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Women's Christmas

Women's Christmas

There is an Irish custom known as "Women's Christmas," which is often celebrated on Epiphany as an opportunity for women to pause and step back from the hurried weeks which lead up to the Christmas holiday.  Mark your calendars now, for Saturday, January 7th 10am - 3pm, for a women's gathering, here at St. Paul’s, and we will gather to rest, reflect, and contemplate our own journeys to the Christ child. Please email Rev. Mary if you would like to attend (rector@stpaulschatham.org).  Read more
"Let Us Pray"

"Let Us Pray"

On Sundays during Advent and the month of January, we will gather at 11:15am for an Adult Forum on praying for the world. So often we are overwhelmed by the needs – social, economic, political – in our world and this class series will enable us to examine some of our assumptions about prayer as well as actually pray for the world around us. Read more

Fall Parish Potluck

Let's give thanks...for that yummy recipe!. Sunday, November 20 at 5:30pm in the Parish Hall. Come share fun, fellowship and that favorite recipe you got from a friend at the Fall Parish Potluck. Bring a dish that will feed 6-8 people. Read more

Newark Shared Ministry - "All the Way Up!"

Enjoy Diocesan Convention's Mission Minute: Standing with our forgotten neighbors," which includes a piece about "All the Way Up! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDtwEDRmYiM The Newark Shared Ministry, which includes St. Paul’s, Christ Church Short Hills, House of Prayer Newark, The Diocese of Newark, Apostle’s House, and General Theological Seminary, has officially launched “All the Way Up!”, a tutoring center for young adults in Newark who want to pursue their High School Equivalency degree. Read more
Back-to-School Outreach

Back-to-school Backpack Donations and Blessings!

Back-to-school backpack donations and blessings!  While you’re back-to-school shopping for your kids, please add an additional gender-neutral backpack or other school supplies to your cart, and bring your donations, along with your child(ren) and their own backpack to 10am worship on Sunday, September 11th. Donations will be sent to the Diocese of Newark's Prision Ministries and shared with the children of incarcerated parents, and we will say a blessing over all of our students, backpacks and the school year ahead!  All are welcome! Read more

Share Your Gifts - Volunteer!

Every year in Newark, adults want to return to school to complete their high school education. These adults seek to study the math, reading, writing, science, technology and other skills they need to earn a high school equivalency credential (formerly known as GED) to fulfill personal goals, advance their careers or attend college. However, the programs available to adult learners in Newark are limited. Read more

Rev. Mary's Birthday Video

Did you miss Mary's birthday celebration on June 5? Or maybe you just want to watch the movie once or twice (or more) again? Here it is, "50 reasons we love Mary"? Thanks to Simon Mason for putting it all together!   https://www.facebook.com/stpaulschatham/videos/955222911241634/ Read more

Side-by-Side Summer Sundays

Side-by-Side Summer Sundays:  Discernment is a practice that begins early in our lives. This summer, our children/youth will have the opportunity to stand in the space of leading worship, including in the pulpit and behind the altar, with “Side by Side” Summer Sundays with Rev. Mary. Read more

Vacation Bible School

"Dig in" to the Earth Science Vacation Bible School camp: 9am-12noon, Monday, June 27 through Friday, July 1. For more information contact Betsy LaVela at splashcampnj@gmail.com or 973-635-7028. Read more

Ministry Fair

Ever wonder what it takes to keep our church and our ministries up and running? Think there is something you would like to help out with but don't really know what? Come to the MINISTRY FAIR on Sunday, May 15 following the 10am service. There you will learn about all of our ministries (outreach, altar guild, buildings and grounds, memorial garden, stewardship, LEM, etc.). Read more

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