Notes from the Pastor: December 2017 - Notes from the pastor for December 2017 on the topics of Winter Solstice Celebration and Christmas Eve morning worship.
Notes From the Pastor: November 2017 - NOTE: Don’t forget that daylight savings time ends on Sunday, November 5, 2017. Set your clocks back one hour and enjoy and extra hour of sleep before getting ready for church. Dear Friends and Companions on the Way of Christ, The month of November is here, and the crisp fall temperatures are beginning to make us conscious that the holiday Read More
Notes from the Pastor: October 2017 - October 2017 Unless I am convinced by proofs from Scriptures or by plain and clear reasons and arguments, I can and will not recant, for it is neither safe nor wise to do anything against conscience. Here I stand. I can do not other. (Hier stehe Ich. Ich kann nicht anders.) God help me. Amen. Martin Luther’s closing words in Read More
Notes from the Pastor: August 2017 - August 2017 Turn away from bad things! Do good! Seek peace and go after it! Psalm 34:14 Dear friends and partners in the Gospel, Temperatures reached the three-digit mark this July in St Louis, but activities at St. Philip’s Church continued unabated. During July, we sent a group of young people off to Appalachia for a week-long experience which included Read More
Notes from the Pastor: July 2017 - July 2017 Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles. All who believed were together and had all things in common. Acts 2:43-44 Dear Friends and Partners in the Gospel, These words describe the extraordinary community of the Spirit that was celebrated in the early church. There may be reason to question whether Read More
Welcome to St. Philip’s United Church of Christ! - Welcome to St. Philip's UCC! I am so happy that YOU ended up on our website today! I hope that YOU find what you are looking for here and that we get to see you on a Sunday soon! Please know that you are NEVER required to know anything or do anything or be perfect or anything like that to Read More