The BIG Picture
...At St. Paul's

September 13, 2018

Lay and Clergy Leadership Conference will be held September 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Bellwether Farm. The theme of this year's conference is "Riding Backwards Bicycles: Practical Ways to Join God's Work." The Speaker is Michael Binder. The Conference is $25; however 4 or more from our parish will be $10 each. Registration is being done through the church office; contact Peggy as soon as possible to register.

Announcements

This Sunday, September 16, is BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY !!! Come join us at St. Paul's for a celebration and renewal of our faith! And bring your family and friends along. It won't be the same without you!!!

H.O.T. (Harvest Outreach Table) Lunch will be served this Saturday, September 15th.

There will be a Vestry meeting this Monday, September 16, at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study , regularly scheduled at 9:00 a.m., has been temporarily cancelled as it is being revised. Please watch the bulletin for more information.
 
The 150th Anniversary of St. Paul’s  is next year. We need to have a celebration! All those who would like to participate in the planning for this are invited to an organizational meeting at church on Sunday, Sept. 16th
​after church. 

Have you been on a  vacation or trip to somewhere exciting and want to share it? Christian Formation is organizing a monthly trip log for parishioners to share their trip experiences. Starting with Romania, England, and Coral Castle, we will be sure to discover our surrounding world. If you have a store you would like to share, see or contact Olivia Johnson.
 
Meals on Wheels  still needs volunteers to deliver meals. If you can help, please contact the Church Office or talk to David Lewis.

A Festival of Hymns will take place at St. Paul's on Sunday, October 21st, at 3:00 pm. The service of praise through hymns will feature nationally-renowned organist, arranger and music educator, Dr. John Ferguson. The singing will be led by choristers from St. Paul’s, St. Timothy’s, St. Mark’s, and guest singers. A Brass Quartet will also enliven the festival.

Participants in the Liturgy
September 16, 2018
Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

Celebrant: The Rev. Philip F. Kunder+, Long Term Supply Priest
Parish Musicians:  William Kendrick, David Carnell
Eucharistic Ministers: Brenda Denning, Deb Shamlin
Lectors: Brenda Denning, M.L. Schultze
Ushers: Serena Thurin, John Titmas
Greeters/Oblationers: David and Karen Swope
Acolytes: Greg Johanning (C), Nancy Suba (A), Larry Simpkins (T)
Healer: Douglas Colmery
Altar Guild: Douglas Colmery
Weekly Cleaning: Beth Paynter
Closers/Counters: Judy Arrington, Carol Sutek

Scriptures for Sunday

Proverbs 1:20-33
James 3:1-12
Mark 8:27-38
Psalm 19