Announcements

Our Next Rector

We are delighted to share with you that the Vestry of St. John’s, following the recommendation of the Search Committee, has called The Rev. Amanda Knouse to be the next Rector of St. John’s. Pastor Knouse will begin her ministry among us on July 1. Pastor Knouse is a native of Central Pennsylvania. She has…

Gift cards for St. John’s college students

We are collecting gift cards and letters of encouragement to send to our St. John’s college students as they prepare for finals. If you would like to participate, please give cards to Karen DiPace or Mary Ellen Kilp by Sunday, December 2. Suggested $10-$20 gift cards: Amazon, Target, coffee or food chains. Our students: Aiden…

Parish Meeting Reminder

All are encouraged to attend St. John’s 165th Parish Meeting, Sunday, November 11 from 9:15 to 10 a.m. in the Parish Hall. The agenda for the meeting includes reports on:’ Parish finances Capital campaign Search committee efforts to find a permanent rector The most important item of the agenda is the election of candidates for St. John’s…

Search Survey: please complete by July 8

This is a gentle (but imploring) reminder/request to submit your completed Search Survey by Sunday, July 8 at midnight. Please see Leslie’s message below for details. Thanks! + + + Dear St. John’s Parishioners, By now, you have either picked up your Search Survey at church or received it in the mail. The survey, which…

Search Survey due by July 8

Dear St. John’s Parishioners, By now, you have either picked up your Search Survey at church or received it in the mail. The survey, which takes about 15 minutes to complete, will provide information on our current feelings about St. John’s and our needs for a new rector. It is our hope that every person will complete…

Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show

All are invited to a Spaghetti Dinner, Talent Show and Silent Auction, Saturday, April 7 at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 321 W. Chestnut Street, Lancaster. The dinner and silent auction begin at 6 p.m. in the Parish Hall. A talent show will follow at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Silent auction bids close by 8:30…