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Wisdom Calls (Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31) Father’s Day

School is out and, in the northern hemisphere at least, summer stretches ahead, full of the promise of rest and warmth, rejuvenation and wonder. Maybe you are youthful, and the promise of summer break is so new and fresh for … Continue reading

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Strengthen the Church Offering to be Collected on June 23

The offering for Strengthen the Church will be collected on Sunday, June 23.  Envelopes and information materials will be placed in the June 16 church bulletins.  Your offering to Strengthen the Church supports the expansion of ministry and growth of … Continue reading

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Gathered and Scattered (Acts 2:1-21)

What was that morning like?  Jesus’ friends and followers gathered in a sad, small circle as they had every day in those confusing days after they thought Jesus had finally left them for good.  Outside, it was a holiday and … Continue reading

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Summer Hours Begin June 2

Our summer worship schedule will begin on Sunday, June 2, at 10 a.m.  Adult Christian Education classes will meet at 9 a.m.

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Calling All Musicians

During the summer months the St. John’s choir members are on hiatus.  If you, or someone you know, is musically talented and would like to offer special music for a worship service during the months of June through August, please … Continue reading

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Church Camp Registration Forms Available

Registration forms are available for Templed Hills, our UCC church camp, from Pastor Carol. If you have never attended grandparents camp with your grandchild(ren), Pastor Carol highly recommends it. Please see her to learn of her wonderful memories and experiences … Continue reading

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This Week at St. John’s UCC

Centering Words for June 16:  Spirit of truth, you open to us the Word of life and help us to see the possibilities of each day. Guide us now that we may hear your truth and embody it. As we … Continue reading

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Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen

If you would like to volunteer for helping serve at Our Daily Bread soup kitchen in Lima on Tuesday,  May 28, 2019,  please sign up on the bulletin board in the sanctuary.  Helpers are always welcome.

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Facebook Page

You are missing out on a super way to advertise our church if you are not sharing with many of your other Facebook friends St. John’s Facebook page.  There are many interesting articles posted every day.  “Friend” all of your … Continue reading

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