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 w/ Children's Sermon and Sunday School
9:00 a.m. Youth Fellowship
9:00 a.m. Fellowship Time with Refreshments
9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School and Adult Choir Rehearsal
10:30 a.m. Traditional Communion Service
UPCOMING EVENTS/ SPECIAL WORSHIP SERVICES:
SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE AND SAUSAGE SUPPER with "The Potter's Hands" Puppet Troupe is Tuesday, February 28, 6:00 p.m. Free-will donations will be accepted to help cover the cost of the meal. All are welcome.
ASH WEDNESDAY WORSHIP with the Imposition of Ashes is Wednesday, March 1, 7:00 p.m. All are welcome.
COMMUNITY LENTEN WORSHIP SERVICE sponsored by the Thurmont Ministerium is Monday, March 6, 7:00 p.m. Pat and Sharon Linton are the speakers. Refreshments and fellowship follow. The offerings will support the Thurmont Ministerium and/or the Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs.
MOVIE NIGHT with the church's Confirmation Class is Sunday, March 12, 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall. All are invited to see Rick Steve's PBS special, "Luther and the Reformation". Popcorn anyone?
DIRECTIONS TO OUR CHURCH BUILDING from Frederick: US Route 15 N from Frederick. 1/2 mile after passing Resthaven Cemetery, bear right onto Old Frederick Road. The church is on your right in 1 1/2 miles.
DIRECTIONS TO THE CHURCH'S PICNIC WOODS (7515 Lewistown Rd, Thurmont, MD. 21788) from Utica: Proceed northbound on Old Frederick Rd. for 1 mile, turn left onto Lewistown Rd and proceed 1 1/2 miles. The gate to the Picnic Woods is on the left. NOTE: The bridge across Fishing Creek on Lewistown Rd. is being replaced....follow the posted detour to the Picnic Woods if traveling from Hessong Bridge Rd. (Hessong Bridge Rd. north, right on Angleberger Rd., right on Bottomley Rd., right on Wilhide Rd., right on Lewistown Rd. to the gate on the left.)
We, the people called St. Paul’s Church of Utica, invite you to join us for worship, fellowship, mission and 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. We live out our calling as disciples Christ Jesus by proclaiming the Good News of the Gospel to people in our community and to the world.St. Paul's Church of Utica is a congregation within the Delaware-Maryland Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Pastor: Reverend Albert K. Lane III (Bert)
Staff: Santana Bartoldus, Organist, Director of Music Ministries, Youth Ministry Leader
Contacts for the Utica Cemetery (purchase of lots, maintenance, etc.): Mr. John Grove 301-639-4584 or 301-631-0719. Mr. Kenneth Hubbard 301-898-9831 or 240-344-7251. Rev. Sam Martz 301-646-8847 or 301-271-7010 Mr. Melvin Heim 301-662-1502 or 301-639-3477.