Congregational Ministry is the “umbrella” that encompasses many ministries, including Social Ministries, Outreach Ministries, Internal Caregiving Ministries and Health Ministries.  The committee meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month @ 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.  
             
 We welcome everyone to come and join us in the many programs and events we offer throughout the year.
 
Social Ministries – A list of some of the Congregational/Community events we offer during the year: 
  • Mardi Game Night (potluck dinner/games) 
  • Strawberry Festival
  • St. Paul’s Keys Night
  • Walkersville VFD Carnival (St. Paul’s members volunteer their time during carnival week)
  • Hymn Sing/Ice Cream Social
  • German Dinner
  • Harvest Pumpkin Sunday 
  • Caroling  
 
Outreach Ministries 
During 2016, St. Paul’s members supported local organizations with monetary donations to: Frederick Rescue Mission/Faith House, GVCS School Supply Drive, Heartly House, Mental Health Association, Religious Coalition/Cold Weather Shelter, Walkersville High School’s Safe and Sound Event.  In addition, St. Paul’s members supports the Glade Valley Community Services Food Bank with volunteer hours, food and monetary donations.
 
Internal Caregiving Ministries 
  • Stephen Ministry
  • One Simple Act – coordinating meals and visits to shut-ins and members in need.
 
Health Ministries 
  • Care Wear
  • Prayer Shawls/Lap Blankets
  • Care Notes
  • Prayer Chain