Our ministry to and with kids

Earlier this year St. Paul’s Church Council targeted four areas of focus for the remainder of 2018 and continuing into 2019. One of those goals is to “facilitate the spiritual development of young people.” We have made tremendous progress in this goal just in...

All of us have a God-given purpose

I received an email this morning from a teacher asking for prayers because a full week of indoor recess is very trying. I remember indoor recess – and I believe this teacher! So I prayed for her and other teachers. In doing so, I was reminded of the difficult...

When a plan comes together

It’s nice when a plan comes together. We’re getting ready to launch a great fall, and it’s all coming together well. Jamie Turk is off to a great start organizing volunteers and launching a new approach to your kids’ Sunday morning experience. Starting September 9...

Exciting Changes for Children & Families this Fall

We’re excited about the changes to our Sunday morning programming for children. Starting September 9, parents will have a variety of options for their children on Sundays including during the 10:30-11:00 time between worship hours. During that time we will have...

Our Purpose is Clear

Last Sunday I shared with you that through all the transitions we have experienced, I am excited for St. Paul’s. You’ll begin to see why soon. This Sunday our youth will lead worship and share about their experiences serving on mission trips this summer. It is always...

St. Paul’s will continue to be St. Paul’s

Many of you know that I spent seven days over the last two weeks at conversations in Nashville and Dallas regarding the future of the United Methodist Church. I’ll share a little bit of that experience with you on Sunday. What I want you to know today is that...