The Wednesday 7:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist in the chancel and the 11:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Bible Study will resume on September 3rd. Choir rehearsals resume this week and the St. Paul's choir returns on September 7th. Evensong resumes on Thursday, September 11th at 6:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Annual Parish Picnic Potluck
The date has been changed to Sunday, September 7th, 12:00 – 4:00 pm, at the home of Jim & Julianne Stirling, 766 Old Post Road, Fairfield. Please bring enough food for 8-12 people. A-G Main course; H-N Side Dishes; O-S Desserts; T-Z Soft drinks and bottled water. Sign up for set-up and clean-up at St. Paul’s Central.
Children & Youth Formation
Classes begin on Sunday, September 28th after the 9:30 am service. The Youth Leadership Council will meet on Sunday, September 14th, after the 9:30 am service. Parents are requested to attend the first half hour of this meeting which will run from 10:45 am until 12:30 pm.
We Need Your Photos!
If you have any St. Paul's related photos from the last couple of years, please e-mail them to Caitlin Hagedus. High-res (300 dpi) is preferable but not necessary. If files are too large to e-mail, you can leave a CD or thumb drive in the office and contact Caitlin to let her know.
Operation Hope Food Pantry
The food pantry at Operation Hope is in great need of replenishment. Please donate food items such as canned fruit, canned stews, canned pasta (beefaroni, ravioli, lasagna, spaghetti-o’s) and toiletries (soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste) in the collection box in the Gathering Area.
Donate used clothing that's still in good condition for kids of all ages who don't get a new wardrobe to start the school year. A microwave is needed as well as a request for men’s clothing, especially men’s jeans. Donations for school supplies are always welcome. Contact Linda Shackleton.
Music Study at St. Paul's
The vocal coach of the St. Paul's Choir, Amanda Hall, teaches voice to children, women, and men; John Abdenour teaches beginning and intermediate piano; Scott Cranston teaches trombone; Rev. Liz Skaleski teaches flute, and Christina Holms also teaches beginning voice. Please contact the teacher directly if you are interested.
Buildings & Grounds Task Force
On June 22, 2014, a special Task Force presented the results of a months-long examination of our Buildings & Grounds--including the Rectory--along with some exciting recommendations. If you weren't able to make the meeting, you can view or download their presentation here. See a detailed overview on the findings and plans of the Task Force here, and recent deveopments and upcoming events here.
Download the Sunday News
Every week, we publish all of the latest news, activities and events in our Sunday Newsletter. Click here to download the pdf. Each Thursday we also send out the E*pistle, our weekly email newsletter. Sign up for the E*pistle here.