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Choral Evensong for Lent

Sunday, March 18 at 5:00 p.m. (prelude beginning at 4:45) Choral Evensong has long been an important part of our Anglican heritage. This quiet, meditative, music-filled service incorporates elements of drama and ritual that nourish our spiritual lives. The choir will sing contemporary chant-based settings of the canticles by Bob Moore and Carlos R. Messerli,… Read more

Vestry Election

St. John’s Parish Elections for Junior Warden (2 year term) and four new Vestry Members (3 year term) will be held on Sunday February 11th and 18th. The Polls will be open in the Atrium for at least 15 minutes before and after each service. Results of the election will be announced and become effective… Read more

2018 Fall Women’s Retreat

SAVE THE DATE:The Women’s Retreat this year will be Oct 5 –6th and it will be held at the Transfiguration Spirituality Center in Cincinnati, OH. Our Facilitator once again will be Sister Maxine Shonk. Maxine Shonk is a Dominican Sister of Peace and is a native of Lancaster Ohio. Her experiences include teaching or administration… Read more

Thank You for Joining Our Journey to Generosity!

Our JOURNEY TO GENEROSITY fall pledge program culminated last week on Consecration Sunday, with many parishioners offering their 2018 pledge forms during the worship service and then gathering to celebrate at the potluck meal after church. Many thanks to Ted Dziemianowicz, Nancy Elkington, and their Vestry assistants for the delicious egg casserole and lunch entree,… Read more

Please Get Your Pledge Form In!

Pledge forms were due this past Sunday, so this is a gentle reminder to please get your pledge submitted. The Vestry needs to know what commitments of financial support they can expect in 2018, so if you haven’t yet done so, please return your completed pledge form as soon as possible, either by mail or… Read more

Thanksgiving Food Drive

St Johns will be collaborating with the Mid-Ohio Workers Association to provide food for Thanksgiving dinners delivered to those who are in need. We have two Sundays to bring in food items, November 5 and 12th A bin labeled “Thanksgiving Foods” will be provided under the tables in the atrium. There are 3 items requested;… Read more