What's Happening Now?

Sunday, February 28th

Adult Instruction Class: Pastor Hoem leads the Adult Instruction Class, immediately following the Divine Service (approximately 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.) in the Nerger room.

Paul Morrison Diaper Drive Continues: St. Paul’s annual diaper drive is named in memory of Rev. Paul Morrison, who was a tireless servant of the gospel and always ready to help and serve his neighbors. Paul was a motivating factor behind the program “Diapers Out the Door”. This year our diapers will go to Shepherd’s Hand and the Seminary Co-op. Please fill the bassinet by the church office with diaper sizes 1 & 2 for the month of February. Any size will be welcome.

Looking Ahead

Youth Lunch & Discussion on March 14: Jr. high and high school youth, come for lunch and stay for a guided discussion on "Speaking the truth in love about life" with our own Abigail Lorenzen from Right to Life of Northeast Indiana. Abigail will help us know how to approach these conversations with our friends and family, with ideas about being a loving witness in our current culture. We'll meet in the youth loft after church on the 14th til about 12:30 pm.

40 Days of Life Spring Prayer: From February 17 through March 28, you’re invited to join other Christians for 40 Days for Life – 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion. You’re also invited to stand and peacefully pray during a 40-day vigil in the public right-of-way outside Planned Parenthood of Fort Wayne at 2930 Lake Avenue and also to help spread the word about this important community outreach. If you would like more information – and especially if you’d like to volunteer, please contact: Annemarie DeVille at (260) 797-3144 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To sign up for prayer, please visit https://www.40daysforlife.com/fortwayne. You may also call Lilly in the church office to sign up.

St. Paul’s School Auction Needs Donations: Donations are needed for our annual benefit auction “On Tapa the World”, April 17 at Pine Valley Country Club. Contact Megan for more details This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 424-0049.

Lower Grade Teacher Position Opening Fall 2021: St. Paul’s Call Committee (St. Paul’s Board of Elementary Education) is seeking qualified licensed Teacher candidates for consideration through March 1, 2021. Any interested candidate should submit his/her resume to Mr. Michael Mabee, Chairman of the Board of Elementary Education via e-mail at mdmabee@gmail .com or Mr. Doug Schwartz, Principal, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you would like to refer a candidate for consideration, send the candidate’s name (and any available contact information) to the same emails.You may also call the school office at 260-424-0049.

Seminary Food Co-op – February Needs: St. Paul’s members have done an outstanding job supporting the Seminary Food Co-op. Let’s keep up the good work and focus on donating soup and crackers for the cold winter months. Any and all varieties of soup, either canned or dry mixes. Chunky soups are also very popular. Any varieties of boxed crackers, including graham or gold fish would be appreciated. They would also happily accept paper towel, toilet paper, and any non-perishable items you savvy bargain shoppers may find. Be generous and willing to share! Our Food Co-op donation cart is located near the elevator/church office hallway. Let’s fill the cart to overflowing once again!

Monday Morning Prayer: Join us every Monday morning to pray for our church and school. Any parent, grandparent, or church member is invited to join us each Monday morning at 8:30am inside the church parking lot doors and pray together in the church chapel for 20 minutes. Come every week or as you are able. If you would like to pray from home, contact Jill Clem (403-0273) and she will share the weekly prayer guide with you.

Wednesday Evening Masked Spoken Service: A full [masked] spoken Divine Service is held each Wednesday evening at 6:30 pm. This service follows the same order as the prior Sunday service.

Wednesday Afternoon Bible Study: Wednesday Afternoon Bible Study will resume on January 6th. Please join us at 2 pm up in the Nerger Room for the topic: “The Gospel According to Isaiah—A Study of Isaiah in the Gospels.” Please enter by the elevator doors and take it right upstairs—plenty of room to physically distance!

Online Bible Studies: Follow along with the study of God's Word with these Online Bible Studies.

Cross Connections Counseling: At St. Paul’s we care about your mental and emotional health. We care about your relationship with friends and family. Regular pastoral care and Biblical counseling are a great help through rough times. Appointments are made by Pastoral referral to Cross Connections. Please talk to Pastor Cage or Pastor Hoem. For general information, you can visit their website at www.CrossConnectionsCounseling.com