Ash Wednesday is March 6th at 7:00 PM and will follow a format similar to previous years: there’s a time to receive the ashes, Communion, and an anointing. Lent is a season of fasting, but we want to make sure our fasting is true and right (see Isaiah 58). As such, our Ash Wednesday will
I’ve heard it said that the world needs more music. I’ve also heard it said that our church needs more potlucks. So, we’re combining the two! Come enjoy the perfect pair of music and food on February 24 at 4:00 PM. We’ll have a sharing of musical talent with a potluck following. We need people
The Annual Congregational Meeting will be held Sunday, January 27 at 11:30 AM in the sanctuary. Following the meeting, please join us for a time of fellowship with a potluck lunch. Everyone is asked to bring a dish to share. If you have any reports to submit for the annual meeting booklet, please turn them
On January 6 following BOTH services we will be taking down the Christmas decoration and putting them away.If you are able, please stay to help.
The youth and interested church members will be the Live Nativity at the Lake of Lights on Sunday, December 16 from 6-9 pm. Plan on coming out to support them or get involved. Mark your calendars!!
The Taste of the Seasons Piano Concert was the kick-off for our Reverse Advent Calendar to help “Angels for the Elderly”. Boxes are available for you to take home if you would like to participate. It’s a simple concept….. rather than open a box each day on an Advent calendar and take out a goodie,
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.
Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to ring the bell at TSC (Tractor Supply Company) in Kenton on Saturdays starting 11/24 – 12/22 from 10 am – 7 pm. Volunteers can take 1-2 hour shifts or a group could sponsor a day. A sign-up sheet will be in the back of the church sanctuary. See
We will be decorating the church on November 25, following BOTH services. Some areas outside of the sanctuary can be decorated following the first service. Plan to stay and adorn the church in preparation for the birth of Christ. Luncheon to follow decorating after the second service. Come out for a great time of fellowship
A Taste of the Seasons On Sunday, November 18, we’ll be having a piano concert at 3:00 PM. The program will last approximately 1 hour with several types of music being performed by Teresa (Secord) Broseke. Styles of music to be shared include patriotic, secular music, arrangements of hymns, blues/jazz, as well as Thanksgiving
The Community Thanksgiving Dinner, sponsored by Helping Hands Outreach will be held Thanksgiving Day, November 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. John’s Evangelical Church Fellowship Hall. Anyone is welcome to come eat at no charge. Help is needed for people to cook and debone turkeys that have been donated (turkey can be picked up at
We are still waiting for information from Helping Hands. Please watch the bulletin for deadlines. As soon as we do, we will place the lists at the back of the sanctuary. St. John’s is partnering once again with Helping Hands to make sure that the children of our community have a nice Christmas. If you