Announcements for Sunday, March 28, 2021




March 27

Pick up Communion hosts and Palm Crosses between 10 am-12 pm at church


Palm Sunday, March 28

Palm Sunday Digital Service @ 10 am

Coffee Hour @ 11 am


March 29-April 2

Morning Prayer @ 9 am


March 29

Deadline for Easter Plant Donations and Dedications and Prayer Vigil and Easter Vigil Signups


March 31

Bible Study @ 11 am

Lenten Series @ 7 pm


Maundy Thursday, April 1

Maundy Thursday Digital Service @ 7 pm


Prayer Vigil, April 1-2

Prayer Vigil in the sanctuary from 8 pm to noon on Good Friday (preregistration required)


Good Friday, April 2

Good Friday Stations of the Cross Digital Service @ 7 pm


Holy Saturday, April 3

Flowering of the Cross 11 am-5 pm

Pick up Communion Hosts at Robin Silver’s house 9 am- 6 pm Great Vigil Outdoor Service @ 7 pm (preregistration required)


Easter Sunday, April 4

Easter Sunday Digital Service with Communion @ 10 am Coffee Hour @ 11 pm



Facebook Livestream Service 8:45 am

Coffee Hour @ 9:45 am

Outdoor Service @ 11 am


Readings for Palm Sunday



Communion Hosts and Palm Sunday Crosses Available

Communion hosts and Palm Sunday crosses will be available for pickup from 10 am-12 pm on Saturday March 27 by the church office, then in the front yard of Robin Silver from 12:30-6 pm.

Communion hosts for Easter Sunday Eucharist service will be available for pickup in a basket in Robin Silver’s front yard, 1390 West K Street, Benicia on Saturday April 3 from 9 am- 6 pm.



Spaces Still Available for Prayer Vigil and Easter Vigil Service

Online signups are still being accepted for the in-person Prayer Vigil April 1-2 in the sanctuary and the outdoor Great Vigil service April 3.  Please reserve your spot by Monday, March 29. The Prayer Vigil begins at 8 pm on Thursday, April 1 after the Maundy Thursday digital service at 7 pm and concludes at noon on Good Friday.  The Great Vigil will be held at 7 pm on Saturday, April 3 in the rectory backyard. Check your Friday email from St. Paul’s for secure Zoom log-in information.



Flowering of the Cross Saturday, April 3

St. Paul’s is inviting people to do the flowering of the cross on Holy Saturday, April 3. The cross will be on the front porch of the church between 11 am and 5 pm. Flowers will be available, and you are invited to bring flowers from your own garden too.


Sunday Service Schedule Change Begins April 11

Starting April 11, we are bringing back the outdoor service! This means our livestream service will premiere on Facebook at 8:45 AM, and the outdoor service will start at 11. Look for the link to the online registration for the outdoor service on Monday, April 5.

8:45 AM   Livestream Service via Facebook

9:45 AM   Zoom Coffee Hour

11:00 AM  Outdoor Service (registration required)



Zoom Coffee Hour — Sundays at 11 am

Join us online at 11 am for our Sunday virtual coffee hour. NOTE:

Coffee Hour will move to 9:45 am beginning Sunday, April 11, when we resume holding two services. Check your Friday email from St. Paul’s for secure Zoom log-in information.


Morning Prayer Online – Weekdays at 9 am

This half-hour service of scripture reading and prayers will start your day off on the right foot. Check your Friday email from St. Paul’s for secure Zoom log-in information.



Bible Study Online – Wednesdays at 11 am   

Join us as we dive into next Sunday’s readings while enjoying fellowship, deep conversation, and entertaining tangents. Remember – you can always call into the meeting by phone, no computer required! Check your Friday email from St. Paul’s for secure Zoom log-in information.