Week of May 2, 2022
Worship Sunday at 10 a.m.
Sanctuary · Hickey Hall ·  Facebook
11 a.m. Christian Education · Service Opportunities
The church office is open M - F; 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The office is open to the congregation by appointment.

UWF Honoring our Mothers
Donation Deadline is May 2
St. Paul’s UWF (UMW has a new name!) has created a new fundraising project, ‘Honoring our Mothers'. As you plan your Mother’s Day celebrations, we ask that you remember your mother, either living or passed, by contributing to the UWF. Honoring Mothers Info
All funds raised will support United Women in Faith mission projects.
Spring Dinner
Tuesday, May 3 in Hickey Hall
6 p.m. Circle Meetings
6:30 p.m. Dinner
7:15 p.m. Program
Join the United Women in Faith for a wonderful evening of fellowship, great food and an interesting program by Rev. Beth Titus, Director Justice and Mission Engagement from the Greater Detroit District. Please RSVP to your circle chair or the church office at 248-651-9361.
Prayer List
The following prayer requests have been received by our church. Please send your prayer requests to prayers@stpaulsrochester.org.
Healing & Comfort
Loraine Mazur, Bill Hubbard, Lucas Prince, Pat Meehan, Josephine Beach, Rebecca Kubik, Rev. Dwayne Kelsey, Dr. Timothy Hickey, Betty Heitman, Frank Halas - relative of Susan and Andy Hermann
The Lord's Prayer Challenge
Mondays, May 2 - June 13
7 - 9 p.m. in Room 128/129 and Zoom
Join us as author, Adam Hamilton, teaches us how to better understand it and challenges us to meditate on it daily and see how it shapes our lives. Feel free to miss classes when on vacation! Videos in class as well as optional books-adult version ($15) or one written for his granddaughter ($3). For more information or to reserve a book, please contact Rebecca Lawson 248-568-6382.
Auditions for New Works Productions
Tuesday, May 3
6:30 - 9 p.m. in Room 132
Audition for the first New Works Festival featuring three original productions helmed by local playwrights Arie Engnell, Daniel DeRey, and Alex Link.
New Works Festival is Saturday, May 21 at 7 p.m. in Hickey Hall.
Walking Group
Learning to Walk with God
Thursday, May 5
9 - 10 a.m. Meet in South Parking Lot
Enjoy fresh air, good company, and an enjoyable walk while contemplating what the Bible verse of the day reveals to you. Weekly walks will be held on Thursday mornings starting at 9 a.m. For our first walk we will meet in the church south parking lot and walk in the neighborhood nearby.
United Methodist Men
Silent Auction Donations Needed
The United Methodist Men are planning a silent auction to raise money for St. Paul’s Mission Challenge 2022. The date of the auction is yet to be decided. They are currently accepting donations and need your help. Possible items could be:
• Themed gift baskets
• Sports memorabilia (signed jerseys, balls, etc.)
• Meals at local restaurants
• Event tickets (college sports, concerts, plays, etc.)
• Spa treatments
All proceeds from the auction will benefit MC2022. If you have items to donate please email John Kelly.
Harmony in the Hills Concert
Bob Milne
Sunday, May 8
4:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Join us for Mother’s Day concert featuring Ragtime Pianist, Bob Milne. Suggested donation $15.
Seeker’s Study Jesus Drives Me Crazy!
Mondays, May 9 – June 6; 1 p.m. in the Parlor
Everyone is welcome to join us for our study of Jesus Drives Me Crazy! by Dr. Leonard Sweet. “Jesus wants to drive you crazy…crazy in love with God!” NUTS…Never Underestimate the Spirit! Books can be ordered from major book stores.
Rummage Sale
Friday, May 13 - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 14 - 9 a.m. - noon
We've waited a long time - Rummage Sale is BACK! Drop off days are Tuesday, May 10 and Wednesday, May 11. Help is needed all week. Contact Kathy Lutey to volunteer.
Health Ministry Team has provided the following important information:
If you are need of help or have an urgent need, please email HELP@stpaulsrochester.org or call the church office at 248-651-9361. 
Contact your pastors:
Rev. David Eardley - DEardley@stpaulsrochester.org 
Rev. April Gutierrrez - AGutierrez@stpaulsrochester.org
Rev. Judy May - JMay@stpaulsrochester.org  
Rev. Rick Kress - RKress@stpaulsrochester.org  
Church Office              248-651-9361 
Dr. Timothy R. Hickey  Pastor Emeritus