This Sunday at Saint Paul's

Your Weekly E-pistle for 05 August 2018
Retable flowers are offered to the glory of God by Jim and Ging Ross, in memory of Christopher James Ross.

Groveland and Joyce Uptown Food Shelves joyfully receive Saint Paul’s weekly donations of personal care and non-perishable food. Please bring items to church as part of your weekly offering, and place in the baskets at the Narthex doors. Thank you.

Thank you to the Vestry for hosting Coffee Hour; next week, the Building & Grounds Commission.

Upcoming Events and General Announcements

Our annual School Supply Drive for Jefferson Community School begins this week. Pick up a shopping list in the Narthex, or click here to read the details. Donations will be collected on the four Sundays in August.

A Painting Project update from your Vestry! Read it here.

Gift Cards for God: Bring your unused gift cards to the church over the next few week and help us listen to our neighbors. The New Vision Committee is ready to send out our community survey to our neighbors, and your gift cards will help entice our neighbors to provide feedback. Any gift card will do, so long as it can be used locally or online.

Registration for August’s Commission Saturday is now open! Join us on 18 August from 8:30am-1pm for commission meetings, crafting our parish mission and vision statements, and articulating our core values.  If you serve on a Commission or not, have ideas about ministry, or want to get more deeply involved with Saint Paul’s, this event is for YOU! Register online or on paper (available in the Beim Neighborhood House).

Meetings of Saint Paul’s Vestry are open to all who wish to attend. The next meeting will be Monday, 20 August at 7:00pm in the Thurston Conference Room. Minutes of past meetings will be on our website soon; until that time, you can find a reference copy of all approved minutes in a box across form the Rector’s office, in the Resources box, or by contacting the Clerk of the Vestry, Jeff Gosnell.

Confirmation Registration: If your child age 12-18 and wishes to deepen their faith and learn more about the Episcopal Church, please contact Father Marcus and let him know. Our next class will be confirmed by Bishop Prior in May 2019.

Community Coffice Hours in July and August will be held at Dunn Brothers Coffee on Wednesdays 10am-3pm. Join Father Marcus for coffee and conversation, on any topic! Drop in or set an appointment (private meetings can be scheduled with the Rector).

Prayer Calendar

In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, we pray for The Scottish Episcopal Church.

In the Diocesan Cycle of Prayer, we pray for all hospital chaplaincies, counseling chaplaincies, and Spiritual Directors throughout the Episcopal Church in Minnesota; for our faith community nurses, health ministers, and all those who minister to the sick; and for all farmers and laborers working with the harvest, especially San Jose Obrero Mission in Montgomery. We also pray for the parish of Calvary (Rochester).

On our Parish Prayer List, we pray for Adeline, Alex, Anna and Steve, Bob, Dianne, Eva, Greg, Harvey, Jennie Beth, Joan, John, Karen, Kate, Katherine, Krista, Laura, Liz, Mary, Nancy, Natalia, Norman, Pat and Steve, Philip, Richard, Sue, Susan, and the Coopergard, del Caro Scaia, and Paulson families. We also pray for the eternal rest of Christopher James Ross, son of Jim Ross.

From the Organ Bench

Beautiful music played by Jacob Manier, choirmaster/organist.

Serving This Sunday

Errik & Whitney-Lehr Koening greeters

Curt Kullberg Barb Smith ushers

Jim Smith crucifer

The Rev. Marcus G. Halley presider

The Rev. Barbara del Caro Scaia deacon

Angie Paulson Deb Jones lectors

Greg Schaffner intercessor

— to be determined — eucharistic ministers

Jacob Manier organist-choirmaster

Kathy Kullberg master of ceremony

Team I altar guild

Shea Halstead Jacob McCray-Reeves vestry tellers


The Vestry
coffee hour hosts

Thank you to the Vestry for hosting Coffee Hour; next week, the Building & Grounds Commission.

Join us after service each week for a time of fellowship during our Coffee Hour! What a wonderful way to get to know one another.

From the Pulpit

Catch up on our most recent sermons

 Being Right with God

 Being Right with God

  Sermon: 27 October 2019 Luke 18:9-14 Jesus told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: "Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee,...

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The Rev. Susan Daughtry – What is Freedom

The Rev. Susan Daughtry – What is Freedom

From June 30, 2019 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Lake of the Isles, Minneapolis It’s the Sunday before July 4, Independence Day. The reading we had from Paul’s letter to the Galatians is all about freedom. So I think we need to go there. But I have to be honest with...

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Ashes and Oil

Ashes and Oil

Ash Wednesday holds two truths: Our sin and God's grace. Listen to Father Marcus' sermon from March 6, 2019.

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6 December 7:00pm - Festival of Lessons & Carols - click for details

As winter darkness gathers, we will settle in candlelit warmth to share stories and music of the season, including poetry of Jan Richardson and Rowan Williams, Arthur Maud’s playful setting of George Herbert’s poem The Pulley, and Ola Gjeilo’s luminous O Magnum Mysterium. An Immaculate Reception of sherry and sweets will follow, fireside, in the Parish House, and childcare will be available. Please join us for a festive evening sure to warm you from the inside out.

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