The Rev. Dr. C. Steven Teague, Rector
Second Sunday after the Epiphany
This week I had started the sermon and was well down the road when I realized I needed to go back to the starting line. How can we be at a wedding party with Jesus, clinking glasses of miraculously made, finest of fine wine, when God’s children of Haiti already so bad off, are devastated by a massive earthquake. Somehow a bridal couple that failed to have enough wine delivered for their party doesn’t seem so pressing and important.
On Wednesday, January 6, we celebrated Epiphany at St. Paul’s. Tim Benson, Cathy Simpson, Jen Pennington and Eric Padget planned the evening. The children decorated a pre-cut star, wrote their name on the back, and before the Eucharist they gave the star to an adult they didn’t know. The adult was asked to pray for […]
On Wednesday, January 6, we will celebrate Epiphany at St. Paul’s. Cathy Simpson, Jen Pennington and Eric Padget are planning the evening. Participants are asked to arrive at the Great Hall by 5:30PM for an intergenerational activity. The children will have a pre-cut gold star to decorate, write their name on the back, and at […]
January 3, 9:00 a.m., the Adult Christian Education guest will be Tony Busalacchi, well-known Milwaukee artist and cultural historian, will give a presentation on The Nativity In Art. Parishioner Ugo Okoro has proposed an outreach project for St. Paul’s to form a partner/sister church connection with Christ Church, Oforola, Nigeria. In the past, our church […]
A long-standing traditional start of the Christmas season for hundreds of Milwaukeeans is the annual Festival of Lessons and Carols held at St. Paul’s Church. This year’s Festival, the 36th annual, will be held on Sunday, December 20, 2009, at 4:30PM and followed by a celebratory reception. Under the direction of Timothy Benson, St. Paul’s […]
The annual Thrift Shop Christmas Boutique will be held on Sunday, December 6 from 9AM to 12:30PM and Tuesday, December 8, 10AM to 1PM. It will be held in St. Paul’s Great Hall; enter through the red door in the parking lot. Funds raised support the Outreach philanthropy of St. Paul’s Church.
Jennifer Witt, a section leader in the St. Paul’s Choir, will present a Christmas-Themed Concert on December 4, at 6:30PM in the Church’s Chapel. A reception will follow in the Parlor at 7PM. For details go to St. Paul’s News and click on the Apostle Newsletter; see page 7.
Looking for a way to become involved at St. Paul’s? Outreach is an important ministry that helps define St. Paul’s mission. It demonstrates how we respond to Christ’s call. Outreach efforts should include financial donations, but also volunteering time and talent to worthy causes. St. Paul’s Outreach Committee invites all parishioners, no matter one’s age or years of […]
Today the Church Year ends as we celebrate the Reign of Christ. Next Sunday we begin the Church Year anew – Advent I. In Advent and Christmas we will incorporate a sung Eucharist at the 10:15 services and the late night Christmas Eve service, as well as the Sundays after Christmas. In this way, we […]
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