(Click the links to find out more about our traditions here at St. John)

Wednesdays, November 29 and December 6 and 13 – An Advent study by Max Lucado: “Because of Bethlehem.” Programs also for children and youth. Nursery available for ages 0 to 5.*

Saturday, December 2, 9:00am-12pm – Deck the (Church) Halls! Help us decorate the Christmas Trees in the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall, and enjoy a light Christmas breakfast and Pictures with Santa. We’ll also have ornament crafts and card-writing for veterans and St. John homebound members. Invite a friend to join you! Reservations appreciated but not required. We need all ages to help!

Sunday, December 3 – Worship with us at 11am** on this First Sunday of Advent with the Hanging of the Greens Procession and a special children’s message at the lighting of the Advent Wreath. (9 am service in Chapel.)

Sunday, December 10 – Worship with us on this Second Sunday of Advent at 11am as the Junior Choir leads us in music. (9 am service in Chapel.) (Combined Elementary and Youth Sunday school today in Room 109.)

Sunday, December 17 – Worship with us this Third Sunday of Advent . (9 am service in Chapel.) You are invited to a special Christmas brunch in the Fellowship Hall between 9am and 11am. (Sunday School classes as usual.)

Wednesday, December 20 – The Annual Birthday Party for Jesus held in the choir room after dinner. The children’s choirs present the story of the nativity through story and our most-loved carols. We end with a giant birthday cake!

Sunday, December 24 – Combined Worship service at 11am this Fourth Sunday of Advent. (Combined Elementary and Youth Sunday school today in Room 109.)

Sunday, December 24 – 10:30pm Concerts With a Cause, 11:00 pm Lessons and Carols presented by the St. John Choirs and Guest Orchestra. Come worship the Newborn King! Nursery available.

Monday, December 25 – Tuesday, December 26 – Church offices closed.

Sunday, December 31 – Combined worship service at 11 am. (Sunday School classes as usual at 10am.)


*Nursery is available every Sunday and Wednesday, and even on Christmas Eve!

**Sermon podcast available!