January.February 2018

CHURCH WI-FI UPDATE

Many thanks for your patience over the last week as we worked to find a temporary solution to our internet issues. Ken Edson has supplied a temporary fix, allowing the church office to have internet for the time being. Huge thanks to Ken for helping us out!

January.February 2018

WE RAN FOR FOOD!

Nearly 5,000 of our fellow citizens woke up bright and early on a somewhat gloomy Thanksgiving morning to participate in the 12th annual Run for Food. The Run for Food is a major fund raising event for the Jesus Center so our Parish was well represented. We couldn’t find pictures of everyone who was there, but Read More

January.February 2018

ST. NICHOLAS PARTY

St. John’s will have its St. Nicholas part from 6-7:30 p.m. onWednesday, December 6. Festivities will include singing carols – led by Barbara Janzen – making Advent and Christmas crafts, enjoying cookies and spiced cider, hearing the story of St. Nicholas, and even a visit from St. Nicholas himself! Ho, ho, ho! We will be serving pizza Read More

January.February 2018

CHRISTMAS EVE PAGEANT

All children and youth (Age 4 -12th Grade) are invited to present a St. John’s Christmas Eve Pageant at the 5:00 p.m. Service on December 24th. Parts will be assigned after church on Sunday, December 10 from 11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.  Rehearsals will be held on Sunday, December 17, from 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and on Saturday, December 23, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon.  Lunch will be provided for all Read More

January.February 2018

A NOTE FROM OUR MUSIC DIRECTOR:

This year as we journey through Advent each Sunday we will sing selected verses of the beloved Christmas Carol “People, Look East” for the Gradual Hymn.  “Love,” in turn, is defined as “Guest,” “Rose,” “Bird,” “Star,” and “Lord.” Key images of the season are abundant.  “People, Look East” is the direction of the rising sun and, in the Read More

January.February 2018

ECW GENERAL MEETING

The Episcopal Church Women general meeting is Saturday, December 9, at 10 a.m. in the Parish Life Center.  At this meeting we will vote in new board executives, vote on community outreach funds from Garden Tour profits, hear a report about the Woman’s Retreat, fill cookie tins for our specially selected parish members, and enjoy refreshments together.  Attendees are requested Read More

January.February 2018

REV. DELIA FAY’S WOMEN’S RETREAT SERMON

Our women’s retreat was a fabulous getaway! In addition to worshiping God, we walked a labyrinth and Stations of the Cross, enjoyed good food and fellowship, and decorated a cross which we placed on the altar. Rev. Delia Fay’s sermon can be found online under the Rector’s Corner on the website or by clicking here.

January.February 2018

CHURCH INTERNET IS DOWN

We are sorry to announce that our church office internet is down this week, though we are working quickly to bring in a solution. If you have anything for Jo Ann, please call the church as our phones are still working! Thank you for your patience with the situation.