Monthly Archives: July 2020

Virtual Book Study: “Dear Church”

Pastor Mark of St. John's is currently hosting a weekly virtual book study of “Dear Church: A Love Letter from a Black Preacher to the Whitest Denomination in the US” by Lenny Duncan on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. and Thursdays at 10 a.m via Zoom. The book if readily available through various outlets. Join Zoom meeting for the recurring Wednesday sessions at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86295456437?pwd=eHp4NzB3anFSL0ZmMldDa3k3VlZiUT09 Meeting ID: 862 9545 6437 Passcode: 849003 One tap mobile +13126266799,,86295456437#,,,,,,0#,,849003# US (Chicago) +16465588656,,86295456437#,,,,,,0#,,849003# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) Meeting ID: 862 9545 6437 Passcode: 849003 Join Zoom meeting [...]

2020-08-06T13:21:49-05:00July 11th, 2020|

South Mpls Summer Day Camp Extension!

The adult leaders had so much fun that we want to keep offering online gatherings over the summer - specically, once/week "Water Wednesdays"! Save the date - and share the word with other friends/kids you know. This opportunity is geared for elementary aged kids (K-5th grade), but middle schoolers are welcome to tune in as well. What: Water Wednesdays When: 9-10am on Zoom, plus videos on our website Dates: Every Wednesday from July 8 - August 26 Register here: https:// sites.google.com/view/ southminneapolisdaycamp2020/home Here is the Zoom link for our Water Wednesdays gatherings: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89173970572

2020-07-06T22:05:27-05:00July 6th, 2020|

Thoughts from Pastor Mark — July 2020

July has arrived! WOW it is HOT!! March 15th was the last time we assembled in worship together. Today is July 2nd and marks the 109th day since we last assembled at St. John’s. We cannot be together. I miss you. We miss each other. We are required to wear masks. And yet God is still calling to God’s church and so we press on...  The Reopen Taskforce continues to meet to discuss when and how we might reopen the church for worship and also brainstorm things that we can do as a church in the meantime.  I [...]

2020-08-02T17:41:28-05:00July 6th, 2020|