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Advent and Christmas Services

by Shawnee St. Paul's

Join us this Advent season for worship at 10:45AM on Sundays. Below is a list of upcoming special events and services designed for people of all ages. Experience the season of Christmas at St. Paul’s! Thursday, November 30th – Hanging of the Greens 5:00PM – Decorating the Church for Advent 6:00PM – Cookie and Ornament […]

Blue Christmas: A Service of Hope and Healing

by Shawnee St. Paul's

A Blue Christmas service is a peaceful worship experience designed especially for those who struggle with joy during this season. Christmas can be a difficult season when we have recently faced change or loss due to: death, divorce, sickness, loss of employment, being away from loved ones, and tragic circumstances. Blue Christmas services provide an […]

Hanging of the Greens – November 30th

by Shawnee St. Paul's

Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 30th. At 6:30PM we will have a classic Hanging of the Greens service (30 minutes) in the sanctuary, followed by a chili supper in the fellowship hall. Hanging of the Greens is an opportunity to put up the tree, set out the Advent candles, assemble the nativity scene, hang […]

When Sorrows Roll – Pastor Tiffany

by Shawnee St. Paul's

Suffering is part of the human experience. As much as we’d like to and as much as we try, we cannot avoid suffering in our lives. M. Shawn Copeland writes in the book A Troubling in My Soul: Womanist Perspectives on Evil & Suffering, “suffering is universal, an inescapable fact of the human condition; it […]

Trunk or Treat – October 31st

by Shawnee St. Paul's

St. Paul’s is hosting a Trunk or Treat this Halloween from 5:30PM-7:00PM.Make a stop at St. Paul’s UMC part of your Halloween plans. Friendly faces, safe environment, and lots of candy!!! Please follow and like us:

Relief Efforts for Harvey – Support UMCOR

by Shawnee St. Paul's

UMCOR stands for the United Methodist Committee on Relief. UMCOR is supported by United Methodist churches and conferences around the country which allows for the use of 100% of everything donated to be given straight to those in need. Below are five tangible ways you can get involved in the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Stay […]

Discipleship Enrichment Workshop – Saturday, September 30th

by Shawnee St. Paul's

Once a quarter, St. Paul’s will host a workshop for those interested in developing knowledge in church leadership and discipleship. These workshops will include three important elements: teaching, application, and implementation. We learn together, dialogue together, and create action plans to best live out our strengthened discipleship. We are stronger together. The mission of St. […]

Thursday Eve’s is Back! September 14th

by Shawnee St. Paul's

Thursday Eve’s is a ladies get-together on the 2nd Thursday of the month. This social event begins at 6PM with dessert. (There is no charge). A program will follow based on the theme, “Beyond Our Borders.” Thursday Eve’s supports Project Safe. Sign up to reserve your spot by Sunday, September 10th. To sign up, contact […]

New Methodism Class to Begin September 12th

by Shawnee St. Paul's

This fall, join us on Tuesday afternoons at 3PM or Tuesday evenings at 6PM as we explore Methodism. Choose the class time that best fits your schedule. Material and lesson plans will be the same. Methodism 101 will focus on the history of the Methodist movement and on John Wesley. Methodism 102 will be offered […]