All are invited to The Forum on Sundays, 9:30-10:20 a.m., at The Grand
10-21-18 Gratitude & Evangelism, a conversation: Participants will learn how gratitude is an everyday spiritual practice that leads us to share with others what we give thanks for in our lives. We will follow the path of sharing appreciation for one another and St. Paul’s, listening to others for their gratitude. The Rev. Dr. Carol Pinkham Oak is the Program Director of Thriving in Ministry at Virginia Theological Seminary, after serving from 2006-2016 as the Rector of St. John’s Ellicott City.
10-28-18 Aging Gracefully, a panel discussion: “Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” – Betty Friedan. Join members of the congregation as they share their journeys of opportunity and strength as they experience, confront and accept the aging process. Time to hear your stories will also be provided. Led by Patricia Quintero-Hall
Do You Like to Sing? We have a short term “pick-up choir” opportunity for parishioners who may be interested in singing with our talented choristers. On Sunday November 4, you will join the choir during our 10:30 a.m. worship. In order to prepare, we ask that you attend to two Thursday evening rehearsals (October 25 & November 1, 7:30-8:30 p.m.). Contact our Director of Music, John Smedstad (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you are interested.
Scavenger Hunt: On Saturday, October 27 at 11 a.m., all ages and stages are invited to a Scavenger Hunt at the Inner Harbor. We will gather at The Ritz-Carlton Residences and at 12:30 p.m. we will return to the Ritz party room for a potluck lunch. RSVP to Jeanne Neifert at email@example.com or 847-648-5048.
Celebrating Our Global Community: On Sunday, November 4 we will celebrate the global diversity in our congregation. Do you have a food from your heritage that you would like to share at the reception after church on that day? If so please contact Carrie Smedstad firstname.lastname@example.org. You are invited to wear any clothes from your ethnic background. We will also have special Prayers of the People with languages from around the globe. Contact Mark Stanley for more information.
Sermon: You can view The Rev. Mary Luck Stanley’s October 7 sermon by clicking https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24AUkPQ3DCg&t=11s.
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Young Adult Open House: All young adults in the congregation are invited to the Burkholder’s home after the 10:30 a.m. service on November 11. Save the date and invitations will arrive soon.
A group from St. Paul’s helping to paint a public school