St. Paul's UCC Church

Pastor: Mary Beth Mardis-LeCroy


Worship Service: 10:30 AM
Sunday School - 9:00AM

No Matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here!

Admin Assistant: Michelle Ringgenberg

Moderator: Julie Mathes

Vice Moderator: Lisa Winnie

Board Secretary: Cindy Tassi


Choir Director: Jerry Wibe



Web Page: Carl Duling

Sunday Service and Scripture Readings !


Join us this Sunday Feb 25, 2018

Scripture: John 13:1-7
Sermon: "C+ Really Is the Best Grade"

Ushers are Jerry & Deb Wibe
Scripture reader is Wes Mathes

All are welcome!!
St Paul's is Handicapped Accessible!

March 4th - ushers are Alex & Robin Brown
the scripture reader is Julie Mathes
Sunday March 11th- ushers are John Janovick & Willard Lundahl
the scripture reader is Deb Wibe

Wednesday - 5PM Conformation, 6PM Pastor's Forum
and 7PM Choir,

St Paul's UCC Madrid Ia


Life DID come with an instruction manual.
It's called the Bible!


The Iowa Conferences purchased a subscription to The Parish Paper


St. Paul's United Church of Christ
is a member congregation
of the
Iowa Conference of the
United Church of Christ

In 1957 the Congregational Christian Church and the Evangelical and Reformed Church united to form a new denominatin, the United Church of Christ. This union brought together the oldest denomination entirely born in the United States, the Congregational Christian Church and a denomination that, while uniquely American in spirit, also had solid roots in old Europe. The United Church of Christ celebrated it's 50th birthday in 2007.


We are a OCWM 5 for 5 church !

St Paul's is a member church of
Madrid Home Communities

Don't forget the
SHARE Program


Child care is provided after the sermon

Coffee & Fellowship after church every Sunday!

St. Paul's Bulletin Board
to our website & join us on Facebook
@ St. Paul's UCC Madrid IA

Upcoming Events.

Madrid Home Annual Spring Bake Sale - 1-3PM with Cookies /coffee served from 2-3PM @ Madrid Homes Main Campus

Reflective Lenten Supper & Services -, 6:00-7:00PM all are welcome to join us for Lenten supper & worship time. Every Wednesday during Lent (except for Ash Wednesday and during Holy Week):
February 21 Worship Committee hosts
February 28 Potluck
March 7 still looking for a group or committee to host
March 14 still looking for a group or committee to host
March 21 Lay Life and Work hosts

Lenten Lunch Schedule, 11:30PM
Feb. 21 at St. Malachy’s; Pastor Mary Beth Mardis-LeCroy speaking
Feb. 28 at E. Free; Pastor Carla Werre speaking
March 7 at the Madrid Home; Damian Peasley speaking
March 14 at the Community Room; Father Paul Nguyen speaking
March 21 at St. Paul’s UCC; Pastor Marcus Badgley speaking
March 30 GOOD FRIDAY WALK starting at St. Malachy’s, ending at the funeral home; soup lunch follows at St. John’s.

St. Paul’s UCC Youth Calendar 2018 2nd Sunday of Month
March 11th Open Mic Night Church Basement (all ages) 6-8pm
April 1st Easter Breakfast Church Basement 8-9.30am
May 13th Spring Fling Church Parking Lot (all ages) 12-3pm


St Paul's Members & Friends Prayer List:

Kent Mowrer's mother,Sherry Johnson's daughter Kelly, Ernie B and family over lose of Erne's sister Rozella, Svelana, her brother and her whole family at the loss of her mother, Dave & Rita A, Pastor Mary Beth, Matt & his mom (Janice), Denny D & Family, Ruth H, Larry & Jan S & their daughter Julie, Doug & Judy N, Evelyn O, Amanda S, Bergy, Dean & Juanita Mc, Mildred S and St Paul's Congregation.

If you would like to be added to our Prayer List please email Web Designer & to the Church.

2016 Committee Meeting Schedule
Christian Education - 1st Sunday of the Month (after worship)
Board Meeting - 2nd Sunday of the Month (after worship)
Membership & Church Growth , Lay Life & Work Worship Committee - 3rd Sunday of the Month (after worship)
Finance & Mission - 7PM 3rd Monday of the Month
Diaconate - 4th Sunday of the Month (after worship)
Pastor-Parish Relations (Quarterly) - Last Sunday of the Month (after worship)
St. Paul's Newsletter - Calendar - Monthly Events

St Paul's Newsletter




Fellowship Coffee Hour after Church

Communion - 1st Sunday of the Month
Men's Group - 2nd Sunday of the Month @ 6:30PM
Youth Group - 2nd Sunday of the Month (see Youth Page for times)
Evening Circle
-2nd Thursday No meetings till Spring
Pastor's Forum - Adult Ed. - Wednesday @ 6:00PM
Choir - Wednesday @ 7:00PM (if you're interested in joining choir call Jerry @ 795-2053)
All Church Potluck - 6:00PM - Last Wednesday of the Month
Great Love Ministry Food Item Sunday - 4th Sunday of the Month

Coffee Schedule:
1st Sunday - Volunteer's
2nd Sunday - Evening Circle
3rd Sunday - Worship
4th Sunday - Adult Sunday School
5th Sunday - Pastor Parish Relations


2018 Board & Committees

2017 Membership List

2018 Scripture Readers List

2018 Usher List & Duties

Memorial Candle Information

Old Constitution & ByLaws (Amended 11/20/16 changes in Red)
New Constitution & ByLaws (Amended 11/20/16)

Church Usage Guidelines

Request for Payment Form

FB....Join us on Facebook - Group - St. Paul's UCC Madrid IA
Iowa Conference & UCC Websites

Iowa Conference

Iowa Conference of the United Church of Christ


United Church of Christ

Iowa Conference UCC Information
Iowa Conference Office
5609 Douglas Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50310
Phone: 515-277-6369
Rich Pleva, Conference Minister
Upcoming Events with the Iowa Conference UCC
See the Web Calendar on the right side of the IC homepage

SMILE FOR JESUS...Please take some pictures and send them to us in .jpg format. We want to tell your story on our website picture scroll. Be sure to have anyone in picture(s) sign-off on picture releases.

...Remember to visit the web calendar on our homepage. ALSO REMEMBER, we have Continuing Education opportunities on our website all year round.Visit here to learn more!

2016 Special Offering Calendar for 5 for 5 Churches
1) March 26 - One Great Hour of Sharing (4th Sunday of Lent)
2) June 4 - Strengthen the Church (Pentecost Sunday)
3) Oct 1 - Neighbors in Need (1st Sunday of October - World Communion)
4) Dec 17 - Christmas Fund (St Paul's tradionally gives on Christmas Eve)
These are the words that Annual Meeting delegates wrote on red ribbons to express their dreams and visions for the Iowa Conference!


The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up His countenance upon you, and give you peace! - Numbers 6:24-26

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