Ways you can support st. paul


Envelope Giving

Giving envelopes are placed in the Offering Plates each Sunday during worship and are lifted to God.

Giving through bill pay

A convenient way to offer your giving amount is by utilizing your bank's bill pay service, either manually or by a schedule you set up. Be sure to include on the memo line how your giving amount is to be applied (i.e., regular giving, food pantry, flowers, etc.).

Automatic Account Withdrawal

Your giving amount is automatically debited from your account. Contact the office and someone will assist you in setting this up.


Use the link HERE to access the Shutterfly website. Purchase gifts and keepsakes for friends, family and yourself! That's it! St. Paul receives a cash rebate of 8% of your purchases for our ministries.


St. Paul receives a small percentage of every purchase made through the Amazon.Smile website portal. It's easy and just follow these simple directions. Happy shopping!

1. Visit smile.amazon.com.

2. Sign in with your regular Amazon.com credentials.

3. Select St. Paul Sarasota as your charitable organization to receive donations.

4. Start shopping!

5. Add a bookmark for smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at Amazon.Smile.

Thrivent Action Team Grants

If you are a member of Thrivent Financial through your 401K or life insurance, or other policies, you are eligible for up to two grants per year. These grants can help pay for materials, mailings, signs, or many other uses to get God's word out to the community. Let the office know you wish to help and someone will help you to apply.

Special Donations by Credit Card (AVAILABLE SOON)

For ease of giving for one time donations (i.e., if you are not a member but would like to give in memory of a loved one). Not intended to be used for member regular giving.



Returning our offerings to God helps us to experience a renewed sense of gratitude for all that God has given us.

From The 7 Habits of Jesus
Reverend Ashley Nicolls

2256 Bahia Vista Street

Sarasota FL 34239


Phone 941.955.6479

Fax 941.955.8600

Preschool 941.955.6480

Office hours:

9a-Noon  M-F

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