Help with Japan

Of your charity prayers are asked for the people of Japan, there has been the loss of many lives, extensive damage and destruction.   If you desire to assist in a tangible way, Episcopal Relief and Development is supporting rescue and relief efforts by Nippon Sei Ko Kei (NSKK – the Anglican Church in Japan).  Gifts…

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Vote for Claudia’s T-Shirt Design!

Our own Claudia Vial is one of the finalists to win the T-shirt design contest for Camp Bratton-Green (the Episcopal Church Camp of our Diocese).  If Claudia’s design gets enough votes, hers will be the official T-shirt for camp this summer!  So, be sure to click here and vote for her design!  (it’s design number…

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Wednesday Nights during Lent

Every Wednesday night during Lent, the parish will gather together for devotion, fellowship and education. Beginning at 5:30pm, Stations of the Cross will be offered in the main church.  Stations of the Cross is an ancient devotion that follows Jesus from His arrest to His being placed in the tomb.  Originally, the Stations of the…

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2011 Honduras Medical Mission Update

Thanks be to God for the work of the 2011 Honduras Medical Mission~ We want to first thank everyone for their prayers last week while we were out of the country. Secondly, we want to report the work completed by our team. The team suffered from a few things out of our control: we went…

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First Communion Classes

First Communion Classes for children during Lent In the last years, there has been a good bit of confusion over when a child should start taking communion. Up until the 1979 Book of Common Prayer, a person was not allowed to receive Holy Communion until they were confirmed. With the advent of the ‘new’ prayerbook,…

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Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner Tuesday Evening, March 8th 5:30-7:00pm Donations accepted at the door. Join us for our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner benefiting the E.Y.C.’s fundraising efforts for their summer mission trip to the Ozark mountains to build and repair housing for the elderly and poor. The dinner is a tremendous amount of fun….

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Parish Dinner tonight 2/16

Join us this tonight night for our February parish dinner. At the dinner we will look at the real Saint Valentine and be serenaded with a few romantic classics. A nursery will be provided and there will be activities for the kids. Come on out, share a meal, and learn more about your faith. Menu:…

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Music at St. John’s

Emily Hindrichs, soprano,with Lois Leventhal, piano Sunday afternoon, February 27, 3:00 p.m. “…soprano Emily Hindrichs dispatched exuberant, high-flown lines with a winning ease…” –Steve Smith, The New York Times “To this taste, she had the finest voice — firm, full, lustrous, agile and distinctive — and her coloratura passages sometimes took on the disembodied quality…

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Children’s Chapel

Thank you to those who have volunteered to help Crystal Nail and Phyllis Johnson with our Children’s Chapel program. This has been a huge undertaking for the two of them and now we need your help. Please call Crystal (601-319-7283) or the church office (601-428-7252) and sign up to volunteer 45 minutes of your time…

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