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Thoughts for a Blue Christmas

‘Tis the season . . . For many people – especially children – the Christmas holidays are a time of joy and even magic! Joyful reunions with families and friends, boisterous laughter, tables groaning with goodies, gifts shared abound for many – all with a sense of gratitude. For those most mindful of the reason… Read more

Christmas Worship Schedule

SUNDAY MORNING, December 24 – The fourth Sunday of Advent. One service only at 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, no music. No childrens’ church. No Christian education for adults or children. CHRISTMAS EVE, December 24 4:00 p.m. Children’s Pageant with Holy Eucharist 7:00 p.m. Festive Holy Eucharist 9:30 p.m. Festive Holy Eucharist with choral prelude beginning… Read more

Execution Update for November:Take Action to Stop Executions!

Take Action to Stop Executions! Three things YOU can do: 1 – Go to and send an email to Governor Kasich asking him to put a stop to Alva Campbell’s execution, which is scheduled for November 15th. You can also call the Governor’s office at 1-855-782-6925. 2 – Call your state senator and ask him/her to support Senate… Read more

Sermon for 9-10-17

Sermon for 9-10-17 Exodus 12:1-14; Romans 13:8-14; Matthew 18:15-20 The Rev. Maggie Leidheiser-Stoddard St. John’s Episcopal Church in Worthington   How many of you were disturbed by that reading from Exodus this morning?  God’s detailed instructions for slaughtering a lamb, cooking it, and painting its blood on the doorposts… that part is unsettling, but then… Read more

Save the Date! Sept 30 2017

On September 30, 2017 St. John’s Episcopal Church (Worthington) will host a day-long (9:00am – 5:00pm) workshop “Introduction to the Protestant Reformation” to recognize the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s formal complaints – his 95 Theses – to the Church. “Introduction to the Protestant Reformation” will feature a theologically diverse group of 6 speakers (three… Read more

Saturday Suppers at Sue Sheets Home

Sue Sheets will host the next Saturday Suppers at her home 6623 Milbrae Columbus 43235 614-764-1941 or she will be serving Chicken Salad so she would appreciate appetizers, side dish, salad, desserts. Come experience a lovely evening on Sue’s beautiful patio. The date us August 5 Saturday 6:30 If you are submitting for Announcements… Read more