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MISSION STATEMENT OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCH OF UTICA:

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

SUNDAY MORNING SCHEDULE

   
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....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 can be filled immediately.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Annual Utica Community Easter Egg Hunt is Sunday, March 29, 3:00 p.m. followed by a simple community meal and the  Easter Program of the Utica Sunday School. This event is free and open to children, 5th grade and under, who are in the church or community, and their parents. For those who stay for the meal, a free-will donation will be received to help with the cost of the meal.

HOLY WEEK WORSHIP SCHEDULE:

  • Sunday, March 29, 8 and 10:30 a.m. - Palm Sunday Services w/ distribution of palms
  • Thursday, April 2, 7:00 p.m. - Holy Thursday Communion Service
  • Friday, April 3, 7:00 p.m. - Good Friday Service
  • Saturday, April 4, 7:00 p.m. - Easter Vigil Service
  • Sunday, April 5, 6:30 a.m. - Community Easter Sunrise Service
  • Sunday, April 5, 8 and 10:30 a.m.- Easter Celebration Services    

ARTS AT GREEN SPRING CONCERT will be held in the church sanctuary on Sunday, April 19, 3:00 p.m. The concert is titled, "Rising Star". It features Caroline Haines, an 18 year old harpist, pianist and organist. She will play all three instruments. The concert is free, although donations to support music education will be received. The concert is open to all.


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: Joshua K. Warfield, Director of Music Ministries

                   Brenda G. Hedges, 8 a.m. Music and Worship Leader

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 or 301-639-3477.
Mr. John Grove           301-631-0719 or 301-639-4584.
Mr. Kenneth Hubbard  301-898-9831 or 240-344-7251.