This Sunday at Saint Paul's

We welcome the Reverend Curtis A. Farr to the pulpit today. Father Farr serves as the sixteenth rector of Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fairfield, CT. 

Join us for a special Coffee Hour as we bid fond farewell to Ellen Dresselhuis, who has decided to move permanently to Arizona. Godspeed, Ellen!

Worship at Saint Pauls

NEW! View The Year in Photos

(thanks to Angie Paulson for compiling and creating the video!)

Hands to Service

Groveland and Joyce Uptown Food Shelves joyfully receive Saint Paul’s weekly donations. Our theme for July will be non-perishable salad toppings. Please bring items to church as part of your weekly offering, and place in baskets in the Narthex

Food Shelf Challenge – bring SEVEN items during the seventh month! Let’s fill the baskets each week!!

Saint Paul’s and The Bridge for Youth are working together this summer to manage a small garden in their backyard. So far, we have done a major clean-up and planted some veggies. We are working with a youth coordinator to plan the summer, including additional plantings and a sculpture contest. If you’d like to join us, please contact Prisca Cushman.

Downtown Congregations to End Homelessness (DCEH) is collecting luggage and backpacks for our summer goods drive campaign. We are seeking donations of luggage, bags, and backpacks through Labor Day. We’ll be collecting new and gently used tote bags, luggage, and backpacks for adults.

Jefferson Community School will once again be the recipient of our donation drive of new backpacks and school supplies for children an

Upcoming Events

14 JULY: Join us for a special Coffee Hour as we bid fond farewell to Ellen Dresselhuis. She has decided to move permanently to Arizona. Godspeed, Ellen, and don’t be a stranger!

21 JULY:We will celebrate the baptism of Zoe Walker, daughter of Lauren and Spencer, and welcome her into the household of faith. Guest preacher for the liturgy will be the Reverend Curtis A . Farr, rector of Saint Paul’s Episcopal in Fairfield, CT.

4 AUG: Saint Paul’s Summer Book Club meets for brunch after the first liturgy of each month to discuss a book selected and read in advance; July’s is The God Who Sees: Immigrants, the Bible, and the Journey to Belong by Karen Gonzales. Contact Father Marcus to put your name on the roster, then pick up the book and dive in!

General Announcements

 The chant manuscript hanging just beyond the votive candle stand has been given to Saint Paul’s by Monte Mason in honor of his parents Betty and Monte, and in gratitude for Saint Paul’s music program. Learn more about it here.

 Saint Paul’s Parish Directories have been printed and are now available. Please pick up your labeled copy on the table in the Narthex (this will help us save on postage – thank you in advance)

Have you taken a Faith Formation class at Saint Paul’s? Never taken one, but have ideas or needs? Please take a moment to fill out this anonymous survey and help us create interesting, helpful, and innovative class offerings. Paper copies of the survey can be found in the Parish House.

Consider a donation of flowers to enhance the beauty of the liturgy this summer. You may select a specific date from 16 June through 30 October, and your memorial will be printed in the announcements. Suggested donation for two vases of flowers is $45. Please speak with Kathy Kullberg of your request, then write a check to Saint Paul’s, noting Altar Guild flowers and the date.

Two of our tenants have outgrown their rental spaces in the Beim House, and will be moving elsewhere at the end of June. If you know of any non-profit organizations in need of space, please contact Junior Warden Beth Carlson.

Saint Paul’s Author Forum: Are you or someone you know a creator of written word? Read here about the formation of an Author Forum.

The Episcopal House of Prayer in the City invites all to join for their weekly Contemplative Prayer Practice each Monday at 6:30pm in the Auxiliary Classroom. If you are new and would like an orientation, feel free to come at 6:00pm.

Prayer Calendar

n the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, we pray for the Episcopal Church in the Philippines.

In the Diocesan Cycle of Prayer, we pray for all ecumenical ministries throughout Minnesota, especially for the Minnesota Council of Churches, and all those who work with social service agencies. We also pray for the parish of Saint Anne (Sunfish Lake).

Our Parish Prayer List can be found here.
If you wish to be visited by a member of our Pastoral Care Team (including our rector or deacon), request prayers for yourself or someone else on the Parish Prayer List, or simply make someone aware of an acute or ongoing need, please e-mail

This list is maintained to assist you in praying for the parish and the larger community throughout the week. To add your friend or loved one to this list, e-mail Deacon Barbara with your request and any additional details: Your request will be shared with our pastoral care team, as well as Saint Paul’s clergy.

From the Organ Bench

Choir Diary for 10:00am Eucharist


Serving This Sunday

Curt Kullberg

Steve Clarke
David Neal

Tom Lockhart

The Reverend Curtis A. Farr
guest preacher

Helen & Tom Lockhart

Jim Smith

Marcus G. Halley

The Reverend
Barbara del Caro Scaia

Ruth Mary Gens
John Harrer

Mary Neal
Marcy Wegner
eucharistic ministers

Jacob Manier

Charles Peterson
master of ceremony

Team II
altar guild

Marcy Wegner
Lu Whitney
vestry tellers

Ellen’s Friends
coffee hour hosts

altar guild

John Harrer
Tom Lockhart
vestry tellers

Evangelism Commission
coffee hour hosts

Food Shelves

Have you taken the Saint Paul’s Food Shelf Challenge?
It’s the SEVENTH month of the year, so the challenge is to bring SEVEN items in JULY.
Only seven items spread across the whole month of JULY?? Let’s fill the baskets each week!!

Pastoral Care

If you have need to be visited by a member of our Pastoral Care Team (including our rector or deacon), want to request prayer for yourself, place someone’s name on the parish prayer list, or simply want to make someone aware of an acute or ongoing need, please click the button below.

Father Marcus’s office hours at Saint Paul’s are on Mondays and Wednesdays, 9am-5pm. To make an appointment, please contact him directly.

Recurring Events


Mon 6:30p
Contemplative Prayer

1st Wed 1-3p
Saint Lydia’s Circle

3rd Mon 7-9pm
Vestry meeting

Father Marcus’s office hours at Saint Paul’s are on Mondays and Wednesdays, 9am-5pm. To make an appointment, please contact him directly

The Reverend
Marcus G. Halley


The Reverend
Barbara del Caro Scaia


Jacob Manier



Jacob Reeves

Kelly Belanger

Meredith Johnson
vestry senior warden

Beth Carlson
vestry junior warden

Coffee Hour Corner

Food Shelf

Upcoming Events

Sun 21

Holy Eucharist

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
Sun 21

Saint Paul’s Parishwide Planning Day

July 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Aug 03

Saint Paul’s Parish Ministry Planning Day

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Aug 19

Vestry Meeting

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

From the Pulpit

Catch up on our most recent sermons

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

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

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RSS Father Marcus’ Podcast: Word Made Fresh

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