Come to Sunday school before worship at 9:00 a.m. for music, Bible stories and crafts. Nursery care is offered for those up to age six during worship each Sunday. Activity bags can also be found in the narthex.

October 12th, 2016|

Wednesday Evening Education and Thursday Morning too!

Pastor Mark continues to host Bible Studies each Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. and each Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. in St. John’s lounge/ library. Discussion is based on the following Sunday’s texts (readings). Come and learn from one another; grow in and with the Word!      

September 6th, 2016|

Next Community Meal — February 25

Sign up to Help! Come and Eat! St. John’s will host its monthly Community Meal at noon on February 25. Volunteers are needed to welcome guests, help prepare food and beverages, bus and wash dishes, and clean up. The time commitment is about two hours. If you are interested, please sign up on the poster outside Fellowship Hall or let the church office know.  

February 21st, 2015|

Chili Bowl!

CHILI BOWL!  2nd Annual St. John’s Chili Competition Sunday, February 26, 11:00 a.m. It’s a truth that remains unquestioned to this day: your chili is better than anyone else’s, and you can PROVE IT! Last year, our very own Bea Hasselmann won the prized apron, but now her chili is on the line. Are you interested in putting your chili to the ultimate test? This year’s competition for supreme chili master will take place on February 26 following worship. To enter, prepare and bring your most competitive chili recipe (double batch) - enough for everyone to have a taste.  Others [...]

February 6th, 2017|

Metropolitan Boys Choir & Metropolitan Men’s Choir

Concert will be held at St. John's Sunday, February 26 at 3:00 pm Free will offering

February 19th, 2015|

Learn about “The Gathering” Wednesday March 1

Tanya McManimon from Respite Solutions is the speaker for Missionary Circle on Wednesday March 1 at noon in St. John's Chapel. The Bettys from St. John's volunteer at "The Gathering" which is sponsored by Avinity Living for seniors with mild to moderate memory loss and takes place at Bethlehem Lutheran Church.  Everyone is invited to bring a lunch. For more info contact hostess Betty Johnson who is sharing devotions and providing dessert!

February 19th, 2017|

Ash Wednesday

Please join us March 1 at 7:00 p.m. for a service of Holy Communion  and  Imposition of Ashes  We also celebrate Lenten Wednesdays March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5 with a meal at 5:45 p.m. and worship—”Behold the Light”  7:00-7:30 p.m.

February 6th, 2017|

St. John’s Retreat for Women

A LENTEN RETREAT for St. John’s women and guests will be offered Friday evening and Saturday, March 10-11 at Chi Rho Center, Annandale.  We will continue to deepen the practice of “listening” with the help of Pastor Katherine Nycklemoe of St. Stephen Lutheran, Bloomington.  Please contact Ann ( or Anna ( for reservations or more information.      

November 24th, 2016|

Celebrate 20 Years of ZOOM at this Year’s Gala March 18, 2017

Join us for this year’s ZOOM House “Come to the Table” fundraising gala! This year, we celebrate ZOOM’s 20th anniversary and the impact those twenty years have had to our community. The evening will include delicious food, live and silent auctions, a wine pull, fund-a-need opportunities, and other fun activities! We invite you to “Come to the Table” and celebrate all that makes ZOOM possible.   Doors open at 5:00 pm. Welcome and dinner at 6:45 pm. Individual Tickets: $75, if purchased by Feb. 10, $100 after Feb. 10 Host a table of 8- $1000 Minneapolis Marriott Northwest  7025 [...]

February 7th, 2017|

Spring Concert 2017

FAURE REQUIEM Sunday Rehearsals (6:30-8:30pm): April 2, 9, 23, 30 [NO Rehearsal April 16. Easter Sunday] May 7, 14 [FYI - Mothers Day is 5/14] Performance Week: Thursday, May 18, 7:00-10:00pm [Dress Rehearsal] Sunday, May 21, 1pm call, 2:00pm Performance

September 6th, 2016|