Monthly Archives: May 2019


Join in worship at 10:00 a.m. Sundays during this Lenten season with St. John's  service of Word and Sacrament. Sunday school will not meet prior to worship, but nursery care will be available during worship. Fellowship Hour, which usually follows worship, will be cancelled also Dear St. John’s members and friends,   St. John’s Church Council has decided that worship will be held at St. John’s Sundays at 10 a.m. with the following prudent precautions: Please enter the sanctuary through the large wooden doors facing 49th Street. If you need the elevator for access, the office lobby doors will be [...]

2020-03-17T22:57:22-05:00May 19th, 2019|

Honoring Our Neighbors’ Faith:

A Lutheran Perspective on Faith Traditions in America, is the current focus of ‘Bible Study & More’ with Pastor Mark and others. Hundreds of Christian denominations and dozens of non-Christian traditions have followers in the United States. How do we view this wide variety of beliefs and practices? How does the Lutheran tradition compare with others? All are welcome to come and explore key teachings, worship patterns and practices, and other aspects of main religious traditions in our country today. Sessions meet on Thursday mornings at 10:00 at St. John's. 

2019-12-21T22:12:15-06:00May 19th, 2019|

St. John’s Congregation Annual Meeting

is scheduled for Sunday, June 9 following worship, with celebration of ministries, election of new council members, and update on chart of accounts with financial summary on the docket. Annual reports of most committees, task forces, or ministry teams are available for review in the June Messenger.

2019-06-15T18:38:01-05:00May 19th, 2019|

Love Pancakes?

Come and have breakfast at Chi Rho, served from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 26 (Memorial Day weekend)! Enjoy good food, fellowship, and fun at St. John’s Chi Rho Retreat Center on Lake Sylvia near Annandale, MN.

2019-05-29T15:55:47-05:00May 19th, 2019|

Vacation Bible School Day Camp!

Summer is almost here, and that means it is almost time for VBS Day Camp! Several Minneapolis churches are working together to put on a week of programming at Bethel Lutheran Church Monday, June 17 - Friday, June 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The camp is for students grades K-8. Cost is $30 per child, $60 max per family. To register, go to and click “Download the registration form as a PDF here.” You’ll find more details about the camp and registration on the PDF form. Please send Amy an email at or give her a [...]

2019-06-21T13:58:11-05:00May 27th, 2019|

Loaves & Fishes: Can you help?

Volunteers from St. John’s are needed on Monday, July 22, 5:00 p.m. to serve the evening meal for the many 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. You will be very much appreciated!

2019-07-25T21:48:45-05:00May 19th, 2019|