The monthly meeting of your Vestry took place on Thursday March 8. We wish to share four items of interest with you. With gratitude for her service, we received Wendy Spalsbury’s resignation from the Vestry due to an excess of outside work commitments. The Vestry elected to use a special contribution from Marybeth Growden to Read More
This month’s Senior Lunch will feature a presentation by Jack and Dixie Hulley on Travel Mishaps and Highlights. It is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, from 11:30 to 1:15. The menu is corned beef and cabbage, Irish soda bread, and rum cake with Chantilly cream. Please sign up in advance with Patricia Cockcroft after the Read More
Deacon Lew will lead a prayer vigil from 10:00 to 11:00 on Saturday March 24 for all those affected by violence in our society. Weather permitting, we will meet in the Prayer Garden; otherwise we will meet in the Sanctuary.
On Sunday, March 25, Greg Cootsona will discuss key issues in faith and science today in connection with the release of his new book, Mere Science and Christian Faith. The discussion will take place between services at 9:10 in the Conference Room. If you are interested in purchasing Greg’s book, he will donate any proceeds Read More
On Monday, our scout Troop 3 was awarded the Gold level of the Journey to Excellence award for their outstanding performance in troop planning, in program goals in camping, service projects, advancement, in membership growth, and in volunteer leadership training. The Troop follows the “boy-led” principal allowing scouts lots of opportunities to experience leading of Read More
Still needing volunteers! -Thank you for your willingness to help with Garden Tour. We still have opportunities for you to volunteer. For example, we need garden greeters who sit at the gardens on the day of the tour checking tickets. We need able bodies to move and water plants on the Friday before GT. Also, Read More
As one of our community outreach programs, Habitat for Humanity has benefited from St John’s support with 2nd Saturday lunches and volunteer builders for many years. This is the 35th anniversary year of Habitat in Butte County. They have plans to build four new houses – two now in progress – at their East 20th Read More
We invite all men and women, young and old, to our Lenten quiet onSaturday, March 10, from 10 am to 2 pm in the Sanctuary. Don’t forget to bring a lunch.
The last Listening Event will be held at St. John’s in Roseville, 2351 Pleasant Grove Blvd. from 9 am to noon on Saturday, March 10.There is no cost and there will be light refreshments. If interested in attending, please register at the diocesan web-site,www.norcalepiscopal.org.
On March 1, the Feast of St. David of Wales, Fr. Richard was received by the Monks of New Camaldoli in Big Sur as an Oblate of their Order. During Vespers, Prior Fr. Cyprian Consiglio received Richard’s commitment to live by the Camaldolese Rule for Oblates and bestowed on him the oblate medallion. He was Read More