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Come on May 9th to the Mother’s Day Arts and Crafts Fair at St. John’s from 10am-3pm! There will be high tea, live music, many wonderful crafts to buy, and a tour of our famous Connick windows. We hope to see you there!

St. John’s Happenings


News from the Centre Street Food Pantry:   We are preparing for summer already!  We’re starting to stock up for summer when families might need a bit of extra support with their children at home for 3 meals a day, plus snacks. Suggestions to donate: coffee, cereal, peanut butter, jelly, canned fruit, juice boxes and diapers.  Please leave your donations on the bench in the upper hall.  Thank you!

The Reverend Robert H. Schoeck is our Celebrant and Preacher at the 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Service, Rite II this Sunday, May 10, 2015.  Child Care will be provided.

Church School NewsThis Sunday, May 10the children will be discussing the Parable of the Leaven.  The children will start in church for the 10AM service and be dismissed to Sunday School after the first hymn. Godly Play is offered for children 4 years old through 2nd grade. Older children (3rd – 6th grade) will assist with the younger children and participate in the activities. Child care is available for younger children. If you are interested in having your child(ren) attend Sunday School, willing to volunteer or have ideas about the program, please contact Jennifer Morgan at

Coffee Hour Sign-Up Sheet for April – June is posted on the Parish Office door.  Please take the time to sign up – we have a few more Sundays available!  Participating in this fun part of fellowship at St. John’s is easier than you think!  If you are interested in hosting one, there are plenty of veteran coffee hour providers who can guide you and answer your questions. Thank you!

St. John’s Gift and Thrift Shop:  Mark your calendar – the half-price sale at the shop will be Saturday, May 30th, 11am-4pm, and the final pay day will be June 6th.  Come in to shop and to say hello!


Saturday, May 9 

9:00-11:00 am  Zen Group Meeting (in Church)

10:00 am – 3:00 pm  St. John’s Arts and Crafts Fair

       11:00 am – 4:00 pm  Gift & Thrift Shop (lower hall)      

Sunday, May 10   

8:00 am  Contemplative Eucharist, Rite II

10:00 am  Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Celebrant and Preacher: The Reverend Robert H. Schoeck

5:00 pm  OA Group Meeting (upper hall)

Tuesday, May 12  

   2:00-5:00 pm  Trumpet Lessons (lower hall)

Thursday, May 14

         7:30 pm  Choir Rehearsal (upper hall)

Saturday, May 16 

9:00-11:00 am  Zen Group Meeting (upper hall)

       11:00 am – 4:00 pm  Gift & Thrift Shop (lower hall)      

Sunday, May 17   

8:00 am  Contemplative Eucharist, Rite II

10:00 am  Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Celebrant and Preacher: The Reverend Mark D. W. Edington

5:00 pm  OA Group Meeting (upper hall)

         5:00 pm  Confirmation Class  (@St. Paul’s)


Sunday, May 10, 2015   

Eucharistic Minister:  Edward Dunar  –  1 John 5:1-6

Lector:  Libby Seaman  –  Acts 10:44-48

Gospel Reading: John 15:9-17

Acolyte:  Christian Groh

Altar Guild:  Libby Seaman

Ushers:  Aram Raissi, Jeff Barrell

Collection:  Christopher Carter, Kevin McGee

Coffee Hour: Ronan & Katie

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