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Community Garden Helpers

Community Garden Helpers

November 6, 2023:  Members of Club 45 - Ina, Charlotte, Michelle and Luka, along with the help of Rob and Sue Patten, helped put our Community Garden to bed on Sunday, November 5. This garden provides fresh produce throughout the season for the Neighborhood House Food...

Spooktacular FUN

Spooktacular FUN

November 2, 2023:  On the evening of Sunday, October 29 the youth group students grabbed their friends and we caravanned to Blake’s Haunted Happenings to enjoy a Haunted Hayride, Spookyland, and yummy cider and donuts. It was a spooktacular event that had people...

Warm Coats for Baldwin Center

Warm Coats for Baldwin Center

November 1, 2023:  Roxanne Cleveland and helpers delivered 252 coats to Baldwin Center, the result of this year’s coat drive.  In March 2023, St. Paul's shopped the end-of-season sales and purchased the coats which were stored until needed. Thank you St. Paul's! In...

A Scary Good Time

A Scary Good Time

October 30, 2023:  Sunday, October 29, St. Paul's gathered for Trick or Eat with Trunk or Treating, games, food, campfire and bounce house. Children and adults wore costumes and enjoyed chili dogs and mini corn dogs while making new friends and catching up with old...

Garden Adventure

Garden Adventure

October 18, 2023:  When the garden bed near the preschool entrance needed a little refurbishment, the St. Paul's UMC Youth Group went above and beyond to make it inviting, and captured the imagination of our littlest learners.  The preschoolers even got a chance to...

Welcome New Members!

Welcome New Members!

August 16, 2023:  On Sunday, August 13 we welcomed eleven new members to our St. Paul's family. At the 9:30 a.m. service, Ben Labay and his daughter, Charlotte, Cyndi Kier and Carol Cooper joined St. Paul's. At the 11 a.m. service, David Stewart, Sharron Newhouse,...

Lemonade!

Lemonade!

June 28, 2023:  Thank you to everyone who participated in our Lemonade Brigade and especially to Elijah and Grayson who served us delicious lemonade on Sunday, June 25 as part of Fun with Faith. We raised $100 for our Mission 2023 Challenge!

What a difference!

What a difference!

June 21, 2023:  If you have used the Sanctuary entrance in the last 10 days you probably noticed how nice the landscaping looks. June 10 - 14 a group of ten volunteers headed by Leesa and John Medaugh trimmed, weeded, removed overgrown plants, planted flowers and...

A Lot Can Happen in Five Days

A Lot Can Happen in Five Days

Tuesday, June 20, 2023:  Our High School Youth arrived in Estero, FL on Sunday at 5 p.m. They met new friends from Minnesota and Georgia and headed to chapel. They awoke Monday morning and headed to the worksite which was 5 miles down the road. They spent the first...

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