What's Happening at St. Paul's?
Over the past few weeks, an effort was made to highlight and celebrate all of the good that ST. PAUL’s represents. The church and its ministries provide spiritual support and help to our community that makes a real difference. Your support is what makes this a reality. Continue reading for more and to pledge.Continue reading
Christmas Poinsettia envelopes will be available in the pews from Sunday, November 12, 2017 through Sunday, December 3. Giving a poinsettia that will decorate the altar and worship spaces for the Christmas services is a beautiful way to remember and/or give thanks for the special people in our lives. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
“A Babe is Born” featuring the St. Paul’s Choir with Joanna Li, organist and Russell McKinney, director is now available for purchase. The CD presents music of Advent and Christmas. You can hear one of the pieces on the CD by clicking HERE. Continue reading for more and to purchase.Continue reading
On the third Sunday of the month, there will be an “Intro to St. Paul’s.” If you are new to St. Paul’s and would like to know more about our community, join a member of the clergy at the baptismal font – just inside the main entryway to the church – at 10:15 AM for a short introduction to St. Paul’s and the Episcopal Church. We will take a brief tour of the church grounds and have plenty of time for questions and conversation. Join the Rev. Javier E. Almendárez Bautista on Sunday, November 19, 2017.
Family Promise of Wake County is having a volunteer workday on November 19, 2017 at their Raleigh campus. The Family Promise site has had some storm damage to the property over the last few months. Continue reading to sign up.Continue reading
St.Paul’s Preschool Transitional Kindergarten class is hosting a food drive for the “Little Red Wagon” project at St. Paul’s which supports Urban Ministries. There is a complete list on the Urban ministries website (click HERE), but most non-perishable items are welcome, especially healthier versions of the item. Please put your donations in the bins in the Parish Hall. The last day for the food drive will be Tuesday, November 21. Thank you for your support!
Christmas trees will be on sale at St. Francis United Methodist Church starting Friday, November 24, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Then on Saturdays, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Sundays: noon to 8:00 PM, and M-F: noon to 8:00 PM. (St. Francis advertises our Lobster Fest, and St. Paul’s, in turn, advertises the tree sale.) For orders, go to: www.saintfrancisumc.org/christmas-trees-cary. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
There will be a Memorial Garden workday on Saturday, December 2, 2017. We will gather at 9:00 AM and should be finished by noon. If you are interested in helping, please contact Jackie Straub at email@example.com.
Would you like a night for shopping, decorating, or maybe just a “date night”? Parents Night Out Babysitting will be held Friday, December 8, 2017, 6:00 to 9:30 PM, in the Parish Hall, for children ages 2 through 5th grade. This is a fundraiser for youth mission and pilgrimage trips. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
The Women’s Study Group will be reading the following books. We hope you can join us to discuss them. We meet at 12:00 noon in the Bride’s Room. If you have any questions, contact Leah Dail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- December 12, 2017 – An Altar in the World by Barbara Brown Taylor
- January 9, 2018 – Homegoing by Yaa Hyasi
- February 13, 2018 – Between the World and Me by Ta-Nahisi Coats
Advent Lessons and Carols will be presented by the St. Paul’s Choir on December 17, 2017 at 4:00 PM in the church. This service of nine Scripture readings followed by choral music and hymns is modeled after the world-famous service presented by the Choir of Kings College, Cambridge, for many decades. Continue reading….Continue reading
The Fourth Sunday of Advent and Christmas Eve are on the same Sunday this year; therefore, it will require the Greening of the Church to be held in two parts. Part One will be Thursday, December 21 from 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
The Altar Flower Chart for 2018 will be placed in the narthex in mid December. If you would like to give flowers that will decorate the altar area for the Sunday services, please sign up for the Sunday of your choice. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
St. Paul’s Lobster Fest has been tremendously successful over the past eleven years. Here are customer comments from the 2017 Lobster Fest. Click HERE.
Read the Senior Ministries plans for 2018. Events occur every other month, alternating social and educational events. The tentative schedule of 2018 events will begin with a visit to the Cary Theater in January. Click HERE for more.
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