Morning Prayer for Friday, May 15: Compline for Saturday, May 16:
Sixth Sunday of Easter May 17, 2020 Christopher Potter+ St. John’s Vicar I didn’t grow up on a farm. I can count probably on one hand the number of live chickens I’ve encountered in my life. One recollection about chickens comes from an industrial egg-laying farm where monthly my father would take me when I […]
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 […]
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Here’s the evening prayer video for Saturday, May 9! And the Morning Prayer video for Monday, May 11.
Happy Mother’s Day! If you couldn’t make church this morning, the Morning Prayer video for Sunday, May 10, is below This week’s worship schedule remains the same: • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday Morning Prayer at 9 a.m. • Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Night Prayer at 8 p.m. • Sunday, May 17 at 9 a.m. on […]
Fifth Sunday of Easter, Mother’s Day weekend May 10, 2020 May the glory of God’s presence that is within you and that surrounds you also comfort you on this love-filled weekend. Blessings and joys of Mother’s Day to all those who mother, nurture and love us. There won’t be long lines of folk outside restaurants […]
What do dogs and Covid-19 have in common? It turns out we can learn a lot from both of them. At least that’s what our middle school and high school youth groups discovered Wednesday during their Zoom meetings with Mrs. Patti and the adult leaders. The Middle Schoolers enjoyed this hysterical video about dogs caught […]
Grant, O Lord, that the course of this world may be peaceably governed by your providence; and that your Church may joyfully serve you in confidence and serenity; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
May 3, 2020 May the comfort of knowing we are loved and guided by Jesus, The Good Shepherd surround and protect you. We have endured together a Shelter-in-place order for a month and a-half already. I say ‘already,’ but much has transpired, and we have been forever changed by the events of the last 45 […]
Good morning, St. John’s! Here’s Thursday’s Compline service for April 30. We’ll see you online!
Mrs. Patti and the church’s adult leaders bring their A game to Wednesday night Youth Group meetings! Middle School and High School Youth Groups each have a Zoom meeting on Wednesday nights for 45 minutes. Middle schoolers at tonight’s April 29 meeting each shared a favorite quote and talked about why it inspired them. Adults […]
Need some contemplative time away from the news and work phone calls? Settle in and partake of Evening Prayer, read on Tuesday, April 28. Or check in for Morning Prayer for Wednesday, April 29.
Here’s Rev. Karen Maurer with the Saturday worship service: And here’s Saturday’s Compline service:
Join Rev. Karen Maurer for Evening Prayer.
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 […]
Here’s Evening Prayer with Rev. Karen Maurer for Tuesday, April 21, 2020:
Here’s the service for Morning Prayer for Monday, April 20.
Good Monday morning to you! Today we resume the prayer for the week; today’s offering is a meditation called “Looking Up”. May it be a balm to you and offer restoration and peace. Note: regarding Morning/Evening worship this week — until further notice, and while we are sheltering-in-place, our online Morning Prayer and Evening Prayer/Compline […]