YOUTH GROUP, DR. KING, AND BISHOP ROB WRIGHT — THE DIRTY-FINGERNAIL CHRISTIAN

Youth Group this week focused on the reconciliation message of Dr. Martin Luther King, and, in particular, on an Atlanta bishop who is known as the “dirty-fingernail Christian” because he gets out of the office and out on the streets. Bishop Rob Wright of the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia is known for taking Jesus’s first […]

WE’RE BAAAAAACK!

Youth Groups are back from Christmas break! Middle Schoolers heard a mini-talk on how God doesn’t need us to be perfect, but just wants us to be the best people we can be. Kids also shared about their Christmas break activities. The High School & Beyond group were challenged by group leaders to carry three […]

Christmas Eve Worship Services ~ Watch Again!

Merry Christmas to you and yours! St. John’s is featuring two Christmas services this year: • the recording of the Family Christmas Eve livestream service is right here. • the recording of the Christmas Eve Lessons and Carols livestream service is right here. On Christmas Day at 10 a.m., Bishop Diane Jardine Bruce led a multilingual […]

HOW TO MAKE YEAR-END DONATIONS

For the convenience of church members, the church office will be open until noon Thursday, December 31 to accept year -end donations. Alternatively, you may submit your donation online via credit card by using PayPal or Tithe.ly. You can find the PayPal link here and on the right side of the home page of the […]

2020 YOUTH GROUP WRAPS UP WITH NEAT IDEA FOR FAMILIES AT CHRISTMAS

Our fabulous Youth Group finished 2020 with this week with a reading of the Nativity story, online games, and the promise of a winter retreat in 2021. Mrs. Patti’s suggestion to YG members to read different versions of the Nativity is a good one for all of us. “So much comes alive for me when […]

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE RAMSEY+ FINANCIAL PLANNING COURSE!

  Dear Church Family, In November I let you know about new tools we were making available to our entire congregation to invest in your financial healing and secure your stable future. We love you, and in this difficult season we want to offer you the gift of peace and contentment in your finances. We […]

LEND A HAND AT THE FOOD PANTRY IN DECEMBER!

The RSM Cares Food Pantry always needs extra hands to volunteer on food distribution day which is today, Wednesday, December 2! • Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist Church, 30605 Avenida de las Flores, RSM. • Help needed all day — 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. — or for just an hour or two! • […]

THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE HELPS 435 FAMILIES!

Today’s RSM Cares Food Pantry provided 435 families with enough groceries for a full-on Thanksgiving dinner! The super efficient distribution asked recipients to enter a drive-thru line to receive their food bags packed to the brim with Thanksgiving treats, a turkey, and a $25 gift card. Behind-the-scenes scores of volunteers prepped bags, loaded them onto […]