at Chi Rho—August 16-18.
St. John’s Lutheran Church seeks to engage all people in meaningful and grace-oriented worship. The Director of Worship and Music Ministry will be a primary staff person in ensuring quality worship and music. If you are interested in the position below, please contact the church office. POSITION DESCRIPTION for Director of Worship and Music Ministry St. John’s Lutheran Church Minneapolis, MN Part time – exempt Qualifications: The Director of Worship and Music Ministry must see this position as a ministry to and with the people of God known as St. John’s Lutheran Church. Commitment comes from an understanding of God's [...]
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.
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.
after worship on Sunday, June 2!
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 http://oursavioursmpls.org/day-camp.html 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or give her a [...]
"Baptized, We Live - Lutheranism As a Way of Life," Wednesday April 10 at 6:35 p.m. (following midweek worship) and Thursday April 11 at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to join the conversation!
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!
...for a midweek Lenten Worship service which is contemplative in nature. April 10 soup is served (free will offering) at 5:00-5:45 p.m. in the fellowship hall, and worship starts at 6 p.m. in the chapel. Worshippers will enter the worship space in silence and in near darkness and wait. We will sing a little, hear readings, pray together, sit in intentionally long moments of silence, and bask in the peace and presence of Christ. I sincerely hope you come and have a deeply moving experience of Encountering the Cross of Christ, a continual unfolding event in the lives of followers [...]
YOUR GENEROSITY FEEDS THE HUNGRY! We've resumed the Page Food Backpack program at St. John's for 2019-2020, and the donation baskets are ready! The goal is to be able to give 15 backpacks of food each month of the school year to middle school families in need. This month we plan to deliver the filled backpacks to the school on Thursday, October 24. Thank you for all of your donations! Items requested for the monthly backpacks are: New or used 19-inch backbacks, Cereal (Cheerios, Rice Krispies and Mini Wheats), peanut butter, tuna and chicken, chunky soup/stew, ravioli, boxed dried noodle [...]