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  • “God Notices the Hungry” by Pastor W. Lehrer 08/16 Pentecost 9:  August 6:  Matthew 14.13-21 & Isaiah 55 “God Notices the Hungry”   No Israelite, sitting in the wilderness, or hearing stories of others who sat in the wilderness and received from Jesus' hand this miraculous feast of bread...
  • From Pastor Lehrer 07/24 Pentecost 6:  July 15/16  Matthew 13.1-9 and Isaiah 55.10-13              Most members of St. Paul's know that I am a serious gardener, that I grew up on a farm and took a serious part in the planting, nurturing and harvesting of the many crops on our fa...
  • Summer Sunday School 06/26 3 Dates only - July 16, 23 and 30.  10:45-11:45, lunch to follow.  Theme: Lord, let my heart be good soil.  Geared toward children, but all ages welcome.  ...
  • Mission Challenges 06/26 Pentecost 3, Matthew 10:21-33 Today’s Gospel reading is the second of three consecutive readings from Matthew chapter 10.  This chapter is an extended teaching from Jesus on the subject of mission.  It starts with specific instructions to the Twelve as...
  • Seeking a new Director of Music 05/05 Our Director of Music is retiring after 15+ years at St. Paul's.  We are currently seeking a creative and energetic individual to plan and coordinate the music ministry, accompany worship services, and to direct small but enthusiastic volunteer adult and ...
  • Rummage Sale 04/27 LWML RUMMAGE SALE - Saturday, May 13 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. You may bring your items to the Undercroft from Tuesday, May 9 - Friday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Unfortunately, we do not have the space to receive donations prior to the week o...
  • Easter Sermon 04/21 The women who saw the empty tomb on that first Easter morning ran away from it with fear and great joy (Matthew 28:8).  I’ve always been struck by that description.  Fear and great joy—those are two emotions that don’t often go together.  But as I thought...
  • Easter Morning at St. Paul's! 04/10 Join us on Easter morning for Worship, Breakfast (from 9:00 to 10:45) and a Children's Easter Egg Hunt (at 10:00).  Alleluia!  Christ is Risen!...
  • Lent 4, John 9 03/26 Today’s Gospel reading is another of the long conversations, as recorded in John’s Gospel, between Jesus and a person he met during his days of ministry.  In chapter three Jesus spoke to Nicodemus, a ruler of the people, who came to him by night.  In chap...
  • Adult Bible Class - Reconciliation 03/08 Lent is a season to focus on our relationships. When we reflect honestly on our own thoughts, words and deeds towards God and others, we must admit that there are huge failings.  We need to seek reconciliation.  Our Bible Classes for Lent will address thi...