Announcements and Upcoming Events…

Outdoor Worship at St. John’s

Sunday, July 26th at 10 am – Outdoor Worship, Church Picnic on the Lawn, and Dessert Bake-off!

This Sunday at 10 AM is St. John’s Lutheran Church’s annual outdoor worship service; and the weather forecast looks great – sunny with a few clouds and 72 degrees! The worship service will be led by the St. John’s Brass outside on the beautiful lawn of St. John’s church, so bring a comfortable lawn chair or blanket to sit […]

Community Meal Volunteers Needed

St. John’s hosts a Community Meal on the fourth Saturday of each month at 12 PM. Volunteers welcome guests, help to prepare and serve food and beverages, bus and wash dishes, and clean up. Good conversation and laughter occur and the sense of helping others […]

Cottage Meetings 2.0 — Strategic Planning of Our Future Together in Service

Here is another opportunity to connect with Pastor Mark and others in the St. John’s community to talk about the next steps for St. John’s. A small group has been meeting to create a framework for a strategic vision and would like to use the […]

Summer Sundays at Lake Harriet

On Sunday, June 21st, St. John’s worship service was at the Lake Harriet Bandshell for an ecumenical, fun-filled worship in the park at 10 AM. The weather was great as well as the music and message. More information is available about Sundays at Lake Harriet […]

Loaves and Fishes Monday, July 27

It is St. John’s turn to cook at Loaves & Fishes on Monday, May 25 at 2:30 PM. If you can help, please call Marlene Holden at 612-927-6369. New volunteers are always welcome. Please bring an apron and a hat!

Members of St. John’s Lutheran Church […]


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! We are going to remove the black metal railing outside the courtyard door and need some extra help, both for removal and filling the holes. Other jobs are laying a little sod and also raising the level of the land by the sidewalk […]

Nursery Volunteer Opportunity

Hello Congregation of St John’s Lutheran Church!
The Nursery Staff will consist of just one person through summer. In the event that we have children seeking fun with us in the nursery on Sundays, we would love to invite you to volunteer to join us in […]

Summerfest 2015

for everyone—of every age— August 15, 2015 including games, food, friends, music, a pancake breakfast on August 16, and being outdoors at our beautiful camp for a summer celebration!
Some of our favorite foods are back: Brats & Burgers, Tacos in a Bag, Corn on the […]

Rally Sunday – September 13, 2015

Come one, come all for Rally Sunday at St. John’s when Sunday School and Confirmation resume for the school year.

Altar Flowers

Celebrate a special day in your life or memorialize or honor a loved one or by ordering altar flowers. You are welcome to take home the beautiful arrangements after worship on Sunday. Please sign up on the chart located on the bulletin board outside of […]

Summer Worship

Come to church every Sunday at 10:00 am — or earlier, because Organist Peder Flaten plays awsome preludes. You will find rest, joyful music, uplifting messages, and a warm welcome. Stay a few extra minutes for coffee, donuts, and conversation.  Sunday worship celebrates our precious […]