Second Saturday Women’s Breakfast Book Club:
“Sensible Shoes: A story about the Spiritual Journey”
August 11 at 9am at Franconia Heritage Restaurant
Mini Personal Spiritual Retreat:
Who: Anyone in need of quiet, spiritual Sabbath time
When: Monday, August 27 (Meet at 9:00 am at St. Paul’s to carpool)
Where: National Centre for Padre Pio located in Barto, PA. We will stop for lunch at the Pied Piper Diner in Bally on the way home.
Why: Sometimes we are just overwhelmed, distracted and need a break to be refreshed by God’s spirit.
Bible verse: Genesis 16:7–8
Sunday mornings in the Parlor starting at 9:30am:
What does St. Paul’s have to say today to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church?
A study on the book of Philippians and Philemon
Friday Morning Power Hour:
Friday mornings – August 10, 24 and 31
10:45am in the Parlor
Join us as we pray for the staff at St. Paul’s, our leadership, volunteers, ministries, those on our prayer list, our community, state, nation and world
Experiencing Prayer with our FIVE Senses
Visit the “Five Senses” prayer display in the Narthex
A different prayer “tool” each week
Take home the prayer “tool” and try it out on your own.
A simple way for you to connect with God on a deeper level.
Indian Valley Cluster Worship Service
August 19, 2018 – 10:00 am
Christ Lutheran Church, Kulpsville
Once again we have the opportunity to worship with the gathered congregations of the Indian Valley Cluster (Advent Harleysville, Emmanuel Souderton, Grace Hatfield, Little Zion Telford, Christ Kulpsville and of course St. Paul’s). As in the past there will be an 8:15 service at St. Paul’s*, but all are encouraged to attend the joint worship service at 10 AM, which is being held at Christ Lutheran Church in Kulpsville this year. All the pastors in the cluster will lead portions of the service. After worship there will be a brunch (St. Paul’s has been asked to provide three breakfast casseroles and dessert). This is an opportunity to worship will your fellow Lutherans in our cluster and to build relationships between our communities. Any offering collected that is in a church’s envelope will be gathered and sent to that congregation. Any additional offerings will go to the Leadership Fund of the United Lutheran Seminary.
*8:15 am worship will be held as normal at St. Paul’s. There will be NO 10:45 service at St. Paul’s on August 19.
2nd Annual Neighborhood Back to School Ice Cream Bash
August 24, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 pm
St. Paul’s Parking Lot
Join us for an evening of fun, fellowship, and ice cream! Our parking lot will be filled with a bounce house, corn hole, a giant Jenga game, ladder ball and ice cream sundaes with all kinds of toppings! Volunteers will be needed to man the games and scoop ice cream. See bulletin board in the Narthex for donations and volunteer slots.
Fed in Body and Spirit – Dinner Church
August 8 and 22
Summer is a perfect time to try something new and exciting when it comes to worship. Maybe you maybe you have vacations or other activities planned during the summer on Sundays. Don’t skip worship! Please join us on Wednesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 22 for dinner church! We start at 6:30 pm with dinner. St. Paul’s will supply the main course, please bring a side dish or dessert to share. Then we move out to our peaceful Prayer Garden where we contemplate God’s word and share in prayer. Each of the passages throughout the summer will focus on how God feeds us, both in body and spirit. Come, join us!