Volunteers from St. John’s are needed to serve the evening meal on March 25 for the guests of Loaves & Fishes at St. Stephen’s on Clinton Avenue. Please contact the church office or Marlene Holden (612-927-6369) if you are available to help. Thank you!
will be convened following the budget meeting on January 27. The purpose of this special meeting will be to determine whether to become a Reconciling in Christ congregation. This will occur through a vote on whether to adopt an affirmation of welcome statement. An initial version was circulated for congregational feedback and then revised based on that feedback. A final draft will be available on Sunday, January 20.
Saturday, Feb. 2., 5 p.m.—The Membership Committee will be hosting this first social event of the year. All are welcome to join as we cook and enjoy a meal together (tacos, anyone?) over meaningful conversation and fellowship. A great way to get to know your fellow members better, and meet new folks! A sign-up sheet is posted on the bulletin board outside Fellowship Hall. Child care can be arranged for those interested.
TONIGHT! Wednesday, February 6, 2019 @ 7 PM: HEPAW St John’s will be participating as a host site for a service of the remarkable Holden Evening Prayer. This beautiful, contemplative service transcends denominational lines and celebrates the God who holds all in a loving embrace. What is Holden Evening Prayer Around the World (HEPAW)? Once each year Holden Village, a Lutheran retreat center in the Cascade Mountains, invites congregations and Villagers across the globe to come together through participation in Holden Evening Prayer. Together, we seek to support and draw strength from one another, reaffirming our values as people who [...]
Friday Night Fun won't meet tonight (February 8). We will look forward to March!
On Sunday, May 12 at 3 p.m., the Oratorio Chorus will be performing two stunning masterworks, Haydn’s Nicolaimesse and Mozart’s Coronation Mass in C (K.317). Rehearsals in preparation for this concert will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at St. John’s on: -Sunday, March 24 -Sunday, March 31 -Sunday, April 7 -Sunday, April 14 -Thursday, April 25 -Sunday, April 28 -Thursday, May 2 -Sunday, May 5 -Thursday, May 9 (Rehearsal with Orchestra, 7:00-9:30 p.m.) If you would like to sing in the Chorus or have other questions, please contact Director of Music Sam Grace.
This Sunday, February 10, 11:30 am.-- Think you have what it takes to be St. John's next Top Chili Chef? Bring your crockpot to the Fellowship Hall for a chili tasting contest following worship. Supplies and accoutrements will be provided. Please see Scott Belz or Jennifer Burdick with any questions. Happy cooking!