St. Paul is the home of several opportunities for our Hispanic friends and has the longest-running Hispanic program in the Methodist West Ohio Conference.
Worship services in Spanish
Bible study in Spanish
Las Posadas, a traditional Mexican Christmas celebration is held annually at St. Paul UMC. The event includes pageants, a worship service and—after the service—a traditional Mexican dinner, complete with piñatas for the children.
Photos and a video from this year's event are on the photogallery page.
Las Amigas (The Friends)
This is a social and support program for Hispanic/Latino women. It encourages development for women, promoting education, activities, discussions, diversion and support. It is open to women of all ages, and the group meets each Thursday from 6:45pm to 8:45pm.
The Hispanic Ministry of St. Paul UMC has conducted a long-standing English for Speakers of Other languages (ESOL) Program. This is done in conjunction with our neighbor and partner, the Life Enrichment Center.