Beaches Fine Arts Series

by admin on October 19, 2017

Beaches Fine Arts Series opens its 45th annual season Sunday at St. Paul’s by-the-Sea at 4pm. This season is dedicated to Jim Johnson, founder of Beaches Fine Arts Series and longtime organist/choirmaster of St. Paul’s by-the-Sea. The acappella ensemble Fisk Jubilee Singers will perform Negro Spirituals. This ensemble was founded in 1871 to help raise funds to support the education of former slaves. The doors open at 3:15 and seating is first come first serve. The concert is free but donations are greatly appreciated. A reception follows in Stormes Hall with an art exhibit by Marsha Hatcher. Beaches Fine Arts Series and the vestry and choirs of St. Paul’s by-the-Sea will host the reception following Sunday’s concert.

Confirmation Sunday

by admin on October 19, 2017

Bishop Henderson’s visitation and confirmation/reception is this Sunday. Join us as we renew our baptismal vows, and celebrate with our confirmands at the 10am service.

All Saints’ Sunday

by admin on October 5, 2017

We will celebrate All Saints’ on November 5th. The 10am service begins outside in the Memorial Garden. Call the parish office, 249-4091, with names of people you would like remembered.

Second Friday Lunch Bunch

by admin on October 5, 2017

The Second Friday Lunch Bunch (formerly the daytime foyer group) meets Friday, the 13th, at 12:30 at Ellen’s Kitchen in Neptune Beach. All are welcome – no need to be signed up! Join us for conversation and fellowship, in addition to a great lunch!

Lightner Museum Trip

by admin on September 21, 2017

Please let Jerri, 249-4091 know by October 2nd if you are interested in going with the office staff to see the Downton Abbey exhibit at the Lightner Museum on Tuesday, November 14th. The cost is $20 plus the cost of your lunch.

Pet Blessing

by admin on September 21, 2017

On October 8th, bring your pets for a blessing in celebration of St. Francis. This is for the 7:30am and 10:00am service inside the church. Please crate any pets who are not on a leash.

Lunch and Learn

by admin on September 21, 2017

Bring a bag lunch and join Rev. Louanne on Tuesday, September 26th at 11:30am for Lunch and Learn. Pamela Eccles-Wakefield, Fleet Landing’s Resident Support Counselor will be discussing practical advice for surviving spouses and family members as a follow up to last weeks class.

Newcomer Dinner

by admin on September 21, 2017

If you began attending SPBTS in 2016 or 2017, the rector, vestry, and staff invite you to dinner on Monday October 2nd in the Christopher Lobby. Wine and cheese at 6pm, dinner at 6:30pm. This is a great opportunity to meet the leadership of the church and other newcomers. Please RSVP to Jerri, 249-4091.

Outreach Survey

by admin on August 30, 2017

The Outreach Committee is looking for your feedback! Make sure to pick up an outreach survey from The Christopher Lobby to help decide where we should focus our outreach efforts. Survey’s can be returned to the labeled box in the lobby.

Church Women United

by admin on August 30, 2017

St. Paul’s by-the-Sea is the host Church for the Church Women United – Beaches Unit meeting on Friday Sept. 1st, 10am till noon. Please plan to attend and meet the women of the greater Jacksonville are and the Beaches Unit. All are welcome! For more information contact Virginia Wood, 246-4007