Led by the Spirit, growing in faith, serving in Christ, we shall bring God's glory to all.
UPCOMING WORSHIP HIGHLIGHTS:
Sunday, December 1, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. - First Sunday of Advent
Tuesday, December 24, 5:00 p.m. Family Communion Service with Nativity
Tuesday, December 24, 7:30 p.m. Lessons and Carols with communion and candlelighting. Music of the season beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 29, 9:00 a.m. ONE SERVICE ONLY. A service for the New Year.
CONGREGATIONAL MEETING is Sunday, December 8, 9:15 a.m. in the Education Building. Agenda will be: 1) Act on 2014 Budget Proposal; 2) Elect three persons to Church Council, Class of 2016; and 3) Consider upcoming Capital Improvement Projects.
ADVENT LUNCHEON, CRAFT WORKSHOP AND CHURCH DECORATING is Sunday, December 8, with lunch beginning at 11:45 a.m. All are welcome.
SUNDAY MORNING SCHEDULE
8:00 a.m. Relaxed Communion Service with Children's Sermon followed by Children's Sunday School 8:45 a.m. Sunday School for Middle and High School Youth 9:00 a.m. Fellowship Time with Light Refreshments 9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School Classes/ Adult Choir Rehearsal 10:30 a.m. Traditional Communion Service
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)
Musicians: Helen Cover and Brenda G. Hedges
Youth Ministry Leader: Meghan Miller
10621 Old Frederick Road Telephone: 301-898-9454 Thurmont, Maryland 21788 E-mail: AklaneIII@aol.com; PastorBert@splcutica.org
Contacts for the Utica Cemetery (purchase of lots, maintenance, etc.): Mr. Melvin Heim 301-662-1502 Mr. John Grove 301-631-0719 Mr. Mehrl Ramsburg 301-898-9204