Worship and Pastoral Care

Worship and Pastoral Care

Even a brief review of a topic as encompassing as our stewardship of worship and pastoral care would mean hours of my writing time and your reading time and would leave us all exhausted.  So, we won’t do it.  What follows is brief and, I hope, to the point.  (You’re...
Administration and Building Support

Administration and Building Support

Our Gentleman of Noble Poverty team has accomplished much in the first six months of the year: FEMA repairs in the gymnasium are complete, addressing flooding issues from hurricanes and including the installation of a French drain and sump pump discharge system and...
Parish Life Ministry

Parish Life Ministry

I’ve been asked by the Stewardship Committee to present a mid-year ministry update regarding Parish Life.  No doubt, when you think of parish life, you think “social”, certainly not social distancing.  But, if nothing else, St. Paul’s Parish Life team has...
Christian Formation

Christian Formation

When I first came to St. Paul’s in 2014, one of the first things I noticed after the wonderful music and the welcoming and friendly congregation, was the number of options for Christian Formation.  St. Paul’s is fortunate to offer not only adult Sunday School, but...
Music Ministry

Music Ministry

As I thought about what to say to you this morning about the music ministry, I decided to reflect on the past year and three months.  At the beginning of the pandemic, I worried about all the things I really enjoyed doing which had suddenly been taken away with no...