Led by the Spirit, growing in faith, serving in Christ, we shall bring God's glory to all.
RALLY DAY (Kick-off to the 2014 -15 Ministry Year) will be Sunday, September 7. Full Sunday school available each Sunday morning: Children's Sunday school at 8:00 a.m. following the Children's Sermon in worship; Youth Sunday school at approximately 8:45 a.m. following communion at the 8:00 a.m. service; and Adult Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. "God's Work, Our Hands" Sunday among the congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Churches are challenged to engage in a ministry of outreach to their communities. St. Paul's will receive a special offering of non-perishable foods and money to support the Thurmont and Glade Valley (Walkersville) Food Banks. Rally Day Festival on the church lawn from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. - Games and activities for children, youth and adults; 5:30 p.m. - Vesper Service; 6:00 p.m. - Ice Cream Social) Fun for all ages....and all are invited!
SUMMER SUNDAY MORNING SCHEDULE (through August 31)
8:00 a.m. Relaxed Communion Service with Children's Sermon 9:00 a.m. Fellowship Time with Light Refreshments 9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School Class 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.
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
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 or 301-639-3477. Mr. John Grove 301-631-0719 or 301-639-4584. Mr. Kenneth Hubbard 301-898-9831 or 240-344-7251.