“Make History Come Alive” with author, Robert L. Gold, Ph. D. Beginning February 10, join Dr. Gold on Fridays from 10-11am in the Christopher Lobby for a fascinating six-week-walk through 250 years of Spanish colonial history in Florida with an emphasis on St. Augustine. The series will end with a morning tour of St. Augustine on March 24th. Registration is $55. Sign up during coffee hour on January 29 or February 5.
Please take part in selecting your church leadership! Nominations are accepted through January 29th. Review information about the candidates for church leadership in the February 12th worship bulletin. Give it careful consideration and prayer. Finally, please attend the annual meeting and VOTE! Your participation counts!
The Brotherhood of St. Andrew will host the Annual Shrimp dinner on Saturday, February 25th in the Parish Hall from 5:30 to 8:30pm. For those with allergies, an alternative will be available. The Sassy Tappers will provide the entertainment. This is an adult night out event: child care will be available. Prepaid reservations are required and cost $15 per person. Proceeds from this event go toward the Brotherhood’s outreach efforts, international, national, and local. Save the date. You won’t want to miss this! Eat, drink, and be happy, for Lent begins the next Wednesday !
A Habitat for Humanity group build has been scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 7:30-11:30am. If you are interested in being one of the 12 volunteers from St. Paul’s by-the-Sea, please email Jerri.
Join us on Sunday, January 15 at 4pm as we celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. A reception with music and food will follow the service. All are welcome!
For those interested in the Wednesday evening study of the 12 Steps to Spiritual Wholeness: Breathing Under Water by Richard Rohr, read up and prepare to discuss step 4 when we resume our study on January 11th at 6pm in the Parish Hall. This will be a study only. No dinners will be served until the season of Lent begins.
Put on some comfortable clothes and join us for Yoga Wednesdays at 11:30am in the nursery. You will leave feeling great! This class is for all ages and abilities. No mat needed.
How much do you know about our prayer book? Rev. Louanne begins a 3-week series: A Gallop Through the Book of Common Prayer beginning January 8 at 9am in the Common Room in Stormes Hall for the next Conversations That Matter series. This is a great opportunity for newcomers and anyone interested in confirmation or reception. Bishop Howard will be with us for confirmations/receptions on Palm Sunday, April 9th.
Wellness Wednesdays are on the way! During the season of Advent, in addition to our two Holy Eucharist services and Bible study, we will add a free Yoga class at 11:30am and, in the evening, dinner and a book discussion on Richard Rohr’s Breathing Underwater. See the insert in your Sunday bulletin for more information.
Advent Wreaths! Bring your kids by the Christopher Conference Room on November 20th after the 10am service. SPY members will help your children make an Advent Wreath for your home!