This Week’s Sermon




Dear St. John’s …




Sunday, August 12







    8:30 a.m. in the Chapel


10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary






READING:   2 Timothy 1:1-14 (The Message)


MESSAGE:   “Dear St. John’s … “         Allie Williams, Director of Ministries

for Children, Youth & Families








8:30 a.m.


Lay Reader:  John Rasmus


Usher:  Joan Peschka and John Rasmus



10:00 a.m.


Lay Reader:  Garth Leigh


Ushers:  Gary Fischer, Wes Shumate, Drew Brought, Jack Dunbar




Please join us in the Rotunda following the 10:00 a.m. worship service for refreshments and fellowship!





Adult Sunday Morning Studies 9:30 a.m.  | ON SUMMER BREAK




Modern Christianity (Guice Library)


Study & Sunday Coffee -   Join us in September!  The Modern Christianity class is a casual, fellowship-oriented group that focuses our discussions on applying Christian beliefs to modern culture and contemporary issues.  Our next endeavor will be the “Disciple Fast Track, an adaptation of the original, bestselling Disciple Bible Study.  It “…provides a viable option for busy people seeking comprehensive engagement over time with the entire biblical text.”  Please feel free to join us and the discussion – everyone is welcome!  Join us when we return from Summer Break on September 9, at 9:30am in Guice Library for conversation, coffee, and fellowship.

Lead by Todd Gardner 



Pathways & Story Tellers Classes (Room 205)


 THIS WEEK:  ON SUMMER BREAK.  Join us September 9 in Room 205 at 9:30 a.m. as we begin a new study following Summer Break

Lead by Cheri Leigh



Children & Youth Sunday School | ON SUMMER BREAK 




St. John’s Summer Movies Series will include movies such as “Veggie Tales” and “Box the Bear.”  Snacks will be provided. Children will be dismissed from the 10:45 a.m. worship service and will return to the Sanctuary on Communion Sundays.


To volunteer to help, please contact Allie Williams:


YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL for grades 6 – 12 meets at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday in the Youth Lounge (lower level).  Video-based lessons and lively discussions. 


GOD QUEST SUNDAY SCHOOL for children ages 5 through 5th grade, meets each week at 9:30 a.m. on the second floor of the Education Building.


JAM* SUNDAY SCHOOL for Pre-schoolers ages 3 through 5  meets every Sunday during the 10:45 a.m. church service.  Children attend the worship service with their parents and leave  for JAM with their leaders following the “Children’s Moment.”




*Jesus and Me”

A Nursery is provided for infants and toddlers during the 10:45 a.m. worship service.