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Posts by Olivia Delahaye

Deepening our Lives as Followers of Christ

Dear Friends,   “It is well known that Christ consistently used the expression ‘follower.’ He never asks for admirers, worshippers, or adherents. No, he calls disciples. It is not adherents of a teaching but followers of a life Christ is looking for.”  – Soren Kierkegaard.   As we journey through Lent, let us deepen our…

So Many Opportunities to Volunteer!

Dear Friends, I’ve always said that youth leadership is such a strong part of St. Paul’s. See an example of that in the Appalachia Service Project (ASP) video, as Andrew Schertz and Nathan Rudy talk about the difference ASP and St. Paul’s has made in their lives. Read George’s Letter

Opportunities to Learn and Share Conversation

Dear Friends, I’ve often said that ministry is about building relationships. And you have also heard me say that our youth often lead us by example. In February there is going to be a youth retreat at Camp Kanuga, where St. Paul’s youth will be joining with the youth of La Sagrada Familia, the Episcopal…

Where Might you Spend Your Time?

Dear Friends, Welcome to January, 2024, with all the possibilities of a new calendar year! In the throwback days of paper calendars that didn’t automatically fill in recurring dates, this was the time we looked at those empty blocks and asked ourselves “Where will I spend my time in the year ahead?”  Read Mary’s Letter

Join Us in Person on Christmas Eve

Dear Friends:
In the darkness of that night in Bethlehem, a new light was born. And scripture says that the magi who sought and searched for that light, upon discovering it, went home a new way. They couldn’t return by the old way.  Read George’s Letter