Amazing Parents, Amazing Kids

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Does your child have developmental, emotional, medical or learning differences? This parent group is designed to provide a time of connection and mutual support for Amazing Parents who have these types of Amazing Kids.  

First Sunday of every month 12:15-1:30 pm. Lunch and childcare provided. RSVP to Helen Spaw at or Jennifer West at

You do not have to be a member of St. Paul’s to attend.

Questions? Helen Spaw via

The group is led by co-facilitators Helen Spaw, who holds a Masters in Art Therapy and Creativity from New York's Pratt Institute, and Jennifer West, who is working on a graduate degree in counseling.

Coffee with the pastors

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Are you new here? Join us for Coffee with the Pastors, a family-friendly time of coffee and conversations with our St. Paul’s clergy and others in the Jones Building Foyer.


Intensive Course for Martha's Way

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Martha’s Way is a vocational training program that helps participants develop their own housekeeping businesses. Classes are offered only in Spanish and are held at five locations: St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Sharpstown Baptist Church, Memorial Assistance Ministries, Mission Milby CDC and Westbury United Methodist Church.

St. Paul's UMC will host a new, 3-week intensive course this summer:

Mondays–Thursdays, July 10–26
(10 am–2 pm)

Download the flyer (PDF)

Chapter One Book Group

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Tonight's book for discussion will be The Sellout by Paul Beatty

The book for discussion August 15 will be I'll Take You There by Wally Lamb.

Chapter One Book Group is open to anyone who enjoys reading and discussing a wide variety of books. The group meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in J-202.

To be added to the email list, please contact Linda Harmes at

Hero Central: Vacation Bible School 2017

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July 30-August 3
Sunday Family Night 5-7:30 pm Monday-Thursday 9 am-noon
Age 4 years-5th grade Space limited • Register early

Volunteer now, too. Opportunities beyond classroom: Snacks, crafts, activities, music,  storytelling, decorating, missions, supplies, set-up/take-down.

Registration forms in Jones Building or download here

Land Matters: Geography and the bible

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A Houston Lay School of Theology day-long course

Taught by Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Professor of New Testament, Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University.

Course Description.
Pricing and Registration. Online registration will be available June 1 through August 14, 2017.

Sign up to receive more information.

Sponsored by the Office of External Programs, Perkins School of Theology