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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!

Easter Egg Hunt – April 15th

There will be an egg hunt & other activities for children up through 5th grade & their families! The fun begins at 9:00 a.m. in the Parish Hall! We will also have some hard-boiled eggs to color.  

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday is March 1, 2017. Come celebrate the beginning of Lent at St. John with worship & communion at 4:30 p.m. & 6:15 p.m. The St. John 5th grade students will be taking their 1st communion at the 6:15 p.m. service.

South Dakota Mission Trip

Who – St. John 6th-12th grade youth and Friends What – Youth/Mission trip When – July 5-10, 2016 Where – Black Hills of South Dakota (Custer, SD.) Why – Faith, Fun, Fellowship, Friendship, Service, Beauty The St. John Youth Board would like to invite any St. John students currently in 6th through 12th grades to join…