Charles City Homecoming Parade

St. John will have an entry in the 2017 CC Homecoming Parade! We will meet at the Senior Center at 3:45 p.m. on September 22nd. Look for the black truck with the St. John sign! We will walk along with the truck and hand out Pompoms! See you at the parade!

Blessing of the Backpacks

We will have “Blessing of the Backpacks” at both services on September 10th! All students, teachers and support staff are welcome to participate.

Rally Day September 10th

Worship Services will be 8:00 & 10:15 a.m. with a picnic lunch to be served after the 10:15 a.m. service in the Parish Hall. Also, registration for Sunday School & After School will be in the Parish Hall & games for all will be in the blue parking lot.  

Confirmation Faith Statements Interviews

Those students who have finished the third year of our confirmation program are required to write personal faith statements. Please call the office at 228-3397 to sign up for an interview. Also, Kathy in the office needs your Confirmation Bible verse.

Guest Pastor August 7

Sunday, August 7th, Reverend Steve Smith, Chair of Religion & Philosophy/Assistant Professor, Waldorf University, Forest City, IA will be the guest pastor. Apart from the university, Professor Smith teaches in the Lay School of Ministry for the Western Iowa Synod of the ELCA. In this program he has taught an introduction to the Bible and…

Golf Outing Wrap Up

Golfing with Friends ! The St. John Stewardship Board would like to thank all of the members of St. John and nonmembers who came out and helped support the Floyd county Cancer Friends (FCCF) by golfing in the St. John Annual Golf Outing.  We would also like to thank Thrivent Financial, all of our hole sponsors,…

Do You Knit or Crochet?

There has been a large quantity of yarn donated to the Do Day Quilters. If you would like to use some to knit/crochet hats, scarves or mittens for Coats for Kids contact Kathy in the office at 228-3397.

Vacation Bible School

St. John’s Vacation Bible School will be Friday, June 3rd from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. & Saturday June 4th from 9:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Our theme this year is “Deep Sea Discovery-God is With Me Wherever I Go.” Cost is $5.00 /child and registration forms can be picked up in the church office.

Stewardship Board Bowling For Bible Camps

Stewardship Board invites everyone to join them on June 11th for a Bowling & Pizza fundraiser! We will bowl from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Cost: $15.00/person & a maximum of $75.00/family. Shoes, 2 games of bowling & pizza are included (drinks on your own). Proceeds will go to the Bible camp registration fund to…

Women’s Ministry Garden Art Event

The Women’s Ministry will be holding a Garden Art Event on Thursday, April 21st at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $5.00. Please see the April newsletters or bulletins for what you need to bring. Sign-up in the office by April 18th. Space is limited!