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!
Sign up this Sunday to attend one of the Rector Wants to Get to Know You get-togethers! See the sign-up poster in the Christopher Lobby. These events are scheduled for November, December, and January.
Come one! Come all! Incredible Edibles is November 19, 8am-2pm. There will be homemade holiday foods; frozen soups and casseroles, cakes, cookies, pies, jams, jellies, bread and much much more. There will be thousands of collectibles of all kinds, crafts and decorations and themed gift baskets! Visit the French Café serving coffee and beignets in the morning or pick up a light lunch to eat in or take out. For those contributing to Incredible Edibles: on Friday, November 18th from 7:30am until 3pm, committee members will be on hand to receive your donations. Please wrap and label all foods securely. Team members will help you with the pricing.
Bishop Howard will preside over the Institution of New Ministry, installing the Rev. Louanne Loch as the eleventh rector of St. Paul’s by-the-Sea on Thursday, November 10 at 6pm. A reception in the Christopher Lobby will follow.
Our new rector, the Rev. Louanne Loch, celebrates her first Eucharist at St. Paul’s by-the-Sea on Sunday, October 30th.
St. Paul’s by-the-Sea will host a farewell potluck lunch for Fr. Reed and Nancy in the Parish Hall after the 10am service on Sunday, September 25th. Bring a covered dish to share! If your last name begins with A-K bring a main dish, L-S bring a salad or side dish, and T-Z bring a dessert.