What's Happening at St. Paul's?
St. Paul’s Pancake Supper, is scheduled for Shrove Tuesday, February 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in the Parish Hall. This event is sponsored by the Men’s Group. Come by and have lots of good pancakes with all the fixings. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for students (K-12), $0 for pre-school child, $20 max per family.
Twenty six clergy and faith leaders from the Cary area have composed a “Letter from Faith Leaders in Support of Immigrants and Refugees in Cary.” Continue reading for the text and list of signatories of the letter.Continue reading
Photos of Welcome Party for Refugee Family, held February 26, 2017 are posted HERE.
Photos of the Murder Mystery Dinner: Rushmore’s Revenge, presented February 25, 2017 by the youth of St. Paul’s are posted HERE.
Sunday classes continue on February 26, 2017, in the Chapel, from 10:15 to 11:00. Join Andrew Zawierucha for a class on the prophets Zechariah and Malachi. There will be no class on Ash Wednesday. Wednesday evening Adult Formation continues March 8, 2017. Continue reading for details.Continue reading
Each of the nominees for the XII Bishop Diocesan of North Carolina submitted a theological reflection answering the question: With which biblical character do you most identify and why? For The Rev. George Adamik’s theological reflection, click HERE. For the home page of the search for the XII Bishop of North Carolina click HERE.
Ash Wednesday Services, Mar 1, 2017:
7:00 AM: Ash Wednesday Service, Imposition of Ashes
12:00 Noon: Ash Wednesday Service, Imposition of Ashes
5:45 PM: Ash Wednesday Service for Families, Imposition of Ashes
7:00 PM: Ash Wednesday Service, Imposition of Ashes
The Work Day originally scheduled for Jan 7 had been rescheduled for March 4, 2017 at 9:00 AM. We will need help with washing, replacing, installing, removing, and de-greasing around campus! Continue reading for more.Continue reading
A Special Convention for the Election of the XII Bishop Diocesan will be held Saturday, Mar 04, 2017, 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Our rector, Rev. George Adamik, is one of the candidates. If you would like to follow the convention, there are several ways it can be done. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
St. Paul’s will once again be celebrating Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts at the 9:00 AM service on Sunday, March 5. Volunteer opportunities for youth and adult Scouts will be available. Our Scouts will be volunteering for the service (greeters, ushers, lectors) as well as hosting the coffee hour that follows. Sign up HERE to support this effort. Contact: Kathleen Neff, email@example.com.
The next mystery book we will be reading is The Blessing Way by Tony Hillerman. We will meet at the Starbucks at Cary Towne Center on March 7, 2017 at 7:00 PM. Any questions call Sarah Collins, 919-757-2086.
Adult confirmation classes will take place on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 PM in the Youth Wing, beginning on February 22, 2017 and continuing throughout the Lenten season. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
The Fellowship Events Team invites you to The 2nd Annual BBQ Luncheon, Saturday, March 11, 2017 in the Parish Hall. The luncheon includes chicken and pulled pork, made with a special sauce, and served with delicious sides. Food served 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (take-out available). Tickets on sale February 19-March 5 on Sundays during the coffee hours and after the 9:00 and 11:15 AM services in front of the church Tickets are $10.00/adult, $5.00/child. Join us for food and fellowship. Contact: Toni Holderied 919-387-8225 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn about the fascinating travels of John Keith and his long-standing ministry in Latin America, particularly Nicaragua. Please join St. Paul’s Senior Ministry on March 18 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. Continue reading for more and to sign up.Continue reading
A spaghetti dinner will be held on Friday, March 24, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in support of the Appalachia Service Project (ASP). The dinner is in the parish hall and individual dinners are $7.00, a family eats for $25.00, and kids under 5 eat free. No reservations are necessary. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
Join your fellow parishioners on Saturday, March 25 at 8:30 AM to spread mulch, prune plants, and tidy up the grounds of St. Paul’s. There will be a variety of jobs available – spreading mulch, weeding, pruning, and planting. Please bring a water bottle, gloves, rake, shovel, and wheelbarrow, if you have one. Please contact Julia Rudy at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Sunday, March 26, 2017 is Hermano Day (Farmworker Day). Representatives from the Episcopal Farmworker Ministry will be here to tell us about the work being done to help our farmworker brothers in Christ. St. Paul’s helps by donating work clothes and bedding and by offering financial support. Please bring your donations to church that day. Continue reading for more and to see what donations are needed.Continue reading
Dorcas Ministries is sponsoring the NC Baptist Men’s Dental Bus on Saturday April 22, 2017. They are looking for dentists, hygienists, and volunteers so that they can provide services to those in our community who are in need of select dental services. The clinic hours are 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. If you are a dentist, hygienist, or dental assistant who would be interested in volunteering your time, Continue reading….Continue reading
Join with the men of Saint Paul’s, oceanfront, in Emerald Isle, NC for a week of fellowship, great food, and relaxation at Men’s Beach Week (MBW2017). This year’s trip runs Sunday, April 23 – Sunday, April 30. Flexible scheduling: pick your days or come for the whole week! Click HERE for registration form. Contact: Men’s Group President Fill Bowen, 919-215-4543, firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Paul’s will once again be partnering with other Episcopal churches on a house-build for Habitat for Humanity in 2017. While volunteers are welcome on any weekend (Thursday, Friday, or Saturday), we have reserved April 29 and May 20 as St. Paul’s work days. Continue reading to sign up.Continue reading
Read an article from a St. Paul’s parishioner whose loved one’s ashes are inurned in St. Paul’s Memorial Garden. The article recounts how the loved one could be kept close in a setting of serenity and comfort. Continue reading for the article.Continue reading
Read what one St. Paul’s member recounts about the meaning of the Remembrance Wall, a part of St. Paul’s Memorial Garden. Continue reading….Continue reading
Appalachia Service Project (ASP) is scheduled for June 25 to July 1, 2017. There is limited space for youth and (a few) adults. Continue reading for more and to sign up.Continue reading
St. Paul’s Information Technology (IT) Committee is looking for a few good techies (people who can do computer stuff). Specifically, we need somebody who can do computer and network support, and may be able to come into the church office occasionally during work hours. Contact Heather Gates, email@example.com
We can use your old mobile phones! If you have recently upgraded to a new phone, or are planning to do so soon, please consider donating your old mobile phone to our Refuge for Refugees (R4R) Ministry. You can leave them in the R4R box in the church office. Questions or need a receipt? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
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