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 Sunday, December 11, 2022, worship & Sunday School Christmas program at 9:00 a.m.

Sunday School Christmas Program

On December 11th at the 9:00 a.m. worship service the St. John Sunday School will present their Christmas program! There will be a “Cookie Reception” in the Parish Hall following the service.

Music Sunday December 18th

Join St. John in celebrating the music of the season on Sunday, December 18, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. “Waiting for Bethlehem’s Light” features:  choir, instrumentalists, piano/organ duet, scripture readings Join us in the Parish Hall after the service for coffee & a treat!

Christmas Eve Worship

Saturday, December 24, 2022, St. John will be celebrating Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship with communion at 4:00 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. The 4:00 p.m. worship service will be live streamed!  All are welcome!  

Wednesday Night Suppers

Wednesday Night Supper is from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Cost is $5.00/adult & students preschool through 12th grade are free courtesy of Stewardship Board’s Kans for Kids project. December 14th menu: Swiss steak, mashed potatoes & gravy, sweet potato casserole, dessert    

Taking Faith Home

12-11-22 12-4-22 Click the link above to access the reading sheet.

Sunday Bulletin

December 11, 2022 Click on December 11, 2022, 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 on our Facebook page.

Upcoming Events

Sunday School Christmas Program
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Sunday School Christmas program will be during the 10:15 a.m. worship hour in the Sanctuary.

Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Youth Board
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cookie Reception
Dec 11 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Come to the Parish Hall to enjoy a cookie and drink after the Sunday School Christmas program!

Finance Board
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Finance Board meets in the Chapel

Church Council
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Via Teleconference

St. John After School @ 3rd Floor, St. John Lutheran
Dec 14 @ 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
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
St. John Confirmation program
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Confirmation is designed for 7th, 8th & 9th grade students. St. John has 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.

Tone Chime practice
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm