Grow in faith and service with historic St. Paul United Methodist Church, The Soul of the Arts District. Rev. Richie L. Butler, Senior Pastor.
The only church in downtown Dallas rooted in African-American traditions of worship, St. Paul is the sole survivor of what was, for over a century, a neighborhood of monumental black churches. The congregation that greets you today is the same community that has worshiped on this very site since its establishment by a visionary body of recently freed slaves in 1873. From its founding in a brush arbor to its current landmark standing as the oldest community presence in what has become the Dallas Arts District, St. Paul has remained committed to the spiritual disciplines of prayer, fasting, tithing, and Bible study. There is no greater testimony to the power of prayer than the fact that, where here God planted a church in 1873, here we remain. Come grow in faith and service with us, and loose the power of our timeless faith in your own life. If you come for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., you'll never be late for church at 10:45 a.m. Even if you're late for Sunday School, you'll still be on time for church.
Mission: The Mission of St. Paul United Methodist Church is to be a diverse Christian Community that utilizes the Arts in proactively building the Kingdom of God by seeking and making disciples for Jesus Christ through nurture and care, outreach and evangelism, and witness and worship…ALL to the Glory of God.
msn.com At Paul Quinn College in Dallas, the church has always been an important symbol on campus. But for the last 10 years, the doors have been locked. What's now called Richard Allen Chapel was built in 1967. For 43 years, students used it as a place to worship and pray. Graduation ceremonies were also h...
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Our Higher Education Ministry was busy preparing care packages for our student scholars back on campus preparing to change the world! They received them just in time for Valentine’s Day!
dfw.cbslocal.com One of the oldest historically black communities of Dallas still has traces of its imprint attached to present-day Dallas, but most may not have seen its origin.
libertywritersafrica.com Humanity owes the Black race a lot of apologies for stealing her achievements and denying her ingenuity. As we dig more and more into Black history, we are surprised to find that the Black race has contributed immensely to the progress of humanity.
Come out to celebrate the life and legacy of MLK and support Pastor Butler. Mark you calendar for Monday, January 20, details on flyer.
You may have driven past it a hundred times and never even noticed, but the St. Paul United Methodist Church has 5 different shades of brick that were used for its construction. Their congregation has been meeting at this very location dating all the way back to 1873. Construction on this building began in 1901 and took 26 years to complete due to the intense financial disparity which the Black Community faced during that time. Members of the congregation would bring what bricks they could afford as offerings during Sunday services. Next time you find yourself in the Dallas Arts District, pause and take the time to appreciate the visible reminder the exterior of this building represents; a determined congregation that persevered and saw through to completion their great house of worship.
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[01/07/20] Design the day you want, today - Right NOW! It’s Next Level TIME!!!!
#NEXTLEVEL! New Sermon Series starts Sunday, January 5th.
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Happy New Year. January 1 is also day 7 of Kwanzaa. Enjoy and activate today’s principle each and everyday of 2020. #faithandunity
Happy Kwanzaa to you and yours on this last day of the decade! #day6ofKwanzaa #habarigani #NYE2019
Kwanzaa Principle Day 4!
It’s the Last Sunday of the year. Finish the year in corporate worship. Join us for our Worship Experience at St. Paul Downtown, 1816 Routh Street, 10:45 am. See ya soon!
Habari Gani! Happy Kwanzaa everyone. Today is Day 3. If you’re out and about today, check out festivities at Pan African Connection in Dallas’ Glendale Shopping Center. #kwanzaacelebration #day3 #kwanzaameetschristmas #stpaulumcdowntown
Kwanzaa Celebration continues - Day 2
St. Paul Downtown would like to help you celebrate the seven principles of Kwanzaa. Day One is UMOJA meaning Unity.
Our fervent prayers are with the Evans Family during this time. We believe God with you for His will to be done in the life of Mrs. Evans.
Yesterday, I shared a heartfelt video with the church I pastor about my wife, Lois. I'd like to share a portion of that video update here with you, our extended virtual ministry family.
Will you join me in praying that the Lord will give Lois great peace at this time? We continue to believe in the power of prayer and do not underestimate God’s power to heal, nor do we deny his ability to comfort hurting hearts. Please pray specifically with us that God would either heal Lois or take her home. We do not want her to live in pain.
Also pray that God will give us, as her family, grace, wisdom, and comfort as we walk with my wife through this season. Your prayers are appreciated and needed. They mean a lot to me, and to all of us, right now.
