Sunday Worship Times

8:00 a.m. & 10:15 a.m.

Education Hour 9:05 a.m.

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200 South Main Street

Charles City, Iowa


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Christmas Child Shoeboxes

It’s Operation Christmas Child gift time!  Boxes will be available in the Narthex October 22nd.  You may designate your box for a girl or boy for one of the following age  groups:  2-4 years, 5-10 years, or 10-14 years. Fill the box with gifts, fun toys, school supplies–a list of gift suggestions is available at:….


Wednesday Night Suppers

Wednesday Night Supper is from 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Cost is $4.00/adult & $2.00/students. October 18th Menu: Pork loin, ranch potatoes, green beans, peach crisp


Fall Festival – Stewardship board

On Reformation Sunday, October 29th, the Stewardship board is planning a Fall Festival. They are planning a simple meal, music for entertainment, and some activities for the children. They are also planning to hold a Silent Auction. Auction items are donated by the congregation and will be either hand made goods, food items or services….

Upcoming Events

St. John Confirmation program
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Confirmation is designed for 7th, 8th & 9th grade students. St. John has a “University style” program. Each student takes a 6 week course each time period with required and optional courses. For more information contact Laurie Heidebrink at 228-3397.

Trinity Choir
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Trinity Choir is for everyone 7th grade through adults who would like to sing and “make a joyous noise” to the Lord! Join us in this music ministry!

Prayer Shawl Ministry
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Anyone interested in knitting or crocheting is invited to begin making a prayer shawl or lap robe. We are planning on using the third Thursday morning each month starting on November 17th 9-11 a.m. As a knit/crochet group.  We can maybe even teach beginners to knit or crochet.

1st & 4th grade Bibles
Oct 22 @ 7:50 am – 11:00 am

During this special Sunday, at either the 8:00 a.m. or the 10:15 a.m. services, the St. John 1st & 4th grade students will receive Bibles.

Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

St. John has a communion service on the 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month.

Education Hour
Oct 22 @ 9:05 am – 10:05 am

The Education Hour at St. John includes Sunday School and any Adult Bible studies. Sunday School begins at 9:05 a.m.

Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Oct 22 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Worship with Communion is held on the 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month

Cub Scouts @ Parish Hall
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Book Club @ Fireside Room, St. John Lutheran
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Women’s Bible Study @ Chapel
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

They are studying “James Mercy Triumphs”