From the Pastor: February 2019

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Notes from the Pastor

Dear St. Philip’s United Church of Christ; Thank you for your generous ongoing participation and support of your church and your commitment for the coming year! Because of you, mission and ministry has happened and will continue to be provided for 100s of members, friends, acquaintances, our wider early childhood center families and people around St. Louis, our nation and … Read More

Book Club News: February 2019

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Book Club

Our current selection is Thunderstruck by Erik Larson. It will be discussed on a Sunday toward the end of February, or early March. Our next selection is The Bonesetter’s Daughter, by Amy Tan. Consider joining Book Club. We meet after church, enjoy a light pot luck lunch, and we always have a good time. For information contact Barbara Barnes.

Ash Wednesday Dinner & Worship: March 6, 2019

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Ash Wednesday

All Are Invited! Ash Wednesday March 6, 2019 Dinner: 5:45 p.m. Worship: 7:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to join LOGOS for Dinner on Ash Wednesday before the 7:00 p.m. worship service. Dinner will begin at 5:45 p.m. in the MPR. Come join in the fellowship with the LOGOS group. There will be a signup sheet on the bulletin board. We … Read More

Consider Joining our Altar Committee Team in 2019

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Altar Committee

We are looking for a few more Altar Committee members. You can volunteer for 1 or 2 months out of the year or as a helper. It usually takes approximately 30-45 minutes a week or less. Tasks consist of getting the sanctuary ready for our Sunday worship service which includes: Changing the banner and paraments Replacing candles Checking pew supplies … Read More

Women’s Fellowship: February 19, 2019

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Afternoon Tea

Sisters Tea Room February 19, 2019 Sisters Tea House & Gift Shop 505 W. Main St. Fenton, MO 63026 Women’s Fellowship will be going to Sisters Tea House & Gift Shop in Fenton, Mo., on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. We will meet at the church at 11:00 a.m. A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board. Please signup by Sunday, February 17, 2019. Thank you. … Read More

Valentine’s Lunch Bunch: February 13, 2019

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Valentine's Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch Celebrates Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Noon Roses are red, Violets are blue, Join us for Lunch Bunch, We so hope you do! Lunch Bunch will celebrate Valentine’s Day on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Sandy Stevenson’s house. In addition to eating yummy lasagna, we will spend our time together laughing, enjoying each other’s company, and even … Read More

2019 LOGOS Program Update

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We are midway through another year of our LOGOS program and are happy to say that things are going very well. This intergenerational ministry has been a big hit for those involved and continues to grow. This past semester we reached 14 children through this ministry and about 18 parents and siblings. We have already added another family for our … Read More

February 2019 Schedule for Bible Study

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Bible study

We have been having successful Bible Studies. A few members asked for upcoming scriptures. The scriptures listed are from The Revised Common Lectionary, Winter, 2019 and are those most likely to become the theme for worship on the listed Sunday. Each Wednesday we will read and discuss together the selected passages for the coming Sunday. Note: It is not expected … Read More

Annual ONA (Open and Affirming) Convocation: March 2, 2019

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Open and Affirming

On March 2, 2019 Gateway ONA will present an all day convocation entitled “ONA in Challenging Times”. The event will include a worship service with communion, workshops, fellowship with people from area UCC churches, and opportunities to learn “How and Why” it is important to be welcoming to individuals of all genders and sexual preferences. Registration materials will be available … Read More