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UPDATE! OUR EXTREMELY ADAPTABLE YOUTH GROUP

You may not know this but the St. John’s Youth Group, and its leaders, are EXTREMELY adaptable. In January — before the Coronavirus disruption — the YG launched a new approach to ministry. Did you read about it in the newsletter? We’re loading the article below. In essence, the new approach offered multiple opportunities to […]

THE STREETS ARE QUIET BUT YOUTH GROUP IS CHARGING AHEAD — THE UPDATE

At first glance online Youth Group meetings look just like other online meetings, but then the audio goes live to laughter, gentle hazing, prayers, and — what’s that in the background? — just one of the kids bouncing background slides from a nature shot to a goofy picture of a sibling, and an up close […]

REV. CHRISTOPHER WITH A VIDEO MESSAGE AND SERVICE LINKS FOR HOLY WEEK

May the Christ who took precarious steps toward Jerusalem, be the strength we need to take the daily steps towards healing and reconciling a broken world. Beloved of God, how rewarding it was to see so many of you this morning for our Palm Sunday online service. The service was remarkably smooth – especially for […]

WEEKEND SERVICES TODAY AND SUNDAY ARE CANCELED; MORE FROM FR. CHRISTOPHER BELOW

Peace of Christ be with us all. As you may have seen my email of Friday morning, I alerted you that information regarding best practices during the COVID-19 epidemic were changing sometimes hour-by-hour. That is exactly what has happened today and why I reach out to you again. News from local agencies, health-care professionals, and […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS: MONDAY, MARCH 9 — SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 2020

It’s time for weekly reminders! Monday, March 9: • Parish Council, Learning Commons, 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 10: • Caring About Precious Seniors, Park Terrace, 6:30 p.m. • Education for Ministry, Art Studio, 7 p.m. • School Committee, Learning Commons, 6 p.m. • St. John’s Bible Fellowship, Vicar’s Office, 7 p.m. • Festival Singers Rehearsal, […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS: MONDAY, MARCH 2 — SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2020

Here are your weekly reminders. May your week be blessed! Monday, March 2: • Caring About Precious Seniors, Park Terrace, 6:30 p.m. • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 3: • St. John’s Bible Fellowship, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. • Festival Singers Rehearsal, Instrumental Music Room, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4: • […]

PLEASE JOIN US FOR ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICES FEBRUARY 26, NOON AND 7 P.M.

Services of Holy Eucharist and imposition of ashes will be at Noon and 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 26 in the church. If you’re new to the church you may be asking, “What is Ash Wednesday?” “The first of the forty days of Lent, named for the custom of placing blessed ashes on the foreheads of […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24 — SUNDAY, MARCH 1, 2019

It’s a full week for St. John’s ministry opportunities, but also a time of preparation for Lent. Let’s get to the weekly reminders: Monday, February 24 • Prayer Shawl Meeting, Audrey Passerello’s home, 11 a.m. • Caring About Precious Seniors, Park Terrace, 6:30 p.m. • Book It On Mondays!, Lisa Fahey’s home, 7 p.m. • […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS — MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17 – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2020

Your weekly reminders — see you at St. John’s! Monday, February 17: • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 18: • St. John’s Bible Fellowship, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. • Festival Singers Rehearsal, Instrumental Music Room, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 19: • Women’s Bible Study, DJ Gomer’s home, 10:15 a.m. • RSM […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10 — SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2020

Here you go, your weekly reminders: Monday, February 10: • Caring About Precious Seniors, Park Terrace, 6:30 p.m. • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 11: • School Committee, Learning Commons, 6 p.m. • St. John’s Bible Fellowship, Vicar’s Office, 7 p.m. • Festival Singers Rehearsal, Instrumental Music Room, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3 — SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2019

Here are your weekly reminders, but first, a reminder to get your tickets for Cardinella, the annual school benefit.  Cardinella is set for Saturday, March 14, and will be in a reimagined-for-the-night Cardinal Gym. This is an adults-only event; view your ticket options and remember that early purchase discount ticket pricing is available until February […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 27 — SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2020.

Yep. You know what’s coming — your weekly reminders, right here: Monday, January 27: • Prayer Shawl Ministry, Audrey Passerello’s home, 11 a.m. • Caring About Precious Seniors, Park Terrace, 6:30 p.m. • Book It On Mondays!, Loreen G’s home, 7 p.m. • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. Tuesday, January 28: • St. […]

WEEKLY REMINDERS FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 20 — SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2019

The Church Office is closed Monday, January 20 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Here are your Weekly Reminders: Monday, January 20: CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED in memory of Dr. King’s birthday • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 7 p.m. Tuesday, January 21: • St. John’s Bible Fellowship, Vicar’s Office, 7 p.m. • […]