Church Nursery Re-opens Sunday, July 18

We are so excited to welcome back Terri and Tutlenia, our nursery care providers. Both have been fully vaccinated and are eager to return and offer child care for our youngest parishioners. The nursery hours for the summer are 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Both children and care-providers are required to wear masks. Temperature checks […]

New Wednesday Night Adult Formation Beginning July 14

Join Father Justin McIntosh and Father Nicholas Forti, Rector of the Fork Church in Doswell, for an exploration of Charles Taylor’s magisterial work, A Secular Age, in which Taylor explores how Westerners came to look at the world in the way that they do. How could people in the West 500 years ago scarcely imagine […]

Summer Fellowship

Also beginning this Sunday, we resume our tradition of outdoor summer fellowship! All are welcome to join us on Sunday in front of the courtyard for a reception of lemonade, cookies, and popsicles following the 10:30am service. If you are interested in signing up to host a summer fellowship hour, please sign up for a date […]

Changes to Worship Services Beginning Jun 27

Beginning this Sunday, June 27, we will implement some further changes to the safety protocols at our indoor services. Albemarle County’s current weekly average of COVID-19 cases is 0.8 per day per 100,000 people, which puts us in in the “low risk” category for COVID-19 transmission. Additionally, we have the highest vaccination rate in the […]

Altar Flowers

With the return of two Eucharist services comes the opportunity to purchase altar flowers. Flowers are purchased from a local florist and put in place for services by our Altar Guild. Donors may have a memoriam printed in the bulletin recognizing the memory of a loved one or in thanksgiving for a life event. Checks […]

Spiritual Growth Reading | July

Our suggested reading this month is Love and Living, a posthumous collection of essays and meditations by award-winning contemplative author Thomas Merton. Edited by his literary agent Naomi Burton Stone, and fellow monk Brother Patrick Hart, Love and Living centers on the theme of love and our response to God’s love. Copies of this book may be found on […]

Annual Giving 2021

Click here for a printable version of the pledge card. Or, simply fill out the form below and click “SUBMIT.” Thank you for your generosity! In response to God’s love and as a concrete expression of my faith in and commitment to Christ and to the life-changing ministry of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, I/we pledge […]

Racial Justice and Healing Resources

>New to our collection are two novels by Marilynne Robinson, Gilead (winner of the Pulitzer Prize) and Lila. Both books offer intimate storytelling spanning generations, focusing on themes of identity, family, and worldview. Also recently added is the Oscar-winning film Green Book, which centers on a black pianist and his driver as they travel to […]