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 veteran’s group has suspended meetings at this time.  Roy will keep in contact with the group.  Watch for further updates. 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...
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What shall we do about a number of things going forward?

Worship is still on Facebook Live at 9:45 each Sunday. Council and Pastor and Worship Team are in conversation regularly on the virus numbers in Washington County, and are weighing the benefits and risks of gathering in person. We very much look forward to the day we can do that...
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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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Time to Sign Up for Camp

Crossways Camps offers so many opportunities for kids, youth, families & adults to ‘get away’ and get a faith-boost and a joy-boost!  Confirmation and younger students will attend camp the week of July 5-10.  Crossways is offering a Family Camp Weekend June 26-28 at...
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