Religion

St. John’s in the Wilderness 2021 Summer Schedule

St. Luke’s Church and St. John’s in the Wilderness share a long, foundational history of serving the spiritual needs of seasonal and permanent residents. St. John’s in the Wilderness Episcopal Church in Paul Smiths was founded in 1876 by Dr. Edward Livingston Trudeau with the help of Apollos (Paul) Smith and many of the wealthy camp owners around Spitfire, Upper, and Lower St. Regis Lakes. The original log building burned…

Plans for the future

Plans for the future

Our Hopes and Dreams To Increase Membership To Expand Our Church School To Improve Communication With Our Congregation and Community To Strengthen Our Relevance To The Community To Maintain and Creatively Use Our Extensive Facilities Our congregation has a strong desire to grow its membership. We have substantial property in our church building, classrooms, and grounds with which to welcome and…

Holy Week at St. Luke’s

Holy Week at St. Luke’s

Holy Week 2019 begins on Palm Sunday, April 14.  There will be a full schedule of services you can avail yourself of during Holy Week which will help make your celebration of Easter Day more glorious and meaningful. Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday), April 14, 7:45 a.m. and 10 a.m. This day celebrates our Lord’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem,…