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…

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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: …

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Sermon on the Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany MMXI

“Say to all the congregation of the people of Israel, You shall be holy; for I the LORD your God am holy.”
This morning, beloved in the Lord Jesus Christ, we hear two very difficult lessons on what it is to be holy…on what it is to be Christ-like.
In the Book of Leviticus, the Lord…

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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, that…

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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. The youth put the…

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Sermon- Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany Year A

Most of us here…and especially those of us who have been a part of the parish family for many years, love to hear the pitter-patter of little feet in our halls and in this nave.
Most of us love to hear the laughter of little voices bringing life and vibrancy to this parish.
There are few sights…

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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…

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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 of vocal exercises.”–Tim…

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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…

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