Office Hours: Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

United Ministries needs:  The Learning Center needs loose-leaf notebook paper, pencils, 3-prong pocket folders, graduation robes for the September GED graduation ceremony. The Emergency Assistance needs non-perishable food, peanut butter, canned soup, dry beans, individual packages of powdered milk and canned meats. The Place of Hope needs an iron, travel-size soap, spray deodorant, rubbing alcohol, razors, bottled water, hand sanitizer, feminine hygiene products, gently worn belts, men's and women's new underwear, socks and knit hats. 

In addition to our webpage keep in touch with us through the following ways:

1. If you are a member of Facebook, go to the Saint Paul UMC (Greenville, SC) Facebook page and you can see what’s happening at Saint Paul UMC.

2. E-Mail Notification. Please send your e-mail address to:, and we will be doing mass e-mailings of the newsletter and church wide notices.


Members should receive a phone call from Lifetouch Photography regarding scheduling your photograph for the new Church Directory. You can, also schedule your photo session by using the following link, https://booknow-lifetouch.<wbr></wbr><wbr></wbr>.

Finance Meeting will be Thursday, August 15th at 6:30 pm in the church parlor. Please contact Tracey Biggers if you will not be able to attend.

Project Host Soup Kitchen- Monday, August 13th from 9:00am-1:00pm. If you are interested in helping please contact the church office.

The Young Adults and their families will gather for food and fellowship August 18 at the home of Lori and Jason Cheshire, 405 McDonald Street. 

Blessing of the Bookbags will be during Worship on August 19. Students and teachers are encouraged to bring their bookbags to Worship to be blessed.

Back to School Blessing- Pick one or more student and/or teacher from  the box of names in the narthex. Write an encouraging note for the 2018-2019 school year. Please give your letter to MaryAnn Stephens or the church office before August 19for the blessing of the backpacks.

Ad Council Meeting will be Tuesday, August 21 at 6:00 p.m

End of Summer Bash Children, youth and their families are invited to swim at Discovery Island Swim Park on Sunday, August 26, 3:30-5:30. See the End of Summer Bash page for more details and forms.

Ladies Lunch will meet on Thursday, August 30 at 11:30 a.m. at P F Chang, located in the Shops at Greenridge on Woodruff Road. Please contact the church office or Edna Patterson at (864) 313-8314 if you plan to attend.



Grandparents Breakfast The Children's Committee will sponsor breakfast to honor our grandparents on Sunday, September 9 in the Fellowship Hall. We will not have Sunday School.

Welcome Dinner/Gospel Sing Join us for dinner as we welcome Rev. Michael Goldston and family to Saint Paul. Following dinner the choir director, Bill Searcy and the choir will lead us in some favorite gospel hymn. Bring your favorite dish and join us for this special occasion. The church will furnish the meat for the meal.

Church Directory Pictures will be taken on September 14 and 15 for a new Saint Paul Church Directory. An information sheet will be sent out so members can update their information for the directory.