Announcements and Upcoming Events…

Worship Wednesdays during Lent

Starting on February 25 services begin at 7 PM during the the season of Lent, which prepares us over 40 days for The Three Days in Holy Week. It is a powerful spiritual exercise to worship weekly on BOTH Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings, as we continually grow in anticipation for the proclamation “He is not here! He is risen. Alleluia!” The midweek liturgy will be the Holden Evening Prayer, and Pastor Mark will do […]

Holy Week Schedule

Please join us for worship during Holy Week and on Easter Sunday.



PALM SUNDAY, March 29, 2015
10:00 a.m. ………………………………………………………….. Service in Sanctuary
We process with palms.

MAUNDY THURSDAY, April 2, 2015
7:00 p.m. ……………………………………………………………. Service in Sanctuary
We remember the Lord’s Last Supper and his selfless example of servanthood. The […]

Learn about St. John’s Stained Glass Windows

At the first of five Wednesday Evening Lenten Prayer Services, Pastor Mark Tiede’s sermon described three of St. John’s beautiful stained glass windows– their art, symbolism, and how they inspire faith. Please join us in the following weeks to learn more. Here are links to […]

Lenten Soup Suppers

LENTEN SOUP SUPPERS: Please join us for soup and fellowship before the Wednesday night Lent
services. Soup will be served starting at 5:45 PM, with worship following at 7 PM. The first of five soup
suppers will be on February 25, with March 25 being the final […]

TRUST Youth March Activity: Whirlyball

On Sunday, March 8th, TRUST Youth will head to Maple Grove to play Whirlyball! Court time is 1-3 pm, so plan to be there by 12:45. Cost is $10 per person but adult chaperones can participate for free. Bring cash or a check made […]

Support Zoom House

The Annual Fundraising Gala for ZOOM House is Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Metropolitan Ballroom in Golden Valley. Tickets are $75 per person, which includes dinner as well as a silent and live auction. The theme for this year’s gala is “Welcome Home,” which […]

A Safari of the Spirit

WOMEN’S RETREAT will be held at Camp Chi Rho from Friday, March 27, 3 PM through Saturday, March 28, 4 PM. Join us in an adventure of faith led by Ann Teel Rabe, member of St. John’s, parish pastor in Lutheran churches, and Chaplain in […]

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 […]

St. John’s Music Series Spring Concert

Rehearsals begin Sunday, March 15 at 6:30 pm for St. John’s Oratorio Chorus performance of Louis Vierne’s Missa Solemnis on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm. Directed by Joyce Larson and accompanied by Peder Flaten on organ.

St. John’s Music Series presents Metropolitan Boys Choir

Metropolitan Boys Choir
Sunday, March 22 at 3:00 pm
The Metropolitan Boys Choir presents their annual spring performance at their home, St. John’s Lutheran Church.
Come and join in at this fun family event!
Free-will offering. A reception will follow the concert.

Summerfest 2015

for everyone—of every age— August 22, 2015
including games, food, friends, music,
a pancake breakfast on August 23,
and being outdoors at our beautiful camp for a summer celebration!

At the third annual Summerfest in August 2014
four bands played a variety of music throughout the day.
The food was very […]