Announcements and Upcoming Events…

December Worship

Come to St. John’s on Sundays for worship with Holy Communion at 10:00 am followed by Fellowship including donuts!
Please also join us on Wednesdays, November 30 and December 7 […]


Sunday school meets at 9:00 a.m., and nursery care is offered for those up to age six during worship each Sunday. Activity bags can also be found in the narthex.

Handel’s Messiah: December 10 & 11

Enrich your holiday season with performance of a musical masterpiece! For 27 years, the St. John’s Music Series has presented free performances of Handel’s Messiah, featuring the St. John’s Oratorio Chorus, professional orchestra, and distinguished […]

The Holiday Bazaar returns!

THE 2016 HOLIDAY BAZAAR will be held at St. John’s during the receptions for Handel’s Messiah on Saturday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11, as well as during fellowship on Sunday morning, Dec.11. Plan to […]


Poinsettias will again adorn the chancel and narthex for our Christmas services.
You may order plants after worship on Sunday, December 11
Or, if you prefer, you may provide the information below to the church office, by […]

December Message from Pastor Mark

God is calling us into something new. The blessed part about this is that God still has purpose and meaning for us. The hard part about this is that something new means something different, which […]

Family Cookie Baking Event

Bring your favorite pre-made holiday cookie dough for a night of cookie-baking, decorating and plate-arranging (and likely some eating) on Friday, Dec. 16 at 5 p.m. We’ll have a pizza dinner and a Christmas movie […]

Advent Retreat for Women

ST JOHN’S WOMEN AND GUESTS are invited to an Advent Mini-Retreat on Saturday, December 17 from 9:00 a.m. – noon at St. John’s. Come, breathe!…be intentionally quiet…use your whole self—body, mind and spirit—to pray and […]

Children’s Christmas Program

Children of St. John’s will present their Christmas program on Sunday, December 18 in Fellowship Hall following worship. All children are welcome to participate! Rehearsals will take place during the 9:00 am Sunday school hour […]

St. John’s Lutheran Church Advent Devotional 2016

Writers, Poets, and Artists within our congregation contributed to a daily devotional collection for use during Advent, which began November 27. Click here to view your personal copy and be inspired!

Food for Families of Ramsey Students

The Community and Neighborhood Committee thanks you for your support of this ministry to our neighbors. We are adjusting our delivery schedule for December to work around winter break; we will pack and deliver backpacks […]

Music in Worship at St. John’s – Choir, Brass, Bells

Weekly choir rehearsals are held Wednesdays at 7:30pm in the fellowship hall. All of God’s people have a place in the choir! Do you like to sing? No experience required. We’d love to make music […]

Spring Concert 2017

Sunday Rehearsals (6:30-8:30pm):
April 2, 9, 23, 30 [NO Rehearsal April 16. Easter Sunday]
May 7, 14 [FYI – Mothers Day is 5/14]
Performance Week:
Thursday, May 18, 7:00-10:00pm [Dress Rehearsal]
Sunday, May 21, 2pm call, 3:00pm Performance

Office Hours

St. John’s office hours are:

Monday thru Thursday: 9:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.

Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

(Please call ahead if you will need assistance at other times. Thanks, everyone!)

Knit a Prayer Shawl

St. John’s knitters share a wonderful ministry of creating prayer shawls for comforting those who need it. Prayers go into the work as the shawl is created.  If you like to knit, speak with Marlene […]

Altar Flowers

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