A great way to connect is by becoming involved in one of the various ministries/groups at St. Paul's. They are listed in categories that match the Way of Love practices for living a Jesus centered life. Explore and discover your calling.
· Turn - pause, listen and choose to follow Jesus Hospitality and food ministry- assist with preparing food for events and receptions Newcomers ministry - be a welcoming presence for visitors Building ministry - help maintain the exterior of the building House/interior ministry - help maintain the interior of the building Green Church ministry- take actions to protect our environment Safety ministry- review and take actions to ensure the safety of all Communications ministry- promote the message and mission of St. Paul's
Learn – reflect on scripture, especially Jesus’ life and teachings Christian Formation - form faith in all ages Bible studies- engage in God's word OPUS II- presentations and meals Libraries- assist adult and children's libraries Archives - preserve the 150 year history of St. Paul's
Pray -dwell intentionally with God Care ministry - assist those in short term need/ provide meal Prayer station ministry- pray with those asking for prayer
Worship - gather in community to thank, praise and draw near God Altar Guild ministry- assist with preparing the altar for services Usher ministry- assist during the worship services Chalice bearer/Lector ministry- distribute communion/proclaim the scriptures Music ministries - share your voice or instrument Worship committee- plan worship services
Bless -share faith and unselfishly give and serve Stewardship- coordinate giving programs Vestry- provide leadership for the parish Fundraising- special events to raise funds Budget committee- determine the budget Landscaping ministry- beautify the surroundings Women’s ministry- fellowship for women of all ages
Go -cross boundaries, listen deeply and live like Jesus Outreach and Mission- do God's work in the community CHUM- support the efforts of CHUM 5th Wednesdays- service projects in the community SOS days- Serving Others Sundays service projects Social Justice ministry - work for justice for all
Rest -receive the gift of God’s grace, peace and restoration