St. John’s Blog

St. John’s invites you to join us this Friday for our November Friday Night Fun!

St. John’s Presents: “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving on Friday, November 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. What fun will the night hold? We’ll gather in the St. John’s Lounge for Thanksgiving-themed crafts and activities. 6 p.m. — We’ll fill our plates with pizza and settle in to watch “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” on our new projector screen! The movie is family-friendly and only 30 minutes long. Feel free to color or continue to make crafts during the movie! 6:30ish p.m. — After the movie, people can stick around for fellowship or head out. We’ll wrap up before 7 p.m. What to bring: [...]

2018-11-14T16:55:47+00:00November 13th, 2018|

Bible Studies in Fall

Bible Studies on the Gospel of Mark are held Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday mornings at 10:00 a.m. in St. John’s Lounge with Pastor Mark. All are welcome! Note that sessions will not meet on November 21 or 22.

2018-11-14T16:56:55+00:00April 2nd, 2018|

St. John’s Book Club Sunday, October 28

Our next book will be a collaboration with the RIC committee (Reconciling in Christ). Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt is the book we will read and discuss on October 28! Bring your questions, thoughts, comments (and coffee/donut!) at 11:15 a.m. for a lively discussion. All are welcome! Contact Jennifer Burdick with any questions: mattjen0625@msn.com.

2018-10-28T11:42:35+00:00September 5th, 2018|

St. John’s Trunk-Or-Treat!

This party was a blast!  Thank you so much to all who attended. The food (hot dogs) was great.  Costumes were creative.  Thank you especially to Amy who decorated, lead games, provided crafts, invited folks, and organized the event.  Please see the great photos! Happy Halloween everyone!    

2018-11-04T15:49:50+00:00October 2nd, 2018|

Sunday Dinner October 21

Missionary Circle Will Host Dinner When: Sunday, October 21, 5:00 p.m. Where: St. John’s What: Enjoy a special meal of pork loin with apples, potatoes, old-fashioned green bean dish, salad and dessert. Be entertained by the Metropolitan Boys Choir. Why: To raise funds in support of Operation Bootstrap Africa Who they are: Founded in 1965, Operation Bootstrap Africa (OBA) is a non-profit organization that partners with communities in Tanzania, Kenya, and Madagascar to help them educate their children. Grounded in a "self- help" philosophy, Bootstrap works in partnership with local groups, uses local resources, and follows local priorities to improve [...]

2018-10-27T20:37:46+00:00September 5th, 2018|

TRUST Youth Kick-Off Sunday October 28

Sunday, October 28 from 12:15 to 2:30 p.m. at Lynnhurst UCC Middle and high school youth will head to Lynnhurst UCC after fellowship hour for lunch and board games with other local churches. Youth should bring their favorite board games (labeled with their name) and $5 for pizza. Email Amy with questions.

2018-11-04T16:31:32+00:00October 2nd, 2018|

Wednesday Music Rehearsals in October

"Doing Music" is good for soul, mind, and body. Come, share the gift of music! Rehearsals continue October Wednesday evenings: St. John’s Choir—each Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. St. John’s Brass—Oct. 10, 17 & 24 at 6:45 p.m. St. John’s Bells—Oct. 10 at 6:00 p.m. (No groups will rehearse on Halloween, Oct. 31) See St. John's Calendar for more rehearsal dates. Let Sam Grace know if you are interested and/or have questions about music at St. John’s.

2018-10-02T21:38:37+00:00August 28th, 2018|

St. John’s Child Care Book Fair September 18 – 20

CHILD CARE CENTER Families of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Join us in sharing a love of reading with our studentsat St. John’s Child Care Center’s Scholastic BookFair during the week of September 18th. It’s a greatway to connect your kids with books they want to read! We are asking families to: *Visit our Fair to make your selections in person. *Consider purchasing a book for one of our class-rooms. Teacher “Wish Lists” will be posted at thefair. *You can also order books online (from 9/12-9/26) at: http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/ stjohnsccc Our Book Fair hours will be: Tuesday, September 18th from 7:30am-6:00pm Wednesday, [...]

2018-09-26T07:53:35+00:00September 5th, 2018|