Special Services

Special worship services at St. Pauls allow us to explore different styles of music - Taizé chants at the Winter Solstice and Gospel in How Sweet the Sound.

Special services also help us mark the passages of our lives - birth and death, Advent and Lent.

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An annual service celebrating  gospel jazz spirituals with a "hymn-sing" feel about it. History Begun by Sam Hill, Organist and Music Director from 1970 until his death in 1991. Continued by Kurt R. Hansen, present Director of Music. Kurt and Sam...

On the longest night of the year we welcome the return of light to our world and the coming of the light of Christ. This unique service includes Taize chants and an opportunity to walk the labyrinth by candlelight.

From our German tradition Literally means "Festival of Celebration of the Dead" (Departed) The last Sunday before Advent We remember in liturgy and song the members of the church that have passed away in the previous year.  The liturgical color for...

What do you do with the kids when the holidays are over? And it’s winter in Chicago? You make sure you don’t miss a week at St. Pauls in January when rehearsals are underway for Bible Story Theatre!

All church school kids - from age 4...