Worship service is each Sunday at 9:00 a.m. Communion will be celebrated the 1st & 3rd Sunday.

Worship will be live streamed on YouTube & St. John website each Sunday. The service will also record during live streaming & can be viewed after 10:00 a.m.     

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Live Streaming Link

Above is the link to the April 2, 2023, Palm/Passion worship service at 9:00 a.m.

Youth Palm Sunday Breakfast

YOUTH PALM/PASSION SUNDAY BREAKFAST April 2nd – from 8:00 – 11:30 a.m. Menu: eggs, ham, hash browns, pancakes, cinnamon rolls, juice, milk, and coffee (Free will donation goes to youth serving the meal!)

Church Secretary Job Description

Church Secretary Job Description 2023 Click the link above to view the job description for the St. John Lutheran Secretarial position.

Grief Share at St. John

GriefShare provides help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend. Sessions will be led by St. John members in a warm, caring environment.  The program itself will begin February 28 at 6:30 PM and run every Tuesday for 13 weeks. There is no cost to attend. Weekly topics include:…

Wednesday Night Suppers

Wednesday Night Supper during Lent will be 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.! Cost is $5.00/adult & students preschool through 12th grade are free courtesy of Stewardship Board’s Kans for Kids project. March 29th menu: Pork loin sandwiches, tater tots, chocolate chip cookies.

Sunday Bulletin

April 2, 2023 Palm Sunday Click on April 2, 2023, Palm Sunday to see and even print the bulletin for the worship service. The service will be recorded & live streamed at 9:00 a.m. Watch on our YouTube channel or listen to the broadcast at 9:00 a.m. on KCHA 95.9 FM and can be viewed…

Council & Board Minutes

February 2023 Council & Board Minutes Click above to view Council & Boards meeting minutes.

Upcoming Events

Palm/Passion Sunday
Apr 2 all-day
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Worship with Communion

Education Hour
Apr 2 @ 10:05 am – 11:05 am

The Education Hour at St. John includes Sunday School and any Adult Bible studies. Sunday School begins at 10:05 a.m.

Buildings & Grounds
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grief Share @ Chapel
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Grief Share is a 13-week program that provides help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend. February 21st is orientation. There is no cost to attend.

Do Day Quilters @ Choir room
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wednesday Night Supper @ St. John Lutheran Parish Hall
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Trinity Choir
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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 Group
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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.

Maundy Thursday
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm