At the Lenten series last spring, based on the documentary film about Dietrich Bonhoeffer, many expressed an interest in learning more about Bonhoeffer’s writings. Perhaps part of the interest in Bonhoeffer stems from the utterly courageous marrying of belief and action that Bonhoeffer demonstrated in his life, a union that led to his death. Sarah Arnold […]
During the rector’s absence, the wardens and others will fill in for her by writing a note to be included in the weekly email to the parish. Dear Friends, Summer is here! And so my summer reading is progressing. I’m enjoying Jonathan White’s Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean (2017). My love of […]
The July / August issue of the Messenger is here! Click to read all the latest news of the parish.
The Third Sunday after Pentecost June 25, 2017 9:30 am Photos from last week Praying and celebrating together Families, we hope you’re able to join us this Sunday! We’ll create a Psalm together, give you a prayer booklet to take home, and we’ll all receive a blessing for summer. 9:20 Arrive early to warm […]
St. Paul’s was host to a wonderful community event last Saturday, our Second Annual celebration of Juneteenth, the historical event of the Emancipation Proclamation. It took three years from Abraham Lincoln’s order of the Emancipation Proclamation of January 1862- to reach Texas on June 19th, 1865. St. Paul’s has partnered with Portland’s historical Abyssinian Meeting House […]
This week, I responded to an invitation to Maine clergy to attend an ecumenical rally at the State House in Augusta on Wednesday. The goal was to give voice to the support of New Mainers moving here to settle and work. Some new Mainers are asylum seekers, immigrants and refugees. Many Episcopal priests in our […]
St. Paul’s Family Worship Weekly Postcard Trinity Sunday, June 11, 2017 9:30 am Photo from last week Our Pentecost Procession This Sunday, June 11 9:20 Come early to warm up your voices! 9:30 Family Worship Gospel Lesson – Matthew 28:16-20 – The Holy Trinity: Discovering God 10:15 Fellowship Cafe, enjoy time together and a snack. This […]
The Messenger is here. http://stpaulsmaine.org/wpblog/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/June-2017.pdf Printed editions of The Messenger are available at the church and have been mailed to those we do not have email addresses for. Sunday, June 4 First Sundays Life Together at 9:00 a.m. The day of Pentecost Food Drive This Sunday is our monthly Food Drive in support of […]