Fellowship, Education


Led by the Spirit, growing in faith, serving in Christ, we shall bring God's glory to all.

THE ANNUAL UTICA SUNDAY SCHOOL Christmas Program will be presented on Sunday, December 21, 9:15 a.m., in the Education Building. Refreshments will be served following the program.

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES  will be Wednesday, December 24, at 5:00 (relaxed, family service with living nativity) and 7:30 p.m. (traditional service with communion and candlelighting). Music of the season will be included in an extended Prelude for the 7:30 p.m. It will begin at 7:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m.  Relaxed Communion Service with Children's Sermon and Sunday School
    8:45 a.m.  Youth Sunday School
    9:00 a.m.  Fellowship Time with Light Refreshments
    9:15 a.m.  Adult Sunday School Class
    9:15 a.m.  Adult Choir Rehearsal (singing at 10:30 a.m. worship)
   10:30 a.m. Traditional Communion Service

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT....Director of Music Ministries/ Organist. 10-12 hours per week. Please contact Pastor Lane for information and a Position Description at 301-898-9454 x 2 or pastorbert@splcutica.org.

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT....Youth Ministry Leader. 6-8 hours per week. Please contact Pastor Lane for information or a Position Description at 301-898-9454 x 2 or pastorbert@splcutica.org. This part-time position opened on October 1, 2014.

CPR and AED Training will be held at St. Paul's Church of Utica on Sunday, January 11, 2015. Light lunch begins at 12:30 p.m. The training lasts from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. This training is open to all. Certification will be good for two years. Suggested "donation" is $75.00 per person. Contact Jeff Plum at 301-845-7976 for information and to register.

DIRECTIONS TO THE CHURCH (10621 Old Frederick Rd.): From Frederick, MD., US 15 North 5 miles, bear right on Old Frederick Rd. and proceed 1.5 miles to Utica. The church is on the right.

DIRECTIONS TO ST. PAUL'S PICNIC WOODS: From Frederick, MD., US 15 north 6.5 miles, right onto Hessong Bridge Rd. for 1 mile, right on Lewistown Rd. for .5 mile, the gate is on the right.

We the people called St. Paul’s invite you to join with us for worship and Bible Study, and to become an active participant in this community of faith as we join together in mutual service and love toward God and one another, sharing in our discipleship of Christ Jesus as we proclaim the Good News of the Gospel to those in the community and to the world.St. Paul's Church is a congregation within the Delaware-Maryland Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Pastor:  Reverend Albert K. Lane III (Bert)

Musician: Brenda G. Hedges

10621 Old Frederick Road                  Telephone: 301-898-9454
Thurmont, Maryland 21788                 E-mail: AklaneIII@aol.com;

Contacts for the Utica Cemetery (purchase of lots, maintenance, etc.):
Mr. Melvin Heim          301-662-1502 or 301-639-3477.
Mr. John Grove           301-631-0719 or 301-639-4584.
Mr. Kenneth Hubbard  301-898-9831 or 240-344-7251.