January.February 2018

THANK YOU, TROOP 3!

We are so grateful to the Scouts of Troop 3. They dedicated three hours of service to St Johns on Saturday, raking, spreading bark underneath the playground, pruning and general clean up.  Alexander Stoner also had a crew of scouts making further progress on the labyrinth and stations of the cross path, his Eagle project, which is Read More

January.February 2018

STATIONS OF THE CROSS WORK DAY

Work for Alexander Stoner’s Eagle Scout project has been underway for several weeks, and will resume this Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come help with this exciting project! This Saturday, we will be working with Ready-Mix concrete and putting in poles. The overall plans include a 36-foot labyrinth and 250-foot long Stations of the Cross Read More

January.February 2018

SUPPORT OUR SCOUTS!

Now that the trees are gone, you will notice some work going on in the Northwest corner of our campus. Alexander Stoner from Troop 3 has chosen to do his Eagle Scout Project improving the grounds here at St. John’s. Finding and planning an Eagle Scout project requires partnering with an organization, raising money, assembling equipment and Read More

January.February 2018

TROOP 3 COURT OF HONOR

Church members are invited to attend the Troop 3 Court of Honornext Monday night, Setember 19, at 7 p.m. in the Parish Life Center. Scouts have attended three different high adventure activities this summer. A highlight of this Court of Honor will be the slideshow of summer activities. Boys will be recognized with badges and awards for their Read More

January.February 2018

TOO HOT TO COOK

Don’t forget about Troop 3’s upcoming annual “Too Hot To Cook” fundraiser! Find a scout and buy a ticket to their BBQ’d tri-tip dinner for four that includes salad, rolls, and a brownie dessert. The drive-through dinner will be Monday, August 28, 5-7 p.m. at Chico Elks Lodge. Tickets are $40, with roughly $23 from every ticket going to each Read More

January.February 2018

IT’S TOO HOT TO COOK!

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

January.February 2018

HOOKED ON FISHING

Troop 3 scouts participated in Hooked on Fishing this last Saturday.  Scouts helped toddlers hook fish at Huck Finn’s pond, and sold countless hot dogs, waters and coffees to hungry and thirsty fishers of all ages.  The Scouts made some money that goes to supports the Troop and scholarships to camp.   All in all Read More

January.February 2018

TROOP 3 UPDATE

Troop 3 Scouts recently volunteered at St. John’s Garden Tour, giving assistance to shoppers at the plant shop. The scouts also completed a small service project by weeding each side of the church and clearing rocks near the sale.  Scouts additionally volunteered at the Butte Humane Society’s Bidwell Bark fundraiser and the wildflower century bike Read More

January.February 2018

SCOUT SUNDAY

Please help us welcome the young scouts of Troop 3 and Pack 3 at Sunday’s 10:15am service. They will join us in worship and at coffee hour. Please help them feel welcome as for some it may be their first time in church.  They will share some of their scouting mementos and outdoor equipment during Read More