Sunday Fall Worship

8:00 am & 10:15 am

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200 South Main Street

Charles City, Iowa


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Latest News


Homecoming Tailgate

3rd annual Homecoming Tailgate Friday, September 26, 2014 Immediately following the Homecoming Parade – 6:30 p.m. St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church 200 S. Main Street St. John is hosting the third annual homecoming tailgate. FREE food, family games, & music.


2014 Photo Directory

It’s time to update our church directory Do you ever see people at church and wonder what their name is? St. John is producing our pictorial family album. There is no cost to be part of the directory, and you will receive a complimentary 8×10 portrait and directory for having your picture taken. Your photo…

Book Club

Book Club Announces 2014 Books

The St. John Book Club announces their 2014 book club reading list. The St. John book club meets the fourth Tuesday of the month in the fireside room. Everyone is welcome.  Books can be picked up the night of the meeting or in the church office. 2014 books March 24th – “An Invisible Thread”  by Laura…

Upcoming Events

Reformation Sunday
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Churcht
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

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

1st & 4th grade Bibles
Oct 26 @ 8:15 am – 11:00 am

During Reformation 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.

Recognition of Deb Hocking
Oct 26 @ 8:15 am – 11:15 am

During Reformation Sunday, St. John will recognize Deb Hocking who retired from St. John Christian Preschool. Deb served  at St. John Christian Preschool as a teacher for the past 24 years.

Stewardship Reverse Offering
Oct 26 @ 8:15 am – 11:30 am

Before we worship with the regular offering we will be passing the offering plates around. They will be filled with slips of paper. Each slip will contain an item needed by the local Food Box. We are asking you to take one slip out of the offering plate, purchase that item during the week, and then bring that item to church on November 2.

Education Hour
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Education Hour includes Sunday School for 3 year olds through 9th grade. Adult Bible study may also be held at this time.

Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Churcht
Oct 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

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

Reformation Movie Night @ Mr & Mrs Hoefer's home
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

All 5th-12th Graders Invited. Snacks provided. Bring a Friend!

Latin Style Fitness
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
St. John New Member Class @ St. John Chapel
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

New member class is for those who would like to become a member of St. John Lutheran Church. Lutherans who are transferring from another ELCA church are welcome to attend but will be invited to new member orientation on November 2nd at 11:30 a.m. in the Chapel.