I realize that many of you want to know how you can encourage me and my family as we care for my wife. Please know that you have already done so much by sharing your love, your concern, and your support.
What would encourage my heart this Christmas season is to know that you are spending time with the people you love and not wasting the time God has given you to live on things that really don’t matter. Most importantly, what brings my heart joy is to know that you are remembering and honoring the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ who is my hope in spite of life’s challenges.
One great comfort to me during these difficult days is to know that Lois and I, along with our children, have made the most of the time we have together. We continue to do so even now and desire for you to do the same.
I will continue to share with you as I can and let you know how you can help in the coming days. But for today, I want to thank you for your love and care. On behalf of myself and my family, we wish you a blessed and a very merry Christmas.
The HBCU Kid
The HBCU Kid™ 2020 Spring Break College Tour. We will be touring Huston-Tillotson University, Jarvis Christian College, Texas Southern University, Prairie View A&M University, Paul Quinn College, and Wiley College.
Tour Dates: March 24 - 27, 2020
Price Per Student: $475
▪︎Transportation & Hotel
▪︎Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
▪︎Departures from Little Rock & Pine Bluff
Payment Plan: $75 non-refundable is due by November 30, 2019. $400 final balance is due on or by February 29, 2020. We offer other payment options as well. If you have any questions, please call Joy Matthews at 501-891-2226.
Interested in the Wesley Pilgrimage in England 2020? Check our Scholarship Opportunities.
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It’s prayer time! Call in now (Every Thursday) 🙏😇❤️🙏😇❤️🙏😇❤️🙏
SPUMC Family & Friends,
St. Paul's weekly church-wide prayer call is tomorrow. The power of prayer!
1. Date: 12/5, Thursday
2. Time: 7:30am
3. Conf. line: (712) 432-6258
4. Access code: 193583#
Set your alarm clock and join us for the Thursday prayer calls.
Happy Thanksgiving to all. God bless!
(Sent by Sharon Spratt)
The Season of Advent starts Sunday, December 1. Join the family at St. Paul as Pastor Butler encourage everyone to experience hope, love, joy and peace this Advent season - Sundays @ 10:45 am @ St. Paul UMC, 1816 Routh Street in Dallas.
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Don’t forget to stop by the Welcome Center to pick up your angel from the “Angel Tree”! You can pick up one (or more) today and next Sunday, December 1st. We ask that all gifts are returned by Sunday, December 8th. Thank you for helping us bless these families this Christmas season.
Celebrate a special Men’s Day @ St. Paul, with guest speaker, Roland Parrish. We would love to worship with you.
Don’t forget, Sunday is Men’s Day and a dynamic day it will be. Don’t come alone, bring another brother with you to Church!
Lunch with a purpose today! If you’re downtown and need some spiritual inspiration. Join us for lunch, BBQ AND BIBLE"
Mid-Day Manna Bible Study @ St. Paul at noon today, Wednesday, Nov. 13th, 12:00pm, 1816 Routh ST-Dallas
Rev. Marcus Harris will continue sharing scriptures, and stories associated with our on-going bible study series, "An Attitude of Gratitude " as taken from The Holy Word.
We are excited to announce that at the invitation of Sony Pictures, our staff wrote the faith-based study guide for the film "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood," starring Tom Hanks. Click the link to check out the resource! The film opens this Thanksgiving!
All Stars Project of Dallas presents: The fifth annual Building Bridges across Dallas Luncheon segment honoring our Senior Pastor, Richie Butler.
Thank you to all of those who came out to fellowship during our annual Fall Festival! The Bake -Off and Chili Cook-Off did not disappoint! Special thank you to our volunteers and vendors who made this wonderful event a success.
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God wants to heal you, today! Join us this morning for your breakthrough @ St. Paul UMC, 1816 Routh Street. More details on flyer.
Today was Cyclist Sunday! After worship Pastor Richie Butler and a group of members and visitors grabbed their wheels and hit the road! Those that pray together, play and enjoy life together, as well! #CyclistSunday
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We're so excited about our children leading us in tomorrow's 10:45 worship! #IgniteKidsWorship #SetAFire
[08/29/19] Start your Thursday on a high note, by joining our weekly prayer call tomorrow morning at 7:30am! 712-432-6258, passcode: 193583# Be Blessed!
Check out this DMN piece contributed by our own, Pastor Richie Butler.
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