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The Thanksgiving Pantry

During the month of November, the St. Paul’s, Ivy Food Pantry asks families to pick up a “Turkey Bag” decorated by our Sunday School children. The bags will be available in the back of the church starting Sunday, November...

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The Christmas Pageant is Coming! Rehearsals Begin November 24

All children and youth of St. Paul’s, Ivy are invited to participate in this year’s Christmas pageant, scheduled for Sunday, December 22. If your child is interested in being in the pageant, please read the following information prior to...

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Spiritual Growth Reading for November

This month’s suggested reading is Verna Dozier’s The Dream of God. Dozier suggests that we, as laity, should live into God’s call to be the Body of Christ, addressing the question of whether we both worship and follow Jesus....

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In the Children’s Library

New in the Library: White Bird R. J. Palacio makes her graphic novel debut with an unforgettable story of the power of kindness and unrelenting courage in a time of war. Set in a Nazi-occupied French village during World War...

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Worship Resources for Children

Did you know that St. Paul’s, Ivy has manuals for children to help understand and participate in our services? Two books (Rite I and Rite II) are on the children’s table in the nave of the church. Suitable for...

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Community Thanksgiving Service | Tuesday, November 26

†‚ This year, St. Paul’s, Ivy hosts a Community Thanksgiving Service with our sisters and brothers in Christ from Mt. Olivet Presbyterian and Oak Hill United Methodist. All are welcome to attend this festive service of fellowship, thanksgiving, music, and...

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Celebration Sunday | November 17

White wine and Various types of cheese Our Fall Stewardship Campaign will culminate on Sunday, November 17 and we will celebrate the life-changing ministries of St. Paul’s, Ivy with a catered reception following the 10:30am service. If you are planning...

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Living Your Faith: Being at Parishioner at St. Paul’s | Wednesday Evenings

Our third Newcomers’ Ministry offering is not just for newcomers, but for all of St. Paul’s! This year, we began offering a six-session course for all who are interested in learning about what it means to be a faithful...

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A Letter from the Rector | Stewardship

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Starting this Sunday, October 20, our parish enters into a period of discernment about stewardship. Over the next four weeks, I invite you to join me in reflecting upon God’s blessings in your life....

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Call for Sunday Servers

We are in need of acolytes, ushers, chalice bearers, and lay readers to serve in our Sunday morning worship services at 8:15 and 10:30am. If you or one of your family members are interested in serving in one of...

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Coffee!

Beginning this Sunday, October 13, St. Paul’s will be brewing coffee from local coffee roaster Shenandoah Joe’s! We have upgraded our coffee brewing system to a restaurant-style brewer which will not only be easier to use and clean up,...

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Printable Weekly Calendar | November 10 – November 16

Try our printable weekly calendar! Updated every Friday, this colorful refrigerator-friendly sheet lists all church events for the coming week but has plenty of room for dentist appointments, soccer games and teacher meetings.

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