then attend church with your family at 11:00! We look forward to this being a time for this group to grow closer to one another…

St. Paul Kid’s NEWS . . .

We often think of service in terms of our experience with a waiter at a restaurant or maybe how helpful the store clerk is at our favorite shop. But as we lean into God’s heart and discover what it means to reflect His character to the world around us, we soon discover something more about…

Membership Plus Class

A class for those interested in membership as well as others, will be starting in October! Please sign the “Membership Plus Class” interest sheet which can be found on the bulletin board at the church.

Parish Nurse Notes … Back to School!

Going to school means planning for healthy and delicious snacks that are hopefully quick and easy, as well as something kids will eat! Unfortunately, most of what can be purchased from vending machines is filled with salt, sugar, and fat. A zip-lock bag of nuts (check allergies!), a container of fresh fruit such as strawberries,…

Children’s Ministry . . .

Initiative is seeing what needs to be done and doing it. Initiative isn’t just some practical principle; it’s really a spiritual principle that starts with God. It is part of God’s character. When we show initiative, we are reflecting God’s image that is hardwired in us. This month in Sunday School we are going to…