SPIRITUAL GROWTH FOR ALL AGES
Spiritual Growth programs include a number of wonderful opportunities for children, youth, families and adults to gather for fun, learning and building deep relationships.
JOY Kids' Club
St. Paul's has youth programs for ages 4-13 and 14+. Kid’s Church classes take place during the 10:30 AM service (after children's time) where children will be taught the lesson of the day in age appropriate groups (crafts, drama activities, creative writing and multi-media creations will be used to help comprehension in lessons). The Kids' Church program also provides opportunities for kids to participate in special events such as the Christmas pageant and Camp Awesome in the summer.
U.C.W. Units 1 and 2
St. Paul's has two U.C.W. groups for you to choose from. Unit 1 meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the parlour. Interested women can contact Sharon Hepditch through the church office. Unit 2 meets on the third Tuesday evening of each month at member's homes, and interested women can contact Diane Weber at 705-327-7333 for more information.
The Learning Circle meets once a week to discuss current topical books such as John Pentland's Fishing Tips. Members enjoy open, honest discussion in a safe and spirit-filled environment, creating a sense of community and empowering ongoing learning.
sunday women's group
A spiritual community committed to seeing justice in the world through sharing, learning and growing together. Meetings occur in a supportive environment of mutual respect and confidentiality. This group meets on the last Sunday of each month at 12 noon at area restaurants or here at St. Paul’s.
partner programs and small groups
Smiling Mountain Yoga with Dorothy Robichaud offers two classes per week: Chair Yoga for those with movement restrictions and a gentle Hatha Yoga class on floor mats, Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 am.
Girl Guides of Canada offers a weekly meeting for girls ages 5-6 (Sparks).
There are several 12-Step programs meeting weekly at St. Paul's.
Orillia Music Centre offers weekly music lessons on different instruments.
For more information about these and other programs happening at St. Paul's you are welcome to contact the office and we can provide the appropriate referrals.