Back to School Sunday/Backpack Blessing

BACK-TO-SCHOOL: All school-age children are invited to bring their school backpacks to worship on Sunday, September 10th for their annual blessing on the school year ahead. And while you’re doing your back to school shopping, pick up an extra backpack or two to donate to our Diocesan Prison Ministry.

Acolyte Party

Acolyte Party

ACOLYTE PARTY – Newly interested (5th grade and up) and returning acolytes are invited to share in a pizza lunch and training session on September 10th at 11am. Leading worship for our community is both an awesome and exciting responsibility and all are welcome to jump in.  Kindly RSVP to Martha O’Connor marthawoconnor@gmail.com by September 6th.   

Confirmation Class Orientation

CONFIRMATION CLASS ORIENTATION – Parents and Confirmation candidates will gather on Sunday, September 17th at 9:00am in the Vestry Library to discuss the year ahead.  If you are in 8th grade or older, would like to reaffirm your faith in the sacrament of Confirmation, and have not already let Rev. Mary know, please contact her asap – rector@stpaulschatham.org.  

Intergenerational Education

Are you a HARRY POTTER fan?  Fans of ALL AGES are invited to share the connection between the enchanted world of Harry Potter and our Christian faith. J.K. Rowling’s writing includes truths about love, suffering and sacrifice, and she is a testament to resurrection itself!  Join the intergenerational discussion on four Sunday mornings, September 17th, 24th , October 1st and 8th from 11am – 12noon

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile:  For all your Amazon orders of school supplies (or anything else), take a moment and join Amazon Smile. .05% of your Amazon purchases goes directly to St. Paul’s! Invite others join, too ­ visit https://smile.amazon.com/ch/22­1726346 and follow the instructions to select St. Paul's as your charity of choice. 

Vestry Meetings

Interested in finding out more about how the Church runs? Ever wonder what goes on in Vestry meetings? Have an idea you would like to bring before the Vestry? Come to a Vestry meeting!

"It's My Turn!" Vacation Bible Camp

“It’s My Turn” autism-friendly Vacation Bible Camp for children ages 4-14 on the autism spectrum.

In this week-long camp, August 21 – 25th from 9am – 12noon, children on the spectrum will have the opportunity to engage in arts and crafts, sensory activities, Bible stories and silly songs, all while in a safe and supportive atmosphere.

Worship Participation Schedule

Not sure when you're on the schedule? Look to the right under Resources, click on Worship Participation Schedule and voilá! Of course you'll still get a reminder email the week before, but for advance planning, here's the big picture.

Mystery Movie Night Returns!

Mystery Movie Night

Back by popular demand, we are pleased to announce that beginning September 8th “Mystery Movie Night” returns! (Mark your calendars).

Acolyte Party
Mystery Movie Night Returns!

Welcome to St. Paul's, Chatham!

St. Paul's Cross and Sign

We are a Christ-centered congregation that includes families and individuals of all ages. As a vibrant church community, we emphasize spiritual growth, fellowship, celebration and service. St. Paul's is marked by strong lay leaders, pastoral care, hospitality and thought-provoking programs. We have a long tradition of outreach, inclusiveness and service to our parish, local community and the world. We hope you will join us for Sunday services to experience for yourself the fellowship of Christ.