December 24, 2017 Announcements

Calendar of Events

Sunday Christmas Eve
Dec 24 10:00 am Service of the Word
  5:00 pm Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
  7:00 pm Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
Monday Christmas Day
Dec 25   Office Closed
Dec 26    
Dec 27    
Dec 28 7:00 pm Youth Lock-in
Dec 29    
Dec 30    
Dec 31 10:00 am Worship with Holy Communion


Reminder– Sunday, Dec 24 there will be one worship service at 10:00 am and the Christmas Eve Candlelight services at 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Christmas Day worship with Holy Communion will be Monday, Dec 25 at 10:00 am.  Sunday, Dec 31, there will be one worship service with Holy Communion at 10:00 am.

The Book to Know group will meet February 8, 7 pm at Karen Griffin’s home to discuss “Her Daughter’s Dream” by Francine Rivers. Everyone is invited to read this book and join us for the discussion.

This isn’t a “trivial pursuit”. It’s a worthy cause! Do you know stuff about things? Come show off your worthless trivia knowledge! The National Youth Gathering participants are hosting a trivia night January 13th to raise funds for the 2019 National Youth Gathering. Come compete for the prestigious title of: Champion of People who “Noah” few things. Cost is $100 per table (team) of eight (only $12.50 per person), and we have room for 12 tables/teams. Bring your own food, drink, and some friends for a great time. Whether you know a little bit about a lot of things or a lot about a little, come have some fun with us!  We are looking to pre-register the tables in December so we can prepare the event through the busy holiday season. Pick a team captain and contact Thomas W to reserve your table with pre-payment. Any questions contact Matt & Janelle W or Jeff & DeAnn B.

The Board of Evangelism is seeking your help. We are currently looking for members to join our board. If the Board of Evangelism doesn’t appeal to you, then we invite you to check out any of the other Kingdom Worker boards here at St. Paul. All of our boards would be grateful for any new members. Please pray on this and if you’re interested just ask an elder for help to put you in contact with someone. Thank you!

There will be no Midweek on December 27. Midweek will resume January 3.

Sticky Faith for Parents Thomas Wilson would like to invite parents to an informational meeting at Noon on Sunday, January 7th in the fellowship hall to discuss a new Curriculum Study titled “Sticky Faith.” This curriculum will help encourage and empower parents to assist their children’s spiritual growth so that it will stick with them into adulthood. This meeting is informational only, in order to set up sessions if you wish to complete the curriculum. Please let Thomas know if you are interested and able to attend the meeting.

Youth Lock-In: Sticky Faith, Let’s Get Sticky! Thursday, December 28th at 7:00 PM   Friday, December 29th at 8:00 AM. Youth in grades 7-12 can register to attend. The night will be filled with Games, Fun, Bible Study, Food, more Games, and maybe some sleep. See Thomas W for more details!

The Bible comes alive once you have actually visited the places where Jesus walked! Rev. Michael Wolfram will be hosting a pilgrimage to the land of Israel beginning Feb. 4, 2019.If you would like information on this spiritual pilgrimage, contact him at He also plans to host a tour of the Alps including the Oberammergau Passion Play in September of 2020.Contact him if you might be interested in either of these opportunities. Early bird registration discounts are available.