Caritas Vocal Ensemble, a mixed group of experienced singers, will present a concert of a cappella choral music Sunday afternoon, April 28 at 3:00 at St. John’s. Sacred and secular, traditional, contemporary and culturally diverse, they have something for everyone! A dessert and coffee reception will immediately follow the concert. Tickets are $25 or free will donation of choice. All proceeds will benefit TRUST’s Parish Nursing Program.
For April 5-6, we will have a ladies’ group of about 15 from Trinity Lutheran Church here for a spiritual retreat. Outside of groups, we are organizing the camp in a manner that will be dramatically different with storage of equipment and making more space in rooms and buildings. I'm work- ing with Keith Korsmo, our new ‘grounds foreman.’ We are developing and working on projects to tidy things up and improve the efficiency of the camp in general and to improve the look of the camp. Snow is melting quickly and Spring is upon us!
Uno, Candy Land, Chutes and Ladders, Catan, and so much more! Join in an evening of games, fellowship and food this Friday, April 12 from 5:30-7 p.m. Bring your favorite board and card games (labeled with your name), a few dollars for the taco dinner, and a friend! This event is for all ages — see you there!
This Saturday morning, April 13 from 9-12 in preparation for Holy Week and the Easter season. We’ll polish brass, wipe down wood, organize...and have fun...plus lunch from Jimmy John’s. All ages are welcome!
Palms. Passion. Paradox.
The Last Supper.
Humiliated, stripped down, abandoned by his disciples, crucified for all our sin...It is finished.
Pulling out all the stops on organ, brass, choir, and bells: Alleluia! He is risen indeed!
Come have Breakfast before Worship! Pancakes, Sausages, Fresh Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Juice. Sponsored by St. John’s Chi Rho Committee. Donations will support the ministry of St. John’s Chi Rho Center.
What is oval-shaped and filled with candy? An Easter Egg! Join St. John's Sunday school community for an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday morning, April 21, at 9:30 a.m. (following the the pre-service breakfast)! There won’t be Sunday School on Easter Sunday so all our families can worship together. Easter Breakfast — 8-9:30 a.m. Pancakes, sausages, fruit, juice, coffee/tea Sponsored by the Chi Rho Committee; donations will support the ministry of St. John’s Chi Rho Center. [...]
Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed! Alleluia!!! This Easter morning celebration marked my 5-year anniversary of serving as your pastor! In all honesty I am amazed at how fast the time has flown by. Looking back, it is remarkable to see how much we have accomplished in our service of God and our neighbor. And all of it was made possible because of your remarkable generosity. You have volunteered countless hours for leading or serving on committees and taskforces (including the new Mission, Vision, Core Values and the Reconciling in Christ Welcome Statement). You donated your time for worship [...]