CELEBRATING 135 YEARS OF ST. JOHN’S—LET’S GO! Save the dates of August 17-19 as we gather for a congregation-wide celebration of our St. John’s family in ministry. Festivities begin on Friday, August 17 at our Chi Rho Center, Annandale, with gathering and a meal from 4-6 p.m., opening worship about 7 p.m. and fellowship around the campfire. Saturday includes First Word at the lakeshore, breakfast, morning electives for everyone and free time for families after lunch, and sending worship after supper. Sunday we celebrate in worship beginning at 9 a.m. in our sanctuary on Nicollet Avenue, a "Let's Go" forum [...]
July 3-8: The month kicks off with the Toso's family reunion—growing bigger each year and now close to 50 people. July 9-12: Edina Boys Cross Country team comes with over 100 athletes and coaches to bond as they partici- pate in activities like Olympic team events (in groups of four) and Ultimate frisbee. Their goal is to work together and support one another through camp. July 13-15: Tae Kwon Do comes for about their 20th year. The group of 25-30 comes with great energy and kindness to everyone. Their goals are to advance belts for some, and some veterans come [...]
St. John's will continue to provide backpacks of food to 15 Justice Page Middle School families this fall. Collection of food will resume in August. Community & Neighborhood Committee will provide an updated request list as available.