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THOUGHTS ON LAGUNA WOODS; AND THE LINKS FOR WORSHIP THIS SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2022

Thoughts on Religion, Politics, Loving Unconditionally, and Compromise by Rev. Christopher Potter, Vicar After the tragedy of the shooting last Sunday at Geneva Presbyterian Church in Laguna Woods, our hearts mourn and our souls ache for the injured, the physician who lost his life, the families affected, and for the sense of sanctuary that was lost by the […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT ST. JOHN’S MONDAY, MAY 16 THROUGH SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2022

Monday, May 16: • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17: • Evening Prayer, ZOOM link, 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 18: • Women’s Bible Study, Contact DJ Gomer for her address, 10:15 a.m. • RSM Cares Food Pantry, help needed anytime between 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. at Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist […]

COMMUNITY POTLUCK TONIGHT, MAY 7; AND THE WORSHIP LINKS FOR SUNDAY, MAY 8

Continuing on May 7, the Saturday evening service will include a potluck supper. Those in attendance are invited to bring a favorite dish and join us (at the conclusion of the service) on the Learning Commons Courtyard to share a meal together. Come one, come all for food and conversation as the beloved community of […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT ST. JOHN’S MONDAY, APRIL 25 THROUGH SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2022

Monday, April 25: • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 6:30 p.m. • Book It On Mondays!, Patricia Zehner’s home, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 26: • Evening Prayer, ZOOM link, 8 p.m. Wednesday,April 27: • Women’s Bible Study, Contact DJ Gomer for her address, 10:15 a.m. Thursday, April 28: • Evening Prayer, ZOOM link, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 30: • […]

HAPPY EASTER!

The Lord is Risen! See what happened at St. John’s on Easter Sunday.  

PALM SUNDAY WORSHIP LINKS FOR APRIL 10; AND THREE PALM SUNDAY SIGN UP DEADLINES

You can help Altar Guild members prepare our lovely church for Easter Sunday by sponsoring flowers in honor of or remembrance of a loved one. Palm Sunday is the sign-up deadline. To sign up in the Narthex, find our special Easter flower envelopes next to the flower calendar. Complete the envelope with your remembrance along with a donation ($60 […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT ST. JOHN’S MONDAY, APRIL 4 – THROUGH SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2022

Here’s what’s happening at St. John’s this week: Monday, April 4: • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 5: • Evening Prayer, 8 p.m., ZOOM link. Wednesday, April 6:  • Women’s Bible Study, 10:15 a.m., use church roster to contact DJ Gomer for ZOOM link. • RSM Cares Food Pantry, 11 a.m., […]

PALM SUNDAY, HOLY WEEK, AND EASTER SUNDAY WORSHIP GUIDE

This week, Rev. Karen and I are calling upon the members of our community to reach out to their families, friends, co-workers, and neighbors and invite them to Holy Week and Easter Services at St. John’s. Print the guide and hand it out — or forward this blog! It’s a great time to introduce someone to your church! […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT ST. JOHN’S MONDAY, MARCH 28 THROUGH SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2022

Monday, March 28: • Education for Ministry, Learning Commons, 6:30 p.m. • Book It On Mondays!, Sally Simmons’ home, 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29: • Evening Prayer, ZOOM link, 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 30: • Women’s Bible Study, Contact DJ Gomer for her address, 10:15 a.m. Thursday, March 31: • Evening Prayer, ZOOM link, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 2: • Holy Eucharist, Chapel, 5 p.m. Sunday, April 3: […]

THE WORSHIP LINKS FOR SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2022

from the Rev. Christopher Potter, Vicar We’ll see you at St. John’s this weekend: • Saturday worship at 5 p.m. in the Chapel • Sunday worship at 8 a.m. (in-person only) • Sunday worship at 10 a.m. (in-person and ZOOM) • Godly Play and Nursery at 10 a.m. + + +  This Sunday’s Red Cross […]

MAUNDY THURSDAY PRAYER VIGIL SIGNUPS

So, could you not stay awake with me one hour? Stay awake and pray that you may not come into the time of trial; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.” Jesus’ request to his disciples during his time in Gethsemane is an invitation to us in our lives today. Our Vigil […]