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Charles City, Iowa


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Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church will be held on January 18, 2015 at 1:00 PM in the Parish Hall.

Weather Cancellation Policy for Wednesday Activities

Reminder- if Public school is cancelled or dismissed early on a Wednesday because of bad weather, we will also be canceling our Wednesday night activities. This means NO After School Program, Supper, Confirmation, Choirs, etc.


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

Cub Scouts
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Book Club @ Fireside Room, St. John Lutheran
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jan 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
St. John After School @ 3rd Floor, St. John Lutheran
Jan 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

The After School program is for children in preschool through 5th grade. They meet once a week and provide a safe, Christian based program. The kids have a snack, watch a video and do fun craft activities.

Wednesday Night Supper @ St. John Lutheran Parish Hall
Jan 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Carol Choir
Jan 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Carol Choir is for students in grades 1st through 6th grade. Carol Choir is led by Mr. Erik Hoefer

Wind Ensemble
Jan 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Wind Ensemble is a mixed group of brass & reed instruments led by Dr. David Schweizer.

St. John Confirmation program
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Confirmation is designed for 7th, 8th & 9th grade students. This year St. John has implemented 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
Jan 28 @ 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!

Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Dartball is a church league playing on Wednesday nights. The team travels to local churches and also has home meets.