Programs at St. Paul's:

Alpha
Alpha Course is offered periodically.  Winter 2016 session  
met Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.  Alpha is an opportunity for
anyone to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed, non-
threatening setting,  over ten weekly sessions.
 

Music
St. Paul's invites everyone to participate praising God
through music, especially in worship. During the school
year Chancel Choir meets on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. for
practice and another team of musicians meets on Sunday
at 8:30 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Sundays to play at the
contemporary services. Also the Bell Choir practices on
Wednesdays, at 6:30 p.m. The groups would love to add
both vocal and instrumental musicians!  Drop by after
worship to visit with the musicians.

Youth Music
Youth participate in music in Sunday School including
learning to play handbells and sharing the music during
worship. The younger youth play color coded bells.  Older
youth are also invited to participate in the other music
teams.


Thanks and Yes - St. Paul's on a Mission
Thanks and Yes - St. Paul's on a Mission is St. Paul's new
project to reduce debt incurred during HVAC
improvements and do additional energy efficiency updates.


Confirmation Class
Youth of Middle School age meet on Wednesdays at           
6:30 p.m. with the Pastor to explore the Christian Faith.


Bible Studies
An Adult Bible Study is held at a west side senior citizens
residence every Tuesday afternoon.

St. Paul's also features a Sunday evening Home Bible
Study usually on the 3rd Sunday of each month with a
meal.  The group meets at 5 p.m. for the study followed by
a potluck study time. If you are interested in participating,
please contact the church office at 316-263-0810.

St. Paul's offers a Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study,
which is held at 10:30 a.m.  

A Crossways Bible Study Course is currently underway at
5:00 p.m. on Sundays taught by Pastor Dave Fulton and
the Rev. Tom Schaefer, a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran
Church with most meetings at Gloria Dei.


English for Speakers of Other Languages
(ESOL)
ESOL - Learn English at St. Paul’s Classes in session
from  9:30 AM-Noon, Monday through Thursday.  4 levels
of instruction, beginning to advanced, with conversation,
grammar, reading and vocabulary practice. E-mail        
esol.stpauls.wichita@gmail.com.  Tuition is $25 a month
and the students also purchase textbooks.  Contact Leon
Rausch at 316-263-0810 for additional information on the
program or how to be a volunteer tutor.  Please click here
for a brochure to learn more about
ESOL. Periodically they
organize a preparation for citizenship class.  

Gift of Marriage
To help couples get a good start in marriage by grounding
their marriage in faith, St. Paul's offers Free Weddings at
St. Paul's. The couple must meet with the pastor three
times ahead of the wedding. Click on the following link (
St.
Paul's Lutheran Church "Gift of Marriage" Brochure) to
view the brochure for the "Gift of Marriage" program.  The
Gift of Marriage Ministry Support Group meets quarterly.

Men's Prayer Breakfast
Men's Prayer Breakfast meets at 6:30 a.m. in the church
library the 4th Wednesday of each month.

Partners for Wichita
Click on the following link (Partners for Wichita Web Site)
to view the web site for Partners for Wichita.

Quilters
Watch out, this group is addictive!  Every Friday morning
this group gets together and has a blast.  They have
donated a quilt to the Camp Tomah Shinga auction the
last several years and send quilts to Lutheran World Relief
each fall.

Saturday Community Breakfast Crews
Come join a breakfast team.  We prepare and serve  
breakfast each second Saturday of the month from 8-9:30
a.m. for our community and get to know each other much
better. We always have a great time and can use a variety
of workers, servers, cookers, dishwashers, minglers, and
even floor moppers!  We usually start the cooking around
6:45 a.m.  St. Paul's week is the second Saturday of each
month.  The first Saturday is held at 1st Presbyterian
Church, the 3rd is covered by Reformation at St. Paul's,
and the 4th Saturdays are shared by Christ Lutheran,
Ascension Lutheran and various Area Ministry 5 teams at
St. Paul's as well.  Gloria Dei serves on the 5th Saturdays
plus February and Resurrection serves the 4th Saturday
in November.  Thank you to all who serve!

Altar Guild
This is the behind the scenes group that makes sure that
our Sunday worship experience is prepared.  We currently
have 2 crews that serve 2 months at a time.  If you are
interested in helping, please let Elaine Harvey know.

Way Forward Committee
The Way Forward Committee is a group that met during
the Summer of 2007.  The purpose of the Way Forward
Committee was to make recommendations regarding
future activities and efforts at St. Paul's.  Click the following
link to view a slide show summarizing the Way Forward
Committee's activities (
St. Paul's Lutheran Church "Way
Forward" Presentation).
Programs
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Making disciples to make peace
St. Paul's
Discipleship
Practices

  • Daily Prayer

  • Spiritual Reading

  • Discipleship Groups

  • Mentoring

  • Worship Weekly

  • Congregational
    Support

The members of St.
Paul's strive to meet the
above Discipleship
Practices in their daily
lives.
925 N. Waco
Wichita, Kansas  67203
316-263-0810
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