Archive for 2020

“Virtual Healing… What?” by Rosemary Dellinger

St. Paul’s is known for so many wonderful worship elements. Beautiful music, welcoming ministry, fresh baked bread at Eucharist, resounding liturgy and healing prayer each and every Sunday… outside of a pandemic. But worship in the time of COVID looks and feels very different. The clergy and staff at St Paul’s have striven to reinvent […]

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  September 28, 2020   No comments

“Love Our Neighbor” by Bob Giolitto

From the gospel of Mark: “Now the woman was a Gentile, of Syrophoenician origin. She begged him to cast the demon out of her daughter. He said to her, ‘Let the children be fed first, for it is not fair to take the children’s food and throw it to the dogs.’ But she answered him, ‘Sir, even […]

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  September 21, 2020   No comments

A new journey for Steve McCay

Dear St. Paul’s parish community, It is with a sad but grateful heart that I write to say that Steve McCay, our beloved and longtime facilities manager, parishioner, and friend, will be relocating to Massachusetts later this fall. Steve and his husband, Luke, will be settling full-time in their home in Provincetown, where they have […]

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  September 16, 2020   No comments

“Volunteering in the Classroom” by Sarah Johnson

September means back to school, and several St. Paul’s parishioners have returned to the classroom for some years now. We work with students who have recently immigrated to Norwalk from Latin America, many with horrific stories of family members they left behind and their own journeys to Norwalk. Most of these students know little English […]

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  September 16, 2020   No comments

Mirella’s Story | September 2, 2020

I found out today my sister is positive for COVID-19… I can’t believe I just typed those words. My sister – Linda – has COVID… As my tears well up in my eyes…again – I find myself feeling helpless, angry, confused and very, very sad. I feel the urge to just run, run far away, […]

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  August 31, 2020   No comments