St. John’s Blog

Christmastyme with the Elizabethan Syngers

The Elizabethan Syngers will be performing at St. John's on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 7:30 pm, directed by our own Samuel Grace. The Elizabethan Syngers is dedicated to performing music of and inspired by The Renaissance. The ensemble is currently one of the longest performing musical ensembles at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival and a favorite among festival patrons. Tickets: $15 general, $12 students and seniors. Don't miss this exciting concert! For more information, visit The Elizabethan Syngers.

2017-12-05T17:48:08+00:00 October 20th, 2015|

St. John’s Book Group December 3

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity (non-fiction) by Kathleen Boo... Book Club meetings will take place in St. John’s Lounge at 11:30 a.m. on these Sundays. Grab Coffee in fellowship hall and join the discussion!

2017-12-05T20:11:01+00:00 November 6th, 2017|

Wednesday Evening and Thursday Morning Forum

Please note: No forum will be held this Thursday, November 30. In October and November Wednesdays at 6:30 PM and Thursdays at 10 AM for 1 hour Pastor Mark Tiede is teaching an 8-session forum on Rev. Martin Luther and the Reformation. These studies are specifically to help us build more familiarity with who Luther was, what he taught and why it is not just a story from 500 years ago but also how he is still influencing our lives today 500 years later. Together we’ll explore: 1. Jesus is God’s Best Idea Ever (Luther’s “Salvation by Grace through Faith [...]

2017-12-05T20:11:41+00:00 September 6th, 2016|

TRUST Youth Events

Sunday, November 19, from noon to 3 pm come for lunch, check-in, then shopping & wrapping gifts. St. John’s Lutheran, 4842 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis. 2018 events will be held - January 28, February 25, March 18, April 15. Please plan on joining other youth from St. John’s and other churches for fun, fellowship and service this year. All 6th-12th grade youth and friends are welcome!

2017-11-29T11:08:16+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Pie is a Must!

On Wednesday, November 22. the annual worship service of Giving Thanks will be held on the eve of Thanksgiving. This year we will be giving thanks for the different vocations with which God has blessed our congregation. Instead of forming a cornucopia of stuff or food, we will be presenting symbols of God’s generosity to the people of St. John’s made manifest in YOUR many vocations. How does your vocation uplift Christ in our world? Your vocation might not even be your current job! Whatever it is for you, we are asking that you bring a physical item that represents [...]

2017-11-29T11:08:25+00:00 October 27th, 2017|

Community Meal… Saturday, November 25 at noon

Each 4th Saturday, St. John’s volunteers serve 30-40 guests at the Community Meal. Help is needed in all aspects of this ministry of hospitality, such as set-up/clean-up, welcoming guests, and preparing and serving the meal. A sign-up sheet for volunteers is posted outside fellowship hall or you may contact the church office.  

2017-11-29T11:08:41+00:00 February 21st, 2015|

Loaves & Fishes… Monday, November 27 at 5:00 p.m.

St. John’s will be serving this meal at St. Stephen’s on Clinton Avenue as one of the TRUST congregations who cook and serve for Loaves and Fishes on the fourth Monday, six times a year. If you would like to know more about serving the community in this way, please ask Marlene Holden. (612-927-6369). Your help is very much appreciated!

2017-11-29T11:08:52+00:00 March 10th, 2015|

All Saints’ Sunday, November 5

Welcome to worship at St. John's. The Sunday service begins at 10:00 am and includes Holy Communion. On All Saints' Sunday there will be special music by St. John's Choir and the Hand Bells.  You are invited to stay for fellowship and donuts.

2017-11-06T18:30:35+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

The Great TRUST Auction

WHEN? Friday, October 13 at 6:00 PM WHERE? St. Joan of Arc 4537 3rd Avenue South Minneapolis WHY? To bid for great stuff!! To eat great food! To be entertained! To raise $$ for TRUST programs! HOW MUCH? $25 in advance or with reserva6ons $20 for seniors 65+ /youth free for kids under 12 years $30 at the door HOW? For reserva6ons, call 612-827-6159 OR Email Get more info in the TRUST newsletter.

2017-10-20T21:48:30+00:00 September 29th, 2015|