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Message from Bishop Beisner

To the People of God in the Diocese of Northern California: Grace to you and peace through our Lord Jesus Christ. We write to you, as Bishop and Standing Committee President of this diocese, to inform you of an expectation that Presiding Bishop Michael Curry will be with us on June 29, 2019. The purpose of his Read More

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LET EVERY INSTRUMENT BE TUNED FOR PRAISE

This Sunday, September 24, we will celebrate the presentation of our “new-old” sanctuary Yamaha grand piano. Two very generous donations from parishioners have made possible the complete rebuilding of the piano action. Further donations have provided for a damp chasing system to keep the humidity level steady in the piano. This will reduce the need for frequent tuning. We Read More

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BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS

On Sunday, October 1, we will celebrate the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi by holding our annual Blessing of the Animals at both the 8:00 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. services. Bring your properly leashed, crated, or caged pets to either church service for a special blessing that day. The children will remain in church throughout the service, and our Youth Choir Read More

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OUTREACH COMMITTEE MEETING

Just as a reminder, our Outreach Committee will be meeting this Sunday, September 24 in the Parish Life Center. The Outreach Committee is a dynamic group that serves agencies that work with Foster and emancipating youth, two homeless shelters, Habitat for Humanity, The Shalom Clinic and other individual needs that might come to our attention. Meetings usually last about 45 Read More

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NEW AT ST. JOHN’S

Our own Cherub Choir (ages 4 through first grade) now meets on Wednesdays from 4:15 – 5:00 p.m. in the Parish Life Center.  The Youth Choir (Second Grade and older) will continue to meet from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. The Adult Choir meets from 7:00-8:15 p.m. in the church sanctuary.  For further information or to indicate interest in any of these choirs, please contact Read More

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RHYTHMS OF GRACE

A new program is going to be introduced at St. John’s this January. Rhythms of Grace is an alternative worship service for individuals who have difficulty attending traditional style services. The program was designed for people with developmental disabilities such as autism spectrum disorder. Services will be offered on Sunday afternoon once a month. The Rhythms of Read More

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UPDATE ON ROOMS B2-3

We are pleased to report that the improvements to Room B2-3 are nearly complete.  Many thanks go to Ken Edson for the initial preparation and to JT Thompson for coordinating the last details. JT and Brad Pierce completed the removal of the old carpet and tack strips and prep for new carpet.  Our new carpet tiles will Read More

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BISHOP’S FALL BOOK

Bishop Barry Beisner has selected “Seeking God: The Way of St. Benedict ” by Esther de Waal as this fall’s Bishop’s Book. Join us in reading this excellent primer on incorporating contemplation and prayer into everyday life. Read more here.