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st. Paul's is located at 61 church street

St. Paul's has been serving Teaneck for nearly a century!

DECEMBER 2018 at ST. PAUL’S

Revd. Peggy Niederer, Vice Pastor

Sunday Services led by Pastor Peggy:
8:30am (spoken) in the Chapel
10am at Grace Lutheran Church
10:30am see below for details


Tuesday the 27th of November

Book Group in the Lounge 6:30am


Friday the 30th of November

Adult Forum in the Lounge 1:30pm


Sunday the 2nd of December

FIRST SUNDAY IN ADVENT
Luke 21: 25-36 --- God will fulfill God’s purposes and, already, hidden signs of that fulfillment abound.  On that great day there will be dismay, perplexity, confusion, and terror, but God’s people shall be given strength to stand boldly and receive God’s promised redemption.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICES
10:30am in the Nave (sung) with Revd. Maristela Freiberg
Bill Goffi and George Shater, musicians


Wednesday the 5th

Midweek Advent Service at Trinity Bogota at Noon


Thursday the 6th

“Living into the Future Together” Bible Study with Pastor Peggy 7:30pm


Friday the 7th

“Living into the Future Together” Bible Study with Pastor Peggy 1:30pm


Sunday the 9th

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Luke 3: 1-6 --- John the Baptist is the herald of the saving Lord, whose way is prepared by “repentance for the forgiveness of sins.” As we hear the careful record of human leaders, we sense the spectrum of political and religious authority that will be challenged by this coming Lord.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICES
10:30am in the Nave (sung) with Pastor Barrington Bates
Karen Bartholomew, musician


Wednesday the 12th
Midweek Advent Service at Trinity Bogota at Noon
Church Council in the Lounge 7:30pm


Thursday the 13th

“Living into the Future Together” Bible Study with Pastor Peggy 7:30pm


Friday the 14th

“Living into the Future Together” Bible Study with Pastor Peggy 1:30pm


Sunday the 16th

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Luke 3: 7-18 ---  John the Baptist heralds the mighty one “who is coming.” John teaches that preparation for God’s reign is not a matter of identity but of bearing fruits of merciful justice, radical generosity, and vocational integrity.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICES
10:30am in the Nave (sung) with Pastor Bruce Bassett
Karen Bartholomew, musician           

Birthday Sunday


Wednesday the 19th

Midweek Advent Service at Trinity Bogota at Noon


Sunday the 23rd

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Luke 1: 39-45 (46-55) ---   We are presented with Elizabeth, John’s mother, and Mary, the mother of Jesus, two women filled with the Holy spirit and with faith.  In Elizabeth’s inspired greeting and Mary’s song of praise, we hear of a saving God who remembers, scatters, lifts up, and fulfills all things.

SERVICE OF THE WORD
10:30am in the Nave
Bill Goffi and George Shater, Musicians

JAZZ IN THE SPIRIT
4:30pm in the Nave


Monday the 24th

NATIVITY OF OUR LORD
Luke 2: 1-14 (15-20) ---   God’s greatest gift comes as a baby in a manger. Angels announce the “good news of great joy” and proclaim God’s blessing of peace.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICES
5pm and 10:15pm at Grace Teaneck with Pastor Peggy
7:30pm in the  Nave

Pastor Bruce Davidson, presiding
Karen Bartholomew, Noyes Bartholomew, Bill Goffi, George Shater, musicians


Tuesday the 25th

CHRISTMAS DAY
Luke 2: (1-7) 8-20 ---   The world’s deep night is shattered by the light of God’s new day.  The glory of God is revealed to poor shepherds, who share the good news with others.          

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICE
11am at Grace Teaneck
Pastor Peggy, presiding
Carol Weber, cantor


Sunday the 30th

FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS
Luke 2: 41-52 ---   Jesus grew up in a family that went to the Passover festival each year.  It was in this environment of faithful adherence to the law that Jesus grew into spiritual maturity and an understanding of his identity and mission.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICES
10:30am in the Nave (TBA)
Karen Bartholomew, musician