Ulong’a Parish Update

We received a nice update from the dear, retired Doctor at Ulong’a parish, that they have received the $2000 we were able to send them from Noisy Offerings, our abbreviated Lent offerings, and a special gift from a friend of St. John’s....
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Outreach for Hope Bike Ride

The Outreach for Hope 2020 Ride/Run/Walk is going virtual!  What does that mean, exactly? Bikers, runners and walkers are invited to remotely participate in 25 fitness and fundraising challenges in honor of Outreach for Hope’s 25th anniversary. You decide the time and place of...
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LWR Kits and Quilts

Each year we send quilts & personal care kits around the world to help those in need.  Thank you to all our quilters who have been working all year on quilts, most working at home during the pandemic!  Ruth Circle assembles personal care kits in fall and are in need of items...
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St. John’s Veterans Group

Our Veterans Group is updating the Veteran’s Board at Church.  Part of the   “updating” is having an updated list of Veterans that are past or present members of St. John’s Lutheran Church.  Another part of the updating is having a 3 ring binder, near the Veterans...
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What shall we do about a number of things going forward?

Drive-in Worship continues Saturdays at 5:00. Sunday 9:45 service is indoors, with masks. (We’re monitoring the virus and recommendations carefully, and if it seems best to move this back outdoors, we will.) Facebook Live carries worship at 9:45 (or you can watch that anytime...
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“Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat”

The Fireside Theater in Fort Atkinson is presenting “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” from September 10 – October 25, 2020.  There are some that have expressed an interest in attending.  We would like to offer this to everyone and possibly get a group...
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Easter Flowers

We will beautify our sanctuary again for Easter with Easter flowers. You can sign up to order flowers in honor or memory of a loved one.  You can choose from Lilies – $7, Tulips, Daffodils, & Hyacinths – $8, Easter Egg Mums – $11.  See the sign up...
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St. John’s is a Learning Church!

Thanks to everyone who filled out the brief survey in one of the February service bulletins which asked  “What can we learn together in 2020 about being Christian? About being Church in the world? About our neighbors?” – and offered some possible topics and issues and...
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Annual Meeting Update

Council Members:  We elected Tracey Jackson, Scott Kinter (Vice President), and Leanne Runnells.  They serve with George Liberatore (President), Pam Stahl (Secretary), Scott Dechant, Angela Bins, Tim Kiernan, and Bill Berholtz, (Joel & Wendy Heidtke serve as...
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Thank you for Using the Suggestion Box!

Several folks expressed concern about the “Children’s Space” up front in the sanctuary, especially when it gets a bit noisy there! It’s intended to be a space where a wiggly child in the pew can be a quiet, content, child on the floor-included in worship, and not confined to the...
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