Please join us downstairs in the Fellowship Hall for an all-church potluck following worship; all are welcome, whether bringing a dish to share or not! (Please ID your vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free dishes with a Post-It note.) Following we’ll join in community conversation with a financial update on St. Paul’s, and a report from Leadership Summit, etc.
FINANCIAL UPDATE FOR 2019 (THROUGH MARCH)
Income: $25,145.19 (cancelled 3 Sundays due to weather)
Expenses: $24,995.64 (includes $1634.34 in mission giving for 2018 given/sent in January)
LAST CALL TO JOIN IN CELEBRATING THE EASTER SEASON ‘4 X 4’
Love that “table fellowship”? Sign up today at potluck or email email@example.com (by next Sunday) to opt in for 4 X 4, to feast with a smaller group (4ish individuals, couples and/or families) several times across the Season of Easter. Groups will form based on preferred day(s) of the week; your group decides which 4 (or fewer) days/times April 22 – June 9 you’ll meet, for mini-potluck, picnic, dessert, dinner or breakfast out, whatever your group desires!
GU MUSIC DEPARTMENT PRESENTS DANIEL HUNG IN ECHOES FROM PAST GRANDEUR
You’re invited to enjoy a free hour of excellent music by Taiwanese violinist Daniel Hung and colleagues (including Joe Noble’s good friend Oliver Shon, tenor) THIS Tuesday, April 16, at 7p in Whitlock.
2nd ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE SUPPORTING EDEN’S GLORY APRIL 27
Spend a day on Indian Springs Golf Course (Fillmore, IL) while benefitting the outreach of Eden’s Glory to human trafficking survivors. $400/foursome includes breakfast (following 7:30 registration) and lunch (12:30—with prizes!) Register at: http://bit.ly/EG-Golf You may also register (or volunteer, or sponsor) by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNOUNCING 2019-20 ELECTION RESULTS FROM MARCH 31
Congratulations to those newly elected at our Society meeting! Our 2019-20 delegates are Elizabeth Ahern, Ann L. Zahniser and Eric Nord, with reserve delegates Jennifer Munshaw and Naomi Brown. (Other members of our 2019-20 Board of Administration include Dave Holden, Tim Wayman, Shannan Bernico, Pedro Valentin, and the four pastors ex officio). The newly elected Nominating Committee includes Meg File, Darlene Hartley, Jordan Hohm and Megan McPeak.
FEEDING THE HUNGRY IN BOND COUNTY
Our local food pantry gladly accepts all nonperishable food (and toiletry) donations, especially canned or boxed pasta meals, soup, peanut butter, jelly, and canned meat. Please place your donations in the box in the mural room.
ST. PAUL’S PRAYS WITHOUT CEASING
Join us in Morning Prayer Mondays-Fridays 7:30-8:00a in the sanctuary for prayer, Scripture and Communion.
TOGETHER READING The Very Good Gospel
Join our Adult/College/Teen Sunday School at 10a Sundays in the Mural Room for hot coffee or tea and stimulating discussion of Lisa Sharon Harper’s The Very Good Gospel.
WELCOMING OUR CHILDREN TO GODLY PLAY
Our preschool and elementary-age (3+) children join in Godly Play Sundays on the lower level, gathering at the pew outside the carved door at 9:45a. Here they are creatively and imaginatively engaged with the church’s stories, rituals and rites, preparing for the worship and life of the church.
YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL IN FELLOWSHIP HALL
Our preteen/middle-school Sunday School, led by Pastor Niquita, meets Sundays at 10a on the lower level.
Church Directory Information
If you are a part of the St. Paul's family, please see the password protected Congregation Area for the new Church Directory Survey.
OBSERVING HOLY WEEK TOGETHER