The Practice of Encountering Others

This summer I am reading along with two of our study groups, An Altar in the World: A Geography of Faith by Barbara Brown Taylor. Her aim is to help us find meaningful ways to discover the sacred in the small things we do and see. It’s a great book by a talented...

Who are we as Methodists?

Pastor Sandra Cox in the pulpit of New Room in Bristol, England, which was built by John Wesley in 1739. Where I grew up, when you met someone for the first time it was not uncommon to ask, “Where do your people come from?” As in, “Are you kin to the Jacksons from...

Bake Sale for Youth Missions

Sunday, July 8, 9:15a.m.-12:30p.m. Find homemade treats for you  AND your pets in the narthex! We’ll be featuring recipes from our mission trip to Heifer Ranch. Free will donation. Cash, check and credit cards accepted. All proceeds benefit St. Paul’s...

The Adventure of Listening for God’s Future

At St. Paul’s we do real life. Real life at St. Paul’s right now means change. We have changed our organizational structure this year including the Church Council (see their May report in this week’s newsletter). We are experiencing more staff change this year...