Seven Days a Week

I’m so glad to be at a seven-day-a-week church! A seven-day-a-week church is one that has something happening every day. It means that we stay busy with the work that God has given us to do. In this week’s newsletter you’ll see something special happening...

Lord is a funny word…

Palm Sunday is one of my favorite Sundays of the year. The weather (usually) feels like Spring. We hold one of our great giving opportunities (don’t forget to bring jackets this Sunday!). Most importantly, it is a Sunday that we remember the Lordship of Jesus. Lord is...

God is not finished with us yet

As our denomination continues to wade through possible outcomes in our debate about full inclusion, I invite you to consider visiting unitingmethodists.com. I signed on to this group within the first few hours that I could and have worked behind the scenes with a...

Witness to God’s Love

As of this writing, we have 34 flood relief kits in the gathering area ready to be shipped south for hurricane relief. In addition, you have contributed nearly $3,000 to UMCOR through St. Paul’s. That does not include those of you have given directly from UMCOR.org. I...

Invitation to healing

I invite you to help in healing this coming week. Below, you’ll see easy ways to give through UMCOR to hurricane relief. UMCOR is the single best way to give because 100% of your giving will go directly to relief work. Text the amount you’d like to...

Standing for Justice and Equality

Last Saturday I was embarrassed to be in a country where hate and bigotry still have such a strong foothold. On Sunday I was proud to be the pastor of a church that took to the Internet in such a powerful way to stand for justice and equality. You responded in worship...