From the Parish Archives – September Edition

Saint Paul's ChurchHistory, Church News

contributed by Rose Nightingale In 1956, an important phone call from the Bishop got the ball rolling to relocate the church. The Searles mansion at 1917 Logan Avenue was for sale and St. Paul’s had rst right of refusal. This happened to be the preferred loca on of the committee. Harold Tearse was the owner and a former member of St. Paul’s. Mrs. Tearse was a Searles. The price was $50,000. The Rev. Johnson put … Read More

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E-pistle for August 25th

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This Sunday at Saint Paul’s Food and personal care items are collected each Sunday in the narthex baskets and delivered to Groveland Food Shelf’s ministry to homeless youth. Please consider bringing an item weekly as part of your offering. Thank you to the Worship Commission for hosting today’s coffee hour. Next up: Outreach Commission. Do you take “The Sunday Paper”? The Faith Formation Commission is providing activity sheets for children which follow the Sunday lectionary. They come in two flavors … Read More

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E-pistle for August 19th

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This Sunday at Saint Paul’s: Meet our new deacon: The Vestry is very pleased to announce the appointment of the Rev. Barbara del Caro-Scaia to Saint Paul’s, who will be worshipping with us in the midst of the congregation this week. Her official welcome will be 28 August, when she vests and participates in the leadership of the liturgy. Please introduce yourself at coffee hour and welcome her to our faith community! The Faith Formation Commission will … Read More

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E-pistle for August 11th

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This Sunday at Saint Paul’s: The Rev. Leonard Freeman will be presiding on 14 August during Lydia’s absence. Please make him feel welcome to Saint Paul’s at coffee hour! While our priest is out of town, church business can be brought to the attention of our Senior Warden, J. J. Austrian; if need for pastoral care should arise, please contact the Rev. Lisa Wiens-Heinsohn at 651.246.8547. Our food donation ministry restarted last week with a bang! Please remember everyone is encouraged to bring a non-perishable food or personal … Read More

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E-pistle for August 4th

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This Sunday at Saint Paul’s: The Rev. Ramona Scarpace will be presiding on 7 August during Lydia’s absence. Please make her feel welcome to Saint Paul’s at coffee hour! While our priest is out of town, the Senior Warden is in charge of the church. If need for pastoral care should arise, please contact the Rev. Lisa Wiens-Heinsohn at 651.246.8547. Our food donation ministry kicks off this week: Everyone is encouraged to bring a non-perishable … Read More

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From the Parish Archives – August 2016

Saint Paul's ChurchHistory

by Rose Nightingale St. David’s had been holding regular Sunday school and church services in the Town Hall since September 7, 1952. It was soon seen that larger facilities were needed. Arrangements were made to use the premises of the Burwell School. The mission continued to grow over the next two years; even larger facilities were needed. In 1954, a drive was started to collect funds to build a church. Over $70,000 in pledges and gifts resulted. … Read More

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