St. John’s Children’s Choirs and Chime Choir
Begins Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Choir Dinner available in the Parish Hall from 5:30-6:45pm.
PreK-Kindergarteners meet from 6pm-6:30pm.
1st– 3rd Graders meet from 6:30-7pm.
Organized activities in the Parish Hall for choristers not in rehearsal from 6pm-7pm.
Chime Choir meets from 7pm-8pm.
Sunday Musicians Kick-Off Event
Thursday, September 8, 7-8pm
Open to singers and/or instrumentalists interested in leading congregational song. These musicians rehearse Sunday mornings before the service. Bring a dish to pass, meet new friends, reconnect with old ones, and learn about this joyful way to participate in our weekly services.
Sunday Morning Schedule
Beginning Sunday, September 11
9:00am Service of Holy Eucharist with Children’s Chapel
10:00am Sermon Discussion/Coffee Hour
10:10am Sunday School/Godly Play
11:00am Service of Holy Eucharist
Sunday Morning at both services
Sunday, September 11
2023 Youth Pilgrims
Begins Sunday, September 11, 12:30-2pm
The Youth Pilgrimage is the culmination of two years of preparation and fundraising. The pilgrimage trip is an opportunity for spiritual reflection, growth and the chance to live in community. It is open to youth who have completed 9th grade or older the year that it takes place.
5 – 8th Grade Youth Group
Begins Sunday, September 11, 6:00-7:00pm
Meets most Sundays. Meeting times can vary depending on the activities planned.
Begins Tuesday, September 13, 12:15-12:50pm
We offer a weekly Eucharist in the Chapel. During the liturgy of the Word, we have a lively conversation about scripture, offer our prayers verbally to God, and then continue with the liturgy of the table. We conclude by 12:50 so people can get back to work.
Begins Wednesday, September 14, 12-1pm
Our book selection is Poet Warrior by Joy Harjo, which blends memoir and poetry. We will meet on Zoom. Please contact Ginny Jacobson for details.
Thursday Book Discussion Group
Begins Thursday, September 15, 7-8pm
Our first book of the year will be “Do I stay Christian?” by Brian D McLaren. Join us on Zoom (contact Rex for the link) for a lively discussion.
In-Reach Ministry Fair
Sunday, September 18, 10-11am
St. John’s will be having Ministry Fairs to share with parishioners the many ways our parish engages with God and God’s Creation, both within the boundaries of our Sheridan Avenue location and further afield, with our neighbors in Linden Hills, the Twin Cities, Minnesota, our nation and the world.
New Member Inquirer’s Class
Sundays, September 25 & October 2, 10-11am
During these meetings, we will tell you about our life and ministry at St. John’s. Our goal isn’t to persuade you to join our parish; rather, we want to give you enough information so you can better decide if St. John’s is the right spiritual home for you.
St. John’s Open Mic
Begins Friday, September 30, 7-8pm
A performance/presentation opportunity. This family friendly event is hosted by various St. John’s luminaries on the final Friday of select months.