Welcome to St. Paul's
Greetings! Whether you are looking for a new church home in Akron, or want to explore the Christian faith again or for the first time, this website will provide a good first look at the dynamic and broad congregation that is St. Paul’s.
Our worship services, described here, are on Sunday morning at 8:00. 9:15 and 11:00, and on Saturday evening at 5:30.
Our most recent sermon series was entitled "Engaging with Atheism." Our next series will focus on the importance of"Watchfulness as a Way of Life," beginning on All Saints, November 2.
Our Next Newcomer Events
A Newcomer Coffee and Dessert with Mark and Becky Pruitt Sunday, November 16, 7:00 pm at the Rector's home in Copley.
A relaxed setting to learn more about St. Paul's, our people, and our ministries. Sign up by calling or emailing the office.
Exploring Membership, Saturday November 22, from 8:30am--11:45am in the Rector's Office.
This one-session introduction to our overarching mission explains the ways we worship here, how we live out the gospel in service to Akron and the world, and how we teach our children, among other things. Led by a member of the clergy, registration is required. Childcare can be provided if requested in advance. Offered next on Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Happening Soon! The Annual Renewal Retreat at Salt Fork
Our sixth Annual Renewal Retreat is upon us, October 24-26 at Salt Fork State Park. A Wonderful Weekend Away for growth and community building. "Hopeful Christian Living"is this year's theme. Register now. Forms at front Desk. Deadline is October 6, with spaces after that as available. Scholarship and financial assistance available so that cost need not keep anyone from coming.
Next Sunday, October 19
8:00 am Holy Communion in the Chapel, Rite I Homily, The Rev. Amjad Samuel
9:15 am Family Communion (and a Baptism) Sermon, The Rev. Amjad Samuel
11:00 am Holy Communion, Rite II, Sermon, Sermon, The Rev. Amjad Samuel
A Few More Upcoming Events
Thursday, October 16, 2014 6:00 pm Baptism Class
Friday, October 24--Sunday, October 26, 2014 Salt Fork Retreat