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!

2019-03-29T14:49:04-05:00January 26th, 2019|

St. John’s Search for Director of Worship and Music Ministry

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 [...]

2019-06-27T14:54:34-05:00June 5th, 2019|

St. John’s Congregation Annual Meeting

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.

2019-06-15T18:38:01-05:00May 19th, 2019|

Love Pancakes?

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.

2019-05-29T15:55:47-05:00May 19th, 2019|

Vacation Bible School Day Camp!

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 amihelich@stjohnsmpls.org or give her a [...]

2019-06-21T13:58:11-05:00May 27th, 2019|

Justice Page Backpack Program

  The Community & Neighborhood cupboard is BARE! Please help us fill the last fifteen backpacks of THIS school year for families at Justice Page Middle School. Here’s the list of items we need by this Sunday, May 12: Cereal (Cheerios, Rice Krispies and Mini Wheats), peanut butter, tuna and chicken, chunky soup/stew, ravioli, boxed dried noodle soup, canned fruits and vegetables, applesauce, pudding snack packs, mac and cheese, and brown rice. Money to purchase fresh fruit is always welcome. Make checks out to St. John’s and write 'Backpack food' in memo, or drop off Aldi or Cub gift cards at church. YOUR generosity feeds [...]

2019-05-17T16:59:56-05:00November 9th, 2017|

Caritas Vocal Ensemble in Concert April 28

Caritas Vocal Ensemble, a mixed group of experienced singers, will present a concert of a cappella choral music Sunday afternoon, April 28 at 3:00 at St. John’s. Sacred and secular, traditional, contemporary and culturally diverse, they have something for everyone! A dessert and coffee reception will immediately follow the concert. Tickets are $25 or free will donation of choice. All proceeds will benefit TRUST’s Parish Nursing Program.  

2019-05-02T15:28:12-05:00April 25th, 2019|

Only one Wednesday left…

 ...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 [...]

2019-04-17T09:23:10-05:00March 2nd, 2019|

Bible Study with Pastor Mark …

"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!  

2019-04-12T08:24:37-05:00April 2nd, 2018|