Why St. Paul’s Lutheran?

What draws you to a church? What does it mean to be part of a Christian community like St. Paul’s? Here is one person’s story, or actually, poem.

By R.J.

Because with Matt in school, my world has become small and thrifty.

I watch my pennies. And buy lots of books.

And proofread papers.

My world has become small.


St. Paul’s helps my world get just a little bigger.

I make music

And feel supported

And uplifted

And loved.


i want everyone to feel like that.


My world has become small.

The world, however, is just as big as it always has been.

And just as full of need.

And love

And God

And the people of God.

And it helps me to remember that