St. Paul's Anglican
Welcome to St. Paul’s Anglican! We’re so glad you’re here!
Rooted in the past yet relevant today: St. Paul’s sows the Good News of Jesus for all people, cultivates servant leaders, and grows neighborly communities.
Join us for worship each Sunday!
7:45 Traditional Service in Church Building
9:00 Faith Formation for All Ages
10:15 Traditional Service in Church Building
10:15 Contemporary Service in Doar Hall
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How to Find Us
Church campus address:
316 W. Carolina Avenue, Summerville, SC 29483
Our Church offices:
Skardon Hall, 111 Waring Street, Summerville, SC 29483
Monday-Thursday 9:00am-4:30pm, Friday 9:00am-12Noon
Are you thinking about making St. Paul’s your new church home? Join us for a delicious brunch this Sunday, Sept. 25 at 11:30am in the Atium for a brief overview of St. Paul’s and learn how the membership process works.
Light Along the Path - Oct. 4
Ladies, please join us for the return of our Annual Light Along the Path event on Tuesday, October 4, from 6-8pm in the Atrium. Scripture tells us, “The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective” (James 5:16). Why, then, do so many believers feel as though their prayers are powerless and ineffective? Join us as Sherry Schumann delves into Scripture to uncover the things that hinder our prayer life. Topics include our propensity to be busy, feel inadequate, talk without listening, hold grudges and forget to delight in our Savior.
Ladies with last names A-S please bring a salad, and ladies with last names T-Z please bring a dessert. The event is free. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
The 2022 Women’s Retreat (Oct. 21-23) will be held at St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center and could be the last held there. Sandi Kerner will be the key note speaker with Dawn Schaeperkoetter and Patricia Smith doing workshops. For more info and to register go to ADOSC.org. The deadline is fast approaching …OCTOBER 8!
Our Fall Men’s Hike will be Oct. 27-30, to Panthertown Trails near Cashiers, NC. $30 each to cover food (if this isn’t doable, we can assist). Ages 16+; Moderate fitness ability required. No gear, no worries – we have extra if you need it. Click here to learn more about the Men’s Hike
We welcome donations in support of Fr. Fred Ochieng Onyango – his ministry in Kenya and as he comes to the Anglican Diocese of SC. Click on this button to give, and Select “Kenya” from the drop-down box.
St. Paul’s is joining with our two schools (TCA & CLC) for Harvest Festival, on Thursday, Oct. 20 from 6-8pm in the back field. We need St. Paul’s volunteers to help with temporary tattoos, cake walk, popcorn, 4 games, food table, and help set up/break down. To volunteer or to find out more, contact Lisa Bryngelson at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are also accepting donations of candy. Drop off in boxes in Doar Hall & Church Building. We invite all of St. Paul’s to join in the fun!
Our Mission & Vision
Biblically minded – Christ centered – Holy Spirit driven
Our core values at St. Paul’s are the unwavering foundations upon which we seek to build Christ’s church.
Altar Guild - Invitation to Serve
Healthy liturgy doesn’t just happen – it depends on a hidden network of preparation by many people: priests, musicians, lectors, acolytes, ushers and – Altar Guilds. Altar Guild members work in teams to prepare the altar with linens, candles, silver, wine and altar hangings. We prepare the church for the Holy Eucharist, Baptisms, Confirmations, Marriages and Funerals. St. Paul’s Altar Guild consists of teams of people who serve on a scheduled basis. You may serve on the Altar Set-up team, the Linen Care team and/or the Flower team. We are always looking for new members, both ladies and gentlemen. If you feel called to serve in this way, it would be our privilege and delight to welcome you to a uniquely special sacramental ministry to the Lord Jesus and for His people. If you are interested in serving St. Paul’s Altar Guild/Linen Team/Flower Team or just want more information, please contact Corey Lutynski (email@example.com) or Nancy Harrison (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We need you! Some people may never notice the flowers in our worship spaces weekly, but most would notice if they were NOT there to adorn our altars! And at this time, we need your help! No prior experience is necessary and there is no right or wrong way to participate in this vibrant ministry. We work in teams of 2 or 3 members. If there are enough participants, a team may only arrange once every two months or less. Please consider being a part of the Flower Guild, to the glory of God and St. Paul’s Summerville! If interested, please contact Beth Szostak at email@example.com.
Acts 1:8 - September Minute for Mission
This month, we are highlighting Rivers and Becky Camp, missionaries in the Republic of Chad in North-Central Africa. They are an example of the vision and mission of St. Paul’s Acts 1:8 Outreach Ministry to encourage the parish to answer the call of Jesus to be His witnesses to the uttermost parts of the earth, whether those parts are next door, in Summerville, our diocese, national or on the other side of the world. Click here to read more.
Hearing Aid Donations Needed
Might you have some unused hearing aids around your house? We have seniors who desperately need them. If you have an old pair of working hearing aids please consider donating them to St Paul’s. We will ensure that they are cleaned, packaged, and presented to someone who has no insurance benefit or funds to afford them. Just put them in an envelope, or the original container, and place them in the Pastoral Care mailbox in Skardon Hall. God bless you for supporting a sister or brother in need!
Historic Churchyard Restoration & Preservation
Pick Your Day, Pick Your Hours, Pick Your Spot! We need volunteers to help do yard work to clean up and maintain our beautiful historic Churchyard. If you can donate a few hours, we need you! Email Fr. John to sign up!
Companions for the Journey - St. Paul's Staff Book Recommendations
Are you looking for a book or resource to help you live out your faith or a particular aspect of your spiritual life? We’re beginning a new feature on our social media, called “Companions for the Journey,” where our staff will share some of their personal recommendations. Maybe they will bless you, too!
This month’s pick is from Fr. Tripp:
Food Pantry Volunteers Needed
We need volunteers for our Food Pantry. Volunteers needed Monday & Wednesday evenings from 5:00-7:30 P.M. Email April McLean at IMFD@StPaulsSummerville.org to learn more!
Thursday Morning Healing Service
Join us every Thursday morning in the Church Building at 11am!
Each Sunday, St. Paul’s Livestreams the Doar Hall Contemporary service so you can worship with us even when you can’t be here on Sunday morning. We are happy to have a new YouTube channel for those videos!
We hope to create an atmosphere in which everyone feels welcomed with open arms. We are always excited to have new folks join us for Sunday worship or for any gathering throughout the week. Whether you are new to the area or new to church we hope that you will come for a visit and find a spiritual home and family in St. Paul’s.
The perfect way to grow into our church family.
St. Paul’s CLC serves children ages 18 months to age 5.
Want to know more about what we believe? Click here to view our roots.
Women, Men, Children’s, Young Adults…There is a group for everyone. You belong here!