The church office will be closed Thursday, July 27; Monday, July 31; and Tuesday, August 1 due to vacation. The bulletin will be printed on Wednesday, July 26th next week, so if you have announcements, Jo Ann needs them by Monday, July 24. Sorry for any inconvenience.
A couple months ago I wrote to you explaining the proposed partnership between our Parish and the Jesus Center Farm in expanding their ministry to a portion of our property. I briefly explained their current ministry thus: The Jesus Center has long been a leader in Chico in providing services to the homeless and those Read More
Take a break from the heat this summer and leave the cooking to Troop 3! The St John’s boy scouts of Troop 3 are selling tickets to their annual “Too Hot To Cook” fundraiser in the Parish Life Center after church. This drive-through dinner event will take place Monday, August 28, 5-7 p.m. at the Chico Elks Lodge. Read More
Yet another way to beat the heat … Join us in the Parish Life center this Sunday, July 19, after the 10:15 a.m. service for a refreshing ice cream treat!
Don’t forget to sign your little ones up for Vacation Bible Adventure! VBA will be from July 24-28, 9 a.m.- 12 noon. All explorers ages 4-11 years are welcome! The theme this year is “Dare to be Different.” We need counselors! Anyone 12 years and older interested in helping with this year’s VBA, please sign up with Jack and Dixie Read More
We recently said farewell to two dear church members. Barbara Gates passed last Friday, and her service was this week. St. John’s also lost long time church member Ann Hale in late June, and her service will be July 22 at 4 p.m.
Diego Bustamante will be performing his senior recital this Sunday, June 25, at 2 p.m. here at St. John’s Episcopal. Admission is FREE. Diego is a local, accomplished piano student who studies under Dr. Robert Bowman from Chico State. The North State Symphony chose Diego as their Young Artist Audition Winner. He will be attending the University of Read More
Thanks for all the prayers for the Mexico Mission Team as we spent last week in San Vicente, Baja California. 26 of us from St. John’s and Faith Lutheran (and some from other churches or none) traveled 130 miles south of the border to support Rancho Santa Marta, a Christian orphanage and school. Our team Read More
To celebrate Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18, will be our first Ice Cream Social at coffee hour. Stop by the Parish Life Center after the 10:15 a.m. service and enjoy a scoop or two!
Senior lunch will be on Tuesday, June 20, from 11:30 a.m. to about 2 p.m. Lunch will be served at 12 noon and our special guests will talk at about 12:45. Come enjoy a power point presentation about the Chico Creek Nature Center. Our speakers will be Caitlyn Reilly, the director of C.C.N.C., and Lori Voorhees, a board member. The menu includes Read More