What's Happening at St. Paul's?
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The Easter egg hunt will begin immediately after the 9:00 a.m. church service in four locations: Ages 3 and under: lawn area next to kids club, Ages 4 through 1st grade: behind the youth wing, 2nd and 3rd grade: front playground, 4th and 5th grade; back playground. Children will collect empty eggs, bring them to the table in the courtyard, and turn in the eggs for a bag of candy.
Easter is coming soon (Apr 21, 2019) and our Easter coffee hour is one of our biggest of the year. It is so big that one ministry can’t handle it alone. We are asking everyone to pitch in as they are able to help make our Easter coffee hour tasty, fun, and full of festive fellowship. Click HERE to sign up.
On April 28, 2019, there will be a parish update in the church following the 9:00 a.m. service. Topics on the agenda will include George’s sabbatical and a parish business update, covering areas of staffing as well as building and grounds improvements. Coffee will be served by the Vestry in the narthex before the meeting.
There is a special coffee hour in the Parish Hall following the 9:00 a.m. service on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019. This will be an excellent opportunity to gather with family and friends in celebration of this joyous day. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
Each year, the men of St. Paul’s gather in Emerald Isle for a week of fun at the beach – just to have a great time! This year, Men’s Beach Week runs from Easter Sunday, April 21 through Sunday, April 28, 2019. Choose to come for one or more nights – the sign-up sheet is in the narthex. Click HERE for the registration form. For more info, please contact Mike McInerney at Michael.email@example.com or 919-656-4629.
St. Paul’s Women’s Beach Week is open to all St. Paul’s women over 18. All are welcome! We have houses reserved in Emerald Isle NC. The dates are Sunday April 28 – Sunday May 5, 2019. The cost is $40 a night. This is a wonderful way to meet, reconnect, relax, and have fun with other members of our church. The sign-up poster is in the narthex, with forms and information. For questions, call or text Yvon Daniel, 919-747-1199, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click HERE for a video showing an update to St. Paul’s Capital Campaign. The video shows both the plan for the use of the funds pledged so far, and possibilities for what we could do with more funding. This includes repairs, renovations, and exciting possibilities for new construction. Click HERE to pledge to the Capital Campaign.
St. Paul’s has been given an opportunity to serve those less fortunate by helping out on an ongoing basis at the Dorcas Food Pantry. We have been asked to supply 4 volunteers for the 2nd and 4th Saturday from noon to 3:00 p.m. on an on-going basis. Continue reading for more and to sign up.Continue reading
Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be happening June 17-21, 2019. Registration forms are in the Narthex and here: 2019 VBS Registration Forms . Completed registration forms are due by May 1. We need lots of youth and adult volunteers, so please be sure to let us know if you will be able to help. Contact: Sara Concini, email@example.com.
Since 2013 the Arts & Crafts Festival has been raising money for outreach at St. Paul’s. In 2018 we raised over $7200. We need your help to continue this good work. Please consider joining the planning committee for this year’s festival on November 9, 2019. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
The Fellowship Events Team (FET) plans to help by making and serving soup at the St. Paul’s Arts and Crafts Festival to be held on November 9, 2019. If you would like to help with that, we would love to have you join us. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
Notice anything different about our website (www.stpaulscary.org)? Look up top, where the web address is. It shows a little padlock, and instead of HTTP, it now shows HTTPS. Our website is now secure, meaning that information is encrypted in its journey between your web browser and the web server. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
Making a pledge to support the operating costs of St. Paul’s is never a missed opportunity! Although we have a working budget, your contributions are still needed to sustain the good works we are doing in the local community. To pledge to annual operating budget for 2019 now, click HERE. Continue reading for more.Continue reading
On the third Sunday of each month, at 10:15 AM, there will be an “Introduction 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. We will take a brief tour of the church grounds and have time for questions and conversation.
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