St. John’s Blog

Loaves & Fishes—Monday, March 25, 5:00 p.m.

Volunteers from St. John’s are needed to serve the evening meal on March 25 for the 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. Thank you!

2019-03-02T17:12:58+00:00January 26th, 2019|

OneSight Foundation

Missionary Circle will be learning about OneSight -- a foundation that brings eye exams and glasses to people who lack access to vision care locally and around the world. Everyone is welcome to meet with the Circle at noon on Wednesday, March 6 in the lounge at St. John's. Bring a bag lunch! Dessert is provided.

2019-03-15T13:45:02+00:00February 20th, 2019|

A Special Congregational Meeting …

will be convened following the budget meeting on January 27. The purpose of this special meeting will be to determine whether to become a Reconciling in Christ congregation. This will occur through a vote on whether to adopt an affirmation of welcome statement. An initial version was circulated for congregational feedback and then revised based on that feedback. A final draft will be available on Sunday, January 20.

2019-01-27T21:07:11+00:00January 7th, 2019|

St. John’s Cooks & Eats! February 2

Saturday, Feb. 2., 5 p.m.—The Membership Committee will be hosting this first social event of the year. All are welcome to join as we cook and enjoy a meal together (tacos, anyone?) over meaningful conversation and fellowship. A great way to get to know your fellow members better, and meet new folks! A sign-up sheet is posted on the bulletin board outside Fellowship Hall. Child care can be arranged for those interested.

2019-02-03T18:17:54+00:00January 26th, 2019|

Holden Evening Prayer Around the World February 6

TONIGHT! Wednesday, February 6, 2019 @ 7 PM: HEPAW St John’s will be participating as a host site for a service of the remarkable Holden Evening Prayer. This beautiful, contemplative service transcends denominational lines and celebrates the God who holds all in a loving embrace. What is Holden Evening Prayer Around the World (HEPAW)? Once each year Holden Village, a Lutheran retreat center in the Cascade Mountains, invites congregations and Villagers across the globe to come together through participation in Holden Evening Prayer. Together, we seek to support and draw strength from one another, reaffirming our values as people who [...]

2019-02-08T11:30:59+00:00January 26th, 2019|

TRUST Youth Mardi Gras Party!

Sunday, March 3rd noon to 2:30p.m. Meet at St. John’s at about 11:40 and drive together to Union UCC for an afternoon of food, fun, fellowship. Please bring $5 for lunch and supplies.

2019-03-02T16:51:22+00:00February 3rd, 2019|

Christmas Eve at St. John’s

December 24, come to candlelight worship at 4:00 pm or 10:00 pm or both...each service will feature different special music selections and candlelight! The sanctuary will be lovely with poinsettias.

2018-12-28T14:42:38+00:00December 20th, 2018|

Chili Cook-Off!

This Sunday, February 10, 11:30 am.-- Think you have what it takes to be St. John's next Top Chili Chef? Bring your crockpot to the Fellowship Hall for a chili tasting contest following worship. Supplies and accoutrements will be provided.  Please see Scott Belz or Jennifer Burdick with any questions. Happy cooking!

2019-02-12T20:18:30+00:00January 27th, 2019|