Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. Lent is the season of preparation for Easter. It starts 40 days before Easter (not counting the Sundays), so that puts Ash Wednesday on February 14th as Easter is April 1st. In Lent, Christians seek to follow God more ably and closely. Some fast to grow a
The Hardin County Ministerial Association will be sponsoring its annual ecumenical Palm Sunday worship service at St. John’s Evangelical Church on Sunday, March 25 at 6:30 PM. The Kenton High School Chorale will also be performing that evening.
The Passion of Christ: St. John’s Evangelical Church will present its annual portrayal of “The Passion of Christ.” This event will take place Thursday and Friday evening, March 29 & 30 at 8:00 p.m. The Passion of Christ Play is a portrayal of the last week of Christ’s life on Earth. It brings to light
Youth Sub Meal Sale (Super Bowl Weekend): Youth members will be selling subs in the church lobby. You will receive a sub sandwich of your choice, chips and water for $6.00. Subs choices are: ham & cheese, turkey & cheese, and Italian. They will be selling until Sunday, January 28. Subs will be made Saturday,
Night of Prayer We will be having two more evenings where you will have the opportunity to come into the sanctuary and pray for our church, our community, and the world. The dates scheduled are: Thursday, January 18 and Thursday, January 25 at 7:30 PM. If you are unable to make it out those evenings,
Annual Congregational Meal & Meeting January 28 @ 4:30 PM The Annual Congregational Meal & Meeting has been set for Sunday, January 28. We will have a covered dish dinner in the fellowship hall at 4:30 PM followed by the Annual Meeting. The church will provide the meat and drinks. Everyone is asked to bring
2017 St. John’s Adopt-A-Family Remove the tag for the gift you select. On the front of each tag you will find a number. On the table is a sheet listing all the tag numbers. Please write your name beside the number on the sheet that corresponds to the number on your tag. If you are
Hat & Mitten Tree: A tree will be placed in the back of the sanctuary for donations of items to be shared with local children in need at the elementary school. Items being collected include: hats, mittens, gloves, socks, underwear, and scarves. These items will be collected through Dec. 24.
Christmas Eve falls on a Sunday this year. The Sunday morning services will remain at the same times at 8:30 and 10:30. The Christmas Eve Candlelight services will include a contemporary style service at 7:30 PM and a traditional style service at 10:30 PM. We look forward to seeing you!
Lake of Lights—Volunteers Needed The Lake of Lights Committee is looking for volunteers to help set up. The set up dates are the following: November 4 & 5, November 11 & 12, and November 18 & 19. Saturday times for set up are from 9-5 and Sundays times are 1-5. The church is scheduled to
Poinsettia Sale The youth are selling Poinsettias for the Christmas Season starting today in the lobby. Orders can be placed on Sunday mornings or during church office hours, Monday – Friday from 9-1. All proceeds benefit the youth program. Thank you for your support!