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Vestry Nominees

Hello St. John’s Family, Interested in running for Vestry? Now is the time. Vestry nominees will be accepted through October with elections taking place at our annual meeting on Sunday, November 1st. If you are interested in finding out more information about this opportunity to serve, please read: Vestry Nominees.  God’s Peace!

Pastoral Note

Dear St. John’s Family, I pray this note finds you well. I am writing to inform you that friend and parishioner, Jim Dohren, died this afternoon. Jim fought the good fight for so long and inspired so many of us. I ask for your prayers on behalf of Susan and their family as they grieve…

Sign Up for July 5th Worship Service!

There are multiple ways to stay connected as we navigate re-entry. For those of you, desiring to stay home please join us for worship on our YouTube page Sundays at 10:15AM. In addition, check our Facebook page often for information, prayers, ministry opportunities, etc. For those desiring to worship in person, a sign up sheet is…

Pastoral Note

Greetings St. John’s, I pray this email finds you well. I’m writing with a heavy heart to inform you that beloved parishioner, Michael Frantz, died early this morning, June 25th. Michael is one of the most gracious and loving people many of us have had the privilege of knowing. Please keep Michael’s wife, Kathy, and…

Pastoral Note

Greetings St. John’s, I pray this message finds you all well. I am writing to inform you that long time parishioner and friend, Shirley McGee, died this past Thursday, April 23. Shirley was a member of St. John’s for over 80 faithful years! A Celebration of her Life and Ministry will take place here at…

Checking In

Dear St. John’s, I pray this note finds you healthy and hopeful. We are a little over a week into social distancing, so I wanted to touch base to see how you are and to give you a few updates regarding life here at St. John’s. Our office remains “open”, with some modifications. We are…

Temporary Suspension of Community Breakfast

Greetings St. John’s, As the pandemic continues to sweep across the country and world, 1st Reformed has decided to temporarily suspend Community Breakfast. We will not be serving the third Saturday of the month. Despite the suspension of Community Breakfast, there are a number of ministries that are preparing to-go meals for those in greatest…

Music from our Minister of Music, Paul Reese

Dear St John’s Family, After seeing the movie 1917 in January, I’ve had plans to sing Wayfaring Stranger during Lent. Sunday, March 15th was the day it was programmed, and the more I think about it, the more Providential was that choice.  Back in January, I had no way of knowing about either the Corona…