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St. Paul United Methodist Church
Friday, December 14, 2018

News & Announcements


POINSETTIAS - It is time to think of honoring our loved ones and friends with the beautiful poinsettias which will decorate our St. Paul sanctuary during Christmas services. Today is the last day order will be taken the cost is $12 per flower. The Poinsettia are delivered December 14 and will be available for two Sunday services and Christmas Eve. The names of those in honor and/or memory will be published on December 16. Call or email the St. Paul office at 703-494-2445

SUNDAY DECEMBER 16, CHRISTMAS MUSIC WITH ST. PAUL CHOIR AND CHAPEL BELLS - Christmas is quickly approaching, and it is such a wonderful time of the year! We invite you to mark your calendars and plan to join us Sunday December 16th in the St. Paul UMC Sanctuary at 11:00am to celebrate Christ's birth with Christmas narration and music presented by the St. Paul Chancel Choir and Chapel Bells, as well as join the congregation in singing carols of the season! Let's sing and celebrate together joyfully!!

COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN (CFC), THROUGH JANUARY 11TH - Hey federal employees, did you know you can give to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) through CFC? You may hear a lot about CFC this time of year and be overwhelmed by the number of charities from which to choose. Here's a great choice! UMCOR has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator (www.charitynavigator.org), the highest ranking possible for accountability and impact! Plus, you'll be helping the mission of the United Methodist community. You can give to UMCOR through payroll deduction via the CFC by indicating #11116 under Global Impact charities on your CFC pledge form.

 

IN HOME BIBLE STUDIES - In-home Bible studies will begin again. The study is “Christian Disciplines” about practical ways to grow in faith and deepen our relationship with Jesus Christ. Everyone is invited to participate. Dave Turner will facilitate a study group at the Turner home in the Springwoods area every Tuesday beginning Oct. 16th at 7pm. Call the office for contact information or Dave.

 


JOIN THE CHAPEL BELLS - The Chapel Bells have rehearsals on Thursdays at 6PM (right before Chancel Choir at 7PM). If you are interested in ringing, or learning how to ring, come to one of the Thursday rehearsals to see and learn what handbell ringing is all about. Ringing bells is lots of fun and a wonderful way to participate in the worship life of the church. For additional info contact Cyndy Elmore (welmore664 at yahoo dot com)

CLOTHING OVERFLOW - Due to the generosity of our congregation and the community our clothes closet bins are FULL. We are only accepting donations of winter coats and winter clothing for children of all ages. Summer clothes are definitely not needed at this time. ***If you are willing to volunteer please contact the church office at 703-494-2445.*** 

NO ENVELOPE, NO CHECKBOOK, NO CASH, NO PROBLEM!– If you are like many who do not carry cash or checks regularly, this is a solution for you!  You can set-up a reoccurring donation or make a one-time donation using a debit card, credit card, or check.  To make an online donation is EASY, just go to our website (www.stpaul-umc.org) and click on the “online giving” image. You will be directed to our St. Paul online giving page, where you can securely login and make a donation.  Or scan this QR Code Square with your smartphone to be led directly to the St. Paul online donation phone-friendly version.